The second work in the series The Dump is finished and cut from the loom. Thanks to colleges from NK Oslo who attended the Ceremony.
I’m selected for FI19! (fiberart international 2019). I am participating with the work “Wreckage”. selected by jurors Sonya Clark and Jane Sauer. They reviewed 1441 artworks submitted by 595 artists from over 24 countries and 37 states, choosing 57 pieces representing a group of highly accomplished artworks by 56 artists representing 8 countries and 24
Welcome to the opening of THREAD, Contemporary Textiles, at the Rheged Centre, curated by John Stokes. I am invited to participate in this wonderful exhibition with my work “The Mothership”. Exhibition is on from 2nd of May to 30th of June.
My work is on show at Kunstbanken Hedmark Artcenter in Hamar from 3.th November until 30. December 2018. The show contains 18 works in all, and many of them is exhibited for the first time. The series Surveillance that has given the name to the exhibition contains 10 smaller tapestries that are framed in computer
New Territory has been accepted into World Tapestry Now American Tapestry Biennale 12. From 148 artists who submitted 301 tapestries, the juror, Wlodzimierz Cygan, selected 43 tapestries for the show. I am very happy to be selected for this, and it is my 4th time to be in a ATA biennale. (the 6th, the 8th, the
The Exhibition is opening today in Novi Sad, Serbia. Welcome to all, unfortunately I could not be there. Thanks to UD/Norwegian Craft for funding the transport. The show is on until 31.th of October. My work Mothership is almost 2×3.2 meters big, and was made in 2016. In the middle of the tapestry there are little
This amazing show had incredible 279,441 visitors while at the MAC Birmingham! The third venue for this exhibition curated by Lesley Millar Opens 23rd juni at The Holburne Museum, read more here.
The work Cabooom 3 has will end up in the collections of the National Museum of Art in Oslo!. It has been touring for many years to a Group shows and Solo exhibitions. The Photo was taken in January at Haugesund billedgallery/Haugesund kunstforening. You can see it At Gallery Format in Oslo until 23th april.
It was a crowded opening night at Gallery Format when The exhibition Scene View Navigation opened thursday march 2. Thanks to everyone for making it a very special night to remember! Thanks to Manager director Joakim Borda-Pedreira for sharing some interesting interpretations of the exhibition for the visitors. Andrea Scholze and I where put together by
[fbshare type=”button” width=”100″] The Format Gallery participated the Collect Art Fair for the 10th time. I was very happy to have my work Wreckage on show in the Booth. It was a great opportunity to see lots of objects of great beauty and meet with new and old friends. The Place was packed with people and no
[fbshare type=”button” float=”left” width=”100″] Great opening night at Haugesund Museum of Fine Art/Haugesund Art Association! It was packed with people, more than a hundred showed up on a stormy Friday night. The lighting in the exhibition hall is very good so all the color nuances could be enjoyed. The Art Association in Haugesund is more than a
[fbshare type=”button” width=”100″] It is busy times for The New Territory Tapestry: Taken down from the wall at Blaafargeverket on monday and travelled with me to Sleaford via London on tuesday. (Car, train, plane, train, taxi, taxi train, train, taxi..) Now it is hanging on the wall at The National Centre for Craft & Design, or
Norwegian Textile Artists has initiated a Residency for Artists that work textile-related. I am one of four very lucky artists getting the opportunity to develop new work at the beautiful and spacious studios at Søndre Green farm. I am spending four weeks here sketching, dyeing yarn, testing out ideas, reading about Hannah Ryggen, preparing exhibitions etc. Also grateful for the opportunities for
[fbshare type=”button” width=”100″] I am proud to participate in the exhibition Future Fantasies at Nyfossum at Blaafarveverket this Summer. The grand opening of the season was a lot of fun, and I was a honored giving a tour and talk about my work to The Minister of Culture Linda Hofstad Helleland and the former Minister
[fbshare type=”button” width=”100″] Thursday 31.3-2016 was the opening of my exhibition at Trondhjems kunstforening. I am very proud that it is part of the meta. morf biennial 2016 –-“it is nice to be in orbit!!”. The biennial is arranged by TEKS Trondheim Electronic Art Centre and as the technology of the tapestry is old, the themes
[fbshare type=”button” width=”100″] The commission “Friend” to Sandesundsveien School in Sarpsborg, Norway is finally completed and installed. After more than a year of planning and weaving it was great to see it installed in it’s niche in the Schools main hall. The work is about Friendship and shows two friends parachuting hand in hand. They are