Born in 1980, Sunndalsøra, Norway.
2007 National College of Art and Design, Dublin, Ireland, MFA, Fine Art, Painting.
2006/07 Taxidermy (private lessons, tutor; George Jamieson), Edinburgh, UK,.
2004 National College of Art and Design, Dublin, Ireland, BA, Fine Art (First Class Honors)
2000-02 Nordiska Konstskolan, Kokkola, Finland.
UPCOMING SOLO EXHIBITIONS
Kunstsenteret Møre og Romsdal, Norway, 8th October - 8th November.
KUNSTBANKEN Hedmark Kunstsenter, Hamar, Norway, TBA.
Agder Kunstsenter, Kristiansand, Norway, TBA.
Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, TBA.
"No one must find out about this", Galleri LNM, Oslo, Norway, 4th - 28th September.
"Remain serious throughout", Buskerud Kunstsenter, Norway, 20th August - 21st September.
"Three days later", West Cork Arts Centre, Ireland, 16th November - 7th January 2014.
"Picnic with death", Akershus Kunstsenter, Norway, 16th August - 22nd September.
"point of no return", Butler Gallery, Kilkenny, Ireland, 9th June – 28th July.
“Om Hundrede Aar Er Alting Glemt”, Haugesund Billedgalleri, Norway, 11th January – 3rd February.
“There came Death”, Tegnerforbundet, Oslo, 30th August – 23th September.
“if you go down to the woods”, Kunstmuseet KUBE, Ålesund, Norway, 9th June – 2nd September, curated by Tove Lande.
“Dead Dog Farm” Galway Arts Centre, 2011, 7th October – 29th November, curated by Maeve Mulrennan.
“Then Comes the Lies”, Molde Kunstforening, Norway, 2011, 15th October – 12st November.
“Remains”, Roscommon Arts Centre, 2011, 10th July- 15th August, selected by Patrick T. Murphy.
“Mobius Circle”, Place Gallery, Gorey, Ireland, curated by Paul Murnaghan.
“Until the End”, Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda,Ireland.
Futures 10, Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, Solo presentation, curated by Patrick T. Murphy.
“Turn of Events”, Cork Contemporary Projects, Ireland, curated by Maeve Mulrennan.
“Four Birds And A Rabbit”, Draiocht Art Centre, Blanchardstown, Dublin.
“Beginning with the End of the Tale”, The Lab, Dublin.
“Om Hundrede Arr Er Allting Glemt”, Monster Truck Gallery.
“Nemo Me Impune Lacessit”, Galleri LNM, Oslo.
“For I Am the First and the Last” Project space at Platform, Dublin Art Fair, RDS, Dublin, curated by Alan Butler.
“Blod på hendene”, Monster Truck Gallery and Studios, Dublin.
Operafestuke, Kristiansund Kunstforening,Norway.
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
"In free circulation", mother's tankstation, Dublin, 23rd April - 31st May.
"The Future Perfect - Oh Brave New World", Rubicon Gallery, Brussels, 19th April - 21st May. Curated by Josephine Kelliher.
"40-40-40", travelling exhibition by Office of Public Work, Dublin. Showing in Madrid, Warsaw, Roma and Dublin.
"Metamorphosis", Gallery PS2, Belfast, October 15th to Novemver 10th curated by Rowan Sexton.
"Plastic Art", Magnhild Opdøl, Barbara Knezevic and Seamus McCormack, RUA RED, August 18th to October 13th, curated by Hilary Murray.
"Dogs", SOMA Contemporary, Ormston House, Limerick City, 3 – 26 May, curated by Rachael Corcoran.
“Working.Drawing”, The Dock, Leitrim, 10th February – 7th April, curated by Alice Lyons and Claire Mc Aree
“Titles”, travelling exhibition , Office of Public Works. Venues:
Parliament Building, Belfast, 6th – 30 th September.
South Dublin Council Library, Tallagh, Dublin, 6th – 26th October.
The Market Place Arts Centre, Armagh, 3rd – 28th November.
