About

Jorunn Myklebust Syversen was born in Gol, Norway 1978. She graduated from Bergen National Academy of the Arts in 2005. She lives in Oslo and is working in the field of film and videoart, photography, and installations.

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Education:

00-05   Bergen National Academy of the Arts (KHiB), Norway

99-00   Mølla School of Fine Arts, Moss, Norway

Solo Exhibitions:

2012 Solo exhibition, Gol Kunstforening. Gol.

2011  Solo exhibition, KNIPSU, Bergen.

2010   Solo exhibition, Prosjektrommet/Galleri Trafo. Asker. Oslo.

2010   Konstbio, Uppsala, Sverige.

2009   Solo screening. Gimle Movie Theater, Unge Kunstnernes Samfund/Oslo Kino.

2008   Arendal kunstforening, Solo exhibition, Arendal, Norway

2007   BOBO WRAPS, Galleri Fimbul, Oslo, Norway

Selected Group Exhibitions/ screenings:

2011   The National Art Exhibition, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo.

10/11  Nordic Art Express. Flaggfabrikken Presenterer. Oslo. Bergen. Stockholm. Baltikum.

2010   Folk till film. Frogner Movie Theater. Oslo.

2010   The National Art Exhibition, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo.

2010   Shortfilmprogram, Klingenberg Movie Theater, Oslo.

2009   Konstbio, Uppsala Movie Theatre, Stockholm.

2009   Groupshow, Unge Kunstnernes Samfund, Oslo.

2008   December Exhibition, Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo.

2008   Nordic video art, Perpetual Art Machine, Utsikten Artcenter, Kvinesdal, Norway.

2008   Inland Empire, Christianssands Kunstforening, Kristiansand, Norway.

2008   Alone in the Dark, Kunstnerforbundet. Oslo.

2008   Love and Order, Plattform 08, Melbu, Norway.

2008   Lights On, Rekord. Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo.

2007   UNCLASSIFIABLE, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Swing Space Program, N.Y.

2006   Singing Swinging North. Paris Photo, Carrousel du Louvre. www.parisphoto.fr

2006   UNCLASSIFIABLE, Kreuzberg Freiluft Kino, Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin.

2006   Domestic Cocoon Situation, Rakett, Murmansk Artmuseum, Murmansk.

2005   Hook up: 3 curators/30days: Flicker!  curator Jan Christensen, Projekt 0047, Berlin.

2005   Norske Bilder, Oslo City Hall, Oslo

2005   The National Art Exhibition, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo

2005   Diplom,  Bomullsfabrikken, Graduation Exhibition, Arendal

2005   Diplom , Oslo kunstforening, Graduation Exhibition, Oslo.

2005   Take Off 2005, Galleri Brandstrup, Oslo.

2005   Diplom, Bergen Kunsthall, Graduation Exhibition, Bergen.

2005   Vestlandsutstillingen, Førde, Stord, Ålesund,Stavanger, Bergen. Norway.

2004   A guide to construction the universe, Rakett,Tallin.

2003   The National Art Exhibition, Oslo.

2003   Vanishing Act, Bucuresti.

Selected Shortfilm and Videofestivals:

2011   The Norwegian Short Film Festival. Grimstad.

2010   SHORTfilmfestival, KINOKINO senter for kunst og film. Stavanger.

2010   Røros Shortfilmfestival, Røros, Norway.

2010   Minimalen Short Film Festival, Trondheim, Norway.

2009   Femmina International filmfesitval, Værdal, Norway.

2009   ”The best of” from Norwegian Shortfilmfestival. Cinemateket, Bergen, Norway.

2009   The Norwegian Short Film Festival, Grimstad, Norway.

2008   Rencontres Internationales, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Reina Sofia, Madrid,

Centre Pompidou,Paris

2007   S.O.T. Kulturhuset Fregatten, Stenungsund, Sverige.

2007   P’Silo/Festival IMAGES CONTRE NATURE International festival of experimental video

Marseille

2007   Art Video Exchange festival, Landmark at Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen.

2007   Filmfestival der Nationen, Ebensee. Austria.

2007   VIEW 2007, Culture Factory Korjaamo, Helsinki

2007   NOASS, Nordic Spring 2007, Cinema K – Suns, Hit The North, Riga

2006   European Media Arts Festival, Harvard Film Archive, Goethe-Institut Boston.

2006   European Media Art Festival,  Osnabruck. Germany.

2006   Norwydeo2, Laznia Centra for Contemporary Art, Gdansk, Poland

2006   JOHN SKIES or SALLY SWIMS, Oslo, UKS, Landmark, Bergen, Norway

2005   VEE – Video Exhibition Exhange, ATA, San Francisco, USA

2005   Loop 2005, Cuando el video llego del frio,

Centre Civic Barceloenta  Barcelona, Spain

2005   UNCLASSIFIABLE; Malmø filmfestival, Malmø, Sweden.

2005   Up North,   Barcelona, Spain.

Curatorial practice:

2007 Behind the Scene, videoscreening at Frogner Movie Theatre, Oslo, Norway

Distribution/Archives:

Filmarkivet

Norsk Kort 009. DVD. The Norwegian Film Institute.

– The Norwegian Film Institute. International distribution 2009.

Vidèothèque P’Silo, Videodrome, Marseille, http://www.p-silo.org

– HIT THE NORTH, Filmform Art Film and Video Archive. http://www.filmform.com

Norwegian Grants:

2012 Billedkunstnerenes Vederlagsfond. Project support.

2012  Norwegian Arts Council. Project support

2012. Det Norske Komponistfond. Commissioned work. Andreas Mjøs.

2012.  Billedkunstnerenes Vederlagsfond. 2 years.

2011  Billedkunstnerenes Vederlagsfond. 1 year.

2011  Billedkunstnerenes Vederlagsfond. Project support.

2009  Mediefabrikken i Akershus. Project support.

2009  Det Norske Komponistfond. Commissioned work. Andreas Mjøs.

2009  The Norwegian Film Institute/ Distribution.

2009  Statens Arbeidsstipend, 2 years.

2009  The Norwegian Film Insitute /shortfilm consulent Kalle Løchen

2008  Norwegian Arts Council. Project support

2008  Statens Kunstnerstipend, material grant.

2008  Norwegian Arts Council. Project support

2007  Norwegian Arts Council. Project support

2007  Office of Contemporary Art, Norway. Travel support.

2007  Norsk Fotografisk Fond.Project support

2007  Norwegian Arts Council.Project support

2006  Norwegian Arts Council.Project support.

2006  Office of Contemporary Art, Norway

2006  Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond, project support.

2005  Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond. 1 year.

2005  Office of Contemporary Art, Norway

Bibliografi:

2008 Inland Empire, catalog Christiandsands kunstforening.

2008 Alone in the Dark, catalog Kunsterforbundet

2008 Lights On, catalog Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art.

2007 Norwegian Arts Year Book 2007

2005 Diplom, catalog Graduation Exhibition KHiB, Avd. Kunstakademiet.