Vandaler Forening and PNEK is proud to announce that Ill is the winner of From Dusk Till Dawn Art Prize! To celebrate this decision, we all invite you to gather the 26th of February at Vandaler Forening from 19:00. CONCERT STARTS AT 19:30 We would like to thank all the artists and performers that have participated at the Winter Solstice 2015. It has been an exceptional night (again), thanks to the quality of the works, the great energy and the

“Parhelia” by Amund Ulvestad at Atelier Nord ANX

“Parhelia” by Amund Ulvestad Atelier Nord is presenting Amund Ulvestad’s installation Parhelia at Atelier Nord ANX. Parhelia is an optical phenomenon which occurs under very cold conditions. Sunlight reflected by ice crystals can make colourful light spots appear on both sides of the sun, giving the impression of multiple suns appearing across the skyline. Concert and exhibition opening: 03.03.16 at 19:00 Location: Atelier Nord ANX, Olaf Ryes plass 2 (entrance Sofienberggt.) Opening hours: Thursday and Friday 15-18, Saturday and Sunday 13-18. Dates: 04.03 –

Artist Commission – Climart

Visual Art and Climate Change, Climart, Trondheim, Norway As part of a major art science research project examining the effectiveness of visual language on perceptions of climate change, Climart seeks to commission an artist to collaborate with the project’s panel of psychologists, natural scientists and arts professionals toward a new public artwork for Trondheim, Norway to be installed for spring 2017. This commission will run over a period of approximately 12 months and it is envisaged that some of this

“Bedroom” at Vandaler Forening

In “Bedroom”, Vandaler Forening aim to host residents living abroad and artists based in Norway seeking for a place to develop their projects. January-March 2016: Andreas Hald Oxenvad is invited to work on his project Spikersuppa Lygalleri. Check out the program of performances, do not miss it! Vandaler Forening is an artist run space to convey contemporary arts by national and international actors. Vandaler Forening is an association of artist and cultural practitioners. The founding group consists of Hanan Benammar, Mattias Cantzler and


INTERNATIONAL ARTS RESIDENCY // SEEKING APPLICANTS FROM THE OSLO AREA NEW TECHNOLOGY AND THE POST-HUMAN 21 March – 21 April 2016 DEADLINE // 10 February 2016 Read more and apply here   Atelier Nord, Notam, PNEK and PRAKSIS are pleased to invite applications from locally based and international participants for an arts based residency on the theme of NEW TECHNOLOGY AND THE POST-HUMAN running from 21 March – 21 April 2016. Led by collaborative duo David Blandy and Larry Achiampong

Launch Party for the PNEK 2016 Catalogue

Welcome to the launch of the PNEK 2016 Catalogue! Organized in collaboration with Music Norway ( and Transmediale ( DJ  Telephones will play at the launch event and Marieke Verbiesen ( from BEK ( will perform visuals! When: Friday, February 5th, 10:30 PM Where: Cafe Stage, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin Facebook event link

Dialog meeting on new possibilities for the distribution, communication and archival of video art

Dialog meeting on new possibilities for the distribution, communication and archival of video art Time: Thursday 11th of february kl 10-15. Place: Atelier Nord ANX, Olaf Ryes Plass 2. PNEK newly completed a three year pilot project (2012 – 2015) with the goal of establishing a national video art archive. A beta version of a digital archive of Norwegian video art is now online and available to both institutional and independent actors within the professional art scene, but there are

Tor Jørgen van Eijk exhibiting at Whitechapel Gallery

PNEK is proud to support Tor Jørgen van Eijk’s upcoming exhibition at the Whitechapel Gallery. There he is going to show his work Purgatory (2015). This is a major show proving the high artistic value and quality of Tor Jørgen van Eijk’s long standing work with electronic imagery. Purgatory offers a series of videos where the camera records its own image, exploring how the apparatus of analogue video generates visual feedback. Purgatory will be exhibited in the main exhibition Electronic