4 juni, 2018
Opening June 14: Bendik Kaltenborn / Skúladóttir & Blomgren
Kunsthall Stavanger is currently closed for the installation of two new exhibitions, opening on June 14 at 18:00.
The exhibition Tegning, form og farge by Norwegian illustrator Bendik Kaltenborn presents an extensive collection of Kaltenborn’s work and includes prints and a selection of original artworks spanning the entirety of his professional career. The exhibition is accompanied by the publication Tegning, Form og Farge, a collection of over 300 pages of the artist’s designs along with a selection of texts and commentary.
Kaltenborn is a Norwegian illustrator living in Oslo, who illustrates for the New York Times and The New Yorker on a regular basis, as well as handling the visual communication of DJ, song writer and record producer Todd Terje. Kaltenborn is also a cartoonist, and is co-founder and part of the Norwegian comic collective Dongery. Read more here.
Concurrently, we are excited to reveal a site-specific installation by artist duo Skúladóttir & Blomgren, curated by Randi Grov Berger as part of the 2018 Vestlandsutstillingen. Skúladóttir & Blomgren have worked together for several years making site-specific installations, and their large-scale sculptural work incorporates material information and impulses from the surrounding nature, local history and architectural features. Read more here.
Welcome to opening reception Thursday 14 June at. 18.00 - 21.00
The opening will include a showcase from the Chamber Music Festival by cellist Olav Stener Olsen and DJ set by Espen Friberg and Bendik Kaltenborn.