Curator and Editor-in-Chief, Museet for Fotokunst Brandts & KATALOG journal of photography & video
Jens Friis is the Curator of Museet for Fotokunst, a state-approved art museum specializing in contemporary photography since 1987.
The museum has a collection of approximately 9000 art works of which a fraction is on permanent display on the 150m² 2nd floor.
In addition 5-6 special exhibitions are mounted per year on the 400m² 1st floor.
Since 2003, Mr. Friis
has co-directed the photo festival FotoTriennale.dk (also known as the Odense Photo Triennial) instigated by the museum in 2000.
Since 1988, the museum has financed the English speaking periodical KATALOG - Journal of Photography
and Video published 3 times per year with subscribers in more than 20 different countries.
Now in its 23rd year, Mr. Friis has been the Editor-in-Chief since 2003.
Mr. Friis has a Masters Degree in History of Art with special interest in photography from University of Aarhus, Denmark.
is interested in all types of photography and visual media arts.
will discuss your work and might give you advice on how to develop as an artist.
may facilitate publication in the magazine KATALOG
, exhibition in the Museet for Fotokunst
and/or participation in future FotoTriennale.dk festivals.
speaks German, Scandinavian and English.