Fysisk musikk fra de døves laboratorium


Hvis musikk skal kunne fungere for døve, bør vel døve lage den selv? Under Ultimafestivalen 2013 gjennomførte Lab for fysisk musikk to parallelle ukelange workshops.

Researching the extreme north


“The mission is to look for the possibilities to organise an art event, or a series of events, which connects to this region, but also reaches out further. […] We have to get to know the area better, meet people, see places and venues, get a feel for the culture and politics of the region. I also have to further develop the concept and a guiding idea for such an event, both in terms of formats, possible institutions and people involved, and as a theme. There is now a preliminary idea, based on the notion of Dark Ecology'”.

Born Digital seminar


What are the characteristics of born-digital art and what are its specific problematics? This talk focuses on strategies that are currently developed by museums of contemporary art, compared to the way artists are safeguarding their own works. Annet Dekker will discuss these issues in Oslo on Sept 26, 2013.

Cecilia Jonsson won residency


PNEK received three great applications for the Summer Sessions residency program. The project that was selected is titled “A hypothesis of a geo-magnetic pull”.

Summer sessions 2013


Young artists based in Norway: Great opportunity for international summer residency here! Through the Summer Sessions Talent Development Network, you can apply for project assistance through one of PNEKs collaborator organizations in Canada, China, Belgium, Netherlands or Spain. New extended deadline April 28

Speculative Archiving


Nina Wenhart: Speculative Archiving   One day seminar thursday 14.Feb 2013 at ANX Time: 1pm – 4pm (incl lunch). Free admission! (Mandatory pre-registration to so we can plan food/seating arrangements.) The term “archive” is used extensively these days as part of the discourse on the visual art/cultural heritage both in Norway and internationally. Which ontologies and methodologies do we use to tell the stories of our time, and how is it done practically? On February 14th, PNEK and The Norwegian