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  • 27 Aug

    11.00 — 23.00

    Mille Kalsmose: Weight of Memories

    Courtyard

    For CHART, Mille Kalsmose presents the site-specific work 'Weight of Memories'. The work, which is installed in the gate between the courtyards of Charlottenborg, becomes a passage through time. Pendulums and rock cores are floating as impacts in the air using delicate golden chains at different heights and rhythms. The work consists of rock cores, which are drillings from some the world's oldest rock formations in Canada, and clock weights that connect the work to our understanding and experience of time and memories.

    © Mille Kalsmose / Courtesy of Martin Asbæk Gallery


    Martin Asbæk Gallery
  • 27 Aug

    11.00 — 23.00

    Hannah Toticki: Daybed for Framing Infinity

    Courtyard

    In the sculptural work Daybed for Framing Infinity artist Hannah Toticki is inviting you to enjoy a peaceful moment while lying down and looking at the framed sky above you. The sculpture is placed in the Palace Courtyard of Charlottenborg and is presented by SPECTA who will also be showing other works by Hannah Toticki at their booth.

    SPECTA
  • 27 Aug

    11.00 — 19.00

    CHART x HAY: The Aftermath of a Garden Party – A special project by Loji Höskuldsson

    CHART Book Fair

    For CHART 2021, Danish design brand HAY and Icelandic artist Loji Höskuldsson join forces for a new, creative project. The collaboration comprises delicate, nostalgic embroidery by Höskuldsson on a 10 meter-long HAY Mags sofa, creating a poetic landscape of the traces of human activity.

    The artwork is part of CHART Book Fair and sets the stage for a programme of talks, book signings and debates.

    Lojiu Höskuldsson's works can also be seen at Hverfisgallerí's booth during CHART 2021.

    Hverfisgallerí
  • 27 Aug

    11.00 — 12.00

    Presentation: Marianne Skaarup Jakobsen

    CHART Book Fair

    Join us at our table and enjoy a presentation of the artist book, Under and so; even if afterwards - continually created by Marianne Skaarup Jakobsen for a highly experimental exhibition Concise Voids and Sediments at SixtyEight Art Institute in 2019 in collaboration with Ida Elisabeth Jensen and artist Trine Struwe of Tacet Press.

    Really Simple Syndication Press
  • 27 Aug

    12.30 — 13.00

    Book Signing: Minh Ngoc Nguyen & Erik Gustafsson

    CHART Book Fair

    Heavy Books (NO) will host a book signing with artists Minh Ngoc Nguyen (DK) and Erik Gustafsson (SE) and their books Sour Sun & This Is Farewell. Gustafsson’s work will also be presented by MELK at CHART 2021.

    Heavy Books
  • 27 Aug

    13.00 — 14.00

    Julie Sass

    CHART Book Fair

    Meet the artist Julie Sass who will be at our table presenting three handmade books that connect intimately with her artistic interests into painterly abstraction, Black Fog Rising, Lemon Mood, and Volume Rhythm Matter Dialogues produced in collaboration with the Faroe Island-based press, Steinprent.

    Really Simple Syndication Press
  • 27 Aug

    14.00 — 14.30

    Talk: Martin Ransby and Jacob Haagen Birch on the creation of artists’ books

    CHART Book Fair

    Join us for a conversation on the making and creation of artists’ books, and the mistakes and failed choices that are an inevitable part of that work. The outset of the conversation will be artist Martin Ransby's (DK) current solo exhibition 081100 at Bladr (DK) and the text Horeunger, dæmoner, floder og bryllupper (Bastards, demons, rivers and weddings) written by designer Jacob Haagen Birch (DK).

    Bladr
  • 27 Aug

    15.00 — 15.30

    Talk: The Difference Is the Same – A Monograph on Albert Mertz

    CHART Book Fair

    With his conceptual and experimental practice, Danish artist Albert Mertz (1920–1990) was one of the central figures in Danish art history. Based on their monograph on Mertz from 2020, Camilla Jalving (DK), Deputy Director of Collections, Research and Conservation at Statens Museum for Kunst, and art historian Christian Hald Foghmar (DK) paint a picture of Mertz's life and practice.

