Graham Harman lecture on Dark Ecology 1.12 at KHiO

Graham Harman

PNEK is pleased to announce the following collaborative lecture: Philosopher Graham Harman (US) on Dark Ecology Tuesday 1st of December 2015, 5PM KhiO’s Main Auditorium, Fossveien 24, Grünerløkka, Oslo. Graham is Distinguished University Professor at the American University in Cairo. He is a founding member of the Speculative Realism movement, and chief exponent of Object-Oriented Ontology. Recent publications include: Weird Realism: Lovecraft and Philosophy (2012), Bells and Whistles: More Speculative Realism (2013), and Bruno Latour, Reassembling the Political (2014). A

Extravagant Bodies: Extravagant Age @ PNEK Tuesday 24.11


Tuesday 24.11 at 18:00 Welcome to the presentation of the Extravagant Bodies: Extravagant Age exhibition @ PNEKs office in Oslo (Olaf Ryes Plass 2). The notoriously famous experimental art curators Olga Majcen and Suncica Ostoic from in Zagreb will be present.

Pia MYrvoLD – WANDS showing in Oslo 20.11 – 13.12.2015

Pia MyrVold Wands 2015

@ Atelier Nord ANX, Olav Ryes Plass 2, Oslo Thursday to Friday 15-18, Saturday to Sunday 13-18. See: Atelier Nord har gleden av å presentere Pia MYrvoLDs utstilling WANDS på Atelier Nord ANX. Utstillingen omfatter en serie med fem smartskulpturer, kalt WANDS, i tillegg til flere projeksjoner av videoarbeidet STRIPEFIELDS, bestående av pulserende, vertikale fargefelt. Skulpturene er bygd opp av stort antall spesialbygde deler i et mangfold av ulike materialer og teksturer, men har likefullt hvert sitt unike fysiske

Nearly Human video

Check out the new video from the Nearly Human exhibition at PNEK node Kunsthall Grenland in Porsgrunn The exhibition was curated by the legendary grand old woman of Robotic Art: Jasia Reichardt For Kunsthall Grenland:

PNEK atelieer stipend 2015/16

PNEK atelieer 2015/16

The PNEK atelieer stipend goes to…. Amelia Beavis-Harrison! Check out her work at The stipend consists of 5 months free use of the beautiful 17 square meters space centrally located at Olaf Ryes Plass 2, Oslo.

PNEK travel report: Incubate´s DIY Synth Fair


Incubate is an annual festival which takes place in Tilburg, a small city in the South of the Netherlands. Now in its 11th year, Incubate is known for its innovative and groundbreaking program, each year introducing developments on the cutting edge of music, art and e-culture to its audience. During one whole week the festival occupies over 20 locations throughout the city, utilising concert venues, theatres, local bars, empty buildings and public spaces. This year, Incubate organised a DIY Synth

Stahl Stenslie new PNEK director

As from Aug 17th, 2015, Ståle Stenslie will be the new director for PNEK. Stenslie takes the job after Per Platou, who has finished his two 4-year terms. There were many highly qualified applicants for the job, and the board is confident that Stenslie is the right person.