27 & 28 April 2019

Oslo Opens Reference group
Astrup Fearnley Museum for Moderne Art
Atelier Nord
Ekebergparken
Billedkunstnerne i Oslo og Akershus (BOA)
Forbundet Frie Fotografer (FFF)
Fotogalleriet
Fellesverkstedet
Kunstnernes Hus
The National Museum of Art, Archtecture and Design
Norsk Billedhoggerforening (NBF)
Norske Kunsthåndverkere Oslo og Akershus (NKOA)
Norsk senter for teknologi i musikk og kunst (NOTAM)
Norske tekstilkuntnere/SOFT
Tegnerforbundet (TF)
Young Artists Society (UKS)

Bjørneboe, Esther Maria

Painting and drawing

Esther Maria Bjørnboe is a painter and drawer. She livs and works in Oslo. She is educated at the Department of Color, at the Norwegian School of Art and Crafts, KHIO. She has received the State Guarantee Fund for Artists, as well as a number of other scholarships. She has been procured by the Office of the Prime Minister, municipalities and counties, private and corporate collections. She has completed public art assignments for among others; Oslo Municipality and KORO. She is assigned to draw courtdrawings for the NRK Television and Morgenbladet newspaper for several years, as well as Dagbladet, Aftenposten and Klassekampen.

Member of NBK, TF, LNM, BOA

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«Re-Novasjoner, serie 2» 78X58cm. Gouache på papir. 2018.
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«Re-Novasjoner» serie 2. - Gouache på papir. Kunsthall Ålesund 2018.
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«Omdreininger» Gouache på papir. Akershus Kunstsenter 2019.
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«Re-Novasjoner, serie 2» Gouache på papir. Kunstverket Galleri 2018.

Planned projects and exhibitions

Public art for Møylandsenteret in Andebu, the municipality of Sandefjord. – will be completed in August2019.

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EDUCATION :

1991-96 National College of Art & Design, Fine Arts Department, 
www.khio.no


1988-90 Art School Rogaland, KIR, Stavanger, www.kir.no

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2018 Kunstverket Galleri, Oslo

2018 Kunsthall Ålesunsund

2016 Gallery Semmingsen

- Lillehammer Litteraturfestival – Festivalartist, Galleri Zink.

2015 Gallery Langegården, Bergen

2014 Gallery Gann, Sandnes.

- Kunstnerforbundet – The Artist Association, Oslo.

2013 Agder Artscenter, Kristiansand.

- Gallery Semmingsen at Gallery Trafo, Asker.

- Gallery LNM, Norwegian Painting
 Association, Oslo.

2012 Vestfold Artscenter, Tønsberg – November.

- Gallery Åkern, Kongsberg.


2011 Arendal Art Union.

2010 Engø Gård, Tjømø.

- Møre og Romsdal Artscenter; Gallery Barbara ”Resepsjon del 2”, Sundal.

- Gallery Semmingsen ”Interference”, Oslo. 


2008 Gallery LNM, Norwegian Painting
Association, “Paintings and Derives”, Oslo. 


- Haugesund Museum of fine Art.


2007 Gallery Semmingsen “Synapsis”, Oslo.


- Nord Trøndelag Museum of Fine Art, Namsos.

- Gallery Gann, Sandnes.


2006 Trondhjems Art union, Trondheim.


2005 Gallery Semmingsen, Oslo.


2004 Akershus Art Centre, Lillestrøm.

2003 Gallery 27, Oslo.

2000 Gallery Brandstrup, Moss.


1999 Gallery 27, Oslo.


1997 Gallery 27, Oslo.

REGIONAL/NATIONAL EXHIBITIONS:

2014 The Norwegian State`s Autumn exhibition Norwegian artists, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo. 2011 Eastern Exhibit, Østlandsutstillingen, Lillestrøm and Hamar. 2009 The Norwegian State`s Autumn exhibition Norwegian artists, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo. 2006 The Norwegian State`s Autumn exhibition Norwegian artists, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo. 2002 Eastern Exhibit, Østlandsutstillingen.
1995 The Norwegian State`s Autumn exhibition Norwegian artists, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo. 1990 Trøndelagsutstillingen, Trondheim.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2019 Akershus Kunstsenter, Kunstvisitten. 2018 Kunstnerforbundet, Julesutstillingen, Oslo. 2017 Works on Books, Galleri Grafil, og Trondheim Kunsthall.Lillestrøm. 2016 Tegnerforbundet: “Brudd og Kontinuitet”. 2015 Kunstnerforbundet. 2014 Kultur byrået Mesèn “Likhet ingen garanti”. 2013 Podium, " En kollektiv kraftanstrengelse for tapte saker" Oslo. 2012 Participant in Rivane Neuenscwanders project “First Love” in the exhibition “The Spiral and the Square”, Trondheim art Museum, Gråmølna og Kristiansand art Museum. 2009 Gallery Elgen, Tynset Kulturhus.
- Gallery Semmingen anniversary exhibition 10 years. 2008 Gallery Semmingsen, Oslo.
2007 Gallery Semmingsen, Oslo.
2006 Drammen Art museum “Organic-Relations”, Drammen.
2005 Gallery Semmingsen.
2004 Lokstallet Konsthall, Stømstad Sweeden.
- Gallery Semmingsen, Oslo.
2003 Gallery Brandstrup, Stavanger. 2002 Nordkappmuseet. 2001 Gallery Grafill, “Rett til å tegne”, Oslo. 2000 Gallery 27 Minneutstilling. – "Norwegian paintings " Gallery Brandstrup, Oslo.
1999 "Norwegian paintings " Gallery Brandstrup, Oslo. 1998 "Norwegian paintings " Gallery Branstrup, Oslo. Gallery Svalbard, Longyearbyen, LNM 30 years.
- Festspillene i Nord-Norge Harstad.
1997 "Norwegian paintings " Gallery Branstrup, Oslo. 1996 Gallery Stadskleiv ,Bø. 1992 Heimdalsutstillingen.
- Gallery Ismene, Trondheim. 1991 Gallery Ismene.
1990 Galley Ismene.

