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Nina Torp

 

EDUCATION

1996–1997
Royal College of Art (RCA), London, UK, Printmaking 
 
1994  
École des Beaux-Arts de Toulouse, France, Exchange
 
1992–1995   
Kent Institute of Art & Design (KIAD), Kent, UK, First Class B.A. (Hons)
 
1991–1992   
Egen Art Tegne- og Maleskole, Oslo, Norway, Foundation Course

 

RESIDENCIES

2015–2018  
The Museum of Cultural History collaborative project SITUASJONER
 
2010  
Teatro Olimpico, Italy, Film footage
 
2010  
SIM, Iceland, Residency
 
2006  
.ekwc, The Netherlands, Residency and grant
 
1998–1999 
Oslo Fotokunstskole, Norway, Photography course
 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017
The Museum of Cultural History, Oslo, Norway (upcoming)

2016
The Museum of Cultural History, Oslo, Norway SITUASJONER Art intervention at the archaeological site in Arendal, Norway.
 
2016
The Museum of Cultural History, Oslo, Norway UR-FORM Art intervention in the Museum's Ethnographic Library and the Antique Collection.

2015
Galerie im Turm, Berlin, Germany In Between Images Kurator Naomi Hennig

2013  
The North Norwegian Art Center (NNKS), Lofoten, Norway, For we are where we are not, part II
Tenthaus Oslo, Norway For we are where we are no, part I
 
2012  
Sculpture Arena East, the Association of Norwegian Sculptors, Oslo, Norway,
Outside everything is immeasurable, part II
 
2011  
Sculpture Arena East, the Association of Norwegian Sculptors, Oslo, Norway,
Outside everything is immeasurable, part I
 
2010  
TENDERPIXEL, London, UK, One-Act Play
 
2009  
Gallery LNM, the Association of Norwegian Fine Art Painters, Oslo, Norway, Memoirs of A Tourist
 
2009  
Gallery 69, Grünerløkka Lufthavn, Oslo, Norway, An Agreeable Kind of Horror
 
2008  
Sandnes Art Society, Rogaland, Norway, Dissolving Paintings

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS - IN SELECTION

2015
Galleri Rom, Oslo Flettverk
Der Strich, Berlin StrassenStrichContemporary Schwartze Nächte

2013  
The Vigeland Museum, Oslo, Norway, the Norwegian Sculpture Biennale 2013, Curated by Helga Marie Nordby
 
2011  
Rogaland Contemporary Art Centre, Stavanger, Norway, Arcadia, Curated by Gunhild Moe  
Gallery LNM, the Association of Norwegian Fine Art Painters, Oslo, Norway, alt skulle gå bra
SIM Gallery, Berlin, Germany, Opening Event
DogA, Norsk Design og Arkitektursenter, Oslo, Norway
Tokyo Graphic Passport, Tokyo, Japan
 
2010  
SIM House / Korpúlfsstaðir, Reykjavik, Iceland, TAKK FOR REAL
Vitrine in beweging, The Hague, The Netherlands, out of berlin
 
2008  
Stavanger 2008, European Capital of Culture 2008, Norway, A World of Folk 
 
2007  
The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Norway, Triennale 07
Grimmerhus Museum, Denmark, Triennale 07
 
2006  
ekwc, Den Bosch, The Netherlands
De Stichting Kunst en Cultuur De Bilt, The Netherlands
 
2005  
Goethe Institute, Kiel, Germany, New and Norwegian  
Vestfold Art Centre and Akershus Art Centre, Norway, Travelling exhibition, Østlandsutstillingen
 
2003  
Pabellón de Convenciones del Rec. Ferial, Madrid, Spain, NONSTOP MADRID
 
2002  
The Kobe Fashion Museum, the Hyogo International Plaza, Japan
UK ART NOW - State of a nation, Curated by Francis Kenney

 

