Charlotte Houman 

Born 1963 in Denmark 

Education
1987-91 Denmark´s Design School

2014 Co-founder of Extremerinas.

Public charges

2011-2013

Councilor of culture, Cuacos de Yuste

Individual exhibitions

2008

  •  Water Dreams, Design Museum Danmark, Copenhagen.

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

Censored and invited exhibitions
• 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

Awards
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)

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

Censored and invited exhibitions

2016 
 Danish Design Now, Design Museum Danmark, Copenhague. 

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

2010  
 The Intelligent Hand, Designboom, Italia

2009
• Danish Design Biennal, Trapholt Museum, Kolding, Dinamarca

2007
• 12th Internacional Triennial of Tapestry, Lodz, Polonia

Awards
2018

2º Prize, Mention of Honor, IV Edition of Rural  Innovation Prize, Extremadura, Spain

2008  
• Nominated for the German Design Prize 2009

2007
 Silver Medal, Delta Prize, Barcelona

Grants

2007
• Augustinus Foundation, Nordea Danmark Foundation, L.F. Foght Foundation, Beckett Foundation, Danish National Bank Foundation

2006 
 Honor grant, Ole Haslund´s Art Foundation 

2004
 Danish National Art Foundation
• Danish National Bank Foundation

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

Freelance design
Kvadrat Boligtekstiler, Denmark; Contrast Boligtekstiler, Denmark; Faber, Denmark;

Represented at

Museu de les Arts Decoratives, Palacio Pedralbes, Barcelona
The Central Museum of Textiles, Lodz, Polonia
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.

Memberships
Danish Crafts.

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

Charlotte Houman 
Born 1963 in Denmark 

Education


1987-91 Denmark´s Design School

2014 Co-founder of Extremerinas.
Public charges
2011-2013
Councilor of culture, Cuacos de Yuste

Individual exhibitions
2008• Water Dreams, Design Museum Danmark, Copenhagen.
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

Censored and invited exhibitions


• 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
Awards
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)

Publications 


• Water Dreams, catalogue from individual exhibition at Design Museum Danmark, Copenhagen 2008
• Se nu stiger solen, catalogue from individual exhibition at Trapholt, Denmark,•2005
• Dansk Design. Thomas Dickson, 2006.
• Superbrands, from business to consumer. Danish Superbrand Council. 2006 
• Kraks Blaa Bog 2009
• Danish Textile Art 1998-2008
Censored and invited exhibitions
2016 
• Danish Design Now, Design Museum Danmark, Copenhague. 
2011  
• A day at the beach, Gallerie Handwerk, Munich, Germany
2010  
• The Intelligent Hand, Designboom, Italia
2009
• Danish Design Biennal, Trapholt Museum, Kolding, Dinamarca
2007
• 12th Internacional Triennial of Tapestry, Lodz, Polonia

Awards


2018
2º Prize, Mention of Honor, IV Edition of Rural Innovation Prize, Extremadura, Spain

2008  
• Nominated for the German Design Prize 2009
2007
• Silver Medal, Delta Prize, Barcelona

Grants
2007
• Augustinus Foundation, Nordea Danmark Foundation, L.F. Foght Foundation, Beckett Foundation, Danish National Bank Foundation
2006 
• Honor grant, Ole Haslund´s Art Foundation 
2004
• Danish National Art Foundation
• Danish National Bank Foundation
The Beckett Foundation; L. F. Foght´s Foundation 2004, 2003; The State Art Foundation,2004, 2002, 2001, 2000; National Bank of Denmark Jubilee Foundation 2004, 2002, 2001, 1998; Center for Danish Visual Art 1998; The Thomas B. Thrige Foundation 1993
Freelance design
Kvadrat Boligtekstiler, Denmark; Contrast Boligtekstiler, Denmark; Faber, Denmark;
Represented at
Museu de les Arts Decoratives, Palacio Pedralbes, Barcelona
The Central Museum of Textiles, Lodz, Polonia
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.
Memberships
Danish Crafts.
Stays in The National Workshops of Arts and Crafts, Gl. Dok. Copenhagen: 2004, 2001, 2000, 1999

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