CURRICULUM VITAE
Born in Landskrona, Sweden, 1977
Lives and works in Copenhagen
 
EDUCATION
 
2003-2004 Goldsmiths University, MA Image & Communication, London , UK.
1998-2001 London College of Communication, BA Photography, London , UK.
1997-1998 London College of Communication, BTEC Art & Design, London , UK.
 
EXHIBITIONS
 
2019  Evolving / Eroding, Ganges Art, Kolkata
          Evolving / Eroding, Museum of Goa
2018  Distant Land, Photobookshow, Brighton
2015  The devil is in the detail,  Westverk, Hamburg
          Eye Know, Galleri Rostrum, Malmö
2014  Little Finger Art Fair. Malmö
          Gallery Speckstrasse, City-Link Festival, Hamburg
          What should have remained secret has come to light, Fotogalleriet Format,  Malmö
          Frames, Center for Contemporary Art, Merchant Square, Glasgow
          Leaving no shadow in the mirror, Vasli Souza gallery, Malmö
2013  The Shoreditch Triangle, Landskrona Fotofestival, Galleri 2, Nygatan, Landskrona
          The Explorer, Green Is Gold, Copenhagen
           Nature Nurture, Hippolyte Gallery, Helsinki, Finland.
           Fotografi i vetenskapenstjänst -  Kroppen, Fotogalleriet Format,  Malmö
2012  WHAT A MESS Hydrogenfabrikken Kunsthall, Fredrikstad
          C Photobookshow, Brighton
          Kunstnernes Sommerudstilling, Janus, Vestjyllands Kunstmuseum, Tistrup
          Supermarket Art Fair Feb 17-19 Stockholm
2011  It will get better if you move to the countryside, Galleri Format, Malmö
          It will get better if you move to the countryside, KONTORprojects, Copenhagen
          Texts Open'11 Brighton Photo Fringe , Brighton
          The Contemporary Photographic Portrait, Ny Tap, Carlsberg, Copenhagen
          For Japan: Charity Auction, Hotshoe Gallery, London
          No Mirrors, RAYKO Photo Center, San Francisco
          Landskrona Konsthall Fotosalong, Landskrona
2010  Skånes konstförening Höstsalong, Malmö
          Singapore International Photography festival, Lim Hak Tai Gallery, Singapore
2009  Kunsthal Charlottenborg. Forårsudstillingen, Copenhagen
          From Here, Brighton Photo Fringe OPEN'09, Brighton
          Now: Art of the 21st century, Philips de Pury & Company, London
          No Place Like Home Exhibition at The Affordable Art Fair, London
2008  Kiosk Nostalgia, Viewfinder photography gallery, London
          Plastic Surgery, Viewfinder photography gallery, London
          YPU Footprints Exhibition at Greenspot, Amsterdam
2006  Camping, en värld for sig, Form Design Center, Malmo
2005  Nivea Art exhibition, Ravenstein Gallery, Brussels
         The culture of fast food Architecture, Kunsthal Rotterdam
          Imbissbude, Finish Institute, Antwerp
          Imbissbude, Goethe-Institut Brussels
          Circle of Confusion, Nolias Gallery, London
2004  The Analysis of Beauty, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland
          Crossbreed, Menier Gallery, London
2003  Scandinavia - The Unknown, Notting Hill Arts Club, London
2001  Future Map 01, The London Institute Gallery at Milbank, London
          The Alberto Vilar Gallery, The Prince's Foundation, London
 
