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Contact:

bendik.kaltenborn@gmail.com

(+47) 971 11 189

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Mail adress:

Bendik Kaltenborn

Kirkeveien 114 A

0361 Oslo

Norway

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Studio adress:

Thorvald Meyers gate 32

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CLIENTS:

- The New Yorker

- The New York Times

- The Washington Post

- MIT Technology Review

- Le Monde Diplomatique

- Google

- Aesop

- Todd Terje

- Oslo Airport Gardermoen

- Departures (American Express)

- OSL  360 (Oslo Airport Magazine)

- Aftenposten K

- Toyota

- Yokoland

- Det Andre Teatret

- Steppenwolf Theatre

- Smalltown Supersound

- Le Monde Diplomatique Norge

- Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening

- Krogh Optikk

- Dagens Ungdom

- Galago

- Vinduet

- Bokvennen

- Cappelen Damm

- Kommunal- og regionaldepartementet

- Konstnären

- Værsågod

- Netlife Research

- Vectura (Nesen nyhetsblad)

- Riksteateret/Heddaprisen 2009 og 2010

- Listen!

- Saatchi & Saatchi

- Dinamo

- Netlife Research

- Wittusen & Jensen

- Team 3 (Jensen & Skodvin Arkitektkontor AS, Arne Henriksen Arkitekter AS, C-V Hølmebakk arkitektkontor)

- Motlys

- Mikrofilm

- Flamme Forlag

- Konstfack University of Art & Design

 

AGENT:

- byHands

 

PUBLISHERS:

- No Comprendo Press (Norway)

- Cappelen Damm (Norway)

- Fulgencio Pimentel (Spain)

- Atrabile (France/Switzerland)

 

AWARDS:

- 2012, Visuelt - Gold award and three nominations.

- 2012, Kulturdepartementets Bildebokpris.

- 2011, Grafills forskningsstipend.

- 2011, Chrix Dahls Legat.

- 2011, Visuelt - Gold award in the illustration/poster category

- 2011, Visuelt - Silver award in the category of illustration/add campaign 

- 2011, Visuelt - Silver award and 2 Nominations in the category of illustration/cover

- 2011, Visuelt - 2 Nominations in the category of illustration/editorial

- 2010, The Sproing award for best norwegian comic 2009, Serier som vil deg vel

- 2010, Visuelt - Gold award for poster in the illustration/poster category

- 2010, Visuelt - Gold award for Serier som vil deg vel in the category of illustration/fiction

- 2010, Visuelt - Silver award for Listen II record cover in the category of illustration/cover

- 2010, Årets vakreste bøker, Gold award for Serier som vil deg vel i tegneseriekategorien (og blandt de tre nominerte til Årets vakreste bok)

- 2010, Kulturdepartementets Tegneseriepris på kr. 30 000,- for Serier som vil deg vel

- 2009, Visuelt, Gold award and 10 000 NOK for The End (made with Daniel Herskedal) in the student category of moving image

- 2009, Visuelt, Gold award for Lekene slår tilbake poster in the illustration/poster category

- 2009, Visuelt, Silver award for Brenn ned skiten cover (design by Yokoland, for Flamme forlag) in the category of illustration/book cover

- 2009, Visuelt, Silver award for The Dongery Quiz (made with Kristoffer Kjølberg)in the student category of illustration

- 2009, KOLLA!, Gold award, in the student category of Moving Images

- 2009, Årets vakreste Bøker, Gold award. Won together with Yokoland for illustration/design on Brenn ned skiten,

publisehd by Flamme forlag

- 2008, Amigos Gold Medal, for best master project in design/illustration in Stockholm

- 2008, Price from Konstfack University, recieved for master project

- 2007, Sproing award for best Norwegian graphic novel 2006 with Seks sultne menn

- 2007, Silver award in "Årets vakreste bøker/The most beautiful books of the year" with Seks sultne menn

- 2004, Visuelt, Gold Award for student work graphic design

 

EXHIBITIONS/SCREENINGS:

 

- 2016, Hvitsten Salong, Norway

- 2015, Solo exhibition at IED, Madrid

- 2014, Dingery exhibition at Norske Grafikere, Norway

- 2014, Dongery exhibition at the Fumetto Festival, Switzerland

- 2013, "Norwegian Outlet" with Espen Friberg, at Gallery Vacant, Tokyo

- 2012, "Sorry" - solo exhibition, gallery RAMhotel, Bologna/Italy

- 2011, "Sorry" - solo exhibition, galleri Storck, Norway

- 2010, Norske Grafikere, Norway

- 2010, Novo Doba, Serbia

- 2010, Nils Aas Galleri, Norway

- 2010, Nordic Watercolor Museum, Sweden

- 2009, MOCA Tapei, Taiwan/China

- 2009, Melbourne Int. Animation Festival, Australia

- 2009, London International Animation Film Festival

- 2009, Avistegneres hus, Norway

- 2009, Nordic comics exhibition at Felleshus, Berlin

- 2009, Greetings from Cartoonia (with Stripburger) at Slovene Etnographic Museum, Ljubljana

- 2009, Future Ink at Eyelevel gallery, Brooklyn/New York

- 2008, Through a Panel Darkly, with Galago at the Swedish embassy in Tokyo, Japan

- 2008, Helsinki Biennale, Finland

- 2008, Designhuis Talent 2008, during Dutch Design Week, Eindhoven

- 2008, VASTERAS at Västerås kulturhus (gallerist Magnus Karlsson), Sweden

- 2008, Åland Art Museum (with Nordens Institut), Finland

- 2008, Konstfacks Vårutställning, Stockholm

- 2008, Candyland gallery, Stockholm

- 2006, David Lynch's interactive 3D web gallery

- 2006, 100 Norwegian posters at Galleri Grafill, Oslo

- 2006, Mbar*, Helsinki

- 2006, 20th International Poster Biennale, Warszawa

- 2003, Kunstnernes hus*, Oslo

- 2003, Oslo central station*

* = Exhibition with the Dongery crew



MAGAZINE APPEARANCES:

- The New York Times (US)

- Swindle Magazine (US)

- Departures (US)

- Vinduet (NO)

- Bokvennen (NO)

- The Drama (US)

- Glömp # 9 (FIN)

- Strapazin (SWISS)

- Stripburger (SLO)

- Hjälp! (SWE)

- Snitt (NO)

- Dongery Magazine (NO)

- SPX Antholgy (US)

- Kuti Kuti (FIN)

 

EDUCATION and MERITS:

- MA in Graphic Design and Illustration at Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm.

- BA in Visual Communication at The National Academy of the Arts, Oslo.

- Einar Granum Kunstfagskole, 1st year.

- Co-founder and part of the Norwegian comic collective Dongery.

- Jury member in the Visuelt competition 2009, in the category of illustration.

- Board member of Grafill, 2008-2010.