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The Communication Team is leading the communications work at the Oslo National Academy of the Arts. We aspire to provide a good service to journalists and other interested parties.

On this page you'll find press contacts and pictures of the Management.

Feel free to contact us!

Press contacts

Senior Adviser Maia Strand
+47 924 37 394

Senior Adviser Anne Line Abotnes
+47 920 39 851

Senior Adviser Even Onsager
+47 408 43 081

Adviser Mette Aaseth
+47 920 56 445

Press photos

Press photos can be used freely provided they're credited with "Kunsthøgskolen i Oslo" or "Oslo National Academy of the Arts".

Rector Marianne Skjulhaug

Acting Pro-rector Heidi Marian Haraldsen

Heidi Marian Haraldsen

Acting Pro-rector for research Janne-Camilla Lyster

Janne-Camilla Lyster

Acting Director Ketil Akerø

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Head of Communications Atle Faye

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Acting dean Mike Sperlinger

Academy of Fine Art

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Acting Dean Markus Degerman

Art and Craft

Markus Degerman

Dean Snelle Hall

Academy of Dance

Dean Anna Elisebet Einarsson

Academy of Opera

Anna Elisabet Atar Einarsson

Dean Peter Løchstøer


Peter Løchstøer

Dean Victoria Meirik

Academy of Theatre

Press releases

On this page you'll find recent press releases.

15.02.2023: Marianne Skjulhaug becomes new rector at KHiO (in Norwegian)

07.02.2023: 11 have applied for the rector position at KHiO (in Norwegian)

13.12.2022: Ketil Akerø becomes acting director at KHiO (in Norwegian)

17.06.2022: Peter Løchstøer new dean of the design department at KHiO (in Norwegian)

12.11.2021: Rustam Louis Foss (in Norwegian)

12.03.2021: Markus Degerman ny rektor på Kunsthøgskolen i Oslo (in Norwegian)

19.01.2021: Kristel Jæger Skorge ny høgskoledirektør på KHiO (in Norwegian)

29.10.2020: Statement from the board at the Oslo Academy of the Arts, Oslo October 29th, 2020

08.11.2019: Mona Larsen ny dekan for avdeling design på KHiO (in Norwegian)

13.08.2019: Markus Degermann ny dekan ved avdeling kunst og handverk på KHiO (in Norwegian)

09.05.2019: Snelle Ingrid Hall ny dekan ved avdeling dans på KHiO (in Norwegian)

25.04.2019: Victoria Meirik tilsett som dekan ved Teaterhøgskolen  (in Norwegian)

04.04.2019: Måns Wrange blir ny rektor på Kunsthøgskolen i Oslo (in Norwegian)

05.02.2019: Viva voce: Merete Røstad

07.03.2018: Stefan Herheim blir professor II ved KHiO (in Norwegian)

24.08.2017: Balletthøgskolen blir avdeling Dans (in Norwegian)

05.10.2016: Ny designserie på Kunsthøgskolen  (in Norwegian)

15.06.2016: Frå Utdanningsdirektoratet til Kunsthøgskolen (in Norwegian)

23.05.2016: 18 studenter åpner avgangsutstilling på Kunstnernes Hus (in Norwegian)

04.05.2016: 170 studentar syner fram framtidas kunst og design (in Norwegian)

19.04.2016: Disputas: Siri Hermansen - "The economy of survival" (in Norwegian)

19.04.2016: Disputas: Birgitte Appelong – «Lys i rom» (in Norwegian)

19.04.2016: Disputas: Eva-Cecilie Richardsen - "Exhibiting Choreography" (in Norwegian)

11.04.2016: Yuka Oyama: «The Stubborn Life of Objects» (in Norwegian)

14.01.2016: EEA-project: Double Bind

03.11.2015: Jon Refsdal Moe ny dekan ved Teaterhøgskolen (in Norwegian)

09.10.2015: Karianne Bjellås Gilje ny dekan ved avdeling design (in Norwegian)