Section for Rock Art and World Heritage

Section for Rock Art and World Heritage

  • Martin Kristoffer Hykkerud

    Section Manager/Site Manager

    Martin is section manager as well as project manager for the Kåfjord project, concerning documentation of long-term weathering processes. Martin is also Site Manager for the world heritage The Rock Art of Alta.

  • Karin Tansem

    Ph.D fellow

    Karin is currently underway with her ph.D, entitled "Rock Art, geology and aesthetics" at the Department of Archaeology, History, Religious Studies and Theology, University of Tromsø. She also works with rock art documentation.

  • Heidi Johansen


    Heidi has the recent years been responsible for different development- and informationprojects, like audioguides, guidebooks, exhibitions and information signs, and she is also working with the new rock art exhibition.

  • Mari Sofie Strifeldt Arntzen


    Mari works with public services and rock art managment.

  • Rune Normann


    Rune mainly works with documentation of the world heritage, museum exhibitons, public services as well as with the rock art archive. He is also the leader of the comitee for temporary exhibitions and is an allround great guy!

  • Gerd Johanne Valen

    Site Manager Struves Geodetic Arc

    Gerd is the site manager of the Struve Geodetic Arc. She is an archeologist with supplementary studies in biology and history. She has extended experience with project management and preservation. She also works with exhibition production.