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Kristine Halmrast (b. 1982), is a Norwegian visual artist, based in Oslo.

Education

2009 - 2011 Master Degree in Fine Arts, National Academy of the Arts (KhiB) - Bergen, Norway.

2006 - 2009 Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts, National Academy of the Arts (KhiB) – Bergen, Norway.

2008 Exchange Student at Weißensee Kunsthochschule - Berlin, Germany.

2004-2006 Foundation year at art school Einar Granum Kunstfagskole - Oslo, Norway.

Grants

2018 Establishing grant - Oslo Municipality (Oslo Kommune).

2017 1 year grant - Norwegian Visual Artists Association (NBK).

2017 Project support, video piece: “Kim & the ballot”. - Norwegian Visual Artists Association (NBK).

2014-2016 3 year grant - Norwegian State Grant for Artists (Statens Kunstnerstipend).

2015 Residency at Hangar Art Center in Barcelona.

2013 1 year grant - Norwegian Visual Artists Association (NBK).

2013 Project support, video piece: “The Location of Sleep”. - Arts Council Norway (Norsk Kulturråd).

2012 Project support, video piece: “The Soliloquist”. - Arts Council Norway (Norsk Kulturråd).

2010 Artist grant - County of Oppland (Oppland Fylkeskommune).

Exhibitions 2018

Group Fotografia Europea 2018: Revolution, Upheavals, Changes, Utopias. Chiesa dei Santi Carlo e Agata - Reggio Emilia, Italy.

“Kim & the ballot” - video / animation.

Group Ani Video Art. Oslo Prosjektrom - Oslo, Norway.

“Kim & the ballot” - video / animation.

Group Oslo Open. Open studio at Kabelgaten 1 - Oslo, Norway.

Exhibitions 2017

Duo Grønske. With Kirsty Kross. Tenthaus - Oslo, Norway.

“Kim & the ballot” - video / digital animation.

“Gaddafi & sons” - analogue b/w photo, hand coloured.

Group Innan luften går ur. Contemporary Art Festival - Hagfors, Sweden.

“Plastic Smoke” - video.

Exhibitions 2015

Duo With Mattias Härenstam. Oppland Kunstsenter - Lillehammer, Norway.

“The Location of Sleep” and “The Soliloquist” - video.

Solo Like Pinning Jelly to the Wall. Trondheim Kunstmuseum - Trondheim, Norway.

Curator: Rake Visingsrom / Charlotte Rostad and Trygve Ohren.

“The Location of Sleep” and “The Soliloquist” - video.

Exhibitions 2014

Group Byflimmer. Fotogalleriet - Oslo, Norway.

Curator: Iselin Linstad Hauge.

The Location of Sleep” - video.

Exhibitions 2013

Group I Skyggen av Munch. - Kragerø, Norway.

Site specific and temporary exhibition in public space and symposium, in Munch's footsteps. Edvard Munch 150th year anniversary.

Curator: Ane Sagatun.

“The Location of Sleep” - video installation.

Screening Art Video Exchange. 700IS Reindeerland - Reykjavík, Iceland.

“Such Old Friends, So Much Time” - video.

Exhibitions 2012

Solo Small Projects - Tromsø, Norway.

“The Soliloquist” and “The Liarbird” - video.

Group ++, Black Box Theater - Oslo, Norway.

“The Liarbird” - video.

Screening Oslo Screen Festival. Cinemateket - Oslo, Norway.

“Such Old Friends, So Much Time” - video.

Screening Small Projects - Tromsø, Norway.

“Such Old Friends, So Much Time” - video.

Screening Supermarket - Stockholm, Sweden (represented by Small Projects).

“Such Old Friends, So Much Time” - video.

Exhibitions 2011

Screening Art Video Exchange. Atopia - Oslo, Norway.

“Such Old Friends, So Much Time” - video.

Group Åpen Kunsthall. Oslo Kunsthall - Oslo, Norway.

“One as Two II” - video.

Group Kunstfestivalen Glass 2011. Drengestua - Gjøvik, Norway.

“One as Two II” - video.

Group Pines and Powerlines. MA show at Bergen Kunsthall - Bergen, Norway.

“Such Old Friends, So Much Time” - video.

Exhibitions 2010

Group Høstutstillingen. Kunstnernes Hus - Oslo, Norway.

“Dybbuk” - video.


Group It´s hard to keep a white shirt clean. Rom 8 - Bergen, Norway.

“One as two” - video.

Exhibitions 2009

Screening Monitor. Landmark - Bergen, Norway.

“Dybbuk” - video.

Group Kino Kino - Sandnes, Norway.

“Dybbuk” - video.

Public Art Commission

2007 - 2008 Nye Aker Sykehus (University Hospital) - Lillestrøm, Norway.

Sculpture, bronze and steel. In collaboration with Janna Thöle-Juul and Mikkel Rasmussen Hoffplass.

Project leader: Claes Söderquist.

Photographer

2015 Film photographer for documentary on film censorship and freedom of speech for LGBT in India.

Shot under the Mumbai premiere of the feature film: “Life is a moment”, The Hungry Hearts / Blylaget Film / Bollywood.

2015 Photographer for Cecilie Bjørgås Jordheim: “The world is a stave”, Kunstmuseet Nord-Trøndelag - Norway.

2015 Photographer for Catalina del Cid: “Uniforme del Servicio Domestico”, performance outside of Sagrada Familia - Barcelona, Spain.

2015 Photographer for Bea Stach: “The Language of Dust”, Goethe institute - Barcelona, Spain.

2014 Photographer for The Hungry Hearts / Blylaget Film / Bollywood, at the film premiere of: “Life is a moment”. Opera House - Oslo, Norway.

2014 Photographer for Bunnyhead Productions / Øystein Johansen: “Dahmer Syndrome”. Performed at Black Box Theatre - Oslo, Norway.

2013 Photographer for Bunnyhead Productions / Øystein Johansen: “A Thing of Beauty”. Performed at Black Box Theatre - Oslo, Norway.

2012 Photographer for The Great Pretenders / Øystein Johansen: “Ekspedisjon”. Performed at Otta Kulturhus - Otta, Norway.


Teacher

2012 - 2018 Teacher, annually 1 month video workshop at the art school: Kunstskolen i Bergen (KiB - Norway).


Moderator

2017 - 2018 Video program at Høstutstillingen, annually art exhibition at Kunstnernes Hus / House of artists, Oslo – Norway.


Guide

2012 – 2014 Guide at Høstutstillingen, annually art exhibition at Kunstnernes Hus / House of artists, Oslo – Norway.