Heidi Hove

About me

Industry Arts
Occupation Artist
Location Copenhagen V, Denmark
Introduction Heidi Hove (b. 1976) is an interdisciplinary artist, who lives and works in Copenhagen (DK). In 2007, she graduated from Funen Art Academy (DK) and California College of Arts (US). She has exhibited her works in various contexts in Europe and the United States such as The Turku Biennial 2013 (FI), Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art in Copenhagen (DK) and The Art Laboratory Berlin (DE). Besides that, she has produced a number of public artworks, such as a giant ‘welcoming’ light sculpture in the desert near Bledsoe, Texas (US), and a historical town gate for a thoroughfare in the heterogeneous neighborhood of Ålekistevej in Vanløse (DK). Recent awards include working grants from The Danish Arts Foundation (2012-2013) and winner of the Turku Biennial 2013 (FI). Besides her individual practice, Heidi has been involved in different curatorial projects such as the award-winning Lokal Global Plan exhibition in collaboration with Jens Axel Beck (DK) and the international Deadpan Exchange series with Jonn Herschend (US). Additionally, she is the co-founder of two artist initiatives in Copenhagen (DK); Koh-i-noor (since 2004) and Sydhavn Station (since 2012).
Interests www.sydhavnstation.info, www.koh-i-noor.org, www.deadpanexchange.com, www.lokalglobalplan.dk