Maria Kartveit

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Room 120
Visiting address Frederiksgate 2
Postal address Postboks 6762 St. Olavs plass 0130 Oslo

Working areas

  • The Oscar Mamen collection
  • National heritage and identity in Mongolia
  • Decolonialization of museum collections
  • Digitizing, photo preservation, historic images
  • Anthropological database, in collaboration with the University Library


Master in social anthropology, University of Oslo, 2014. Fieldwork in Dawson, Yukon, Canada, among Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in First Nation. Thesis written as part of the research project "Arctic Domus – human and animals in the Arctic North", based at the University in Aberdeen.

Bachelor in social anthropology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

Photo preservation training from the Museum of Cultural History, Oslo, Norway and the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology in Cambridge, England. 


The President of Mongolia, Khaltmaagiin Battulga's research scholarship, 2020.


2011: "First Nations in Canada". University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. Participant, ethnographic exhibition.

2016: "Nyarktis -Arctic Domestication in the Era of the Anthropocene". Museum of Cultural History, Oslo, Norway. Consultant, ethnographic exhibition. Read more

2017: "An Anthropological History of the Early Twenty-first Century". The House of Literature, Oslo, Norway. Curator, photo exhibition.


Мария Картвейт. 2021. «Оскар Мамен. Танилцуулга.» In Оскар Мамен гар бичмэл. Монгол Улсын Их Сургуулью.

Published May 2, 2019 9:00 AM - Last modified Aug. 31, 2021 11:58 AM