Føniks Edition, established in 2020, is situated in Copenhagen, Denmark, and is the brainchild of the Danish artist, Augusta Atla. The name ‘Føniks’ (English: Phoenix) pays tribute to a 1980s Danish art gallery and art club, Galleri Føniks, founded and owned by the mother of Augusta Atla. Galleri Føniks exhibited and sold works by artists such as Andy Warhol, Franciska Clausen, Harald Giersing, Oskar Kokoschka, Jais Nielsen, J.F. Willumsen, Wilhelm Lundstrøm, Olaf Rude, Ejler Bille, Corneille, Henry Heerup, Frank Rubin etc.
One of the main missions of Føniks Edition is to catalyse gender equality in the world of contemporary art.
Føniks Edition also publish articles on gender and racial political issues in the current art scene, and create links to other exciting organisations that encourage diversity in the contemporary art scene.
COPYRIGHTS: The artists hold the rights to the photographs and Føniks Edition has been granted permission to use them. To request use of the photographs, please contact us.