Nina Malterud (b. 1951) has been working as a ceramic artist since 1975, in Oslo and later in Bergen.

Rector at Bergen National Academy of the Arts (KHiB) 2002-2010 and Professor in Ceramics at KHiB 1994-2002. Responsible for the conference and publication series Sensuous Knowledge at KHiB 2004-2009.

Member of the Steering Committee of the Norwegian Programme for Artistic Research 2003-2014.

Engaged part time as Senior Adviser, mainly on artistic research and accreditation issues, at Bergen Academy of Art and Design and Oslo National Academy of the Arts from 2012, and from 2017 at Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design at the University of Bergen, where the former KHiB now is located.

For more information, see CV below.

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

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Born in Oslo 1951

EDUCATION

1971–1974   Ceramics at National College of Art and Design (SHKS), Oslo

1974–1975   Assistant for ceramic artist Lisbet Dæhlin

COURSES AND WORKSHOPS (selected)

2003   The Norwegian Association of Higher Education (UHR): leadership programme for rectors in higher education

1997   Hallsberg Brick Factory, Sweden: Pots around town - an experiment in large scale 3 weeks' workshop (leader: Gertrud Båge)

1997   Ringebu, Norway: Large Scale, 2 weeks workshop (leader: Torbjørn Kvasbø)

1989   Kyrkerud folkhögskola, Sweden: Clay and Fire, 2 weeks workshop

ARTISTIC WORK

1975–   Frysja Art Centre Oslo, and in Bergen

BERGEN NATIONAL ACADEMY OF THE ARTS (KHiB), from 2012 BEGEN ACADEMY OF ART AND DESIGN, from 2017 part of FACULTY OF FINE ART, MUSIC AND DESIGN (KMD), UNIVERSITETY OF BERGEN

2012-     Senior adviser part time, from 2018 40%

2002-2010   Rector

1998-2002   Pro Rector

1994-2002   Professor in Ceramics

 

OSLO NATIONAL ACADEMY OF THE ARTS (KHiO)

2012-2014   Senior adviser 20 %

NORWEGIAN ARTISTIC RESEARCH PROGRAMME (NARP)

2003–2014   Member of the Steering Committee

1999-2000   Chair of the national committee developing the programme proposal

ARTISTIC RESEARCH PROJECTS

2014-2015   Adviser for the project INTERIMP at the Norwegian Academy of Music, supported by NARP

2004-2009   Responsible for Sensuous Knowledge, annual conferences and publication series, supported by the Research Council of Norway

2002   something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, publication, Bergen National Academy of the Arts

2002   Project leader at KHiB in Burning Point Bergen, Ceramics 1950-2000, publication, film, exhibition and seminar by Bergen National Academy of the Arts and The West Norway Museum of Decorative Art

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

2018, 17, 16, 15, 12, 03, 00, 1990, 1989, 1984   Museums of Decorative Art in Oslo, Bergen and Trondheim

2003   The Art Museum of Northern Norway

2003   Drammens Museum

2000, 89, 88, 84, 83, 80, 78   Arts Council Norway

1991   Østfold County

1990   Sogn and Fjordane County Gallery

1984, 83, 80  Riksgalleriet

1981   City of Oslo Art Collections

PRIZES AND GRANTS

2017, 14   Regional Exibition Grant

2005   Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts: Honorary Award

1994-2018   Government Guarantee Income for Artists (later: Grant for Senior Artists)

1989   Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts: Grant

1992, 85   Government’s Travel Grant

1985   Houen’s Foundation Grant

1979-1981   Government’s Work Grant

1978   Government’s Materials Grant

SOLO EXHIBITIONS, SELECTED

2018   CLAY IN THE BANK, Kunstbanken Hamar, Norway (with Elisa Helland-Hansen, Elisabeth v. Krogh and Beth Wyller)

2018   Out There, KRAFT, Bergen

2017  tablet, eye, skin, Galleri Format, Oslo

2016   Ann Linnemann Gallery, Copenhagen (with Gunhild Rudjord)

2015   KRAFT, Bergen

2014   Hå gamle prestegard, Norway (with Beth Wyller)

2013   Galleri Format, Bergen

2013   Rom8, Bergen

2012, 1989, 80   Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo

2005   Rackstadmuseet, Sweden (with Gertrud Båge and Margon Lindberg)

2003   RAM Gallery, Oslo   www.ramgalleri.no

1989   National Museum of Decorative Arts, Trondheim (with Lisbet Dæhlin and Beth Wyller)

1994  Kunstnerhuset Gvarv, Norway (with Hanne Borchgrevink)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS, SELECTED

