All articles by Benedikte Rønsen

From Ghossein’s archive

Sound recordings his parents sent each other across 15 years of civil war and political instability are the basis of the installation by Lebanese artist Ahmad Ghossein at Kunsthall Oslo.

Big politics on a small scale

As students from Oslo National Academy of the Arts and the International Academy of Art Palestine show works at the project space Holodeck curator Ragna Bley wants to focus on the personal gains of cultural exchange.

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Copenhagen Introduces Gender Quotas

The Council for Visual Arts has introduced gender quotas for all art purchases made by the City of Copenhagen. Council member and director of Kunsthal Charlottenborg Michael Thouber hopes that others will follow.

Just a Building

In his day, Erling Viksjø, architect of the Oslo Government District, was called a “bulldozer” and an “enemy of culture.” Today, his own legacy is facing demolition.

There Is a New Girl in Town

Set against an iconic cinematic backdrop depicting the streets of New York, the Frieze Los Angeles art fair has every opportunity to juggle with the artificial, the commercial, the superficial – and Hollywood.