    Strandberg Publishing
  • 27 Aug

    15.45 — 16.15

    Artist Talk & Book Signing: Against God, Against Guns, Against Energy by David Risley

    CHART Book Fair

    Artist and ex-gallerist David Risley (UK/DK) introduces his new book Against God, Against Guns, Against Energy published by At Last Books, in conversation with Mathias Ussing Seeberg (DK), curator at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art. The book presents a collection of Risley’s Gun Store Paintings made for ArtistSupportPledge during the pandemic lockdown.

    At Last Books
  • 27 Aug

    16.00 — 16.45

    Talk: Bjarke Ingels & Shohei Shigematsu; Building for Collections – Creating Museums for the Future

    Courtyard Stage

    World-renowned architects Bjarke Ingels (DK) of BIG and Shohei Shigematsu (JP) of OMA share their thoughts and considerations in designing museums to house the art collections of the future. The talk will touch on their experiences from buildings such as Kistefos (NO) and the Albright-Knox Gallery (NY). It will be moderated by Robert Thiemann (NL), Editor-in-chief, Frame Magazine.

  • 27 Aug

    16.30 — 17.00

    Talk: The 25th anniversary of The Helsinki School

    CHART Book Fair

    On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Helsinki School and its grand retrospective exhibition “New Perspectives Through Photography – 25 years of the Helsinki School” at Taidehalli Helsinki this September, Persons Projects presents its recent publication “The Helsinki School Vol. 6” at CHART 2021. Founded originally as an educational platform, the Helsinki School has since helped establish Finnish photography internationally. A special preview of the exhibition can be seen at Persons Projects’ booth at CHART 2021. In this talk, gallerist Timothy Persons (FI/DE) will present the book with artists Santeri Tuori (FI) and Niina Vatanen (FI).

    Persons Projects
  • 27 Aug

    17.00 — 17.30

    Talk: Andreas Eriksson & Martin Herbert

    The Chapel

    Swedish artist Andreas Eriksson’s practice is highly expansive, encompassing a wide range of media including painting, photography, sculpture, tapestry and installation. Eriksson’s works often appear quiet and understated with a poetic quality which has a lasting effect on the viewer. In this talk Eriksson will discuss his work and practice with Martin Herbert (UK), Art Critic and Associate Editor at ArtReview.

  • 27 Aug

    17.00 — 17.30

    Book signing: Rose Eken & Emma Kohlmann

    CHART Book Fair

    Celebrating their recent publications, and their mutual love for art zines- and books, our two exhibiting artists will be in conversation and signing their respective zines "Ceramic Love Songs” (Eken, 2021) and "Quilts Poster Zine” (Kohlmann, 2019), at the first edition of CHART Art Book Fair.
    Integrated in both of their artistic practices, the dynamics of publishing- and printing show an interest in materiality and the body, and how it relates to the medium of sculpture and painting, and the role of narrative within art, memory, and artistic legacy. Rose Eken and Emma Kohlmann exhibited together for the first time in the three-person exhibition Eros Unlimited last year at Eighteen Now they are reunited in our group presentation at CHART Art Fair.

    V1 Gallery
  • 27 Aug

    17.30 — 18.00

    Book Launch & Signing: Time Times Three by Rebecca Krasnik

    CHART Book Fair

    CHART Book Fair will set the scene for the Copenhagen launch of the book Time Times Three by visual artist Rebecca Krasnik (DK). The book is made in connection with the exhibition Time Times Three; a site-specific installation and 3D computer animation, which contemplates and rearranges notions of an actual space and linear time. Book signing at the Bladr table.

