CV

LISA HIM-JENSEN

 
Born 1980 in Stockholm, Sweden
Lives in Bergen, Norway
 
 

Education

 
2007-2009 MFA, Bergen National Academy of the Arts, Bergen
2004-2007 BFA, Bergen National Academy of the Arts, Department of Fine Art, Bergen
2002-2004 Gerlesborgsskolan Stockholm
2000-2002 Analytical Philosophy, Stockholm University
1999      History of Science and Ideas, Uppsala University
 
 

CURRENT & UPCOMING

 
June 2018: Group show at Oppland Kunstsenter
September 2018: Solo show at Galleri Hvelvet/Oseana, Os
December 2018: Collaboration with Henni Kitti at Oksasenkatu 18, Helsinki
Nattlekjson & Reisedagbok in SIGNALER 2016, Cappelen Damm
Ongoing: Flagg Tromsø 2015-2020, Tromsø Kunstforening
 
 

Solo/Duo Exhibitions & Projects

 
2018 Solo show, Galleri Hvelvet, Oseana, Os
2018 Collaboration with Henni Kitti, Oksasenkatu 18, Helsinki
 
2017 Den nærmeste lyden, Kragerø Kunstforening
2017 Uttale verden, Galleri N. Bergslien, Eidfjord
2017 Light in the Absence of Ligth, with Henni Kitti, BLOKK, Bergen
 
2016 Ascent, with Filippa Barkman, Visningsrommet USF, Bergen
 
2015 Darkness Wrapped In Darkness, artists' book (photography + poetry)
2015 Wetlands, Archipelago, Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen
2015 Unilluminated Water, with Ragnhild Ohma, Galleri Christinegård, Bergen
 
2014 Reisedagbok fra et stillestående liv, Studio 17, Stavanger
2014 Resedagbok från ett stillastående liv, Ciggvägen13, Stockholm
 
2013 Nattleksjon, Galleri Langegården, Bergen. Exhibition and publication.
 
2012 Firstling of an Ass, Nord-Trøndelag Fylkesgalleri, Namsos
2012 ELIMINATOR, with Anja Ulset, Kurant Visningsrom, Tromsø
 
2010 What You Should Have Asked Your Doctor, Borggården USF, Bergen
2010 Heaven is a Place in Space, Galleri Langegården, Bergen
2010 LIVET KOMMER OCH TAR DIG!, with Susanna Kajermo & Jacqueline Forzelius, Prosjekt
     Alvøen
2010 Nyckeln till ett för lyckligt liv, publication
 
2008 Mind the Machine, Galleri Fisk, Bergen
 
2007 På den ene & den andre siden, Galleri Fisk, Bergen
 
2003 Långmod, Ladan, Rodarve
 
 

Group Exhibitions & Projects

 
2018 Group exhibition, Oppland kunstsenter
 
2017 Bergen Art Book Fair, Bergen Kunsthall (with exhibitions at Norli & KODE)
2017 Månedens nybakt, Kunstgarasjen, Bergen
2017 Norway Meets China in a Bookshelf, by Bergen Zines, Beijing
2017 Kunstbokmessen Bastard/Norsk Litteraturfestival, Lillehammer
 
2016 Bergen Art Book Fair, Bergen Kunsthall
2016 Member group show, Kunstgarasjen
 
2015-2020 Flagg Tromsø, Tromsø Kunstforening
2015 Cash + Carry, Entrée, Bergen
2015 RAD #7 – NORWEGIAN RHETORIC, publication and event, BEK, Bergen
2015 Eliminator, Night Lessons & What You Should Have Asked Your Doctor, as parts of
00000Norwegian Books, BABE, Arnolfini, Bristol
2015 Norwegian Books, The University of the West of England, Bristol
 
2014 Bergen Art Book Fair, Bergen Kj°tt
2014 Untitled 14, galleri s.e., Bergen
2014 Norske Bøker, Doverodde Book Art Center
2014 Flagg Stavanger, Kunsthall Stavanger
 
2013 Flag New York City, Performa New Visual Art Performance Biennial
2013 Villas Sunshine, Agatunet, Utne
 
2012 ELIMINATOR, the book and the movie, Prøverommet på BAG
2012 Flagg, Entrée (and around) Bergen
 
2011 Bergen Kunsthall 1:30 #1, curated by Anja Ulset, Knipsu, Bergen
2011 Collective Locality: Charm and Disfunction, Nordic Artist's Center Dalsåsen,
vSvSvDale iSSunnfjord
 
