Tag Archives: Fairytale

Building a paper troll – the making of…

A short video of my process of building a trolls head. Advertisements

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Testing props

Because my abilities to do any big shoots are rather diminished due to my increasingly large baby bump, I’ve been focusing on making props and testing  them lately. I tested the first finished troll head the other night, looking at … Continue reading

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The importance of the unseen- on making things

Creating an artwork involves many processes, most of which remain unseen to the outside world of spectators and audiences. The translation of thoughts and ideas into something concrete and viewable (in one manner or other) is long, hard and necessary … Continue reading

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Pigs, Pancakes and Passion Plays- The one that went away

So, most Norwegians are familiar with the fairytale about the pancake who ran away from a hungry family, and after rolling past a few animals that wanted to eat him got eaten by a pig that offered to help the … Continue reading

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A Tail of Transformation II

I’ll be showing this image at this years ScanArt exhibition in Melbourne in September-October. ScanArt is a juried exhibition that showcases Scandinavian art and design. The official exhibition opening is Friday September 30th. More details to come soon. I thought … Continue reading

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A Tail of Transformation *

A couple of months back now I organized to have a shoot at Hanging Rock in Victoria, Australia. Hanging Rock was made famous first through Joan Lindsay’s book Picnic at Hanging Rock , then later by Peter Weir’s film which … Continue reading

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Some thoughts on visualizing displacement and the status quo.

The feeling of being out of place, or displaced, is something that seems to stay relevant as a theme to artists and artists’ expressions in one way or another. Wether it be displacement around the idea of home and place, … Continue reading

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