2019One person show, Prosjekt Oslo Gallery (Norway).   
2018FLAUM (Flood) Charcoal and aqua/Homecoming/NY Stories, Galleri Hvelvet, Grieg Collections, Oseana Art & Cultural Center, co- curated by Evelyn Holm (Norway).     
 Metamorphosis, a large scale artwork, now part of the permanent collection, March 5th, opening event and installation at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum (New York).
 Live drawing performance and Showreel Obscura, New York Armory, curated by Kenneth G. Wikdahl, (New York).
2017Showreel Obscura – A Hundred and One Artworks by Torild Stray, audiovisuals by Kenneth G. Wikdahl, Prosjektrommet, Kunstgarasjen, (Norway).
2015Scapes & Skulls, new paintings & intaglio prints, Galleri Langegården, (Bergen, Norway).
2014Prosessen, Neptun Gallery, organized by VISP, co-curated by Bjørn Inge Follevaag, (Norway).
2013Time Warp, paintings & drawings, Bergen Contemporary Art Project Space at Bergen Kjøtt, (Norway).
2012New Prints, The Element Event Space, hosted by T. Slocum, (New York).  
2011Metamorphosis, prints & new paintings, Galleri Ø, (Tvedestrand, Norway).  
2010Eruption, new paintings, Galleri Langegården, (Bergen, Norway).  
2008Access, Galleri A, (Oslo, Norway).   
2006Transformations, Galleri Langegården, (Bergen, Norway).
2005Recent Paintings, Galleri A, (Oslo, Norway).   
2003Black Out, Galleri A, (Oslo, Norway).   
2001Recent Paintings, Anna K. Gallery, (Gramercy, New York).   
 New York Metamorphosis installation opened by the American Embassy, Galleri 27 (Oslo, Norway).        
1998Floor 85 NYC, Steem Gallery, (New York).    
1996New Paintings, Bouhlou Gallery, (Bergen, Norway).   
 The Wall Gallery, Stern School of Business, New York University, curated by Sabrina Fierman, (New York).
2018Physical, two person Pop Up Show, curated by Wendell Neuentee Wilson (East Village, New York).
 The Greatest Show on Earth, Sideshow Gallery, curated by Richard Tempiero, (Brooklyn, New York).
 Vestlandsmalere gjennom 200 år : fra Johan Christian Dahl til Dolk, selected paintings from
 Annie and Birger Mowinckel Art Collection, Bryggens Museum (Norway)
2017DNA Artist Residency, Annual Summer Show, (Provincetown, USA).
 Summer Salon, Utne Harding ART, curated by Kjell Erik Ruud.
 Selected Drawings, Kunstgarasjen, (Norway).
2016Maleri Maleri Maleri: Eight Contemporary Painters, Kunstgarasjen, (Norway).
 Inferno Part I & II, curated by Raul Zamudio, Pristine Galleria, (Mexico).    
 KUNSTforum launch, one-night show: Art and Spirituality held at Lynx, curated by Rasmus Hungnes (Oslo, Norway).
 Salongen: Room for Art, B-Open, exhibition with six artists based in Bergen, Norway 
 Group Show, Sideshow Gallery curated by Richard Tempiero, (Brooklyn, New York).
2015Small Works, Sy Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, curated by Richard Tempiero, (New York).
 Circle the Wagon, Sideshow Gallery, (Brooklyn, New York).
 B-Open, Open Studios, Norsk Stålpress Artist Studios, (Bergen, Norway).
2014SCAPES I, five international and local artists, Galleri Parken, (Bergen, Norway).
 The Blackburn Exchange Show, juried by Devraj Dakoji.
 The Ink Shop Printmaking Center (Ithaca, New York).
 Live at The Alamo, group show, Sideshow Gallery, curated by Richard Tempiero (Brooklyn, New York).
201365 Malerier, Bergen Contemporary Art Project at Bergen Kjøtt, (Bergen, Norway).
 Benefit Auction Exhibit, NOoSPHERE Arts.NYC (New York).
 30 x 30 Show, Vox Gallery and Galleri Parken holiday show, (Bergen, Norway).
2012Open Mic, group show, Sideshow Gallery, curated by Richard Tempiero, (Brooklyn, New York).
 Holiday Show, group show curated by Anne Sofie Bertelsen, Galleri Langegården, (Norway).
2011ReForm Art, curated by Anna Harrah (Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York).
 Mysterier, Joyce Goldstein Gallery, (Chatham, New York).
