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b. 1973, Copenhagen, Denmark

Lives and works in Berlin, Germany 





2009    MA Fine Art, The Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK

2008    Gasthoererschaft zum Studium fur Freie Kunst, w. professor Peter Doig, Kunstakademie, Duesseldorf, Germany 

2006    BFA, The Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK

2004    BFA, Hunter College of Art, New York, NY



Solo Exhibitions



Who Speaks of Victory? To Endure Is All, Holstebro Kunstmuseum, Denmark



Poikilia/Rebetiko, Josh Lilley Gallery, London, UK

Wanås Konst Skulpturpark, Wanås, Sverige



Rhinoceros, Galleri Bo Bjerggaard, Copenhagen, Denmark



Hold Your Own, Josh Lilley Gallery, London, UK

There Is No Fate That Cannot Be Surmounted By Scorn, Borchs Butik, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Generous Gambler, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY



Here Comes Trouble, MONITOR, Lisbon, Portugal



And in that Place He Did Succumb to What Was Offered, Galleri Bo Bjerggaard, Copenhagen, Denmark 

Danse Macabre, Borås Konstmuseum, Borås, Sweden 



To Carthage Then I Came Where a Cauldron of Unholy Loves Sang All about My Ears, Josh Lilley, London, 

Peter Linde Busk: Any Port in a Storm, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY 



Fear the Goat from the Front, the Horse from the Rear and Man from all Sides, GL Strand, Copenhagen, Denmark 

Gentlemen, Monitor, Rome, Italy 



Piont D’appui, Josh Lilley Gallery, London, UK 

The Carollers of Kolbijk, Galleri Bo Bjerggaard, Copenhagen, Denmark 

The Staging Area, Holstebro Kunstmuseum, Holstebro, Germany 



ABC Berlin (solo presentation with Rob Tuffnell and MONITOR), Berlin, Germany 

No Pasaran, MONITOR, Rome, Italy 



LISTE16, Basel (solo presentation with Rob Tuffnell) Currahee, Rob Tuffnell, London, UK 



Bold as a lunatic troupe of demons in drunken parade, Gallery Christina Wilson, Copenhagen, Denmark 

Full Catastrophe Living, Ancient and Modern, London, UK 



Hey, that’s no way to say goodbye, (Postgraduate Diploma Degree show), The Royal Academy Schools Show, Royal Academy of Arts, London

Full Catastrophe Living, Ancient and Modern, London



And all I ever wanted was everything, Art Copenhagen (solo presentation with Galleri Christina Wilson), Forum, Copenhagen, Denmark 



Peter Linde Busk, Ancient and Modern, London, UK 



Come at the King, You Best Not Miss, Galleri Christina Wilson,Copenhagen, Denmark 

Hail to the Failed, (BA Degree show), Slade Summer Show, Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London, UK 



Selected Group Exhibitions



Grønningen, Den Frie Udstillingsbygning, Copenhagen

Traces, Haverkampf Gallery, Berlin



Fatherhood, Over The Influence, Los Angeles, CA

Kaleidoscope, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK



My Body Doesn't Like Summer, curated by Stephen Kent, Philipp Haverkampf Galerie, Berlin, Germany

Nye Blikke - I hus med Richard Winther, Richard Winther Hus og Kastrupgårdsamlingen



Greed, Holstebro Kunstmuseum, Holstebro, Denmark 



Water Biscuit, Josh Lilley, London, UK



Un’Idea di Pittura I, Monitor, Rome, Italy 

New Hells, curated by Isaac Lyles, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY 



Le ragioni della pittura. Esiti e prospettive di un medium, Palazzo de Sanctis, Castelbasso, Teramo, Italy 

Post Post Anxiety, International Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

The Scandalized Mask, Josh Lilley Gallery, London, UK 

The Reasons of Painting, Palazzo de Sanctis, Castelbasso, Teramo, Italy

Chicken or Beef?, The Hole, New York, NY

La Figurazione Inevitabile (The Inevitable Figuration), Museum Pecci, Prato, Florence, Italy 



Murder Ink, Der Grieche, Berlin, Germany 

Unknown Paintings, Michael Janssen Gallery, Berlin, Germany 



Group Show, Schwarz Contemporary, Berlin, Germany 

Voyage to the beautiful self, Danske Grafikers Hus, Copenhagen, Denmark 

Stories being told, BolteLang, Zurich, Switzerland 



Newspeak: British Art Now, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK 

Etwas viele, bißchen langweilige, ganz kleine Radierungen, Niels Borch Jensen Gallery, Berlin, Germany 

The Long Dark, curated by Michelle Cotton, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, UK 

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle, UK 

International 3, Manchester, UK 

A Formal Figure, The Forgotten Bar Project, Berlin, Germany 



Studio Voltaire Presents, curated by Sarah Mccrory, Boltelang Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland 

Daily Miracles, Josh Lilley Gallery, London, UK 



Premiums Show, Royal Academy of Art, London, UK 



Aquarium, C4RD (Centre for Recent Drawing), London, UK 

5 years anniversary show, Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen, Denmark 

Strange Weight, curated by Rob Tufnell, Martos Gallery, New York, NY 


Artist Residencies & Awards


Residency in Pietrasanta supported by the Danish Research Foundation and Nordic Bioscience



Ny Carlsbergfondets Kunstlegat



Young artist of the year, Ledernes Hovedorganisation, Denmark



Niels Wessel Bagges Kunstfond


Selected Bibliography



Sutphin, Eric. “Peter Linde Busk: Derek Eller Gallery.” Art in America. Oct 2016. Print. 

