Curriculum Vitae
Peter Ole Pedersen
Born in Copenhagen, Denmark 1978
Works in Aarhus and Copenhagen, Denmark

Education
PhD, Department of Aesthetics and Communication, Aarhus University 2014
MA in Art History and Multimedia Studies 2010

Works as a researcher, curator and artist

2008 – 2012 Ph.D. Fellow at Department of Art History, Aarhus University
2015 – 2018 Assistant Professor, Department of Art History, Aarhus University 

Selected Exhibitions:
2016 The Empire Strikes Back, Kunsthal Aarhus

2014 Piccadilly Exhibition Company #24, WWW

2013 Jubilæumsudstilling for Kunsttidsskriftet ARK, Kunsthal Aarhus, Aarhus
Saltö, Godsbanen, Aarhus

2012
Best Book Craftmanship of the Year 2011, Det Kongelige Bibliotek, Copenhagen
First Floor: Kunstpublikationer, Overgaden – Institut for Samtidskunst, Copenhagen
Kunst og Bøger, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen
The Piccadilly Exhibition Company #4: Remnants from a World Exhibition, Traneudstillingen, Gentofte

2011
Spatial Relations, Kunsthal Nord, Aalborg
The Piccadilly Exhibition Company #3: Atlas of the World, Aarhus Hovedbibliotek, Aarhus

2010
The Piccadilly Exhibition Company #2: A Repro Exhibition, Godsbanen, Institut for X, Aarhus
The Piccadilly Exhibition Company #2: A Repro Exhibition, Kunstfestivalen 20:10, Aalborg 
Det Psykedeliske Wunderkammer, Festival of Endless Gratitude, Copenhagen

2009 The Piccadilly Exhibition Company #1: Verdens mindste verdensudstilling, Machwerket, Aarhus

2008 Group show, Gallery K1, Skanderborg

2007 For Your Pleasure – Et blik ind i Rock’n’Rollens billedunivers, w/ Kristian Handberg, Machwerket, Aarhus

2006
Stafetten, Udstillingsstedet Første Til Venstre, Copenhagen
Group show, Machwerket, Aarhus

2005 Sort/Hvide Billeder, w/ Christian Danielewitz, Æstetikbiblioteket, Aarhus University, Aarhus

2003 Group show, Silkeborg Kulturspinderi, Silkeborg

2002 ”The Faces of King Alcohol”, Rundetaarn, Copenhagen

2001
Group show, Øksnehallen, Copenhagen
Group show, “Under Dybbølsbro”, Copenhagen

2000 Group show, Galleri Gekko, Copenhagen

1999 Group Show, Galleri Åhuset, Køge

Curator/Arranger:
Out of the Past, Film and Event Programme, ARoS, Aarhus Art Museum, 2017-2018
The Love Affairs, Hawaii Bio, Copenhagen, 2017-18
Archive Fever, Film, Music and Event Programme, Kunsthal Aarhus, 2017 Art on Film, Film programme, Aros Aarhus Art Museum, 2016 - 2017
The Empire Strikes Back, Kunsthal Aarhus, 2016 The Extra-Ordinary//We Are Watching You!, Film- and Concert programme, Kunsthal Aarhus, 2016
Against the Grain, Galleri Image, Aarhus, 2016
Collective Making, Film programme, Kunsthal Aarhus, 2015
The Piccadilly Exhibition Company # 5: The Piccadilly Expedition Company, Godsbanen, Vogn 1, Aarhus 2014
The Piccadilly Exhibition Company # 5: The Piccadilly Expedition Company, Udstillingsstedet Sydhavn Station, Sydhavn 2013
The Piccadilly Exhibition Company # 4: Remnants from a World Exhibition, Traneudstillingen, Gentofte 2012
The Piccadilly Exhibition Company # 3: Atlas of the World, Aarhus Central Library, Aarhus 2011
The Piccadilly Exhibition Company # 2: A repro exhibition, Institut for X, Godsbanen, Aarhus 2010
The Piccadilly Exhibition Company # 2: A repro exhibition, Aalborg Stadsarkiv, In connection with the art Festival Port 20:10, Aalborg 2010
The Piccadilly Exhibition Company # 1, Machwerket, Aarhus 2009

Participation in Seminars and Conferences (selection):
2017 “Archive Fever”, seminar at Kunsthal Aarhus, 2017 (presentation and arranger)
2016 “Global challenges – in Context to Photography, Contemporary Art and Social Media”, Copenhagen Conference 2016 (keynote)
2015 “Visible Evidence 22”, International Conference on Documentary Film and Media, Toronto (presentation)
2014 "Documenting Life: – Bio-imaging in the crossfire between the natural scientific and aesthetic gaze", AIAS-Seminar, Aarhus University (presentation)
2013 “Dziga Vertov - The Global Remake: Documentary Culture in the Digital Age”, ISIS Conference, University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania (arranger and presentation)
2012 “Aesthetics Reloaded”, Aesthetics within the Field of New Technology. International Conference, Aarhus University (presentation)
2012 ”Broadcast Yourself: Dokumentargenren i lyset af den globale netkultur”, Aesthetic Seminar, Aarhus University (presentation)
2012 ”Participatory Culture and the Avant-garde”, Aesthetics Reloaded, International Conference, Aarhus University (arranger and presentation)
2011 “Visible Evidence 18”, International Conference on Documentary Film and Media, New York City (arranger presentation)
2009 “The Neverending Catastrophe: 9/11 Conspiracy and the Integration of Documentary Film on Video Websites”, European Summer School in Cultural Studies, Copenhagen University (presentation)
2008 “The floating truth: - New tendencies in documentary film and the renegotiation of facts through video sharing websites”, Confronting Universalities - Aesthetics and Politics under the Sign of Globalisation, Sandbjerg Gods, Danmark (arranger and presentation)
2008 “The Way We Live Now” Conference on digital culture and art, The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Copenhagen (presentation)
2008 “Wie verändern Laien unsere visuelle Kultur”, Siegen University. (participation)

