Jonas Ekeberg


Jonas Ekeberg (b.1967) is a curator and critic living in Oslo. Trained as an artist, he is currently the director of Preus Museum, Norway's national museum for photography. Ekeberg has been a critic for NRK, Dagbladet and the Norwegian Business Daily and has been the editor of Hyperfoto, Siksi and Billedkunst. He was the chief curator of Momentum in 2000, founding director of Oslo Kunsthall the same year and a curator at the Office for Contemporary Art Norway from 2002-04. His exhibitions for Preus museum include 'Photography's Expanded Field', 'Skate Culture', 'Technology & Aesthetics and 80 million pictures - Norwegian vernacular photography 1855-2005'. In August 2009 he will take up the position as the editor of the online journal