Marte Aas Biography

Marte Aas was born in 1966 in Trondheim, and lives and works in Oslo. She works mainly with photography, film and installation. Aas main area of interest is the intersection between contemporary image culture, technology and landscape. Her work attempts to address underlying structures and gestures that form political and ideological narratives. She is educated from The School of Photography at The University of Gothenburg and has had a number of solo exhibitions in Norway and abroad, her last major exhibition was Space Grammar at The Centre of Photography in Copenhagen, Denmark, 2018. Aas has published several books and catalogues including Marte Aas – Photography and Film, 2010 and Torshovtoppen, 2008 and is also one of the foundings members of the publishing house Multipress.