International Support

Recipients : February 2017

02

Number of applications: 85
Application total amount: NOK 3 545 038
Total number of granted applications: 33
Current funds distribution status: NOK 729 033

03

Number of applications: 14
Application total amount: NOK 494 646
Total number of granted applications: 5
Current funds distribution status: NOK 75 000

International Biennials and Institutional Grants for Solo Exhibitions

documenta und Museum Fridericianum gGmbH

30 January – 17 September 2017
documenta und Museum Fridericianum gGmbH Biennale
Synnøve Persen
Máret Ánne Sara
Hans Ragnar Mathisen

Support is provided to documenta und Museum Fridericianum gGmbH for including artists Synnøve Persen, Maret Anne Sara and Hans Ragnar Mathisen in documenta 14 in Athens, Greece; and Kassel, Germany.
Curator: Adam Szymczyk, Artistic Director, documenta 14, Athens, Greece; and Kassel, Germany

Granted amount: NOK 200 640

Pedro Gomez-Egana

11 March – 21 May 2017
Pedro Gomez-Egana Artist

Support is provided to artist Pedro Gomez-Egana for the participation in the Contour Biennial 8 in Mechelen, Belgium.
Curator: Natasha Ginwala, Curator, Contour Biennial 8, Mechelen, Belgium

Granted amount: NOK 17 500

Hanne Lippard

15 April – 20 May 2017
Hanne Lippard Artist

Support is provided to artist Hanne Lippard for the solo exhibition ‘Pocket’ at SALTS in Birsfelden, Switzerland.
Curator: Harry Burke, Curator, ‘Pocket’, SALTS, Birsfelden, Switzerland

Granted amount: NOK 20 000

Fredrik Svensk

9 May – 30 June 2017
Nils Bech Artist
Ida Ekblad Artist

Support is provided to curator Fredrik Svensk for the performance ‘Echo’ by artists Nils Bech and Ida Ekblad in the Pavillion of Bosnia and Herzegovina, La Biennale di Venezia 2017, Italy.
Curators: Fredrik Svensk, Sinziana Ravini, Anna van der Vliet and Christopher Yggdre, Curators, Pavillion of Bosnia and Herzegovina, La Biennale di Venezia 2017, Italy

Project dates: 9-12 May 2017 Granted amount: NOK 30 000

Per Berntsen

24 May – 25 June 2017
Per Berntsen Artist

Support is provided to artist Per Berntsen for a solo exhibition at Murmansk Regional Art Museum, Russia.
Curator: Per Berntsen

Granted amount: NOK 20 000

Ragna Bley

25 June – 30 July 2017
Ragna Bley

Support is provided to artist Ragna Bley for a solo exhibition at the artist run space Frankfurt am Main in Berlin, Germany.
Curators: Emiliano Pistacchi and Anthony Salvador, Curators, Frankfurt am Main, Berlin, Germany

Granted amount: NOK 12 500

Istanbul Biennial

16 September – 12 November 2017
Istanbul Biennial Biennale
Pedro Gomez-Egana Artist
Mahmoud Khaled Artist

Support is provided to the Istanbul Foundation for Cultur for the participation of artists Pedro Goméz-Egaña and Mahmoud Khaled in the 15th Istanbul Biennial organised by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts, Istanbul, Turkey.
Curator: Michael Elmgreen and Ingar Dragset, Curators, 15th Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey

Granted amount: NOK 27 000

International Biennials and Institutional Grant for Solo Exhibitions with 03–funding

Martinka Bobrikova and Oscar De Carmen

28 August – 30 September 2017
Martinka Bobrikova Artist
Oscar de Carmen Artist

Support is provided to artists Martinka Bobrikova and Oscar De Carmen for the participation in the 5th Odessa Biennale at Museum of Odessa Modern Art, Odessa, Ukraine.
Curator: Mikhail Rashkovetsky, Curator, 5th Odessa Biennale, Ukraine

Granted amount: NOK 7 168

International Support

Elin Már Øyen Vister

1 – 28 February 2017
Elin Már Øyen Vister

Support is provided to artist Elin Már Øyen Vister for the participation in the exhibition ‘G/rove’ at Gallery Latitude 28 in New Dehli, India.
Curator: Bhavna Kakar, Curator, ‘G/rove’, Gallery Latitude 28, New Dehli, India

