Biography

Born, live and work in Copenhagen, Denmark
Workplaces: Own graphic workshop in Lyngby and studio in Copenhagen
Signature on works: Kischi

Work areas
Painting
Drawing
Sculptures in Bronce, steel and Acrylics (3D technology)
Graphics: Stone Litography, Linocut, etching and drypoint

Artist groups
Artist Group Aurora www.aurorakunst.dk
Artist Association MULT www.mult.dk

Memberships
The November 18th Society of Artists               www.18nov.dk
The Funen Printmaking Workshop, Denmark      www.fynsgv.dk
VAI Visual Artists Ireland                                 www.visualartists.ie
IAA International Association of Art                  www.iaa-europe.eu

Awards and residency
Awarded the Bertel Prize 2020/21 (named after sculpturer Bertel Thorvaldsen)
Artist Residence “Gammel Have” (Old Garden), Funen, Denmark

Museum exhibitions (curated)
2022-23 Grenen Artmuseum, Skagen, Denmark
2019 Dronninglund Art Center, Denmark
2017 Kastrupgaard Collection, Denmark
2016 Artmuseum Brandts, Odense, Denmark
2015 Ploiesti Art Museum. Iosif Iser International Engraving Biennal, Romania
2010-11 Nordic Portrait Competition “Portrait now!” tour of the Nordic art                            museums:
              Sweden: Ljungbergmuseet
              Iceland: Akureyri Kunstmuseum
              Finland: Tikanojas Konsthem, KUNSTI, Åbo
              Norway: Norsk Folkemuseum, Oslo
2009 Frederiksborg Museum, portrait exhibition
2007-08 ”Art in the Tent”, Hornbæk Art Museum , Denmark
2007 Sundbyberg Museum, Sweden
2007 GRAFIX biennale, Břecla Museum, Czech Republic

Juried Exhibitions
2022-12 Kerteminde Art Festival, Denmark
2016 FRB-Kunst, Frederiksberg town Hall, Denmark
2015 MKK, Malmoe Town Hall, Sweden
2014 Gallery Heike Arndt, Mini Prints Berlin
2008-09 The Spring Exhibition, Denmark
1996 Artists Fall Exhibition, Denmark
1995 Artists Winter Exhibition, Denmark

Selected solo- and groupexhibitions
2023 Polykrom, Funen Printmaking Studio, Denmark
2022 Northern Light, Graphics, Krakow, Poland
2022,-21,-18 Gallery Krebsen, Christmas exhibition, Denmark
2023-2014 Mult, Helligåndshuset, Copenhagen (yearly exhibition)
2024-2014 Waiting for Noa, Brøndsalen, Copenhagen (every 2nd year)
2021 "Sculpture in Bissee", Germany
2020 Spatium, The Portal, Greve, Denmark
2020 Aurora in Gallery Krebsen, Copenhagen
2019 Pakhusgallery, Nykøbing Sj., Denmark
2019 Marc Rothko Art Center, Latvia
2019 Graphics in the west, Gothenburg, Sweden
2018 Høfde 90, Sculpture Biennale, Agger, Denmark
2018 Danish-Jewish Art 2018, Copenhagen Town Hall
2018 Gallery Krebsen, "September"
2018 Politiken Newspaper, "October ´43"
2017 Annaborg, Hillerød, Denmark
2017 "Sculpture in Bissee", Germany
2017 Gallery Korinth, Fåborg, Denmark
2017 Gallery Krebsen, Aurora, Copenhagen
2017 Elværket, Frederikssund, Denmark
2016 Gallery Krebsen, Copenhagen
2015 Art and Jazz, The Metronome, Copenhagen
2015,-13,-12 Réalités Nouvelle, Paris, France
2015 Gallery Bloch, Denmark (Solo)
2013 "Rejsestalden" Cultural Centre, Jaegerspris, Denmark
2013 Poetry of the Elements, sculpture biennale, Ølgod, Denmark
2013 Crossing Borders, Sculpture Biennale, Thy, Denmark
2013 Sculpture Park Bornholm, Nexø, Denmark
2013 Gallery Merde, Copenhagen
2013 Gallerie la sirène décapitée, Copenhagen
2012 Aurora, Helligåndshuset, Copenhagen
2012 GJEM, Portalen, Greve, Denmark
2012 Aurora, Gjethuset, Denmark
2011 Aurora, Farum Cultural Centre, Denmark
2011 ”The Circle”, Bispegården, Kalundborg, Denmark
2006-13 Gallery Nybro, Copenhagen
2010 SAK Art Institute, Svendborg, Denmark
2010 Tåstrup Cultural Centre, Denmark
2010 Aurora, Group Exhibition, Helligåndshuset, Copenhagen
2009 ”The Circle”, Group Exhibition, Helligåndshuset, Copenhagen
2009 ”The Circle”, Group Exhibition, Filosofgangen, Odense, Denmark
2009 Gallery Nybro, Jubilee exhibition, Brøndsalen, Copenhagen
2009 Aurora, Palæfløjen Roskilde, Denmark
2008 ”The Circle”, Group Exhibition, Helligåndshuset, Copenhagen
2008 Naestved International Mini Print Exhibition, Denmark
2008 Kulturspinderiet, Silkeborg, Denmark
2008 Aurora, guest artist, Brøndsalen, Denmark
2007 Ministry of the Environment, Denmark
2006-08 Gallery Pialeh, Copenhagen

Oher assignments
Logo and Streamer for Herlev Hospital, Denmark
Illustrations for Childrens Book “Finji”, China
Litography “Monday Morning” sold in Sophienholm Artmuseum, proceeds to UNICEF project.

Collections
Allerød sculpture park (permanent sculpture exhibition), Denmark
Marc Rothko Art Center, Latvia
Ploiesti Art Museum, Romania

Activities
Organized and Curated “Danish-Jewish Art 2018” at Copenhagen Town Hall
Active in organization and fundraising of art events.
Organizer and teacher of several Litographic workshops on stone litography.
Talks on: Graphic techniques, evaluation of graphic works, Lithography
Boardmember of The November 18th Society of Artists
Produced Instructive video on graphic techniques

Education
Graduated from the Copenhagen Art School
Follow-up courses on broncecasting, Modern graphic techniques

Links
Homepage:              www.kischi.dk
Facebook:                www.facebook.com/mogenskischi
Instagram:               www.instagram.com/mogenskischi

Contact
Mail:     kischi@gmail.com
Mobile: +45 4041 6768