International Support

Recipients : February 2018

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Number of applications: 79
Application total amount: NOK 3 239 582
Total number of granted applications: 34
Current funds distribution status: NOK 618 298

International Biennials and Institutional Grants for Solo Exhibitions

Onomatopee

3 February – 25 March 2018
Grete Neseblod

Support is provided to Onomatopee, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, for inviting artist Grete Neseblod to present the solo exhibition and publication The True Meaning of S.M.H., (S.M.H. = So Much Hate or Shaking My Head).
Curator: Pernilla Ellens, City Curator, Onomatopee, Eindhoven, the Netherlands

Amount: NOK 7 660

Anne-Karin Furunes

19 February – 20 December 2018
Anne-Karin Furunes Artist

Support is provided to artist Anne-Karin Furunes for an exhibition at the The Paul Robeson Galleries, Newark, NJ, USA.
Curator: Jacqueline Mabey, Curatorial Assistant, The Paul Robeson Galleries, Newark, NJ, USA

Amount: NOK 10 000

Gavin Jantjes

3 May – 2 June 2018
Gavin Jantjes Artist

Support is provided to artist Gavin Jantjes for his participation with the works The Exogenic Series at the Biennial of Contemporary African Art, Dak’Art, taking place at the IFAN Museum of African Arts in Dakar, Senegal.
Curator: Simon Njami, Artistic Director, and Marianne Hultmann, Curator, Biennial of Contemporary African Art, Dak’Art, Dakar, Senegal

Amount: NOK 40 000

Juan Andres Milanes Benito

3 May – 2 June 2018
Juan Andres Milanes Benito Artist

Support is provided to artist Juan Andres Milanes Benito for his participation with his project Microwave for One, at the 13th Dakar Biennale titled ‘The Red Hour’, Dak’Art 2018, taking place in Dakar, Senegal.
Curator: Simon Njami, Artistic Director, Dak’Art 2018, Dakar, Senegal.

Amount: NOK 40 000

Toril Johannessen

3 May – 2 June 2018
Toril Johannessen Artist

Support is provided to artist Toril Johannessen who is invited with her project ‘Unlearning Optical Illusions’ to the 13th Dakar Biennale titled ‘The Red Hour’ taking place taking place at IFAN Museum of African Arts in Dakar, Senegal.
Curator: Simon Njami, Artistic Director, and Marianne Hultmann, Curator, Biennial of Contemporary African Art, Dak’Art, Dakar, Senegal

Amount: NOK 40 000

Tori Wrånes

7 May – 2 June 2018
Tori Wrånes Artist

Support is provided to artist Tori Wrånes for her participation with a performance in the 13th Dakar Biennale titled ‘The Red Hour’, Dak’Art 2018, taking place at the IFAN Museum of African Arts in Dakar, Senegal.
Curator: Simon Njami, Artistic Director, and Marianne Hultmann, Curator, Biennial of Contemporary African Art, Dak’Art, Dakar, Senegal

Amount: NOK 22 400

Hanne Grete Einarsen

18 May – 17 June 2018
Hanne Grete Einarsen

Support is provided to artist Hanne Grete Einarsen for her exhibition ‘Thrust youre Breath into the Blue’ at the Nordic House, Reykjavik, Iceland.
Curator: Gunn Hernes, Project Manager, the Nordic House, Reykjavik, Iceland

Amount: NOK 30 000

VŠĮ – Architektūros fondas

23 May – 25 November 2018
Jana Winderen Artist

Support is provided to VŠĮ – Architektūros fondas,Vilnius, Lithuania, for inviting artist Jana Winderen to exhibit a site specific sound work for the Swamp Pavilion, Lithuania’s participation at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition at La Biennale di Venezia, 2018.
Curator: Nomeda & Gediminas Urbonas, Curators, the Swamp Pavilion, Lithuania’s participation, the 16th International Architecture Exhibition at La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy

Amount: NOK 19 100

Fri Art Kunsthalle Fribourg

25 May – 15 July 2018
Hanne Lippard Artist

Support is provided to Fri Art Kunsthalle Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland, for inviting artist Hanne Lippard to have a solo exhibition titled ‘Ulyd’.
Curator: Balthazar Lovay, Artistic Director, Fri Art Kunsthalle Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland

Amount: NOK 12 430

Inger Wold Lund

8 June – 31 July 2018
Inger Wold Lund Artist

Support is provided to artist Inger Wold Lund for the participation in ‘The School of the End of Time: Educational Programme of Abracadabra’, Main Project of the [AC1] 6th Moscow Biennale for Young Art in Moscow, Russia.
Curator: Lucrezia Calabrò Visconti, Independent Curator, the 6th Moscow Biennale for Young Art in Moscow, Russia

Amount: NOK 12 400

International Support

Malin Bülow

15 – 18 February 2018
Malin Bülow Artist

Support is provided to artist Malin Bülow to perform Elastic still Lives and Squared Elasticity within the exhibition ‘Before the beginning and after the end’ at Hi Gordon, Vienna, Austria.
Curator: Ala Glasner, Founder and Curator, Hi Gordon, Vienna, Austria

