Education
1987 -1993 Diplome Nationale Superieure d'Arts Plastiques / MFA avec "Felicitations du Jury" (magna cum laude) from the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux Arts, Paris
Student of Pierre Matthey, Jan Voss and Claude Viallat
 
Residency Program and Workshops
2009 Mark Rothko Annual Workshop. Rothko Centre, Latvia
2009 Bikubenfonden-Bloomsbury. Residency Program, London
2007-08 The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation,
Residency Program, Connecticut
2006 Bikubenfonden-Pigalle. Residency Program, Paris
2006/98 Cité Internationale des Arts. Residency Program, Paris
2005/2000 Statens Værksteder for Kunst og Haandværk, Gl. Dok
National Workshops for Arts and Crafts, Copenhagen
Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Denmark
2004 San Cataldo. Residency Program, Amalfi
lithographic Workshop with Jan Andersson.
National workshops for Arts and Crafts, Copenhagen
1996 Paper Workshop. Tokushima, Kyoto and Tokyo, Japan
1996/95/94 Sandpainting. Joe Ben Junior. Navajo Reservation, Arizona, New Mexico, France and Germany
 
Selected Solo Exhibitions
2012 Galleri Politikens Forhal, Copenhagen
2011 Galerie Maria Lund, Paris
2008 Galerie Maria Lund, Paris
2007 Galerie Provence, Aalborg
2006 Galerie Maria Lund, Paris
Galerie Proarta, Zurich
2005 Galleri Weinberger, Copenhagen
Copenhagen Business School
2004 Galerie Maria Lund, Paris
2003 Galleri Weinberger, Copenhagen
2002 Galerie Proarta, Zurich
2001 Karina Vestergaard Contemporary Paper Projects, Brussels
2000 Galleri Weinberger, Copenhagen
Galerie Municipale de Vitry-sur-Seine, Paris
1998 Galerie Frédéric Storme, Lille
Galerie Smagghe-Kervern, Paris
1997 Galleri Weinberger, Copenhagen
1996 Galerie Véronique Smagghe, Paris
Spiegel Buch, Ulm
1993 Galerie Georges Bernanos, Paris
 
Selected Group Exhibitions
2012" Moveable Feast " Carte blanche à Erin Lawlor. Hotel de Sauroy, Paris
2011" Accrochage 3 " Galerie Maria Lund , Paris
KIAF ART FAIR. Maria Lund, Korea
" Give me six " Galerie Maria Lund, Paris
"ART ON PAPER" Art Fair. Maria Lund, Brussels
2009"Paintspace" VII, Rundetårn, Copenhagen
2008"TRIPTYQUE" Angers. France
2007"20 years" Galleri Weinberger, København
"Junge Talente der Zukunft" Galerie Proarta, Zürich
2006/2005 Foire de Strasbourg. Galerie Maria Lund
2005 Galerie Maria Lund, Paris
2004 "prix de Marin" Paris
"Diversité des langues en Europe" Palais Royal,
The French Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Paris
2003 Galerie Proarta, Zuriich
2002 Foire de Strasbourg. Galerie Suzanne Tarasiève
2001 "Paper revisioned" Art center Silkeborg Bad, Silkeborg
Art Brussel. Galerie Smagghe-Kervern, Brussels
"Jean-Pierre Pincemin - Maibritt Ulvedal Bjelke"
Galerie Triade. Suzanne Tarasiève, Barbizon
1998 DCA Gallery. Galleri Weinberger, New York
1999/98/
94/93/91
Salon de Vitry, Paris
1997 Copenhagen Art Fair. Galleri Weinberger, Copenhagen
1997/96 Salon de Saga. Galerie Véronique Smagghe, Paris
"Rencontres 97" Galerie municipale Gonzalez, Paris
1999/98/
97/96/95/
94
Salon de la Jeune Peinture, Paris
1994 "Les diplômes avec felicitations" ENSBA, Paris
Salon de Montrouge, Paris
1994/93 Charlottenborg Foraarsudstilling, Copenhagen
"Vraiment Peintres" Galerie Zürcher, Paris
 
