Marie Hermann

I am interested in the dialogue between the functional object and the ideas generated when these objects are subverted. I am hoping to create openness and an element of ambiguity, so that the viewer will bring his own history and memories to the work.

Born  1979, Copenhagen, Denmark

 Royal College of Art, MA, London
2003-07  Studio Manager to Edmund de Waal, London
2000-03  University of Westminster, BA Ceramics, London       
1999  Skolen for Billedkunst, Copenhagen, DK

  Annie og Otto Johs. Detlefs’ Keramikpris
Danish craft
2009  The Danish Arts Foundation
Augustinus Fonden
Frimodt- Heineke Fonden
Grosserer L.F. Foghts Fond
Knud Højgaards Fond
2007  Oticon Fonden

Solo exhibitions
  Galerie Nec, Hong Kong
2012  Galerie Nec, Paris , France
2011  Echo Chamber, Schein-Joseph International Museum of Ceramic Art, NY, USA
2010  Stillness in the Glorious Wilderness, Matin Gallery, L.A, USA
Kabinett 3 Devening Gallery, Chicago, USA
2007  A Joyful Gathering of a Defenceless Legion, Matin Gallery, L.A, USA
To the Legion of the Lost, SIXpm, project space, London
2006  The Only Thing I Can Think About is Yellow, Egg Gallery, London, UK
2005 Matin gallery, USA

Selected group exhibitions
  From Denmark with Love, Ampersand House and Gallery, Belgium
Collect, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
CCA, London, UK
Sofa, New York, USA
2011   "Forty for 40”,  Lemberg Gallery , MI, USA
Collect, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK 
Overthrown, Denver Art Museum, Colorado, USA
Inger Molin Gallery, Sweden
Collect, Saatchi Gallery, Cultural Connections, London
Gahlberg Gallery, McAninch Arts Center, Glen Ellyn, IL, USA
New Departures, New Transitions, N'Namdi Center for Contemporary Art, Detroit, USA
2010  På Tværs, Copenhagen, DK
Multiplemix Devening projects, Chicago, USA
Stop Start Repeat, The Anton Art Center, USA
The Butter Projects, MI, USA
27AD Gallery, Italy
2009  Devening projects, Chicago, USA
Jingdezhen International Ceramic Exhibition, China
Mint Gallery, London, UK
Keramikmuseum Westerwald, Germany
Egg Gallery, London, UK
Royal College of Art, degree show, London, UK
2008  Sir John Soanes Museum, London, UK 
2007  Royal College of Art, London, UK
Drud & Køppe Gallery, Copenhagen, DK
2006  Gallery Nørby, Copenhagen, DK
Joanna Bird Gallery, London, UK
Harley Gallery, UK
2006  Origin, London, UK
Henley Art Space / Cultural Connection, U.K

Statens Kunstfond, DK
The Denver Art Museum, USA
Jingdezhen Ceramic Art Museum, China
The Rothschild Collection, Waddesdon Manor, UK

Overthrown, Denver Art Museum
Cooper, Emmanuel, Contemporary Ceramics; an International Perspective, Thames & Hudson 2009
Stillness in the Glorious Wilderness, 2010 




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