2003   Burning Point Bergen, The West Norway Museum of Decorative Arts, Bergen

2002   Keramik aus Norwegen, Galerie Handwerk, München

2000   Flyvende tallerkner og andre fat, Bomuldsfabriken, Arendal (curated by Harald Solberg)

1999   Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo

1999   Norwegian Contemporary Ceramics, Amsterdam (curated by Torbjørn Kvasbø)

1998, 85, 84, 80   Tendenser, Galleri F15, Moss, Norway

1996   Ceramic Art Exhibition, Perugia (curated by Nino Caruso/Torbjørn Kvasbø)

1995-1996   Treklang, travelling exhibition North Norway

1994   Olympia Collection, Lillehammer

1990   Oslo International Ceramic Symposium (OICS): Norwegian Ceramics 1940–1990, Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Oslo

1990   OICS: Ukraina – Norway, a Developing Tradition, Norwegian Museum of Cultural History

1990   Hordaland Art Centre (with Lisbet Dæhlin and Beth Wyller)

1990   Seks sider av samme tid, RAM Gallery, Oslo (with Finn Alsos, Lisbet Dæhlin, Elisabeth v. Krogh, Søren Ubisch and Beth Wyller)

1984   Norway Now, touring exhibition Englan (curated by Galleri F15)d

1983   Frysja på by’n, Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Oslo

JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2018   European Ceramic Context, Bornholm

2017   Annual exhibition Kunsthåndverk 2017, Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts

2016   Pottery is back Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo (curated by Gertrud Steinsvåg)

2014   Annual exhibition Craft 2014, Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts

2003   Ceramic Triennale, The Vigeland Museum, Oslo

2000 and every year 1975–1993 Annual exhibition Craft, Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts

INTERNATIONAL ART FAIRS

2018   Collect, London, with Galleri Format

2017   Collect, London, with Galleri Format

2015   SOFA Chicago, with Galleri Format

2013   Collect, London, with Gallery Kunst1

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS (selected)

Public Art Norway (now KORO)

1994   Asker and Bærum District Court, Norway

1993   Kongsberg Engineering University College, Norway

1990   Bergen Prison, Norway

1985   Sessvollmoen Military Camp, Norway

1985   Norwegian Embassy Riyadh

1981   University of Tromsø, Norway

Art Council Norway

1992   Tingvang, Øystre Slidre Municipality, Norway

Other Commissions

1994   The Olympic Collection (LOOC), Lillehammer, Norway

1991   Renaissance Cruises (Fearnley Eger)

1989   Den Norske Creditbank

1987   Frienda of the Museum of Decorative Art and Design, Oslo

CONSULTANT AND JURY (public art commissions/architecture)

2004-2005   Statsbygg: Jury for competition new building Bergen National Academy of the Arts

1997–1999   Public Art Norway: Consultant for commissions Skjold Church, Bergen (with Arne Ingvaldsen)

1993   Public Art Norway: Jury for competition Værnes Airport

TEXTS ABOUT MALTERUD

2015  Studio Visit: Nina Malterud, Ceramics Monthly June 2015 issue, p. 28-31

2015   Interview with Malterud, www.visp.no April 2015

2014   Interview with Malterud, www.kaolin.org (China)

2014   Sigrun Hodne: ”Zen og kunsten å gjenskape en vaskebøtte”, Kunsthåndverk nr. 4 2014, p. 49

2012   Jan Kokkin: ”Fullendt spagatøvelse”, Kunsthåndverk nr. 4 2012, p. 44

2004   Jorunn Veiteberg: ”Something old, something new…”, Keramik Magazin nr 2 2004, Frechen, Germany, p. 17-21

2004   Lars Elton: ”Fra romantikk til system”, Kunsthåndverk nr. 1 2004, p. 43

2003   Jorunn Veiteberg: ”In a Conversation about Function”, Ceramic Art and Perception nr 53, Sydney, Australia, p. 66

2002   Jorunn Veiteberg: “Comments on a Conversation about Function“, Åsmund Thorkildsen: “ Un-use - Consumption“, something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, Bergen National Academy of the Arts  

2002   Nina Stang: ”Godt håndlag”, Bonytt nr. 3 2002, p. 140-142

1999   Jorunn Veiteberg, catalogue Norwegian Contemporary Ceramics, Amsterdam, p. 34

1998   ”Man må kunne tåle det usikre”, interview by Jorunn Veiteberg, Kunsthåndverk nr. 1 1998 p. 18-20

1996   Television interview by Erling Lægreid, NRK 1

1990   Randi Gaustad/Gunnar Danbolt: Norsk Samtidskeramikk, Dreyers Forlag A/S, Oslo, p. 35

1989   Jan Lauritz Opstad: En ny bevissthet, C. Huitfeldt Forlag A/S, Oslo. Photos p. 10 and 64, text p. 64, 104, 105 and 106

