V1 Gallery

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V1 Gallery is a contemporary art gallery located on Vesterbro in Copenhagen, Denmark. It was founded in 2002 by designer Jesper Elg and photographer Peter Funch. V1 Gallery gained international notability by being the first art gallery in Scandinavia to exhibit international street art pioneers such as Banksy (UK) and Eine (UK), the Faile artist collective (US/JAP), Futura 2000 (US), Zevs (FR) and OBEY / Shepard Fairey (US).

The gallery's best known projects include:

  • The Boredom Project by Faile in 2002
  • Highmath curated by Arkitip in 2006
  • Super Fortress by Richard Colman in 2006
  • Trouble by Todd REAS James in 2007
  • Babel Tales by Peter Funch in 2007

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Coordinates: 55°40′03″N 12°33′41″E / 55.6676°N 12.5613°E / 55.6676; 12.5613