Curriculum Vitae

 

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           EDUCATION 

2010- 12 MA Visual Arts, Department of Ceramics, Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Norway

2002- 06 BA Ceramic and Glass Design, Kuopio Design Academy, Finland

            SOLO EXHIBITIONS            

2018    KRAFT, Bergen, Norway

2017    Half Full, Design Museum, Helsinki, Finland

2016    Putkinotko, Finnish Institute in London

2016    Shadow Strings, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, USA

2014     With the Courage of a Sleep Walker, House of Foundation, Norway

2011     Rome remains Rome, Galleri Seilduken, Oslo, Norway

2006     Kitsin voima, Kellari Galleria, Kuopio, Finland       

            SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016    Poetics of Voids – Containers that Anticipate, Kansas State University Gallery, NCECA

2015    On the Threshold, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, USA

2015    Small Favors X, Kathryn Narrow Resource Room, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia    , USA

2015    Hello Goodbye, Harrison Gallery, Philadelphia, USA

2015    Eroticlay, Bonovitz space, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, USA

2014     O – Round things are boring, Design Forum Showroom, Helsinki, Finland

2014    Halv Ton, Galleri R2, Svaneke, Denmark

2014    Ceramics and Space, Design Museum, Helsinki, Finland

2014    New Talent, European Ceramic Context, Grønbechs Gaard,  Bornholm, Denmark

2014    Undring, Akershus Kunstsenter/Kunstvisitten, Lillestrøm, Norway

2013    NKs Årsutstilling, National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo

2013    Art of Collecting, Tallinn Applied Art Triennale Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design

2013    Borders of Fields, Kampen visningsrom, Oslo, Norway

2013    Destroy All Nouns, Hå Gamle Prestegård, Nærbø, Norway        

2013    Knock knock, Skulpturarena Øst, The Association of Norwegian Sculptors, Oslo

2013    Destroy All Nouns, MFA degree show, Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Norway

2011    13bySeven, Novas Contemporary Urban Centre, Liverpool, UK

2010    13bySeven, Islington Mill, Manchester, UK

2010    Céramique – la nouvelle génération, L´atelier d´ateliers d´art de France, WorldCraftCouncil

2010    9 suomalaista keraamikkoa, Finland´s St. Petersburg Institute, Russia

2010    Project Network, Grimmerhus Museum of International Ceramic Art, Denmark

2010    Project Network, Applehouse Gallery, Guldagergaard, Denmark

2010    Aaltopituuksia, Myymälä2, Helsinki, Finland

            ART IN PUBLIC SPACE & SITE-SPECIFIC PROJECTS

2016      When the Pike Sang, the Birds Were Still, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

2016     Deadweight, American Swedish Historical Museum, Philadelphia, USA

2013    Between waves, Atmodas iela, Aizpute, Latvia            

            COLLECTIONS

2016    American Swedish Historical Museum, Philadelphia, USA

2014    KODE Bergen Art Museum, Norway

2014    Bright Park Bornholm, Denmark

2011    Guldergaard International Ceramic Research Center, Denmark

            Private Collections

            RESIDENCIES

2016    Finnish Institute in London & Victoria and Albert Museum, London, United Kingdom

2014 - 16 The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, USA

2014    Interdiciplinary residency and workshop center SERDE, Aizpute, Latvia

2014    European Ceramic Context: AIR Bright Park, Bornholm, Denmark    

2013    Interdiciplinary residency and workshop center SERDE, Aizpute, Latvia

2010    Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center, Denmark

            CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2016    Undercurrents – Contemporary Nordic Ceramics exhibition, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia

2012-14 Founding member/curator, Kampen Visningsrom, artist-run gallery space in Oslo, Norway     

            LECTURES

2016    Artist Lecture, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, USA

2016    Artist Lecture, Tyler School of Arts, Temple University, Philadelphia, USA

2015    Artist Lecture, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, USA

2014    Artist Lecture, European Ceramics Context, Bornholm, Denmark 

2013    Artist Lecture, Interdiciplinary Art Group SERDE, Latvia 

2010    Artist Lecture, Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center, Denmark

            STIPENDS / AWARDS

2014    Three year working grant for emerging artists, Arts Council Norway

2014    Exhibition -grant for emerging artists, Arts Council Norway

2014    Shipping-stipend, UD/Stikk, Foreign Ministry of Norway

2014    Travel stipend, The Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts    

2013    Mobility funding, Kulturkontakt Nord

2013    Artist-in-residency grant, Arts Promotion Center Finland

2012    MA Student award, The Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts

2012    Fondet for Kunst og Design studenter, Oslo National Academy of the Arts        

            PUBLICATIONS & ARTICLES

2016    Sarah Archer: Primordial Architecture, for the exhibition ´Shadow Strings´

2014    Christer Dynna: Sleep Work, With the Courage of a Sleep Walker-exhibition catalogue

2014    Joakim Borda Pedreira: Materiality Matters, ECC2014 Conference 

2014    European Ceramic Context catalogue, Bornholm Art Museum

2014    Ceramics and Space exhibition catalogue, Designmuseum, Helsinki

2013    The Art of Collecting, NGO Tallinn Applied Art Triennial Society