Granted amount: NOK 7 500

TASC Ablett & Brafield

2 – 28 February 2017
TASC Ablett & Brafield

Support is provided to the artist group TASC Ablett & Brafield (consisting of Amber Ablett and Stacy Brafield) for the participation in the exhibition ‘G/rove’ at Gallery Latitude 28 in New Dehli, India.
Curator: Bhavna Kakar, Curator, ‘G/rove’, Gallery Latitude 28, New Dehli, India

Granted amount: NOK 20 000

Kjell Bjørgeengen

4 – 26 March 2017
Kjell Bjørgeengen Artist

Support is provided to artist Kjell Bjørgeengen for the participation in ‘Scandi art now’ at SNO Contemporary Art Projects in Sydney, Australia. Curators: Brian Mahoney, President, Sydney Non Objective Contemporary Art Projects; and Lars Strandh, Curator, ‘Scandi art now’, SNO Contemporary Art Projects, Sydney, Australia.

Granted amount: NOK 16 777

Centre de Création Contemporaine Olivier Debré

11 March – 11 June 2017
Centre de Création Contemporaine Olivier Debré Exhibition Space
Saman Kamyab
Solveig Lønseth
Thora Dolven Balke Artist
Ahmad Ghossein Artist
Tiril Hasselknippe Artist
Ignas Krunglevicius Artist
Tori Wrånes
Kamilla Langeland Artist
Lars Laumann Artist
Ann Cathrin November Høibo Artist
Linn Pedersen Artist

Support is provided to Centre de Création Contemporaine Olivier Debré for including artists Thora Dolven Balke, Ahmad Ghossein, Tiril Hasselknippe, Saman Kamyab, Ignas Krunglevicius, Kamilla Langeland, Lars Laumann, Solveig Lønseth, Ann Cathrin November Høibo, Linn Pedersen and Tori Wrånes in the exhibition ’Innland’ at Centre de Création Contemporaine Olivier Debré (CCC OD) in Tours, France.
Curators: Thora Dolven Balke, Curator, ’Innland’, and Elodie Stroecken, Curator, Centre de Création Contemporaine Olivier Debré (CCC OD), Tours, France

Granted amount: NOK 20 000

Berit Schuck

20 – 26 March 2017
Manuel Pelmus

Support is provided to curator Berit Schuck for inviting artist Manuel Pelmus to the 6th edition of the D-CAF' Visual Arts Program at Museum of Contemporary Art Cairo, Egypt.
Curator: Berit Schuck, Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art Cairo, Egypt

Granted amount: NOK 7 028

Marthe Ramm Fortun

4 April – 1 August 2017
Marthe Ramm Fortun Artist

Support is provided to artist Marthe Ramm Fortun for the participation in the exhibition project ‘PLANT B’ in Parc de la Fondrie, Brussels, Belgium.
Curator: Stefaan Willems, Curator, Komplot, Brussels, Belgium; and Toke Lykkeberg, Curator, ‘PLANT B’, Parc de la Fondrie, Brussels, Belgium

Granted amount: NOK 8 000

Morten Norbye Halvorsen

8 April 2017
Morten Norbye Halvorsen Artist

Support is provided to artist Morten Norbye Halvorsen to realise a sound work within a performance in collaboration with artist Jessica Warboys at CAPC Musée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux, France.
Curator: Anne-Sophie Dinant, Independent curator

Granted amount: NOK 10 397

Thomas Paltiel (studio näv)

11 – 25 April 2017
Thomas Paltiel Artist

Support is provided to artist Thomas Paltiel for the participation in the experimental residency AZ West Wagon Station Encampment in Joshua Tree National Park, CA, USA.
Curator: Andrea Zittel, Artist and Curator, AZ West Wagon Station Encampment, Joshua Tree National Park, CA, USA

Granted amount: NOK 12 500

Marianne Heske

15 April – 16 July 2017
Marianne Heske Artist

Support is provided to artist Marianne Heske for the participation in the exhibition ‘Create Spaces’ at LUXLAKES A4 Art Museum in Chengdu, China. Curator: Li Zhenhua, Curator, ‘Create Spaces’, LUXLAKES A4 Art Museum, Chengdu, China