    Bladr
  • 27 Aug

    17.30 — 17.45

    People Like Us Presents 'Spontan Goes Spontan'

    The Stage

    SPONTAN GOES SPONTAN is the result of a dance-beer-project by the brewery People Like Us. At CHART 2021, brewery-dancer Bjarke Østergaard will perform a solo interpretation of a collaboration and choreography originally developed in a collaboration between Mikkeller, Carling Talcott-Steenstra (dancer at The Royal Danish Ballet), Sebastian Kloborg (choreographer), Aaron Dessner (musician from the American indie rock band The National), Henrik Vibskov (designer) and People Like Us.


    The beer 'Spontan Goes Spontan' can be enjoyed at People Like Us’ own bar in the courtyard of CHART.

  • 27 Aug

    17.30 — 18.00

    Release: Viscose 2

    CHART Book Fair

    Launch of the new magazine on art and fashion, Viscose 2.

    Etage Projects
  • 27 Aug

    18.00 — 18.15

    Performance: Hesselholdt & Mejlvang – Two Fools and a Pole

    Courtyard

    For CHART the artist duo Hesselholdt & Mejlvang will develop a new site-specific performance for the Palace Courtyard of Charlottenborg entitled 'Two Fools and a Pole':

    "The artist and the fool have a lot in common. They are both playing and jumping and teasing. Only fully existing in relation to their audience. Hiding behind slapstick and artistry while exposing inconvenient truths to the world and the powers that be. But behind the funny mask, melancholia and despair is lurking. Watch the artist duo Hesselholdt & Mejlvang trying to be funny and entertaining"

  • 27 Aug

    18.30 — 21.00

    Music: Midnight Confessions with Friends: The CHART Sessions

    Courtyard Stage

    Enjoy 'Midnight Confessions with Friends: The CHART Sessions' led by Josephine Phillip & Hannah Schneider with special guest stars – Nikolaj Hess, Mikkel Hess, Anders Christensen, Anna Roemer, and Cecilie Strange – in intimate concerts

  • 28 Aug

    11.00 — 00.00

    Children’s Drawing workshop with architect and artist Andrea Ougaard

    Courtyard – Curtain Call

    The freehand drawing workshop is a series of playful exercises in seeing and drawing objects in space. The workshop makes use of the pavilion Curtain Call as both workshop and exhibition space for the drawings.

  • 28 Aug

    11.00 — 23.00

    Mille Kalsmose: Weight of Memories

    Courtyard

    For CHART, Mille Kalsmose presents the site-specific work 'Weight of Memories'. The work, which is installed in the gate between the courtyards of Charlottenborg, becomes a passage through time. Pendulums and rock cores are floating as impacts in the air using delicate golden chains at different heights and rhythms. The work consists of rock cores, which are drillings from some the world's oldest rock formations in Canada, and clock weights that connect the work to our understanding and experience of time and memories.

    © Mille Kalsmose / Courtesy of Martin Asbæk Gallery

    Martin Asbæk Gallery
  • 28 Aug

    11.00 — 23.00

    Hannah Toticki: Daybed for Framing Infinity

    Courtyard

    In the sculptural work Daybed for Framing Infinity artist Hannah Toticki is inviting you to enjoy a peaceful moment while lying down and looking at the framed sky above you. The sculpture is placed in the Palace Courtyard of Charlottenborg and is presented by SPECTA who will also be showing other works by Hannah Toticki at their booth.

    SPECTA
  • 28 Aug

    11.00 — 18.00

    CHART X HAY: The Aftermath of a Garden Party – A Special Project by Loji Höskuldsson

    CHART Book Fair

    For CHART 2021, Danish design brand HAY and Icelandic artist Loji Höskuldsson join forces for a new, creative project. The collaboration comprises delicate, nostalgic embroidery by Höskuldsson on a 10 meter-long HAY Mags sofa, creating a poetic landscape of the traces of human activity.

    The artwork is part of CHART Book Fair and sets the stage for a programme of talks, book signings and debates.

    Lojiu Höskuldsson's works can also be seen at Hverfisgallerí's booth during CHART 2021.

