Audun Alvestad

Audun Alvestad (Aalesund, 1980) is a Norwegian painter who received his MFA form the Kunsthogskolen i Bergen in 2016, after studying at the Det kongelige Danske Kunstakademi, Copenhagen (2015) and receiving his BFA from the Kunsthogskolen I Bergen, Avd Kunstakademiet (2009). Solo exhibitions include the upcoming It’s my Party and I'll Cry If I Want to, Kristin Hjellegjerde GalleryLondon (2019) and other solo shows at Alnes fyr, Norway, July (2018), Gallery BOA, Oslo, Norway (2018), Aalesund Kunstforening, Norway (2018), Varme Hender, Kalde Fotter, Trondelag Senter for Samtidskunt, Trondheim, Norway (2017) and Klamme Hender, Varme Fotter, Gallery Christinegaard, Bergen, Norway (2017). Group exhibitions include We are the ones..., Carlsberg gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark (2017), The Summer Island Show, Gallery Kant, Denmark (2017) and Hostutstillingen, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway (2017). He was recently awarded a three year working grant for young artists by the Arts Council of Norway (2017) and Statens utstillingsstipend, Arts Council Norway (2016), Prosjektstøtte, Arts Council Norway (2016).