Biography & CV
Ib Braase (1923-2009) was born in Stege, Denmark. Braase studied at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts from 1949-1954. From 1968 he lived and worked in the Parisian suburb Marcoussis with his wife, Danish artist Ragna Braase (1929-2013).
Selected solo exhibitions include Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens, Denmark (2015); Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen, Denmark (2005); Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde, Denmark (1993); Maison du Danemark, Paris, France (1988) and Aarhus Kunstbygning, Aarhus, Denmark (1983). Among grants and awards, Braase received the Danish Art Foundation’s Lifetime Grant and the Thorvaldsen Medal in 1980, as well as Carl Nielsen and Anne Marie Carl-Nielsen’s Grant in 1976 and the Eckersberg Medal in 1968.
The artist is represented in numerous public collections including Horsens Kunstmuseum, Museum Sønderjylland, the National Gallery of Denmark (SMK) and Sorø Kunstmuseum in Denmark.
Selected solo exhibitions
Efter Ib Braase, Galleri Susanne Ottesen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Ib Braase, Horsens Kunstmuseum, Horsens, Denmark
Form bliver til undervejs, som et talt sprog, Skulpturi, Copenhagen, Denmark
Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen, Denmark
Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde, Denmark
Galerie Petit Pont, Strasbourg, Germany
Galerie Dedal, Annemasse, France