    Hverfisgallerí
  • 28 Aug

    11.00 — 00.00

    Hugo Hopping

    CHART Book Fair

    Meet the Editor and Co-founder of Really Simple Syndication Press, artist Hugo Hopping, who will be introducing the book, Cerro Point Blanco by Lehman Brothers; and will explain to visitors all about this publication and its relation and methodology that connects it to SixtyEight Art Institute’s knowledge intensive exhibits and research.

    Really Simple Syndication Press
  • 28 Aug

    11.30 — 12.00

    Talk: Danish art from 2000 until today

    CHART Book Fair

    Editor at the Danish newspaper Information, Maria Kjær Themsen (DK), speaks about her book Berørt and its theme, the development of the Danish art scene in the new millennium. Themsen offers insights into the new artistic developments of the past two decades and describes how contemporary art reflects the current conversations about what it means to be human.

    Strandberg Publishing
  • 28 Aug

    12.00 — 12.30

    Talk: Vibeke Tandberg & Lars Bang Larsen

    The Cinema

    Norwegian artist Vibeke Tandberg is best known for her celebrated photographic explorations of the body in relation to identity. In this talk Tandberg will present some of her videos and discuss her work with Lars Bang Larsen, Curator and Co-director at ArtHub Copenhagen.

  • 28 Aug

    12.30 — 13.00

    Book Launch & Signing: Period by Kamilla Jørgensen

    CHART Book Fair

    Timglaset hosts the book launch of artist Kamilla Jørgensen’s (DK) book Period. With her background in the world of literature, Jørgensen uses the book as a springboard, bringing words to life in new materialities and visual expressions of text.

    The book signing takes place at the Timglaset table.

    Timglaset
  • 28 Aug

    13.00 — 13.30

    Talk: Bella Rune & Emily Butler

    The Cinema

    Swedish artist Bella Rune works with sculpture, including performative elements, different materials and techniques, both physical and digital. She is inspired by resource-efficient structures and the construction of the human body. Rune will discuss her work and practice with Emily Butler, Curator at the Whitechapel Gallery (UK).

  • 28 Aug

    13.00 — 13.45

    Artist Talk: Michelle Eistrup & Yvette Brackman on BAT: Bridging Art + Text

    CHART Book Fair

    In this talk, Michelle Eistrup (JM/DK) will discuss the curatorial concept behind the book ‘BAT: Bridging Art + Text’ (2017) with fellow artist Yvette Brackman (US/DK). The three-volume publication is based on the BAT postcolonial seminar and workshop, 2012. It looks into the complex historical and current connections across the globe, presenting more than 50 international artists, scholars, curators, and writers.

    BAT is published by Hurricane Publishing, edited by Eistrup and Annemari Brogaard Clausen. Yvette Brackman is one of the contributors to the book.


    hurricane publishing
  • 28 Aug

    13.30 — 14.00

    Book signing: Peter Brandt

    CHART Book Fair

    We invite you to come and meet the artist, Peter Brandt who will be sitting at our table. He will be speaking about his groundbreaking book, NO SAFE PLACE, published by RSS Press last October 2020 and where he will be signing copies upon request.

    Really Simple Syndication Press
  • 28 Aug

    13.45 — 14.15

    Book Signing & Painting: Future Techno Fossil Tumbleweed by Thomas Øvlisen

    CHART Book Fair

    Artist Thomas Øvlisen (DK) will sign and paint on his book published by At Last Books. The event takes place at the At Last Books table.

    At Last Books
  • 28 Aug

    14.00 — 14.45

    Talk: Urban Interventions – The Role of Art, Design and Architecture in Creating New Social Encounters

    The Chapel

    Meet designers Sabine Marcelis (NL) and Fredrik Paulsen (SE), and Simon Lamunière (CH), director of Open House Geneva in a discussion about how design and architecture can intervene in public spaces to create new social interactions. The talk is moderated by Robert Thiemann (NL), Editor-in-chief of Frame Magazine.

  • 28 Aug

    14.00 — 16.00

    Zine Afternoon!

