EDUCATION
1999
Städelschule, Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
1997
Royal Danish Academy of Arts, Copenhagen, Denmark
COLLECTIONS
21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Neues Museum Nürnberg, Germany
SMK, Statens Museum for Konst, Denmark
MMK, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt/M., Germany
MOCA, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Lehnbachhaus, Munich, Germany
FRAC, Marseille, France
FNAC Paris, France
MNAM -Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Arken Museum of Modern Art, Arken, Denmark
Tate Gallery, London, UK
ARoS Kunstmuseum Aarhus, Denmark
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
PICA ,Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Perth, Australia
UPCOMING
2019
Blickachsen 12, Stiftung Blickachsen, Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Hessen, Germany (group)
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2019
Change Yourself, Politikens Forhal, Kopenhagen, Denmark
Jeppe Hein, SCAI Park, Tokyo, Japan
Intervention Impact, artconnexion, Lille, France
Jeppe Hein, KÖNIG GALERIE Dessauer Strasse, Berlin, Germany
2018
Inhale-Hold-Exhale, Kunstmuseum Thun, Thun, Switzerland
In is the only way out, Cisternerne, Frederiksberg, Denmark
Carl Nielsen and Anne Marie Carl-Nielsens Award 2018, Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
2017
Distance, SKMU Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand, Norway
At sanse verden i dig selv, Museet for Religiøs Kunst, Lemvig, Denmark
Your Way, Chateau La Coste, Le Puy-Sainte-Réparade, France
DON'T EXPECT ANYTHING BE OPEN FOR EVERYTHING, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
2016
Interact With Art - Modified Social Benches, Ventana Contemporary Ibiza, Spain
A New End, World's End, Trustees of Reservation, Boston, USA
Jeppe Hein Semicircular Space, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
Sculpture 21st, Jeppe Hein, Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany
Festival of Love, Modified Social Benches NY, Southbank Centre, Festival Terrace & Queens Walk, London, UK
Reflection, Kistefos-Museet, Jevnaker, Norway
2015
ALL WE NEED IS INSIDE, 303 Gallery, New York, NY, USA
Please Touch the Art, Brooklyn Bridge Park, NY, USA
Opening, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
This Way, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany
2014
Stillhet, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
Distance, LIFE - Lieu International des Formes Emergentes, France
2013
There are no ordinary moments, Amos Anderson Art Museum, Helsinki, Finland
YOU, KÖNIG GALERIE at St. Agnes, Berlin, Germany
Jeppe Hein, Ordrupgaard, Charlottenlund, Denmark
Distance, ARoS Kunstmuseum, Åarhus, Denmark
A Smile For You, Wanås Konst, Knislinge, Sweden
A Smile For You, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
2012
Robert-Jacobsen-Preisträger, Museum Würth, Bad Mergentheim, Germany
Sacra Conversazione (with Alexander Tovborg), Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen
Hexagonal Water Pavillion, Neues Museum Nürnberg, Germany
2011
360°, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
303 Gallery, New York, NY, USA
I am right here, right now, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
2010
Jeppe Hein and Larry Bell, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France
Big Mirror Ball, La Box, Bourges, France
Mobile Mobile, Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen
Appearing Rooms, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, Australia
Distance, IMA-Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, USA
Modified Social Benches, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
1 x Museum, 10 x Rooms, 11 x Works, Neues Museum Nürnberg, Germany
2009
Please, Please Please…, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
Jeppe Hein, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, Canada
Kuru Kuru, SCAI –The Bathhouse, Tokyo, Japan
Invisible Labyrinth, Théâtre National de Chaillot, Paris, France
2008
Illusion, Frieze Art Projects, London, UK
PLEASE…, 303 Gallery, New York, NY, USA
Dan Graham / Jeppe Hein. From Seriousness to Silliness, Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich, Germany
Dan Graham / Jeppe Hein. From Seriousness to Silliness, Johnen & Schöttle, Cologne, Germany
2007
Distance, The Curve, Barbican Art Centre, London, UK
Inbetween, SCAI - The Bathhouse, Tokyo
Jeppe Hein, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
Illusion, Sculpture Center, NY, USA
Objects in the mirror are closer than they appear, Carré d’Art – Musée d’art contemporain, Nimes, France
2006
Appearing Rooms, Preston, UK
The stupidity and the cheerfulness in life, Sies + Höke Galerie, Düsseldorf, Germany
Præstø Kunstforening, Præstø, Denmark
Usynlig Labyrint, X-Rummet, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, Denmark
Delme Synagogue, Delme, France
Hayward Gallery, London, UK
Reflection, Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen
Diagonal Space, Base Room, Florence, Italy
