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Joachim Hamou


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Joachim Hamou

Born in Montpellier, France 1967

Lives and works in Copenhagen, Denmark


07 Centro Cultural Andratx 4 month residency at Majorca, ES

01-02 Delfina Studio Trust, 1 year in London 2001-02, UK


10 "Free Coffe" instalation for the exhibition "Denmark 2010 – Instructions to the Nation of ‘the Happiest People in the World" at Overgaden, CPH, DK ( )

10 Opening of "Rio Bravo" an interdisciplinary space in Copenhagen houseing performances, lectures, and events (

09 5 days festival and critical symposium “It’s all National”, the Royal Theatre, CPH, DK (

09 Trampoline House, the result of the process Asylum Dialog Tank, Q-Space, CPH, DK

08 Le Théâtre Arabe an installation at Sharjah museum of modern, UAE

08 The last days of mankind a project proposed by castillo/corrales, Paris, for Nam June Paik Art Center, Korea

08 Så længe jeg lever, a debate program used as a group portrait of Danish power, Får302, CPH, DK

07 Société Anonyme, Le Plateau, Paris, FR

07 FFF (more people mediate) produced several work for tv-tv, CPH, DK

05 Satellite of Love, Witte de whiit, Rotterdam, NL

04 Establishing the local TV-network, tv-tv, in Copenhagen, DK

03 I am a curator, a collaboration work with Morten Goll at Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK

03 Home work at Føreningen Shetlandsgade, CPH, DK

03 Western, Efterårsudstillingen, at Charlottenborg, CPH, DK

03 FFF(fler folk formidler) an alternative communication organ the EU summit in CPH, DK

02 The Fall, at Christina Wilson Gallery, curate by Jesper Jørgensen, CPH, DK

01 Intentional Communities at CAC in Vilnius, Lituania

01 Andy's Chocolate at gallery Asbæk, Copenhagen, DK

01 UKS Biannual in Oslo, Norway

01 Visions Industri at Vestsjælands Kunstmuseum, Sorø, DK

01 Intentional Communities at Rooseum Center for Contemporary Art, Malmoe, Sweden.

01 Pyramids of Mars at Barbican Art Centre, London, England

00, Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen, DK

00 Vague but true, curated by Catsou Roberts at gallery Asbæk, Copenhagen, DK

00 Real Art Project, Real Artspace, Limerick, Ireland

00 Shoot film-festival in Malmö, Sweden

00 Jimmymania at Helsinki City Art Museum, Finland

00 Jimmy Young Live in Montecarlo-club, Stocholm, Sweden

00 My name is Jimmy Young at Artspace 1% in Copenhagen, DK

00 Art Primeure exhibition in Dotrech, Nederlands

00 Hotel Lydmar in Stockholm, curated by Thomas Nordenstad, Stockholm, Sweden

99 Tight Lines at Artspace 1% in the Stockholm Artfair 99, Stockholm, Sweden

99 The Norwegian Pavilion, curated by Gier-Tore Holm, Melbourne International Biennial, Australia

98 Looped,

98 Moviebox lll, at Gallery North, Copenhagen, DK

98 Videorama in Vienna and Salzburg, Austria

98 Inauguration Exhibition, reopening of New Museum in NewYork, USA

97 Louisiana Exhibition, Louisiana Modern Art Museum, CPH, DK

97 Soap-café at Zoo Lounge in Oslo, Norway

96 Jimmy Young Experience at Thomas Nordenstad, New York, USA

96 Up-date, Turbinehallerne in Copenhagen, DK

96 Idiom at Gallery Eat Me! in Copenhagen, Denmark

95 Oslo One Night Stand, Kunstnerenas Hus in Oslo, Norway

93 The Slave in central Aarhus during the Aarhus Festival Week, DK

91 Pompeii at Gallery Ovengaden in Copenhagen, DK

Stage and Film

09 Director and writer on the play What Happened based on Getrude Steines text. Performed at Theatre Får302, CPH, DK (

08 Post Holocaust, a learning play on the Israel/Palestine conflict for Studio Magazine, Israel

08 Concept for Højere end Rådhuset at the Helsonør gadeteater festival. DK

08 Writer and director of the play Dr. K, Uppsala Stadsteater, Sweden (

07 Beboer TV, educational program and local TV for suburb Charlotten’ar in collaboration with Urban Task Force, DK

07 Richard Shusterman 2007 and Nomad Goes Helsinki, Nomad Academy, DK, FI

05 Set design for Mephisto, The Royal Theatre CPH, DK and Deutche Shauspiller Haus, Hamburg, DE

04 co-director of “en skærsommernats drøm” Royal Theatre, CPH, DK

04 Media and co-director of the A Midsummer Nights Dream, The Royal Theatre; CPH, DK

03 Set design for Medea, Verk Produktioner, Oslo, Norway

02 Set design for Kassimir and Karoline, The Royal Theatre, CPH, DK

99 Soap-opera director on daily soap “White Lies” for TV3, Copenhagen, DK

98 Documentary film about Skiing In India for Odd Resort, Copenhagen, DK

96 Film projections for the Opera Xerxses, Royal Theatre, Copenhagen, DK

95 Omnimax film production Dust for the Thyco Brae Planetarium, DK

94 Publicity spot for Dansk Handicap Forbund produced in Lisbon, Portugal

94 Film projections for HotelproForma’s Snow White’s Image, DK

92 Film projections for the Sugar Cubes at Bataclan in Paris, France

Other work

09 Initiater and chef editor of the asylum newspaper visAvis, DK (

09 Initiater of the Asylum Dialog Tank collaboration with refugees and Danes (

06 Urban Planning Program with the Commune of Copenhagen and Jean-Pierre Charbonneau

02 The catalogue 39,- a 100 pages catalogue on liberalism for the Royal Theatre, CPH, DK

02 Lecture at the Bergen Art Academy, Bergen, Norway


89-90 Theatre and Film Direction studies in Pontremoli, Italy

84-87 Art and Decoration studies in Stockholm, Sweden

82-83 Photo assistant in Paris, France

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