International Support

Recipients : May 2017

02

Number of applications: 72
Application total amount: NOK 3 043 107
Total number of granted applications: 26
Current funds distribution status: NOK 706 000

03

Number of applications: 10
Application total amount: NOK 419 420
Total number of granted applications: 4
Current funds distribution status: NOK 73 000

International Biennials and Institutional Grants for Solo Exhibitions

Mette Henriette Martedatter Rølvåg

21 May 2017
Mette Henriette Artist

Support is provided to artist Mette Henriette Martedatter Rølvåg for the sound choreography In Between as part of the documenta 14 event ‘Listening Space: All the in-between spaces’ in Athens, Greece.
Curator: Adam Szymczyk, Artistic Director, documenta14 in Athens, Greece, and Kassel, Germany

Granted amount: NOK 20 000

Farhad Kalantary

17 – 25 August 2017
Farhad Kalantary Curator

Support is provided to curator Farhad Kalantary to be part of the jury at the 17th Seoul International New Media Festival in South Korea, and to curate the Norwegian Artists' Moving Image Works Program at the same festival.
Curators: Farhad Kalantary, Curator, Norwegian Artists' Moving Image Works Program, Seoul International New Media Festival, and Kim-Jang Yeun-ho, Festival Director, Seoul International New Media Festival, South Korea

Granted amount: NOK 15 000

Sissel Tolaas

1 September – 5 November 2017
Sissel Tolaas Artist

Support is provided to artist Sissel Tolaas for the presentation of SmellScape Seoul 2017 within the Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism 2017 in Seoul, South Korea.
Curators: Hyungmin Pai and Alejandro Zaera-Polo, Curators, Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism 2017, Seoul, South Korea

Granted amount: NOK 50 000

Röda Sten Kulturförening

9 September – 19 November 2017
Gothenburg International Biennial for Contemporary Art Biennale
Sille Storihle

Support is provided to Röda Sten Kulturförening for the participation of artist Sille Storihle to take part in the Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art 2017 in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Curator: Nav Haq, Curator, Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art 2017, Gothenburg, Sweden.

Granted amount: NOK 33 000

Istanbul Biennial

15 September – 12 November 2017
Pedro Gomez-Egana Artist

Support is provided to the Istanbul Foundation for Cultur for the participation of artist Pedro Goméz-Egaña to take part in the 15th Istanbul Biennial – a good neighbour in Istanbul, Turkey.
Curators: Michael Elmgreen and Ingar Dragset, Curators, the 15th Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey

Granted amount: NOK 131 292

Siri Ekker Svendsen

21 October – 26 November 2017
Siri Ekker Svendsen

Support is provided to artist Siri Ekker Svendsen for a solo exhibition at Malmö Konsthall in Malmö, Sweden.
Curator: Mats Stjernstedt, Director, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden

Granted amount: NOK 16 000

Hanne Lippard

10 November – 16 December 2017
Hanne Lippard Artist

Support is provided to artist Hanne Lippard for the solo exhibition ‘Numb Limb’ at David Dale Gallery in Glasgow, Scotland.
Curator: Max Slaven, Programme Director, David Dale Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland

Granted amount: NOK 11 500

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

Karl Ingar Røys

20 – 27 September 2017
Karl Ingar Røys Artist

Support is provided to artist Karl Ingar Røys for a solo exhibition entitled ‘The Art of Transition. The Pansodan Sessions’ at the Pansodan Arts Centre in Yangon, Myanmar.
Curator: Aung Soe Min, Curator, Pansodan Arts Centre, Yangon, Myanmar

Granted amount: NOK 10 000

Tori Wrånes

14 – 28 October 2017
Tori Wrånes

Support is provided to artist Tori Wrånes
Curator: Folakunle Oshun, Curator, Living on the Edge - the 1st Lagos Biennial, Lagos, Nigeria

Granted amount: NOK 18 500

International Support

Marthe Ramm Fortun

21 May 2017
Marthe Ramm Fortun Artist

Support is provided to artist Marthe Ramm Fortun for a performance on the occasion of the release of German artist Magdalena Kitas’ book Californication at WIELS Contemporary Art Center in Brussels, Belgium.
Curator: Eva Gorsse, Curator, WIELS Contemporary Art Center in Brussels, Belgium

