Acknowledgement of the Sámi people

OCA acknowledges the Sámi as one people, and as the Indigenous people of the Fennoscandian region. On the land of this region, Sápmi, the Sámi people have lived since time immemorial, respectfully harvesting from nature by fishing, farming, hunting and following reindeer, amongst other activities.

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Recipients 2018

International Support

October

Number of applications: 64
Application total amount: NOK 2 256 770
Total number of granted applications: 22
Current funds distribution status: NOK 511 642

Manuel Pelmus

20 Oct – 30 Mar 2019

Support is provided to artist Manuel Pelmus, for a solo exhibition and performance at the L40-Kunstverein am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin, Germany, within the series ASSEMBLE, a monthly program traveling between different art institutions as a platform for producing live artwork.
Dates: 20 October 2018 – 30 March 2019
Amount: NOK 14 200

Kunsthalle Wien

26 Oct – 19 Feb 2019

Support is provided to Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria, for the participation of artist Hanne Lippard in the group exhibition ‘Antarctica. An Exhibition about Alienation’.
Dates: 26 October 2018 – 19 February 2019
Amount: NOK 2 823

Ivan Galuzin and Glafira Severianova

9 Nov – 16 Nov 2018

Support is provided to artist group Ivan Galuzin and Glafira Severianova for their lecture and workshop as part of the educational program at the School of Engaged Art, Rosas House of Culture, St Petersburg, Russia, by artist group Chto Delat, and for their participation in a conference organized by the group and research platform, "Place of Art", taking place at the Stanislavsky Electrotheatre, Moscow, Russia.
Dates: 9 – 16 November 2018
Amount: NOK 10 204

Marius Presterud

15 Nov – 16 Nov 2018

Support is provided to artist Marius Presterud for his project Grave Talk, a work series for the ‘Ecological Last Oil - Collaborative Workshop with Oslo Apiary & Aviary and Berlin Scent Club’, taking place at the Spektrum, Berlin, Germany.
Dates: 15 – 16 November 2018
Amount: NOK 3 752

Apolonija Sustersic

28 Nov – 28 Feb 2019

Support is provided to artist Apolonija Sustersic for her participation with the project Light Therapy in the exhibition titled ‘Art in Use’, taking place at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), in Toronto, Canada.
Dates: 28 November 2018 – 28 February 2019
Amount: NOK 15 400

Martinka Bobrikova & Oscar de Carmen

14 Jan – 18 Feb 2019

Support is provided to artist group Martinka Bobrikova & Oscar de Carmen to undertake a two weeks residency at Jatiwangi Art Factory, West Java, Indonesia, and two weeks residency with Ruangrupa in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Dates: 14 January – 18 February 2019
Amount: NOK 28 000

Ronak Moshtaghi

17 Jan – 30 Mar 2019

Support is provided to artist Ronak Moshtaghi for her project, Late Poem Surrounded by Friends, in a group exhibition titled ‘When Legacies Become Debts’ at The Mosaic Room, London, UK on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the institution. There will be a program of events in addition to the exhibition.
Dates: 17 January – 30 March 2019
Amount: NOK 37 500

Sami Artists Union SDS

19 Jan – 3 Mar 2019

Support is provided to Sami Artists Union SDS, Kautokeino, Norway for the touring of the exhibition ‘Áigemátki - Tidsreise – Time’ to Edsvik Konsthall, Sollentuna, Sweden and The Museum of Artistic Development of the Arctic, Arkhangelsk, Russia.
Dates: 19 January – 3 March 2019
Amount: NOK 50 000

Jonatan Habib Engqvist / Gabriel Mestre Arrioja (Artenación)

5 Feb – 7 Apr 2019

Support is provided to the curators Jonatan Habib Engqvist / Gabriel Mestre Arrioja for artist Ane Graff participating in a project titled ‘Earth-Body’ taking place at The Museum of Geology of the UNAM, Mexico City, Mexico.
Dates: 5 February – 7 April 2019
Amount: NOK 29 200

Verdensteatret

22 Feb – 24 Feb 2019

Support is provided to artist group Verdensteatret for their participation in the exhibition ‘HANNAH’ at the Sonic Acts Festival, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Dates: 22 – 24 February 2019
Amount: NOK 26 500

