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Birgit Neja Jensen

Born 1952

Birgit Neja started at The Art School when it opened in 1994.

Long before this, she started to draw and paint his experiences.

Long before this she had begun to draw and paint her experiences.

Birgit Neja is inspired by her own life with her boyfriend, friends, family, trips, travels, through togetherness in everyday life and memories from the old days.

Birgit Neja has worked with many materials over time: different kinds of paint and dry colors, etching and linoleum, flamingo, mosaic, wax and bronze. In recent years, Birgit Neja's preferred medium has been acrylic on canvas.


Aubes 98 Art et Différence, Bordeaux 1998

Louvre, Paris 2000

Orangerierne, Paris 2000

Helligåndshuset, Copenhagen 2000

Solvates Meduusi, Estland 2003

Gaia Museum, Randers 2003

Copenhagen town hall, 2003

Helligåndshuset, Copenhagen 2004

Frederiksberg town hall 2005

10th anniversary exhibition, Cobrarummet, Sofienholm 2006

Inside Outsider, Rundetaarn 2008

KRAFTKUNST, Gaia Museum, Randers 2008

Rackstadmuseet, Arvika Sverige 2009

The Museum Of Everything  #4, London 2011

Uden hæmninger Outsider Art, Rundetaarn 2011

Prabbeli, Luxembourg 2011

Portræt Nu!, Det Nationalhistoriske Museum på Fred. borg Slot 2013 Receives the jury's special prize at this year's ceremony of Brewer JC Jacobsen's Portrait Award 2013

​-Connect- Outsider Art, Rundetaarn 2014

A Speciel Touch - lige fra hjertet, Kunstcentret Silkeborg Bad 2016
Copenhagen 2016
Galerie Knud Grothe, Charlottenlund 2016

Gro Akademi, Hvalsø 2016

Art Naif Festiwal, Katowice, Poland, 2017

Fuglesanghus, Hørsholm 2017

​Rundetaarn 2018

Outsider Art Fair, Paris 2018

NNDR, UCC Carlsberg Copenhagen 2019


On the trail of Picasso, KRAFTVÆRKETS Gallery 2019

Galerie Knud Grothe, Charlottenlund 2020

25th anniversary, Karens Minde Kulturhus, Copenhagen SV 2021


Art Brut Biennale, Hengelo, Netherlands 2022


Galerie Knud Grothe, Charlottenlund 2023

Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen 2023

Art Brut Biennale, Hengelo Netherlands 2023

Art Association HK Capital, Copenhagen 2024

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