About me

Elin Aasheim

Born in Trondheim, 1971

Etterstadsletta 99a, 0660 Oslo

Mob: +47 93008954, Mail to: elinaas@yahoo.com

Studio: Trafo Kunstnerhus, Hovinveien 1

Education

1997 - 2002    Master at the Ceramic department, Oslo National Academy of the Arts

1995 – 1997    Oslo University College of Applied Sciences, Dep. of Art, Design and 

                        Drama

Group- and collective exhibitions

2017    «Free play» Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara, USA

2016    «Defaced» Prosjektrom Normanns, Stavanger

2015     The Jubilee exhibition, Galleri 69, Oslo

2013    «Relational Aesthetics» DogA, Oslo

2010    «Interception» Bir Nokta Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

2010    «European Ceramic Context 2010» Bornholm Art Museum, Denmark

2009    «Utstillingen09» The National Museum of Decorative Arts and Design

2005      Lier Kunstforening

2005    «Keramisk kunst - 3 unge» Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo

2004 «Julestunt» Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo

2004 – 2009  «Made in Scandinavia» travelling exhibition, National Exhibitions

2004 – 2006  «Trolls - Figures in Norwegian contemporary ceramics» travelling exhibition, 

                        Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, among others Poland, China, Korea, 

                        USA

2004   «Norwegen heute – Keramisch» Hetjens Museum, Düsseldorf, Germany

2003    Triennalen 2003 - Ceramic and glass – the Vigeland Museum, Oslo

2003   «…it figures» Drøbak Kunstforening, OICS

2003   «Staff and Student Exhibition» Blomqvist, OICS Oslo

2003   «Talente 2003» Münic, Germany

2002   «Made in Scandinavia» Galleri Temp/Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen

2002   «B + O» Hå Gamle Prestegaard, Jære

2002   «Underveis» Vulcan, Oslo

2001   «Trilleverk» Jubileé exhibition for Norwegian Crafts, Oslo Central Station

2001   «Vårutstillingen» Galleri Steen, Oslo

2000   «Nabovarsel» Seilduksfabrikken, Oslo

Solo Exhibitions

2016   «Forever Young (I Want To Know What Love Is..)» m. Ingrid Askeland,                                             

            Årsutstillinga, Østfold Kunstsenter         

2015   «Forever Young» m. Ingrid Askeland, KRAFT, Bergen

2015   «Partners in Crime and Ceramics» m. Ingrid Askeland, Galleri 69, Oslo

2008   «Trofeer» Galleri Format, Oslo

2005     Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen

Purchases

2016     Innkjøpsfondet, National Museum of Decorative Arts in Trondheim

2012     Akershus Kunstsenter to Den Kulturelle Spaserstokken

2008     Innkjøpsfondet, The West Norway Museum of Decorative Arts and 

             National Museum of Decorative Arts in Trondheim

2006     Haugaland District Psychiatric, Haugesund

2005    The West Norway Museum of Decorative Arts

2003    The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs «Trolls - Figures in Norwegian

             contemporary ceramics»    

       

Public commitions

2015     Ladesletta Kindergarden, Trondheim

2012     SUB-lugar, Stokkøya Sjøsenter 

2011     Klukhagan kindergarden, Hamar

2009     Nes children's school, Ringsaker 

2008     Skotbu kindergarden and school, Ski 

Grants

2017    Work grant, Kunsthåndtverkernes Fond, 3 years

2016    Exhibition grant, Norwegian Crafts («Free play»)

2016    Exhibition grant,  Arts Council Norway («I Want To Know…»)  

2012    Work Grant from Arts Council Norway, 3 years

2010    Travel Grant,  Norwegian Crafts

2009    Material Grant, Arts Council Norway

200      Etablering

2005    Exhibition Grant, Arts Council Norway

2005    Work Grant for younger artists,  Arts Council Norway, 1 year

2003    Work Grant for younger artists , Arts Council Norway, 2 years

Other

2016    Firing-Up pilot 

2015-2018  «Rart er fint!» a sculptural animation workshop, Den Kulturelle Skolesekken

2014-2015  «Si det!» a sculptural animation workshop, Den Kulturelle Skolesekken

2012-2013  Invited guest artist at the ceramic department, Oslo National Academy of the Arts

2007    External censor  Bachelor Ceramics, Oslo National Academy of the Arts

2007    Guest teacher Ceramic Art, Oslo National Academy of the Arts

2005    Workshop for children, The National Museum of Decorative Arts and Design