EEA-project: Double Bind

Oslo National Academy of The Arts and Academy of Fine Art participates in the EEA-project Double Bind. The project aims to create new networks for a young generation artists in the Nordic countries in cooperation with Eastern-Europe.

Oslo National Academy of The Arts and Academy of Fine Art invites to the travelling exhibition Double Bind in cooperation with Rupert (Vilnius) og The Living Art Museum (Reykjavik).

The travelling exhibition is part of «Interdisciplinary Art Project Politics of Emotion: Art in the Expanded Sphere» and produced with support from EEA Grants, program LT-07 and the Republic of Lithuania. Previously the exhibition has had three stops in Lithuania  – Vilnius, Pabradé og Visaginas. Next stop is Iceland and The Living Art Museum in Reykjavik March 5 to April 16. See more on the projects official webpage doublebind.eu

Double Bind is accompanied by a series of lectures, workshops and a publication. In April professor Felix Gmelin and a group of students from Oslo National Academy of The Arts travels to Visaginas i Litauen. A small place with industrial shut down and previously a strong bind to Russia. The workshop is aimed at young people and their possibilities to work as professional artists.

Artists contributing: Valentina Desideri & Denise Ferreira da Silva, Morten Norbye Halvorsen, Styrmir Örn Guðmundsson, Berglind Jóna Hlynsdóttir, Juha Pekka Matias Laakkonen, Lina Lapelytė, Viktorija Rybakova and Augustas Serapinas. Information on each artist and project.

Curators: Maya Tounta og Juste Jonutyte

Contributors lectures, workshops and publication: Florian Cramer, Travis Jeppesen, Nina Power, Joshua Simon, Marina Vishmidt, Augustas Serapinas and Felix Gmelin.

Double Bind: Official arrangements in Oslo

Time: January 20 at 18.00
Place: Oslo National Academy of The Arts, Fossveien 24
Academy Lectures with Lina Lapelytė

Time: January 20, at 10.00 – 17.00
Place: Oslo National Academy of The Arts, Fossveien 24
A Workshop on Reading with Valentina Desideri and Denise Ferreira da Silva

Time: January 21 at 12.00, 13.30 og 16.00
Sted: Oslo National Academy of The Arts, Fossveien 24
Poethical reading Session med Valentina Desideri og Denise Ferreira da Silva

Time: January 21 at 18.00 – 22.00
Place: Oslo National Academy of The Arts, Fossveien 24
Opening travelling exhibition Double Bind with performance by Lina Lapelytė, Styrmir Örn Guðmundsson and Valentina Desideri and Denise Ferreira da Silva

Time: Januar 23 at 18.30
Place: Kunstnernes Hus, Wergelandsveien 17
Debate with Lina Lapelytė at Off the Page festival in cooperation with nyMusikk