Tonje Plur

Tonje can be visited saturday april 18th 12:00—18:00
The address to Tonje's studio is Kalbakkveien 46, 0953 Oslo

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As an artisan and clothing designer, I relate to people and the body as a theme and a format. I express myself through traditional craft techniques such as knitting, embroidery and fringe techniques, but also use digital tools in my work. The themes I often return to are about how we humans relate to each other and our surroundings, about society, and time. I am curious about the moments in life and the speed of which we live in. As a counterweight to everything that goes fast in life, it is liberating to work with time-consuming and slow techniques.

Textile - knit, embroidery and surface treatment

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Tonje Plur. As You See It. Tova digitalstrikka ull og korssting. 2019
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Tonje Plur. Tittel: As You See It. Ull og korssting. 2019
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Tonje Plur. Bolfi. Strikk og frynseteknikk av merinosilke og lurex. 2018.
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Life as it happens. Sámi Dáiddaguovddáš 2019

Planned projects and exhibitions

2020: Natt til… (working title): Knit, embroidery and tasle technique.
2020: Tortusa x Plur – Collaboration with musician and sound artist John Derek Bishop.
2020/2021: Krohg Plur x Plur – Collaboration with visual artist Christine Krohg Plur.

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Tonje Veronica Plur

f. 1985
+ 47 41419725
tonjeplur@gmail.com
www.tonjeplur.com

Exhibitions and shows
2020
Future exhibitions: Čammo , The National Museum of Norway, Oslo.

2019
Artist talk, HSE University of Design. Moskva,Russia. 31. Oct.
Artist talk, round table talk, KrYAKK Litraturefestival, Krasnoyarsk, Russia. 1. Nov. – 5. Nov.
Jury – Dresscode Sibir, KrYAKK festival, Krasnoyarsk, Russia. 4. Nov.
Fushion – Oslo art and fashion festival, As you see it. Youngs/Oslo. 28. Aug.
Sámi Dáiddaguovddáš, Life as it happens (clothes+film), Karasjok. 16. – 21. Apr.

2018
Oslo Runway, Off Schedule, Life as it happens. Påfuglen Perlen, Oslo. 15. Aug.

2017
Designers Nest, Copenhagen Fashion Week. Copenhagen, Denmark, 8. Aug.
Gradutaion show and exhibition. Master in design. Oslo National Academy of The Arts. 1. – 11. Jun.

2016
The Textil Museeum in Borås, Shapes of Fashion. Group exhibition. Borås, Sweeden, 22. Oct. 2016 – 26. Mar. 2017.

2015
Berger Museum. Group exhibition. Immerging Awareness. Berger Jun. – Aug.
Gradutaion show and exhibition . Bachelor in clothingdesign. Oslo national Academy of The Arts. 2. – 12. Jun.

Education/work experience

Assistant for Admir Batlak. Oslo, Oct. 2015 – Feb. 2018 (5 seasons)

Master in Clothing design, Oslo National Academy of The Arts. Aug. 2015 – Jun. 2017

Bachelor in Clothing design, Oslo National Academy of The Arts. Aug. 2012 – Jun. 2015.

Art and Design – Textile. Oslo and Akershus Collage. Aug. 2011 – Jun. 2012.

Employee at Galleri Svalbard, Longyearbyen. Jun. – Aug. 2011.

Art history. Lillehammer University Collage. Aug. 2010 – Jun. 2011.

Advanced certificate in tailoring and dressmaking. Parvin Systue, Oslo. Aug. 2003 – Jun. 2005.

Work
2020/21
Future: Night… (working title)
Future: Collaboration projects with Tortusa and Christine Krohg Plur.

2019
As you see it (collection)
Life as it happens (film)

2018
Life as it happens (collection)

2017
Far Over The Waters (film)
As the moon dissapears into the shadow of the sun (MA collection)

2015
Immerging Awareness (BA collection)

Other
Member of The Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts.

Purchased by The Norwegian National Museeum, The outfit Čammo from the collection Life as it happens.