UPCOMING :

FLAKES POP UP EXHIBITION & RESIDENCE, BABEL & LADEMOEN KUNSTNERVERKSTEDER (TRONDHEIM, NO) ∙ CCCCCCC YOUNG DANISH CONTEMPORARY ART GROUP EXHIBITION, KUNSTBYGNINGEN I VRÅ (VRÅ, DK) SHUFFLE PLAY W. HILDE SANDVOLD (TBA, DK/NO), SISTERHOOD W. JULIE RASMUSSEN (TBA, DK)

kaja.haven@gmail.com
Copenhagen

PAST :

21 : MIOW 3000 KUNSTNERNES EFTERÅRSUDSTILLING, DEN FRIE UDSTILLINGSBYGNING (COPENHAGEN, DK) ∙ DOGGY HATCH GROUP EXHIBITION, AGDER KUNSTSENTER (KRISTIANSAND, NO) ∙ I SØR HAR DE SJØEN W. MARITEA DÆHLIN, KILDEN TEATER & KONSERTHUS (KRISTIANSAND, NO) ∙ BEAUTY, RAVNEDANS FESTIVAL (KRISTIANSAND, NO), ERASMUS MONTANUS, KILDEN THEATRE & CONCERT HOUSE (KRISTIANSAND, NO) ∙ UNICORNS, NORDLYS COLLECTIVE & NIKOLAJ KUNSTHAL (COPENHAGEN, DK) ∙ SHUFFLE PLAY (CORONA CANCELLED) W. HILDE SANDVOLD, CORPUS, THE DANISH ROYAL BALLET & THEATRE (COPENHAGEN, DK) 20 : US & EVERYTHING ELSE W. TIM MATIAKIS & BEN FROST, CORPUS, THE DANISH ROYAL BALLET & THEATRE (COPENHAGEN, DK)  ∙ SØRLANDSUTSTILLINGEN (KRISTIANSAND, NO) ∙ KILDEN THEATRE 22 POSTERS W. SPINE STUDIO (NO/DK) ∙ ART PRODUCTION, FACTORY FOR ART & DESIGN (COPENHAGEN, DK) ∙ LOOP EKKO SOLO EXHIBITION, ARTERIET (KRISTIANSAND, NO) ∙ ART HUB WORKDESK RESIDENCE (COPENHAGEN, NO) ∙ DANISH ART WORKSHOPS WORK RESIDENCE (COPENHAGEN, NO) 19 : ETERNAL FUCK YEAH, K41 GROUP EXHIBITION (COPENHAGEN, DK) ∙ EVERYTIME, FACTORY LIGHT FESTIVAL (SLEMMESTAD, NO) ∙ LASER CAT, DISTORTION FESTIVAL (COPENHAGEN, DK) W. FEAT. IN DESIGNBOOM & HYPEBEAST ∙ 18 : SHY SESSIONS, SUPERSPACE FEAT. EUROPEAN TEETH EP, SELF RELEASED ∙ INFINITY, SUPERSPACE ALBUM, SELF RELEASED ∙ 17 : GANGSTER OF LOVE, SUPERSPACE ALBUM, SELF RELEASED ∙ CONCERTS, KRISTKIRKEN (COPENHAGEN, DK), SALON : PISSOIR (COPENHAGEN, DK), JOLENE (COPENHAGEN, DK), DOME OF VISIONS (AARHUS, DK), LOOPHOLE (BERLIN, GE), SKOGSUS FESTIVAL (KRISTIANSAND, NO). BIRDS, SUPERSPACE ALBUM, SELF RELEASED ∙ 16 : WINE PAVILLION, TRAILERPARK FESTIVAL (COPENHAGEN, NO) ∙ PARIS EP, SUPERSPACE EP, DISCO PINATA RECORDS ∙ CONCERTS, LITERATURHAUS (COPENHAGEN, DK), CONCERT W. BJØRN CHARLES DREYER (MANDAL, NO), ARCHITECTURE LIBRARY (COPENHAGEN, DK) ∙ 15 : KKA EXHIBITION, DANISH ART ACADEMYS SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE (COPENHAGEN, DK), CONCERTS, DRONE (COPENHAGEN, DK), WESTGERMANY (BERLIN, GE), PRIVATCLUB BERLIN (BERLIN, GE), STUDIO NIHIL BAXTER (BERLIN, GE), WEDDING (BERLIN, GE), MINDPIRATES (BERLIN, GE) ∙ SOLO EXHIBITION BABY, BALLASTBRYGGA (MANDAL, NO)

ABOUT :

KAJA HAVEN (1989) IS A NORWEGIAN VISUAL ARTIST AND MUSICIAN WORKING SPATIALLY WITH ADULT PETS AND CHOIR ARRANGEMENT. SHE EARNED AN MA IN “ART & ARCHITECTURE” UNDER THE ROYAL DANISH ART ACADEMY´S SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE, COPENHAGEN, AND HAS WORKED AND COLLABORATED WITH CHOREOGRAPHERS, PERFORMANCE ARTISTS AND DIRECTORS IN BETWEEN HYBRID FORMATS SUCH AS ART INSTALLATIONS, DANCE PRODUCTIONS, THEATRE, PERFORMANCES AND FESTIVAL INSTALLATIONS, WITH WORKS CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED IN HYPEBEAST, DESIGNBOOM,  KLASSEKAMPEN AND NORSK SHAKESPEARTIDSSKRIFT. KAJAS BACKGROUND COMES FROM LARGE SCALE PRODUCTIONS, FROM WORKING WITH INTERNATIONAL ARTISTS SUCH AS TORI WRÅNES (NO) AND STUDIO OLAFUR ELIASSON (GE/DK/IS) AND AS A SINGER AND COMPOSER PLAYING CONCERTS WITH A HUGE AMOUNT OF REVERB IN UNDERGROUND CLUBS. HER HEAVY VISUAL WORK CONTAINS A STRONG SONIC UNDERSTANDING WITH SPATIAL COMPOSITIONS OFTEN BUILT ON FOUNDATION LAYERS OF HER VOICE, AND ON HER STRONG EXCITEMENT AND CONNECTION TO PERSONIFIED OBJECTS AND CREATURES OF ALL SCALES.