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Education

2015-2017 MFA, University of Bergen, Norway
2008-2011 BFA Photography, Bergen National Academy of the Arts, Norway
spring 2010 Korea National University of the Arts, Korea


Exhibitions

Solos
2019 TBA, Oppland Kunstsenter, Lillehammer, Norway
2016 Let the Sky fall, Konstepidemin, Gothenburg, Sweden
2012 Performance Elias Björn, Candyland, Stockholm, Sweden
2010 Male in Structure, Galleri FISK, Bergen, Norway
2005 Galleri Fiber, Gothenburg, Sweden

Selected Groups
2017 I Folkets Navn, w/ Gruppe 11, Galleri BOA, Oslo, Norway
2017 I Folkets Navn, w/ Gruppe 11, Bodø kunstforening, Bodø, Norway
2017 Triage (MFA2 grad show), Bergen kunsthall, Bergen, Norway
2017 THEN ONE THING LED TO ANOTHER, w/ Gruppe 11, Fotogalleriet, Oslo, Norway
2016 Borås International Sculpture Biennale, Borås, Sweden
2016 RIFT, Bergen Kjøtt, Bergen, Norway
2015 Gender Heart, Varbergs konsthall, Varberg, Sweden
2014 Gender Heart, Havremagasinet, Boden, Sweden
2014 Multipelpingis, Galleri Ping Pong, Malmö, Sweden
2014 Ena eller andra sidan / Ene eller anden side, OK Corral, Copenhagen, Denmark
2014 Body Building, Friday Exit, Vienna, Austria
2013 Worlds Collide, Fotogalerie Wien, Vienna, Austria
2013 Never Mine, w/ Gruppe 11, Kurant, Tromsø, Norway
2013 Vårt Gislaved, Gislaveds Konsthall, Gislaved, Sweden
2013 Freakshow, Formalin, Malmö, Sweden
2012 Limited Echoes, Studio 44, Stockholm, Sweden
2012 Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden
2012 Følgene, w/ Gruppe 11, Bergen Kjøtt, Bergen, Norway
2011 Følgene, w/ Gruppe 11, One Night Only UKS, Oslo, Norway
2011 Konst åt alla, Tryckeriet, Malmö, Sweden
2011 Across the Bering Strait and other tall tales, Nottingham, UK
2011 Undertoner, w/ Gruppe 11, WIZARD Gallery, Oslo, Norway
2011 V.art11, Knäppfabriken, Värnamo, Sweden
2011 Fluktforsøk, w/ Gruppe 11, KNIPSU, Bergen, Norway
2010 Interchange, Yanbian University, Yanbian, China
2010 Interchange, Beijing Film Academy, Beijing, China
2010 æøå/åäö w/ Marius Moldvær, Gallery 175, Seoul, Korea
2009 Eksem, Galleri Skostredet, Bergen, Norway


Performance

2017 BANG BANG, Rom8, Bergen
2017 Re:Cut, Bergen kunsthall
2017 It was actually a quite nice experience, Fotogalleriet, Oslo, Norway
2016 Let the Sky fall, Konstepidemin, Gothenburg, Sweden
2016 Planted flower, USF VERFTET, Oktoberdans 2016, Bergen, Norway
2016 Let the Sky fall, Lepramuseum, Bergen, Norway
2016 Where you go I go, Bergen Kjøtt, Bergen, Norway
2014 Man borstar sitt hår, OK Corral, Copenhagen, Denmark
2014 Man borstar sitt hår, Friday Exit, Vienna, Austria
2013 Konstruktion Version B, Barnens Bästa Biennal, Malmö Stadsbibliotek, Sweden
2012 Konstruktion Version A, Studio 44, Stockholm, Sweden
2012 Planted flower, Candyland, Stockholm, Sweden
2012 Man borstar sitt hår, Candyland, Stockholm, Sweden
2012 Du är min enda vän, Candyland, Stockholm, Sweden
2012 Mangrief, Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden
2012 Du är min enda vään, Bergen Kjøtt, Bergen, Norway
2011 Man borstar sitt hår, One Night Only UKS, Oslo, Norway
2011 Man borstar sitt hår, CirkulationsCentralen, Malmö, Sweden
2011 Mangrief, Nottingham, UK
2011 Du är min enda vän, V.art11, Knäppfabriken, Värnamo, Sweden


Publications

2014 Little Finger #8 Dark Lands
2014 New Arrangements (editor)
2013 Suspensions | In Time (editor)
2012 Følgene
2011 Fluktforsøk


Educational Projects & Workshops

2016 Önnestad Folkhögskola, Sweden
2015 Varberg Konsthall, Varberg, Sweden
2015 Önnestad Folkhögskola, Sweden
2014 Havremagasinet, Boden, Sweden
2014 Art educational projects, KBU (Culture for Children and Youth), Malmö, Sweden
2013 Art educational projects, KBU (Culture for Children and Youth), Malmö, Sweden


Commisions & Assignments

2013 Malmö Citysamverkan, Malmö, Sweden
2012 Malmö Citysamverkan, Malmö, Sweden


Curatorial activities

2017 Ultimo Scenario, Haukeland hospital, Bergen, Norway
2016 HOT BLEND, USF Verftet, Oktoberdans 2016, Bergen, Norway
2014 New Arrangements, Gallery Rajatila (FI), WIZARD (NO), CirkulationsCentralen (SE)
2014 The Colour of My Fate, Jens Henricson. CirkulationsCentralen, Malmö, Sweden
2013 Angle of View, Jeanett Goodwin. CirkulationsCentralen, Malmö, Sweden
2013 Suspensions | In Time, CirkulationsCentralen, Malmö and WIZARD, Oslo


Public collections

2011 Folkets Hus och Parker


Grants

2017 Diversestipend for nyutdannede kunstnere
2014 Malmö City Cultural Award
2013 Iaspis International Exchange Grant
2013 Kulturkontakt Nord Mobility Funding
2012 Malmö Culture Council Studio Grant


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