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

Rector at Bergen Academy of Art and Design (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 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

1981-1982   Evening Course in Journalism at Norsk Korrespondanseskole

2003   The Norwegian Association of Higher Education Institutions: Leadership course for rectors in higher education

ARTISTIC WORK

1975–   Frysja Art Centre Oslo, and in Bergen

FACULTY OF FINE ART, MUSIC AND DESIGN; UNIVERSITY OF BERGEN

2017-   Senior adviser part time on research issues

BERGEN ACADEMY OF ART AND DESIGN (KHiB)

2014-   Senior adviser part time on the process merging with the University of Bergen

2012-2013   Senior adviser 20 % on accreditation issues

2002-2010   Rector

1998-2002   Pro Rector

1994-2002   Professor in Ceramics

1998-2010   Member and later head of KHiB Committee for Artistic Research

 

OSLO NATIONAL ACADEMY OF THE ARTS (KHiO)

2012-2014   Senior adviser 20 %, artistic research and accreditation issues

 

NORWEGIAN ARTISTIC RESEARCH PROGRAMME

2011–2015   Co-responsible for annual Supervisors' Seminar

2003–2014   Member of the Steering Committee

1999-2000   Chair of committee preparing to establish the programme

 

ARTISTIC RESEARCH PROJECTS

2014-2015   Adviser for the project INTERIMP at the Norwegian Academy of Music

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

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

2017, 2016, 2015, 2012, 2003, 2000, 90, 89, 84   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

2005   Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts: Honorary Award

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

2017   Gallery Format, Oslo

2016   Ann Linnemann Gallery, Copenhagen

2015   KRAFT, Bergen

2014   Hå gamle prestegård, South West of Norway

2013   Gallery Format, Bergen

2013   Rom8, Bergen

2012   Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo

2005   Rackstadmuseet, Sweden

2003   RAM Gallery, Oslo   www.ramgalleri.no

1989, 84, 80   Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo

1989   National Museum of Decorative Arts, Trondheim

1989, 84   F15 Gallery

GROUP EXHIBITIONS, SELECTED

2017   Collect, London

2015   SOFA Chicago (with Gallery Format)

2013   Collect, London

2009   Vevring Exhibition

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

1999   Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo

1999   Norwegian Contemporary Ceramics, Amsterdam

1998   Tendencies, F15 Gallery

1996   Ceramic Art Exhibition, Perugia

1995-1996   Treklang, travelling exhibition North Norway

1994   Artists’ House, Gvarv Telemark

1994   Olympia Collection, Lillehammer

1990   Norwegian Ceramics 1940–1990, Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Oslo

1990   Ukraina – Norge, a Developing Tradition, Norsk Folkemuseum

1990   Hordaland Art Centre

1990   6 sider av samme sak, RAM Gallery, Oslo

1984   Norway Now, travelling exhibition England

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

JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2016   Pottery is back Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo

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

1991   Krysspunkt, Henie Onstad Art Centre

1989   Bruk i fokus, Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Oslo

1983, 81   Regional exhibitions Norwegian Crafts/Oslo

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

Public Art Norway (now KORO)

1994   Asker and Bærum District Court

1993   Kongsberg Engineering University College

1990   Bergen Prison

1985   Sessvollmoen Military Camp

1985   Norwegian Embassy Riyadh

Art Council Norway

1992   Tingvang, Øystre Slidre Municipality

Local Commissions

1993   Vinjehuset

1992   Bodø Culture House

Private Commissions

1991   Renaissance 7 (cruise boat)

1989   Den Norske Creditbank

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  Initiative to establish Kunsthåndverk

1979-1987   Member of Editorial Board, co-author of many texts

TEXTS BY MALTERUD

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  "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

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

BOARDS AND COMMITTEES

2016– Board Borealis, Bergen

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

2013–2017   Fund Board, Norwegian Association for Arts and Crafts. Chair from 2015

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

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

EXPERT WORK, HIGHER ART EDUCATION

2016  Oslo National Academy of the Arts: applications for professor in 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 in ceramics, focus on exhibition production

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

2013   HDK, Gothenburg University, evaluation professorship

2012  Oslo National Academy of the Arts: applications for professor in 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 art, crafts and design and photography

2010   HDK, Gothenburg University: External evaluation of doctorate applications

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

2009   The Swedish Research Council: establishing artistic doctorate degree

2008   Konstfack, Stockholm: applications for professor in ceramics

2008   Burg Giebichenstein, Halle, Tyskland: application for professor in ceramics

2006–2007   Swedish National Agency for Higher Education: Evaluation and master accreditation, higher design educations

2000   Oslo National Academy of the Arts: applications for assistant/associate professor in ceramics

1996–1997   Konstfack, Stockholm: external evaluation of the Institute of Ceramics and Glass

1994   Konstfack, Stockholm: applications for professor in ceramics

EXTERNAL EXAMINER HIGHER ART EDUCATION

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

CONSULTANT  AND JURY (public art commissions)

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

1993   Public Art Norway: Jury for competition Værnes Airport