Icaro Zorbar Sanchez Laverde

6 Mar – 10 Aug 2019

Support is provided to artist Icaro Zorbar Sanchez Laverde for a solo exhibition taking place at the Museum of Modern Art of Bogotá, Colombia (MAMBO).
Dates: 6 March – 10 August 2019
Amount: NOK 36 000

Fotogalleriet

21 Mar – 21 Mar 2019

Support is provided to Fotogalleriet, Oslo, Norway for the support for the presentation of the 2018 Dummy Award (NDA) photobook winner taking place at the Reykjavik Museum of Photography (RMP), Reykjavik, Iceland.
Dates: 21 March 2019
Amount: NOK 7 500

Marte Lill Somby

1 Jul – 1 Jan 2020

Support is provided to artist group Marte Lill Somby for her project "De Språkløse" (“The Voiceless”), in collaboration with the Greenland/Danish artist Jukke Rosing. The project will be on exhibition at the Nuuk Kunstmuseum, Nuuk, Greenland, and at the Nor›ursló›ir / Nordiske Spor 2019, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Dates: 1 July 2019 – spring 2020
Amount: NOK 20 000

May

02

Number of applications: 74
Application total amount: NOK 2 721 679
Total number of granted applications: 35
Current funds distribution status: NOK 650 000

Emilija Skarnulyte

18 May – 10 Sep 2018

Support is provided to artist Emilija Skarnulyte for the commission of her installation Mirror Matter within Bold Tendencies’ ‘Visual Arts Programme 2018’ in London, UK. The focus for this year’s commissioned artists is Ecology. Dates: 18 May – 22 September 2018

Amount: NOK 10 000

Biung Ismahasan

21 May – 25 May 2018

Support is provided to curator Biung Ismahasan for inviting Sámi artist Marita Isobel Solberg to participate in the group exhibition titled ‘Dispossessions: Performative Encounter(s) of Taiwanese Indigenous Contemporary Art’ taking place at Goldsmiths, University of London in London, UK. Dates: 21 – 25 May 2018

Amount: NOK 8 500

Daniela Arriado, Screen City Biennial

1 Jun – 15 Jan 2019

Support is provided to curator Daniela Arriado for the participation of Norwegian and Norway based artists Matti Aikio, HC Gilje and Margarida Paiva within the Screen City Biennial – ‘Migrating Stories’, Tour 2018. The tour includes these spaces amongst others; Julia Stocheck Collection (Düsseldorf), ISEA (Durban), Media!Architecture!Biennial (Beijing), A Tale of a Tub (Rotterdam) and Scandinavia House (New York). Dates: 1 June 2018 – 15 January 2019

Amount: NOK 20 000

Elin Már Øyen Vister

2 Jun – 22 Oct 2018

Support is provided to artist Elin Már Øyen Vister for her participation in the exhibition ‘Ekologins visionärer / Ecovisionaries’ with a new sonic work and installation titled The Ontology of the circle speaks Akt # 1, taking place at the Bildmuseet in Umeå, Sweden. A performance with the same title will be presented in Umeå during the festival Rum för Performance – Skiften (A collaboration between Bildmuseet, Vita Kuben and Norrlandsoperan) on 8 September 2018. Dates: 2 June ­– 22 October 2018

Amount: NOK 30 000

Magnus Bjerk

13 Jun – 16 Jun 2018

Support is provided to artist Magnus Bjerk for his participation with the work Supernature, a collaboration with the artist Namia Leigh, in the symposium program and exhibition ‘Photosynth - Symposium of self-powered media art’ taking place at the Faculty of Arts University of Pécs, Hungary in the Zsolnay Cultural Quartier. Dates: 13 – 16 June 2018

Amount: NOK 9 219

Hege Tapio

15 Jun – 27 Jun 2018

Support is provided to artist Hege Tapio for her participation presenting a paper in a conference co-organised by Cultivamos Cultura and CIC.Digital of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa, in Partnership with Centro de Arte e Cultura/Fundação Eugenio de Almeida and Faculdade de Belas-Artes da Universidade de Lisboa. Following the conference the first version of the ‘Beauty Kit Female Farm’, a week-long residency project will take place in Cultivamos Cultura at São Luís, Odemira, Portugal. Dates: 15 – 27 June 2018