    CHART Book Fair

    At CHART Book Fair, we have dedicated an afternoon to the graphic world of zines! Our zine afternoon will be a celebration of the small press and alternative releases in the Nordics. The day is kicked off with an introductory discussion between artist Zven Balslev (DK) of CULT PUMP, artist and organizer of CPH Zine Fest Sandra Sundquist (DK). Publishing house Northing/Kinakaal (SE) will also join us to present their Nordic Mini Zine Project.

    Explore a selection of new and established titles at our Zines table with producers presenting their material every day during CHART 2021.


  • 28 Aug

    14.00 — 14.45

    Talk: Zven Balslev & Sandra Sundquist on zines

    CHART Book Fair

    Artists Zven Balslev (DK) of CULT PUMP & Sandra Sundquist (DK), artist and organizer of CPH Zine Fest will introduce the wonderful world of zines.



    CULT PUMP
  • 28 Aug

    15.00 — 15.30

    Zine Launch: Northing/Kinakaal

    CHART Book Fair

    The Chinese/Norwegian publishers at Northing/Kinakaal will present their Nordic Mini Zine Project. The final Mini Zine box set will be launched at CHART 2021.

    Northing/Kinakaal
  • 28 Aug

    16.00 — 16.30

    Talk: Collecting for the Future – The Responsibilities of Building and Presenting Collections

    The Chapel

    When collecting art, how do we make sure to encapsulate the cultural significance of the now? And how do we make sure it is not only meaningful tomorrow, but 100 years from now? Janne Sirén, Peggy Pierce Elfvin Director of the Buffalo AKG Art Museum and Tessa Praun, Director of Magasin III in Stockholm will meet with curator Fatoş Üstek to discuss how to approach collecting in 2021 and beyond.

  • 28 Aug

    16.00 — 16.30

    Talk: How do you create a public monument today?

    CHART Book Fair

    Art in the public sphere is a sector where opinions often clash. This has been the case since the mid-1920s, when the New Carlsberg Foundation began its funding of hundreds of decorative projects in public buildings and urban spaces throughout Denmark. Art historian Tom Hermansen (DK), author of the book Hvor folk færdes on artworks in the public space donated by the New Carlsberg Foundation, meets artist Elisabeth Toubro (DK) in a conversation about one of these works: her public monument to the Danish seismologist Inge Lehmann from 2017, located here in Copenhagen.

    Strandberg Publishing
  • 28 Aug

    16.45 — 17.15

    Artist Talk & Book Signing: Juan Hein & Lisbet Nielsen

    CHART Book Fair

    DISKO BAY (DK) will host an artist talk and book signing with artists Juan Hein (DK/ARG) and Lisbet Nielsen (DK), who recently published their first books at DISKO BAY. In the book ‘Clouds and Bombs’ the visual artist Juan Hein has turned towards the realm of technology, mining the digital cloud instead of seeking clouds in the sky. In the age of fake news, the book is asking one simple question; is what you see true or false?


    Fine Art Photographer Lisbet Nielsen is presenting her book ’Siggie’. This personal work is a story of transformation, beauty and complexity combined in a narrative about time, life and dreams told through 48 Polaroid images, captured over 7 years in 1990’s.

    Disko Bay
  • 28 Aug

    17.00 — 17.30

    Talk: Lap-See Lam & Severin Dünser

    The Chapel

    In her work, Swedish artist Lap-See Lam challenges notions of identity and belonging with provocative installations. Through sculpture and VR technology, her work constitutes an expanded anthropological enquiry that explores the fluidity of language, identity and cultural histories. She will discuss her work and practice with curator at the Belvedere in Vienna, Severin Dünser.

  • 28 Aug

    17.45 — 18.30

    Live: Jockum Nordström band

    The Stage

    For the first time in Denmark, the musical project Jockum Nordström band, featuring the artist Jockum Nordström (SE) and the musician Joakim 'Jocke' Åhlund (SE), will play at CHART with their live band consisting of some of their friends, who also happen to be some of the best musicians in Sweden.

