C U R R I C U L U M
V I T A E

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EDUCATION
"D´Crit" Summer Intensive, design critique, School of Visual Arts NYC (2014)
Cand. Polit, anthropology, University of Oslo (2004)

EMPLOYMENT
Assistant Professor (2011>>) Oslo National Academy of the Arts
Researcher (2009-2011) Norwegian National Institute for Consumer Research
Projects (2008>>) CBB/Charlotte Bik Bandlien
Brand Planner (2004-2007) Bates Advertising
Research Assistant (2002-2003) Oslo School of Architecture and Design

GRANTS
OCA / Office for Contemporary Art Norway: international support (2013)
AHO / The Oslo School of Architecture and Design: PhD grant (2011)
NFFO / Norwegian Non-Fiction Authors Organization: debutant grant (2008)

MEMBERSHIPS
International Association of Art Critics (2017>>)
College Art Association (2016>>)
Norwegian Critics' Association (2016>>)
Design History Society (2015-2016)
Norwegian Association of Researchers (2013>>)
Norwegian Anthropological Association (2004-2011)

POSITIONS
Marketing Director (2015>>) Genika Forest AS
Contributing Editor (2008-2014) Personae Magazine
Panelist "Nordic trend-lab» (2006-2007) Fremforsk - with Poul Erik Jacobsen (founder PEJ group, DK), and Ole Petter Nyhaug (Opinion, NO) and others
Leader Student Council (2003) Dept. of Social Anthropology, UiO

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T H E O R Y / SCIENTIFIC QUALIFICATIONS

RESEARCH ARTICLES
Bandlien, Charlotte Bik (2016) "Mot en Antropologisk Praksis - HAiKing som Forskning og (Post-) Kunstnerisk Praksis" in: (guest ed.) Charlotte Bik Bandlien Kunst og Kultur 4/2016: "Kunst og Antropologi", Oslo: Universitetsforlaget, also reprinted in English as "Towards an Anthropological Practice - HAiKing as Research and "(Post-) Artistic Practice" in: (eds.) Haraldseth, Geir and Michael Birchall (forthcoming 2017) - peer reviewed

Bandlien, Charlotte Bik (2012) "On the Style Site* - Facehunter as Node and Prism" in: (ed.) Berry, Jess Fashion Capital: Style Economies, Sites and Cultures, Oxford: Interdisciplinary Press - revision of "Ephemeral Images in Time", also reprinted in: (eds.) Vaccarella, Maria and Jacque Lynn Foltyn (2013) Fashion-wise, Oxford: Interdisciplinary Press (eBook) - peer reviewed

Bandlien, Charlotte Bik (2011) "On the Style Site* - Ephemeral Images in Time" in (eds.) Sigurjónsdóttir, Æsa, Michael A. Langkjær, Jo Turney Images in Time: Flashing forward, backward, in front and behind photography in fashion, advertising and the press, Bath: Wunderkammer Press - peer reviewed

Bandlien, Charlotte Bik (2007) ”Den store retrobølgen som har hjemsøkt vårt land” in (eds.) Telste et al, Bruk, kast og bruk igjen (By og Bygd XL), Norwegian Museum of Cultural History, Norwegian only

GUEST EDITOR ACADEMIC JOURNAL
Invited Guest Editor of a Special Issue of the Norwegian journal in art history Kunst og Kultur published by the National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design and Universitetsforlaget - on "Art & Anthropology" (2016)

REVIEWER RESEARCH ARTICLE
Peer review for a research article submitted as a contribution to "Fashion Thinking", A Special Issue of the international academic journal Fashion Practice, volume 8, issue 1, published by Routledge (2016)

REVIEWER ACADEMIC PAPER
Peer review for a paper submitted as a contribution to the 7th Nordic Design Research Conference Nordes 2017 on "Design + Power" organised by Oslo School of Architecture and Design (2017)

EXTERNAL SENSOR MA THESIS
External sensor for MA thesis in anthropology submitted to NTNU/ Norwegian University of Science and Technology (December 2015)

ACADEMIC THESIS
Bandlien, Charlotte Bik (2004) "Producing Scarcity – An Investigation of the Retro Market", thesis in social anthropology, submitted to the University of Oslo (174 pages)

ACADEMIC PAPERS
2017
College Art Association: 105th Annual Conference, part of the panel "Critical Collaborations: Neutralising Power in Art and Design History" New York City, US (February 2017) - peer reviewed

2015
University of Oslo: PhD Workshop/DHS Symposium "Design History in Practice: Theory, Method and Materials", hosted by Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas (IFIKK) of the University of Oslo and the Design History Society, Oslo, Norway (June 2015) - peer reviewed

2014
American Anthropological Association: 113th annual conference entitled "Producing Anthropology", Washington DC, US (December 2014) - peer reviewed

