About

Magnus is an artist and designer based in NYC & Copenhagen.

Working exclusively with found materials, Magnus manipulates historical materials into new forms and shapes using video projections, light and movement. Through this process, he explores the history of computation, digitization and the moving image.

Magnus’ performances and artwork have been shown at Click Festival, MUTEK festival, Transmediale, Harvard University among others. Magnus’ video design has been shown at the Kennedy Center, Vienna State Opera, Royal Danish Theatre, La Monnaie Belgian National Opera, Lithuanian National Drama Theatre and many others. He has been nominated for the Reumert Prize and New York Innovative Theater Awards.

Magnus holds a BA from University of Copenhagen, and an MFA from Parsons School of Design.

Collaborators and friends: Hotel Pro Forma, Convoi ExceptionnelOff Bloom, Adam Ryde, Jon Beilin, Contemporaneous