2010 Bergen Ateliergruppe at Marked Kjøtt, Bergen Kjøtt
2010 Vestlandsutstillingen, Kunstmuseet KUBE, Ålesund
2010 Vägen till ett för lyckligt liv, Prøverommet at Visningsrommet USF, Bergen
 
2009 Salon Alvøen, Alvøen Kulturhavn
2009 Summer of Production, Visningsrommet USF, Bergen
2009 In Real Time it Would Last Two Thousand Years, Ekspedisjonen, Lofthus
2009 In Real Time it Would Last A Thousand Years, MFA Degree Show, Bergen Kunsthall
 
2008 Rabbit & Accident, Prøverommet, Knøderen, Bergen
2008 U Kno When You Just in School and Like Goddamn This Too Much Homework,
v v v vVisningsrommet USF, Bergen v
2008
2007 Under Jorden: Bildrepublik i Grottan, Grottan, Stockholm
2007 Bachelors of the Universe, BFA Degree Show, Dept. of Fine Art, Bergen
2008
2005 Ffg, Galleri Svenska Bilder, Stockholm
2008
2004 Avgångsutställning, Gerlesborgsskolan, Stockholm
2004 Stockholm Art Fair, Sollentunamässan, Sollentuna
2008
1999 Ungdomens Vårsalong, Liljevalchs konsthall, Stockholm
 
 

Books

Nattleksjon/ Reisedagbok in Signaler 2016, Cappelen Damm
 
 

Memberships

Norske Billedkunstnere
Landsforeningen Norske Malere
Tegnerforbundet
Bergen Ateliergruppe
Kunstgarasjen
VISP
 
 

Grants

2017 Statens utstillingsstipend, Contemporary Art Centres in Norway
2017 Culture grant, Bergen Municipality
2017 Project support grant, Bergen Municipality
2017 Eidfjord Kommunes Kunstnerstipend
2017 Diversestipend, Statens Kunstnerstipend
2016 Project support grant, Arts Council Norway
2016 Statens Utstillingsstipend, Arts Council Norway
2016 Jomfrulandsstipendet
2016 Project support grant, Bergen Municipality
2016 Project support grant, Arts Council Norway
2015 Project support grant, Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond
2014 Culture Grant, Bergen Kommune
2014 Project support grant, Arts Council Norway
2013 Statens Utstillingsstipend, Arts Council Norway
2013 1 Year Working Grant, Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond
2012 Project support grant, Bergen Municipality
2012 Project support grant, Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond
2012 Namdalsstipendet: Namsos Art Association
2011 Grant for merging artists, Bergen Municipality
2011 Project support grant, Bergen Municipality
2010 Project support grant, Arts Council Norway
2010 Statens Utstillingsstipend, Arts Council Norway
2009 BKH Student Grant
2004 Book Grant, Gerlesborgsskolan
 
 

Miscellaneous

2017 Acquired by Kragerø municipality
2017 Acquired by Eidfjord municipality
2017 Fanzinekveld (reading), Tag Team Studio, Bergen
2016-2017 Guest teacher at Kunstskolen i Bergen
2017 Debuty representative, artistic board, Kunstgarasjen
2017 Nye stemmer/Forfattersleppet, Litteraturhuset Bergen
2017 Hjelp og selvhjelp i annus horribilis, Espen Johansen, Numer #111
2017 The Function of Fanzines in Art. An Exploration of Works by Kay Arne Kirkebø and
xxxx Lisa Him-Jensen, Cecilie Almberg Størkson, Bergen Zines antologi
2017 Artist in residence, Bergslikorene, Eidfjord
2017 Illustrations for Fett #1 2017
2016 Artist in residence, Jomfruland
2016 Illustrations for Fett #1 & #4
2015 Illustrations for Fett #1, #2 & #4
2015 Contributor to RAD #7
2012 Acquired by Bergen Art Association
2012 Acquired by Namsos Art Association
2012 Acquired by Namsos Hospital
2012 Artist In Residence, Namsos Art Association
2012 Artist In Residence, Bergen-Berlin
2011 Acquired by Bergen Art Association
2011-2012 Chairman of Bergen Ateliergruppe
2011 Artist in Residence at Nordic Artists' Centre Dalsåsen
2011 External member for the jury, BKSF Spring Exhibition 2011
2009 Organizer of MA Seminar AbsuRdiTy, Bryggen Museum, 2009.
2009 There Is Nothing It's Like To Be Such A Thing, commission, Rokkansenteret, Bergen.
The Artist!
Lisa Him-Jensen