Granted amount: NOK 15 000

Karolin Tampere

17 – 30 April 2017
Karolin Tampere Curator

Support is provided to curator Karolin Tampere to publicly present her research, recordings and other material within the ‘Ensayos’ series at Liquid Architecture in Melbourne, Australia.
Curator: Camila Marambio, Curator, ‘Ensayos’, Tierra del Fuego, Chile; and Melbourne, Australia

Granted amount: NOK 13 800

Ane Graff

28 April – 13 May 2017
Ane Graff Artist

Support is provided to artist Ane Graff for the participation in the exhibition ‘Myths of the Marble’ at Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA, USA. The exhibition is organised in collaboration with Henie Onstad Kunstsenter (HOK) in Bærum, Norway.
Curators: Alex Klein, Dorothy and Stephen R. Weber (CHE’60) Curators, Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA, and Milena Høgsberg, Curator, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter (HOK), Bærum, Norway

Granted amount: NOK 15 000

Ignas Krunglevicius

28 April – 13 May 2017
Ignas Krunglevicius Artist

Support is provided to artist Ignas Krunglevicius for the participation in the exhibition ‘Myths of the Marble’ at Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA, USA. The exhibition is organised in collaboration with Henie Onstad Kunstsenter (HOK) in Bærum, Norway.
Curators: Alex Klein, Dorothy and Stephen R. Weber (CHE’60) Curators, Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA, and Milena Høgsberg, Curator, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter (HOK), Bærum, Norway

Granted amount: NOK 15 000

Mette Henriette

9 May 2017
Mette Henriette Musician

Support is provided to saxophonist Mette Henriette for the sound choreography ‘In Between’ as part of the official documenta 14 event ‘Listening Space: All the in-between spaces’ at Athens Concert Hall, Greece.
Curator: Adam Szymczyk, Artistic Director, documenta 14, Athens, Greece and Kassel, Germany

Granted amount: NOK 7 500

Victor Mutelekesha

11 May – 26 November 2017
Victor Mutelekesha Artist

Support is provided to artist Victor Mutelekesha in the NSK State-in-Time Pavilion 2017 parallel to the Venice Biennale, Italy.
Curator: Zdenka Badovinac and Charles Esche, Curators, NSK State-in-Time Pavilion 2017, Venice, Italy

Granted amount: NOK 15 000

Nils Bech

25 May 2017
Nils Bech Artist
Ida Ekblad Artist

Support is provided to artists Nils Bech and Ida Ekblad for a concert by Nils Bech with sculptures by Ida Ekblad at Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) in London, UK.
Curator: Matt Williams, Curator, Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), London, UK

Granted amount: NOK 16 703

Camille Norment

3 – 17 July 2017
Camille Norment Artist

Support is provided to artist Camille Norment for the participation in the exhibition ’Soundtracks’ at SFMOMA in San Francisco, CA, USA.
Curator: Rudolf Frieling, Curator, SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA, USA

Granted amount: NOK 40 900

Lars Cuzner and Cassius Fadlabi

15 July – 10 December 2017
Lars Cuzner Artist
Mohamed Fadlabi Artist

Support is provided to artists Lars Cuzner and Cassius Fadlabi for the creation of the installation ‘Milk Bar’ for the exhibition ‘Foolproof Feelings’ at Arsenal, National Centre for Contemporary Art (NCCA) in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia.
Curator: Alisa Savitskaya and Valentin Diaconov, Curators, National Centre for Contemporary Art (NCCA), Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Granted amount: NOK 30 000

Johanna Lettmayer

3 – 18 September 2017
Johanna Lettmayer

Support is provided to artist Johanna Lettmayer for the participation in the exhibition ‘Kapitales L. L wie Liebe’ (‘Capital L. L for Love (working title)) at Size Matters. Space for Art and Film in Vienna, Austria.
Curators: Sasha Pirker and Adnan Balcinovic, Curators, Size Matters. Space for Art and Film, Vienna, Austria

Granted amount: NOK 4 500

Kunsthal Charlottenborg

10 September – 19 November 2017
Kunsthal Charlottenborg Kunsthalle
Tori Wrånes

Support is provided to Kunsthal Charlottenborg for a solo exhibition by artist Tori Wrånes at Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Denmark.
Curator: Henriette Bretton-Meyer, Curator, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Denmark

Granted amount: NOK 20 000

Calder Harben

1 October – 30 November 2017
Calder Harben

Support is provided to artist Calder Harben for the participation in the exhibition ‘You Come At Me In Waves’ at Virkeligheten Gallery in Umeå, Sweden.