GRANTS:

2017 Arts Council Norway, Grant for exhibition.
 2015 Projektstuport from The Norvegian Visual Artist`s
 Foundation, NBK. 2014 Projektstuport from The Norvegian Visual Artist`s
 Foundation, NBK. 2011 Government Guarantee Income for Artists. 
2010 Projektstuport from The Norvegian Visual Artist`s
 Foundation, NBK and Arts Council. 2009 Projektstuport from The Norvegian Visual Artist`s
Foundation, NBK and Arts Council Norway.
2008 Norwegian State Artist Grant, Working grant 3.years. 2008 Projektstuport from The Norvegian Visual Artist`s Foundation, NBK and Arts Council Norway.
2007 BKH, Grant for Professional Artists.
2006 Arts Council Norway, Grant for Exhibition.
2006 Grants from The Norvegian Visual Artist`s Foundation, NBK.
2005 Grants from The Norvegian Visual Artist`s Foundation, NBK
2003 Arts Council Norway, Grant for exhibition.
2003 2002, 2001 and 2000 – Grants from The Norvegian Visual Artist`s Foundation, NBK.
1999 and 1998 Norwegian State Artist Grant, Working Grant For 1.Year.
1996 Norwegian State Artist Grant, Establishment grant.

PUBLIC EMBELLISHMENT:

2016 Senja High School, avd Finfjordbottn. 2015 Hønefoss High School – KORO.
 2015 Norwegian Mapping Authority, at Hønefoss, – KORO.
 2014 Bank of Norway, Commemorative coins, 20 and 200 Kroner, i forbindelse med feiring av 200 år Grunnlovsjubileum. 2013 Kirkenes Forsvarsbygg – KOROGSV, messa – 2013 Public Art Norway – KORO, for the Defence estates of Kirkenes, GSV -Høybuktmoen/messa. 2012 Municipality of Tvedestrand, Librarie. 2010 Municipality of Oslo – Stovner High School, auditorium.

PUBLIC PURCHASED COLLECTIONS:

2015 Vital/DNB – Bergen. 2014 Prime Minister’s Office, KOPINOR, Law Office of Selmer, KPA – Art on the Workplace. 2013 Public Art Norway (KORO), St Olavs Hospital. 2011 Norwegian Shipowners Association.
2010 Sparebank 1, Tønsberg.
2008 HSH,(Commercial and service industry federation) Oslo. Haugesund Museum of Fine Art, Haugesund. 2000. Nordtrøndelag Museum of Fine Art, Namsos. 2006 Public Art Norway (KORO) – Helse Midt Norge, St Olavs Hospital. National Foundation for art public art – Midt Norge, Tronka – statsbygg. Norwegian Shipowners Association.
2002 Norweian Bank.
2000 Refsnes Gods Moss. 2000 Statoil Art collection.
1997 Statoil Art collection.
1997 Asker municipality.
1990 Sørtrøndelag County Municipality.

REPRESENTATIVE/BOARD MEMBER:

KUNSTNERFORBUNDET – Vara, 2016-17. KOPINOR, boardmember 2013-15 NBK, Norwegian Artists association, Vice Chairman 2009 -2013 LORCK SCHIVE ART PRIZE, Board member 2009-2014 LNM, Norwegian Painting Association, Board member 2000-2006.

OTHER RELEVANT WORK: Teaching at Art school – Fabrikken Asker Art School and Oslo Katedralskole. Conveys at the Pilotgalleriet, Akershus Artscenter, in the public education program “kulturelle skolesekken” Conveys at the Artists’ House in Oslo, Kunstnernes Hus.

DRAWER: for the Norwegian Broadcasting – NRK 1 television’s Newsnight and for the Daly newspapers: “DagensNæringsliv”, “Aftenposten”, “Dagbladet” and “Klassekampen”

Open on: Saturday

Address

Kommandantboligen Kunstnerfelleskap

Hovedøya, 0150 Oslo
Rådhuset/Aker brygge, Rådhusbrygge 4 - Båt: B1

www.esthermaria.no