Education and Research
2009/2013 The Interdisciplinary School of Creative Arts in Bærum (DTK), Norway.
1976/1983 Internship at sculptor Arne N. Vigeland's studio at Ekely, Norway. Private tutor, mentor and supervisor.
Periodic work as an assistent with larger projects.
1977/1978 The Art Institute of Kankaanpää. Finland. Sculpture with professor Ossi Somma.
1976/1977 Freehanddrawing. SHKS.(Norwegian National Academy of Crafts and Art Industry)
1975/1976 Bærum Vocational Secondary School, Program "Design, shape, colour."
1975/1976 Study under Arne Nilsen, Ceramic artist/pottery Kirkeristen, Oslo, Norway.
1972/1975 Magne Kvilstad's School of Ceramics, Bærum,Norway.
News and upcoming projects
2018 Royal Society of Britsh Artists Annual Exhibition 2018. Mall Galleries, London, United Kingdom.
2018. Longlisted for the Aesthetica Art Prize. York Art Gallery, York, United Kingdom.
2018 Lørenskog Kunstforening, Norway.
2018 KRAFT. Bergen, Norway
Selected Solo Exhibitions
2017 Kjerne og Skall/Core and Shell. Det Gule Huset, Holmen, Norway.
2016 Asker Kunstforening, Norway.
2015 Vandring/Wandering. Buskerud Kunstsenter, Drammen, Norway.
2012 Exhibition in «Glassmontrene i Sandvika» at Bærum kulturhus, Norway.
1990 Hole Herredshus. Vik, Norway.
1984 Sel kommune, Otta, Norway.
Selected Group Exhibitions
2017/15/14/13/12/10 Novemberutstillingen. The Drammen Museum for Art and Cultural History, Norway.
2017 The Royal Glasgow Institute of The Fine Arts 154th Open Annual Exhibition 2017. Glasgow, Great Britain.
2017 Syklus. Bærum Kunsthall, Fornebu, Norway.
2017 Når Nåtid Møter Fortid. The Drammen Museum for Art and Cultural History, Norway.
2017 What Wood Would. Stories Told in Wood. National Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Trondheim, Norway.
2017 Vendepunkt. Buskerud Kunstsenter, Drammen, Norway.
2017 Stipendutstilling. Buskerud Kunstsenter, Drammen, Norway.
2016/18 I Craft. I Travel Light. Arkhangelsk Regional Fine Arts Museum, Murmansk Regional Art Museum, Northern Norway Art Museum, Sami Center for Contemporary Art, Karasjok.
2016 Kunst rett vest. 10th anniversary exhibition at Dikemark Psychiatric Hospital. Local group exhibition in "Kulturstiftelsen Fengselet." Hønefoss, Norway.
2016 OPPLAND ÅPEN,30th anniversary exhibition. Oppland Kunstsenter, Lillehammer, Norway.
2016 Juryert utstilling. Galleri Hamar Kulturhus, Norway.
2016 Mountain map". Ice-art project with the group "Kald Kunst" outside Lillehammer Art Museum in connection with the Youth Olympic Games.
2015 Åpen Dør. Bærum municipality, Norway.
2015 Kunst rett vest.Open studios and group exhibition in Henie Onstad Art Centre, Norway. 2015 «Lysende is-skog» ice-art project with the group "Kald Kunst". Lillehammer, Norway.
2014 "OPPLAND NÅ". Oppland kunstsenter, Lillehammer, Norway.
2014 "Kust rett vest». Open studios and group exhibition in Fossekleiva kultursenter, Norway.
2014 OSTRALE´14", «Around You». Ehibititon of Contemporary Arts. Dresden, Germany.
2014 " The Juried Exhibition 2014". Galleri Ramfjord, Oslo.
2014 "Pust". Bærum Kunstforening, Norway.
2014 "1814 – to perspektiver". Bærum municipality, Norway.
2013 "Norsk Skulpturbiennale". The Gustav Vigeland Museum,Oslo, Norway.
2013 "Kunst rett vest». Open studios and group exhibition in Arena Vestfossen, Norway.
2012 "1001 natt". Bærum Kunstforening, Norway.
2012 "Kunst rett vest." Open studios and group exhibition in Galleri Trafo, Asker, Norway.
2012 "Store Format". Buskerud Art Centre, Drammen, Norway
2012 Group exhibition. Galleri Gamle Eidsfos, Norway.
2011 "Labyrint". Bærum Kulturhus, Norway.
2011 "Kunst rett vest". Open studios and group exhibition in Sundland, Drammen, Norway.
2011 Gallery in Ice Cathedral. Hunderfossen, Lillehammer, Norway.
2010 «Midtvintersutstilling». Buskerud Kunstsenter, Drammen, Norway.
1987 Nye medlemmer, UKS. Oslo, Norway.
1984 Sommerutstilling. Galleri HH, Lillehammer, Norway.
1982 Opplandsutstillingen. Lillehammer, Norway.
1982 Group exhibition. Nord-Fron Library, Vinstra, Norway.
1981/82/83 «Peer-Gynt -utstillingen». Vinstra, Norway.
1981 «Tverrpolitisk 8.mars». Otta, Norway.
2018/17/14 Travel support abroad, The Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts, NK.
2017 Goverments diverse grant. Arts Council Norway.
2017 Production Grant. Visual Artists Assistance Fund / Bildende Kunstneres Hjelpefond
2015 Governments diverse grant. Arts Council Norway.
2014 Governments exhibition grant. Arts Council Norway.
2014 Work grant, 3 years. The Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts fund , NK.
2015 «This years most significant work», Novemberutstillingen. Drammens Museum.
2014 «The Juried Exhibition 2014", 2nd prize. Galleri Ramfjord, Oslo.
2014 Bærumsutstillingen 2014, "Pust/Breath". 1.prize, Bærum Municipality's Arts Award 2014.
2018 Longlisted work for The Aesthetica Art Prize published in The Aesthetica Art Prize Anthology 2018.
2017 Contributer as a participating artist in the book about the project I Craft, I Travel Light.
2014 Works presented in «The State of Art» - book series, titled «Sculpture and 3D"
2014 Works presented in «The State of Art» - book series, titled «Installation and Site Specific»
2013/2014 Works included in the December/January edition of «Aesthetica, The Art and Culture Magazine»
Purchase and Commission
Persaunet Health and Wellfare Centre. Trondheim, Norway. Bærum municipality art collection. Rådhuset i Sandvika, Norway.
Klones Landbruksskole. Vågå, Norway.
Purchased by Sel Senterparti
NK The Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts.
RBS The Royal Society of Sculptors.
NBF The Association of Norwegian Sculptors.
NBK Association of Norwegian Visual Artists.
BBK Buskerud Artist Association.
BKO Visual Artists in Oppland.
BKiB Visual Artists in Bærum.
BONO Norwegian Visual Artists Copyright Society