1988   Fredrik Wildhagen: Norge i form, J.M. Stenersens Forlag, Oslo, p. 180

JOURNAL KUNSTHÅNDVERK

1979-1987   Initiator, member of Editorial Board, co-author of many texts

TEXTS BY MALTERUD

2018   ”Finn Erik Alsos' minnepris”, Kunsthåndverk nr. 3 2018

2017  "Artistic Freedom and Public Responsibility: My Time as Rector", 245 years Art and Design Education in Bergen, Universitety of Bergen, Fakulty of Fine Art, Music and Design

2017  "Noen sirklinger rundt kunst og kvalitet", Arts Council Norway project Kunst, kultur og kvalitet

2017   ”tablet, eye, skin”, catalogue for solo exhibition at Galleri Format

2016  "The Art University - a space for negotiating and sharing", Vetenskapsrådet's artistic research yearbook, Sweden

2015  "Ingen A4-utstilling, akkurat", review of KJENT UKJENT, Kunsthåndverk nr 4 2015, p. 12

2015  "Forbi - eller fast i glasuren", review of Beyond G(l)aze, Kunsthåndverk nr 1 2015, p. 45

2013  "Supervisors' Support - Some Specific Challenges", paper SHARE Handbook for Artistic Research Education, ELIA Read more (www)>

2013  ”It’s not where you take things from - it’s where you take them to”, text for Ingrid Aarset exhibition catalogue

2012   ”QUIET”, folder for solo exhibition at Kunstnerforbundet

2012  "Artistic research - necessary and challenging", InFormation 1/2012, Oslo and Akershus University College

2011   ”Not Just a Cup”, catalogue Elisa Helland-Hansen, Bergen

2010   Siri Brekke, Liv Midbøe, Kristine Thenman, catalogue Arvika Konsthall

2009   ”Can you make Art without Research”, Art and Artistic Research, Zürich Univ. of the Arts, p. 24-29

2005    ”… som å legge en tiger mellom to glassplater …”, catalogue Gro Jessen, Oslo

2003   ”Lisbet Dæhlin”, Kunsthåndverk nr. 3 2003, p. 18-19

2002   ” Education in the ceramic arts – wood firing or intellectual enterprise?”, Burning Point Bergen, Bergen National Academy of the Arts/The West Norway Museum of Decorative Art, Bergen, p. 44-53

2002   ”The bowl and the surface are absolute”, “Use and Art”, something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, Bergen National Academy of the Arts

2001   ”As times go by – the years 1971-2001 seen in retrospect”, Kunsthåndverk nr. 1-2 2001, p. 20-29

2001   ”Mental and Material”, catalogue Gunilla Åkesson, Bergen

2001   ”Gunilla Maria Åkesson: Geist und Materie”, Neue Keramik nr 11 2002, Berlin, p. 656

2000   ”Om å trene på frihet”, graduate catalogue Take Off, Bergen National Academy of the Arts

1999   ”Være eller ikke være på kunstscenen”, Kunsthåndverk nr. 2 1999, p. 31

1998   ”Jord og luft i rom og tid”, about Helene Kortner and Margon Lindberg, catalogue 4 fra Norden, Sørlandet Art Museum, Kristiansand

1991   Om eget arbeid, Kunsthåndverk nr. 40 1991, p. 28-29

1987   ”Mot til å skape”, Kunsthåndverk nr. 26-27 1987, p. 12-14

1986   ”Du får ikke mer ut av hornet enn det du putter inn”, Kunsthåndverk nr. 23 1986, p.26

1984   ”Bare en kopp?”, Kunsthåndverk nr. 13 1984, p. 10-11

LECTURES AND PRESENTATIONS (selected)

2018   Presentation at Arts Council Norway's yearly conference

2016   The Art University - a space for negotiating and sharing, Vetenskapsrådet's symposium on aristic research, Sweden

2012-   Several lectures on artistic research in Norway, in higher education institutions

2012   Kunstnerisk utviklingsarbeid (konstnärlig forskning) i norsk kunstutdanning, conference Gustavsbergs Konsthall, Sweden

2012   Supervisors’ Support in Artistic Research Doctoral Programmes, workshop SHARE London

2011   Ceramic Visions for the Future, seminar Visual Art, Oslo National Academy of the Arts

2009   Materiale og konsept, seminar Rogaland Art Centre, org. by Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts West Norway

2009   Can you make Art without Research, conference Zürich Hochschule der Künste

2009   Kunstnerisk utviklingsarbeid og forskning - Utfordringer og muligheter, staff seminar Visual Art, Oslo National Academy of the Arts

2008   Kunstnerisk utviklingsarbeid og kunstfaglig forskning – status og utfordringer, staff seminar Grieg Academy, University of Bergen

