International Support

Recipients : November 2007

International Biennials and Institutional Grants for Solo Exhibitions

Dundee Contemporary Arts — DCA, Dundee, Scotland

1 February – 31 March 2008
Dundee Contemporary Arts --

Solo exhibition for Camilla Løw (b. 1976 in Oslo, Norway, lives and works in Oslo, Norway) entitled Straight Letters, presenting new works and also re-presenting a number of important pieces created over the last five years at the DCA. DCA will also produce a substantial publication to accompany the exhibition designed by Robert Johnston with text by Michael Archer and Sarah Lowndes. Curator: Judith Winter, Head of Programme

P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center / MoMA, New York, NY, USA

26 October 2008 – 19 January 2009
P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center --
Lia Gangitano Curator
Børre Sæthre Artist

For participation of Børre Sætre (b. 1967 in Oslo, Norway, lives and work in NY, NY, USA, Berlin, Germany, and Oslo) in a solo exhibition at P.S.1/MoMA, New York, NY. The project brings together a body of work that combines the elements of the artist's exhibition entitled For Someone Who Nearly Died But Survived as exhibited at the Bergen Kunsthall in Norway together with a new commission for P.S.1/MoMA. Curator: Lia Gangitano

Grants Allocated for International Biennale and Major Exhibitions at the end of the Fourth Quarter

Sissel Tolaas

5 June – 5 July 2008
Sissel Tolaas Artist
Zhang Ga Curator

Participation with the artist's work entitled Fear 9 (2006), in the Synthetic Times - Media Art China 2008 at the National Art Museum of China in Beijing, China. Curator: Zhang Ga

International Support

Andreas Siqueland (aiPotu)

1 November 2007 – 1 June 2008
Andreas Siqueland Artist

Travel grant for an eight-month residency at the Pavilion Program at Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France. Siqueland was one of ten candidates out of 260 selected through an international competition. Several work sessions are included in the program and take the form of exhibitions, publications and workshops both in France or abroad.

Anne Senstad

7 December 2007 – 8 March 2008
Anne Katrine Senstad Artist
Koan Jeff Baysa Curator
Kirscha Kaechele Curator

Participation in an exhibition of the artist's work entitled New Orleans Lighthouse at KK Projects in New Orleans, Lousiana, USA as part of a large scale site specific project series devoted to reviving the St. Roch neighborhood in New Orleans. Curators: Koan Jeff Baysa and Kirscha Kaechele

Jana Winderen

6 – 13 January 2008
Jana Winderen Artist
Nico Dockx Curator
Maia Urstad Artist

Participation in the project Rainbow Audio Transformation at Extra City, Center for Contemporary Art, Antwerp, Belgium. Each artist has been assigned a frequency area in the visual part of the electromagnetism specter. A collaboration between C.M. von Hausswolff, Brandon LaBelle, Leon Milo, Finnbogi Petursson, Maia Urstad, Mike Harding and Philip Marshall. Curator: Nico Dockx

Hanne Mugaas

8 – 15 January 2008
Lene Berg Artist
Ida Ekblad Artist
Lars Laumann Artist
Hanne Mugaas
Anders Nordby Artist

For curating Medium Cool, as a project for the Tenth Annual Video Marathon for Art in General in NY, NY. The project explores the state of video art as situated between institutionalized video art and work emerging from the flow and dynamism of the Internet. Among artists participating: Bad Beuys Entertainment, Lene Berg, Ida Ekblad, Haris Epaminonda, Sascha Hahn, Nate Harrison, Annika Larsson, Lars Laumann, Guthrie Lonergan, Anders Nordby, Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard, and Stephen Sutcliffe.

Karl Ingar Røys

17 January – 15 April 2008
Karl Ingar Røys Artist
Kim Bouvy Curator

Participation in a solo project at the Het Wilde Weten in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Curator: Kim Bouvy

Marthe Thorshaug

19 January – 3 February 2008
Marthe Thorshaug Artist

Participation in the screening of the artists work entitled Comancheria at the Comanche National Museum in Lawton, Oklahoma, USA.

