CV

Silje Bergsvik

Born: 1983, Bergen, Norway

Education:
2014: Enterprise and business for cultural industry, Bergen University College, Norway
2010-2011: Practical Pedagogic Education, Bergen National Academy of the Arts, Norway
2008-2010: MA, metal and jeweler art, Academy of art, Oslo, Norway
2007-2008: Graduating BA, metal and jeweler art, Academy of art, Oslo, Norway
2005-2006: Quaternitas, with prof. Manuel Vilhena, Alchimia, Florence, Italy
2004-2005: Specialization course 3, with prof. Manfred Bischoff, Alchimia, Florence, Italy
2003-2004: Advanced jewellery course 2, with prof. Manuel Vilhena, Alchimia, Florence,
Italy
2002-2003: General education, examen atrium, Laksevaag vg, Bergen, Norway
2002: Diploma in goldsmithing, Bergen Norway

Exhibitions:
2016 “IMPULSER”, Galleri Puls, Norheimsund, Norge
2016 ” A tribute to Manfred Bischoff”, 3 Stations, during Munich Jewellery Week,
Munich, Germany
2014 Christmas exhibition, Galleri Puls, Norheimsund, Norway
2012 Opening exhibition, Trykk:trykK and Frantz:Navle, Bergen, Norway
2012 “Kl!nk”, Boqu auf Croque, Munich, Germany
2012 ” Schmuck-Show 2012″, jewellery show, MaxmilianForum, Munich, Germany
2012 “Kl!nk:Norwegia”, Design Forum, Helsinki, Finland
2011 “Kl!nk jewellery”, Expo Arte, Oslo, Norway
2010 “Kl!nk Presentasjon”, Galleri Format, Bergen, Norway
2010 Kl!nk, Summer exhibition, Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo, Norway
2010 “Collective”, MA graduation show, KHIO, Galleri Format, Oslo, Norway
2010 “Kl!nk hedrer Rombeporfyr”, Prosjektrom Carl Berner. Oslo, Norway
2009 “Color”, Hothouse, KHIO, Oslo, Norway
2009 Glød, Voss, Norway
2009 Galleri NB8, Oslo, Norway
2009 TRIENNALE 08, SMYKKE, METALL OG TRE , Galleri NORSU, Helsinki, Finland
2008 Triennale 08, Materialtretthet, Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum, Norway
2008 “Material Works”, graduation show BA, KHIO, Punkt O, Moss, Norway
2008 Alchimia X, Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus, Hanau, Germany
2007 SOFA Chicago, The David Collection, Jennifer David, Chicago, USA
2007 “Wild & sexy”, Galerie Pilartz, Colone, Germany
2007 Cheongju International Craft Biennale 2007, Italian Pavilion, Corea
2007 SOFA NY, The David Collection, Jennifer David, New York, USA
2007 CraftBoston, Boston, USA
2007 “Twilight”, Idar-Oberstein, Germany, spring
2006 SOFA Chicago, The David Collection, Jennifer David, Chicago, USA
2006 ARTornamento, Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy
2006 SOFA NY, The David Collection, Jennifer David, New York, USA
2006 “ Twilight”, Barcelona, Spain, spring, Vienna, Austria, summer
2006 “ Jeden 12 ab 12 Uhr 2 aus 12 arbeiten”, Gallery Moha, Vienna, Austria
2006 Brand new – new brand, Inhorgenta 2006, Munich, Germany
2005 Grassimesse, Leipzig, Germany
2005 ArtOrnament, Alternatives Gallery, Rome, Italy
2005 “Twilight”, Tallinn, Estonia, summer 2005, Florence, Italy, fall
2005 Final exhibition, Alchimia, Florence, Italy
2005 Selected for Talente, Munich, Germany
2005 Inhorgenta 2005, Munich, Germany
2004 Universo Sanchez, Florence, Italy
2004 Final exhibition, Alchimia, Florence, Italy

Workshops:
2016: Workshop at Messen, Ålvik, and at Kulturhuset, Bømlo, with the artistgroup HAUK,
Norway
2015: Workshop at Trykkeriet with the artistgroup HAUK, Bergen, Norway
2009:Study trip to Helsinki, Finland
2008: La det skje, Hot house, Academy of art, Oslo, Norway
2005: With Prof. Robert Smit, Alchimia, Florence, Italy
2005: ”Twilight” workshop, With Prof. Kadri Màlk, Estonia Academy of Art, Tallinn,
Estonia
2005: With Prof. Graziano Visintin, Alchimia, Florence, Italy
2004: With Charon Kransen, Alchimia, Florence, Italy
2004: With Prof. Manuel Vilhena, Lisbon, Portugal

Publikations:
2010 Kunst, magazine nr 3
2010 Collective, MA graduation catalog, Academy of Art Oslo
2008 Materialtretthet, Triennale 2008, catalog
2008 Material works, BA catalog, Academy of Art Oslo
2008 Alchimia X, catalog
2007 Cheongju International Craft Biennale 2007 catalog
2007 500 Bracelets, Lark Books
2006 Paper jewellery, Lark Books
2005 Twilight catalog
2005 Talente catalog
2005 GZ magazine Feb.

Grants:
2014 Culture entrepreneur 2014, Fondet av 1949 for Bergen Handelsstand
2011 Bergen Municipality Establishment Grant
2010 Statens kunstnerstipend
2008 Statens kunstnerstipend
2005 Ingrid Lindback Langaards Stiftelse
2005 Pelsvarehandler Thorvald Olsens Legat
2004 Norges Gullsmedforbunds Stipend
2004 Kjøbmann Ellert Wallendahls Legat
2004 Fridtjof Sundt`s Legat
2004 Lise og Arnfinn Hejes Fond
2003 Norges Gullsmedforbunds Stipend
2003 Fridtjof Sundt`s Legat
2003 Augusta Antonette Mohrs Legat