Leif Madsen's biography

Leif Madsen was born in Frederiksberg in 1943. He has been a full-time artist his entire adult life, and since December 1976 he has lived in the countryside, south of Praestoe, with his wife, Anette.   

Selected separate exhibitions:
Gallery Passepartout 1964, 1965, 1967, 1970, 1972, 1973, 1975
Esbjerg Art Pavilion 1979
West Zealand Art Museum 1982
The Expanded Nature , New Carlsberg Glyptotek 1982
Sorø Art Museum 1982
Gallery Asbæk 1977, 1978, 1983, 1988
Into nature , Rønnebæksholm 2008

Selected group exhibitions:
Artists' Autumn Exhibition 1962, 1964
Charlottenborg's Spring Exhibition 1963, 1964
The flexible, Copenhagen 1966
Lund Art Gallery, Sweden 1966
Europe des Artistes , Gallery Isy Brachot, France 1979
Charlottenborg's autumn exhibition 1982
Artists for peace , Charlottenborg 1983
Landet I dag , The Free Exhibition Building
Corner , Charlottenborg 2002-2007
Corner, Sophienholm 2008-2022

Decorations and more:
Springvand, LO, Helsingør in collaboration with Peter Severin 1969
Kildeskovshallen in Gentofte in collaboration with Peter Severin 1972
Decoration of lightning trains for DSB 1984
The town council hall in Sorø 1985
Stamps with endangered flowers , Post Danmark 1990
The book, Anette's Garden , Lindhardt and Ringhof 1996
DTU 1997
Member of Danish artists for nature and the environment ( DANE )
Forest and Nature Agency 2001

Has i.a. sold to:
The Norwegian Art Foundation
New Carlsberg Foundation; David's Legacy
Esbjerg Art Pavilion
West Zealand Art Museum
North Jutland Art Museum
Esbjerg Art Museum
Skive Art Museum