Samisk kunstnersenter

4 – 17 February 2008
Samisk kunstnersenter Art Center
Maaike Halbertsma Coordinator
Fred Ivar Klemetsen Artist
Kristin Tårnesvik Artist

Exhibition with the artists Fred Ivar Utsi Klemetsen (b. 1969 in Finnmark, Norway, lives and works in Bergen, Norway) and Kristin Tårnesvik, (b. 1964 in Kåfjord, Norway, lives and works in Bergen, Norway), at the independent artist collective Galleria Huuto in Helsinki, Finland. Coordinator: Maaike Halbertsma

Randi Nygård

22 February – 18 May 2008
Randi Nygård Artist
Fabienne Dumant Curator

Participation in the European Exhibition of Young Artists at the Central Electrique, the European Centre of Contemporary Art in Brussels. Curator: Fabienne Dumant, AICA (the International Association of Art Critics)

Bjørn Hegardt

28 February – 30 March 2008
Bjørn Hegardt --
Scintilla Robin Curator
Norberto Dalmata Curator

Solo exhibition and launch of a new artists book at Purple Gallery & Press, Rome, Italy. Curators: Scintilla Robina and Norberto Dalmata

Kjersti Andvig

1 March – 1 April 2008
Kjersti Andvig Artist
Dorothée Dupuis Curator

Participation in the solo exhibition entitled Knitting and Death Penalty at the Triangle Marseille within the Galerie of La Friche Belle de Mai in Marseilles, France. The project marks the last stage of a collaboration between the artist and a convicted prisoner in the US prison system. Director: Dorothée Dupuis

Mona Bentzen

24 – 31 March 2008
Mona Bentzen --
Madeline Djerejian Curator

For curating EFA Gallery's Five Minutes Video Series as a programme of The Elizabeth Foundation of the Arts in New York, NY and as part of the Art Video Exchange (AVE), New York, NY, USA. Curator: Madeline Djerejian

International Support with 03–funding

Annie Anawana Haloba Hobøl

1 January –  2007
Anawana Haloba Artist

Second year post graduate fellowship toward the research residency at the Rijksakademi in Amsterdam in the Netherlands as a result of being selected as one among 24 out of 1,100 applicants by an international selection jury.

Vibeke Jensen

1 – 31 January 2008
Vibeke Jensen Artist
Zendai MoMA --

Participation of the artist's work Night Watch in the public space of the People's Square in Shanghai in China as part of the Shanghai Zendai Museum of Modern Art's project entitled Intrude: Art & Life 366. Curator: Biljana Ciric, Zendai MoMA

Marius Notvik

1 January – 1 April 2008
Marius Notvik Artist
The Land Foundation --

Participation in a residency programme at The Land Foundation within the context of the One Year Project #2 in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Curator: Phonsak La-or, Vice-Chairman, The Land Foundation

Stefan Mitterer and Karolin Tampere

10 – 26 January 2008
Stefan Mitterer Artist and Curator
Karolin Tampere Artist and Curator
Camila Marambio Curator

Participating as co-curators and artists in the exhibition Life is All About Taking Things In And Putting Things Out on site at Salón Tudor in Santiago, Chile as a result of their residency. Curator: Camila Marambio

Kjersti Sundland

31 January – 16 February 2008
Kjersti Sundland Artist
Alessandra Pioselli Curator

Participation with the artist's work entitled Hollow Void within the group exhibition entitled The Rendering Video at the Tirana Center for Contemporary Art in Tirana, Albania. Curator: Alessandra Pioselli

Jesper James Alvaer

1 March – 1 October 2008
Jesper Alvær Artist
g–mk /galerija misolav kraljevic Commissioner

Participation in a residency at Galerija Misolav Kraljevic, Zagreb, Croatia. Commissioner: g–mk /galerija misolav kraljevic, Zagreb, Croatia

Foundation 3,14 in Bergen, Norway

1 March – 1 May 2008
Foundation 3,14 Curator
Pia Torgersen Curator

Curating a performance/exhibition ACT divided into three parts with participation of Lida Abdul (b. 1973 in Kabul, Afghanistan, lives and works in Kabul, Afghanistan) at the Foundation 3.14 in Bergen, Norway. Curators: Pia Torgersen, Foundation 3,14 in Bergen and Malin Barth

Ole Lislerud

3 – 14 April 2008
Ole Lislerud Artist
Wang Baoju Curator

Exhibition entitled Metaphorical Signs at Today Art Museum in Beijing, China. Curator: Wang Baoju

Victor Mutelekesha

20 December – 8 January 2008
Victor Mutelekesha Artist
Javan Phiri Curator

Solo exhibition of artist's project entitled Dagali Meltdown at Zambia National Visual Arts Council (VAC) in Lusaka, Zambia. Curator: Javan Phiri