Fontane, ZERO Gallery, Milan, Italy
2005
New Minimal, La Salle de bain, Lyon, France
Minimal Overload, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
Roller Coaster, Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg, Sweden
Invisible Labyrinth, Espace 315, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Neonwall, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Private Rain, Sculptureparc, Bodø, Norway
Distance, The Moore Space, Miami, FL, USA
Simplified, Yvon Lambert, Paris, France
2004
Flying Cube, P.S.1. / MOMA, New York, NY, USA
Distance, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany
Intervention Impact, Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany
Appearing Rooms, Villa Manin, Passariano, Italy
Anziehung/Abstoßung, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany
2003
Presenting/Representing, Gallery Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
Continuity Reflecting Space, Foundation La Caixa, Barcelona, Spain
Bear the Consequences, Gallery Brändström & Stene, Stockholm, Sweden
2002
Art Statements, Art Basel, Galerie Michael Neff, Switzerland
Space in Action / Action in Space, Lenbachhaus & Kunstbau München, Germany
360° Presence, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
Take a Walk in the Forest at Moonlight, CAPC, Bordeaux, France
2001
Sving, Galerie Michael Neff, Frankfurt, Germany
2000
onepercent artspace, Video Lounge design, Stockholm Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden
1998
Summer, OTTO, Copenhagen, Denmark
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2019
58th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia curated by Ralph Rugoff, Venice, Italy
Biennale OpenArt 2019, Örebrö, Sweden
Negativer Raum, ZKM, Zentrum für Kunst und Medien Karlsruhe, Germany
PRISM FANTASY, Paradise City Art Space, Seoul, Korea
Now is the time, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
MOVE, AROS Aarhus Kunstmuseum Aarhus, Denmark
I will be dead. König London, London, UK
Very Fun Park 2019, Fubon Art Foundation, Taipei, Taiwan
2019
I will be dead. König London, London, UK
MOVE, ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum Aarhus, Denmark
2018
SELVSPEJLINGER I, Esbjerg Kunstmuseum, Esbjerg, Denmark
Lust der Täuschung, Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung München, Germany
Karin Sander: Zeigen. Eine Audiotour durch die Sammlung der GfZK Leipzig, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany
Ausstellen des Ausstellens, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden, Germany
Collection Exhibition 3 - Adventures in "Seeing", 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan
THE PLAYGROUND PROJECT, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, Germany
Welt ohne Außen. Immersive Räume seit den 60er Jahren, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
Action <-> Reaction, 100 years of kinetic art, Kunsthall Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Wunderkammer, Esbjerg Kunstmuseum, Esjberg, Denmark
BIG ART Large-scale contemporary art in architecture created by Bjarke Ingels Group, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
Au, Station, Melbourne, Australia
CRËP, Galleria Doris Ghetta, Ortisei, Italy
Space Shifters, Hayward Gallery, London, UK
Der flexible Plan. Das Rokoko in der Gegenwartskunst, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany
Play Kortrijk, Kortrijk, Belgium
She sees the shadows, MOSTYN Gallery, Llandudno, Wales, UK
Lust der Täuschung - Von Antiker Illusionskunst bis zur Virtual Reality, ArtScience Museum, Singapore
No Ordinary Moments, Espoo Museum of Modern Art, Espoon Kaupinki, Finland
POST WATER, Museo Nazionale della Montagna, Turin, Italy
The Street. Where the World Is Made, MAXXI National Museum of 21st Century Art, Rome, Italy
2017
Light in Darkness, ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, Isøj, Denmark
Jump, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark
This is not the reality - what kind of reality?, San Clemente Palace Kempinski, Venice, Italy
Ways of Seeing, ARTER Space for art, Istanbul, Turkey
Karin Sander: Zeigen. Eine Audiotour durch die Sammlung der GfZK Leipzig, GfZK, Leipzig, Germany
Blickachsen, Bad Homburg, Germany
Höhenrausch, Collectors Room, Hamburg, Germany
Miroir Miroir, MUDAC, Lausanne, Switzerland
Ways of Seeing, Villa Empain, Boghossian Foundation, Brussles, Belgium
Cool, calm, and collected, ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Denmark
Stage of Being, Voorlinden Museum, Wassenar, The Netherlands
Sichten einer Landschaft-Kunst auf der IGA, Internationale Garten Ausstellung 2017, Berlin, Germany
2016
Roppongi Art Night annual event of Mori Art Museum, Roppongi Hills, Tokyo, Japan
Auftrag Landschaft, Auftaktausstellung für Schloss Biesdorf-Zentrum für Kunst und öffentlichen Raum, Berlin, Germany
How Long is Now?, KINDL , Zentrum für zeitgenössische Kunst, Berlin, Germany
Die Kerze, Museum Frieder Burda, Baden-Baden, Germany
Let's Play, Danish Architecture Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark
