Resume
Born: Bodø , Norway
Resides: Seattle, WA
EDUCATION

1986 MFA in Painting, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT
1983 BFA in Painting, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD
1976 Nordland School of Arts & Crafts, Narvik, Norway
1975 Jaruplund Folkehøyskole, Jaruplund, Germany

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011 Duane Reed Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2009 Transitions, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, WA
2007 Color, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, WA
2005 Line, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, WA
2005 Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, WA
2003 Paper, Color, Line, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, WA
2002 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, WA
2001 Galleri Bodøgaard, Bodø, Norway
2000 Macrocosm/Microcosm, Fisher Gallery, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA
2000 Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR
1997 Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA
1997 Art Center Gallery, Clatsop Community College, Astoria, OR
1995 Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR
1995 Cunningham Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1994 Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA
1992 Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA
1992 Kunstforening Gallery, Bodø, Norway
1991 Galleri Ingvaldsen, Portland, OR
1991 Ag 47 Gallery, Seattle, WA
1990 King County Arts Commission Gallery, Seattle, WA
1988 Dahl Fine Arts Center, Rapid City, SD

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2010 Mørketidsutstillingen, Galleri Bodøgaard, Bodø, Norway
2010 Segunda Bienal Nacional de Artes Shinzaburo Takeda, Museo de los Pintores Oaxaquenos,
Oaxaca, Mexico
2009 Art Across the Atlantic, US Embassy, Brussels, Belgium
2009 Mentoring, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA 2008 Oaxaca Print Arts Invitational, Galeria Indigo, Oaxaca, Mexico
2008 Glue, Linda Hodges Gallery, Seattle, WA
2006 Imprimo, Gallery 110, Seattle, WA
2005 Ink and Paper, G. Gibson Gallery, Seattle WA
2005 A Common Language, Shenzhen, China
2005 CWU Intersections 2005: Works on Paper, Sarah Spurgeon Gallery,
Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA
2005 North by Northwest, Kala Art Institute, Berkley, CA
2004 Impress – Print Processes, Foster White Gallery, Kirkland, WA
2003 21 Annual National Small Works Exhibition, Schohare County Arts Counsel, Cobleskill, NY
2003 30th Anniversary Exhibition, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle WA
2003 Seige Damer, Dahl Fine Arts Center, Rapid City, SD, South Dakota Art Museum,
Brookings, SD, University of SD Fine Arts Gallery, Vermillion, SD
2003 Seattle/Oaxaca, Instituto de Artes Graficas, Oaxaca, Mexico
2002 Seige Damer, Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, WA
2001 Works on Paper, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, WA
2001 In Bloom, A Celebration of Floral Images, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, WA
2001 Earth and Sky, Bradford Campbell Gallery, San Fransisco, CA
2000 Windows on Diversity: The Edwin T. Pratt Art Exhibition, Seattle Bon Marche, Seattle, WA
2000 Artists Making Prints, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, University of WA, Seattle, WA
2000 Northwest Print Invitational, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, WA
2000 Natural Materials/Manufactured Nature, collaborative installation, First Avenue Window,
Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA
2000 Abstraction from Nature, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA
1999 Small Work, Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR
1999 Alumni Invitational, College of Fine Arts, USD, Vermillion, SD
1999 Diversity: The True Colors of Art, Pratt Gallery at Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
1998 Ten Eyes: Five Artists, Poriginal Gallery, Pori, Finland and Pratt Gallery at Center
on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
1998 25 by 25, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA
1997 Seattle/Portland Black and White, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA
1997 Three Women – Two Rooms, Kunstforening Gallery, Bodø, Norway
1997 20 Years in the Arts: Selected Works by Pratt Alumni, Center on Contemporary Art,
Seattle, WA
1997 Miniatures, Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR
1995 Art of Theater, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
1995 World Vision, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA
1995 Visionaries: Significant Northwest Artists, Present and Future, Bumbershoot, Seattle, WA
1994 The Beauty of Painted Glass. New Directions in the Northwest, Bellevue Art Museum, WA
1994 Retrospective Group Show, Ag 47, Seattle, WA
1994 Paint & Glass: The Expressive Connection, Philabaum Glass Gallery, Tucson, AZ
1993 Pratt Fine Arts Center Instructor’s Exhibition, Foster/White Gallery, Kirkland, WA
1993 Art Works for Aids, Seattle Center, Seattle, WA
1993 Everyday Objects Investigated, Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA
1993 Group Exhibition, Gallery 1004, Port Townsend, WA
1992 The Fine Print, Kirkland Arts Center, Kirkland, WA
1992 12th Annual Print Show, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA
1992 The Passionate Print, Bumbershoot Arts Festival, Seattle, WA
1991 The Scandinavian Influence, Littman Gallery, Portland State University
1991 Introduction Group Show, Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA
1991 New Northwest Prints, Italia, Seattle, WA 1991 Color and Form, Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, WA
1990 45th Juried North Norwegian Fine Arts Exhibition, (1988, 1987, 1985, & 1984)
1990 18th Annual December Exhibition, Bodø, Norway (1989, 1988,1987)
1990 10th Annual Print Show, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA
1990 Organic Abstraction, Bumbershoot Arts Festival, Seattle, WA
1989 43rd Annual Pacific Northwest Juried Art Exhibition, Bellevue Art Museum, WA (also 1988)
PUBLIC COMMISSIONS / COLLECTIONS

2010 US Embassy, Riga, Latvia
2007 Nordland Fylkesykehus (Nordland Regional Hospital), Ceiling of Cancer Ward,
18’x8′, Bodø, Norway/Nordland Fylkesykehus, Lobby, 48″x96″, Bodø Norway
2006 City of Seattle, Office of Hearing Examiner
2005 One Union Square Lobby, Seattle, WA
2004 Everett Events/Coneference Center, Executive Board Room, Everett, WA
1995 Art Bank Collection, US Department of State, Washington DC
1994 Washington State Art in Public Places, Kent School District, Kent, WA
AWARDS / HONORS

2011 Artist Trust Fellowship Award
2009 Ste. Michelle Winery Artist Series Wine Labels
2001 SD Arts councils Artist Collaborative Grant
2000 GAP Grant, Artist Trust, Seattle, WA
1994 Ted & Ruth Nash Scholarship, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA
1989 Visual Art Division Award (category Print), 43rd Annual Pacific Northwest Juried
Art Exhibition, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
1989 Residency Award, Ucross Art Foundation, Ucross, WY
1988 Visual Art Division Award (category Drawing), 42nd Annual Pacific Northwest Juried
Art Exhibition, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA