Galerie Mikael Andersen was established in Copenhagen in 1989 and shows exhibitions of Danish and International contemporary art. The profile of the gallery relies on some of the most talented artists of the young generation and also includes a number of important Danish and International artists that emerged on the art scene in the eighties and nineties.
Galerie Mikael Andersen has curated a number of exhibition projects outside the gallery. Fairy Tales Forever at Aros – Aarhus Art Museum, 2005; Display, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen 1997 and City Space, public spaces, Copenhagen 1996. Participating artists has included Vanesssa Beecroft, Daniel Buren, Mona Hatoum, Pierre Huyghe, William Kentridge, Martin Kippenberger, Elke Krystufek, Paul McCarthy & Mike Kelley and Pipilotti Rist.
Galerie Mikael Andersen opened a new gallery space in Berlin in September 2007.