 4heads-Governors Island Art Fair, (New York).
 18+1, Brik Gallery, curated by David Paulson, (Catskills, New York).
2010Group show curated by Michael Conner and Marian Spore, an Accumulative Museum of Contemporary Art,  (Brooklyn, New York).
2010The Sweetest Thing, four artists at TL Gallery, (New York). 
 LREI Art Auction Benefit, (New York).
 Nordic Mixed Media, Scandinavian Society, curated by Elfie Von Kantzow, (New York).
 It’s a Wonderful 10th, Sideshow Gallery, curated by Richard Tempiero, (Brooklyn, New York).
2009Unfiltered, Building D, Governors Island second Annual Art Fair, (New York).
 Visions of The Figure: From Where We Stand, Repetti Gallery, curated by Elisa Jensen, (Long Island City, New York).
2008Governors Island first Annual Art Fair, (New York).
 A-laget, Galleri A, curated by Andreas Engelstad, (Norway).
 Eros Nocturno, Jonathan Shorr Gallery, curated by Roman Arbear, (Soho, New York).
2007Things From Your Life, an exhibition in three private homes in Jackson Heights, New York, curated by Kelly   
 Adams & Paul Bloodgood, (Jackson Heights, New York).
 Art at Aspatuck, curated by Eunice Miller, (West Hampton, New York). 
2006Speed Limit, An Experiment: History of Women’s Art, Redhead Project Space, curated by Seth Cameron, (New York).
2006Myths of Ekte, Art Basel Miami, Fountain Art Fair.
2004The Phantom Limb, Unit B Gallery, curated by Raul Zamudio, (Chicago). 
 New York Studio School Alumni Exhibition, Elisabeth Harris Gallery, curated by Judd Tully (Chelsea, New York). 
 Three Person Show, curated by Jack Dunbar and Elisabeth MacDonald, Washington Art Association, (Connecticut, New York).
 Winter Invitational, Painting Center, curated by Christina Chow, (Soho, New York).
2000World Views, Nabisco Gallery, selected artists from World Trade Center Artists Residency, (New Jersey, USA).
 Urban Realities and Fantasies, NYSS Gallery, curated by Irving Sandler, (New York).
 Juleutstilling, (Christmas Show), Bergen Kunsthalle, (Norway).
1999Depiction, First Street Gallery, curated by Karen Wilkin, (Soho, New York).
1998The Downtown Art Exchange Show, (New York).
 Absolut Secret, David McKee Gallery, (New York). 
1994The Independent Biennial, Galeria en El Barrio, (Alphabet City, New York). 
 The Perceptual Pursuit, Plaza Gallery, curated by Graham Nikson, Fordham University, (New York).
2014Hotel Neptun lobby, (Bergen, Norway).
2013Large scale painting for a private residence, (Bergen, Norway). 
 New York Cityscape painting, private residence (New York, Norway)
2007Project for Impala Asset Management, (New York).
2003Large cityscape painting, private residence, (Oslo, Norway).
2000Double portrait painting, Beatrice Renault and James Whitecross, (New York ). 
1999Portrait painting, John Bomhoff, CFO and Deputy Director, Guggenheim Museum, (New York).
1994Portrait painting of Sy Gort, Trustee at the New York Studio School, (New York).
2018Cultural Grant Bergen Community  
2017DNA Artist Residency, (Provincetown, USA).
2015Art Symposium & Residency (Austevoll, Norway).
2014Radøy Art Center Stipend, (Norway).
2010The Foundation of 1949 for the Business Community of Bergen, (Norway). 
 City of Bergen Department for Art & Culture Stipend, (Norway).
2006City of Bergen Art Stipend, (Norway).
 City of Bergen Art Stipend, (Norway).
2001The Royal Norwegian Consulate General, (New York).
1998/99Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, World Views, an artist-in-residence program in the World Trade Center, (New York).
1994Sally Avery Scholarship. Scandinavian Society Cultural Prize, (New York).
1992/93Charles H. Revson Fellowship, (New York).
 Liv og Arnfinn Heies Stipend, (Norway).
1992Agnes Gund Scholarship, (New York).
1991New York Times Foundation, (New York).
2018Intensive Drawing Workshop, Spring & Fall classes, Folkeuniversitetet, 
 Friundervisningen, (Bergen, Norway).
2017Drawing Marathon, B-Open, April 22nd
2016Artist Talk, three artists currently showing at Kunstgarasjen: T. Stray, Arvid Pettersen and Win van den Toorn. 