SELECTED PRESS / PUBLICATIONS

Naomi Hennig, The Exhibition "In Between Images" at Galerie im Turm, catalogue text, 2015
Clara Pacquet, Berlin 31.03.2015, catalogue text, 2015
The North Norwegian Art Center (NNKS), Galleriårbok, 2014
Lotte Sandberg, Magisk utstilling, Aftenposten, 16.09.2013
Norwegian Sculpture Biennale 2013, Guri Skuggen (red. H M Nordby),
Over bekken etter vann, essay, 2013
Kjetil Røed, Mellom opprør og bevaring, Kunstkritikk.no, 17.04.2013 http://www.kunstkritikk.no/kritikk/mellom-oppror-og-bevaring/
KUNSTforum, Nina Torp, For we are where we are not part II, Nr 2, 2013
Helge Jordheim, Envisioning time, For we are where we are not, essay, 2013
Nina Denney Ness, On the origins of copies, For we are where we are not, essay, 2013
Agnès Poitevin-Navarre, Introduction, For we are where we are not, essay, 2013
Eivind Slettemeås, Nina Torp, For we are where we are not, essay, 2013
Bruno Laeng, As above so below: Nina Torp's space-time windows,
Outside everything is immeasurable, essay, 2013
Gro Lauvland, The Carl Berner underground station revitalized,
Outside everything is immeasurable, essay, 2013
Trond Borgen, Et trangere rom, Stavanger Aftenblad, 31.12.2011
The Assn. of Norwegian Sculptors, Outside everything is immeasurable, catalogue text, 25.11.2011
Trond Borgen, Spillet om Arkadia, Stavanger Aftenblad, 12.09.2011
Gunhild Moe, Arcadia, catalogue, Rogaland Contemporary Art Centre, 25.08.2011
Eli Næsheim, Fire kunstnere på Rogaland Kunstsenter, Stavanger Aftenblad, 24.08.2011
Hans Christian Skovholt, Arcadia, Natt og dag, September 2011
Ole S. Nerheim, ”Arcadia” på plass, Rogaland Avis, 24.08.2011
Tommy Olsson, Olsson anbefaler, alt skulle gå bra …, Morgenbladet, 10.06.2011.
Lisa Slominski, NINA TORP, feature, MAAG magazine, issue II 2010

 

AWARDS & GRANTS
   
2016
Support for exhibition Nofofo
 
2015
Support for exhibition projects Arts Council Norway
International support OCA
1-year work grant Norwegian Visual Artists Remuneration Fund
 
20132014 
1,5 years work grant – The Norwegian Cultural State Fund
Project grant – Norwegian Visual Artists Remuneration Fund
 
2012  
1-year work grant – Norwegian Visual Artists Remuneration Fund
Grant for publication – Arts Council Norway
Project grant – Norwegian Visual Artists Remuneration Fund
Support for exhibition projects – Arts Council Norway
 
2011  
1-year work grant - Norwegian Visual Artists Remuneration Fund
Support for exhibition projects – Arts Council Norway
 
2008 – 2010  
3 year work grant– The Norwegian Cultural State Fund
 
2010  
Project grant – Norwegian Visual Artists Remuneration Fund
Support for exhibition projects – Arts Council Norway
 
2009  
Project grant – Norwegian Visual Artists Remuneration Fund
 
2008  
Support for exhibition projects – Arts Council Norway
Young artist exhibition grant – Arts Council Norway
Artist grant – The Norden Association
   
2007  
Establishing grant for young emerging artist – Arts Council Norway

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ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE

2015
In Between Images Editor and producer with Naomi Hennig, Galerie im Turm, Berlin
In Between Images Events: about the architecture of Karl-Marx-Allee, Berlin
 
2014
Flettverk Published photographic series UR-FORM and the text "Ideen om en farge"
Flettverk Editorial board

2013  
For we are where we are not/Outside everything is immeasurable
Editor and producer, Artist books
 
2013  
Sofienberg High School / Tenthaus Oslo, Workshop
 
2006 - 2013   
Artist talks – in selection
The Museum of Cultural History, Oslo (NOR), SIM, Reykjavik (IS), .ekwc, Den Bosch (NL), Tenthaus Oslo (NOR), The Society of Norwegian Fine Art Painters (LNM), Oslo (NOR), The Association of Norwegian Sculptors (NBF), Oslo (NOR),
 
2012  
Oslo Art Society, Election Committee
 
2010 - 2012   
Oslo Art Society, Vara Board Member
 
2010  
Out of berlin, collaboration with Carien Vugts og Anna J. van Stuijvenberg, NL
 
2002 - 2003  
The Young Artists Society (UKS), Oslo, Producer

 

MEMBERSHIPS 
   
The Young Artists Society (UKS), the Norwegian Visual Artists Association (NBK), 
The Association of Norwegian Sculptors (NBF) and the Society of Norwegian Fine Art Painters (LNM)

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Artist collaborations
 
Tenthaus Oslo, Agnés Poitevin-Navarre
 
 
Links
 
UKS, LNM