An der Oberfläche_On Surface, Lehmbruck Museum, Duisburg, Germany
Art Festival Watou 2016, Watou, Belgium
Skulptur im Fokus der Sammlung Würth. Die Robert-Jacobsen-Preisträger der Stiftung Würth, Forum Würth Rorschach, Switzerland
Reality Perceived, Galleri Christoffer Egelund, Copenhagen, Denmark
The world was flat, MAZ Museo de Arte de Zapopan, Mexico
An Imagined Museum, works from the Centre Pompidou, the Tate and the MMK, MMK, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
SOMMER.FRISCHE.KUNST., Bad Gastein, Austria
Gartenschau, KÖNIG GALERIE, St.Agnes, Berlin, Germany
2015
Another Minimalism: Art after California Light and Space, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburg, UK
Risk, Turner Contemporary, Margate, Kent, UK
Art Altstetten Albisrieden, Stadt Zürich Kunst im öffentlichen Raum, Switzerland
Form, Colour, Plane, ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aarhus, Denmark’Art
Playing Future, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Germany
Kunst i sollys / Art in sunshine, ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, Isøj, Denmark
The Coming Museum, Fórum Eugénio e Almeida, Portugal
Spieglein, Spieglein an der Wand, Kunstverein Wiesen, Germany
Construire une Collection, Villa Sauber, Nouveau Musée National de Monaco
MATERIAL, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
SKULPTUR IM FOKUS DER SAMMLUNG WÜRTH, die Robert-Jacobsen-Preisträger der Stiftung Würth, Museum Würth, Künzelsau, Germany
Playing future, Kunsthalle Kiel, Germany
2014
The grass is always greener, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, Denmark
Schwindel der Wirklichkeit, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany
Antworten auf Calder: Mobiles in der Gegenwartskunst, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven, Germany
Art Festival Watouu 2014, Watou, Belgium
Jorn-familien, Gimsinghoved Kunst- og Kulturcenter, Struer, Denmark
Bikuben, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, USA
Vanitas. Ewig ist eh nichts, Georg Kolbe Museum, Berlin, Germany
Moving Parts: Time and Motion in Contemporary Art, Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum at University in St. Louis, USA
Man in the Mirror, Vanhaerents Art Collection, Brussel, Belgium
JORN LAB - Laboratorium for nutidig reception af Asger Jorn, KunstCentret Silkeborg Bad, Silkeborg, Denmark
The grass is always greener, CAM, Foundation Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal
Slapstick! Die Kunst der Komik, LENTOS, Kunstmuseum Linz, Austria
Spielobjekte, Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland
2013
Acting in the City, Norrköping Konstmuseum, Norrköping, Sweden
FADING NIGHTS (Parra for Cuva), Gerhardsen Gerner, Berlin, Germany
The Phylogenesis of Generosity, Prinzessinnengarten, Berlin, Germany
The Great Magic – Selected Artworks form the UniCredit Art Collection, MAMbo, Bologna, Italy
Slapstick! Alÿs, Bock, Chaplin, Hein, Laurel & Hardy, Keaton, Matta-Clark, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany
Auf Zeit. Was hinter dem Putz steckt, Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Germany
Either / Or -Søren Kierkegaard 200 years reflected in contemporary art, Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany
Either / Or -Søren Kierkegaard 200 years reflected in contemporary art, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen, Denmark
Visionen, MARTa Herford, Herford, Germany
I knOw yoU, IMMA - Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland
YOU, MOSTYN, Llandudno, UK
DYNAMO. A century of light and movement in the art. 1913- 2013, RMN, Grand Palais, Paris, France
2012
ILOVIT, Copenhagen Art Festival, Denmark
who’s afraid of red, yellow and blue ?, la maison rouge, Paris, France
Treffpunkt: Berlin, Arken Museum of Modern Art, Ishøj, Denmark
Dreidimensional! Zeitgenössische Bildhauerei, Sammlung Würth, Mergentheim, Germany
30 Künstler / 30 Räume, Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Germany
When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes, CCA Wattis Institute, San Fransisco; Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, MI, USA
We will disappear you, Galleria Frutta, Rome, Italy
The Mytery Spot, Fondation d'Entreprise Ricard, Paris, France
Parallelwelt Zirkus, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
House of Cards, Waddesson Manor in collaboration with Christie’s
Stadt. Land. Fluss. Regionale 12. Festival für zeitgenössische Kunst und Kultur, Murau, Austria
Invisible, Hayward Gallery, London, UK
Wie kommt das Neue in die Welt?, Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany
Gesamtkunstwerk: New Art From Germany, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
Treffpunkt: Berlin, Arken Museum of Modern Art, Denmark
Enlightened: Electric light as the fairy of art, Konsthallen Artipelag, Stockholm
Beaufort04, De Haan, Belgium
Sammlung Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany
2011
Zwei Sammler. Thomas Olbricht und Harald Falckenberg, Deichtorhallen, Hamburg, Germany
Totem and Taboo, Museumsquartier, Vienna, Austria