B. Teheran, Iran 1978.

Resident in Oslo.

 

Future exhibitions :

Oct 2016    Artist / Kalmar Kunstmusum, Group exhibition / Kalmar

Jan 2017  Artist / Fotografisk Center / Copenhagen

Apr 2017 Artist / The Finish Museum of Photography / Helsinki

Oct 2017    Curator / Dislocating Surfaces at Centro de la Imagen / Mexico City

May 2018   Artist / Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum / Curated by Tone Lyngstad Nyaas / Tønsberg

Education:

2000-2001 F.A.M.U / Faculty of art and music Prague / F.A.M.U
2001-2003 OFKS / Oslo Fotokunstskole / OFKS

Solo Exhibitions:

Nov 2014 NoPlace, Oslo / I LIKE IT WHEN IT´S MOVING
Sep 2013 Residue / REA gallery / Buenos Aires 
Apr 2013  Residue / Breadfield Galleri / Malmø
Sep 2010 American Rhapsody / Porsgrunn Kunstforening
Okt 2008  Satori / Galleri A / Oslo
Aug 2006 Everydaylife Strangeness / Galleri Galluzin / Oslo

Group Exhibitions:

May 2016 MELK at Kunstnernes Hus / Group Exhibition / Curator
May 2016 Sakte Bilder / Group Exhibition at Lillehammer Kunstmuseum /Artist
Jan 2016  Resurrection /  Kristiansand Kunsthall / Group Exhibition / Artist
Apr 2011 Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum, Tønsberg.
Mai 2010 Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum, Tønsberg.
Aug 2009 Opening of MELK, Oslo.
Sep 2008 Galleri A, Oslo.
Okt 2008 Scope London
Okt 2006 London Pride gallery
Sep 2006 The Autumn Saloon Exhibition, Oslo.
Sep 2005 The Autumn Saloon Exhibition, Oslo.

Grants:

2016 Exhibition grant / Arts counsil Norway / Kulturrådet
2015 Three year work grant/ Art Council Norway /Kulturrådet
2013 Exhibition grant / Art Counsil Norway / Kulturrådet
2012 Miscellaneous grant / Vederlagsfondet
2010 Exhibition grant / Norwegian Photographic Fund
2010 Miscellaneous / Art Counsil Norway / Kulturrådet
2008 Miscellaneous / Art Counsil Norway / Kulturrådet
2008 Exhibition grant / Art Counsil Norway / Kulturrådet

Other:

2011 Jury leader / Spring exhibition / FFF.
2011 Editorial advisor for the art magazine Billedkunst
2011 Jury member /Spring exhibition /FFF.
2011 Member of the fine art photographers association / FFF.
2009 Started MELK gallery
2006-08 Lecturer Oslo Fotokunstskole
2002-05 Machinist at the Cinemateque ( Filmens hus, Oslo )

Collections:

Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum, Tønsberg.
The Guardian, London.

Prizes: 

2006 – The Guardian Photoprize /England
( First prize in the category of documentary )
2006 – The Fall Saloon exhibition / House of the artists / Oslo
( The facade of Oslo S.)

Curatorial work for MELK:

2016

Ole Martin Lund Bø / Ping Pong Belong

2015

Nicholas Gottlund / Living
Refocus / Symposium at Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium
Kaja Leon / Another World

2014

Thora Dolven Balke / Attachments
Marthe Elise Stamrud / Sponge Relief
Kaja Leon / Wasteland at Kontorprojects Copenhagen
Lina Scheynius / Exhibition 2

2013

Linn Pedrsen / Sedimantality
Mårten Lange / Another Language
Stian Åndalsvik og Lutz Rainer Müller/ Silk & Sour
Johan Rosenmunthe / Silent Counts

2012

Emil Salto / Untitled Drama
Espen Dietrichson / Preprations for an endless repetition
Linda Hofvander / Tangible Truths
Espen Gleditch / Parallax

2011

Linn Pedersen / The trouble with Matter
Verena Winkelmann / Photography as a serial act
VU Agency/ Arja Hyytainen / Notes
Akershus kunstsenter – Milkshake#2 / Gruppeutstilling
David Schoerner / May All youre dreams come true

2010

Ingvild Langård / Half- sick of shadows
Ola Rindal/ Night Visions
Fotogalleriet / Milkshake #1/- Mårten Lange, Johan Bergstrøm, Signe vad
Sveinn Finnar Johannsson / From a point to another
Mathias F. Josefsson / The matter of going somewhere
Tony Kristensson / Rummet
Katinka Goldberg / Still movement
Geir Moseid / Plucked
Marius Ektvedt / National Park

2009

Morten Andnæs / Mutual exclusion