Maaretta Jaukkuri Foundation

Gunnhilde Høyer is an artist working primarily with painting, printing, sculpture, and installation. Recent works and exhibitions include the projects Environmental Residue and Tracing Sea, the group exhibition Sørlandsutstillingen 50year anniversary show (2019) and the solo exhibitions: Chiaroscuro at Arendal Kunstforening (2018) and Klimatiske Beretninger at gallery LNM in Oslo (2015). Gunnhilde studied at Oslo National Academy of the Arts (KHIO) and University of Art and Design Helsinki and received her master from KHIO in 2010.

Jonas Major is an architect and artist working with the built environment, drawing, painting, sculpture, installations, practice-based research, academic research, writing and publications. Recent work and exhibitions include, OSV. a collaborative project together with Jan Freuchen and Sigurd Tenningen for the osloBIENNALE first edition, Follies 1-4 for the Game of life IV exhibition at Kristiansand Kunsthall and Traversatorie at Bomuldsfabriken Kunsthall. Jonas recieved his Master of Architecture form the Oslo School of Architecture (AHO) in 2009 after undertaking architectural studies at AHO and the Bartlett School of the Built Environment, UCL. Jonas has professional architectural experience from working at MMW architects, Ghilardi + Hellsten architects and Nordic Office of Architecture and through his own firm studio Major . Jonas also works in academia and has taught, lectured, hosted lecture series and supervised diplomas at AHO since 2009. Since 2015 Jonas is also lecturer at the University of Agder, lecturing on architecture and urban planning as well as supervising students at bachelor, master and Ph.D levels.