2007   Kunstutdanning i dag – utfordring og muligheter, staff seminar Norwegian Academy of Music

2005  Culture, Curriculum and Quality – Challenging the Frames of Tradition and Innovation, Biennial Conference European League for Institutes of the Arts, Luzern

2004   Keynote: Why Sensuous Knowledge Make Sense, Sensuous Knowledge, Bergen National Academy of the Arts

TEACHING/SUPERVISION HIGHER ART EDUCATION (BA, MA and Ph.D. level)

2018, 17   Key note at Research School seminar 1, organised by NARP

2014-2019 Main supervisor artistic Ph.D. candidate, Oslo National Academy of the Arts

2011–2015  Responsible for yearly Supervisor's Seminar, NARP (with Ivar Frounberg)

1994-2002   Professorin ceramics at KHiB, including leading the department, supervision MA and BA level, cooperation with other departments, artistic research

1990-1991  A few courses at Oslo National Academy of the Arts, ceramics

EXTERNAL EXAMINER HIGHER ART EDUCATION

2017   Chair of assessment committee Ph.D. level, Oslo National Academy of the Arts

2016  Opponent last seminar Ph.D. candidate, HDK Gothenburg University

2015   Opponent 80% seminar Ph.D. candidate, Konstfack, Stockholm

2015   Opponent 80% seminar Ph.D. candidate HDK, Gothenburg University

2007, 02, 00, 1999. 98  Graduate exam Ceramics and Glass, Konstfack, Stockholm

2002, 1999, 98, 97  Graduate exam ceramics, HDK, Gothenburg University

1992, 90   Graduate exam ceramics, Bergen School of Applied Arts

1990   Undergraduate exam ceramics, National College of Art and Design, Oslo

EXPERT WORK/PEER REVIEW HIGHER ART EDUCATION

2018   Stockholm University of the Arts: Applications for professor/vise dean

2018  Oslo National Academy of the Arts: Evaluation professor

2016   Oslo National Academy of the Arts: Applications for professor/associate professor ceramics

2015   Bergen Academy of Art and Design: Evaluation professor

2015   University of Agder: Applications for professor/associate professor visual art

2014   Konstfack, Stockholm: Applications for professor ceramics, focus on exhibition

2013-2014   Swedish Higher Education Authority: Evaluation of higher design and craft educations, chair of committee

2013   HDK; Gothenburg University: Evaluation associate professor

2012   Oslo National Academy of the Arts: Applications professor/associate professor ceramics

2012   Swedish National Agency for Higher Education: Accreditation for artistic doctoral exam, Luleå University

2011  Swedish National Agency for Higher Education: Accreditation for artistic doctoral exam, Umeå University

2010-2011  Gothenburg University RED10: Chair of panel for evaluation of artistic research in fine arts, crafts and design and photography

2010   HDK, Gothenburg University: Ekstern vurdering av søknader doktorander

2009-2010  Swedish National Agency for Higher Education: Accreditation for artistic doctoral exam, Gothenburg and Lund University, The Swedish School of Textiles Borås

2009   Swedish Research Council: Accreditation of a national artistic doctorate research school

2008   Konstfack, Stockholm: Applications professor ceramics

2008   Burg Giebichenstein, Halle: Applications professor ceramics

2006-2007  Swedish National Agency for Higher Education: Evaluation and master accreditation higher design education

2000   Oslo National Academy of the Arts: Applications assistant professsor/associate professor ceramics

1996-1997  Konstfack, Stockholm: External evaluation of the Department of Ceramics and Glass

1994   Konstfack, Stockholm: Applications for professor ceramics

BOARDS AND COMMITTEES

2016–2019 Board Borealis, Bergen

2013–2019   Fund Board, Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts. Chair from 2015

2004–2005   Board of The Foundation for Design and Architecture in Norway

1998–2000   Board of Stiftelsen Kulturhuset USF, Bergen

1993-1997   Committee for Fine Art and Crafts, Arts Council Norway

1995–1997   Steering Committee for Etterutdanning for kunstnere

1989–1991   Committee for Craft Art, Kunstnerforbundet

1980–1981   Collecting Committee for Craft Art, Arts Council Norway

1976–1979   Board of Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts - Formidlingssentralen

1976–1978   Board of Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts

REPORTS

2017  The Norwegian Association of Higher Education Institutions (UHR): Changing yhe guidelines for Ph.D. as a result of the new established Ph.D. in artistic research (chair of working group)

2016   National Council for Artistic Research, The Norwegian Association of Higher Education Institutions (UHR): Research and Development in the Arts (chair of working group)

2011   The Norwegian Association of Higher Education Institutions (UHR): Én ph.d.grad for fremtidens behov?

2006–2007   The Norwegian Association of Higher Education Institutions (UHR): Vekt på kunst – discussing potential result based financing of artistic research