Open Call 2021

For the last four years we have dedicated a slot in Atelier Nord’s programming to an Open Call where applications are considered by a jury. Last year, the process resulted in Kim Hankyul’s show Jazz by Jazz, the year before Victoria Durnak’s The Family Architect.

About Atelier Nord
Atelier Nord is a platform for contemporary art with a focus on media art. We produce exhibitions, screenings, performances and workshops for our gallery space located in the Grünerløkka neighbourhood of Oslo.

Who can apply?
Proposals should be within the fields of media-, sound- or video art. Applicants must live or work in Norway. Projects that haven’t been exhibited previously will be prioritised.

What should the application contain? 
• Short project description (maks 3000 tegn)
• CV
• Documentation of previous work (PDF, images, links to websites)
• Simple production budget and cost estimate.

Atelier Nord can offer an artist fee of NOK 10 000,- as well as a budget for production costs (including shipping) up to NOK 10 000,-. Applicants will be able to apply for additional funding through Arts Council Norway.

The deadline for applications is the 15th of August 2020, 13.00. The exhibtion slot is slated for May and June 2021. The jurys decision is expected to be made by mid September.

Jury members
Ida Lykken Ghosh, Director, Atelier Nord
Synne Bull, artist and academic
Bjørn Hatterud, curator and critic
Nicholas Norton, head of information, Atelier Nord

Useful information
floor plans, Atelier Nord
images, Atelier Nord
Information about previous Open Call-shows: Kim Hankyul’s Jazz by Jazz and Victoria Durnak’s The Family Architect.

Contact Atelier Nord via or on 23 06 08 80.

The deadline has passed – thanks for applying!