B. June 12th 1979

EDUCATION

2011 Master of Fine Arts, New York Academy of Art

2005 The National Academy of the Arts, Bachelor of Visual Arts, Oslo

2001 Mølla - Private Art School, Moss

2000 Plus- skolen, Private Art School, Fredrikstad

1998 Upper Secondary School.Glemmen, Fredrikstad

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

2011 NBF. Norsk Billedhoggerforening/ The Association of Norwegian Sculptors                                                   

2011 NBK. Norske Billedkunstnere/ Norwegian Visual Artists Association                                                          

2012 ØBK . Østfold Bildende Kunstnere/Østfold Visual Artists Association                                                                                    

 

GRANTS/AWARDS

2011

Faculty award for Excellence in Sculpture, New York Academy of Art

2010

Eckbos Foundation, Grant 10 000 NOK

Johan Heimlich Janson & Marcia Jansons Foundation, Grant of 100 000 NOK

Merit based tuition award, 5000 USD. New York Academy of Art

Fulbright Grant of 50 000 NOK U.S. - Norway Fulbright Foundation for Educational Exchange

2009  

LCU Foundation, 5000 USD Housing Grant

Fulbright Grant of 100 000 NOK U.S. - Norway Fulbright Foundation for Educational Exchange

2005

Government Grant on completion of Art Studies, Art Council Norway

 

EXHIBITIONS

2017    "No Net Ensnares Me", Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport Texas. May 20th to June 10th, 2017

2016     "Picturing the Unprintable".  Alumni Association of the New York Academy of Art. Flux Factory, Long Island City, New York City.                                                                               

2015   

Kafé Nyt, Østfold Kunstnersenter        

Sommerutstillingen, Østfold Kunstnersenter/ØBK                                                                                                 

2014    Summer show/member exhibition, Østfold Kunstnersenter/ØBK                                                                                                   

2013     Summer show/member exhibition, Østfold Kunstnersenter/ØBK                                                             

2012    Untitled, Galleri 19, Oslo                                                                                                 

Summer show/member exhibition, Østfold Kunstnersenter/ØBK                                                                                                  

2011   

Christmas show,The Association of Norwegian Sculptors/ Norsk Billedhoggerforening, Oslo                                                      

“Made in New York” Fredrikstad Kunstforening                                                          

“Juvenarte 2011” Galleri Ramfjord Oslo                                                            

"Uncharted" MFA Exhibition New York Academy of Art                                                   

"Please swipe again" Single-fare, metrocard show 2, Sloan Gallery, New York                         

CAA MFA Exhibition, Hunter College/Times Square Gallery, New York                        

2010                                                                                                                 

"Deck the walls" New York Academy of Art                                                                

"Single-fare" New York Metrocard Show, Williamsburg                                                              

Haiti relief, Prince Street Gallery, New York                                                                                       

"Just look at yourself" New York Academy of Art                                                    

2009                                                                                                                           

"Deck the walls" New York Academy of Art                                                                     

Galleri Clara, Gamlebyen Fredrikstad                                                                                

2008                                                                                                                    

Desember, Binggaarden Fredrikstad                                                                                     

Juli, Binggaarden, Gamlebyen Fredrikstad                                                                                             

2007                                                                                                                       

Binggaarden Juli, Gamlebyen Fredrikstad                                                                                                                                                                                   

2006                                                                                                                 

Galleri Clara, Gamle Fredrikstad                                                                                        

“Kunst i gata” Fredrikstad                                                                                      

2005                                                                                                                            

Bachelor Exhibition Christiania Seilduksfabrikk, Oslo