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Solo exhibitions

2018 Asker Kunstforening // Oslo Prosjektrom
2017 Bærum Kunstforening
2016 Rygge art association //Big Draw – Akersus kunstsenter at Oslo Bus terminal // Grimstad art association
2015 House of culture in Bærum // Holmsbustuene
2014 Gallery Arnulf Øverland // CoSo RedRoom, Boston
2013 Gallery Vulkan // Farsund Art association // Rælingen Art association // Institute of Marine Research
2011 Hole Artcenter // Albin Upp // Kunstvisitten Akershus (Akershus Kunstsenter)
2011 Albin Upp // Hole Artcenter // Kviteseid Art association // Akershus Art Center
2010 Gallery Skallum // Eidsfoss Mansions
2009 Museum of Agriculture // Gallery Elenor // Labro Museum
2008 House of culture in Bærum // Gallery Elenor // Gallery Skallum
2007 Gallery Elenor // Hole Artcenter
2006 Studio F3
2005 BA8 Communication

Group exhibitions

2018 Bærum Kunsthall (Bærumsutstillingen)  //  Kunst Rett Vest
2017 Florø Kunstforening  // Asker Kunstforening // Kunst Rett Vest
2016 Evolution 2016 Austin, Texas // Bærum Kunsthall (Boarders & Boundaries) // Vannveier – Gallery Vanntårnet // Gothenburg Botanical Gardens w/artist Group F36 // Sørumfestivalen // Vårslepp // Drawing exhibition Det Gule Huset, Asker
2015 NoSphere, New York //  SørumFestival // Climate festival §112 //  Landart Culture festival, Asker // Asker art association // Gallery Ramfjord (grant exhibition)
2014 CoSo gallery, Boston (Winter Visions)
2013 NoSphere, New York // Gallery Ramfjord // African Time, Albin Upp // Gallery Vulkan // Bærum Art association // Sti for Øyet, (Land art prosjekt w/artistgroup F36), Vestfold // Art associationen Verdens Ende, Tjøme (w F36) //
Norw. drawing association // Lakrismjeltblåvinge (ecological art project w/ F36), UIO Natural History Museum
2012 Gallery Bekkjarvik // CoSo gallery, Boston // Albin Upp // FineArt //
Lost Garden (Hennie Onstad Kunstsenter), m/kunstnergr. F36 //
2011 Østlandsutstillingen // Asker art association // Gallery Ramfjord (juried) // CoSo gallery, Boston // Gallery A // Tegnerforbundet // Østfold art association
Hole Artcenter // House of culture in Asker
2010 Norw. drawing association // Hole Artcenter // Kongsberg Art association
Gallery Skallum // Asker Museum
Studio Gyllenhammar // Norway Day (Fort Mason, San Francisco) // Albin Upp
2009 Arnulf Øverland Gallery (Kristiansund) // Hole Artcenter // Nordstrand and Asker Lions
2008 Arnulf Øverland Gallery (Kristiansund) // Kongsberg Art association
Asker art association // Hole Artcenter // Galleria Art festival, Mosjøen // Gallery Elenor // Nordstrand Lions // Asker Lions
2007 Hole Artcenter // Gallery Elenor // Gallery Watertower

2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 Participation “Kunst rett vest”
(juried open studios/exhibition organized by the West region org.)
Won award 2017  – Plast Rett Vest

Projects:

2018 PlastoZilla, plastic installation commissioned by Kulturetaten Oslo
2017 – 2018 Plastic Revisited: Collecting plastic – turning it into art.  Various installations commissioned by Asker municipality // Giving workshops and lectures about plastic pollution for schools and others.
2016 Sculpture on sidewalk in Asker, commissioned by the municipality
2015 Published book “Hustle and bustle” under water
2014 Teaching NIAAD – Art College, Uganda // Artist Residency Costa Rica
2013 “ArtJam” – festival artist Moteuken i Oslo
2012 Tanzania, workshop w/school // Researchvessel G.O.Sars
2012 Ny Ålesund, Svalbard // art project Tanzania
2011 Villa Faraldi, Italy
2009 San Francisco (Norwegian Instant art)
2008 6 days, 6 canvases, 66 degrees North
2007 30 canvases, 5 days, 1222 m.a.s. Finse 1222

Purchased art in public spaces:

Sørlandet Hospital, Psychiatric dept // Asker Municipality // Hof Municipality //
Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services // Outdoors sculpture Asker Municipality

Member of:

LNM (National association of Norw. painters) // NBK (Association of Norw. visual artists // Tegnerforbundet (Norw drawing association) // ABK, Asker Visual Artists (head of board) // BKiB // BOA (board member 2014-16 )

Education/Background:

2007 – 2010 Student of Norwegian contemporary painters Markus Brendmoe
and Roar Werner Eriksen
2006 – 2008 Institute for creative arts, Bærum (part-time)
2002 – 2006 Student of Norwegian painter Per Morten Karlsen
1982 – 2004 Worked as graphic designer / illustrator
1980 – 1982 Parsons, New York (Bachelor of Fine Arts)
1978 – 1980 Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh

Workshops abroad: Costa Rica 2014 // Can Serrat (Barcelona) 2007 and 2009 //
Academy of arts, Caldas da Rainha (Portugal) 2007