August 29, 2016 1:53 am
- a multipart project by Spanish artist Francesc Ruiz
Over the course of the fall, Ruiz will organize a series of interventions that includes an autobiographical episode, a secret performance, a porn drawing workshop, a talk on Donald Duck, and a trip to Norway’s Museum of Comic Art at Brandbu.
August 14, 2016 6:29 pm
OSLO PILOT invites you to the launch of Siri Aurdal’s sculpture Bølgelengder - rekomponert (Wavelengths - recomposed) in The Vigeland Park on Saturday August 27th at 2 pm.
The new version of the sculpture that OSLO PILOT is installing in Vigeland Park will be displayed in a three-part horizontal configuration that reshapes physical material while also alluding to a rearrangement of social relations. This open and low-lying form contrasts with the vertical and masculine designs that characterise most of Vigeland’s sculptures.
August 12, 2016 10:30 pm
OSLO PILOT and Trollkrem enthrall you to enter SOPPEN, a two-day festival of music and performance in Ekebergparken Sculpture Park, August 19th and 20th, 2016.
Next to rotting tree trunks and remains of stone age settlements you can experience the work of more than 20 international artists. The artists have been invited by Trollkrem to develop new work specifically for the occasion. The unique line up responds to the backdrop of the sculpture park to spawn new representations of the gendered body.
July 19, 2016 4:45 pm
The three authors have been invited to write a collaborative work of fiction contextualized by the city of Oslo and the ongoing research Oslo Pilot is conducting into four interconnected topics concerning the politics of time and contemporary art practices in the public realm: Reactivation, Periodicity, Disappearance and Public.
June 29, 2016 11:45 am
OSLO PILOT is delighted to host Elena Aitzkoa, in a one-month artist’s residency which will take place between now and September.
This is the third residency organized by OSLO PILOT, following the residency of artist Francesc Ruiz, still ongoing, and the residency "Seamus Harahan – mucker mate", this latter organized in collaboration with PRAKSIS.
June 29, 2016 11:34 am
We are pleased to announce that OSLO PILOT and Office of Contemporary Art Norway, together with the North Consortium, are to host the next IKT Congress in Norway (Oslo and Tromsø) May 19th–23rd, 2017.
May 29, 2016 4:16 pm
The conversation between 2015 Jarman Award winning artist/musician Seamus Harahan and artist Saskia Holmkvist will take place in OSLO PILOT's project room June 18 at 2 pm The conversation will feature screenings of Harahan's work.
May 23, 2016 6:15 pm
Klubb 9 / Elsker
Saturday May 28th 20.00 - 04.00
Panel and performances by:
Paul Clinton (moderator), Marcel Alcala, Zackary Drucker, Genevieve Belleveau and La Porscha.
May 18, 2016 3:46 pm
OSLO PILOT have invited the artist Francesc Ruiz to create a cartoon with the city of Oslo as its setting. The artist is spending a two-week residency in the city during the month of May, to carry out research into the history of comics in Oslo and the rest of Norway.
May 18, 2016 3:43 pm
OSLO PILOT and PRAKSIS are pleased to invite 2015 Jarman Award winning artist, Seamus Harahan, to lead a one-month residency in Oslo from 20th May to 21st June 2016 and look forward to working together on associated events.
May 11, 2016 10:37 pm
Oslo 11-17 April 2016
Photo: Niklas Lello
April 21, 2016 10:47 am
A conversation between Elizabeth Sackler, Eline Mugaas and Wencke Mühleisen. The conversation will be led by Tone Hansen, Director of Henie Onstad Kunstsenter. Katya García-Antón, Director of the Office for Contemporary Art Norway (OCA), will give an introduction to Elizabeth Sackler and her work. The conversation addresses questions related to feminism in visual art and uses as one of the examples Kunstnernes Hus and OSLO PILOT’s ongoing reintroduction of Siri Aurdal ‘s pioneering artistic works.
