Augusta Atla

Painter (DK)

Copenhagen 2017

Studio Augusta Atla

Raadvad 40, 1 sal

Kgs Lyngby 2800

CPH, Denmark

info@augustaatla.com

2014 - 2016

I lived in Athens, Greece (with smaller trips to Delphi, Ydra, Elefsina, Epidaurus, Naplio), where I also founded and ran the contemporary art space ATELIER ATHENS

 

2007 - 2014

I undertook the Grand Tour and lived in Venice, Milan, Turin, Ascea and Rome, Italy and in Paris, France - incl. smaller trips to Florence, Bologna, Viterbo, Capri, Verona, Padova, Lucca, Pisa, Mantova, Pompeii, Paestum, Parma, Cremona, Naples, Arezzo, Aix-en-provence, Nice and so on

 

2003 - 2007

I lived in London, UK (with an internship 3 months in NYC, US)

 

 

RESEARCH

2017

Madrid, Spain. 1 week ART RESEARCH: Baroque, Velazquez, Ingres

Sicily, Italy. 2 week ART RESEARCH: Ancient Greek Art

Delos, Greece. 1 week ART RESEARCH: Ancient Greek Sculpture

 

2014-16

Athens, Greece. 2 years ART RESEARCH: Greek Ancient sculpture & mythologies rriving in Athens, incl. trips to Delphi, Elefsina, Epidarus, Naplio)

 

2015

Torino, Italy. 1 month ART. RESEARCH: Arte Povera

 

2014

Nisyros, Greece. 1 month ART RESEARCH: Colour & Greek folk art

Ascea & Napoli, Italy. 1 month ART RESEARCH: Colour and Baroque Architecture

Paris, France. 1 year ART RESEARCH: Colour & textiles traditions

 

2013

Athens, Greece. 2 months ART RESEARCH: Ancient Greek Mythology and Tragedy

 

2012

Milan, Italy. 3 months ART RESEARCH: Leonardo Da Vinci, The Last Supper, italian folk art / textiles

Athens, Greece. 1 month ART RESEARCH: Greek folk art

Venice, Italy. 1 month ART RESEARCH: Byzantine art

 

2011

Rome, Italy. 3 month ART RESEARCH: Baroque art

Paris, France. 4 months ART RESEARCH: Collection of Louvre, Feminism, Picasso

Athens, Greece. 3 months ART RESEARCH: Ancient Greek Sculpture, Feminism

 

2010

Pompeii, Italy. 1 month ART RESEARCH: Pompeii archaeological site

Paris, France. 2 weeks ART RESEARCH: Impressionism, Symbolism

South of France. 2 week ART RESEARCH: Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Symbolism, Matisse, Chagall, Cezanne

 

2007-2008

Venice & Rome, Italy. 1 year ART RESEARCH: Byzantine, Gothic, Early Renaissance, Renaissance, Mannerism, Baroque, Rococo, Neo-Classicism (living in Venice and Rome, inc. trips to Padova, Cremona, Parma, Pisa, Verona, Bologna, Florence, Lucca, Arezzo, Viterbo)

 

 

 

AWARDS & ART PRODUCTION FUNDING

2017

Heilmstierne-Rosencroneske Stiftelse, travel award DK

 

2016

Montana production award DK

Grosserer L.F.Foghts Legat DK

The Danish Art Council

 

2015

The Danish Embassy in Athens

 

2014

The Danish Art Council

Ascea Residency, Ascea, Italy

Cité Internationale des Arts & Ville de Paris (artists housing in Paris)

The Danish Institute at Athens

 

2012

Work grant, The Danish Art Council

Ragnvald & Ida Blix' Fond DK

The Danish Academy Council

 

2011

The Danish Art Council (art production for public project ODF) DK

The Danish Art Council (travel grant for exhibition at Athens, Gr) DK

The Danish Art Council (production of book) DK

Montana Travel Grant DK

The Danish Art Council (art production for exhibition at Athens, Gr) DK

Heilmstierne-Rosencroneske Stiftelse, travel award DK

Bugge & Lund art grant DK

Work Grant, The Danish Art Council DK

Artist-in-Residency, The Danish Institute of Athens, Athens, Greece

Artist-in-Residency, Cite International des Arts, Paris, FR, Award, the Danish Art Council, DK

The Danish Art Council (art production grant for exhibition at Athens, Gr) DK

The Danish Art Council (art production grant for www.atla.dk) DK

Artist-in-Residency, The Danish Institute in Rome, Rome, Italy

 

2010

Montana Art Grant DK

The Danish Art Council (travel grant for exhibition in Paris, Fr) DK

The Danish Art Council (art production grant for exhibition in Paris, Fr) DK

Arne Meyers Stipendium DK

Artist-in-Residency, San Cataldo, Scala, IT

 

2009

Montana Art Grant DK

The Danish Art Council (art production grant for exhibition abroad)

 

2008

Montana Travel Grant DK

The Danish Art Council (art production grant for exhibition in DK) DK

Grosserer L.F.Foghts Scholarship DK

The Danish Art Council (travel grant for Fine Art research in Italy)

 

2007

Danish Award for Emerging Artist 2007, Jury: Horsens Kunstmuseum DK

Krista og Viggo Petersen?s Scholarship DK

Grosserer L.F.Foghts Scholarship DK

The Danish Art Council (art production grant for museum exhibition)

The Danish Art Council (travel grant for a conference abroad)

Bugge & Lund art grant DK

Nordea Danmark Scholarship DK

Berlinaut, The Danish Art Council, Denmark & The Danish Embassy in Berlin, Germany

The Danish Art Council (travel grant for exhibition abroad), DKThe Danish Art Council (art production grant for exhibition abroad)

Grosserer L.F.Foght's Scholarship DK

 

2006

Grosserer L.F.Foght's Scholarship DK

 

2005

Talent Award, Jury: Visual Art Department, Goldsmiths College, London, UK

 

2005

Grosserer L.F.Foght's Scholarship, Denmark

 

2003

Student Hardship Bursary, Goldsmiths - University of London, UK

 

 

 

ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCY

2014

The Danish Institute at Athens, Athens, Greece

Sterna Residences, Nysiros Greece

Ascea Residency, Ascea, Italy

Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France

 

2013

Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France

The Danish Institute at Athens, Athens, Greece

The National Workshop for Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

2012

VIR Via-Farini-in-residence, Milan Italy

Ionion Center for the Arts and Culture, Greece

The National Workshop for Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

2011

The Danish Institute in Rome, Rome, Italy

The Danish Institute at Athens, Athens, Greece

Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France / Awarded by The Danish Art Council

 

2010

San Cataldo Residency, Scala, Italy

 

2008

Montana Residency, Denmark

The National Workshop for Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

2006

The National Workshop for Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

 

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