13.11.1953 in Oslo, Norway
Head of department and Professor at Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Technology, Art and Design
1991-95 The National Art Academy, Oslo, Norway. Sculpture Department
1987-91 Teacher-college in Art and craft
Selection of Public art:
2015 Sokna village, Buskerud, Roundabout, National road project
2014 Nesodden, School and cultural center.
2013 Nardo school, Trondheim, Primary school and kindergarten.
2007 E18 Highway bridge, Drammen
2006 Borge Primary school, Porsgrunn
2004 Hvam High school, Akershus
2001 The river “Akerselva”, Oslo
2000 Prestheia Primary school, Kristiansand
2000 NTNU (National Technical University), Trondheim
1999 Sjølyst Squar, Oslo
1996 College Buskerud, Hønefoss
2000 Ecos, Ballymena, (Northern Irland)
Selection of Exhibitions:
National2008 Norwegian Skulpturbiennale 2008 Mørkeromsbilder-Bjørka 10-year- 2007 “Sculpture in the North, 2007” travelling exhibition-Septembrium Symposium, -Gallery F15, anniversary exhibition 2003 Hol municipality, 2001 Nes municipal Cultural Center 2000 Gallery Brandstrup, Oslo-Norwegian Pictures, City Hall, Oslo 1999 Museum of contemporary art Norwegian textile artists/Galleri RAM/Norske graphic artists 1997 Glåmdals Agricultural Museum, Elverum 1995 Akershus Artist Centre/Gallery/Henry Hill Art Association-Oslo Art Association and the UKS-Draw League 1994 Gallery F 15, Jeløya- cultural festival, Lysakerelven 1993 young artists ‘ society (UK)- The Henie-Onstad Contemporary Art Centre, Høvikodden 1992 Østfold, Artist Centre, Fredrikstad 1991 East Norway district art exhibition
2010 Outdoor Art &Sculpture Exhibition, Boston Harbor Shipyard, Boston, USA
2010 Nordic Sculpture biennale, Eskilstuna, Sweden
2009 Biennale Kijkduin, Den Haag, the Nederlands
2005 Glasspalais Heerlen, Heerlen, the Nederlands.
2003 Denkmalschmiede Høfgen, Grimma, Leipzig, Germany.
1998 National art committee/Norrköpings Konstmuseum, Sweden
1996 Järva Folkets Park, Stockholm, Sweden.
1997 Poznan, Poland
1994 Poznan, Poland
1993 Jokioinen, Finland
15th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education, Dublin, Ireland, 05-06.09.2013
Title: Exploring the design of mousetraps
The presentation of the mousetrap study introduces in a way the general connections between material and technical constructions and moral consequences of ethical perspectives.
Published several articles in technical- and art magazines. Several interviews in Norwegian and international medias.