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: EKSPONERT - 170 ÅR MED FOTOGRAFI FRA MØLLERSAMLINGEN - Henie Onstad Art Center, NO

Upcoming: 
2021: Chart Artfair, Copenhagen, DK

2021: galleri Melk, Oslo, NO. (solo show)

SOLO and DUO EXHIBITIONS

Past:
2021: TRUST - f/stop - 9. Festival für Fotografie Leipzig 2021 - curated by Susan Bright and Nina Strand (solo show) - https://f-stop-leipzig.de/de/
2020: Claim Your Superior Bone - Galleri No place, Oslo - A collaborative project with Admir Batlak (solo show)
2020: Sandefjord kunstforening - A collaborative project with Jennie Hagevik Bringaker (duo show)
2020: Knax, Knex, Knoxs, Virvx & Handl - outdoor solo show at Fotografihuset, Sukkerbiten 2020 (solo show)
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, Lillestr�m, NO
2016: Kneganger - Gallery Galleberg, T�nsberg, NO
2015: FORHOST - A collaborative project with Admir Batlak - Galleri 1857, Oslo, NO
2014: Vegg i mellom - Sïogne Gamle Prestegaard, Sogne, NO w/ Stine Wexelsen Goksøyr
2014: terioer - A collaboration w/Admir Batlak - One night Only gallery, Oslo, NO
2014: putte ord i munnen - Rake, Trondheim, NO w/ Stine Wexelsen Goks�yr
2013: Folde t - gallery Holodech - , Oslo, NO
2013: Aa Oyne - Podium, Oslo, NO w/Stine Wexelsen Goks�yr


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Past:
2021: "Light of my life" - Dopsgate 4, Oslo, NO. A group show curated by Noah Hunter Lov Johansen.
2020: Return to Sender - verk fra kunst paa arbeidsplassens samling - Kunstplass contemporary art, Oslo 
2020: New Visions - the Henie Onstad Triennale for Photography and New Media, The Henie Onstad Art Center, NO 
https://hok.no/utstillinger/new-visions
2020: Baerum 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 Soimer 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, Tunsberg, 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 
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, Tjome, NO
2013/14: Folde t (performance) - at Skulpturbiennalen 2013 and Fjosfestivalen, Melhus, NO.
2013: The Annual National exhibition of visual arts - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo.
2013: Gangart - Kunstforeningen Verdens Ende, Tjome, NO
2012: The Annual National exhibition of visual arts - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo.
2012: Lejlighed Horizont presenterer A limited matter, Copenhagen, 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: Morkeromsbilder - 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 Boe) solo exhibition at Fotogalleriet, Oslo, NO
2015: EDEN OSLO - A confirmation - A ritual performance by Itonje Soimer 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 - Why Photography?  published by Skira Editore. Edited by Behzad Farazollahi, Bjarne Bare and Christian Tunge, and co-edited by Susanne Ostby Saether. 
2019: 100 Norwegian Photographers, Curated and edited by the artist Ina Otzko.
2017: GR-09022017, SKREID Publishing / Fotogalleriet / Silja Leifsdottir
2016: Sakte Bilder - Contemporary art photography - Lillehammer Artmuseum
2016: Objektiv #13 - The Norwegian journal on contemporary lense-based art
2014: Artist book Condensed Angel 2 - Multipress, NO
2008: Morkeromsbilder - Bjorka 10 years - Press Publishing

COLLECTIONS:
2021: Equinor
220: Møllersamlingen, NO
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 paa Arbeidsplassen; NO
2016: Haugar Vestfold Artmuseum, NO
2016: Imago Mundi collection, IT
2014: Sara Christensen Collection, NO

 

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/