ABOUT

Stine Gonsholt is an artist working within the field of video, photo, animation and sound installations, in parallel with collaborative projects including experimental video and animation. She has also produced a series of public commissions and artist books (Spriten Forlag). 

For several years, Gonsholt has realized projects that deals with questions related to development processes. Changes within local communities as a consequence of increased global mobility is a main point of interest. As of 2017, she is collaborating with artist Åse Løvgren, in a landscape investigation of Dale on the West-Coast of Norway (The landscape as idea and reference point). Upcoming exhibition 2019; Nye Fortsettelser at Vaksdal, curated by Anne Szefer Karlsen and Vestlandsutstillingen curated by Marte Danielsen Jølbo.

Stine Gonsholt work is exhibited internationally and acquired by amongst other: The Arts Council Norway (2005), University of Stavanger, Norway (2006) and The Norwegian Journalists Association (2009). Her first documentary film "Mission Mongolia" received the BKH prize 2003 and was shown on the public broadcaster in Norway, NRK. She has received State working grants for artists and in 2014 “The Telemark County footprint award”, for the project "Corridors", where she documented transitions caused by infrastructure constructions in Benin, Togo and Burkina Faso.

Stine Gonsholt (b.1973 in Skien, Norway) graduated from Bergen National Academy of Arts in Norway in 2003. She divides her time living and working in Skien and Berlin.