Norwegian visual artist based in Oslo, Norway / Tokyo, Japan

I am strongly rooted in the material dimension; I produce work to quench a thirst. I want to channel the feeling of covering a rough surface with a smooth, shiny coating, or moisturizing dry cracked skin with a thick, greasy cream.



Tokyo University of the Arts: Global Art Practice, MFA


Oslo National Academy of Art: BFA in medium- and material-based art, department of Art and Craft


Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, department of Design


KIB - Kunstskolen i Bergen (Bergen Art School)


Selected Exhibitions

2018: MFA Thesis Exhibition, Global Art Practice. Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo, Japan. 

2017: NORA X HAISHAKKEI 10th Anniversary Exhibition. NORA Salon, Aoyama, Tokyo, Japan. Group exhibition.

2016: I settle in the room and the room settles in me. Haishakkei Artist Residency (1 month stay). Toride, Ibaraki, Japan. Two-person exhibition at the end of the stay.

2016: Complex Topography: Movement and Change. Setouchi Triennale 2016, Ritsurin Garden, Takamatsu, Japan. Group exhibition.

2016: Portrett og noe som minner om landskap. Galleri Hellviktangen, Akershus, Norway.  Two-person exhibition.

2015: BFA Thesis Exhibition, department of Art and Craft, Oslo National Academy of Arts (KHiO), Oslo, Norway. Group Exhibition.

2013: They keep ripping apart but I think they like being together. Galleri Seilduken, Oslo, Norway. Three-person exhibition.


Awarded the Ataka Prize (May 2016), and the Salon de Printemps award (January 2018) at Tokyo University of the Arts.