  • 28 Aug

    18.45 — 19.00

    Performance: Hesselholdt & Mejlvang – Two Fools and a Pole

    Courtyard

    For CHART the artist duo Hesselholdt & Mejlvang will develop a new site-specific performance for the Palace Courtyard of Charlottenborg entitled 'Two Fools and a Pole':

    "The artist and the fool have a lot in common. They are both playing and jumping and teasing. Only fully existing in relation to their audience. Hiding behind slapstick and artistry while exposing inconvenient truths to the world and the powers that be. But behind the funny mask, melancholia and despair is lurking. Watch the artist duo Hesselholdt & Mejlvang trying to be funny and entertaining"

  • 28 Aug

    20.30 — 22.00

    Music: Midnight Confessions with Friends: The CHART Sessions

    Courtyard Stage

    Enjoy 'Midnight Confessions with Friends: The CHART Sessions' led by Josephine Phillip & Hannah Schneider with special guest stars – Nikolaj Hess, Mikkel Hess, Anders Christensen, Anna Roemer, and Cecilie Strange – in intimate concerts

  • 29 Aug

    11.00 — 00.00

    Children’s Drawing workshop with architect and artist Andrea Ougaard

    Courtyard – Curtain Call

    The freehand drawing workshop is a series of playful exercises in seeing and drawing objects in space. The workshop makes use of the pavilion Curtain Call as both workshop and exhibition space for the drawings.

  • 29 Aug

    11.00 — 17.00

    Hannah Toticki: Daybed for Framing Infinity

    Courtyard

    In the sculptural work Daybed for Framing Infinity artist Hannah Toticki is inviting you to enjoy a peaceful moment while lying down and looking at the framed sky above you. The sculpture is placed in the Palace Courtyard of Charlottenborg and is presented by SPECTA who will also be showing other works by Hannah Toticki at their booth.

    SPECTA
  • 29 Aug

    11.00 — 17.00

    Mille Kalsmose: Weight of Memories

    Courtyard

    For CHART, Mille Kalsmose presents the site-specific work 'Weight of Memories'. The work, which is installed in the gate between the courtyards of Charlottenborg, becomes a passage through time. Pendulums and rock cores are floating as impacts in the air using delicate golden chains at different heights and rhythms. The work consists of rock cores, which are drillings from some the world's oldest rock formations in Canada, and clock weights that connect the work to our understanding and experience of time and memories.

    © Mille Kalsmose / Courtesy of Martin Asbæk Gallery

    Martin Asbæk Gallery
  • 29 Aug

    11.00 — 17.00

    CHART X HAY: The Aftermath of a Garden Party – A Special Project by Loji Höskuldsson

    CHART Book Fair

    For CHART 2021, Danish design brand HAY and Icelandic artist Loji Höskuldsson join forces for a new, creative project. The collaboration comprises delicate, nostalgic embroidery by Höskuldsson on a 10 meter-long HAY Mags sofa, creating a poetic landscape of the traces of human activity.

    The artwork is part of CHART Book Fair and sets the stage for a programme of talks, book signings and debates.

    Lojiu Höskuldsson's works can also be seen at Hverfisgallerí's booth during CHART 2021.

    Hverfisgallerí
  • 29 Aug

    11.30 — 12.00

    Talk: Landmarks – The single-family house in the Golden Age of Danish architecture

    CHART Book Fair

    In the book Landmarks the American architect and writer Michael Sheridan (US/DK) tells the story of some of the single-family houses designed by Danish architects that combined modern architectural influences from the United States and Japan with the finest Danish building traditions, thus creating an architectural golden age in Denmark. Hear Sheridan talk about the houses’ enduring cultural value and popularity.

    Strandberg Publishing
  • 29 Aug

    11.30 — 12.00

    Book signing: Hanne Lise Thomsen

    CHART Book Fair

    Meet with us at our table where we will have a special visit by the artist Hanne Lise Thomsen, who will be speaking and signing her book published with RSS Press in the Spring of 2019, Hanne Lise Thomsen by Hanne Lise Thomsen. This rare opportunity will give visitors insight into her practice and factors converging in Thomsen's work and book.

