Morten Løbner Espersen

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Ceramics

About

1965  Born in Aalborg.
Lives and works in Copenhagen.

Education
1987-92  Denmarks Design School, Copenhagen, Denmark
1989-90  École Supérieure des Arts Appliqués, Duperré, Paris, France

Professional positions
2014-17  Member of Projektstøtteudvalget for kunsthåndværk og design, The Danish Arts Foundation
2005-11  Visiting professor at the School of Design and Crafts, Gothenburg, Sweden
2004  Member of the International Academy of Ceramics, Genève, Switzerland
1999-05  Lecturer, Kolding School of Design, Denmark
1992-  Studio in Copenhagen, Denmark

Public collections
Beumans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, USA
The Danish Arts Foundation
Denmarks Ceramic Museum, Grimmerhus, Middelfart, Denmark
The Design Museum Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
Lyngby-Taarbæk Municipality, Denmark
MAD, Museum of Arts and Design, New York, USA
Musée Magnelli, Vallauris, France
The National Museum, Stockholm, Sweden
The New Carlsberg Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Röhsska Museum, Gothenburg, Sweden
The Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park, Japan
The National Public Art Council, Sweden
Vejen Art Museum, Vejen, Denmark

Awards and grants
The National Bank of Denmark’s Anniversary Foundation of 1968
The Arts and Crafts Award of 1879, silver medal, 1993
The Art Prize of the year 1994, The Simon Spies Foundation
Design book Award, 1999
The Design Foundation
The Danish Arts Foundation
The Danish Arts Foundation three year Working Grant
Ole Haslund’s Arts Foundation
The Toyota Foundation
The Augustinus Foundation
LF Foght’s Fondation
Danish Crafts