Little Sun – a work of art that works in life. Artist Olafur Eliasson and engineer Frederik Ottesen developed the Little Sun solar-powered lamp to get clean, reliable, affordable light to the 1.6 billion people worldwide without access to electricity.
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A filmprogramme with films selected by Cindy Sherman is shown at Cinemateket in Oslo in May & June. The programme is made in conjunction with the exhibition that is currently taking place at the Museum.
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"On emerging narrative(s) of the Czech art scene"
This third thematic evening takes place on 21 March at Astrup Fearnley Museet and looks at the young art scene in the Czech Republic. Artist Pavel Sterec and critic and curator Marketa Stara will make brief presentations of their subjective views on the Czech contemporary art.
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With the catchy title "Collecting BEATLES is hell, JOY DIVISION however ... or: Just dollies don't like hits" Børre Haugestad and Astrup Fearnley Museum invited to a lecture where Børre Haugstad looked at the difference between collecting records and art, values and ideology, money and mindset.
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Torbjorn Rødland presented this Thursday his new book Vanilla Partner at the Astrup Fearnley Museet.
In conversation with Will Bradley, artistic director at Kunsthall Oslo, Rødland talked about working on the book, his inspiration for it and also his thoughts on the state of photography today.
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