We find ourselves in a new human condition, generated by globalisation and technological advances that forces us to find a new way to relate to life. With my work, I wish to advance us as humankind.   

— Helene Lundbye Petersen, Artist & Thinker 



This website presents the work of Helene Lundbye Petersen. It is a doorway to a conceptual universe that mirrors life. It is structured into separate spaces to allow us to immerse ourselves in one aspect of a larger whole: Be it in the free, open space of the unknown symbolised in a blank white page; or in a series of coloured spaces dedicated to the fundamental existential themes of A Beginning; Wisdom; Pleasure; Battle; Love; Balance; Language; Time and Space; Nourishment; Skin; Death or Systems. These spaces are not static, as we may understand them differently, and they will change, as we change. This makes this universe an ever-changing prism that offers an ephemeral grasp of existence: A mirror to see genuinely where we are or would like to be. 


Spaces of Life

A series of coloured spaces that opens up to aspects of existence.



A free and open space symbolised in a blank, white page that invites us to enter the unknown.



Essential to the work of Helene Lundbye Petersen are her performances of the Spaces of Life, building the spaces of her books in different places, through words, gesture, colour and presence.



Equivalent to the performances of the Spaces of Life are the exhibitions, where the spaces of the books are build through physical objects in places.



Find Helene Lundbye Petersen’s Biography; Background; Performances; Exhibitions; Residencies; Podcast & Radio; Press & Publications, Video & Film and Contact.