2013
Lund University: "Mode mellan Konst, Kultur och Kommers", Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg, Sweden (September 2013) - peer reviewed

Parsons The New School for Design: “New York Fashion Colloquia”, New York City, US (February 2013) - peer reviewed

2011
University of Alberta: “Material Culture, Craft and Community: Negotiating Objects Across Time and Space”, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada (May 2011) - peer reviewed

2010
Oxford University: “Fashion: Exploring Critical Issues”, 2nd Global Conference by Inter-Disciplinary.Net, Oriel College, Oxford, UK (September 2010) - peer reviewed

University College London: “Recycling Textile Technologies” at UCL, London, UK (June 2010) - peer reviewed

2009
Háskoli Island: “Images in Time: Flashing forward, backward, in front and behind Photography in Fashion, Advertising and the Press”, Islands Universitet, Reykjavik, Iceland (November 2009) - peer reviewed

2008
University of Oslo: Norwegian Anthropology Association's annual conference within the group “Material Culture, Visual Anthropology and Art Anthropology” Oslo, Norway (May 2008) - peer reviewed

RESEARCH PROJECTS
Object/User: Hacking (KHIO, 2015-16)
Materiell Kultur (SIFO, 2009-2011)
Valuing Norwegian Wool (SIFO, 2009-2011)
Textile Waste (SIFO, 2009-2011)
Wardrobe (SIFO, 2010)
ImmiGentri (AHO, 2002-2003)

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P R A C T I C E / ARTISTIC QUALIFICATIONS

ARTIST COLLABORATIONS
IFB / Institutt for Bruk (2015-16)
BMC / Blank Mountain College (2014-15)
HAiK w/ Haikwithus (2013-14)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Oslo National Academy of the Arts "Institutt for bruk-dagen" and "Institutt for bruk-dagen 2", Department of Usership with Narves1biblioteket, Oslo, Norway (October-November 2016)

The Arts Incubator in Washington Park (Theaster Gates´project space), "Self-repair", cbb w/ HAiK & Ruben Steinum, curated by Ethnographic Terminalia, Chicago, USA (November 2013)

Rogaland Art Centre, "HAiK w/RKS", HAiK w/ cbb, curated by Geir Haraldseth, Stavanger, Norway (March-May 2013)

RESIDENCIES
Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, BMC#5, Oslo, Norway (August 2015)
Performing Arts Forum, BMC#4, Tangier, Morocco (March 2015)
Performing Arts Forum, BMC#3, St. Erme, France (October 2014)

DESIGN
co-design basis for print "Heal it" HAiK AW14
co-design research HAiK SS14

ARTIST BOOKS
Bandlien, Charlotte Bik (forthcoming 2017) in: Collective Goods, Collaborative Efforts, anthology on collaborative art projects (eds.) Geir Haraldseth and Michael Birchall, with Gregory Sholette ++

Bandlien, Charlotte Bik with Theodor Barth (forthcoming 2017-18)
Antropologisk Praksis, on applied anthropology in contemporary art and design

Bandlien, Charlotte Bik with Erlend Hammer (forthcoming 2017-18) "Designkritikk" in (eds. Anette T. Pettersen and Maria Veie) Kritikk for en fraværende leser with Bernhard Ellefsen, Tommy Olsson ++, Oslo: Uten Tittel kunstbokforlag

CATALOGUE TEXT
"To Market, To Market", catalogue text for the exhibition HAiK w/Toril Johannessen & Jacob Riddle at Rod Bianco gallery in Oslo, 18. Aug-10. Sept 2016

CRITIQUE
Title tba, review of graduates' exhibition at Oslo National Academy of the Arts Dept. of Design 2017, in: FORM Magazine for Nordic Architecture and Design

"Kuratering & Politikk - en antropologisk lesning", review of new anthology on curating politics: "Curating and Politics Beyond the Curator: Initial Reflections", Hatje Cantz Verlag 2015, in: the Norwegian journal on art history Kunst og Kultur no. 2. 2016

“Kurateringshåndverk & Utstillingens Kraft”, review of new anthology on exhibiting craft: “Crafting Exhibitions”, Norwegian Crafts Arnoldsche Art Publishers 2015, in: the Norwegian journal on arts & crafts Kunsthåndverk, no. 4. 2015

"Tingenes Teori" Review of the anthology "Love Objects: Emotion, Design and Material Culture" published by Bloomsbury Academic in 2014, in: Kunsthåndverk, no. 1. 2015

"Kjærlighet på glanset paper" Review of first issue of LOVE magazine in: Personae no.1 2009

"Batlak og Selvig" SSS 2009 Review of Norwegian design duo Batlak&Selvigs fashion show SSS2009 in: Personae no.1 2008

