English CV

Name:         Karina Nøkleby Presttun
Born:           19.03.81
Address:     Vinddalsveien 33, N-5106 Oevre Ervik
Phone:        + 47 976 10 211
E-mail:        karina.presttunATgmail.com
Web:            www.karinapresttun.no

RELEVANT EDUCATION:
2006 – 2009   Bergen National Academy of the arts, BA. degree
2003 – 2004   Skrivekunstakademiet in Hordaland, creative writing
13.09.2002      Recieved certificate of completed apprenticeship, prepress/layout
1997 – 1998   Bergen Yrkesskole, prepress/layout

SOLO EXHIBITONS:
2016    Kunstbanken, Hedmark Kunstnersenter, Norway. Together with Kristina D. Aas. “Entertwine” (OPENS: 3. sept.-23.okt)
2016    KRAFT, Bergen, Norway. Together with Kristina D. Aas. “Vine”
2013    Trykk : trykK, Bergen, Norway. “Read. Riot. Recover.”
2013    Soft Gallery, Oslo, Norway. “Tomas and the house at Ask”

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2016    Central Museum of textiles in Lòdz, Poland. “15th International Triennial of Tapestry”
2015    KRAFT, Bergen, Norway. “BERQVAM, FRANTZEN, IGLAND, NES, NØKLEBY PRESTTUN”
2015    Arka Artgallery, Vilnius, Lithuania. “Out of the Box” (Biennial of Textile Miniatures)
2015    Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark. “The Spring Exhibition 2015”
2014    UMI Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania. “Play & Decay”
2014    Gallery F15, Jeløya, Norway. “Tendenser 2014 – Story art”
2014    KODE, Bergen, Norway. “I!”
2013    Gallery 101, Kaunas, Lithuania. “Play & Decay”.
2013    Gallery F15, Jeløya, Norway. “Tendenser 2013: Tenderness”
2012    The Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Oslo, Norway. ”Crafts”
2012    Munich, Germany. “Talente 2012”
2012    Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustindustrimuseum, Trondheim, Norway. “Innkjøp 2006-2011”
2011    Hordaland Art Centre, Bergen, Norway. “Shot Through”
2011    The Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Oslo, Norway. ”Craft 2011”
2010    The Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Riga, Latvia. “Global Intrigue II”
2009    The Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Oslo, Norway. ”The Exhibition 09”
2009    Silpakorn University, Bankok, Thailand.  ”In the making”
2008    Østre Skostredet 5, Bergen, Norway. ”Welcome to Our Home”

COLLECTIONS:
2013    KODE1, Bergen, Norway
2011    Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustindustrimuseum, Trondheim, Norway
2009    The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway

GRANTS:
2016    Grant from Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond
2015    Grant from Arts Council Norway
2013    Grant from Bergen Kommune
2013    Grant from The Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts
2010    3-year grant from Arts Council Norway

OTHER:
2015     Featured in the book “Digital Handmade: Craftsmanship and the New Industrial Revolution” by Lucy Johnson (Amazon UK link here)
2014     Recieved an award from the Scheibler Foundation