CV

EDUCATION
2015: Academin Valand, School of Photography, Gothenburg, Independent Project (6 mnd). 
2003-2006: Oslo National Academy of the Arts , BA Institute for Colour/ Visual Arts. 
2005: Konstfack, University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Faculty of Fine Arts, Stockholm.
2002-2003: Folkeuniversitetet, Art and Design school- Foundation in photography.
1999-2000: Spin-Off Dance School – 1- year foundation in contemporary dance. Oslo.

CURRENT EXHIBITIONS
2017: The norwegian sculpture biennale 2017, Oslo, NO - exhibition catalog project
2017: Works from the collection - Haugar Vestfold Artmuseum, Tønsberg, NO
FUTURE EXHIBITIONS
2017: Kneganger - Landskrona Fotofestival, SV (solo)
2017: Dislocating Surfaces at Centro de la Imagen / Mexico City - curated by Behzad Farazollahi and MELK gallery (groupshow)
2017: DNB Sparebankstiftelsen stipendutstilling, Oslo Kunstforegning, NO (groupshow) 
2018: Tenthaus, Oslo, NO - A collaborative project with Jennie Hagevik Bringaker (solo)

SOLO and DUO EXHIBITIONS 
Past:
2017: Knax - MELK gallery, Oslo, NO 
2017: Knex - Akershus Art Center, Lillestrøm, NO
2016: Kneganger - Gallery Galleberg, Tønsberg, NO
2015: FORHØST - A collaborative project with Admir Batlak - Galleri 1857, Oslo, NO
2014: Vegg i mellom - Søgne Gamle Prestegård, Søgne, NO w/ Stine Wexelsen Goksøyr
2014: teriører - A collaboration w/Admir Batlak - One night Only gallery, Oslo, NO
2014: putte ord i munnen - Rake, Trondheim, NO w/ Stine Wexelsen Goksøyr
2013: Folde t - gallery Holodech - , Oslo, NO
2013: Å øyne -  Podium, Oslo, NO w/Stine Wexelsen Goksøyr

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 
Past:
2017: Se, sedd. Ögon på en gyllene tallrik - Jesper Brochmands gade 6, København, DK
2016: Prayer - Ulterior gallery, LES, New York, US
2016: Why do things get in a muddle - Fotogalleriet, Oslo, NO
2016: A Collective Psychogeographical Guide to Oslo - 
a satellite exhibition for the Norwegian Drawing Biennale 2016,Oslo,NO 
2016: Slow Pictures - Contemporary photography - Lillehammer Art Museum, Lillehammer, NO
2016: Some observations - Christian Duvernois gallery and Residency Unlimited, Nyc, US
2016: Springexhibition - Gallery TM51, Oslo
2015: Island Fever (sculpture exhibition) Galleri Gamle Ormelet, Tjøme, NO
2013/14:  Folde t (performance) - at Skulpturbiennalen 2013 and Fjøsfestivalen, Melhus, NO. 
2013:  The Annual National exhibition of visual arts - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, NO
2013:  Gangart - Kunstforeningen Verdens Ende, Tjøme, NO
2012: The Annual National exhibition of visual arts - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, NO
2012: Lejlighed Horizont præsenterer A limited matter, København, DK
2011: The Annual National exhibition of visual arts - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, NO
2011: ++ Black Box Theater, Oslo, NO
2010: The Annual National exhibition of visual arts - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, NO
2009: The Spring Exhibition-  Fotogalleriet, Oslo, NO
2008: Mørkeromsbilder - Preus Museum, Horten, NO 

PROJECTS
Past:
2016: Contributed in the artist duo Trollkrem (Jennie Hagevik Bringaker and Tor Erik Bøe) solo exhibition 
at Fotogalleriet, Oslo, NO
2015: Contributed in Eden Oslo -  A performance by Itonje Søimer Guttormsen, Middelalderparken, Oslo, NO

PUBLICATIONS:
2017: GR-09022017 - A book project by Silja Leifsdottir https://shop.fotogalleriet.no/products/gr-02092017
2016: Slow pictures - Contemporary photography 
2016: The Norwegian journal on contemporary lense-based art - Objektiv #13, 2014: Artist book_Condensed Angel2 (Multipress), 
2008: Darkroom images - Bjørka 10 years (photo collective)

COLLECTIONS:
2016: Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum
2016: Imago Mundi collection 
2014: Sara Christensen´s Collection
2012: The Bibliothèque nationale de France

GRANTS and RESIDENCY:
2017: 3 -year work grant - Statens Arbeidsstipend, FFF, NO
2016: Exhibition support - Arts Council Norway
2016: Projectt and Exhibition support - Arts Council Norway
2016: Residency Unlimited, NY, US
2016: Residency support - Ragnvald & Ida Blix´Fond, DK and Stiftelsen Thomas Fearnley, Heddy og Nils Astrup, NO
2015: Project support - Vederlagsfondet, NBK, NO
2015: 2-year working grant - Statens Arbeidsstipend, FFF, NO
2014: 1-year working grant - Vederlagsfondet, NBK, NO.
2014: Project support - The Foundation of Ingrid Lindbæch Langaard 
2013: Diversestipend - FFF, NO.
2012: Residency - Cite internationale des Artes,Paris.
2011: Project support - Norsk Fotografisk Fond and Vederlagsfondet, NBK, NO.
2011: 2-­year working grant - yngre/nyetablerte kunstnere, FFF, NO.
2010: Diversestipend - FFF, NO.