Vilde Salhus Røed (b. 1981, Bergen, Norway)
Visual artist, lives and works in Bergen
Education  
   
2011 - 2012 Philosophy, The University of Oslo
2006 - 2008
MFA, Bergen National Academy of the Arts
2007 spring
Kunsthochschule Berlin Weissensee (Erasmus guest student)
2005 - 2006, 2011 - 2012 Philosophy of Aesthetics, Art Criticism and Theater Theory, The University of Bergen and Oslo
2002 - 2005 BFA, Photography Department, Bergen National Academy of the Arts
2001 - 2002 Fatamorgana, The Danish School of Art Photography
   
   
Solo exhibitions/projects  
   
2017 Ord bilder tanker objekter / Words Images Thoughts Objects, project for The Library at Bergen Academy of Art and Design, Bergen (NO)
2016 After The Masters, Galleri Norske Grafikere, Oslo (NO)
2014 After The Masters, Trykkeriet - Center for contemporary printmaking, Bergen (NO)
  For the Sake of Colour, Preus museum, Horten (NO)
2013 For the Sake of Colour, Entrée, Bergen (NO)
2007 If, then, Project space, Bergen National Academy of the Arts (NO)
   
   
Group exhibitions  
   
2016 Sakte Bilder, Lillehammer Art Museum (NO)
2015 Naturally Visible, duo show with Johanna von Monkiewitcsh, Galerie Jette Rudolph, Berlin (DE)
  Gallery Entrée at NADA - The New Art Dealers Alliance Fair, New York (US)
  For the Sake of Colour, Nordic Light Photo Festival, Kristiansund (NO)
  Past Continous in a Conditional Present, duo show with Magnhild Øen Nordahl, curated by Adriana Alves, Stiftelsen 3,14, Bergen (NO)
2014 Vårutstillingen / The Spring Exhibition 2014, Bodø kunstforening (NO)
  Vårutstillingen / The Spring Exhibition 2014, Trondhjems kunstforening (NO)
  Vårutstillingen / The Spring Exhibition 2014, Fotogalleriet, Oslo (NO)
  Time Place Light Smell, by Curatron, Platform Stockholm (SE)
2012 Photography's day, juried exhibition, Preus museum, Horten (NO)
  Prøverommet, at Bergen Ateliergruppe (NO)
2011 Screaming from the Mountain. Landscapes and Viewpoints, Sørlandets Kunstmuseum, Kristiansand (NO)
  The Spring Exhibition 2011, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen (DK)
2010 The Bergen Biennale II: The Next Genereation, The Woodmill, London (UK)
  BGO1, Bergen Art Museum (NO)
  The Bergen Biennale 2010, Landmark + Entrée (NO)
  The Drawing Department presents: Mirroring in black&white April 19th 2010, Borggården USF (NO)
2009 Salon Alvøen, Prosjekt Alvøen (NO)
  Summer of Production, c/o Visningsrommet USF, Visningsrommet USF (NO) ->
2008 A landing in a flight of stairs, Podium, Oslo (NO)
  400meterkunst, Voss (NO)
  Sildafabrikken presenterar, organised by Elisabeth Emmerhof, Sildafabrikken i Skånevik (NO)
  Tomorrow's Parties, graduationshow, Bergen Kunsthall (NO)
2007 Phonogamous, curated by Pedro Gómez-Egaña, Bergen National Academy of the Arts (NO)
  Zeichnung & Zeichen, Galerie Ackerstrasse 18, Berlin (DE)
  Tag der Offenen Tür, Kunsthochschule Weissensee, Berlin (DE)
  It’s like opening a door, Visningsrommet USF, Bergen (Germany)
2006 INDEX – Norwegian Contemporary Photography, XX Galerija i Panevezy (Lithuania)
2005 Spesialisert kunst, Gallery 3,14, Bergen (NO)
2004 It must have been love, Galleri Isotop, Bergen (NO)
  See You There, BIT Teatergarasjen, Bergen (NO)
  IKEA – the many people, Kvarteret, International Days, Bergen (NO)
2003 IKEA – the many people, Galleri Isotop, Bergen (NO)
  Mandala, with Verdensteateret, BIT Teatergarasjen, Bergen (NOy)
  Pennor, Galleri Fisk, Bergen (NO)
2002 Fatamorgana's Graduationshow, Møstingshus, København (DK)
  Foto X, Fotogalleriet, Lund (SE)
2001 Fatamorgana's Graduationshow, Galleri Krebsen, København (DK)
   
   
Comissions/Collections  
   
2014 - 2015 Temporary exhibition at Uni Rokkan Centre, Bergen (NO)
2014 Preus museum, Horten (NO)
  Bergen University College / KORO - Public Art Norway
  Trondheim Municipality, Lade Allé 80 nursing homes (NO)
2009 Comissioned work for Deloitte, Bergen, in their new offices (NO)
   
