FRONTH, PER

Born November 24th 1963 Christianssand Norway
Working as photojoutnalist in Verdens Gang, Norway 1984 – 1993
Mentors: Arild Jakobsen / Kjell Nupen / Bob Blackburn / Odd Nerdrum 


Per Fronth


Solo Exhi
bitions:
2010 Nicolines Hus, Norway
2009 Galleri Trafo "Theatre of War", Norway
2009 Aalesund Kunstforening "Agendas", Norway 
2008 Dillon Gallery "Carbon Compositions", New York
2008 Galleri Bi-Z "quattro", Norway
2006 Dillon Gallery "new works", New York
2006 Kunstgalleriet "in abundance", Norway
2006 Molde Kunstforening, Norway
2005 Ålesund Kunstforening " mms/metaphores", Norway
2004 Galleri Bi-Z " / undertow", Norway
2003 Kunstgalleriet "paradoxical sleep monologues", Norway
2003 Christian Dam Galleries "genome days", Chopenhagen
2003 "Independence Day" East-Timor, Sørlandets Kunst Museum, Norway
2002 Dillon Gallery "Exit Christianssand", New York
2001 Galleri Bi-Z "Archipelago", Norway
2000 Martha Schneider Gallery "cargo", Chicago
2000 Galleri Christian Dam "Bloodlines", Oslo
2000 Anderson Stewart Fine Art "Bloodlines", London
1999 Dillon Gallery "lifedreams", New York
1998 "Xingu Chronicles"Online presentation
One Show Interactive Award New York Golden Pencil Award,
Creative Director James Roven, New York
1998 Dillon Gallery " Xingu Chronicles", New York
1998 Galleri Ericson " Xingu Chronicles", New York
1997 Galleri Bi-Z, Norway
1994 Bergen Kunstforening, Norway
1994 Galleri Bi-Z, Norway
1993 Meisner Soho Gallery, New York
1990 Tvedestrand Kunstforening, Norway
1988 Galleri Kick, Norway

Public Collections:
Museum of Modern Art, Wakayama, Japan
Bibliotèque Nationale de France, France
US Library of Congress, Washington
Sørlandets Kunstmusem, Norway
Museum of Setesdal, Norway
MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas
Rouge Tomate Fifth Ave New York LLC, New York
Boca Raton Resorts, Boca Raton
Meringoff Properties, New York
North Atlantic Strategic Alliance (NATO), Norway
Ekebergrestauranten, Norway
Farsund Rådhus, Norway
Assuranceforeningen Gard, Arendal, Norway
Akershus Energi, Norway
Akershus Fylkeskommune, Norway
Fusion Group of Companies, Weston, Florida
Royal Norwegian Consulate General, New York
The Cruiseship: "The World of Recidency", Bahamas
The Cruiseship: "Navigator", Bahamas
The Printmaking Workshop, New York
Eiendomsspar - Victoria Eiendom, Norway
Front Restaurant, Aker Brygge, Norway
Choice Hotels, Norway
NRK Norsk Rikskringkasting, Norway
Sparebanken Pluss, Norway
Scandinavian Retail Group, Norway
Ventelo, Norway
N&T Leo Burnett, Norway
Norsk Plateproduksjon, Norway
Nikon Interfoto, Norway

Awards
2009 Nobels Peace Price Artist 2009, Norway
2008 GANA Awards 2007 Glass Association of North America. Winner 
Bentel & Bentel Architects, New York, Cohen & Sons, Pennsylvania , 
Per Fronth, Norway, 
Boca Raton Resorts, Florida. Commisioned main artwork for Cielo Restaurant, Florida
2000 Shorts International Film Festival
- Best Film - Experimental category: “GoDIVA!” , New York
2000 PDN Digital Contest
- Grand Prize: “Ode to a Hunter” from the Duke of Beauforts Foxhunt, 
6 min. shortfilm, New York
1997 Norwegian Photojournalist Association- Picture of the Year “ Xingu Chief, Norway
1993 Norwegian Fund for Photographers, Norway
1987 Amnesty International Award 
- For work on Iranian Refugees in Turkey, Norway

Per Fronth, Bridge

Per Fronth, Dream