Amount: NOK 6 048

Steinar Haga Kristensen

20 Jun – 19 Aug 2018

Support is provided to the artist Steinar Haga Kristensen for his participation with the project Brown Period in the exhibition “Somewhere in Between” initiated on invitation, by the artist run space Etablissement d`en Face, by The Centre of Fine Arts (BOZAR) in Brussels, Belgium. Dates: 20 June – 19 August 2018

Amount: NOK 10 500

Sara Eliassen

1 Jul – 30 Jul 2018

Project: Support is provided to the artist Sara Eliassen for her participation as the visiting artist/ faculty at the SOMA Summer 2018 in Mexico City, Mexico. The stay includes a residency stay at SOMA, studio visits and an artist presentation. Dates: 1 – 30 July 2018

Amount: NOK 9 702

Marianne Heske

1 Jul – 31 Oct 2018

Support is provided to artist Marianne Heske for her participation with the work What fools these mortals be in the exhibition ‘On a Pedestal’ taking place in the Castletown House and Dublin Castle, Dublin, Ireland. Dates: 1 July – 31 October 2018

Amount: NOK 18 000

Piksel Produksjoner

9 Jul – 6 Aug 2018

Support is provided to Piksel Produksjoner, Bergen, Norway, for the participation of artists Audun Eriksen and Gisle Frøysland in the 3rd edition of TransPiksel, a digital culture festival touring South America, taking place in four cities (Mexico City, Querétaro, Trujillo and Guayaquil) within three different countries: Ecuador, Perú and Mexico. Dates: 9 July – 6 August 2018

Amount: NOK 25 000

Mahlet Ogbe Habte

10 Aug – 20 Aug 2018

Support is provided to artist Mahlet Ogbe Habte for her solo project, All in one Experiencing the Labyrinth, exhibited at the Guramayne Addis Art Gallery, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. There will also be an artist talk.

Amount: NOK 12 700

Damir Avdagic

24 Aug – 31 Aug 2018

Support is provided to artist Damir Avdagic for his participation in the week-long workshop and lecture session titled “Constructing Utopia / Eastern European Avant-Gardes and Their Legacy" as part of the programme Summer School at The Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana, Slovenia. Dates: 24 – 31 August 2018

Amount: NOK 14 000

Maria Brinch

30 Aug – 10 Sep 2018

Support is provided to artist Maria Brinch for her participation in the exhibition ‘Tuwaye’ (a Kiganda word meaning ‘Let us converse’) at the House Of Talent East Africa (HOT) Kampala, Uganda. Dates: 30 August – 10 September 2018

Amount: NOK 10 990

Sigmund Skard

1 Sep – 9 Sep 2018

Support is provided to artist Sigmund Skard for his participation within the performance festival ‘Days of performance art in Lviv’, including the ‘School of Performance’ educational programme, taking place at the Art Center Dzyga, Institute of Contemporary Art in Lviv, Ukraine. Dates: 1 – 9 September 2018

Amount: NOK 6 504

Kunsthuis SYB

6 Sep – 9 Sep 2018

Support is provided to Kunsthuis SYB, Beetsterzwaag, the Netherlands, for the participation of artist Ane Graff in ‘Almende, the second Triennial of Beetsterzwaag’, taking place at Kunsthuis SYB. Dates: 6 – 9 September 2018

Amount: NOK 6 531

Fundação Bienal de São Paulo

7 Sep – 9 Dec 2018

Support is provided to Fundação Bienal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, for inviting artist Roderick Hietbrink to participate in the 33rd Bienal de São Paulo titled ‘Affective Affinities’.

