As one of only few women, she had her own studio and worked as an architect.
Furthermore, she had a long career as a teacher at the School of Architecture at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts.
In addition to this, she designed a series of holiday houses and all-year dwellings in Denmark and Spain.
During her career, she designed 20 buildings in total.
She graduated from Kunstakademiets arkitektskole (the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture) in Copenhagen in 1956 and started her own studio in 1958, which she ran single-handed until her death in 2009.In 1962, she designed their own house on the coast by Rungsted which, today, is counted among the main design works in Danish architecture: a simple, modernistic house in the tradition of Mies van der Rohe. Partnersuche kostenlos kärnten The house is tight, symmetrical, and constructivist in its modern classicism where architecture and the furniture by Poul Kjærholm constitute a whole. Stage one of the complex was a wing for Holstebro Kunstmuseum inaugurated .They lay hidden for centuries as after the reformation, they were covered with limewash (Danish: kalk) only to be revealed and restored during the course of the 19th and 20th centuries.In most of Europe medieval frescos, extremely common in the Middle Ages, were more likely to be removed completely during the Reformation or in subsequent rebuildings, or merely as they aged.
Women dating Læsø
This is reflected very poetically in a summer house on Læsø (Danish island), 1985-87, which seems saturated with serenity, as well as in later projects: an idea for an art museum in Sønderho on Fanø in 1988, Filosofgangen in Odense 1993-94, the furnishing of a café, cloakroom etc.at Kunstindustrimuseet (Design Museum Denmark) 1992-95 as well as the renovation and alterations of the multistorey town house, Løvenborg, in 2002.The oldest frescos, dating back to the 12th century, were painted in the Romanesque style by artists from elsewhere in Europe but those from the 14th century and thereafter are in the Gothic style which was used by native Danish painters.It is these that are considered to be the most important for Danish art and culture.There was a lengthy but smooth transition towards Gothic art, beginning in the middle of the 13th century but extending well into the 15th when many of the flat wooden church ceilings were replaced by brick vaulting.