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Born 29. November 1969,
Kalvedalsveien 51 B
5022 Bergen, Norway
Cell: +47 90895194

2001- Photographer, Bergens Tidende
2000 Picture Editor, Bergens Tidende
1998/00 Documentary and Photojournalism Program at International Center of Photography.
1995/98 Photographer, Bergens Tidende
1994/95 Freelancer
1988/94 Photographer, Bergens Avisen

Solo Exhibitions
2005/06 National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC, USA
2005 The Anchorage Museum of History and Art, Anchorage, Alaska
2004 Union Station, Washington DC, USA
2004 M.K. Ciurlion National Museum of Art, Kaunas, Litauen.
2004 Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, USA
2004 Spirit Room Gallery, Fargo, USA
2004 Galleri.s.e, Bergen, Norway,
2004 Scandinavia House, New York City, USA
2003 Taube Museum of Art, Minot, North Dakota, USA
2002 De Samiske Samlinger, Norway
2002 Nordkapp Museet, Norway

Touring Exhibition by North Dakota Art Association 2006-2007
North Lights Gallery, Mayville January 19 - Feb 19
Bismarck Art and Gallery Association, Bismarck February 22 - March 22
Lake Region Heritage Center, Devils Lake April 1- May 30
Custer County Art Center, Miles City October 15 - November 15
Copper Village, Anaconda December 1 - January 1

Hockaday Museum, Helena January 15 - March 15

Liberty Village, Chester April 1 - May 1

Group Exhibitions
2007 FINNMART. Galleri Oslo Rådhus, Norway
2007 The Natural World Museum, WED 2007, Oslo, Belgia og USA
2006 Carnegie Institution, Washongton D.C. USA
2006 United Nations, New York City, USA
2005 Epal, Iceland
2005 Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norway
2004 United Nations, New York City
2004 Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Japan
2004 Slideshow at Gallery Loch Camelota, Krakow
2004 Vestlandske Kunstindustrimuseum, Bergen, Norway
2003 Hordamuseet, Bergen, Bergen, Norway
2003 Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Japan
2002 International Center of Photography, New York City
2002 Ariel Meyerowitz Gallery, New York City
1999 International Center of Photography, Midtown Gallery, New York City
1999 International Center of Photography Uptown Gallery, New York City
1995 Nordkapp Museet, Honningsvåg, Norway
1995 Featured artist at the Nordkapp Museum Festival (with Ingunn Utsi). Miniature and prints.

2006 Kinzelman Art Consulting, Texas, USA, 2 Works
2004 M.K. Ciurlion National Museum of Art, Kaunas, Litauen
2002/03 Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Japan 11 works
2002 Sami National Assembly (Sami Museum of Art) 5 works
1995 Museum at Nordkapp 2 works

2007 Sami Parlament
2007 Sami Council
2006 Sami Parlament
2005 The Scandinavia-Japan Sasakawafoundation
2005 Sami Council
2004 Sami Parlament

Awards – Norwegian Pictures Association, Picture of the Year
1992 ” Sami Inga 70 years (reindeer herder)” From Northern Norway.
1993 “War at Their Heels” Refugees at the border between Pakistan and Afghanistan.
1994 ”Goat With a Spliced Leg, and Owner” From Pakistan.
1995 ”Injured Mostar” From the war in Bosnia.
1996 ”Making the Impossible Possible” Men’s gymnastics at the Olympic Games in Atlanta.
1998 ”Lots of Weapons – Little Food” From the famine in Southern Sudan.
2002 ”Went Broke, Applied for Aylum” From a series on asylum seekers in Norway
2004 ” Portrait of Doddo Eduardo Andersen.

Member of SDS (Sami Artists Union)


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