2014 Exchange Course at malmö art academy
2015 Masters in Contemporary Art at the Tromso Academy of Contemporary Art, Tromsø (NO).
2012 Honours Degree in Fine Art, Some Wits School of Arts (ZA).
Featured visual artist in the Arctic Moving Image and Film Festival, Harstad (NO)
MFA Solo Graduate exhibition, Tromsø Art Academy (NO)
Kven Connection, Arktikum Museum and Science Centre, Rovaniemi (FI)
SMK Fridays: CUT The GAP: audio-visual installation for Statens Museum for Kunst (DE)
Kven Connection, Varanger Museum, Vadsø (NO)
Featured visual artist in the Arctic Moving Image and Film Festival, together with Norwegian artist,Knut Åsdam, Harstad (NO) (solo exhibition).
Beate’s Black Box, Tromsø (NO).
MFA Graduation Exhibition, Tromsø Kunstforening (NO).
The Longest Night, Substation, Wits School of Arts (ZA).
The Eye in the Hand, Tegnerforbundet (NO). Ferskt Kjøtt, Kurant, Visningsrom (NO).
Regions A-G, Group exhibition in Johannesburg Public Library, supported by Goethe Institut (ZA). Form>Formulation:Johannesburg Workshop in Theory and Criticism, Goethe Institut (ZA). Unlearning, Goethe Institut (ZA).
‘Do it Like This!’ collaborative exhibition with Mbali Khoza, August House, Johannesburg (ZA). An Experiment to Test the Destiny of the World, Ithuba Art Gallery, Johannesburg.
Independent Publishing Project, curated by Francis Burger and Jonah Sack, Goethe Institut (ZA).
Sober and Lonely Institute for Contemporary Art residency exhibition with Ndaxola Nkalashe (ZA).
Hang Your Beliefs High, collaborator on Marte Fernandez Calvo solo exhibition, Arts on Main (ZA).
Pro Helvetia Studio Residency (April-June), Basel (CH)
Artist residency at Galleri Syster, Luleå (SE).
Transfer North artist residency in St.Petersburg, (RU).
Kven Connection Artist Residency, Vadsø Museum (NO).
Baltic Art Centre artist residency, Gotland (SE).
Afrobeat dance workshop, film screening and public talks on queer dancehall diasporas, hosted by TSI Dansademika, (NO).
Elsker Positive Kvinner, Women’s Day by IMA READ, in collaboration with the Local UN Chapter of Women Living with HIV Small Projects, (NO).
Fidel: a two-day, performative workshop on Ethiopian linguistic-pedagogy with Robel Temesgen, Small Projects (NO).
public talks and presentations
Artist presentation at Galleri Syster.
Artist presentation at Galleri Syster (IMA READ).
Artist presentation at Baltic Art Center.
Public conversation with Hanne Hammer-Stien at Arctic Moving Image and Film Festival.
research and publications
‘The Stories we have been telling ourselves about ourselves no longer make any sense’ independent research project with Bettina Malcomess, supported by Focal Point North Fund and Saami Studies Department.
Chapter V: Dancehall (IMA READ).
Chapter IV: POWER|MAKT (IMA READ).
Chapter III: Elsker Positive Kvinner (IMAREAD).
Chapter II: Vogue (IMA READ).
Chapter I: IMA READ THAT BITCH (IMA READ).
Producer for SMK Fridays: CUT The GAP, Statens Kunst Museum, Copenhagen (DE).
Co-producer for Dancehall & Afrobeat nightclub at Circa (NO).
Co-curator Arctic Pride official opening nightclub: Chapter V: Dancehall.
Co-curator POWER|MAKT: Queer nightclub, Baltic Art Centre, Visby (SE).
Co-curator Small Projects booth at the Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm (SE).
2015 Co-curator Arctic Pride official opening nightclub:Chapter II: Vogue.
Co-curator “IMA READ THAT BITCH”, intersectional, feminist video art festival, hosted by Small Projects, (NO).
“Do it Like This!” an ongoing collaborative research project with Mbali Khoza on the discourse of the archaic pidgin language, Fanakalo, in South Africa.
professional and administrative
Project coordinatorat Photo: , an arts organisation that develops and promotes socially relevant photography projects/work and photographers. Johannesburg (ZA).
Programme Coordinator for Daring Curating, a forum on African Digital Art, in connection to Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival.
Working group for Small Projects, Tromsø (NO).
Co-founder of IMA READ: a queer, feminist artist collective (NO).
Working group for Small Projects (NO). 2014
Working group for Small Projects (NO).
Independent researcher for Visual Arts Network South Africa.
awards and grants
Swiss Arts Council residency stipend (CH).
Kulturkontakt Nord - Nordic/Baltic mobility program (IMA READ) Baltic Art Center (SE). Diverse Stipend for Newly graduated artists (NO).
Transfer North, residency and travel stipend (NO).
Oppenheimer Memorial Trust Scholarship for continued nancial support of overseas studies.
Focal Point North, awarded for masters-level research project on the Saami people (NO).
Center for Sami Studies Strategy Funds Grant (NO).
Oppenheimer Memorial Trust Scholarship For financial support of overseas study.
The Anya Millman Scholarship, outstanding practical work in ne arts (Wits University).
The David Krut Book Prize, best results in Art Criticism (Wits School of Arts).
Egen, Helene. ‘Helene Eggen anbefaler video: du mah heures pah maj Georgia Munnik (2016)’ Wuxia, 2017.
Bar, Oda. ‘Min liv som søkermotor’ Morgenbladet, 25 November-01 December.
Sørstrøm, Hilde. ‘Intim og utfodrende lmfestival’, SE Kunst, December-January.
2015 ‘Forskjellene som forsvant’ Kunstkritikk, Erlend Hammer, December-January.