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Finn Adrian Jorkjen (b. 1990, Arendal) is a visual artist who works with performance, text, and video. He cuts, stages, remembers, moves, and composes different situations together. His works tackle our relationship with mass media, questions about identity, and is driven by big ambivalent feelings. Jorkjen is a graduate of the Oslo Academy of the Arts and the Academy of Fine Arts in Trondheim, NTNU. He is also a member of the performance duo "Koppen & Jorkjen".

Finn Adrian Jorkjen (b. 1990 Arendal, Norway)

2022 Kolbotn Garasje Galleri
2022 Agder Kunstsenter

2018 - 2020 Oslo National Academy of Fine Art, MFA
2012 - 2015 Kunstakademiet i Trondheim, BFA
2010 - 2012 Einar Granum Kunstfagskole, painting
2009 - 2010 Trøndertun Folkehøgskole, art

2018 - 2020 MFA, Oslo National Academy of Fine Art
2012 - 2015 BFA, Kunstakademiet i Trondheim NTNU
2010 - 2012 Einar Granum Kunstfagskole, painting deparment
2009 - 2010 Trøndertun Folkehøgskole, art

Rosendal Teater, Trondheim

Kunsthuset Kabuso & bit teatergarasjen, Koppen & Jorkjen (with Henrik Koppen), Øystese

Dressing Room (with Kaare Ruud & Camilla Edström Ödemark) Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo

Ravnedansfestivalen 2021, Kristiansand

Soft Awakening, Koppen & Jorkjen (with Henrik Koppen), Heimdal Kunstforening


@dreams_n_memes, performance for Instagram, Internet

PAO x Collective, public performance Oslo

Hatch 2020, Agder Kunstsenter, Kristiansand, Norway

Avgangsutstillingen 2020, Kunstnernes hus, Oslo, Norway


The Suitors, Momentum Biennial 10, Moss, Norway

Finissage with Finn, Breadbox Contemporary, Oslo, Norway

Close to Cancelation, Galleri Seilduken, Oslo, Norway

Koppen & Jorkjen: The Easter Special, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway with Henrik Koppen

Soft Awakening, Galleri Kladden, Oslo, Norway with Henrik Koppen


Why We Can’t Have Nice Things :(, Galleri Seilduken, Oslo, Norway

Feminine Tripper Festival, Oslo, Norway with Henrik Koppen


Hatch 10 år, Ekserserhuset, Kristiansand

PAB Open 2017, performance with Henrik Koppen, Bergen

Radio Space, Borealis Festival, audio play broadcast with Henrik Koppen


Hatch 2016, ARTendal, Arendal

HYDRA, Ekserserhuset, Kristiansand, with Iben Krogsgaard, Joakim Toreg, Sindre Hustveit


Black Box Theater, Oslo - “++” performance with Henrik Koppen

Kulturbunker Dora, Trondheim - “Bachelorustilling 2015” exhibition, performance

punktet, Trondheim -  "In Search of the Miraculous" performance with Joakim Holm Toreg

Landmark, Bergen - “♀ DON'T THEY KNOW...? ♀” screening Koppen & Jorkjen

Vetrlidsallmenningen 27a, Bergen - “If on a winter’s night, a room” screening


Galleri KIT, Trondheim - “Open Academy”, performance

Trondheim Kunstmuseum Gråmølna - “Art, Anarchy and Apostasy” performance

Galleri KIT, Trondheim - “Koppen & Jorkjen #1" performance event with Koppen & Jorkjen

Galleri KIT, Trondheim - “To Travel to the Center of Space” workshop and exhibiton by Prinz-Gholam


Galleri KIT, Trondheim - “POP UP ARKIV #1” exhibition collaboration with Mari Sanden, Joakim Toreg, Sara Guldmyr

Konstfack, Stockholm - ” KUNO 20, Lost in Space” group exhibition

Galleri KIT, Trondheim - “I Invite You Into My Room” performance

Galleri KIT, Trondheim - “Live Arts Night” performance

Galleri Blunk, Trondheim -“Blunkfestval” performance


Galleri KIT, Trondheim - “Kald” group exhibition

Prosjektrom Vekta, Oslo - “Whatever the Windmill Tells You (to Do)” performance

  • 2021 Performer for Gideonsson/Londre, PAO Festival 2021
  • 2021 Technician for Andreas Siqueland, Kristiansand Kunsthall
  • 2019 Performer for Carole Douillard, osloBIENNALEN FIRST EDITION “The Viewers”
  • 2018 Performer for Vilde Løwenborg Blom, PAO Festival 2018
  • 2017 Performer for CONVOI EXCEPTIONNEL: Den 4. Morgen, Bora Bora, Denmark
  • 2014-2015 Linjeforeningen, experimental spatial drawing club,  founder and organizer

  • 2020 Fondet for Kunst- og Designstudenter
  • 2020 Diverse­stipend for ny­utdannede kunstnere, Kulturrådet
  • 2010 Drømmestipendet  Norsk kulturskoleråd & Norsk Tipping