Murtha, Chris. “Critic’s Pick: Peter Linde Busk.” Artforum 3 June 2016. Web. 



Fear the goat from the front, the horse from the rear, go man from all sides.” Kbh.: Kunstforeningen GI Strand. 2015. 

Vestergaard Joergensen, Anna. “Monsters, goats, and knight tales.” Information 2 Oct. 2015. Print. 

Ross, Trine. “Ordinary and Transformed.” Politiken 15 Sep. 2015. Print. 

Sandbye, Mette. “A party for the capsized.” Weekendavisen 25 Sep. 2015. Print. 

Jørgensen, Tom. “Magic, myths and melancholia.” Jyllandsposten 14 Sep. 2015. Print. 

Pancotto, Pier Paolo. “Peter Linde Busk at Monitor, Rome.” Artforum Summer 2015: p. 371. Print. 



Gaardboe Jensen, Anders. Peter Linde Busk: The Carollers og Kölbigk. København: Galleri Bo Bjerregaard. 2014.

Frank, Nigel. “Face to Face: British Portrait Prints from the Clifford Chance Art Collection.” Sir John Soane’s Museum Oct. 2014: p. 40. Print.  

Muir, Gregor.  100 Painters of Tomorrow. London; New York: Thames & Hudson, 2014: p. 64-65. 

Cotter, Holland. “Art in Review: New Hells.” The New York Times 1 Aug. 2014. Print. 

Heinrich, Will. “New Hells at Derek Eller Gallery.” New York Observer 1 Aug. 2014. Web. 

Heinrich, Will. “New Hells at Derek Eller Gallery.” The Gallerist 30 Jul. 2014. Web. 

Neave, Kate. “Flight of Fantasy.” Twin Magazine Apr. 2014. Print. 



Falone, Lisa. Le Ragiono della Pitur: esiti e prospettive di un medium (The Reasons of Painting. Teramo, Italy: Palazzo de Sanctis, Castelbasso. 2013: p. 40-41. 

Ross, Trine. “Det Tørre og det sanselige.” Politiken: Kritik 12 Dec. 2013: p.6. Print.  

Wullschlager, Jackie. “The Scandalized Mask - Review.” Financial Times 16 Jun. 2013. Print.  

Kristensen, Tina. “At få kunsten til at ske.” Magasinet Kunst 2013. Print. 

Bond, Lisbet. “Fauna af fallenter.” Weekendaviser 15 Mar. 2013. Print.  

Sandberg, Maja, “Lawlessness and Anarchy in Holstebro”, 29 Jan. 2013. Web. 

Ross, Trine. “Peter Linde Busk: The Staging Area.” Politiken Jan. 2013. Print. 

Martin-Larson, Arf. “Peter Linde Busk: Abysinnien.” Hostrup, Pedersen & Johansen Vol 5. Feb. 2013: p. 8 - 9. Print. 



Kjems, Folke. “The Staging Area: Peter Linde Busk.” Holstebro: Holstebro Kunstmuseum. 2012. 

Pancotto, Pier Paolo. “Peter Linde Busk and Tomaso de Luca.” Artforum Mar. 2012. Print. 

Nobile Mino, Emanuela. “Peter Linde Busk and Tomaso de Luca.” Flash Art Mar. 2012: p.75. Print. 



Ellis, Particia, Ozerkov, Dimitri, Piotrovsky, MB. “Newspeak: British Art Now.” London: Booth-Clibborn. 2010. 

Ross, Trine. “Sensing and Assembling.” Politiken 1 May 2010. Print. 

Jeppeson, Michael. “Denmark’s Best Painter.” Dagbladet Information 22 Apr. 2010. Print. 

Vincent, Martin. “The Long Dark.” Art Monthly Dec - Jan 2010: p.33. Print. 

Hackett, Tom. “The Long Dark.” A - N Online 2010. Print. 




Ross, Trine. “Sensing and Assembling.” Politiken 3 Mar. 2007. Print. 

Herbert, Martin. “Aquarium.” Time Out London Nov - Dec 2007: p. 46. Print. 

Gavin, Francesca. “Suicide King: Peter Linde Busk.” Dazed and Confused Aug. 2007: p. 159. Print. 



Come at the king you best not miss.” København: Galleri Christina Wilson. 2006.

Vilstrup Holm, Ditte. “Royal Courage and Mess.” Politiken 2 Feb. 2006. Print.