valeur@tdcadsl.dk

Mikala Valeur, Born 1972

Live in Copenhagen. Atelier in Denmark and Hellas


Statement

Artist Mikala Valeur, born 1972, raised in a artistic family. Art for Valeur is as natural as breathing the air. Valeur`s art has a twisted humor with a serious background. The artworks can be consumed in different ways, some by being watched , others for the public to be an active part of. Materials are the inspiration for the constructions, who inspires different angles of shapes, contents and structures.  Valeur works with Installations, collages, sculptures and light objects. Exhibited at biennales and museums. Participated in several Sculpture by the sea, Denmark and Australia. Exhibited in solo and Group exhibitions in France, Holland, New York and Denmark. Associated with Galleri LABR, DK + more, and Galleri Creutzberg & Van Dun, NL. Installations at City hall, Culture harbor, etc.  Received several funds over the years, and won in Australia The Spinifix Thrust Artist Subsidy, The Crowe Horwath Artist Subsidy and The Kids Choice Prize, and won in Denmark The Founding Directors Award to an invitation to Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe and Bondi.

The Valeur-price is consisting of a Valeur art piece, is given once a year, rewarding a social effort.

 

2015

Solo Instatallation, Culture Harbour, DK
Group-exhibition at Galleri LABR, DK
Solo-exhibition at Galleri Lisse Bruun, DK
Group-exhibition at Greenpoint Galleri, Brooklyn, NY
Group-exhibition at Kbh Kunst, DK
Group-exhibition at Gallery Van den Doel & Van Dun, NL
Group-exhibition at Galleri Lisse Bruun, DK

2014

Associated with Galleri Creutzberg & Van Dun- NL

Grant from L.F. Foghts Fond

Recieved prizes:
The Spinifix Trust Artist Subsidy, Sculpture by the Sea Cottesloe 2014, AUS
The Crowe Horwath Artist Subsidy, Sculpture by the Sea Bondi 2014, AUS
The Kids` Choice Prize, Sculpture by the Sea Bondi 2014, AUS

Sculpture by the sea, Bondi, AUS
Solo Instatallation Input, Culture Harbour 2014, DK
Group-exhibition at Gallery Van den Doel & Van Dun- NL
Kulturhavn/Sharing Copenhagen, DK
Refleksioner, Dragør, DK
Group-exhibition at Gallery Van den Doel & Van Dun- NL
Sculpture by the sea, Cottesloe AUS
Group-exhibition at Galleri Lisse Bruun, DK
Group-exhibition at Kbh Kunst, DK

2013

Grant from Byens Hegn

Recieved Prize:
Founding Director`s Award to SxS Aarhus of an invitation two SxS Cottesloe and Bondi, AUS

Group-exhibition at Galleri Lisse Bruun, Cph., DK
Esbjerg Art Museum, Installation-Titel: A Spacious affair. From the outside to the inside, DK
Solo- Installation, Byens Hegn, Metro project, Installation-Titel: Art meassures the temperature of Cph., DK
Solo-exhibition at Galleri LABR, Roskilde, DK
Group-exhibition at Galleri Lisse Bruun, Cph., DK
Installation-Darkroom, Photo festival at Kbh.Kunst, Cph., DK
Installation, A Spacious affair. From the outside to the insideSculpture by the sea, Århus, DK,
Solo-exhibition, Street view, Cph., DK

2012

Associated with Galleri LABR, Roskilde, DK

Grant from L.F Foghts foundation, DK

Group-exhibition at Galleri LABR, Roskilde, DK
Group-exhibition at Galleri Lisse Bruun, Cph., DK
Group-exhibition at Galleri Brantebjerg, DK
Group-exhibition at Kbh Kunst, Cph., DK
Group-exhibition at Galleri Lisse Bruun, Cph., DK

2011

Associated with KBH.Kunst, DK

Group-exhibition at Herlev city hall, Herlev, DK
Group-exhibition at Galleri Bunch, Lyngby, DK
Group-exhibition at Helsinge cultural center, DK
Group-exhibition at Langes Magasin, Frederiksund, DK
Group-exhibition at Galerie Gerly, Cph., DK
Group-exhibition at KBH Kunst, Cph., DK

2010

Grant from L.F Foghts foundation, DK

Group-exhibition at Art Expo, Århus, DK
Solo-exhibition at Roskilde City Hall, Roskilde, DK
Group-exhibition at Galerie Gerly 30 years jubilee, Cph., DK
Group-exhibition at Galerie Gerly, Cph., DK
Solo-exhibition at Kirkehavegård, DK
Group-exhibition at KBH Kunst, Cph., DK
Solo-exhibition at Galerie Gerly, Cph., DK

2009

Group-exhibition at Galerie Gerly, Cph., DK
Solo-exhibition at Galleri Bunch, Lyngby, DK
Guest exhibition at Kbh.Kunst, Cph., DK
Group-exhibition Kulturfestivalen multi culture at Skulpturhaven, Thy, DK
Group-exhibition Valeur+ Andersen= 110% at Gallerie Brantebjerg, DK
Group-exhibition at Galerie Thuillier,Paris, FR

2008

Associated with Strand Galleriet, Cph., DK
Associated with Galleri Bunch, Lyngby, DK
Associated with Galleri Cobra, Charlottenlund, DK

Grant from L.F Foghts foundation, DK

Group-exhibition at Art Expo, Århus, DK
Exhibits for Andersen Art, Espegærde, DK             
5 years jubilee-exhibition at Galleri Jarsbo, Århus, DK
Guest-exhibition at Kbh.Kunst, Cph, DK
Solo-exhibition at Galleri Zenit,Cph, DK

2007

Associated with galleri Art Zone and galleri M. Kalhøj, DK

2006

15 series of Sculptural picture-art exhibited in Øksnehallen -
Titled "Passions dagene", auctioned at Lauritz.com, Cph., DK

1998

Anonymous placing of sculpture at Israels plads in the waterbassin, DK

1993- 98

The Royal Danish Akademy of Fine Arts, Schools of Architecture Design and Conservation


Valeur-price



2014
Pharfar, a continuous rolling talent, and for producing other stars high quality works.

2013
Bodil Jørgensen, an exellent personal humor with great talent.

2012 Mads Mikkelsen, many years of talent.

2011
Manu sareen, the man of the year.

2010 Hella Joof, the finest and kindest satire woman of the year.

2009 Clovn, The best satire serie of many years, price was give to, Frank Hvam, Mia Lyhne, Casper Christensen and Iben Hjejle.