   
Publications  
   
2015 The International Difference, Stiftelsen 3,14, catalogue
  RAD #7: Norsk retorikk, artistic contribution in fanzine
  Nordic Light 2006 – 2015, Nordic Light International Festival of Photography, catalogue
  Entrée Retrospective ’12 ’13 ’14, Gallery Entrée, catalogue
2014 Vårutstillingen / The Spring Exhibition 2014, catalogue, Fotogalleriet
2011 Kunstjournalen B-post - Fortida nå! (Bergen), artistic contribution ->
2010 Gandt 1: The No_Way Issue, Gandt (London/Bergen), artistic contribution
2008 Oversettelser fra verden nær oss, catalogue, comissioned work for Deloitte, Deloitte (Bergen) 2008 ->
2008 Tomorrow's Parties, catalogue, Bergen National Academy of the Arts
2005 Heim Again. Identity, Ideology & Geography: content, ”De Många Människorna” (”The Many People”), Kunsthøgskolen i Bergen, aristict contribution
2002 Illustrations/photograpy in Norsklæraren. Tidsskrift for språk og litteratur, Nr. 4, 2002, 26. årgang, Landslaget for norskundervisning (LNU), artistic contribution/illustrations
   
   
Boards and positions  
   
2014 - Chairwoman, Bildende Kunstneres Forening Hordaland (BKFH)
2014 - Steering board, Hordaland Art Centre
2013 - 2015 Steering board, Vestlandsutstillingen
2012 Jury member, The 67th North Norwegian Art Exhibition (Nordnorsken)
2011 - 2014 Steering board, BKFH
2010 - 2012 Nomination board, Unge Kunstneres Samfund (UKS)
2010 - 2011 Steering board, Bergen Ateliergruppe
2010 - 2011 Deputy, BKFH
2008 - 2010 Chairwoman, Bergen Ateliergruppe
1999 - 2000 Secretary, Hurum film club
   
   
Grants and residencies  
   
2015 International support, OCA
  Project support, The Audio and Visual Fund
  Two years working grant, Norwegian Goverment Grants for Artists
2014 Project grant, Norwegian Arts Council
  Kulturstipend, Bergen Municipality
  Diversestipend, Norwegian Goverment Grants for Artists
2013 Mobility Support, Kulturkontakt Nord
  Project grant, Bergen Municipality
  Exhibition grant, Norwegian Photographic Fund
2012 Two years working grant for young artists, Norwegian Goverment Grants for Artists
2011, 2013 Exhibition grant for establishing artists, Norwegian Arts Council
2011 International support, OCA
2010 Artist in residence at Gandt, The Woodmill, London
  Grant, Billedkunstnernes Vederlagsfond, BKV
2009 Establishing grant, Bergen Municipality
2008 Grant (kunststudentstipend), Bildende Kunstneres Hjelpefond, BKFH
2006, 2010, 2014 Project support, International art and culture exchange, Bergen Municipality
2006 Project grant, Hordaland county
  Travel grant, Sleipnir, NIFCA
2001 Grant, Augusta Antoinette Mohrs Legat
   
   
Other  
   
2014 Temporary Artist in Residence Manager, USF Verftet / Bergen Municipality (August 2014 - March 2015)
2012 Virkelige og uvirkelige bilder (Real and unreal images), educational project, The Cultural Rucksack Program, Hordaland County
  Seminar presentation of The very first image of the true pole (...) at Fotografiets dag, Preus museum, Horten
  Seminar presentation of The very first image of the true pole (...) at Fikseringer, The National Library Norway
2010 Project manager, B-open 2010. Open studios in Bergen ->
  Co-initator, editor and organiser, Dokken Diskuterer: Bergensbiennalen ->
2009 Producer, "Object+Verbal", B-open seminar
2008 Co-initiator, Bergen Ateliergruppe
  Co-organisor, "Looking for Observation" (MA graduation seminar), Bryggens Museum, Natural History Museum and Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen
2006 - 2007 Reporter, culture editorial, Studentradioen i Bergen, SRiB
2004 - 2006 Exhibition responsible, Godt Brød 2 A/S
   
   
Reviews  
   
2014 The Artist of The Month: February - Vilde Salhus Røed, VISP - >
2013 En(to)trée. Vilde Salhus Røed: For the Sake of Colour, Natt & Dag, mai 2013, exhibition feature
2012 Kunstnarar auksjonerar - droppar gallerileddet, Bergens Tidende 14.09.2012, feature of self organised art auction
2011 Content, artist presentation, Kunstforum #3
  Se til fortiden for å se til nåtiden, kunstforum.no 26.07.2011, review of Screeming from the Mountain. Landscapes and Viewpoints
2010 Profil, artist presentation, Kunstforum #4
  Friday/Saturday/Sunday, ytter.no 26.11.2010, picture review of The Bergen Biennale II: The Next Generation
  Woodmill Days, ytter.no 19.11.2010, picture feature of The Bergen Biennale II: The Next Generation
  Ta biennalen og løp, kunstkritikk.no 19.11.2010, feature of The Bergen Biennale II: The Next Generation
  Inkluderende produksjonsvilkår, kunstforum.no 19.11.2010, interview for B-open 2010
2009 Bader i samtidskunst, Bergen Tidende 21.08.2009, review of Salon Alvøen
2008 Fest med alvorlige undertoner, Bergens Tidende 11.04.2008, review of Tomorrow's Parties
   
   
   
Member of  
Flaggfabrikken - Center for Photography and Contemporary Art, Bildende Kunstneres Forening Hordaland (BKFH), Norske Billedkunstnere (NBK), Unge Kunsteres Samfund (UKS) and Forbundet Frie Fotografer (FFF)