Grants - Foundations
2007 Statens Kunstfond
L. F. Foght Fond
Beckett-Fonden
2006 Oak Foundation
2004 Arne Meyer's Legat
2003/97 Beckett-Fonden
The Royal Danish Embassy in Paris
1998 Akademiraadet
CDB -Danish Art Foundation
1998/94/
93/92/91
Kunsthandler R. Wilstrups Legat
1998/96 Det Weinbergerske Familiefond
1997 L. F. Foghts Fond
1996 Den Ingwersenske Fond
1996/91 Th. A. C. Von Irgens-Bergh kunstnerlegat
1995 Fribergfonden
1995/94/93 Mauritzen la Fontaine Familiefond
1995/93 De Bielkeske Legater
1994 Israel Lion Fonden
1992/91 Knud Højgaards Fond
1989 Bourse de perfectionnement
The French Embassy in Copenhagen
 
Prizes
1999 Prix de Vitry. First Prize, painting, Paris
1996 Prix Suisse Imprimérie. Edition Prize, Paris
1993 Prix Bernanos. First Prize, painting, Paris
1992 Prix Talens. Second Prize, painting, Paris
 
Works in Public
1999 Municipality of Vitry-sur-Seine, Paris
1993 Københavns Kulturfond, Copenhagen
 
Corporate Sales
General Motors. Paris, Zurich
Giorgio Armani France, Paris
Cerruti, Milan
 
Corporate Exhibitions
2008-09 Galerie AM, Paris
2006/2005 La Galerie Scandinave, Paris
2004 La maison du Danemark. The Danish house in Paris
2000 Giorgio Armani France, Paris
1999 Valentino showroom, Paris
GFT, Paris
 
Commissions
2005 "Carte de voeux" Vitry-sur-Seine, Paris
1997 "Chair for Smurfit Socar" Espace Ricard, Paris
1994 "Opel Tigra" General Motors, Paris, Barcelona, Zurich
 
Bibliography
2010 " Encounter " by Ann Hindry. Fondation Renault, Paris
2008 AZART "L'Exquise fragilité de la peinture" by Gérard Gamand
no 34 September-october 2008
2006 "Living and Existing through Colors" Yves Michaud
Paintings, Maibritt Ulvedal Bjelke, catalogue
"Reality is not enough in itself" Bent Petersen
Paintings, Maibritt Ulvedal Bjelke, catalogue
"Le goût des pastilettas" Jeanette Zwingenberger
Essay for Solo Show. Galerie Maria Lund, Paris
2005 "Tømmermænd en vinterdag"
Bent Petersen. Dansk Kunst 2005
"Det tilsyneladende tilfældige"
Peter Michael Hornung. Politiken
"The Face of Art" Philippe Chancel,
101 Artists. Edition 5 continents Seuil, France, UK, USA
2004 "Surpris par la nuit" - Etats d'arts
Marie Dubouchet. Radio France Culture, March 9th
Essay for Solo Show. Hélène Kelmachter., Fondation Cartier, for Galerie Maria Lund, Paris
2001 "Paper revisioned" Art center Silkeborg Bad
"Chroma time" Maibritt Ulvedal Bjelke
"Papirets Kunst"
Jørgen Hansen. Jyllands Posten, May 15th
"Ved du hvad papir er" Helle Holst, Hrymfaxe, n° 3
2000 "Voldsomhed og overblik"
Trine Ross. Politiken. May 5th
"Temps de couleurs " Maibritt Ulvedal Bjelke
Essay for Solo Show "Prix de Vitry"
1999 " Maibritt Ulvedal Bjelke about Mark Rothko"
Chantal Lasbats Arte-Tv, France
1998 Michael Grabarczyk, Museum of Tourcoing
1997 "Yves Michaud présente un peintre"
Connaissance des Arts. n° 543
"9 artistes" Jan Voss a carte blanche. Galerie Mic'Art, Lille
1996 "Regard critique - Jeune Peinture"
Jean Luc Chalumeau. Verso, Ninety
"Sans maquillage"
1994 Catalogue. Yves Michaud
"Regard critique - Jeune Peinture"
Catalogue. Hélène Kelmachter, Fondation Cartier, Paris
"Tigra objet d'art"
Catalogue. Opel France. Fawzi El Baccouche
 
 

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