1988-89     The National Academy of Fine Arts, Oslo,Norway

1981-85     The National Academy of Fine Arts, Oslo,Norway
1980-81     ABF Painting School, Stockholm,Sweden
1979-80     Archeology and Osteology, The University of Stockholm,Sweden


Grants and Awards: (selected)

2004         The Norwegian State Guaranteed Income for Artists GI

1999-01    Three years National work Schoolarship for Visual Artists
1994-98    Vederlagsfondets Grants
1994         Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst DAAD

Solo exhibitions: (selected)

2019        War Diary, Kunstbanken Art Hall, Hamar

2017        A Road to Perdition, Intercultural Museum IKM, Oslo

2010        Visions of Purity, Gallery Sverdrup, University of Oslo

2009        Norwegian Racial Characters,The Holocaust Center,Oslo

2004        Oslo Kunstforening
2003        Hordaland Art Center, Bergen
2002        Little Red Ridinghood, Oslo Kunstforening
2000        Aryans and Indians, Uffizi Gallery, Høvik
2000        The perfect Human Being, Agder Art Center, Kristiansand

1999        Beneath a leaden sky, Telemark Art Center

1999        Porsgrunn Kunstforening
1998        Kunstbanken Art Hall, Hamar
1998        Risør kunstforening
1997        UKS Gallery, Oslo
1997        Considerations about Eugenics, Bergen Art Hall
1995        Reflections on the dead Christ, Gallery LNM, Oslo
1994        Reflections on the Isenheimer altarpiece,The Crypt, Oslo Cathedral
1988        Tyholmen Gallery, Arendal
1986        UKS Gallery, Oslo

Planned solo exhibition: 

2020         Arvika Art Hall, Sweden

Group exhibitions: (selected)

2019        Viggo Andersen with friends, Kulturbadet Sandnessjøen       2017        Staying at Ekely, The Edvard Munch studio, Oslo

2015        A Tribute to Inger Sitter, Kunstforeningen Verdens Ende,Tjøme

2015        Between Faith and Art, The Mile End Art Pavilion, London

2014       1814 REVISITED - the past is still present, Mago A, Eidsvoll Verk 

2014        Al-Mahatta Gallery, Ramallah, Palestine Territory

2013       The Artists at Ekely, The Edvard Munch studio, Ekely, Oslo
2013        Modern Museum of Art, Yerevan, Armenia
2013        Golden Apricot International Film Festival,Yerevan, Armenia
2012        International Streaming Festival The Hague
2012        On Trial - Christ 2012, Gallery F 15, Moss
2010        Oslo Municipal Building

2008        PAM Nordic - New Norwegian Videoart

2008        Reality bliss, Galleri Kunstverket, Oslo

2008        Zeitgenössige Kunst aus Norwegen,Kunsthalle St.Annen, Lübeck
2007        Cinemateket, Oslo
2007        Aktuelle Kunst aus Ostnorwegen,Palais am Festungsgraben, Berlin
2006        The Annual Exhibition of The Norwegian State, 1987,1988,1997,1999
2006        Ekely 2006, The Edvard Munch Studio, Oslo
2001        Christ 2000, Gallery F 15, Moss
1997        Gulamålaviten, performance i Galleri GUN, Oslo
1995        Northland Festival, Skottland
1995        The Young Artists Society, 1984,1988,1990,1992
1994        Prosess Norsk Kunstbruk, Flå
1989        Juniutstillingen, Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo
1986        Sørlandsutstillingen
1986        Østlandsutstillingen
1986        Animals and Demons, Oslo Kunstforening
1985        Project Ingierstrand, Oslo
1984        Ouroboros, Gallery Dokken, Oslo


2019        War Diary

2014        Short stories                    

2012        Let there be Light         

2009        Visions of Purity           

2002        Little Red Ridinghood  



Public collections:

The National Museum of Art, Oslo




2019   Drawings - a booklet published in connection with the installation War Diary.

2014    1814 REVISITED - The past is still present – a catalouge published in connection  with the exhibition.

2012     Between Faith and Art - a catalogue published in connection with the exhibition On Trial - Christ 2012.

2009     Norwegian Racial Characters - a catalogue published in cooperation with the Holocaust Center,Oslo.

2001     Text and essays about Christ from the catalogue Christ 2000.



  2016        "The Propaganda Art of Harald Damsleth", The Einar  Granum School of Fine Art, Oslo.

  2015        "Peter and the Wolf", The Oslofjord Piano Festival, Drøbak.

  2010        "Considerations about Eugenics", The Falstad Centre.

     2009       "About Norwegian folktypes", The Holocaust Centre, Oslo.

     2003      "The Isenheim Alterpiece", Kyrkerud Folkhøgskola,Sweden








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