Steen Ipsen (Naestved, Denmark 1966 - )

About

Born in 1966 in Naestved, Denmark. Lives and works in Copenhagen, Denmark

Education:
Danish School of Design in Copenhagen 1984-1986.
Danish School of Design in Kolding 1987- 1990. (Candidate in ceramics design).

Member of the price committee for The Biennale for Crafts and Design, 2017
Member of the board, The Danish Arts Foundation 2013 - 2016
National Commissioner (official appointed 2013) of Bornholm Biennials for Contemporary European Glass and Ceramics 2014
Jury member of The Biennale for Crafts and Design, 2013
Co-founder of Copenhagen Ceramics 2010
Censor (officially appointed) by School of Design, Copenhagen 2007 - 2013
Member of the board, Danish Crafts, Denmark 2007 – 2013
Member of the board, International Ceramic Center – Guldagergaard, Denmark 2005 - 2008
Censor at the Glass and Ceramic School on Bornholm 2005
Lecturer at School of Design, Kolding 2005 - 2007
Censor on the Spring exhibitions at Charlottenburg 2005 - 2006
Member of New Danish Ceramics 2001
Jury member at The Danish Ceramics Triennial, Trapholt Art Museum, Kolding 1998
Judge. Competition: “The Future Playground”. The Danish Arts Foundation, Copenhagen 1998
Member of the committee, The National Workshops for Arts and Crafts, Copenhagen 1997 - 2003
Head of Department of Ceramics and Glass at School of Design, Copenhagen 1996 - 2004
Design for the Kähler Factory, Denmark 1995
Lecturer at School of Design Kolding 1994 -1995
Lecturer at School of Design, Copenhagen 1993 – 1996

Selected grants/public awards
Danish Arts Foundation three year working grant 2013-2015
Annie and Otto Detlefs Foundation, ceramic prize 2011.
Ellen and Knud Dahlhoff Larsens Foundation 2010.
L. F. Foghts Foundation. 2009,12 and 19.
Ole Haslund Artist Foundation 2007.
Winning a prize Honorable Mention in the 4th World Ceramic Biennale 2007 Korea.
The Danish Arts Foundation. 1992, 93, 95, 96, 99, 01, 02, 04, 08, 10, 11, 12 and 16.
The Danish National Bank Jubilee Fund. 1994, 95, 03, 04, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11 and 12.
BG Foundation: 2005.
Pre-qualified for the competition: ”Ceramics for everyday use” Danish Arts Foundation, 1995.
Applied Art Prize of 1879, Bronze Medal. 1991.

Public Exhibitions:
Hetjens Museum, Düsseldorf, Germany 2017
The Danish Arts Foundation 2017
Trapholt Art Museum, Denmark 2016
Houston Art Collection USA 2015
Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris 2014
The Danish Arts Foundation. 1994, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2011, 2012. 2014, 2017
Höganäs Museum, Sweden 2013
Musée de Sèvres, Paris 2012
ASU Art Museum Arizona, USA 2012
Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg 2011.
Annie and Otto Detlefs Collection, 2002, 2005, 2007, 2010.
Musée Magnelli, Vallauris, France, 2008.
Ny Carlsbergfondet, 2008, 2014, 2016.
Victoria & Albert museum, London, 2007.
Icheon World Ceramic Center, Korea, 2007.
Danish Museum of Art & Design, Copenhagen, 1993, 2004, 2007.
Danish Ceramic Museum, Middelfart. 2004.
The lobby of the Danish National Police Headquarters. Copenhagen. 1998.
Trapholt Art Museum, Kolding. 1997,
Art Foundation of the14th of August. 1997, 2011.
Ribe District Council. 1995.
Copenhagen Culture Foundation. 1993.

Books and Publications
Ceramic Momentum, Staging The Object 2019, P 112 - 115
Collect, catalogue 2018. P 57.
About Clay, Fiskars Village, Finland, 2018. P 26-27
CLAY, Amber Creswell Bell, 2017. P 202 – 205.
50 years - 50 Voices of Design 2017, Danish School of Design, Kolding. P 106 – 107.
Tresor, Basel 2017, catalogue. P 103.
Dansk Værkstedskeramik 1950 – 2010, Bodil Busk Laursen, 2017. P 156 – 157.
Dansk Design Nu, Lars Dybdahl, 2016. P 257, 264, 265, 411, 433.
Art Paris, catalogue 2016. P 254 – 255.
Copenhagen Ceramics 2016, P 35 – 39, 166 – 169.
Conver – Gence and Transcen – Dence 2015. P 26 – 69.
Ceramic Glazes. Brian Taylor and Kate Doody, 2014. P 106-107.
Trapholt 2013. P 281.
New Ceramics 4/13. P36 – 37.
Steen Ipsen, katalog Tied-Up 2012.
Ceramique et du Verre 2012. P 23.
Unika Keramik, Kunstetagerne Hobro 2009, katalog P 30 – 31.
Camard, 2010, cover.
Ceramique Contemporaine 2008. P 26 – 27.
New Danish Ceramics, Statistics Ceramics 2007. P 15 – 16.
International Competition, Korea 2007. P 109.
Crafting a continuum 2006. P 17, 66-67
Steen Ipsen, Katalog 1990 – 2005.
Skaberrum, Marianne Grønlund 2002 – 2005. P 166 – 169.
Danish Craft at Sofa Chicago 2003. P 31.
From the Kilns of Denmark 2002. P 70 – 71.
Ny Keramik/New Ceramics 2002. P 40 – 41, 48.
Dansk Design 1997. P 42.
Junta med gæster, katalog 1977. P 13 – 14.
Dansk Keramikbiennale 1997, katalog P 24 – 25.
Dansk Keramik, Sophienholm 1997.
Ny Dansk Keramik, Ribe Kunstmuseum 1995.
Design from Scandinavien 1995. P26.
Gentagelsernes Variation 1994, Galleri Nørby.
Keramikkens Underskov 1993. P 18.

Exhibited by

Work Selection

 Steen Ipsen - Elipse 22

Elipse 22

 Steen Ipsen - Tied Up 11

Tied Up 11

 Steen Ipsen - Tied Up 12

Tied Up 12