Installation views from Rewind Forward at

Copenhagen Photofestival in 2011

Nina Worren (1971)

is a Norwegian

visual artist & curator

living in Copenhagen

Represented by NW Gallery


Nansensgade 10

DK - 1366 Copenhagen K

Artist Book making and publishing


Nina Worren Studio

Nansensgade 10

DK - 1366 Copenhagen K

For enquieries or other please contact mail@ninaworren.com

Mobile +45 27314147

Member of


Danish Visual Artists



Organisation for Artists,

Curators and Art Mediators



Group Exhibitions

2023 "Last Week of Clarity", Gallery Format, Malmö, Sweden

2023 "No Read Thread", Gallery Monitor at HDK Valand, Gothenburg, Sweden

2022 "You, Me and I" with Uncertain States Scandinavia, NW Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2020 “Silent Voice”, NW Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2019 “Close”, NW Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2018 “Family Matters”, NW Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2017 “H E A R T”, NW Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2015 MaxA5, Gallery Tys, Copenhagen, Denmark

2014 Electron Salon, LACDA (Los Angeles Center for Digital Art), California, Denmark

2013 “(Un)Clothed”, juried by Mona Kuhn, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Colorado, USA

2011 DCK#2011 -The Cencored Art Exhibition, Filosofgangen, Odense, Denmark              

2011 “Rewind Forward”, in cooperation with Sara Skorgan Teigen, “13” at Copenhagen Photo festival, Copenhagen, Denmark

2009 “Pluperfect”, International Center of Photography, New York, USA

2008 “P.T. - Photographic Tendencies”, Henningsen Contemporary, Copenhagen, Denmark



2017- All exhibitions at NW Gallery

2022 "You, Me and I" exhibition + broadsheet paper - co-curated with Uncertain States Scandinavia

2021 ”Soft Power – The Second Phase of Photobooks” co-curated with Julia Mejnertsen/Blankt Papir at Copenhagen Photo festival

2020 “Norwegian Photobooks” at Photo Week Aarhus, invited by Moritz Neumeier and Galleri Image/Beate Cegielska



Together with Sara Skorgan Teigen, www.saraskorganteigen.com

"Unfinished Processes, beginners mind"

Mirari, Åland in Finland, 2023

NW Gallery & The Project Room, Cph and Oslo, 2024-

Educator/Lecturer/Portfolio reviewer

DIS Copenhagen, https://disabroad.org/copenhagen/

KBH Film - and Photoschool, https://www.kbhfilmogfotoskole.dk

Cyan Oslo/Henie Onstad Art Center


VERA School of Art and Design

Artistic Writing

2023 Bookproject "I have been her kind", Verk Tidskrift


2022 "You, Me and I", about the self-portrait, Issue 16 of thebroadsheet paper by Uncertain States Scandinavia 


2022 "Sommerlys/Summerlight" about Dag Alveng's works, Verk Tidskrift




2023 "I have been her Kind", hand made Artist Book, Edition of 100, self published, www.hippocampus-publishing.com

2022 "You, Me and I" Issue 16 of the broadsheet paper by Uncertain States Scandinavia, text and images

2018 "Året / The Year" – contribution to the publication April (publisher: www.blanktpapir.com)

Womens Litterature, by KVINFO 2017


2011 Copenhagen Photo Festival (catalogue)

2009 “SHIFT 4” (catalogue), International Center of Photography

2007 “I smug”, zine book, SHOK


Grants and funding

2017-2022 Various funds supporting artist/NW Gallery & The Project Room from The Danish Arts Foundation, Copenhagen Municipality, DJMX-Danish Journalist Federation, Grosserer Foghts Fund and more

2009 International Center of Photography scholarship



2022 - 2024 MFA in Photography at HDK Valand, Gothenburg, Sweden

2021 - 2022 Atelier Smedsby, One-year mentor program with JH Engström and Margot Wallard       

2015        Short- and Documentary Film school, Denmark (From stills to video)

2009        International Center of Photography, One-year certificate in General Studies (photography and video art) in New York, USA

2005        Fatamorgana – Denmarks School of Art Photography in Copenhagen, Denmark

2001        Photogram Photoschool in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2003-       Participated in several workshops: Jan Rosseel (photobook), Calin Kruse (photobook), Amy Arbus, Anders Petersen, Tuija Lindström, JH Engström, Morten Krogvold and more…


2017 –      Founder of and curator at NW Gallery & The Project Room (AIR program) in Copenhagen

2005-2010   Co-founder and member of SHOK – Nordic Art Photography