CURRICULUM VITAE

Education

MFA Medium- and Material-Based Art, Oslo National Academy of Art, Oslo, Norway, 2019.

B.A. Studio Art, Reed College, Portland, Oregon, USA, 2008.

Recent Exhibitions

2019

SOG(AI). Group Exhibition, Tveten gård, Oslo, Norway.

Grafika Creativa: Jyväskylä International Print Triennial, Taidemuseo, Jyväskylä, Finland.

A Better Past is Still Possible. Group exhibition, Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Oslo, Norway. Curator: Joerg Franzbecker.

Print Matters. Group Exhibition, Grafiska Sällskapet, Stockholm Sweden and Ålgården, Borås Sweden.

Paper in Particular. Juried Exhibition, Sidney Larsen Gallery, Missouri, USA. Juror: Eric Lutz.

A Lick and a Promise. Group Exhibition, Kunstplass Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway.

2018           

Tynset Høstutstilling. Duo Exhibition, w/ Einar Sigstad, Galleri Elgen, Tynset, Norway.

Grafikk og Tegning. Group Exhibition, Galleri Seilduken 2, Oslo.

Open Call vol.04. Group Exhibition, Galleri Seilduken, Oslo.

Frekvens vol.2: Aftermath. Group Exhibition, Wald, Porsgrunn, Norway.

Frekvens vol.2. Group Exhibition, Galleri Norske Grafikere, Oslo.

Original Copy. Group Exhibition, Galleri Seilduken, Oslo.

New Publications. Group Exhibition, Reception Gallery at KHiO, Oslo.

Sitt Heller på en Stein enn på en Pute. Group Exhibition, White Box/Galleri Seilduken, Oslo.

Leftovers VIII. Group Exhibition; Applestick Contemporary Art, Balnarring, Australia; Atelier 6000, Bend, Oregon, USA; MING, Boise, Idaho, USA.

MISS READ Art Book Festival, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany. Bergen Art Book Fair, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway.

2017           

Paper in Particular. Juried Exhibition, Sidney Larsen Gallery, Columbia, Missouri, USA. Juror: Ben Cameron.

Watershed III. Group Exhibition, Truckee Meadow Gallery, Reno, Nevada, USA.

Annual Student Juried Exhibition. Juried Exhibition, BSU Visual Arts Center, Boise, Idaho, USA. Juror: Blake Shell.

2016           

Selected Workings. Juried Exhibition, Surel’s Place, Garden City, Idaho, USA. Juror: Karl LeClair.

Watershed II. Group Exhibition, Readymade Gallery, Logan, Utah, USA.

Exchange. Group Exhibition, Idaho State University, Pocatello, Idaho.

6x6. Juried Exhibition, ArtSource Gallery, Boise, Idaho. Juror: Zella Beardley.

Watershed. Group Exhibition,  Rocky Mountain Print Alliance Symposium, Boise.

Insight. Juried Exhibition,Visual Arts Center, Boise, Idaho. Juror: Jason Manley.

2015          

Current Works. Group Exhibition, FAB Gallery, Boise, Idaho.

Grants and Awards

2019               Diversestipend for nyutdannede kunstnere, Kulturrådet (Arts Council Norway).

2017   Art Department Award. Annual Student Juried Exhibition. Boise State Visual Arts Center. Boise, Idaho.

2016     Juror’s award. Insight. Boise State Visual Arts Center. Boise, Idaho.

Public Collections

Boise City Department of Arts and History - Boise Visual Chronicle 

Boise State University Special Collections 

Reed College Special Collections

Professional Experience

2010 – Present   Wildland Firefighter, Federal service: USDA Forest Service and DOI Bureau of Land Management, various locations, USA.

2015 – 2017    Graduate Teaching Assistant, Boise State University                   

2016 – 2017        Gallery Assistant and Preparator, Visual Arts Center, Boise, Idaho, USA.

2012  Instructor, Relief Printmaking, Zion Canyon Arts and Humanities Council, Springdale, UT.

2007 – 2008     Photography Darkroom Technician, Reed College Art Department, Portland, Oregon.

AWARDS

2017  Art Department Award, 2017 Annual Juried Exhibition. BSU Visual Arts Center. Boise, Idaho. Juror: Blake Shell.

2016 Juror’s award, Insight. BSU Visual Arts Center. Boise, Idaho. Juror: J. Manley.

PUBILC COLLECTIONS

City of Boise Portable Works Collection

City of Boise Visual Chronicle Collection

Boise State University Special Collections

Reed College Special Collections

RESIDENCIES

2018   

Helium AiR, Hydrogenfabrikken, Fredrikstad, Norway

KHiO project residency at Charles Nypels Lab, Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, Netherlands.

2017   

Scuola Internazionale di Grafica Venezia, Venice, Italy.

Press

Arntsen, Thomas H. “Kunstneren bruker skogbranner i USA i sitt uttrykk.” Fredrikstad Blad. August 16, 2018.

Studio Visit Magazine, Issue 37, Summer 2017.       

Not Dead Yet: The Sexuality of Growths/Absences I-IV, by Europa Babbini for "Real and Fictive in Contemporary Art," a conference at Reed College. December 18, 2008. 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Unge Kunstneres Samfund (Norwegian Young Artists’ Society)

Norske Billedkunstnere (Norwegian Visual Artists’ Association)

Southern Graphics Council International

International Association of Hand Papermakers and Paper Artists

Treasure Valley Artists’ Alliance