EDUCATION
2014-2015                    Master`s degree in Contemporary Art, Tromsø Academy of Contemporary Art (NO) 
2014-2015                    Nordic Sound Art, KUNO Joint Study programme (NO, SE, DK, FI) 
2014-2015                    Med joik som utgangspunkt, HINT - 15 Study points (NO)
2012-2013                    Social Anthropology at the University of Bergen - 65 Study Points (NO)
2009 -2012                 Bachelor`s degree in Fine Arts, Ceramic, Bergen National Academy of the Arts (NO)
2011 (autumn)              Semester exchange, Sculpture dep. Academy of Fine Arts//KUVA, Helsinki (FI)
2007-2009                  Preparatory Ed., Dep. of Art, Nordland kunst- og filmfagskole, Kabelvåg (NO)  
EXTRA COURSES
Kuratorpraksis + Kunst i offentlig rom 2020, KORO (NO) 2020-ongoing
Manga course, KUDAN-institute of Japanese language and culture, Tokyo (JP) 3 months Okt-Des 2018

ARTIST BOARDS AND ART GROUPS
Nord-Norske Bildende Kunstnere (NNBK), Boardmember and Acountant 2020/2022-ongoing
Open Out Team, https://openoutfestival.com/team/ Open Out Festival‘s Curator group 2018-ongoing
Nord Norske Bildende Kunstnere (NNBK), Vice-leader 2018/2020
Tromsø Open, Board member, 2018
Tromsø Tegneklubb (collaborative artist group), 2016-2017
Queer Ecologies Network (interdisciplinary group), 2015-2018
Wind Ensemble (collaborative artist group), 2011-2014

CURATOR AND ART CONSULTANT WORK
Fergevegen omsorgsbolig Tromsø Kommune / Art Consultant, 2020-ongoing
Leave No Trace – Open Out Festival / Curator and Location Manager in Tromsø 2020 -ongoing
Helsehuset – Tromsø Kommune / Art Consultant, 2019/2020-ongoing
Den kulturelle Skolesekken – Troms og Finnmark Fylke / Visuall Art Consultant 2019/2021-ongoing
Junior Art Consultant – ­Tromsø Kommune, 2019
Look North at Festspillene i Nord-Norge - Produced by NNBK / Project Manager, 2019
The Only Constant Thing Is Change - Open Out Festival 07.09 -14.09, Tromsø / Curator and Location Manager, 2019
Open Out Festival 4.06-10.06, Tromsø / Co-founder, Curator and Location Manager, 2018

STIPENDS AND SUPPORT
2020 Bildende Kunstneres Vederlagsfond / BKV100 - 1 Year Artist Stipend 
2020 Kulturrådet, BarentsKult, KORO, Tromsø Kommune and Troms and Finnmark Fylkeskommune / Funding contributors to Leave No Trace - Open Out Festival 5.-12. Sept.
2019 Kulturrådet, Barentskult, KORO, Sparebank 1 Nordnorge, Tromsø Kommune and Troms Fylkeskommune / Funding contributors to The Only Constant Thing Is Change - Open Out Festival Tromsø 7-14. Sept 
2019 Nordic Baltic Mobility programme / Curatorhonorar, Residency Managing at Kysten Troms Fylkeskultursenter
2018 Sveriges Konstföreningar / Utställningsersättning for exhibition Mark My Words, Not Quite, Dals Långed(SE)
2018 Nordic Culture Point / Mobilitetstøtte to participate in exhibition Mark my words, Not Quite, Dals Långed (SE)
2018 Nordnorsk Kunstsenter / Mentorordningen for yngre kunstnere 2018 ink. Reisestøtte (mentor Åsa Sonjasdottir)
2018 Nordnorsk Kunstsenter / Prosjektsstøtte til kunstverket „Seagull Signals“
2018 Barentskult, Frifond, Fritt Ord, Tromsø Kommune and Tvibit / Funding contributors to Open Out Festival Tromsø 04.-10. June
2017 Sparebankstiftelsen Sparebank 1 Nord-Norge/ Talentstipend to 3 months Mangacourse at KUDAN, Tokyo, JP
2017 Tvibit/ Tvibitstigen for making Open Out Festival in Tromsø 04/06 – 10/06 2018
2015 UiT/ Travel Grant for „Med joik som utgangspunkt“ studies at HINT
2014 KUNO/ Scholarship for traveling and stay during Nordic Sound Art programme
2012 Kulturrådet/ Diversestipend for nyutdannede kunstnere

SOLO EXHIBITIONS 
2022 (upcoming) Drive in for Lydkunst Galleriet, Movable sound gallery - Halden(NO)
2021 (upcoming) Untitled, Galleri 2, Stamsund (NO)
2020 (upcoming) Seagull Signals, Mondo Books, Tromsø Kunstforening (NO)
2020 Salt in wounds, Failure, Understanding, Care (& Kunst)  https://thearcticagency.com/ (NO)
2019 Looming Abyss, Gallery Parthenon, Tromsø (NO)
2015 To dare to be a corvidae, Small Projects, Tromsø (November) (NO)  
2015 Joyous Elixir of Art, Beates Black Box, Tromsø (NO)
2012 Bokboden blir klesbod, Bokboden galleri, Bergen (NO)