Granted amount: NOK 5 000

Fullersta Gård

1 June 2017 – 31 May 2018
Fullersta Gård
Camilla Løw

Support is provided to the art centre Fullersta Gård for the participation of artist Camilla Løw within the exhibition ‘In the Distance’ at Fullersta Gård in Huddinge, Sweden.
Curators: Susanne Ewerlöf, Curator, Fullersta Gård, Huddinge, Sweden, and Peter Bergman, Director, Fullersta Gård, Huddinge, Sweden

Granted amount: NOK 35 300

Piksel Produksjoner

13 June – 8 July 2017
Piksel Produksjoner Festival
Gisle Frøysland Curator

Support is provided to Piksel Produksjoner for organising TransPiksel, a regional American touring festival in collaboration with Tsonami Festival in Valparaiso, Chile, Fundación Road House in Manizales, Colombia, and Festival Asimtria in Arequipa, Peru.
Curators: Gisle Frøysland, Maite Cajaraville, Marco Valdivia and Jean Ruzzo, Curators, TransPiksel, Chile, Colombia and Peru

Granted amount: NOK 30 000

INFRA

1 August – 1 September 2017
Lars Holdhus Artist
Ellinor Aurora Aasgaard Artist
Bror Sander Berg Størseth Artist

Support is provided to INFRA for the participation of artists Lars T C F Holdhus , Ellinor Aurora Aasgaard and Bror Sander Berg Størseth in the exhibition ‘Inside The Outside World’ at Yamamoto Gendai Gallery in Tokyo, Japan. Curator: Nile Koetting and Daniela Seitz, Curators, INFRA, Tokyo, Japan

Granted amount: NOK 20 110

Camille Norment

26 August 2017
Camille Norment Artist

Support is provided to artist Camille Norment for a performance in collaboration with Ryuichi Sakamoto and Yuko Mohri at Sapporo International Art Festival 2017 in Sapporo, Japan.
Curator: Otomo Yoshihide, Curator, Sapporo International Art Festival 2017, Sapporo, Japan

Granted amount: NOK 69 533

Chart Emerging

1 – 3 September 2017
Chart Emerging
Josefin Andersson
Eirik Slyngstad
Eirik Sæther Artist
Constance Tenvik
Kamilla Langeland Artist

Support is provided to Chart Emerging for the participation of artists Josefin Andersson , Erik Slyngstad, Eirik Sæther, Kamilla Langeland and Constance Tenvik in an exhibition by Chart Emerging, coinciding with Chart Art Fair in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Curator: Helga Christoffersen, Curator, Chart Emerging, Copenhagen, Denmark

Granted amount: NOK 26 542

Tori Wrånes

4 September 2017
Tori Wrånes

Support is provided to artist Tori Wrånes for the presentation of a site specific performance within the exhibition project ‘Luringen’ at the KUIR festival in Bogota, Colombia. Curators: Stina Högkvist and Geir Haraldseth, Curators, ‘Luringen’, KUIR festival, Bogota, Colombia

Granted amount: NOK 19 500

La Biennale de Lyon

20 September 2017 – 7 January 2018
Anawana Haloba Artist
Icaro Zorbar
Camille Norment Artist

Support is provided to La Biennale de Lyon for the participation of artists Anawana Haloba, Camille Norment and Icaro Zorbar in ‘Floating worlds’, 14th Lyon Biennial of Contemporary Art in Lyon, France.
Curator: Emma Lavigne, Curator, ‘Floating worlds’, 14th Lyon Biennial of Contemporary Art, Lyon, France

Granted amount: NOK 69 640

Callum Ross

21 September – 15 October 2017
Toril Johannessen Artist

Support is provided to curator Callum Ross for the participation of artists Saskia Holmkvist and Toril Johannessen in the exhibition ‘The Promise and Compromise of Translation’ at Four Boxes Gallery, Krabbesholm Højskole (in conjunction with Aarhus 2017 Year of Culture) in Skive, Denmark.
Curator: Callum Ross, Curator, ‘The Promise and Compromise of Translation’, Four Boxes Gallery, Krabbesholm Højskole, Skive, Denmark

Granted amount: NOK 14 900

Serpentine Galleries

29 September – 26 November 2017
Serpentine Gallery Gallery
Torbjørn Rødland Artist

Support is provided to the Serpentine Galleries in London, UK, for a solo exhibition by artist Torbjørn Rødland.
Curator: Amira Gad, Curator, Serpentine Galleries, London, UK