 Sound Massage, Bergen Assembly Art Triennial, (Norway).
 Drawing workshop: With the Figure, conducted by Torild Stray and B-Open, (Bergen, Norway).
2015Lecture/Artist Talk: Form & Content, Galleri Langegården, (Norway).
 Private students’ painting workshop with a model, (Bergen, Norway).
2014In conversation: Neptun Gallery, T. Stray with curator Bjørn Inge Follevaag, Prosessen show.
2012Lecture on my own work, Bryggen Kunstskole, Fredagsakademiet, (Norway).         
2004/07Drawing and painting classes for private students, (Soho, New York).
2001/03Drawing teacher, New York Studio School (New York). 
2001  Drawing Marathon, Bryggen Kunstskole, (Bergen, Norway).
1990/94New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting, and Sculpture     
1988/90Nordic School of Art, Kokkola, Finland        
1989Arthistory Grunnfag University of Bergen, Norway
               Examen Philosophicum University of Bergen
1987/88Strykejernet Art School, Oslo,Norway
National September 11 Memorial & Museum Permanent Collection
New York Federal Reserve Bank, New York
Rupert Murdoch Collection, New York
Philip Isler Collection, New York
Grieg Foundation, Norway
Strømberg Gruppen, Norway
Birger Mowinckel Collection, Bergen
2019Flimmer Film, “Return of A View” documentary about T.Stray, directed by  Eivind Tolaas.
2018KUNSTforum,”Eirik Storesund, “Etter Ginnungagap” 
 True Vue / New York Metamorphosis by Lisa Conte, Head of Conservation. 
 Bergens Tidende/ Kultur / Torild Stray captured the view from the Twin Towers before they fell. Now the story will become a documentary film. 
 Aftenposten / Kultur / Strays artwork is becoming part of the National Memorial by Christina Pletten 
 Untapped Cities / Charcoal Drawing of WTC North Tower Vantage Point now on display at 9/11 Memorial Museum by Alyssa Ciardi 
 9/11 Memorial & Museum / New on View : Torild Strays new York Metamorphosis The Memo Blog 
 Ny tid / An example of the priceless value of the freedom of expression in art by Elen Lande 
 Dagsavisen / Art is going home to World Trade Centre by Ida Madsen 
 OS & Fusaposten / From New York to Oseana by Liv Berit Kallekleiv
 NRK Radio / National Radio Broadcast
 BA / Bergensavisen / Norwegian Art to september 11 Museum in New York
 NRK / This Artwork was conceived in the Twin Towers – now it is coming back, by Per Vidar Raunholm and Lene Granli    
2015BA / Bergensavisen / Stray exhibits in Bergen & New York by Ørjan Nilsson.
2011Norwegian Broadcasting Television News, Interview with Torild Stray from New York the day after the terror attach on September 11th.  
2008Byavisen/Citypaper, Stray paints humans with raw energy by Silje Stavrum, Norevik.
2006Catalog text by philosopher Knut Kolnar. Contemplation:1. An Apocalyptic Landscape 2. Earthwoman – Bombyx. 
 Bergens Tidende / From a loft in Brooklyn and back to the roots by Ole M. Orset  
 Bergens Tidende / Kultur / Review Bergens Tidende, Norway, Paintings with depth and soulful imagery by Oystein Hauge
2004Amazon / Site Matters, book published by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s World Trade Center Artists Residency, 1997-2001.
2003Norwegian Public Radio, P2 Radio, Oslo, directed by Tonje Aursland: Art in NYC post 9/11.
 Bergens Tidende / From New York with Drawing Marathon by Elisabeth Langeland Matre 
2002Review, NY Arts Magazine, Where is (intimate) painting today? by Robert C. Morgan.
2001Review, www.artcritical.com, Real Presences by Jack Ireland.
 Dagbladet / Review, Dagbladet, Oslo, October 2, 1998: Dystopia and Dance of Death by Harald Flor
1998The New York Times / New York Times, April 30, 1998: Port Authority Opens Trade Center to Select Painters, by Jan Hoffman.
 National Public Radio, NPR Morning Edition, May 1998: Artists’ Lofty Lofts by Margot Adler BBC news coverage with selected artists.
 Norwegian Broadcasting Television, interview by Manahatta Film at the 91st Floor Studio, World Trade Center.
 Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, World Views, an artist-in-residence program in the World Trade Centre.

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