Selected Publications:
Paranoia på Film, Antipyrine Distribution, 2017, ISBN 978-87-93108-86-8 (Writer)Against the Grain, Forlaget Antipyrine, 2016, ISBN 978-87-93108-63-9 (Editor, writer)
The Piccadilly Line #5, Forlaget Asterisk, 2013, ISBN 978-87-92733-31-3 (Editor, writer, artistic contribution)
Passepartout #34: Kunst på film, ISSN 0908-5351 (Anthology editor, writer)
Saltö, (Artistic contribution)
CPH PIX Catalogue
2012, (Artistic contribution)
The Piccadilly Line #4, Forlaget Asterisk, 2012, ISBN 978-92733-11-5 (Editor, artistic contribution)
The Piccadilly Line #3, Kunsttidsskriftet ARK, No. 91, 2011 (Editor, writer, artistic contribution)
Alle opslag bliver fjernet – Reflektioner over den privatproducerede annonce, Forlaget Asterisk, 2011, ISBN 978-87-92733-08-5 (Writer, artistic contribution)
Bo Sammen, Forlaget KLIM, 2011, ISBN 978-87-7129-018-9 (Artistic contribution)
The Piccadilly Line #2, Forlaget Asterisk, 2010 (Editor, artistic contribution, linocut)
Magasinet Europa #03, FOEF (Foreningen til oplysning om Europæiske Forhold) 2010 (Illustrations)
The Piccadilly Line #1, Forlaget Asterisk, 2009, ISBN 978-87-993163-0-4 (Editor, writer)
Magasinet Europa #02, FOEF (Foreningen til oplysning om Europæiske Forhold) 2009 (Illustrations)
The Faces of King Alcohol, INTUITION Coorperative Art Society, 2002, ISBN 87-988784-0-9 (Artistic contribution)
New Danish Art 09, Kopenhagen Publishing (ed. Torben Zenth), (Feature on The Piccadilly Exhibition Company #1)

Selected Academic Publications:
"Documenting the Invicible", in Ekfrase - Nordic Journal for Visual Culture, 2016
"Neil Young – Also Known as Bernard Shakey", in 16:9 (Contribution to journal)
"Agency from Beyond the Grave - A Case-study of the Documentary and Dramatic Aspects of Rabih Mroué's Pixelated Revolution" in Discursive Framings of Human Rights – Negotiating Agency and Victimhood, Birkbeck Law Press (Contribution to anthology)
"V-v-Vertov R-r-Re-made : From Avant-Garde Documentary to Participatory Culture — the Digital Journey of Man With a Movie Camera" in Acta Universitatis Sapientiae. Film & Media Studies, Vol. 9, 2014 (Article)
"A Pixelated Reality – Documentary between Net-Distribution, Popular Culture and the Avant-Garde", Aarhus University, 2014 (Dissertation)
“The Splinters from a Fractured Stained-Glass Window – Biographical and Art Historical Aspects in Peter Watkins’ Docudrama Edward Munch” in Passepartout #34, 2013 (Article)
“The Never-ending Catastrophe” in Acta Universitatis Sapientiae, Hungarian University of Transylvania, 2013 (Article)
“War, Lies and Video” in Film in the Post-Media Age, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012 (Contribution to anthology)
“Paranoid, Moi?” in Kultur & Klasse, No. 110, Volume 2010, w/Jan Løhmann Stephensen (Article)
“The Fragile Truth: On the Relationship between Fact and Fiction in Netbased Ducumentary Film” in Ekfrase – Nordic Journal of Visual Culture, 2/2010, Volume 1 (Article)
“Closer to the War” in Litteraturmagasinet Standart, 4/2010 (Article)
“Not Exactly a Lightweight” in Litteraturmagasinet Standart, 2/2010 (Review)

Grants and Awards
The Novo Nordisk Foundation - Full Post-doc scholarship (2016-18)
New Carlsberg Foundation – Travel grant (2015)
Selected for 'Bedste Nordiske Kulturtidsskrift 2015' (The Piccadilly Line) (2015)
Awarded 'Årets Kulturtidsskrift 2014' for The Piccadilly Line (2014)
The Novo Nordisk Foundation (2013)
The New Carlsberg Foundation (2013)
Initiativpuljen, Aarhus Kommune (2013)
Danish Art Council (2009, 2010, 2012, 2013)
Selected for Best Book Craftmanship of the Year 2011 (The Piccadilly Line #3, Periodika)
Orkesterkontoen, Aarhus Kommune (2012)
Kulturudviklingspuljen, Aarhus Kommune (2010, 2013)

Other:
Illustrations for the Routledge publication The Digital Audiobook by Iben Have & Birgitte Stougaard Pedersen, 2015
Cover art for all 4 issues of the Danish literary magazine Standart, volume 27, 2013
Guest editor, Passepartout, Journal for Art History 2012-2013
Freelance writer for DOX Magazine,16:9,  KUNSTEN.NU, Plethora Magazine and Standart 2006-
Jury member, writer, Territories, Video Art-compilation by Jeanette Land Schou & Sophie Hjerl 2012
Co-founder & editor, Magasinet Europa, FOEF (Foreningen til oplysning om Europæiske Forhold) 2008-2010
Co-founder, Film Society Fokus 2008-2011