Works

Selected works by

Madame Nielsen 2014 – …
Nielsen 2012 – …
Das Beckwerk 2002-2011
Claus Beck-Nielsen (1963–2001)

 

Madame Nielsen / The Nielsen Movement 2012 – …

LITERATURE:

Nielsen: Store Satans Fald (Fall of the Great Satan) | A novel – 2012

Claus Beck-Nielsen: Mine møder med De Danske Forfattere (My encounters with the Danish Authors) | a novel – 2013

Madame Nielsen: Den endeløse sommer (The Summer without End /The Endless Summer) | a novel – 2014

Sankt Nielsen & Madam Karrebæk: Da Gud var dreng (when God was a boy) | 2015

Madame Nielsen: Invasionen (The Invasion) | Dannelsesroman (Bildungsroman) 2016

Madame Nielsen: Det højeste væsen (The Supreme Being)  | novel – 2017

 

STAGE ARTS AND BEYOND:

The European Media | A show trial – The Royal Theatre, Copenhagen, spring 2012 + Odense Theatre, autumn 2012 + Theatre “School of Dramatic Arts”, Moscow – 2013 + Kampnagel, Hamburg and Nordwind Festival Berlin, Germany, Nov.-Dec. 2013

The Transformer | A solo multitude performance beyond genders – CafeTeatret, Copenhagen, Spring 2014

The Market (is no Place) |  The Royal Theatre, Copenhagen, spring 2015

 

MUSIC ALBUMS ETC.: 

The Nielsen Sisters: We are Multitude | Music album produced by Dodebum – 2012

The Nielsen Sisters: Love & Peaces | Music album produced by Mads Emil Nielsen – 2015

 

ARTS (AND BEYOND):

Afterlife | text+video+photo+voice+sound – The Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, Denmark, January 2013

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Das Beckwerk 2002-2011

LITERATURE

Claus Beck-Nielsen (1963-2001) – A biography | Denmark, Norway and Sweden. -2003-2009.

Selvmordsaktionen (The Suicide Mission) | A novel – Denmark, Norway and Sweden – 2005

Suverænen (The Sovereign) | A novel, Denmark, Norway and Sweden – 2008

Nielsens Verdenshistorie (Nielsen’s World History) |A world history 2001-10 – 2011

Beyond Identity, volume I-III |Worldwide – 2012

ART:

– solo-exhibitions & Gesamtwerk-shows –

Beck-Nielsen Hannover – Eine Stadt | EXPO-2000-interventions, photos, exhibitions, Hannover Germany – 1995-2002.

The Return of the Democracy | A retrospective exhibition + performance – Nikolaj Contemporary Art Center, Copenhagen, – 2007

Das Beckwerk – aus dem Biographischen in die Weltgeschichte | Wiener Festwochen, 2007 – including: Exhibition, Videos, concert and performances.

Beckwerk Special| Kampnagel,Hamburg, Germany – 2010 – Exhibition, Concerts, readings and performances.

BEYOND THE ARTS:

– Public space events, World politics, media-interventions etc. –

beckvaerk/container at Kongens Nytorv | The public space staged by Nielsen & Rasmussen – With the Danish people – 2003

The Democracy – destination: Iraq | Theatre on the world stage in Iraq – 2004

The Democracy – destination: USA | Iraq, Jordan, USA – 2004

Mission Iran | A pre-emptive strike – London, Bruxelles, Washington, LA, Dubai and Iran – 2006

The Parliament in Kabul | A performance on the National Theatre in Kabul + a walk from the Iranian mountains and into Kabul under the Flag of Friendship.

Mikkel Bolt & Das Beckwerk: I sammenbruddets Tjeneste / In Service of the Breakdown | Dialogues on art and bigger politics – Gyldendal Publishers – 2008

“We take Responsibility” | International media-intervention during COP15 -2009.

Funus Imaginarium – the Death of Identity and the State Citizen | A public death bed, procession and funeral – In collaboration with Glyptoteket Museum, the City of Copenhagen, architect Paul Ingemann, priests, philosophers, Beckwerk scholars, International museums and arthouses, family and friends. Copenhagen, Herning, Cairo, Beijing – Fall 2010.

The Muhammad Crisis in Cairo – a pre-revolutionary intervention – November 2010

FILM + VIDEO-WORKS:

Colonizing Iran!|6 revolutionary attempts in Iran 2006 / 6 video-works

The Impossible Walk | The walk under the Flag of Friendship from the mountains and through Kabul – March 2008

Walking under a Banned Flag | A revolutionary attempt – Cairo, Egypt, November 2010

Cæcilie Østerbye Sørensen: Somewhere deep inside we are all far out | The film about Das Beckwerk & Funus Imaginarium – 2010-2011

STAGE ARTS, PERFORMANCE, OPERAS etc.:

En sidste sang (The last Song) | Das Beckwerk – 2002

Nielsens liv (Life of Nielsen) – the worlds most boring docu-soap | (self-)Staging & concept by Nielsen – 2002

Thoratorium |an opera(libretto) – Copenhagen, 2002

Parlamentet (The Parliament) | Das Beckwerk – 2003

De smukkeste mennesker (Beautiful People)| Das Beckwerk – 2004

Den sidste europæer (The last European) – a terror musical | Das Beckwerk – 2005

The National Brand | a  H.C. Andersen/Nielsen performance & movie, Copenhagen and Helsinki – 2005

The Language of Freedom | Copenhagen, Odense, Aalborg, Oslo, Vienna 2004-08

Det Ny Menneske / The Posthuman | A transhuman opera – Copenhagen – 2009 + Kampnagel, Germany 2010

The Language of Hope | A performance – the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen + Bergmann Festival, Stockholm, Kampnagel, Germany – 2009-10

The Sound of the Voice & World History – a staged collaboration with Ensemble MidtVest and composers Karsten Fundal and Peter Bruun. | Premiered on stage in Denmark and Norway – 2010

MUSIC ALBUMS:

Claus Beck-Nielsen Memorial: The European Dream Scream – 2006

Claus Beck-Nielsen Memorial: Freedom on the March – 2008

Natural Selector | In collaboration with Bjørn Svin & Henrik Sundh –2010

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Claus Beck-Nielsen (1963-2001)

Vejlederne | Two stories – 1997

Horne Land | A novel – 1999

Ci-vi-li-sa-tion | Stageplay – The Royal Theatre, Copenhagen 2000 – Galeasen, Stockholm, 2001

Parlamentet (The Parliament) | Stageplay

Selvudslettelser (Self-exterminations) | A novel – Samleren (Denmark) – 2002