Born in Lørenskog, Norway, 1976

Lives and works in New York and Oslo

 

Publications

 

«Ripple Sole», 2011. Galleri Riis. Essay by Pål Johan Karlsen,  http://www.pjkarlsen.com/pjk/Forside.html

«You Will Hardly Know», 2008. Galleri Riis. Essay by Trinie Dalton,  http://sweettomb.com/

 

Education

 

2003  Yale University, School of Art, New Haven, MFA Painting/Printmaking

2000  Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, BFA With Honors

1998-99 RISD European Honors Program, Rome, Italy

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

 

2016

(forthcoming) Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris, France

(forthcoming) Inman Gallery, Houston, Texas, USA

(forthcoming) Kunstverket, Oslo, Norway

2015

Prints and Works on Paper, Galleri Ismene, Trondheim, Norway

Paintings/Sculptures, Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris, France

«Beachcomber», Annarumma, Naples, Italy

2014

«The Shaded Bank», Galleri Riis, Oslo, Norway

«En Ny Drakt for en Gammel Seremoni /A New Coat for an Old Ceremony», Highlight Gallery, San Francisco, USA

2013

«Oh, Uppity Day!», Galleri Ismene, Trondheim, Norway

«En Maske i Stømpen», Studio Hugo Opdal, Flø, Norway

2012

«Mole Fingers», Galleri Riis, Stockholm, Sweden

«Truth Pops a Reflex» Galleri Riis, Oslo, Norway

2011

«Polar Fleece», Galerie Anne de Villepoix, Paris, France

‘Focus’, solo presentation, VIP Art Fair (web)

2010

“Ripple Sole”, Annarumma 404, Naples, Italy

Galleri Ismene, Trondheim, Norway

2009

“I Så Fall”, Galleri Riis, Oslo

Art Unlimited, Art Basel 40, Switzerland

2008

“The Close-In”, Perry Rubenstein Gallery, New York, USA

Art Statements, Art Basel 39, Switzerland

2007

“You Will Hardly Know”, Galleri Riis, Oslo, Norway

2006

“Dud” Kantor/Feuer Gallery (LFL), Los Angeles, USA

“End of Work”, Medium, St. Barthelemy, French West Indies

2005

“Make Light in Your Dark House”, Southfirst Gallery Brooklyn, USA

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2014

«Preview», Galleri Riis, Oslo

2013

«‘Le Ragioni della Pittura, esiti e prospettive di un medium», Castelbasso,Teramo, Italy

«La Révolte et l’Ennui», FRAC Auvergne, France

«10 years/10 artists», Annarumma, Naples, Italy

2012

«Längtans Blomma Är Störst På Håll», Galleri Riis, Oslo, Norway

2011

«First Drop», Galleri Riis, Stockholm, Sweden

2008

“Lights On – norsk samtidskunst”, with a selection of contemporary Norwegian artists, Astrup Fearnley Museum, Oslo

2007

“Black & White”, IBID Projects, London

2006

«Farewell to Icon», Anna Helwing Gallery, Los Angeles

2005

«25 Bold Moves», House of Campari, Los Angeles

2004

“Relentless Proselytizers,” Feigen Contemporary, New York

2003

“Diamonds Fur Kiss Mom and Dad Birds”, MFA thesis show, Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT

 

Residencies

 

Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France, one year resident, 2010-11

W17, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway, 2009

 

Honors and Distinctions

 

2013 Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond, Oslo, Norway

2012 Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond, Oslo, Norway

2010 The Cité Residency, Ingrid Lindbäck Langaards Stiftelse, Oslo/Paris

2008 Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond, Oslo, Norway

2008 Lower East Side Printshop, Publishing Resident, Christin Tierny Fellowship, New York,

2004 Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond, Oslo, Norway

2003 Ely Harwood Schless Memorial Fund Prize for Excellence in Painting, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2002 The Slade/Spilke Scholarship, Thanks To Scandinavia Institute, N
ew York, NY

2001 Ingrid Lindbäck Langaard Foundation Scholarship, Oslo, Norway

Heje Scholarship, Arnfinn and Lise Hejes Fond, Oslo, Norway

1999 Olivetti Travel Scholarship, Rome, Italy