    Really Simple Syndication Press
  • 29 Aug

    12.00 — 12.45

    Talk: Gallery Practice – The Role and Workings of Galleries in a Post-Covid-19 World

    The Chapel

    After years of the constant globetrotting of art fairs, museum openings and studio visits, are there any benefits to the new methods that some galleries have adopted during Covid-19, or will we slip straight back into old habits again? Does any of the online stuff actually work? These questions, and others, will be discussed by Co-owner of the newly-opened Copenhagen exhibition space Palace Enterprise, Gitte Skjødt Madsen (DK), Gallerist Börkur Arnasson (IS) of i8 and Art consultant Emily Norton (SE), together with former Gallerist and CHART Co-founder David Risley (DK).

  • 29 Aug

    12.30 — 13.00

    Book Launch & Signing: Flashback Gordon by Timo Vaittinen

    CHART Book Fair

    The publication Flashback Gordon by artist Timo Vaittinen (FI) is a cut and paste rearrangement of an old Flash Gordon comic book found on the street after being retired by the Helsinki Public Library system. The eerily confusing scenes of Flashback Gordon will return to haunt the libraries in their revised form as the new Rooftop Press title enters the unsuspecting lending system once again this autumn. The author will be present for signings throughout CHART 2021.

    Rooftop Press
  • 29 Aug

    13.00 — 13.30

    Talk: Janaina Tschäpe & Emily Butler

    The Chapel

    New York-based German artist Janaina Tschäpe works with abstract landscapes that blur the notions of illusion and reality. Referencing her interest in myths, morphology and the mysteries of aquatic states, she has developed a distinctive visual language where organic forms are imbued with a remarkable quality of luminosity. In this talk, Tschäpe will discuss her work and practice with Emily Butler, Curator at the Whitechapel Gallery (UK).

  • 29 Aug

    13.00 — 13.30

    Artist Talk: Johanne Hestvold & Tuva Trønsdal

    CHART Book Fair

    Artist Johanne Hestvold (NO) will discuss her work with gallerist Tuva Trønsdal (NO) who is also presenting Hestvold’s work at Galleri Golsa’s booth at CHART 2021. They will present Hestvold’s new book made in close collaboration with and published by Heavy Books (NO).



    Heavy Books
  • 29 Aug

    13.45 — 14.00

    Performance: Hesselholdt & Mejlvang – Two Fools and a Pole

    Courtyard

    For CHART the artist duo Hesselholdt & Mejlvang will develop a new site-specific performance for the Palace Courtyard of Charlottenborg entitled 'Two Fools and a Pole':

    "The artist and the fool have a lot in common. They are both playing and jumping and teasing. Only fully existing in relation to their audience. Hiding behind slapstick and artistry while exposing inconvenient truths to the world and the powers that be. But behind the funny mask, melancholia and despair is lurking. Watch the artist duo Hesselholdt & Mejlvang trying to be funny and entertaining"

  • 29 Aug

    14.00 — 14.45

    Talk: Contexts of Practice – The Role of Context in Artistic Practice

    The Chapel

    Co-director of Art Hub Copenhagen, Lars Bang Larsen (DK), Co-owner of henProjects in Stockholm, Jenny Bergman (SE) and Curator at Kunsthall Oslo, Kristian Schrøder (DK/NO) will talk to David Risley (DK) about the importance of exhibition context in artistic practice. Do non-commercial spaces allow more radical, experimental work to be produced and exhibited? How does this change in different international contexts? And are alternative exhibition spaces breeding grounds for commercial galleries or do they stay parallel and separate?

  • 29 Aug

    14.00 — 14.30

    Panel Discussion: The Book as a Room in an Art Practice

    CHART Book Fair

    The artists Anna Stahn (DK), Fryd Frydendahl (DK), Wilfred Wagner (DK) and Rebecca Krasnik (DK) will talk about their practice and how they use the book format to extend or support their work, thus contextualising the artist’s book and exploring the various formats and functions it can take. The panel discussion will be hosted by Bladr (DK) and moderated by Sara Lubich (DK).



