1 June – 2011
Support provided for the travel of Hilde Methi
(b. 1970 in Kirkenes, Norway, lives and works in Kirkenes, Norway),
a member of the curatorial platform Mobile Kultur
Byrå (along with Kirsten Dufour and Ulrike Solbrig). The
group will develop an exhibition at the YNKB, Copenhagen, Denmark
and UQBAR, Berlin, Germany. At the YNKB in Copenhagen the title of
the exhibition will be ‘Small Scale Trade’, and at UQBAR the title
will be ‘Market Update – russianmarket.info – Mobile Kultur Byrå’.
The group will also be having exhibitions in Norway at the
Borderland Museum, Kirkenes, Norway and at the Tromsø
Kunstforening, Tromsø, Norway. The curators indicate that they
‘envision Mobile Kultur Byrå as a flexible art platform that
fosters small-scale cultural endeavors while simultaneously
contemplating their own condition and situation as cultural
Curator: Jole Wilke, curator for the Uqbar, Berlin, Germany exhibition.