The Museum's Management

Stein Olav Henrichsen
+47 913 80 557

Executive Assistant:

Henrik Svalheim
Head of department, Administration
+47 911 93 007

Cecilie Krokeide
Head of department, Collection Management and Production
+47 951 24 945

Gitte Skilbred
Head of department, Market and Communication
+47 970 57 819

Gerd-Elise Mørland
Head of department, Learning
+47 916 07 203

Jon-Ove Steihaug
Head of department, Exhibition and Collection
+47 917 36 849

Kristin Bratlie
Head of department, HR 
+47 952 36 431


Stein Olav Henrichsen (b. 1954) has since 2010 been director of MUNCH.

In 1989, he became artistic and administrative director of the contemporary orchestra BIT20 (1989-2010), and later Opera Vest (1993-2005) and Bergen National Opera (2005-2010). After graduating, Henrichsen was a professional musician for eighteen years. He has established and managed a number of cultural institutions and networks, held many board positions both nationally and internationally, including as chair of Ultima for ten years and as chair of Sørlandets kunstmuseum now. He has served on several state cultural policy committees, and has a broad experience from international development projects and international corporation.


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