PUBLICATIONS/ BOOKS/ CATALOGS/ ARTICLES
2018 Leaving no shadow in the mirror publised in the book Photography and the Contemporary Cultural Condition, Peter Osborn, UK
2016 Leaving no shadow in the mirror published in Nordic Womens Literature, Denmark
2013 Distant Land published in Little Finger publication for visual art, culture and nonsense. Sweden.
2012 Distant Land Jenny Nordquist. Artist book published by KONTORprojects. Denmark
2011 Morning stifness in hands and feet, published in SHOTS magazine no 113. autumn 2011, USA.
        Interview in Korean magazine PHOTO+, May issue. Korea.
        Exit Here published in ICON Magazine, January Issue, UK.
2009 Plastic Surgery published in the book Cosmetic Surgery: A Feminist Primer, Cressida J. Heyes, Meredith Rachael Jones, UK
         Exit Here in Cent magazine, Contradictions, parked life, UK.
        The Shoreditch Triangle published in ICON Magazine. April Issue. UK.
        Filter -for fotografi. 03 sommer 09. Portfolio Jenny Nordquist, DK.
2008 Exit Here. Photographs by Jenny Nordquist , Book published by snowbird publishing, UK.
         The Architects' Journal, Kiosk Nostalgia by James Pallister. Exhibition review, UK.
2006 Exit Here in the book Photography Inspirations, The World is The Human's Project, published by Daab.UK.
         Dancehall selected for Flash Forward Emerging photographers from Canada, UK and US. Published by The Magenta Foundation.
         Camping –Vem, Hur och Varför? Book published by Wahlström & Widstrand. Sweden.
         Danshalls published in 125 magazine issue 5, Decades, UK.
         Plastic Surgery,The Mercury, Boob pics fury by Gareth Dorrian. Exhibition review, UK.
        Camping in Carl*s Cars, Motorbungalow,Text by Helen Gordon. Norway..
2005 Home away from Home-the World of Camper Vans and Motorhomes,  Book ed. by Kate Trant, Black Dog Publishing, UK.
         Korvkiosk published in Carl*s Cars, Swedish Sins. Norway.
2004 Korv, Mos och Människor- en bok om Svenska korvkiosker, Book published by Wahlström & Widstrand. Sweden.
         NGCA, The Analysis of Beauty exhibition catalog (Plastic Surgery), text by Alistair Robinson. UK.
         Exit Here published in Vernis, Keep Focused. Austria.
         Lab Magazine. Metamorphosis,UK.
         ArtReview, Absence minded By Charles Darwent, UK
2003 Exit Here in The book ROAM - a Reader of the Aesthetics of Mobility,ed. by Anthony Hoete, Black Dog publishing, UK.
2001 Themepark, motion issue. Exit Here Jenny Nordquist & Lars Eriksen, UK.
         Creative Review, The Shows by Roanne Bell and Gavin Lucas, UK
2000 Flytipping selected for The Observer Hodge Photographic Award book 2000. UK.
 
SCHOLARSHIPS/ AWARDS/ COLLECTIONS
Two year working grant, The Swedish Arts Grants Committee, 2016 
The International Research Programme - Visual Arts, Danish Agency for Culture 2016
The International Research Programme - Visual Arts, Danish Agency for Culture 2015
One year working grant, The Swedish Arts Grants Committee, 2013   
Exhibition & dissemination,  Danish Arts Foundation,  2013
Mobility support, Nordic Culture Point, 2012
Exhibition & dissemination,  Danish Arts Foundation,  2011
Shortlisted in the Bar-Tur Award, 2011
Magenta Foundation Emerging Photographer,  2006
Carl Jönssons Understödsstiftelse II,  2004
Lions Minnesfond, 2001
Carl Jönssons Understödsstiftelse II,  2000
Observer Hodge award, 2000
Crafoordska Stiftelsen,  2000
H.C. Henninges Minnesfond,  1999
Crafoordska Stiftelsen,  1999
Landskrona Culture scholarship,  1998
University of the Arts London Collection. London, UK
 
OTHER
2018 - present, Head of Department Landskrona Foto
2016 -2018  Artistic Director Landskrona Foto Festival
2011 - present, Founder and Co director of the artist run art space KONTORprojects. CPH, DK
2009 - 2018 Course Director, Foundation studies in Art photography at Östra Grevie Folkhögskola, SE
2015- 2017 Head of Art & Design department at Östra Grevie Folkhögskola, SE