Granted amount: NOK 10 573

Reseaux des arts mediatiques / AKOUSMA

23 – 28 October 2017
Reseaux des arts mediatiques
Natasha Barrett

Support is provided to Reseaux des arts mediatiques for the participation of artist Natasha Barrett in the electro-acoustic festival AKOUSMA in Montreal, Canada.
Curator: Louis Dufort, Artistic Director, AKOUSMA in Montreal, Canada

Granted amount: NOK 15 659

Trygve Luktvasslimo

15 – 24 November 2017
Trygve Luktvasslimo Artist

Support is provided to artist Trygve Luktvasslimo for the presentation of the film trilogy A Life With No Echo/From Nonsense to Grandeur, a concert, and a spatial transformation and intervention in the exhibition space within the exhibition project ‘Luringen’ at the KUIR festival in Bogota, Colombia.
Curators: Stina Högkvist and Geir Haraldseth, Curators, ‘Luringen’, KUIR festival, Bogota, Colombia

Granted amount: NOK 11 000

Geir Haraldseth

15 – 24 November 2017
Geir Haraldseth Curator
Tori Wrånes
Trygve Luktvasslimo Artist

Support is provided to curator Geir Haraldseth for the participation of artists Trygve Luktvasslimo and Tori Wrånes in the exhibition project ‘Luringen’ at the KUIR festival in Bogota, Colombia.
Curators: Stina Högkvist and Geir Haraldseth, Curators, ‘Luringen’, KUIR festival, Bogota, Colombia

Granted amount: NOK 17 000

Jingyi Wang

16 – 23 November 2017
Leo Preston Artist
Lars Ove Toft Artist
Marcello Raciti Artist
Håkon Holm Olsen Artist
Helene Norseth Artist
Apichaya Wanthiang Artist
Tatiana Lozano Artist
Signe Lidén Artist

Support is provided to curator Jingyi Wang for the presentation of the interdisciplinary project ‘Static Theater: Those that have been left behind’ including Bergen-based artists Leo Preston, Lars Ove Toft, Marcello Raciti, Håkon Holm Olsen, Helene Norseth, Apichaya Wanthiang, Tatiana Lozano and Signe Liden at the Ming Contemporary Art Museum (McaM) in Shanghai, China.
Curator: Jingyi Wang, Curator, ‘Static Theater 1: Those that have been left behind’, Ming Contemporary Art Museum (McaM), Shanghai, China

Granted amount: NOK 24 000

The Renaissance Society

7 April 2018
The Renaissance Society Museum
Jana Winderen Artist

Support is provided to The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago in Chicago, IL, USA, for a performance by artist Jana Winderen as part of the core program for the group exhibition, ‘Unthought Environments’. Curator: Karsten Lund, Curator, The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, IL, USA

Granted amount: NOK 21 048

Marius Presterud

28 June – 1 December 2018
Marius Presterud

Support is provided to artist Marius Presterud for a research trip connected to the joint Nordic art, design, and research project ‘Northern Bumbling’ taking place in the following venues in Norway, Iceland and Sweden in the period 2017–2019: Losæter foreningens public bakery house in Bjørvika, Oslo, Norway, The Shared Greenhouse Project, Iceland, and Under Tallarna, Sweden.
Curator: Northern Bumbling (Thomas Pausz, Marius Presterud and Erik Sjodin)

Granted amount: NOK 4 655

International Support with 03–funding

Mekdes Weldehanna Shebeta

9 January 2017 – 31 January 2019
Mekdes Weldehanna Shebeta

Support is provided to Mekdes Weldehanna Shebeta for a six-week workshop resulting in her project titled Patching Up that will be exhibited within the closing group exhibition ‘On Movement’ taking place at Alle School of Fine Arts and Design, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Curator: Kibrom Gebremedhin, Head, Alle School of Fine Arts and Design, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

Granted amount: NOK 14 500

Bergen Art Book Fair (Bergen Zines)

19 – 22 October 2017
Bergen Art Book Fair

Support is provided to Bergen Art Book Fair (Bergen Zines) for inviting Latin American speakers and guests Maite Claveau, Ernestina Fabbri, Eliana Bianchi, Virginia Molinari, Majo Badra, Nahuel Fretes and Georgina Ricci at the Bergen Art Book Fair 2017 in Bergen, Norway.
Curator: Raquel Maia Marques, Bergen Art Book Fair 2017, Bergen, Norway

Granted amount: NOK 30 000