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September 21, 2016 10:23 am Published by

OSLO PILOT is pleased to announce a symposium entitled "The Giver, the Guest and the Ghost: The Presence of Art in Public Realms", to take place over the course of three full days: 16th, 17th and 18th of November.

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Lawrence Weiner: HELD JUST ABOVE THE CURRENT

September 21, 2016 9:57 am Published by

On 4 November the work, HELD JUST ABOVE THE CURRENT by Lawrence Weiner, will be unveiled on the Nesodd Island ferries, on the perimeter fence around the construction site of the new National Museum, and in the form of 50,000 small tattoos handed out in several locations in Oslo.

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Foto: Niklas Lello

SIRI AURDAL: Bølgelengder – rekomponert (Wavelengths – recomposed)

August 14, 2016 6:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

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.

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Chitra Ganesh (American, born 1975). Eyes of Time (detail), 2014. Mixed-media wall mural. 
Courtesy of the artist and Gallery Wendi Norris, San Francisco. © Chitra Ganesh. 
Photo: Jonathan Dorado, Brooklyn Museum

What creative leeway does feminism offer?

April 21, 2016 10:47 am Published by Leave your thoughts

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.

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Foto: Munch-museet 1963/Teigens fotoatelier/Oslobilder.no

City of Dislocation

January 22, 2016 12:18 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

"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.

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Foto: Niklas Lello

City of Dislocation – opening

January 21, 2016 12:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

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.

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