BIOGRAPHY

Born 1974, Denmark
Lives and works in New York City
www.peterfunch.com

EDUCATION
Photojournalist from the Danish School of Journalism, Denmark, 1999

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014
Last Flight: An American Anthology, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2013
The New Street Types of New York, Alice Austen House, New York, USA

2012
PARATY EM FOCO festival in Rio de Janeiro, September 26-30, 2012
“Hello Materials” Danish Design Centre, April 2012
“An øje for the Hole” The Hole NYC, March 2012

2011
Babel Tales REDUX, V1 Gallery NYC, New York, USA

2010
Babel Tales, Colette, Paris.
Babel Tales ADDENDUM, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Danish Diaries, The Danish Pavilion, Shanghai, China

2009
Dream Amsterdam Foundation, Dream Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Babel Tales, Ron Mandos Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2008
The Eye of the Beholder, a solo project at Voltashow art fair, New York, USA

2007
Patent & Varemærkestyrelsen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Babel Tales, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2003
Las Vegas – Made by Man, Gallery Kling & Bang, Reykjavik, Iceland
Las Vegas – Made by Man, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015
Hamster and Hipster – The Aesthetics of the Mobile Phone, Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

2014
New York New York, Viborg Kunsthal, Denmark

2013
Summer Reading, The Hole, New York, USA
State of The Art, Copenhagen Photo Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark

2012
Tonight We Won’t Be Bored, V1 Gallery X Anniversary, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Terra Cognita Museum Belvédère, Heerenveen/Oranjewoud. Photofestival Noorderlicht
PARATY EM FOCO photo festival in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
Paper Match Halmlageret/Carlsberg, Copenhagen Denmark
Hello Materials, Danish Design Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
An øje for the Hole, The Hole NYC, New York, USA
Mods vs Rockers, BROOKLYN EDITION CURATED BY VINCENT SZAREK, THE ESSENTIAL COLLECTION & V1 GALLERY

2011
MYTER OM DEN NAERE FREMTID – NY DANSK FOTOGRAFI, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen
THE EYE IS A LONELY HUNTER: IMAGES OF HUMANKIND, 4. Fotofestival Mannheim Ludwigshafen Heidelberg
ROLE AND RITUAL, Kunsthalle Mannheim
THE PRACTICE OF EVERYDAY LIFE, Kunstverein Ludwigshafen
LIVING Frontiers of Architecture III and IV, LOUISIANA, Denmark
WHAT’S HE BUILDING IN THERE? An ode to the darker side of curiosity, FUSE Gallery, New York
Status – Somewhere between position and condition, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen.

2010
NEW WORK NEW YORK, Tiny vices, New York
Copenhagen Photo Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark
Gallery, Contemporanea Granada, Spain.
OneShot, Allmänna Galleriet 925, Stockholm, Sweden

2009
OneShot, Werkstette Copenhagen

2008
The Destruction of Atlantis, Union Gallery, London, UK
Fogtdals Fotografpriser 2008, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
Charlotte Fogh Contemporary, Aarhus, Denmark

2007
Spitting Image, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2006
DNA (Diesel New Art), Winners exhibited in Denmark, Sweden and Norway
There is a U in Us, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2005
Random Happenings, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
Face to Face – New Portraits, Lumas, Berlin, Germany

2004
A Celebration of Rebellion, V1 Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2003
Foam Photography Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2001
On Contempo, Kunsthallen, Copenhagen, followed in Zing Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
EinZweiDrei.com in Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen with the project Crossin Red Town
Crossing Red Town, Arles Photo Festival, France. Crossing Red Town, Gallerie d’Essai, France

ART FAIRS
2014
Market, Stockholm, Sweden.
Volta, Basel, Switlerland

2012
Armory New York, USA

2010
Volta6 Basel, Switzerland
Art Copenhagen, Denmark

2009
Art Copenhagen, Denmark
Volta5 Basel, Switzerland
ArtBrussels, Brussels, Belgium

2008
Art Copenhagen, Denmark
Voltashow Basel, Switzerland
Voltashow, The Eye of the Beholder, a Solo Project Art Fair, New York, USA

2007
Zoo Art Fair London, UK
Art Copenhagen, Denmark
Preview Berlin, Germany
Voltashow Basel, Switzerland

2006
Preview Berlin, Germany
Art Copenhagen, Denmark

2005
Art Copenhagen, Denmark

2004
Art Copenhagen, Denmark

AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS

2008
Palle Fogtdals Photo Award, Copenhagen, Denmark

2006
New Photographers 2007, curated by Lewis Blackwell
Winner of Diesel New Art in the Photo category

2003
Student at the 10th annual World Press Photo Joop Swart Masterclass, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Finalist at SXSW Web Awards