Amount: NOK 6 086

Manif d'art

15 February – 21 April 2018
Anne Katrine Dolven Artist

Support is provided to Manif d'art, Québec, Canada, for inviting artist A K Dolven to participate in the exhibition Manif d'art – The Quebec City Biennial titled ‘Large Against the Sky, Small Between the Stars’ with her piece Out of Tune (2011). Curator: Jonathan Watkins, Curator, ‘Large Against the Sky, Small Between the Stars’, Manif d'art, Québec, Canada

Amount: NOK 8 750

Mahlet Ogbe Habte

5 – 20 March 2018
Mahlet Ogbe Habte Artist

Support is provided to artist Mahlet Ogbe Habte for her participation in the IN-SONORA 10, International Sound and Interactive Art Show taking place in Madrid, Spain.
Curator: Maite Camacho, Director and Curator, In Sonora 10, Madrid, Spain

Amount: NOK 6 000

MoMA PS1

17 March 2018
Jenny Hval

Support is provided to MoMA PS1, New York, NY, USA, for inviting artist Jenny Hval to do a site-specific performance at the event VW Sunday Sessions held at MoMA PS1.
Curator: Taja Cheek, Curatorial Assistant, MoMA PS1, and Alex Sloane, Curatorial Assistant, MoMA PS1

NOK 13 044

Fotografisk Center

24 March – 27 May 2018
Tonje Bøe Birkeland Artist
Ulla Schildt Artist
Helene Sommer Artist
Mette Tronvoll Artist

Support is provided to Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen, Denmark, for inviting artists Tonje Bøe Birkeland , Ulla Schildt, Helene Sommer and Mette Tronvoll to participate in the exhibition ‘For a Gentle Song would not Shake Us if We had Never Heard a Loud One’.
Curator: Stephanie von Spreter, Curator, ‘For a Gentle Song would not Shake Us if We had Never Heard a Loud One’, Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen, Denmark

Amount: NOK 7 500

Daisuke Kosugi

28 – 31 March 2018
Daisuke Kosugi

Support is provided to artist Daisuke Kosugi for the event Black Box Screenings 2018 where he will screen the film The Lost Dreams of Naoki Hayakawa, taking place at Beursschouwburg in Brussels, Belgium. The film a collaboration with artist Ane Hjort Guttu.
Curator: Helena Kritis, Audio and Visual Arts Programming, Beursschouwburg, Brussels, Belgium

Amount: NOK 5 000

Charlotte Bik Bandlien

5 – 7 April 2018
Charlotte Bik Bandlien Artist

Support is provided to artist Charlotte Bik Bandlien as she has been invited to give a presentation of a paper in the Critical Pedagogies session, conducted by Emily Pringle, at the 2018 Annual Conference for Art History organised by the Association for Art History taking place in the Courtauld Institute of Art & King’s College London in London, UK.
Organiser: Trevor Horsewood, Campaigns Manager, 2018 Annual Conference for Art History, the Association for Art History, London, UK

Amount: NOK 3 500

Vanna Bowles

6 April – 4 May 2018
Vanna Bowles Artist

Support is provided to artist Vanna Bowles for her participation in the group exhibition ‘Dark Drawn’ taking place at the Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts, Vilnius, Lithuania.
Curator: Ian Damerell, Curator, ‘Dark Drawn’, the Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts, Vilnius, Lithuania

Amount: NOK 6 500

Nils Bech

6 – 8 April 2018
Nils Bech Artist

Support is provided to artist Nils Bech for his performance Echo within the performance festival ‘Do Disturbe’ taking place at Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France. Nils Bech has created the piece with artist Ida Ekblad, and is collaborating with the ballet dancer Silas Henriksen for the presentation of the performance.
Curator: Natascha Jakobsen, Curator, ‘Do Disturbe’, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France

Amount: NOK 9 940

roARaTorio

10 – 15 April 2018
Bjørn Melhus

Support is provided to roARaTorio, Paris, France, for inviting artist Bjørn Melhus to participate in the Rencontres Internationales taking place in the venues Carreau du Temple, Forum des images, Centre Pompidou and Palais de Tokyo, all in Paris, France.
Curator: Jean-François Rettig and Nathalie Hénon, Directors, roARaTorio, Paris, France

Amount: NOK 7 173

Bodil Furu

13 April – 1 May 2018
Bodil Furu Artist

Support is provided to artist Bodil Furu who has been invited to participate with a screening programme and the workshop Truth to Tell at the Nafasi Art Space in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and at the Centre d'art Waza de Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Curators: Rebecca Corey, Curator at the Nafasi Art Space, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, and Patrick Mudekereza, Curator, Centre d'art Waza de Lubumbashi, Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Amount: NOK 15 000

Pedro Gomez-Egana

19 April – 9 June 2018
Pedro Gomez-Egana Artist

Support is provided to artist Pedro Gomez-Egana with the installation Domain of Things for the group exhibition ‘Anytime Now’ taking place at TENT, Rotterdam.
Curator: Anke Bangma, Artistic Director, TENT, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Amount: NOK 40 000

