RESUMÉ

© Helen Eriksen

EDUCATION

2004-2007- Oslo School of Architecture , PhD project - RECYCLING PUBLIC SPACE

2001-2002 – The Master Studio at National Academy of Art , Oslo

1994-1999 – National Academy of Art , Oslo

1992-1994 – Art School in Stavanger, Norway

1986-1990 – Bachelor of Arts, Hons , University of East Anglia , Norwich , UK

 

IN PROGRESS

Re–loved

Mapping the life of second hand goods through sales and auctions. www.re-loved.no

 

EXHIBITIONS/DEBATE/PAPERS

2016

Østlandsutstilling, Kiel, Germany – with Germain Ngoma

2015

Devlopment and design of a Toolbox for developing extended artist practices in Norwegian Schools - with Ebba Moi og Stefan Schröder.

Østlandsutstilling, BOA Oslo – with Germain Ngoma

The Worst Artshow Ever – Øvre Fossum Gård – with Germain Ngoma

Closed art competition for Levanger Middle School - with Ebba Moi and Stefan Schröder

2014

Closed competition entrance for Memorial Place of 22 July 2011 – Trondheim Municipality

The National Art Academy in Oslo, Open Forum – Tenthaus Oslo as Artist Educators in the Oslo School – with Ebba Moi and Stefan Schröder

Transit, Tenthaus Oslo - with Germain Ngoma

2013

Bring Back My Bonnie in A Cool Wind Blows, NOoSpace, New York

The school is a factory: presentation at Henie Onstad Art Centre with Ebba Moi og Stefan Schröder

2012

I want to tell you of great things at Sculpture Arena East, Oslo with Ebba Moi og Stefan Schröder

MONDO Tromsø –Planka Trøms - curator - Marie Nordby

2011

Dissent / Descent in Packed ! Tenthaus Oslo

Hersleb - relational art project with Hersleb school

Fuck We forgot Tøien: Panel Participant, Culture Night Oslo at the Norwegian Sculptors Assosiation.

Critical Thinking Through Practical Aesthetics – discovery at Hersleb: conference Paper at Practical Aesthetic Creative Learning Processes at Vestfold University College, Norway.

An Advocate for Art Education, report on Ann Bamford in Visual Arts Magazine

2010

The Unofficial Nobel Peace Prize: UKS, Oslo curated by Alejandra Salinas and Aeron Bergman, Hersleb School as a Relational Entity

with Ebba Moi

Wannabe, participatory photography project with 10th graders from Hersleb school.

The Moment Installation in Last Production at Schweigaardsgt 33, Oslo

Who will really win by selling Hersleb School : Debate in Dagsavisen

2009

Bypass, participatory public art project in Alna district of Oslo http://alnavandring.no/bypass

Artists at Sinsen School with Ebba Moi and Stefan Schröder, Søssa Jørgensen og Geir Tore Holm

2008

Newspapers and Gnomes in Figurations, Sculpture Arena East, Norwegian Sculptors Association

Today is all mine, Sinsen School

2007

33 Basement, Gallery Barbara Hansen, Oslo

2005

Un/Inhibited: Video screening: Backwater Gallery, Cork, Ireland

Inspiritus: Leeds Cathedral , UK

Inspiritus: Oslo Cathedral , Norway

2003

Writing on the Wall, Oslo Art Society, Norway

Eriksen / Robberstad Collab, Gallery 9, Agder Art Centre , Kristiansand

Peace in Norwegian Sculpture Biennial, Vigeland Museum , Oslo( Dorthe Abilgaard , Danish Contemporary Arts Foundation)

Sorrow: Hebden Bridge Sculpture Trail , UK

Puppy Love: Pelham Art Centre , NY, U.S.

2002

Anima/l: Rogaland Art Centre , Stavanger , Norway

2001

Release (video work) at Haugesund Film Festival, Norway

A Man for his hat: Norwegian Sculpture Biennial 2001, Stenersen Museum, Oslo

Anima/l participatory project: Norwegian Sculpture Biennial 2001, Lillehammer Art Museum

2000

Anima/l, Gallery III, Oslo, Norway

No. 13 in Perspective 2000 (Absolut Award) Belfast ( Lynn Cooke , NY) Norwegian Sculpture Today: Oslo Art Society, Norway

Future Show: Stroud House Gallery, Stroud, UK

Sotheby 's Art -Link Young Art 2000 exhibition and auction in Tel-Aviv, Chicago and Vienna

 

APPOINTMENTS

2011-2013

Chair of the Nomination Committee for the Organisation for Norwegian Artists

2010-2014

Vice Chair, Norwegian Society of Sculptors

2010-2012

Board Member, R-O-M Transdisiplinary institute for art and architecture

 

CURATOR / PRODUCTION

2015

The Roses - Oslo Municiple´s Memorial for victims of 22 July

Tiller Øst Park Trondheim Municipality

2013

Sagmoen Kindergarten, Trondheim Municipality

Brattås Skole, Nøtterøy Koro, (Annike Simonsson and Lars Erik Svensson)

World Square, Furuset, Oslo (Torgeir Husevaag)

2010

Tenthaus Oslo – initiator and curator with Ebba Moi and Stefan Schröder

Sculpture Arena East – jury member

2005

Bangcork, Surasi Kulsolwong) CorkCaucus (2005), for National Sculpture Factory, Ireland

Inspiritus group exhibitions at Oslo Cathedral and Leeds Cathedral

 

GRANTS AND FUNDING

1999 Christian Lorch Shiva 's Legacy · 2000 Arts Council Norway, Project Support ·

2001 Arts Council Norway · Visual Artists' 3% Fund · Scholarship · 2003 Arts Council Norway · Exhibition Support · 2005 Arts Council, Norway · KORO (Public Arts Foundation), Artists 3% Fund · OCA · British Council · Norwegian Embassy in London · 2008 Arts Council Norway · Project Support · 2009 Oslo City Council: Urbanisation and Planning Division · 2010 · The Art Lift · (Kunstløftet) 2012 · The Art Lift, (Kunstløftet) · Arts Council, Norway · 2014 Arts Council Norway · Artist Grant 3% fund · 2015 Arts Council, Norway · Artist Grant 3% fund ·

 

CATALOGUES

2014 - Østlandsutstilling - Helen Eriksen and Germain Ngoma

2013 - A Cool Wind Blows - Norwegian Sculpture

2008 - Figurations · Norwegian Sculptors Association ·

2003 - Norwegian Sculpture Biennial: Camilla Eeg, Oslo Art Hall and Dorthe Abilgaard , Danish Contemporary Arts Foundation Norwegian

2001 - Sculpture Biennial Maaretta Jaukkuri , KIASMA Finland

2000 - Perspective 2000: Lynn Cooke : DIA Arts NY

 

 

 

 

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