Bio

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.

EXHIBITIONS 
Current:
2020: Sandefjord kunstforening - A collaborative project with Jennie Hagevik Bringaker (duo show)

Upcoming:
2020: Galleri No place, Oslo - A collaborative project with Admir Batlak (solo show)

SOLO and DUO EXHIBITIONS

Past:
2020: Knax, Knex, Knoxs, Virvx & Handl - outdoor solo show at Fotografihuset, Sukkerbiten -  20/8 – 27/9.2020
https://fotografihuset.no/ingrid-eggen-knex-knax-knoxs-virvx-og-handl/

2018: Virv - gallery Knipsu, Bergen 
2018: Gripp - gallery Tenthaus, Oslo, NO - A collaborative project with Jennie Hagevik Bringaker 
2017: Kneganger - Landskrona Fotofestival, SV 
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:
2020: Return to Sender - verk fra kunst på arbeidsplassens samling - Kunstplass contemporary art, Oslo 
2020: New Visions - the Henie Onstad Triennale for Photography and New Media, The Henie Onstad Art Center 21/2 - 13/9.2020 - 
https://hok.no/utstillinger/new-visions

2020: Bærum Kunsthall - A group show curated by Hanne Cecilie Gulstad
2020: Akershus Art Center - BONANZAZA – Exit Akershus Kunstsenter! (group show curated by Monica Holmen)
2020: Akershus Art Center - The Liliths, a collective group project by director Itonje Søimer Guttormsen
2019: The christmas exhibition - Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo

2019: Contibuted in WDLND project atThe Annual National exhibition of visual arts - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo.
2019: The spring exhibition - Fotogalleriet, Oslo (group show)
2019: Juniutstillingen - KUNSTNERFORBUNDET, Oslo (curated by Kari Skippervold)
2019: STILL LIFE - QB gallery, Oslo (group show)
2019: Oslo grafikkmesse, represented by Gallery MELK
2018: Tiblisi Night of Photography 2018
2017/18: Works from the collection - Haugar Vestfold Artmuseum, Tønsberg, NO
2018: Dislocating Surfaces at Centro de la Imagen / Mexico City - curated by MELK gallery
2017: DNB Sparebankstiftelsen stipendutstilling, Oslo Kunstforegning, NO
2017: Juleutstillingen - Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo
2017: The norwegian sculpture biennale, Oslo, NO - exhibition catalog project
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.
2013: Gangart - Kunstforeningen Verdens Ende, Tjøme, NO
2012: The Annual National exhibition of visual arts - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo.
2012: Lejlighed Horizont præsenterer A limited matter, København, DK
2011: The Annual National exhibition of visual arts - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo.
2011: ++ Black Box Theater, Oslo, NO
2010: The Annual National exhibition of visual arts - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo.
2009: The Spring Exhibition- Fotogalleriet, Oslo, NO
2008: Mørkeromsbilder - Preus Museum, Horten, NO

PROJECTS
Past:
2019: STAFETT II -  Initiated by Nina Strand (the editor of The Norwegian journal on contemporary lense-based art Objektiv) and Tomas Lagermand Lundme.
2018: Norsk Billedhoggerforening - A photo project initiated by the Norwegian Sculptors society, documenting the renovation of Hekkveien 5.
2016: Contributed in the artist duo Trollkrem (Jennie Hagevik Bringaker and Tor Erik Bøe) solo exhibition at Fotogalleriet, Oslo, NO
2015: EDEN OSLO - En konfirmasjon - A ritual performance by Itonje Søimer Guttormsen, Middelalderparken, Oslo, NO (An investigation of collective possibilities inspired by Lilith –
Adams first wife who found Eden too safe, Adam too rigid and God asleep.)

PUBLICATIONS:
2020: In conjunction with the exhibition New Visions, a volume titled Why Photography? is published by Skira Editore. Edited by Behzad Farazollahi, Bjarne Bare and Christian Tunge, and co-edited by Susanne Østby Sæther. 
2019: 100 Norwegian Photographers, Curated and edited by the artist Ina Otzko.
2017: GR-09022017, SKREID Publishing / Fotogalleriet / Silja Leifsdottir
2016: Sakte Bilder: Samtidsfotografi - Lillehammer Kunstmuseum
2016: Objektiv #13 - The Norwegian journal on contemporary lense-based art
2014: Artist book Condensed Angel 2 - Multipress, NO 2008: Mørkeromsbilder - Bjørka 10 years - Press Publishing

COLLECTIONS
2020: The National Museum, Oslo, NO

2019: NRK/Norwegian national broadcasting
2019: University of Oslo 
2019: KORO - Riksteateret i Nydalen, Oslo, NO
2019: Kneganger included in the online archives of  i-mediatheque and the multimedia archives of Mediatheque of Tbilisi Photography & Multimedia Museum.
2017: Kunst på Arbeidsplassen; NO
2016: Haugar Vestfold Artmuseum, NO
2016: Imago Mundi collection, IT
2014: Sara Christensen´s Collection, NO
2012: The Bibliothèque nationale de France, FR

 

PRESS:
2020: Dagbladet - https://www.dagbladet.no/kultur/ikke-ga-glipp-av-denne/72163114
2020: Subjekt - https://subjekt.no/2020/02/22/storslagen-satsing-pa-fotokunst-utvider-hva-fotografiet-innebaerer/
2018: The CROMARTY - https://www.thechromarty.com/arty/excuse-me-may-i-have-a-word
2018: Kunstkritikk - http://www.kunstkritikk.no/kritikk/her-er-sa-underlig/?d=no
2017: Morgenbladet - https://morgenbladet.no/kultur/2017/01/kunstfix-forever
2017: Thomas og den vanskelige kunsten - NRK TV
https://tv.nrk.no/serie/thomas-og-den-vanskelige-kunsten/sesong/1/episode/4/avspiller
2016: Objektiv - http://www.objektiv.no/realises/2016/12/7/ingrid-eggen
2014: HYPERALLERGIC - https://hyperallergic.com/151900/is-norway-an-artist-book-paradise/
2013: Kunstforum - http://kunstforum.as/2013/02/en-ikke-helt-smertefri-kroppsovelse/