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Education

2018-2019 Creative writing, Skrivekunstakademiet i Hordaland
2007-2009 MFA. Bergen National Academy of the Arts
2004-2007 BFA, Bergen National Academy of the Arts
2002-2004 Gerlesborgsskolan Art School, Stockholm
2000-2002 Analytical Philosophy, Stockholm University
1999 History of Science and Ideas, Uppsala Universitet

Books

2018 Den sanne horisonten, Cappelen Damm.
2016 Nattleksjon/ Reisedagbok in Signaler 2016, Cappelen Damm.

Exhibitions and Projects: Solo/ Duo

2019 Book and show in collaboration with Pamflett, Bergen. 2018 Vannskudd, Galleri Hvelvet/Oseana, Os. What is Hidden What is Seen, with Henni Kitti, Oksasenkatu 11, Helsinki. 2017 Den nærmeste lyden, Kragerø Kunstforening, Norway. Uttale verden, Galleri N. Bergslien, Eidfjord, Norway. Light in the Absence of Light, with Henni Kitti, BLOKK Art Space, Bergen, Norway. 2016 Ascent, with Filippa Barkman, Visningsrommet USF, Bergen. 2015 Wetlands, Archipelago, Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen. Unilluminated Water, (w Ragnhild Ohma), Galleri Christinegård, Bergen. Darkness Wrapped in Darkness, artist’s book. 2014 Travel Journal From a Stationary Life I & II, Studio 17, Stavanger, Norway & Cigarrvägen 13, Hökarängen, Sweden. 2013 Nattleksjon, Galleri Langegården, Bergen. 2012 Firstling of an Ass, Nord-Trøndelag Fylkesgalleri, Namsos, Norway. ELIMINATOR, (w Anja Ulset), Kurant, Tromsø, Norway. 2010 What You Should Have Asked Your Doctor, Borggården, USF Verftet, Bergen. Heaven is a Place in Space, Galleri Langegården, Bergen. LIVET KOMMER OCH TAR DIG!, with Susanna Kajermo and Jacqueline Forzelius, Prosjekt Alvøen, Alvøen Kulturhavn. 2008 Mind the Machine, Galleri Fisk, Bergen. 2007 På den ene & andre siden, Galleri Fisk, Bergen. 2003 Långmod, Ladan, Rodarve, Sweden.

Exhibitions and Projects: Group

2019 Bibliotek Nordica, Codex Book Fair, San Fransisco +BABE, Arnolfini, Bristol +KKV Malmö Bergen Ateliergruppe 10 Year-Anniversery Exhibition, Visningsrommet USF, Bergen 2018 Selvhjelpsbiblioteket, Joy Forum, Bergen. Utstilling Bastard, Oppland Kunstsenter, Lillehammer. 2016 Bergen Art Book Fair, Bergen Kunsthall. Kunstgarasjen, Bergen. 2015 – 2020 Flag Tromsø, Tromsø Kunstforening, Norway 2015 . 2015 Cash & Carry, Entrée, Bergen, Norway. Norske Bøker at BABE 2015, Arnolfini & Centre for Fine Print Research & at The University of the West of England, Bristol. 2014 Flag Stavanger, Kunsthall Stavanger, Norway. Untitled 14, Galleri s.e., Bergen. Bergen Art Book Fair, Bergen Kjøtt. Norske Bøker, Doverodde Arts Center, Hurup, Denmark. 2013 Flag New York City, Performa – New Visual Art Performance Biennial, New York. Villas Sunshine, Agatunet, Utne, Norway. 2012 Flag, Entrée, Bergen. 2011 Bergen Kunsthall 1:30 #1, Knipsu, Bergen. Collective Locality: Charm and Disfunction, Nordic Artist’s Center Dalsåsen, Dale i Sunnfjord, Norway. 2010 BAG at Marked Kjøtt, Bergen Kjøtt. Vestlandsutstillingen 2010, Kunstmuséet KUBE, Ålesund. Nyckeln, artist’s book. 2009 Salon Alvøen, Prosjekt Alvøen, Alvøen Kulturhavn. Summer of Production, Visningsrommet USF, Bergen. In Real Time It Would Last Two Thousand Years, Ekspedisjonen, Lofthus. In Real Time It Would Last a Thousand Years, MA degree show, Bergen Kunsthall. 2008 Prøverommet, Knøderen, Bergen. U Kno When You Just in School and Like Goddamn This Too Much Homework,Visningsrommet USF, Bergen. 2007 Under Jorden: Bildrepublik i Grottan, Grottan, Stockholm. Bachelors of the Universe, BA degree show, Bergen National Academy of the Arts. 2005 Ffg, Galleri Svenska Bilder, Stockholm. 2004 Graduation Exhibition, Gerlesborgsskolan, Stockholm. Stockholm Art Fair, Sollentunamässan, Sollentuna. 1999 Ungdomens vårsalong, Liljevalchs konsthall, Stockholm.