Amount: NOK 57 892

Karl Ingar Røys

12 Sep – 14 Sep 2018

Support is provided to artist Karl Ingar Røys for his participation with the video work Ernas Video in the exhibition ‘The State of Capitalism and the State of Political Economy’ at the Juraj Dobrila University of Pula, Croatia. Dates: 12 – 14 September 2018

Amount: NOK 5 400

Eva Rowson

14 Sep – 17 Sep 2018

Support is provided to curator Eva Rowson to present the research of the project Cómo imaginar una musea? in the ‘CommonsxArt’ Assembly taking place at the Casco Art Institute: Working for the Commons, Utrecht, the Netherlands. Dates: 14 – 17 September 2018

Amount: NOK 8 500

Olga Robayo

15 Sep – 30 Sep 2018

Support is provided to artist Olga Robayo for her residency at Aeromoto in Mexico City, Mexico, regarding her research as the director of the ‘KUIR BOGOTA Queer Arts & Film International Festival’. The residency will include an exhibition and an artist talk.

Dates: 15 – 30 September 2018

Amount: NOK 10 000

Cultural Centre of Belgrade

15 Sep – 29 Oct 2018

Support is provided to Cultural Centre of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia, for inviting artists Ann Lislegaard, Bjarne Melgaard and Torbjørn Rødland to participate in the exhibition ‘57th October Salon: The Marvelous Cacaphony’ taking place at the Cultural Centre of Belgrade, the Belgrade City Museum, the Serbian Academy of Art and Science, the Remont Gallery and three galleries at the Cultural Center of Belgrad in Belgrad, Serbia. Dates: 15 September – 29 October 2018

Amount: NOK 52 500

Marta Herford gGmbH

16 Sep – 6 Jan 2019

Support is provided to Marta Herford gGmbH, Herford, Germany, for inviting the artist group The Center for Genomic Gastronomy founded by, amongst others, Norwegian artist Cathrine Kramer, to take part in the group exhibition titled ‘Creatures Made to Measure – Animals and Contemporary Design’ with their project De-extinction Deli – Yesterday’s Meat Tomorrow. Dates: 16 September 2018 – 6 January 2019

Amount: NOK 14 950

Jesper Alvær

20 Sep – 30 Sep 2018

Support is provided to artist Jesper Alvær for his participation with the film Upstream the Cold Chain within the exhibition ‘Designing Connection in Friction’ at the Harcourt House Artist Run Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Dates: 20 – 30 September 2018

Amount: NOK 10 000

Guernsey Photography Festival

20 Sep – 20 Oct 2018

Support is provided to the Guernsey Photography Festival for inviting artist Terje Abusdal, the winner of this years’ International Competition, to exhibit within the festival. Dates: 20 September – 20 October 2018

Amount: NOK 15 000

Whitechapel Gallery

27 Sep – 13 Jan 2018

Support is provided to Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK, for presenting the artist and curator duo Michael Elmgreen and Ingar Dragset in a solo exhibition titled ‘This is How we Bite Our Tongue’.

Amount: NOK 30 000

Jan Groth

13 Oct – 12 Jan 2019

Support is provided to artist Jan Groth for his participation within the exhibition ‘Light Lines: The Art of Jan Groth, Inger Johanne Grytting, and Thomas Pihl’ taking place at the Scandinavia House, New York, USA. Dates: 13 October 2018 – 12 January 2019

Amount: NOK 14 000

Curate It Yourself (CIY)

23 Oct – 29 Nov 2018

Support is provided to the curatorial collective ‘Curate It Yourself (CIY)’ based in Paris, France, for inviting artist Ann Iren Buan to participate in the exhibition Temporary Walls (working title), Bazament, project space in Tirana, Albania. Dates: 23 October – 29 November 2018

Amount: NOK 18 970

The 6th Edition of the Athens Biennale 2018

26 Oct – 9 Dec 2018

Support is provided to the 6th edition of the Athens Biennale, Athens, Greece, for inviting artists Tori Wranes, Lykourgos Porfyris and Helle Siljeholm to participate in the 6th edition of the biennale titled ‘ANTI’. Dates: 26 October – 9 December 2018

Amount: NOK 83 495

Ayman Alazraq

26 Oct – 3 Feb 2018

Support is provided to artist Ayman Alazraq who has been invited to participate with his work Wall 1 in the group exhibition titled ‘L’Intrus’ at the Tabakalera International Centre for Contemporary Culture in San Sebastián, Spain. Wall 1 is a collaboration with Swedish artist Emanuel Svedin. Dates: 26 October – 3 February 2018

