STURLA HEGGDALSVIK

Born 1986
Lives and works in Bergen, Norway

2009-2012: BFA, Bergen National Academy of the Arts, Norway
2008-2009: Einar Granum School of Art, Oslo, Norway

Solo exhibitions:

2015 - "Weekend", LYNX, Oslo
2013 - "I Have Conquered Death With Magic", Rom 8, Bergen

Group exhibitions:

2016 – "The Drawing Biennial 2016", Oslo
2014 - "Draw - In: An Exploration of Contemporary Drawing", St Margaret’s House, Edinburgh
2014 - "Tegneklubbene Høyt Nivå og NRKTKLB", Prøverommet at Knipsu, Bergen
2012 - "65 malerier på Bergen Kjøtt", Bergen Kjøtt, Bergen
2012 - "AUX", Spriten Kunsthall, Skien

Other projects:

2016 - "Idiot Nomad" artist book, published by Teknisk Industri
2015 - Ivited to contribute to art publication VECTOR issue 7
2015 - Invited to participate at the London Art Book Fair, Whitechapel Gallery, London
2014 - Publication series ROV # 1 – 5 acquired by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
2014 - ROV invited to participate in group exhibition "Go! Figure!", Telemark Art Centre, Skien
2014 - Invited to show in Norway Focus Room at the NY Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, New York
2014 - Organized 8 public events with the Høyt Nivå Drawing Club at USF, Knipsu Gallery and Bergen Kunsthall
2011 - Commisioned artwork - Permanent wallpainting at the Norwegian Business School, Bergen
2009 - 2014 - Curator of ROV publication series - ROV issues # 1 - 5

Grants and awards:

2016 - 1 Year Working Grant - Bildende Kunstneres Vederlagsfond
2016 - Project grant for art publication – Idiot Nomad artist book - Arts Council Norway
2015 - Project grant for art publication – Idiot Nomad artist book – Bildende Kunstneres Vederlagsfond
2015 - Project grant for art publication – Idiot Nomad artist book – Bergen Kommune
2015 - Culture stipend - Bergen Kommune
2015 - Exhibition support for solo show "Weekend" at LYNX Oslo - Kulturrådet
2014 - 1 Year Working Grant - Bildende Kunstneres Vederlagsfond
2014 - International Support - ROV to the NY Art Book Fair - OCA
2014 - Support for International Art Exhange - ROV to the NY Art Book Fair - Bergen Kommune
2014 - Project Support for Publication - ROV 5 – Arts Council Norway
2014 - Grant for Professional Art and Culture - ROV 5 - Bergen Kommune
2013 - Grant for Art Periodical - ROV 4 - Bergen Kommune
2012 - Establishing Grant – Bergen Kommune
2012 - 1 Year Grant Studio at Bergen National Academy of the Arts studio at USF Verftet

Other relevant work:

2014 - Guest teacher at Bergen Academy of Art and Design – 1 week workshop
2014 - Assistant for Kim Hiorthøy on commissioned artwork at Bergen University College
2013 - Production assistant in the Exhibition Department at the Bergen Triannual Bergen Assembly
2012 - 2014 - Curator and producer for "Prøverommet" at BIT Teatergarasjen
2012 - Student representative in interviews of candidates for Høgskolelektor in drawing, KhiB
2011 - Jurymember BA student intake at Bergen National Academy of the Arts
Exhibition technician at galleries HKS, Volt, Galleri S.E., Stiftelsen 3,14, Lydgalleriet, Tag Team