All articles by Nora Joung

A Bouquet of Browns

In Steinar Haga Kristensen’s solo show at Kunstnerforbundet in Oslo the characters haul art and art history around as if they were both a burden and a source of nourishment.

Who Are Your Real Friends?

Sandra Mujinga’s exhibition Real Friends at Oslo Kunstforening is well-orchestrated, feverish, and ultimately has faith in the spectator. In the form of a gorilla.

Between Painting and Politics

Through her work with the organisation W.A.G.E., Lise Soskolne is attempting to change the working conditions for American artists. In Oslo she exhibits her own paintings for the first time in 14 years.

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Nordic News Weekly – May 24th

The first edition of the Oslobiennalen opens, Ai Weiwei sues Danish car company, Saskia Neuman becomes director of Market Art Fair, and other news from the Nordic art field.

It’s Up to Us Now

Ways of Seeing is theatre with a political agenda, raising awareness by looking at a protected and privileged world from a position on its margins.

Dark Inheritance

In her beautiful sci-fi noir installation at the Danish Pavilion in Venice, Larissa Sansour asks what the memory of national identity means once a tsunami has washed away everything.