Artist Mikala Valeur, born 1972, raised in a artistic family. Art for Valeur is as natural as breathing the air. Valeur`s art has a twisted humor with a serious background. The artworks can be consumed in different ways, some by being watched, others for the public to be an active part of. Materials are the inspiration for the constructions, who inspires different angles of shapes, contents and structures. Valeur is an experimental artist who works with Installations, collages, sculptures, books, videos and light objects. Exhibited at biennales and museums. Participated in several Sculpture by the sea, Denmark and Australia. Exhibited in solo and Group exhibitions in England, France, Holland, New York and Denmark. Installations at City hall, Culture harbor, etc. Received several funds over the years, and won in Australia The Spinifix Thrust Artist Subsidy, The Crowe Horwath Artist Subsidy and The Kids Choice Prize, and won in Denmark The Founding Directors Award to an invitation to Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe and Bondi.
The Valeur-price is consisting of a Valeur art piece, who is given once a year, rewarding a social effort.