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS AND FILM SCREENINGS
2020 (upcoming- corona postponed) Performance (collaboration with Ingeborg Blom Anderskog and Sebastian Acosta in Malmø (SE)
2020 (upcoming- corona postponed) Untitled Exhibition, Other, Copenhagen (DK)
2020 (upcoming) Hiding in plain sight, duo-exhibition with Maija Lisa Bjørklund, Cabins situated around Troms (NO)
2019 Look North, Festspillene i Nord-Norge, Harstad (NO)
2019 Generalforsamling, Nordnorsk Kunstnersenter, Svolvær (NO)
2019 Queer North, RT collective Filmprogram, Ontario (CA) / Strangers in the night (collab with Calder Harben) (CA) - Film Screening
2018 Listening Lounge, Lofoten Sound Art Symposium (NO)
2018 Tromsø Open, Skippergata 1c, Tromsø (NO)
2018 Mark my words, Not Quite, Dals Långed (SE)
2017 Tromsø Tegneklubb, Galleri Snerk, Tromsø (NO)
2016 Dei Viltlevande Marine Ressursane Ligg Til Felleskapet, Kurant (NO)  
2016 Small Projects booth (book publications), Stockholm Supermarket Independent Art Fair (SE)
2015 MA degree show, Tromsø Kunstforening (NO)
2015 Seal awe, Nordic Sound Art group-exhibition, HIAP Gallery Augusta, Helsinki  (FI)
2015 8.mars, Beates Black Box, Tromsø (NO)
2015 In Your Pocket: After Midnight, Inside Out Filmfestival / Strangers in the Night (collab Calder Harben) (CA) - Film Screening
2014 Ferskt Kjøtt, Kurant, Tromsø (NO)
2013 Prøverommet, as part of artist group “Wind Ensemble” Landmark, Bergen (NO)
2012 Jónsvika, Kaldbak, Husavik (IS)
2012 Avdeling konteiner, Festplassen, Bergen (NO)
2011 Taidetori/art agora, inside Occupy Helsinki Camp next to Finnish Parliament, Helsinki (FI)
2011 Draper Dean, Kaikugalleri, Helsinki, (FI)
2011 Habitat, Salon Gallery, Warsaw, (PO)
2011 The great fisk show! Galleri fisk, Bergen (NO)
2008 Grimstad Kortfilmfestival / Ilsas anaomitime (collab Toni Nordli, Andres Moss) (NO) - Film Screening
2008 Fredrikstad Animasjon Festival / Ilsas anaomitime (collab Toni Nordli, Andres Moss) (NO) - Film Screening
2008 Forfilm, Tromsø Filmklubb / Ilsas anaomitime (collab Toni Nordli, Andres Moss) (NO) - Film Screening
2008 Amandus Filmfestival / Flyktsoda (collab Emma F. Skåret) (NO) - Film Screening

SELECTED RESIDENCIES
2016 and 2015 Summer seminar - Queer Ecologies, “Røst AiR”, Skomvær Fyrstasjon (NO)
2012 “Jónsvika - Art residency and festival”, Kaldbakur, Húsavík (IS)
2011“Down on the Farm”, Site specific project, Pure Art Project 2010-2011, Dluzew (PO)
2003 “UMOJA - The Cultural Flying Carpet“, Maputo, (MZ)

SELECTED PUBLICATION WORK
2020 (upcoming) Dream Academy, Publication by Kurant / Translation work, form Norwegian to English
2019 and 2017 NORK #2 #3 and #4 / Illustrations, Released in Tromsø (NO)
2018 Dei Viltlevande Marine Ressursane Ligg Til Felleskapet / Text and Photo, Release at Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo (NO)
2017 Kjøtt Fanzine / Illustrations, Tromsø Tegneklubb collab, release at Galleri Snerk, Tromsø (NO)
2015 Nordic Sound Art cassette and catalogue, release in Helsinki (FI) 

ONGOING GALLERY AND ART TEACHING WORK (ask for full CV for more detail)
Tromsø Kunstforening, / Exhibition tours, deskwork and rigging, August 2014-ongoing
Alien Planet - Den Kulturelle Skolesekken, Troms Fylkeskommune / Art Teacher Schoolyear 2020/2021-ongoing
Alien Planet - Den Kulturelle Skolesekken, Tromsø Kommune / Art Teacher, Schoolyear 2020/2021-ongoing
Keramikk 12-16 år - Kulturskolen, Tromsø Kommune / Culture School teacher 2017, 2018, 2019,2020-ongoing
Keramikk 09-12 år - Kulturskolen, Tromsø Kommune / Culture School teacher 2018, 2019, 2020-ongoing
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