Jeppe Aagaard Andersen
landscape architect mdl and architect maa danskeark

Danish architect and landscape architect, trained at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen 1980. Jeppe Aagaard Andersen has worked both as a landscape architect and as a free artist. He has been connected to the University of Western Australia, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom and in a series of design workshops and works as a visiting Professor for Ax:son Johnson Institute of Sustainable Urban Design (SUDes), Masters Program, University of Lund, Sweden.


Statens Kunstfond Arbejdslegat, 2011
AILA NSW Award for Design in Landscape Architecture, 2009
Eckersberg Medal 2004
The Danish Road Directorate Road Prize 2002
Europa Nostra Heritage Award 2000
NYKREDIT Architecture Prize 1993.
Danish state Art Foundation Working grant 1987,1991, 2000;
Kolding Kommunes Architecture Prize 1990;
Herning Kommunes Architecture Prize 1998;
Aalborg Kommunes Architecture Prize 1998.
NYKREDIT Architecture Prize 1993.


Architect and Landscape architect;  graduated from The Royal Academy of Fine Arts , Architecture School in Copenhagen 1980, under professor Erik Chr. Sørensen (Dept. of Architecture) 1972 - 1977, professor Poul Kjærholm (Dept. of Furniture and Space) 1976-1977, and Professor Sven-Ingvar Andersson (Dept. of Landscape Architecture) 1977 - 1980.
Professor Sven-Ingvar Anderssons afd. 1977 - 80.
Sculptor;  Ny Carlsberg Glyptoteket (with professor Erling Frederiksen) 1972-73


Scientific censor for the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen and the Den Kgl. Veterinær and Landbohøjskole in Aarhus 1988-89, External censor from 1995 - 2011
Guest professor at Royal Academy of Fine Art, Landscape department, Achitecture School of Aarhus, and Den Kgl. Veterinær- og Landbohøjskole 1988 and 1989;
Research collaborator for International design periodical Mobilia 1981-83; Associate at professor Sven-Ingvar Andersson's landscape office 1983-87 (J.O. von Spreckelsen; La Grand Arche, Paris); own business from 1987.

Professional Organisations
The Academy Council, Royal Academy of Fine Arts, member since 1993
The Danish magazine Landskab, editorial board since 1988, chairman since 1990 - 2008
Dyrehaveudvalget, board of directors for The Royal Deer Forest, since 1997 - 2006
Vice president IFLA International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA), 2002-2006
Chairman of IFLA Central Region: Europe, Africa, Middle East, and Russia,  2002-2006
The Association of Danish Architects (PAR), board of directors from 1991 -1998
The State Department of Road and Traffic, committee of guidelines and laws, member 1996 - 1998
ICOMOS (Unesco, International Council On Monuments and Sites) member since 1996        
Munkeruphus Art Foundation, co-founder and board of directors, 1989-1996
The Association of Danish Landscape Architects (MDL), board of directors from 1988 - 1994
Dansk Standard, the standards committee for pavement and paving methods from 1992 - 1994
The Royal Academy of Fine Art, Committee for Town and Landscape, from 1985 - 1990
The Fee Committee, Association of Landscape Architects, 1988
Kunstnersamfundet, danish artist society, member since 1985

Lecturing Experience

Lund University, Sweden, since 1997 - present
University of Central England, Birmingham, United Kingdom, 2007- present
University of Western of  Australia 1999 - 2007
Australian Institute Landscape Architects 2006, 2007
Sydney City Council 2006
Ecoles Superiore du Paysage, Versailles France, 2000 and 2002
Premieres Assises europeennes du Paysage, Paris France 2001
Association of Norwegian Landscape Architects, Finse 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, and 2000
Keynote Speaker IFLA world congress Denmark 1999
Karlsruhe Univ. Germany, 1999
Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority, Sydney 1999
Curtin University of Technology, Perth Australia 1999
Royal Melbourne Institute Technology (RMIT), Melbourne  Australia1999
European Biennale on Landscape, Barcelona 1999
Sweden's Landbrugs Univ., Uppsala 1998
Helsinki Univ. of Technology 1998
Lubecker Arkitektur Workshop 1998
Ministerium of Environment and Planning ,Planlovsdagene 1998
Technischer Univ., Braunschweig 1998
Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 1995
Association of Lithuania Architects Vilnius, Lithuania 1993
Sandbjerg Seminaries Aarhus University 1992
IFLA World congress, Korea 1992
Architecture Association Stockholm 1991

Landscape Art Commissions

Art tasks/contracts for:
Singapore i Light Marina Bay, 2010
Sydney Smartlight, 2009
Light Sculpture, Hillerød Port, Hillerød Municipality 2008
Växjö Stortorget Sweden for Swedish art foundation with Håkan Renberg 2002
Kunstverein in Hamburg "Aussendienst" together with Liam Gillick 2000
Stortorget Kalmar Swedish Art Foundation Stockholm with Liam Gillick 1999
Hammer Bakker, landscape art commission 1994-1997
Danish state Art Foundation "Stedet" (proposal for the enlargement of Frederiksborg Castle gardens) 1992

Jeppe Aagaard Andersen
Nordre Strandvej 199 E
DK-3150 Hellebæk

+ 45 53 64 08 71

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