PER WEISS
c e r a m i s t
| | | | |
PER WEISS  f. 1953

1971-77 Ceramics Degree in Denmark. Skolen for brugskunst.
1974-76 Pupil by the Japanese Ceramist Yosiga Taibi.
1977-79 Assistent to diffrent Japanese ceramists i Hagi city.
1979-86 Workshop called Weiss Gama i Hagi, Japan.
1988-    Workshop with ceramist Lene Regius in Lejre, DK.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
1982 Ueno Museum of art Tokyo "Nitten" (JPN).
1983 Yamaguchi Museum of art, guest of honour “The Japanese craft exhibition” (JPN).
1990 International Ceramics Invitational (USA).
1994 Neue Keramik aus Dänemark. Keramion (D).
1995 Dansk design aktuelt, Sophienholm (DK).
1996 2. Danske Keramiktriennale Trapholt (DK).
1997 Sophienholm (DK).
2002 Septemberudstillingen Fanø Kunstmuseum (DK).
2009 Le Salon du Collectionneur, Grand Palais, Paris (FR) .

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
several together with Ceramist Lene Regius.
1993 Kunstmuseet Trapholt, Kolding (DK).
1994 Danish Institute, Athens (GR).
1995 Gallery Christian Dam, København (DK).
1996 Galerie MøllerWitt, Sønderborg (DK).
1997 Gallery Christian Dam, København (DK).
1999 Sjællands Keramikmuseum, Roskilde (DK.
2001 Galerie MøllerWitt, Aarhus (DK).
2003 Galerie MøllerWitt, Aarhus (DK).
2005 Maison Gerard, New York.
2005 The International Art+Design Fair, The Amory Show(US).
2006 Svannekegaarden, with ceramist Ivan Weiss (DK).
2007 Grimmerhus, Danmarks Keramikmuseum, with friends
Aage Birck and Kim Holm (DK).
2009 Galleri Flintholm (DK)..
        
AWARDS AND GRANTS:
1977 The Arts and Crafts Prize of 1879.
1982-84 Prisbelønnet på Contemporary Japanese Art and Craft Exebithion. Yamaguchi (JPN).
1984 First Western Representative at The Imperial Art Academy Show "NITTEN" Tokyo (JPN).
1985 Guest of honour, Contemporary Japanese Art and Craft Exibithion. Yamaguchi (JPN).
1988 Dansk Delegat til World Craft Counsil, Sydney (AUST).
1994 Krøjers Fond.
1999-2000 The K.E.s hanging committee.
1992-2001 Statens Kunstfond several activity scolarships.

REPRESENTED IN THE COLLECTIONS OF:
PBS - Lautrupparken Ballerup (DK)
Kunstmuseet Trapholt (DK).
Kunstindustrimuseet (DK).
Statens Kunstfond (DK).
Keramion (D).
The Nakasato Collection (JPN).
Höganäs Museum (S).
Roskilde Museum (DK).
Danmarks Keramikmuseum Grimmerhus (DK.).

SELECTED BIG FORMAT CERAMICS in public places and collections:
The Danish Institute in Athens (GR).
Roskilde Universitet (DK).
PBS (DK). PBS - Lautrupparken Ballerup (DK)
Tønder Bank (DK).
Sønderjylland og Roskilde Counties. (DK)
Lejre, Roskilde og Frederikssund Municipalties (DK).
HK København (DK).
Novo Nordic: Beijing, Tokyo og København.
Oticon (DK)