Daniel Slåttnes – Vegetal Connections

Daniel Slåttnes Vegetal Connections

With contributions by Renate Synnes Handal, Inger-Reidun Olsen, Sara Rönnbäck, Robert Printa and Dvd Kumlin/Emil Jessen.

Dates: 01.06. – 24.06.18.
Location: Atelier Nord ANX, Olaf Ryes plass 2 (entrance Sofienberggata).
Opening hours: Thursday and Friday 15-18, Saturday and Sunday 13-18.

Please join us for the exhibition opening on Thursday 31st of May from 7 PM.

Performances during the opening:
«Conversations Between Bodies» by Sara Rönnbäck oand Daniel Slåttnes
«Action at a Distance» by Inger-Reidun Olsen
Audio-visual concert by houseplants

I began working with a houseplant from my studio in 2015. In the beginning, we sat together, often for hours at a time. I wanted to collaborate with the plant. With our meetings as a point of departure, I created a series of sculptures based on the impressions the plant gave me.

It felt natural to converse with the plant, but what should we converse about? I felt it would be easier with a form of bodily conversation. I tried to imagine the plant breathing. I focused on my breath, air streaming down my windpipe and out of my nostrils. I imagined the plant breathing the same air through its pores.Read more »

ORP2-utstillingen IV and Open Video VIII

Marte Hodne Haugen/Camilla Barratt-Due – Disneyland after Dark

Dates: 21.04. – 16.05.18
Location: Atelier Nord ANX, Olaf Ryes plass 2 (inngang Sofienberggata)
Opening Hours: 
12 – 20 during Oslo Open (21.04 – 22.04.18). Thursday and Friday 15-18, Saturday and Sunday 13-18,during the rest of the exhibition.

Please join us for the exhibition opening Friday 20th of March 6 PM. Performances from 6.30 PM with Disneyland after Dark (Marte Hodne Haugen/Camilla Barratt-Due) and Jóhanna Ellen Ríkharðsdóttir.

As part of Oslo Open  2018, artists with studios in the studio collective Olaf Ryes Plass 2 (ORP2) are participating in a group exhibition at Atelier Nord ANX, ORP2 IV. As in previous years, the video programme Open Video VIII, curated by av Janne Talstad, will also be shown.

The following artists from Olaf Ryes plass 2 are participating in ORP2 V: Aleksander Johan Andreassen, Sindre W. Goksøyr, Hans Christian Borchgrevink Hansen, Karoline Hjorth & Riitta Ikonen, Iselin Kleiva, Simen Engen Larsen, Anna Christina Lorenzen, Marit Roland, Camilla Skibrek, Ellen Henriette Suhrke, Yngvild Færøy & Søssa Jørgensen, Siri Harr Steinvik & Narve Hovdenakk, og Janne Talstad.Read more »