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: UPCOMING :

2018             Transitions, Konstmuseet i Norr, Sweden

2019             Group residency at Watershed – Center for the Ceramic Arts on Ephemerality in Clay, USA

2019              Residency and exhibition at Rejmyre Art Lab as part of DeTox project, Sweden – collaboration with Karin Blomgren

2019             Group research and residency stay in Japan

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: EDUCATION :

2012-2014     Master of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

2010-2011     Bachelor of Fine Arts, Ceramics, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

2007-2009    Diploma, Forming, Reykjavik School of Visual Arts   

2005-2006    Anthropology, University of Iceland    

2003-2004    Preparatory Art Studies, Akureyri School of Visual Arts     

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: SOLO EXHIBITIONS :

2018      Vestlandsutstillingen 2018, Kunsthall Stavanger – collaboration with Karin Blomgren

2016     Abrasion, Visningsrommet USF – collaboration with Karin Blomgren

2015     Deposit, KRAFT, Bergen – collaboration with Karin Blomgren

2014     riddled with defects and tiny fractures., Galleri Fisk, Bergen

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: SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS :

2018 – European Ceramic Context, Curated, Bornholm Denmark

2018 – Beyond the Object – Contemporary Nordic Ceramic Art, Uppsala, Sweden

2017     Parcours Céramique Carougeois, International Ceramics Biennal, Geneva Switzerland

2016     Experiment – Clay and more, Hafnarborg, Hafnarfjörður

2016     Tendenser, Punkt Ø, Moss – collaboration with Karin Blomgren

2015     Kunstgarasjen, Kunstgarasjen, Bergen

2014     Ung. Lovende, Punkt Ø, Moss

2014     Knock Knock, Billedhoggerhuset, Oslo     

2014     MEAGHEA SKKLL rKGM MAH TNCA, MA Degree Show, Bergen Kunsthall

2013     House Explorations, Kalfarlien 18, Bergen

2013     Topographies of the Obsolete – Vociferious Void. British Ceramics Biennial, Stoke-on-Trent   

2013     Bontelabo. Bontelabo, Bergen

2013     Illuminations, Interventions in an Abandoned Paint Factory, Bergen

2013     Topographies of the Obsolete. Airspace gallery, Stoke-on-Trent

2012     The Site is the Question. Rom 8, Bergen

2011     Project Network, Grimmerhus – The Danish Museum of Ceramic art

2011     Untitled, Apple House, Guldagergaard Ceramic Center

2011     When all is said and done. B.A Graduation exhibition, Premiss, Bergen

2010     Upplifun. Listasalur Mosfellsbæjar

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: PUBLICATIONS :

2015     Topographies of the Obsolete: Site Reflections

2013     Topographies of the Obsolete: Vociferious Void    

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: RESIDENCIES AND RELEVANT WORK :

2018                  Iapsis Residency Program, Stockholm, SWEDEN

2016                  Can Serrat – International Art Residency, Catalunya, Spain. 6 weeks

2012-2013        Topographies of the Obsolete, three residencies in Stoke on Trent, England

2014                  Nordic Studio for Continued Engagement, Rejmyre Art Lab, Residency, Sweden

2012-2016        Owner and founder of Bragginn, Café and Clay Studio, Iceland

2011                  Project Network – Guldagergaard Ceramic Center, Residency, Denmark

2008-2010        Production Assistant, Stúdíó Subba, Ceramic Studio, Reykjavík 

2008                  Workshop with Icelandic Raw Materials, Nýp, Dalasýslu, Iceland

2008                  Workshop, The European Glass Context, Bornholm, Denmark

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: SUPPORT & AWARDS :

2018                  Awarded first prize at the European Ceramic Context 2018

2016                 Etableringsstipend, Bergen Kommune

2016                 Arbeidsstipend for Yngre Nyetablerte Kunstnere – 2 years, Arts Council Norway

2015                 Diversestipend for Nyutdannede Kunstnere, Arts Council Norway       

2014                 Student stipend, Bildende Kunstneres Hjelpefond (BKH)

2013                 Student stipend, Bildende Kunstneres Hjelpefond (BKH)

2008                Support for young women, Women Association of Iceland

 

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: ONGOING PROJECTS :

2014-               Continued collaboration with Karin Blomgren

2012-2017       Part of Topographies of the Obsolete, Artistic Research Project, based in Stoke-on-Trent in England and Bergen, Norway. The project has focused on identifying and extracting the different topographies of the post-industrial ceramic landscape of Stoke on Trent, the next focus will be on the post-industrial landscape of Norway. Details at: http://topographies.khib.no/