Town Hall, Clairmorris, 1st – 30th December.
The exhibition was accompanied with the catalogue “Titles”.
“Rapture”, The Spot, Temple Bar, Dublin, 19 November – 4 December, curated by Rowan Sexton.
“Constellations” Eigse Arts Festival, VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art, Carlow, curated by Emma Lucy O’Brien.
“Because We Walk On Our Hind Feet”, Callan Festival, curated by Bridget O’Gorman.
“Something tells me it's all happening at the zoo” ,curated by Davey Moor, Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin
“St.Patrick’s Festival 2010”, curator Jonathan Carroll.
Royal Hibernian Academy Annual Exhibition, Dublin.
Norsk Skogmuseum, Elverum, Norway.
“Un Certain Detachment”, Grenoble, June, France.
“Town & Country”, Across the Way Gallery, Kinsealy,Dublin.
“The Golden Standard”, Reykjavik, Iceland.
“Un Certain Detachment” , Grenoble,September, France.
Clairemorris Open Exhibition, Clairemorris, Ireland.
Gala Evening, RHA Gallery, Dublin.
“Paper Work”, Pallas Contemporary Projects, Dublin, December.
“Propuesta a Maretta”, Light House, Dublin, December 2009-January 2010
Big Foot, Monster Truck Gallery and Studios, Francis Street, Dublin.
The Red Stables and St. Anne’s park, Dublin.
Dublin Art Fair, Monster Truck Gallery & Studios.
‘40/40’, Stenersenmuseet, Oslo, Norway.
‘Winter Salon’ at Temple Bar Gallery & Studios, Dublin, Un Certain Detachement, Laboratories Boiron, Lyon, France.
The Sycamore Gallery, Dublin.
Monster Truck Gallery and Studios, Dublin.
2007 ‘40/40’ at Stenersenmuseet, Oslo, Norway.
2006 'KunstiJazz' Molde International Jazz Festival, Norway.
2005 'The World Piece', at KIASMA, Helsinki, Finland.
2004 'Identitet', Kunstmuseet KUBE, Ålesund, Norway.
2004 Høstutstillingen, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway.
XL Group, Dublin.
Chapter One Collection, Ross Lewis.
Droichead Arts Centre Collection.
Office of Public Works, OPW, Dublin.
Tor Juul`s collection, Oslo.
2014-2015: Cité Internationale Des Arts, Paris.
2014: Hellebou, Norway.
2014: Agder Kunstsenter Artist in Resident.
2012-2014: Firestation Artists’ Studios, Dublin (upcoming).
2011: The Tony O’Malley Residency, Callan, Kilkenny, Ireland.
2010: Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin.
2009: The International Studio, Temple Bar Gallery and Studios, Dublin
2008: The International Residency, The Red Stables, Dublin City Council.
Norwegian Arts Council, Vederlagsfondet, 2014.
Norwegian Arts Council, Vederlagsfond, Prosjektstøtte, 2014.
Norwegain Arts Council, Vederlagsfondet, Prosjektstøtte, 2013.
Norwegain Arts Council, Vederlagsfondet, 2013.
Norsk Kulturrård, Utstillingsstøtte, 2013.
Møre og Romsdal Kunstnerstipend, 2012.
Norwegian Arts Council, Diversestipend, 2012.
Norsk Kulturråd, Prosjektstøtte, 2012.
Culture Ireland, 2011/2012
Norsk Kulturråd, Utstillingsstøtte, 2011.
Arts Council Bursary Award, Ireland 2011.
Norwagian Arts Council, Christian Lorch Schive og hustrus legat 2009.
Arts Council Bursary Award, Ireland 2009.
Monster Truck Gallery and Studios Award 2008.
Norwegian Arts Council, Vederlagsfondet, 2008.
Norwegian Arts Council, Prosjektstøtte, 2008.
Culture Ireland, 2006
The Arts Council, Ireland, 2006
Nordic Art Foundation, 2005
Sleipnir Travel Grant, 2005