Granted amount: NOK 13 750

MELK

16 October – 19 December 2017
MELK Art Space
Espen Gleditch
Kamilla Langeland
Sandra Vaka Olsen Artist
Linn Pedersen Artist
Sveinn Fannar Johannsson Artist
Ole Martin Lund Bø Artist

Support is provided to MELK, an artist run initiative for new Scandinavian photography, for including artists Sandra Vaka Olsen, Kamilla Langeland, Linn Pedersen, Espen Gleditch, Sveinn Fannar Johannsson and Ole Martin Lund Bø in the exhibition ‘Dislocating Surfaces’ at Centro de La Imagen in Mexico City, Mexico.
Curators: Behzad Farazollahi and Bjarne Bare, Curators, MELK, Oslo, Norway

Granted amount: NOK 20 000

Ragnhild Aamås and Stian Ådlandsvik

1 November – 31 December 2017
Ragnhild Aamås Artist
Stian Ådlandsvik Artist

Support is provided to artists Ragnhild Aamås and Stian Ådlandsvik for the participation in an artist residency at URRA Tigre in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Curator: Melina Berkenwald, Director, URRA Tigre, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Granted amount: NOK 17 362

Hannah Mjølsnes

20 November 2017
Hannah Mjølsnes

Support is provided to artist Hannah Mjølsnes for a screening and artist talk at the non-profit space Human Resources Los Angeles, CA, USA.
Curator: Eric Kim, Co-Director, Human Resources Los Angeles, CA, USA

Granted amount NOK 8 000

Dillan Marsh and Eleanor Clare

15 August – 15 September 2018
Dillan Marsh Artist
Eleanor Clare

Support is provided to artists Dillan Marsh and Eleanor Clare for the creation of a digital artwork for the Yorkshire Sculpture Park in Wakefield, UK.
Curator: Damon Waldcock, Curator, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, UK

Granted amount: NOK 8 616

International Support with 03–funding

Stiftelsen 3,14

16 June – 6 August 2017
Stiftelsen 3,14 Foundation
Harald Fenn Artist
Marit Justine Haugen Artist
Vanessa Baird Artist

Support is provided to Stiftelsen 3,14 for the exhibition ’Shadow of Garden’. The participating artists include Vanessa Baird, Harald Fenn, Marit Justine Haugen, Kaia Hugin; and Iranian artists Mehrdad Afsari, Amirhossein Bayani, Omid Bazmandegan and Ali Nassir. ’Shadow of Garden’ will first be exhibited at Stiftelsen 3,14 in Bergen, Norway; then at the Moshen Gallery in Teheran, Iran, in autumn 2017.
Curators: Malin Barth, Orkideh Daroodi, Sissel Lillebostad, Alireza Bayat, Curators, ’Shadow of Garden’, Stiftelsen 3,14, Bergen, Norway; and Moshen Gallery, Teheran, Iran

Granted amount: NOK 26 409

Marte Eknæs

2 – 20 July 2017
Marte Eknæs Artist

Support is provided to artist Marte Eknæs for the presentation of a performative piece within the project ‘Oficina’ at Teatro Oficina in São Paulo, Brazil. Curator: Joana Medeiros, Artistic Director, ‘Oficina’, Teatro Oficina, São Paulo, Brazil

Granted amount: NOK 14 423

Unni Gjertsen

15 September – 15 October 2017
Unni Gjertsen Artist

Support is provided to artist Unni Gjertsen for the participation in the public programme accompanying the exhibition ’Within Heritage Movements’ at MALI Museo de Arte de Lima, Peru.
Curator: Sharon Lerner, Curator, MALI Museo de Arte de Lima, Peru

Granted amount: NOK 15 000

LOCA

30 September – 30 November 2017
LOCA Artist Group

Support is provided to the artist group LOCA (consisting of Rachel Dagnall , Thomas Benedict Holth , Anawana Haloba and Victor Mutelekesha) for a research trip to develop the Livingstone Office of Contemporary Art in Livingstone, Zambia.
Curator: LOCA

Granted amount: NOK 12 000