Grants

2019 Diversestipend, Government’s Grant for Artists 2018 1 work grant, Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond 2017 Government’s Exhibition Grant, Arts Council Norway 2017 Culture grant, Bergen Kommune 2017 Project support grant, Bergen Kommune 2017 Diversestipend, Government’s Grant for Artists 2017 Eidfjord Municipality Arts Grant 2016 Project support grant, Arts Council Norway 2016 Jomfrulandstipendet 2016 Project support grant, Bergen Municipality 2016 Project support grant, Arts Council Norway 2015 Project support grant, Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond 2014 Culture Grant, Bergen Municipality 2014 Project support grant, Billedkunsternes Vederlagsfond 2013 Statens Utstillingsstipend (Government’s Exhibition Grant’), Arts Council Norway 2013 1 year working grant, Billedkunsternes Vederlagsfond 2012 Project support grant, Billedkunsternes Vederlagsfond 2012 Project support grant, Bergen Municipality 2012 Namdalsstipendiet 2011 Grant for emerging artists, Bergen Municipality 2011 Production support grant, Bergen Municipality 2010 Project support grant, Arts Council Norway 2010 Statens Utstillingsstipend (‘The State’s Exhibition Grant’), Arts Council Norway 2009 BKH Student Grant 2004 Book grant, Gerlesborgsskolan Stockholm 1995 Writing prize, Ekillaskolan

Various, Visual Art

2017 Acquired by Kragerø Municipality Acquired by Eidfjord Municipality Reading, Fanzinekveld, Tag Team Studio, Bergen Artist of the Week, Bergensavisen, May 26th 2017. Hjelp og selvhjelp i annus horribilis, Espen Johansen, Numer #111 The Function of Fanzines in Art. An Exploration of Works by Kay Arne Kirkebø and Lisa Him-Jensen, Cecilie Almberg Størkson, Bergen Zines’ anthology Artist in Residence, Bergslikorene, Eidfjord Illustrations for Fett #1 2017 2016 Artist in Residence, Jomfruland Illustrations for Fett #1 2016, independent feminist magazine 2015 Illustrations for Fett #4 2015 Contributor to Norsk Retorikk, RAD #7, published by BEK Bergen Center for Electronic Arts. Illustrations for Fett #1 & #2 2012 Acquired by Namsos Hospital Acquired by Namsos Kunstforening Acquired by Bergen Kunstforening Artist In Residence, Namsos Kunstforening A I R Bergen-Berlin, artist in residence, supported by Bergen Municipality. 2011 Acquired by Bergen Kunstforening Artist In Residence, Nordic Art Center Dalsåsen, Dale i Sunnfjord. 2009 There Is Nothing It’s Like To Be Such A Thing, Public Art 2009-2010, Rokkansenteret, Bergen.

Various, Literature

2019 Sardiner fra stemmefabrikken; Skrivekunstakademiet’s Anthology 2018/2019 Readings: Lyrikksalong: Edith Södergran, Litteraturhuset in Bergen 2018 Readings: De store debutantdagene, Litteraturhuset in Oslo/ Debutantkveld, Cappelen Damm, Oslo/ Debutantkveld, Forfattersleppet, by Forfattersentrum. As part of Skrivekunstakademiet: Poesidigg, Bergen/ Litteratursymposiet in Odda. Slutning, poetry in Bergens Tidende (May 2018) 2017 Reading: Forfattersleppet, Litteraturhuset in Bergen

Memberships

• Norske Billedkunstnere (NBK) Norwegian Visual Artists Association • Bildende Kunsteres Forening Hordaland (BKFH) • Tegnerforbundet • Bergen Ateliergruppe • VISP

Work connected to art

• Assessor, Faculty of Fine Art (KMD), University of Bergen • Board Member, Bergen Ateliergruppe • Jury member, The MA Week Exhibition, Hordaland Art Center • Guest teacher, Bergen Art School, 2016-2018 • Chairman, Bergen Ateliergruppe, 2011-2012 • Jury member, BKSF Spring Exhibition 2011 • Gallery attendant etc., Visningsrommet USF, Bergen, 2008-2011. • Organizer of AbsuRdiTy, MA Seminar, Bergen National Academy of the Arts, 2009.