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Thank you!

Posted to Exhibitions, The Collection with 1 images on 21.12.2016, 16:27 by Susanne Roald with

We have had a wonderful 2016 at Astrup Fearnley Museet with excellent visitor numbers, exciting exhibitions and success with our new event series Art Night!
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Interview with Meg Cranston

Posted to Exhibitions, Kunstformidling with 3 images on 09.12.2016, 08:54 by Susanne Roald with

The strange thing about my work is, the more order and control I impose on it’s manufacture, the more light hearted it appears.- Meg Cranston
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Interview with Nicole Miller

Posted to Exhibitions, Kunstformidling with 1 images on 22.11.2016, 14:43 by Susanne Roald with

As a visual artist working primarily in video, Nicole Miller addresses the issue of identity and self-understanding, her point of departure in the presentation of African American figures in popular culture, and explores the influence Hollywood films have on our cultural identities. In this interview, we have talked with Miller about her work Anthony Aquarius, which is on view in the exhibition Los Angeles – A Fiction.
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Interview with John Divola

Posted to Exhibitions, Kunstformidling with 1 images on 08.11.2016, 14:41 by Susanne Roald with

"These photographs are not meant to be documents of painting, or sculpture, or even of environmental works. When photographing the space I saw my painting as only an aspect of what was there." –John Divola
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Interview with Brian Calvin

Posted to Exhibitions, Kunstformidling with 1 images on 04.11.2016, 13:54 by Susanne Roald with

"Although I am an image based painter, I am not interested in producing representational paintings. I don't paint figures in order to create narratives, to "tell stories". I think of images as obstacles. They are complications and I then use the process of painting to find some kind of idiosyncratic resolution. Rather than creating abstract works, I prefer to experience abstraction through the repetitive tending of images." -Brian Calvin
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Nicolas' recommended reading list

Posted to Exhibitions, Kunstformidling with 1 images on 01.11.2016, 15:37 by Susanne Roald with

Nicolas Garait-Leavenworth is the curator behind the literary program of the exhibition "Los Angeles – A Fiction", and a specialist within Los Angeles-literature. In the following list, he gives us exclusive tips on some of his best book recommendations associated with the city’s diverse literary production. For those who are interested in exploring L.A.'s extensive literary production, this may be an excellent place to start!
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