    Bladr
  • 29 Aug

    14.30 — 15.00

    Live Performance with musician Vincent Yuen Ruiz

    Courtyard – Curtain Call

    Vincent Yuen Ruiz (1990) is a Swiss musician, composer and improviser living in Copenhagen. His latest work has been a study in patience, a focus on repetition and the interaction between timbres and resonances. With a minimalism bordering on reductionism, Ruiz mixes tonal melodies and textural approaches.

    At the Curtain Call pavillon in the Palace Courtyard of Charlottenborg, Vincent Yuen Ruiz (CH) will do a double bass performance.

  • 29 Aug

    14.45 — 15.45

    Book Signing: Fryd Frydendahl

    CHART Book Fair

    Artist Fryd Frydendahl (DK) will sign her books at the At Last Books table.

    At Last Books
  • 29 Aug

    15.00 — 15.30

    Talk: Tal R, Mamma Andersson & Stephanie Cristello

    The Canteen

    Tal R (DK) and Mamma Andersson (SE) both have illustrious careers as artists but also share a strong appreciation of painting as a medium. Hear more about their individual approaches to paint, their experiences of working collaboratively in the past, and an exciting new announcement, in this conversation moderated by curator and writer Stephanie Cristello (CA).

  • 29 Aug

    15.00 — 15.20

    Talk: Codex Polaris

    CHART Book Fair

    Artist Imi Maufe (NO) of the publishing house Codex Polaris (NO) will give a presentation of the work Codex Polaris has carried out since 2013. At CHART Book Fair, Maufe will talk about collaborative art book projects that seek to create networks and promote books as works of art for Norwegian, Nordic and International artists.

    Codex Polaris
  • 29 Aug

    15.00 — 15.50

    Book launch: Morten Søndergaard

    CHART Book Fair

    Come join our table and meet Morten Søndergaard, who will be releasing his new book hot off the press, titled THE ANARCHISTS FROM THE WHITE MOUNTAINS, which is a new publication commissioned and published by RSS PRESS. Søndergaard will be signing books and speaking about the book with visitors.

    Really Simple Syndication Press
  • 29 Aug

    15.30 — 16.00

    Live performance with musician Vincent Yuen Ruiz

    Courtyard – Curtain Call

    Vincent Yuen Ruiz (1990) is a Swiss musician, composer and improviser living in Copenhagen. His latest work has been a study in patience, a focus on repetition and the interaction between timbres and resonances. With a minimalism bordering on reductionism, Ruiz mixes tonal melodies and textural approaches.

    At the Curtain Call pavillon in the Palace Courtyard of Charlottenborg, Vincent Yuen Ruiz (CH) will perform in a duet with a special guest.

  • 29 Aug

    16.00 — 16.15

    Release: Plethora Magazine Anniversary Edition #11 – Anatomy of the Extreme

    CHART Book Fair

    The 11th issue of Plethora Magazine (DK) – to be officially released at CHART Book Fair – follows the extreme measures mankind strives towards in search of great achievements. The new issue will feature articles on everything from: ‘The Anti-Olympian Athlete’, ‘The ritualistic roots of bungee jumping’, ‘The Anatomy of the Extreme’ – complemented with art works from the likes of Salvador Dali, Otani Workshop, Body World, Franco Basualdo, Kusakabe Kimpei, Wu Hsichi and many more.

    Plethora Magazine
  • 29 Aug

    16.15 — 16.45

    Artist talk: Things in Contemporary Curating by Sidsel Nelund

    CHART Book Fair

    Art theorist Sidsel Nelund (DK) in a conversation about her forthcoming book with Really Simple Syndication Press (DK), Things in Contemporary Curating. The book offers a political history of exhibition-making in the light of the increasing social engagement of artists in the 20th and 21st centuries. In the book, Sidsel Nelund shows how it becomes possible to curate exhibitions which address the problems of contemporary society through artistic and aesthetic means.

    Really Simple Syndication Press