Ida Arentoft
Born 1984 in Copenhagen, Denmark
Lives and works in Copenhagen, Denmark and Glasgow, Scotland

EDUCATION
2007-2010 BA (Hons) Fine Art Photography, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow
2005-2006 Photography, Rampen - Copenhagen Film and Photo School, Copenhagen

UPCOMING AND CURRENT 2017
-Code Art Fair during Cph Art Week with Fotografisk Center
-Fields of Wheat, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
-Online residency with Feminist Photography Network
-When the Light Shifts, exhibition at Develop North and St. Andrews Photography Festival, Scotland

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2017
Quiet Legs, Koldinggade 12, Copenhagen
On the Same Latitude, Photo City at Copenhagen Photo Festival, Copenhagen
Radar, Filmstationen, Værløse
When the Light Shifts, Glasgow Women's Library, Glasgow

2016
Encounters with Memory, The Art Foundation Metamatic:Taf, Athens

2015
Gifted, Galleri Grundstof, Århus
MAX A5, Udstillingsstedet Tys, Copenhagen
Still rolling with the times..., Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
Re-re-rework, Arttra Gallery, Copenhagen
Young Danish Photography, Phototek Esbjerg, Esbjerg
Photo Collect Copenhagen, Museumsbygningen, Copenhagen
On the Same Latitude, Project Ability, Glasgow
Young Danish Photography, Four Boxes Gallery, Skive

2014
Vi tager intet ansvar 3, Udstillingsstedet Q, Copenhagen
Young Danish Photography, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen
Censored Exhibition, Copenhagen Photo Festival, Photo City, Bryghuset Carlsberg Byen, Copenhagen
Visions and Values, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
2014 Frames, Glasgow International Festival of Visual Arts in CCA, Street Level Photoworks and Merchant Square, Glasgow

2013
Night, Lensratch online exhibition: http://lenscratch.com/2013/10/2013-night-exhibition//
PRISMISM, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
Censored Exhibition, Copenhagen Photo Festival, Bryghuset Carlsberg Byen, Copenhagen

2012
RSA Open, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
Mud Wrestling, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow

2011
Fresh Faced & Wild Eyed, The Photographer's Gallery, London
Emerging Creative Talent Unleashed, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
ARTISIT?, No. 54 Smithfield Square, Dublin
Out in the Wild, Woodlands Community Garden, Glasgow

2010
The Mutual's Members Show (The Glue Factory Residency and Show), The Glue Factory, Glasgow
Glasgow Fleeto, Shoreditch Town Hall, London
Futureproof, Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow
Degree Show, Mackintosh Building Studio 40, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow

2009
Resonance, The Cell Gallery GSA, Glasgow
Fault Lines, WASPS Artist Studios, Glasgow

2008
On Me Turn, Newberry Gallery GSA, Glasgow

2006
Skjulte fejl og mangler, Råhuset, Copenhagen
Spring Forward, Fall Backwards, Huset i Magstræde, Copenhagen
Rampen Graduate summer exhibition, Københavns Bymuseum, Copenhagen

2005
Rampen Graduate winter exhibition, Københavns Bymuseum, Copenhagen

AWARDS AND GRANTS
2017 Danish Arts Foundation
2015 Danish Arts Foundation
2010 Extended Essay prize in Historical and Critical Studies, Glasgow School of Art

PUBLICATIONS
2017 Copenhagen Photo Festival catalogue

2016 Photographs commissioned by the Danish Women's Library Kvinfo to feature in 'The History of Nordic Women’s Literature'

2015 'Byggeri+Arkitektur' architecture magazine issue #69

2014
Young Danish Photography catalogue

Yellerzine's 'Wanderlust' issue
www.issuu.com/yellerzine/docs/wanderlust_zine

Copenhagen Photo Festival book

2013
Copenhagen Photo Festival book

2012
F-Stop Magazine's issue #56: The Landscape, www.fstopmagazine.com/groupexhibition.html

2011
Photograph selected for ‘The Central Station Book’, Glasgow, Scotland, www.thisiscentralstation.com/book.aspx

‘Graduate Photography Online’, Source Photographic Review Website, www.source.ie/graduate/2010/index.html

PRESS
'Fotos fulde af gåder', Politiken (printed copy), 11/12/14

Interview, Fotografisk Center blog, 19/11/14:
www.blog.photography.dk/2014/11/19/interview-med-ida-arentoft

'Copenhage se inunda de fotos', Quo Magazine, 16/06/14:
www.quo.es/ser-humano/festival-foto-copenaguealt

‘Melting Pot: GSA Degree Show’, The Skinny Magazine, 28/06/10: www.theskinny.co.uk/article/99575-melting-pot-gsa-degree-show

Photograph selected by Central Station as 'Featured Artwork' 18/06/10:
www.thisiscentralstation.com/tag/ida-arentoft/

ARTIST TALKS
2017 Panel discussion 'Collaborations Across Geographical Distances', Copenhagen Photo Festival, Copenhagen
2015 Phototek Esbjerg, Esbjerg
2015 Four Boxes Gallery, Krabbesholm Højskole, Skive
2014 FotoForum, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen
2011 ARTISIT?, Dublin

RESIDENCIES
2017 Artist in residence with The Bothy Project, Inshriach Bothy, Scotland

ART TEACHING, COLLABORATIONS AND GALLERY WORK
2016 Educator and Tour Guide, Copenhagen Photo Festival, Copenhagen
2015- Assistant and Educator, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen
2015- Museum Assistant, Tour Guide and Educator, Gl. Holtegaard Kunsthal, Holte
2015 Educator and Assistant, Copenhagen Photo Festival, Copenhagen
2014 Gallery Assistant, Tramway, Glasgow
2014 Project Member of 2014 Frames, a photographic project, Glasgow
2013 Artist Assistant, JR's 'Inside Out Project' at Unseen Photo Fair, Amsterdam
2013 Teaching Assistant, Tate Artist Room 'Robert Mapplethorpe', Perth Museum and Art Gallery, Perth
2012 Workshop Teaching Assistant, Project Ability, Glasgow
2012-2014 Photography Teaching Assistant, Street Level Photoworks in various collaborations with Trongate 103, Engage, GAMH, NDCS, Sense Scotland, Red Road, Glasgow
2012 Technical Photography Assistant, The Modern Institute, Glasgow
2011-2014 Gallery Assistant, Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow
2011-2012 Museum Assistant, Mackintosh Museum, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow
2010 Gallery Assistant, Intermedia Gallery CCA, Glasgow

OTHER
2017- Member of 'WildFires' female photography network, Glasgow
2016- Member of BKF Billedkunstnernes Forbund / Danish Visual Artists
2015- Photographs on permanent display at Gartnavel Hospital, Glasgow
2013 Shortlisted for RSA Residencies Scotland, Taigh Chearsabhagh Museum and Arts Centre, North Uist
2010-present Member of Transmission Gallery, Glasgow www.transmissiongallery.org/members/display/247
2011-2013 Studio member, David Dale Gallery & Studios, Glasgow
2010-2012 Member of The Mutual, artist cooperative, Glasgow