CURATORIAL WORK
Commissioned curatorial proposal for the Norwegian Foundation for Design and Architecture, on the topic “Hjem Kjære Hjem” [Home Sweet Home], spring 2009

EDITORIAL WORK
Contributing Editor at Personae Magazine (2008-2014)
+ written contributions to every issue (selection):

"I Batlaks bilde" Personae 3+4. 2013
- interview with Norwegian fashion designer Admir Batlak
"Triptyk" Personae 3+4. 2013
- interview with French Lacroix-collector Dominique Fallequer
"Og alt hva et stoff er" Personae 2. 2010
- interview with Norwegian artist and tailor Franz Schmidt

other editorial work:
"Out of Character" Tableau Paper 2. 2014
- interview with Danish fashion designer Henrik Vibskov
"Old mending techniques in Vogue" Oslo Fashion Week Magazine 2010 (14) +
"Stram i strikken" Oslo Fashion Week Magazine 2010 (13) - with IG Klepp

JURY WORK
BIK BOK Oslo Runway Awards (2016)
UP independent fashion platform (2014)
HENNE Nåløyet "green" award (2013)
UP independent fashion platform (2013)
Posten Norway on new official stamps on Norwegian fashion (2012)

CREATIVE WORK ADVERTISING
Client: Returkartong (2007)
Role: copy and creative concept (with AD Knut Sæter)
Format: film + print + boards

Client: Klassekampen (2006)
Role: copy and creative concept (with AD Lasse A. Scherven)
Format: print

Client: Opplysningkontoret for Egg og Hvitt Kjøtt (2006)
Role: copy and creative concept and styling (with AD Kiki Plesner)
Format: film

Client: Bonnier/Bo Bedre (2004)
Role: planning and styling (with copy Jørgen Lauritzen & AD Eva Sannum)
Format: film

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P E D A G O G Y / EDUCATIONAL + PUBLIC

COURSE LEADER
Design Theory (KHiO BA2 level) 2011>>
Design Methodology (KHiO BA2 level) 2011>>
Design & Future (KHiO BA3 level) 2013>>

SUPERVISION
BA grads all subjects, KHiO Design spring 2017 - theory and writing
MA fashion grad, Karlström, KHiO Design spring 2016 - theory and writing
MA fashion, M. Karlström, KHiO Design spring 2015 - theory and writing
BA grads in graphics/ill., KHiO Design spring 2015 - theory and writing
MA fashion/costume, KHiO Design fall 2013 - theory and writing
MA fashion/costume, KHiO Design fall 2012 - theory and writing
BA grads in fashion/costume, KHiO Design 2013 - theory and writing
BA grads in fashion/costume, KHiO Design 2012 - theory and writing

ORGANIZER/HOST SEMINARS
Co-curation of lecture series "KHiO Design Talks Night" at Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Dept. of Design - with speakers such as Metahaven, Stephen Wright, Joar Nango ++ (fall 2016-spring 2017)

Co-organizing seminar "Design Critique" at Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Dept. of Design, with colleagues Theo Barth and Mona Pahle Bjerke (spring 2014)

Co-organizing conference on sustainable fashion "Fashion North - Design Colloquia" at Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Dept. of Design, with colleagues Maziar Raein and Kirsti Bræin (fall 2013)

Organizing Chair for a Nordforsk-funded international research seminar in Oslo on the topic second-hand, as part of the Nordic fashion research network "Wardrobe", on behalf of the Norwegian National Institute for Consumer Research, in cooperation with Lise Skov, Copenhagen Business School (May 2010)

INVITED TALKS/LECTURES
2017
Westerdals ACT: Invited lecture as part of the new interdisciplinary programme Fashion Media (January 2017)

2016
Open Forum: Invited lecture as part of the series Open Forum, curated by the students at the Fine Art Academy at the Oslo National Academy of the Arts (December 2016)

Design Talks Night: Introduction to Stephen Wrights invited talk as part of the series of talks once a month curated by members of the Design Department at KHiO (November 2016)

Museum of Modern Art Warsaw: Round table on "post artistic times" - invited by the curators of Making Use, an exhibition of post artistic projects at Museum of Modern Art Warsaw - together with Marianne Zamecznik (April 2016)

KHiO: Guest lecture on "material culture" - invited by Jennifer Allen, art critic and former editor at Frieze d/e and guest teacher at the Department of Art and Craft at the National Academy of the Arts (March 2016)

Oslo Design Fair: Panel talk on "the return of cosy" - invited by Norway Designs NÅ (Norwegian Crafts, Norway Designs and Klubben) (January 2016)

2015
Norwegian Museum of Decorative Arts and Design: Panel talk on art/craft vs. use - "kritikersalong: brukbart" - organized by the Norwegian Critics Association (December 2015)

