Marie Kølbæk Iversen

Marie Kølbæk Iversen (b. 1981, Herning, DK) is a Danish visual artist who lives and works between Copenhagen, Denmark, and Oslo, Norway. She graduated from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in 2008 and is a practice-based PhD fellow at the Academy of Fine Arts in Oslo, where she investigates active mythical thinking and the transformative potential of fear between industrialized and non-industrialized worlds.

Kølbæk Iversen has exhibited both in Denmark and internationally, including at the Kai Art Center in Tallinn (Estonia, 2019), the 11th Gwangju Biennale: The Eighth Climate (What Does Art Do?) (South Korea, 2016), Biennale de l ‘image en mouvement (Switzerland and Australia, 2014/15). Her works are included in private and public collections, including Statens Museum for Kunst, ARKEN Museum for Moderne Kunst and Statens Kunstfond.

Photo credit on portrait: Christian Brems