Jesper Elg, co-founder of V1 Gallery in Kødbyen in Copenhagen is one of Rebel Academy’s mentors. With his extensive knowledge within the creative field and passion for the arts, Jesper brings a lot to the table.

V1 Gallery was founded in 2002 and focuses on representing emerging as well as established international artists and exhibiting pieces with real heart. This means that the artists represented at V1 usually have something to say either socially or politically – they challenge the status quo.
Elg has been involved with many creative boards and is currently a member of the Danish Art Council of International Visual Arts.