Uncontaminated Oslo: Panel talk on art vs. fashion in photography - with photographers Johnny Dufort and Katerina Plotnikova, Henrik Haugan (Snøhetta), Dan Thawley (A Magazine Curated By) - moderated by Misha Pinkhasov (October 2015)

2014
Trøndelag Centre for Contemporary Art: Invited talk related to the exhibition "Skreddersydd" - the Norwegian Craft Associations annual exhibition (September 2014)

Oslo National Academy of the Arts: invited talk on fashion and critique as part of a seminar on design critique at the Department of Design (May 2014)

2013
Rogaland Contemporary Art Centre: Panel talk related to the exhibition HAiK w/Rogaland Kunstsenter (April 2013)

2012
Norwegian Parliament: Invited talk on fashion theoretical perspectives and future tendencies in the field of material culture, at a seminar organized by Norwegian Fashion Institute for politicians and the Norwegian fashion scene (October 2012)

Westerdals: Invited talk on magazine-making exemplified with Personae, alongside ANTI and Node Berlin Oslo design studios as part of Westerdals festival “Utbrudd” (June 2012)

2011
Oslo National Academy of the Arts: Guest lecture for MA students at the Faculty of Design, Oslo National Academy of the Arts, on trend as phenomenon (February 2011)

Gallery Format Oslo: Opening speech at the vernissage for the exhibition “TEXTILE ME” showing selected works by BA students from the National Academy of the Arts in Oslo (March 2011)

2010
Hordaland Art Centre: Invited talk (“forum”) related to the exhibition “Upstream” by artists Øyvind Renberg and Miho Shimizu, Hordaland Art Centre, Bergen (November 2010)

Gallery Format Oslo: Opening speech at the vernissage for artist Hege Moens exhibition “Retrogarde” at Galleri Format (September 2010)

2009
The Norwegian Centre for Architecture and Design: On-stage interview with Norwegian fashion design duo Arne&Carlos (after collaboration with Comme des Garcons) on Norwegian design, neo-local trends etc, invited by the Foundation for Design and Architecture in Norway (Norsk Form), at the Norwegian Centre for Architecture and Design (DogA) (October 2009)

2008
University of Oslo: Guest lecture for undergraduate students on the bachelor programme “Culture and Communication” at the University of Oslo (April 2008)

2006
Lecture for TV company TVNorge, strategic seminar (March 2006)

2005
The Oslo School of Architecture and Design: Guest lecture at the Institute for Design, for undergraduate students, on design and symbolic value (October 2005)

The Norwegian Centre for Architecture and Design Talk invited by the Foundation for Design and Architecture in Norway (Norsk Form) on my thesis Producing Scarcity (April 2005)

2004
Norwegian advertising association ANFO: invited talk at their annual seminar, at Grand Hotel Oslo (October 2004)

Gyldendal Publishers:
invited talk on strategic seminar for non-fiction literature (March 2004)

Kunnskapsformidlerne:
lecture for a group of marketing CEOs (January 2004)

2003
Norwegian School of Creative Studies: Guest lecture at MI, now Norges Kreative Fagskole, Campus Christiania, on trend research for undergraduate students in interior design (March 2003)

INVITED POPULAR WRITINGS
Bandlien, Charlotte Bik (2008) "Problematisk forbruksbegrep", invited article in Governmental internet publication «Familia» on problematic issues regarding the term consumption

Bandlien, Charlotte Bik (2007) “Future Consumer Tendencies and Shopping Behaviour”, write-up by Jesper Bo Jensen based on "trend lab" panel - discussions 2006-2007

Bandlien, Charlotte Bik (2005) "Antropologer vs. Kaosprofitører", invited article contributing to the series «anthropologist of the month» appointed by the Norwegian Anthropology Association, on my work in advertising

PRESS
More than 100 appearances 2002>>
NRK radio (P1: "lang lunsj", "østlandssendingen", P2: "kulturbeitet", "kulturhuset", "radiofront", "ekko", P3: "kaliber"), TV2, TVNorge, Radio Nova, Smuglesning, Natt og Dag, Dagens Næringsliv, DN Lørdag, D2, Aftenposten, Aftenposten Aften, A-magasinet, Aftenposten K, Dagbladet, Dagbladet Sunday, Dagbladet Magasinet, Norwegian Organization for Visual Communication’s magazine SNITT, Norwegian ELLE Decoration, VG, Vårt Land, via press bureau APB and NTB, Asker og Bærums Budstikke, Kvinner og Klær, Norwegian Consumer Council’s magazine Forbrukerrapporten, Finansavisen, Dagsavisen, Visual Anthropology, Tidsskriftet Kunsthåndverk, Fashion Projects, Wallpaper*

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