Born 1980 in Kristiansand. Lives and works in Oslo.


EDUCATION
2001 - 2005 National Academy of Fine Arts, Oslo (Prof. Henrik Plenge Jakobsen / Michael O’Donnel)

2000 - 2001 Nordland Art and Filmschool, Kabelvåg


SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016
Cinnamon, Rotterdam
2015
KANT, Copenhagen
Prosjektrom Normaans, Stavanger
Kristiansand Kunstall, Kristiansand
2014
Epiloger: Lars Morell and Rune Elgaard, KANT, Copenhagen
2013
Silent Codes,Choi & Lager, Cologne
Porta’s Description. Palais de Tokyo, Paris 
Fraud Medium, Norske Grafikere, Oslo
2012
Hotel Paris. Galerie Nivet-Garzon, Paris
2010
Balls. Bubbles. Blisters. GAD, Oslo
Short Sad Thoughts, Perla Mode, Zürich 
Dust, Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo
2009
Tom Means Empty in Norwegian, Galleri S.E, Berge
2008 
Catalog of Wonders, Point Éphémère, Paris

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015
Cinnamon, Rotterdam
The Oslo Show, KANT Temporary, Oslo
Sorlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand
2014
Selected Postions, KANT, Copenhagen
El Hotel Eléctrico, MuHKA, Antwerp (Curated by Edwin Carels) (Forthcoming, February)
2013
Caution! Things may appear different than they are, AEG, Nuremberg (Curated by Pamela Auchincloss & Susanne Prinz)
Life Is the Only Way, Bontelabo, Bergen (Curated by Malin Barth & Annine Birkeland)
2012
BYOB, Palais de Tokyo, Paris 
Meeting, Mathiesen Eidsvold Værk, Eidsvold
2011
No Base; Vigelandsmuseet, Oslo
Høstutstillingen - Statens 124. Kunstutstilling, Kunstnernes hus, Oslo
Without Frame, New Rooms, Norsk Luftfartsmuseum, Bodø
Without Frame, New Rooms, Kunst & Kaos, Brønnøysund 
Without Frame, New Rooms, Kunstnerhuset, Sortland 
Without Frame, New Rooms, Nordnorsk Kunstnersenter, Svolvær
Without Frame, New Rooms, Saltdal kunstforening, Rognan 
Without Frame, New Rooms, Alta kunstforening, Alta 
Without Frame, New Rooms, Vadsø kunstforening, Vadsø
2010
Fiction, Fondation d’Entreprise Ricard, Paris 
The Show with No Name, Galerie Jette Rudolph, Berlin 
Without Frame, New Rooms, Galleri Nordnorge, Harstad 
Without Frame, New Rooms, Tromsø kunstforening, Tromsø
2009
One day I will be a star, Maison du Livre, de l’image et du Son, Villeurbanne 
Cut Ups, Centrum för Fotografi, Stockholm 
Copenhagen, Espersen/Schrader, Berlin
Den Gode - Den Onde - Den Grimme, Damir & Birk, Copenhagen
2008
Ghost Work, Librairie du Jeu de Paume, Paris 
Nationalmuseum, Berlin 
Poll of Push and Pull, International Studio & Curatorial Program, New York
Der Autorität, Kunstverein Arnsberg, Arnsberg 
Alone in the Dark, Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo
2007
Art is Not Mute, Ersta Konsthall, Stockholm

Come Into the Open, 0047, Oslo 
Art is Not Mute, ICA-Dunaújváros, Dunaújváros, Hungary
Nothing, R. T. Hansen, Berlin 
2006
Visible/Invisible, Galerie Jan Wentrup, Berlin 

2005
Past/Present/Forever, Buia Gallery, New York

GRANTS AND RESIDENCIES
2012
Grant; The Pollock-Krasner Fundation inc, New York

Grant; International support, OCA (Office for Contemporary Art Norway), Oslo
2011
Studio Residency Paris; La Cité Internationale - The Ingrid Lindbäck Langaard Foundation, Oslo

Grant; BKV 2-årig kunstnerstipend/2-year working grant, Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond, Oslo
2010
Grant; BKV 1-årig kunstnerstipend/1-year working grant, Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond, Oslo
2009
Studio Residency Frankfurt; Deutsche Börse Residency Program, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt

Grant; International support, OCA (Office for Contemporary Art Norway), Oslo
Grant; Prosjektstøtte, Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond, Oslo
Grant; The Ingrid Lindbäck Langaard Foundation, Oslo
2008
Grant; Statens arbeidsstipend for yngre kunstnere - 2 år, Statens Kunstnerstipend, Oslo
2007
Grant; The Arts Council Norway/Norsk Kulturråd, Oslo

Grant; Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfonds Prosjektstøtte, NBK, Oslo
2006
Grant; The Arts Council Norway/Norsk Kulturråd, Oslo

2005
Grant; The Legacy of Forsberg and Aulie, Oslo

Grant; The Legacy of Christian Lorck Schive and his Wife, Oslo

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
2013
Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand

2009
Bergen Kommune, Bergen

2008
Malmö Konstmuseum, Malmö

Statoil, Stavanger
Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand
Kristiansand Kommune, Kristiansand
2007
Color Line AS, Oslo

2006
Montblanc, Hamburg