2002
1st prize from Danish School of Journalism with portraits from World Trade Center, Aarhus, Denmark

2001
1st prize, Best in open Class in Danish Press Photo of the year, with the portraits from World Trade Center
Crossing Red Town, awarded at the Arles Photo Festival, France

2000
1st prize in best photojournalist project of the year, from The Danish School of Journalism
Awarded in open class for the project Crossing Red Town, in Press Photo of the Year

1999
1st prize, Best Daily Picture in Danish Press Photo of The Year

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS/REVIEWS

2015
Expedition Mt Baker, PDN Magazine,
Portfolio, M. Le magazine du Monde 10 pages.

2014

Studies of Last Flight, Peter Funch, Book published by Études Books N°10 ?ISBN 978-2-36962-004-4
Mt. Baker’s Shrinking Glaciers, Portfolio, New Yorker, November, 2014
Paper Journal Best Of Instagram Vol. 1, Editor & Design: Patricia Karallis
Peter Funch: Last Flight, Interview In Vice by Matthew Leifheit 03/07 2014
World atlas of Street photography, Thames & Hudson. Release Oct. 2014
From Steel to Silver, Information, Review by Rune Gade, p16-17. here
Talk Magazine, The reality issue, interview Issue 28. p.30-39
The Room Magazine, The journey, Portfolio, p.74-77

2013
Peter Funch and the constructed moment, Interview, here
An Introduction To Triptychs: Version 01, Edition of 30 zines
Peter Funch – Step, Repeat, End. Text by Richard Rhodes, Next Level Magazine no. 23 / Copenhagen Issue

2012
Terra Cognita Catalog, Noorderlicht Photofestival, Aurora Borealis, ISBN/EAN: 978-90-76703-48-0
Peter Funch: Men in The Mirror Part V, Lemon Magazine no. 5, King of Pop Issue
Aggregation Moment, Surface China Magazine, Issue 40
O Acaso Pensado do fotógrafo Peter Funch, O Globo, page 4.
Obras do acaso, Fohla de Sao Paulo

2011
The New Yorker 26.10.11 Babel Tales Redux exhibition review
TIME.com 21.09.11 Interview and exhibition feature
Lonely Hunter: Images of Humankind – 4. Fotofestival, Mannheim Ludwigshafen Heidelberg Catalog. Published by
Kehrer
The New Yorker 12.09.11 Babel Tales Redux ehibition write up
Living – Louisiana Museum of Modern Art Catalog
New York: A Photographer’s City – Published by Rizzoli New York

2010
Babel Tales – ADDENDUM. Limited edition of 500. Signed and numbered. To be released at the V1 opening.
Building Them Up, Tearing Them Down: Tales of Modern Architecture. By Paul Goldberger. Published by Monacelli Press. (to be released 2010)
Street Photography Now. Edited by Sophie Howarth and Stephen McLaren. Published by Thames and Hudson.

2009
Art World Magazine Issue 11, 4 pages
It’s nice that Magazine Issue 2, 8 pages
Wired Magazine UK “Perfect Timing is an art’ 2 pages
VPRO Dutch magazine Cover
DeTelegraaf Interview “Foto’s Peter Funch op derde Dream Amsterdam – Het ballet van Fietsen” ¼ page
DeVolkskrant debate “collectiet stadsgedrag” 1 page
Bright.nl “Straatbeeld” Juni-july issue 2 pages
Time out Amsterdam July “The hot seat” Interview 1 page
NRC NEXT “Levens die elkaar kort kruisen” interview 2 pages
NRC Handelsbladet Culture “Op Zoek naar de kleine afwijking” Interview Cover and 2 pages
Hetparool Kunst og Media “Spelen met de Amsterdamse werkelijkheid” 2 pages
Adformatie “De waarheid van Peter Funch” august issue 3 pages
MS Berlingske “Hvad Øjet ser” 2 pages

2008
Next Level Edition 14 White Issue 6 Pages
Politiken Magasinet, 6 pages
Art World Review Exhibitions Armory Tweak p. 123
10 Paper – London, UK

2007
Berlinske Tidende 12.04.07 review by Torben Weirup
Politiken 06.04.07 2 pages and cover on culture section

2006
British Journal of Photography, New Photographers 2007, 6 pages
The Independent 26.06.06, New Photographers 2007, 6 pages

2005
Represented in web design portfolio by Taschen
British Journal of Photography 6 pages and cover story

2004
Leica photograpie International #4, 3 pages

1999
Released the book Et Andet Sted Hen for HT (Hovedstadens trafikselskab) with Uffe Larsen as text writer

EDITORIAL WORK

The New Yorker, New York Times Magazine, New York Magazine, Fast Company, Next Level, Adbuster, Neon, Big Magazine, Intersection, V Magazine, S Magazine