Residencies : ISCP New York City

1 September – 30 November 2012

Erlend Hammer


Erlend Hammer, Bunnies, it must be bunnies, 2009. Installation view with works by Lars Monrad Vaage (left) and Mai Hofstad Gunnes (right). Courtesy of LAUTOM Contemporary, Oslo

Erlend Hammer (b.1978 in Oslo, Norway, lives and works in Moss, Norway) is an editor and curator. He holds degrees in Art History from the University of Bergen (2005) and a Creative Curating degree from the Art Academy of Bergen (2008). In autumn 2012 he held a four month residency at ISCP in New York, NY, USA.. His Samlede kunstkritikker 2005–2008 (Collected Art Criticism 2005–2008) was published by Ctrl+Z in 2009. In 2011 he became Assistant Editor of KunstkritikkNordic Art Review, and held the position of Acting Chief Editor until July 2012. He writes monthly commentary for the daily newspaper Dagbladet and his latest project was co-curating with Power Ekroth the seventh edition of the Momentum Biennale in Moss, Norway.