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Charlotte Houman
Curriculum vitae

Charlotte Houman
Born 1963 in Denmark

Education
1987-91 Denmark´s Design School

Public assignments

2011-2013
Councillor for Culture, Cuacos de Yuste, Spain


Group exhibitions,  Censored and invited exhibitions

2016
Danish Design Now, Design Museum Danmark, Copenhagen

2011
A day at the beach, Gallerie Handwerk, Munich, Germany

2010
The Intelligent Hand, design competition by Designboom, Italy

2009
Design Biennal 2009, Trapholt, Kolding, Denmark

2007
The 12th Internacional Triennial of Tapestry, Lodz, Poland

2006 Striber til stol og krop, Round Tower, Copenhagen.

2005
Bienal de ArtMar 2005, The Maritim Museum, Barcelona

2004
"Nordic Cool, Hot women Designers", National Museum of Women in the Arts, Wash. USA

2003
Prizeexhibition, Danish Design Center, Copenhagen
Artfad Awards, new Spanish arts and crafts, Barcelona, Spain
Derfor, new Danish crafts, Paustian, Copenhagen.
Form VI, new Danish crafts, Svendborg, Denmark

2002
Biennal for Crafts and Design, The Danish Museum of Decorative Art, Cph.

2001
Unika- Young Danish crafts. Two-year tour in Denmark and Europe
The 2nd Cheongju International Craft Competition, South Korea

2000
Tramo 2000, Gallery of craftsmen, Barcelona

1999
Luz del Sur, Rovaniemi, Finland
Biennal 1999, Trapholt Art Museum, Kolding, Denmark
Prize exhibition, Officinet, Copenhagen
The 6th Internetional Textile Competition 99, Kyoto, Japan

1998
European Prize for Contemporary Art- and Design-led Craft, Viena, Paris, Gothenburg


Individual exhibitions

2008
Water Dreams, the Danish Museum of Art and Design, Copenhagen, Denmark

2006
From craft to industrial design, La Sala Vincon, Barcelona

2005
Se, nu stiger solen, Trapholt, Kolding, Denmark

2004
"Inside Spain, outside my Window", Textile Forum, Herning, Denmark

2003
"Inside Spain, outside my window",Paustian, Copenhagen

2001
"Arcos",The Danish Museum of Decorative Art, Copenhagen

1996
"Carta Blanca",The Textile Museum, Barcelona

1994
"Aurora Boreal",San Francisco Monastery, Caceres, Spain

Awards
2008
Nominated for the German Design Award 2009

2007
Delta Silver, Delta Awards, AFAD, Barcelona, Spain

2006
Honorary gift from Ole Haslund Artist´Foundation, Denmark

2003
Nomination for the Danish Design Prize 2003
1´st prize, Artfad Awards, (goldmedal), Barcelona

1999
ITF outstanding award, 6th International Textile Competition, Kyoto

1991
Danish Craftsmen´s Prize, (bronze medal)

Grants
Augustinus Foundation 2007; Nordea Danmark Foundation 2007;
The Beckett Foundation 2007, 2004; L. F. Foght´s Foundation 2007, 2004, 2003; The State Art Foundation,2004, 2002, 2001, 2000; National Bank of Denmark Jubilee Foundation 2007, 2004, 2002, 2001, 1998; Center for Danish Visual Art 1998; The Thomas B. Thrige Foundation 1993

Represented at
Museu de les Arts Decoratives, Pedralbes Palace, Barcelona, Spain.
Central Museum of Textiles, Lodz, Poland; Flindtsted A/S, Varde, Denmark; The Danish Museum of Decorative Art, Copenhagen; The State Art Foundation 2004, 1999, Denmark;
Private collections in Denmark and Spain.


Publications
Water Dreams, catalogue from exhibition at the Danish Museum of Art and Design, Copenhagen, Denmark 2008
Se nu stiger solen. Catalogue from exhibition at Trapholt, Denmark, 2005.
Dansk Design. Thomas Dickson, 2006
Superbrands, from business to consumer. Danish Superbrand Council. 2006
Kraks Blaa Bog 2009
Tekstilkunst 1998-2008

Memberships
Danish Crafts.


Stays in The National Workshops of Arts and Crafts, Gl. Dok. Copenhagen: 2008, 2007, 2004, 2001, 2000, 1999