MIT Program in Art, Culture and Technology

26 – 30 April 2018
MIT Visual Arts Program
Anders Hofgaard

Support is provided to the MIT Program in Art, Culture and Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technologi (MIT), Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, for the participation of Anders Hofgaard from the design and art studio NODE Berlin Oslo, to be in residency at the MIT Programme in Art, Culture and Technology (ACT), as MIT mark the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Center for Advanced Visual Studies (CAVS) for which NODE designed a database and website focused on the CAVS Special Collection, an archive stewarded by ACT.
Curator: Laura Knott, Consulting Curator, CAVS alumna, MIT, Lars Bang Larsen, Curator, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden, and Gediminas Urbonas, Artist and Professor at ACT, MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA

Amount: NOK 4 621

Marie Skeie and Motaz al Habbash

10 – 13 May 2018
Marie Skeie Artist
Motaz al Habbash Artist

Support is provided to the artist group Marie Skeie and Motaz al Habbash for their project Gaza (a)live, a live streaming and interaction work, taking place at the Open Platform during the Open Engagement 2018 conference at the Queens Museum, New York, USA.
Curator: Jen Delos Reyes, Founder and Director, Crystal Baxley, Associate Director and Latham Zearfoss, Assistant Director, Open Engagement, Queens, New York, NY, USA

Amount: NOK 13 500

steirischer herbst 

10 May – 26 June 2018
Lars Cuzner Artist
steirischer herbst festival gmbh Festival

Support is provided to the steirischer herbst festival gmbh 2018 for inviting artist Lars Cuzner to present a solo exhibition with his project The Intelligence Party in connection with the 51st edition of the festival titled ‘Volksfronten’ (Popular Fronts).
Curator: Ekatarina Degot, Director and Chief curator, steirischer herbst, Graz, Austria

Amount: NOK 15 000

Eva Rowson

15 May – 14 July 2018
Eva Rowson

Support is provided to curator Eva Rowson for her participation with the project ‘Como imaginar una musea?’ within the exhibition ‘An Exhibition as A spell’("Una exposición como un conjuro") taking place at the Can Felipa Art Centre in Barcelona, Spain.
Curator: Caterina Almirall, Curator, ‘An Exhibition as A spell’, the Can Felipa Art Centre in Barcelona, Spain

Amount: NOK 5 000

Malin Bülow

18 May – 1 June 2018
Malin Bülow Artist

Support is provided to artist Malin Bülow for her participation with the exhibition ‘Bodies of Water’ taking place at the Laboratory for Aesthetics and Ecology in Helsingør, Denmark.
Curator: Elena Ortiz, Curator, ‘Bodies of Water’, Laboratory for Aesthetics and Ecology, Helsingør, Denmark

Amount: NOK 5 000

Sebastian Makonnen Kjølaas

25 May – 30 November 2018
Sebastian Makonnen Kjølaas

Support is provided to the artist Sebastian Makonnen Kjølaas to exhibit the project Wittgenstein on Vacation within the exhibition ‘Machines à penser’ taking place at the Fondazione Prada in Venice, Italy. The project is developed in collaboration with artists Marianne Bredesen, and Siri Hjorth.
Curator: Dieter Roelstraete, Curator, ‘Machines à penser’, Fondazione Prada,Venice, Italy

Amount: NOK 4 000

Treignac Project

28 May – 31 August 2018
Jon Benjamin Tallerås Artist

Support is provided to Treignac Project, Treignac, France, for inviting artist Jon Benjamin Talleras to participate in the exhibition ‘Entanglements, Embodiments, Positions’ taking place at the Treignac Project.
Curator: Jussi Koitela, Curator, Treignac Project, Treignac, France

Amount: NOK 7 507

La Wayaka Current

10 June – 9 August 2018
Matti Aikio Artist
Margrethe Pettersen
Ane Krogseth Artist

Support is provided to La Wayaka Current, London, UK, for inviting artists Matti Aikio, Margrethe Pettersen and Ane Krogseth to take part in the residency at La Wayaka Current in Guna Yala, Panama. The works will be exhibited in Guest Projects in London between 21 July and 9 August 2018.
Curator: Sofie Iversen, Founding Director, La Wayaka Current, London, UK

Amount: NOK 42 900

Avi Feldman and Alexandra Perloff-Giles

30 August – 23 September 2018
Avi Feldman & Alexandra Perloff-Giles Curator duo
Per-Oskar Leu Artist

Support is provided to the curators Avi Feldman & Alexandra Perloff-Giles for inviting artist Per-Oskar Leu to create a new work for the exhibition ‘Due Process’ for the Agency for Legal Imagination at the MINI/Goethe-Institut Curatorial Residencies Ludlow 38 in New York.
Curator: Avi Feldman, Curatorial Resident 2018, and Alexandra Perloff-Giles, Curator, ‘Due Process’, the Agency for Legal Imagination at the MINI/Goethe-Institut Curatorial Residencies Ludlow 38, New York, NY, USA

Amount: NOK 27 990