Timeline

1964
Born in Bergen, Norway
1994–1995
School of Visual Arts, New York, USA
1989–1996
National College of Arts and Design, Oslo, Sweden
1995–1999
The National Academy of Fine Arts, Oslo, Sweden
1997–1999
MFA Program Hunter College City University of New York, USA
Awards
Vederlagsfondet, 2006
Ingrid Lindback Landgaards Stiftelse, 2006
Office of Contemporary Art Norway, International Support, 2005
Cultural Name of the year. Bergens Tidende News Paper, 2004
Civitella Ranieri Center, 2004
Exhibition Grant. Norwegian Cultural Counsil, 2004
Project Support Vederlagsfondet Norway, 2004
Nomination to the Carnegie Art Award, 2004
Office of Contemporary Art Norway, International Support, 2004
Three Year Work Grant - Norwegian Government, 2003
Royal Caribbean Arts Grant, 2003
Office of Contemporary Art Norway (OCA), International Support, 2003
Fegerstens Stiftelse, 2002
Nomination to the Carnegie Art Award, 2002
International Studio and Curatorial Program: American Scandinavian Foundation, New York, 2001
Royal Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 2001
Nomination to the Carnegie Art Award, 2001
Vederlagsfondet (Visual Artist Fellowship), 2001
Ingrid Lindback Landgaards Stiftelse (Visual Artist Grant), 2001
Visual Artist Grant from the Norwegian Government (Anton Chr. Houens og Conrad Mohrs Legat for Kunstnere), 2000
Presidential Purchase Award, Hunter College Art Collection, 2000
Thomas Apicella Memorial Award , 2000
Ingerid, Sunnøve og Elias Fergerstens stiftelse (Visual Artist Grant), 2000
Lise og Arnfinn Hejes fond (Visual Artist Grant), 1999
Ingrid Lindback Landgaards Stiftelse (Visual Artist Fellowship), 1999
Sparebank 1 Vest 175 years jubilee Visual Artist Fellowship, 1998
Lise og Arnfinn Hejes fond (Visual Artist Grant), 1998
Fulbright fellowship, 1997
Lise og Arnfinn Hejes fond (Visual Artist Grant), 1997

Exhibitions

2008
Galleri F 15 - Moss - Norway
2008
Galleri S.E - Sculptures - Bergen, Norway (solo)
2008
Galerie De Rijk – Haag, Netherlands (solo)
2007
Galleri SE - Bergen, Norway
2007
Personal Structures, Galerie Hafenrichter & Flugel, Nürnberg, Germany
2007
Royal Caribbean Arts Grant, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway
2007
Arti et Amicitiae / Personal Structures, Amsterdam Art Society, Netherlands
2007
The Collection, Nasjonalmuseet i Oslo, Norway
2007
The Collection, Rogaland Kunstmuseum, Stavanger, Norway
2007
The Collection, Bergen Kunstmuseum, Bergen, Norway
2006
Hellisøy Fyr, Fedje, Norway (solo)
2006
About Light, Galerie Lelong, New York, USA
2006
Personal Structures, Gallery Camino Real, Miami, USA
2006
Personal Structures, Galerie Goldener Engl, Innsbruck, Austria
2005
Personal Structures, Galerie De Rijk, Haag, Netherlands
2005
Rogaland Art Museum, Stavanger, Norway
2005
Nordnorsk Art Museum, Tromsø, Norway
2005
Bergen Art Museum, Bergen. Norway
2005
Personal Structures, White Cube, Osaka, Japan
2005
Personal Structures, Ludvig Museum, Koblenz, Germany.
2005
Contemporary landscapes from the collection of Her Majesty Queen Sonja of Norway, Scandinavia House, New York, USA
2005
Gallery MGM, Oslo, Norway (solo)
2005
Galerie De Rijk – Haag, Netherlands (solo)
2004
Rogaland Kunst Museum, Stavanger, Norway (solo)
2004
Gallery SE, Bergen, Norway (solo)
2004
Personal Structures, Gallerie Krijger + Katwijk, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2004
Personal Structures, Galerie De Rijk, Haag, Netherlands
2004
Jan Groth Collection, Rogaland Art Museum, Stavanger, Norway
2003
Royal Caribbean Arts Grant Exhibition (three person show)
2003
Serene Beauty, Jamaica Art Center, Queens, New York, USA
2003
Seeing Red, Times Square Gallery, Hunter College, New York, USA
2003
Rest in Space, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
2002
Painting as paradox, Artist Space, New York, USA
2002
Rest in Space, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway
2002
Scandinavia House Gallery (two person show), New York, USA
2002
Gallery MGM, Oslo, Norway (solo)
2002
Gallery MGM, Oslo, Norway
2002
Second Sight, Times Square Gallery, Hunter College, New York
2002
Horda Museum, Bergen, Norway
2001
Thomas Erben Gallery, New York, USA (solo)
2000
Biennial Syd, Sørlandets Art Museum, Kristiansand, Norway
2000
Norwegian State exhibition, Bergen Art Museum, Bergen, Norway
2000
Sensibility and Surface, Henry Street Settlement, New York, USA
1999
Bergen Kunsthalle, Bergen, Norway (solo)
1998
DC Arts Center, Washington DC, USA (solo)
1997
Norwegian State exhibition, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway
1995
The Norwegian Drawing Center, Oslo, Norway
1988
Institutet for Scenkonst, Pontremoli, Italia (solo)