March 16, 2016 1:58 pm
OSLO PILOT invites a series of people to speak up about the future of Oslo’s historical buildings. The participants in these debates will speak up about the future of different buildings in Oslo with the aim of making public the subsequent issues of their abandonment.
March 8, 2016 11:29 am
PRAKSIS and Oslo Pilot invites 2015 Jarman Award winning artist Seamus Harahan to lead a one-month residency in Oslo from 20th May to 21st June 2016.
March 2, 2016 3:17 pm
This spring, OSLO PILOT is pleased to cooperate with Kunstnernes Hus and Vigeland Museum on a project surrounding the work of Norwegian artist Siri Aurdal (b. 1937). Encompassing a newly released publication, an exhibition at Kunstnernes Hus, and an outdoor presentation in Vigeland Park, the project reintroduces Aurdal’s groundbreaking body of work both locally and internationally.
February 12, 2016 11:55 am
Due to great interest in the project Consolidate or Die, OSLO PILOT Project room will be open in the weekend.
Saturday: 12:00 - 16:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 16:00
January 22, 2016 12:18 pm
"Consolidate or Die” is the first exposure of the overarching project City of Dislocation, which is a two-year investigation of important historical landmarks about to be vacated as newly merged institutions move into new headquarters. The first part of the project explores five iconic buildings: The National Gallery, the Museum of Modern Art, Oslo Public Library, The Munch Museum and the Museum of Decorative Arts and Design.
21 January – 1 May, OSLO PILOT Project Room.
January 21, 2016 12:32 pm
The City of Dislocation opening event took place on Thursday 21st February 2016 in the OSLO PILOT Project Room. This extensive exhibition project was conceived and developed by architects Johanne Borthne and Vilhelm Christensen, curator and writer Martin Braathen and architectural historian Even Smith Wergeland in collaboration with OSLO PILOT curators Eva González-Sancho and Per Gunnar Eeg-Tverbakk.
January 21, 2016 12:01 pm
Periphery vs. Center
- Bottom-up Experiences.
Wednesday 24th February 6pm-8pm in OSLO PILOT Project Room, Prinsensgate 2.
Taking the specific Norwegian situation as its starting point, the In Transit meeting in Oslo/Kirkenes will compare the respective experiences of and challenges for bottom-up initiatives in the center and the periphery.
December 21, 2015 10:32 am
To mark the launch of Actions in Oslo,Eleonora Fabião will be speaking about her practice in conversation with performance theorist Boel Christensen-Schee Saturday 23 January 2016 2pm at OSLO PILOT Project Room.
December 1, 2015 1:46 pm
Launch event for The Word's Head catalogue featuring a reading/performance by acclaimed Norwegian poet Erling Kittelsen with jazz musicians Trygve Seim and Frode Haltli.
November 29, 2015 2:01 am
Oslo Pilot invites you to the launch of The Word’s Head catalogue and a Reading/Performance by Erling Kittelsen accompanied by jazz musicians Trygve Seim and Frode Haltli.
October 26, 2015 3:38 pm
"Små dikt, store hus" (in Norwegian), interview with the curators of OSLO PILOT Eva González-Sancho and Per Gunnar Eeg-Tverbakk in Kunstkritikk 15.10.2015.
October 12, 2015 8:30 pm
The Word’s Head is a collection of poetic texts that circle and cultivate OSLO PILOT’s key research concepts—Reactivation, Periodicity, Disappearance, and Public—in poignant and oblique ways. Featuring twenty-four poets from Scandinavia and beyond, this expansive project will unfold in three stages over the course of one year.
October 6, 2015 10:22 am
Commissioned by OSLO PILOT, House of Commons is the first in a series of Art Pilots—artworks conceived and realised in public spaces across the city of Oslo. The project involves the relocation of a small abandoned provincial house from Østfold to the space in front of the Storting, the seat of Norway’s parliament in central Oslo.
September 3, 2015 1:21 pm
The team at OSLO PILOT welcomes you to our Kick Off Party on Friday 11 September. Join us at our…