Magnhild Øen Nordahl

CV Magnhild Øen Nordahl

1985 born in Ulsteinvik Norway, lives and works in Bergen Norway


2018-2022 Artistic Research PhD, Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design, University of Bergen, Norway

2013-2014 Cross scientific neurology course «Culture and Health», Karolinska Instituttet, Sweden

2012-2014 Master in fine arts, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm Sweden

2007-2010 Bachelor in fine arts, KHIB/National Academy of the Arts, Bergen Norway

2005-2007 KIB art school, Bergen Norway


2022 The Machine is Us, The Munch Museum, Oslo Norway (group)

2022 Spor, Sunnfjord Kunstlag, Førde Norway (group)

2022 Oppløyste Abstraksjonar, Oseana Kunst og Kultursenter/Entrée, Os Norway (solo)

2022 The Extraordinairies, Sogn og Fjordane Art Museum, Førde Norway (group)

2022 Open Studio, Entrée, Bergen Norway (solo)

2021 But first the good news, KODE Art Museum, Bergen Norway (group)

2021 Galleri 4ire, KMD student gallery at KODE Art Museum, Bergen Norway (group)

2020 Unfolding Questions, Codes and Contours, Tromsø Kunstforening, Tromsø Norway, (group)

2020 Constructing Structures, Coast Contemporary, Oslo Norway (group)

2020 Holder, Tag Team Gallery, Bergen Norway (solo)

2020 Berg, Nordahl, Unstad, CM7 Bergen Norway (group)

2019 Hyperobjects, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, US (group)

2019 Vevringutstillinga, Vevring, Norway (group)

2019 Salt Form, Latitudes Art Fair, Johannesburg, South Africa (group)

2019 Two Ducks Do Not Make a Duck, Banff Center for Arts and Creativity, Project Space, Banff Canada (group)

2018 Framework, Maki Fine Art, Tokyo Japan (group)

2018 Event Collider, Grand Palais, Bern, Switzerland (in collaboration with Cameron MacLeod)

2018 Frisbeeperspektivet, Sogn og Fjordane Art Museum, Førde Norway (solo)

2016 Plexus, DNA Art Space, London, Canada (in collaboration with Tegan Moore)
2016 Standard Primitives, Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen Norge (solo)

2016 Mens et Manus, Skånes Konstförening, Malmö Sweden (group)

2016 Make Default, Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen Norway (group)

2016 TBA, Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen Norway (solo)

2016 NN-A NN-A NN-A, Stavanger Art Museum, Stavanger Norway (group)

2015 Art belongs to those who see it, Sculpture Biennial at the Vigeland Museum, Oslo Norway (group)

2015 Occupational Knots, Stavanger Kunsthall, Stavanger Norway (solo)

2015 Imagining Commons, VOLT, Puddefjorden Bergen Norway (group)

2015 Og de skal smi sine sverd om til hakker, Nils Aas Kunstverksted, Inderøy Norway (group)

2015 Juniutstillingen, Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo Norway (group)

2015 1 - 1, Stiftelsen 3,14, Bergen Norway (group)

2015 NN-A NN-A NN-A, Astrup Fearnley, Oslo Norway (group)

2014 Game of Life II, Kristiansand Kunsthall, Kristiansand Norge (group)

2014 Skjønne Sjeler, Seljord Kunstforening, Norge (group)

2014 Not Safe For Work, MA graduationshow for the Royal Institute of Art, Konstakademin, Stockholm Sweden (group)

2014 Soft Measures, WIELS Contemporary Arts Centre (Project room), Brussels Belgium (group)

2014 Occupational Knots, Galleri Mejan, Stockholm Sverige (solo)

2013 Performa 13 Biennial, New York USA (group)

2013 This House, Palais de Tokyo, Paris France (group)

2013 See-Saw II, Temporära Konsthallen, Stockholm Sweden (group)

2013 See-Saw, Verkstad, Norrköping Sweden (group)

2013 Chroma IV, Volt, Bergen Norway (group)

2013 Trialog, Platform Stockholm, Sweden (soloshow in collaboration with Omar E. Johnssen)

2012 Machine Worries, Machine Hearts, Blank Projects, Cape Town South Africa (group)

2012 Spatial Displacements, Tin Sheds Gallery, Collateral event to the Biennale of Sydney, Sydney Australia (group)

2012 Tag Team Studio, The Armory Show Annex ACE Hotel, New York USA (group)

2012 Solfestuka, Galleri Svalbard, Longyearbyen Spitsbergen (group)

2012 Statics, NO.5 Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen Norway (solo)

2011 Skulptur Bergen, Bergen Kjøtt, Bergen Norway (group)

2011 Få greie på, Milieu, Bern Switzerland (group)

2010 Velkommen til Damsgårdsundet,Tag Team Studio, Bergen Norway (solo)

2010 BA Degree Show, National Academy of the Arts, Bergen Kjøtt, Bergen Norway (group)

2010 Vestlandsutstillingen (annual regional exhibition), Kube, Ålesund Norway (group)

2009 White painted bricks, Die Fabrik, Burgdorf Switzerland (group)

2009 Kunst im Strauss - Jahresausstelung, Burgdorf Switzerland (group)

2009 2013, Bergen Norway (group)


2023 Public art commission for Vegvesenet to create a sculptural playground in Førde, Norway

2022 Curation of a live, public event program at Entrée Gallery including lectures, performances and workshops by N.Katrhine Hayles, Felipe R Pena, Patricia Sichmanova, Sidsel Christensen and Gabriele de Seta.

2020 CNC workshop/artist presentation with Verktøyskassen at Bergen Senter for Elektronisk Kunst

2020 What we learn how to see, performance reading at Oslo Artistic Research Week together with Ida Falck Øien, Petrine Vinje, Signe Becker

2019 Banff Center for Arts and Creativity thematic residency «Digital Promises»

2018 Organizer of Mad Mike Rocket building Workshop in the Aldea Metal Workshop

2017 Co-founder of Aldea arts organization

2016 Die Fabrik Artist Residency, Burgdorf Switzerland

2015 Public outdoor sculpture commissioned by Sogndal Municipality, Sogndal Norway

2015 Residency at Nordic Artist Centre Dale, Dale Norway

2011 Coordinator of Skulptur Bergen, Bergen Kjøtt, Bergen Norway

2010-2011 Organizer of independent artists book fair at Marked Kjøtt, Bergen Norway

2010 Die Fabrik Artist Residency, Burgdorf Switzerland