Based in Sokndal, Norway
2010-2013: Malmø Art Academy, Master of Fine Art
Fall 2008: Cooper Union school of Art, New York City
2007-2010: Malmø Art Academy, Bachelor of Fine Art
2005-2007: Nordland Art and Filmschool, art-department, Lofoten
Oct - Nov: Artist-in-Residence at SIM, Reykjavik, Iceland
January 9th: Via Norske Fjell del 2, soloshow, Bærum Kunsthall, Oslo
January 30th: Presentation of practice at Kuppelkupp, Stavanger Kunstmuseum
March: Polyfoni, Groupshow at Gallery Thomas Wallner, Simris
2019: Via Norske Fjell del 1, Trøndelag Centre for Contemporary Art, Trondheim
2018: Det er mellom deg og utsikten, Sandefjord Kunstforening, Sandefjord
2018: Det er mellom deg og utsikten, Akershus Kunstsenter, Lillestrøm
2017: Kart over Island, LNM (Norwegian Painters Association), Oslo
2016: Copies on a Stroll, Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simris
2016: Skog, Galleri 21, Malmö
2015: Point Voyeur, Oslo Kunstforening
2015: Point Voyeur, Hå Gamle Prestegard, Jæren
2014: Point Voyeur, Vargåkra Konsthall, Ystad
2013: This Land is Your Land, KHM Gallery, Malmø
2012: Inside Voice Outside Voice, Velferden, Sokndal
2012: Inside Voice Outside Voice, Galleri 21, Malmø
2019: Vi er stedene / We are the places, Vestlandsutstillingen, 2019.
2019: Utflukt, Groupshow at Hovedøya Kunstsal, Oslo
2019: Natur/Landskap, Groupshow, Vargåkra Konsthall, Ystad
2018: Winter Solstice, Vandaler Forening, Oslo
18/19: LNM´s 50th Anniversary Exhibition, LNM, Oslo
2018: Screening of the film Det er mellom deg og utsikten, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo.
2018: Atterljom, Velferden Sokndals Scene for Samtidskunst, Sokndal
2018: ARBEIDSVERK, Studio 17, Stavanger
2017: BLIKKA, Sequences Real Time Art Festival, Off-venue program, Seyðisfjórður
2017: Høstutstillingen, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
2017: Polyfoni, Galleri Thomas Wallner, Simris
2017: Translation Theme Park, Ayumi Gallery/Cave, Tokyo
2014: GLASMO 2014 presents: Double You, Skånes Konstförening & KHM Gallery, curated by Nico Anklam, Malmö
2014: Contemporary Landscape Painting, Vargåkra Konsthall, curated by Thomas Millroth, Ystad
2014: När Motstånd Bjuds, Jordberga Konstexpo, Skåne
2013: Anna Lisa Thomsons Till Minne, Uppsala Konstmuseum
2013: Nordisk Teckning, Norrtälje Konsthall
2013: The Construction and the Fluctuation of the Artifice and the Real, Skånes Konstförening, Malmö
2013: GLASMO 2013, GMS Fleming House, Glasgow
2013: Species of Space, Museum of Public Art, Lund
2011: Escape, Hochschule für Bildende Künste Braunschweig
2011: Escape, Lunds Konsthall
2010: Høstutstillingen, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
2010: Key(in)Frames, 7011 Vestfossen, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium
2019: Nordic Artcentre Dale, Sunnfjord
2018: Leveld Kunstnartun, Hallingdal
2017: Skaftfell Centre for Visual Art, Seyðisfjórður
2016: Leveld Kunstnartun, Hallingdal
2014: The Wassaic Artist Residency, New York
2014: The Gathering of the AR(c)T(ic) Tribes, seminar and residency curated by Kristoffer Dolmen and Madeleine Park, Lofoten
Several private collections
2018: Overview, a 15m2 floor-painting at the culture house Tou Scene, Stavanger
2017: A portrait of Stavanger Natur-og Idrettsservice, Åsen Sonestasjon, Stavanger
2000-2012: 10 large paintings/murals for the mining-company Titania a/s.
I am the director of Velferden Sokndals Scene for Samtidskunst, a show room and culture centre located in a 50´s ballroom in a closed down mining area in Southwestern Norway. At Velferden we produce and curate exhibitions, residencies, concerts and arrange dialogues related to the local mining history, geology, tourism and contemporary art.
Visit www.velferdenscene.com for more info.
March 2019: Framferd, a groupshow by Snøfrid Hunsbedt Eiene, Ananda Serné and Kirsty Kross.
Curated by Maiken Stene.
June 2017: Summer project at Velferden #2, 5 - 26 June.
4 Norwegian and Swedish artists were invited to Velferden to work with socially engaging projects that aimed to minimise the gap between the art world and the local inhabitants of Sokndal. The project was a cooperation with Rogaland Kunstsenter.
2016: Performance Festival at Velferden.
____ //// /O/O/O The mouth expresses thoughts. The landscape renders its tone!
10 artists from Denmark, Sweden and Lithuania visited Velferden for one week in August. The project was initiated by Kunsthal 44 at Møen in Denmark, curated by Nico Anklam, and sought to re-contextualise the work of Danish Fluxus artist Henning Christiansen. The project was a cooperation with Rogaland Kunstsenter.
2015: Summer project at Velferden #1, July 25th - August 6th.
10 Swedish and Norwegian artists spent 2,5 weeks at Velferden. On August the 5th the artists presented performances, installations, videos and workshops for approximately 150 visitors. The project was a cooperation with Rogaland Kunstsenter.
2014: I produced Glasmo 2014, an exchange project with 12 recently graduated artists from Malmø Art Academy and Glasgow School of Art. The project included an exhibition curated by Nico Anklam, and a series of workshops, presentations and walkthroughs of the exhibition Double You, set in two galleries in Malmø.
2013: I curated “The Construction and Fluctuation of the Artifice and the Real” with Søren Aagard, Bjarni Tor Petursson and myself. The exhibition also presented Paracit; an experimental theatre performance by Robert Bolin and me, where the fictional art collector Jonas Falke guided the audience through a re-contextualisation of the show.
2013: I curated the show Sayko by Aleksander Johan Andreassen, at Velferden, Sokndal
Feb 2019: Workshop for 35 children at Stavanger Kunsthall
2015: Workshops for 60 children over 5 days, at Hå Gamle Prestegard, Jæren.
2013: Workshop for children at Museum of Public Art, Lund, SE
2012: 3 week painting-course for 10 students at Sokndal Skole
2011-2012: Art Teacher at Lund Music and Culture school, Moi
2019: BKV 1-årig arbeidsstipend
2017: Statens Utstillingsstipend
2017: Prosjektstøtte BKV
2016: BKV 3-årig arbeidsstipend
2015: BKV 1-årig arbeidsstipend
2015: Statens Utstillingsstipend for kunstnere i etableringsfasen
2014: Rogaland Fylkeskommunes Kulturstipend
2014: Prosjektstøtte BKV
2014: Statens Diversestipend for Nyutdannede Kunstnere
2014: Ellen Trotzig Stipendiet
2013: Malmø Stads Ateljestipendium
2013: Anna Lisa Thomsons Till Minne
2013: Iaspis Støtte til Internasjonalt Samarbeidsprosjekt
2010: Zonta Egersund´s Stipend for Masterstuderende Kvinner