Amount: NOK 6 700

Turbida Lux

1 Nov – 1 Nov 2018

Support is provided to the art collective Turbida Lux, consisting of artists Lucila Mayol and Pedro Riva, for the project Acronym for Daydreaming taking place at the Museum for the History of Photography in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Dates: November 2018

Amount: NOK 8 000

Kjell Bjørgeengen

1 Nov – 1 Nov 2018

Support is provided to the artist Kjell Bjørgeengen for a commissioned site specific video performance in Ex Teresa Arte Actual, Mexico City, Mexico. Ex Teresa is part of IMBA and Bellas Artes, the National Institute of Art in Mexico. The project is a collaboration with Ingar Zach (NO) and Chris Cogburn (US). Dates: November 2018

Amount: NOK 17 859

Tori Wrånes

2 Nov – 28 Feb 2019

Support is provided to the artist Tori Wrånes for her participation within the first edition of the Thailand Biennale 2018 titled ‘Edge of the Wonderland’, taking place at the Office of Contemporary Art and Culture (OCAC), Ministry of Culture, Krabi, Thailand. Dates: 2 November – 28 February 2018

Amount: NOK 31 440

Ignas Krunglevicius

2 Nov – 28 Feb 2018

Support is provided to artist Ignas Krunglevicius for his participation within the first edition of the Thailand Biennale 2018 titled ‘Edge of the Wonderland’, taking place at the Office of Contemporary Art and Culture (OCAC), Ministry of Culture, Krabi, Thailand.

Amount: NOK 20 000

Camille Norment Studio

2 Nov – 28 Feb 2019

Support is provided to artist Camille Norment for her participation in the first edition of the Thailand Biennial, 2018, organized by the Office of Contemporary Art and Culture (OCAC), Ministry of Culture in Bangkok, taking place in Krabi, Thailand, titled ‘Edge of the Wonderland’.
Dates: 02 November 2018 – 28 February 2019

Amount: NOK 28 600

Martinka Bobrikova and Oscar de Carmen

5 Nov – 25 Nov 2018

Support is provided to the artist group Martinka Bobrikova and Oscar de Carmen for their participation with the series meditations on power in a solo exhibition at the HotDock project space in Bratislava, Slovakia. Dates: 5 November – 25 November 2018

Amount: NOK 12 000

Marthe Thorshaug

7 Nov – 10 Nov 2018

Support is provided to artist Marthe Thorshaug for the screening, and post-screening conversation, of her film Human Wild. It will be part of the exhibition ‘Nordic Impressions’ taking place at the The Phillips Collection, Washington DC, USA. Dates: 7 – 10 November 2018

Amount: NOK 7 000

February

02

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

Onomatopee

3 Feb – 25 Mar 2018

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

Manif d'art

15 Feb – 21 Apr 2018

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

Malin Bülow

15 Feb – 18 Feb 2018

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

Anne-Karin Furunes

19 Feb – 20 Dec 2018

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

Mahlet Ogbe Habte

5 Mar – 20 Mar 2018

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 Mar – 17 Mar 2018

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 Mar – 27 May 2018

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 Mar – 31 Mar 2018

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 Apr – 7 Apr 2018

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 Apr – 4 May 2018

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 Apr – 8 Apr 2018

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 Apr – 15 Apr 2018

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 Apr – 1 May 2018

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 Apr – 9 Jun 2018

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 Apr – 30 Apr 2018

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

Toril Johannessen

3 May – 2 Jun 2018

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

Juan Andres Milanes Benito

3 May – 2 Jun 2018

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

Gavin Jantjes

3 May – 2 Jun 2018

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

Tori Wrånes

7 May – 2 Jun 2018

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

Marie Skeie and Motaz al Habbash

10 May – 13 May 2018

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 Jun 2018

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 Jul 2018

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 Jun 2018

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

Hanne Grete Einarsen

18 May – 17 Jun 2018

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 Nov 2018

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

Sebastian Makonnen Kjølaas

25 May – 30 Nov 2018

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

Fri Art Kunsthalle Fribourg

25 May – 15 Jul 2018

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

Treignac Project

28 May – 31 Aug 2018

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

Inger Wold Lund

8 Jun – 31 Jul 2018

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

La Wayaka Current

10 Jun – 9 Aug 2018

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 Aug – 23 Sep 2018

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