NNKS project

Artists joining the research vessel R/V Helmer Hanssen

North Norwegian Art Centre has selected the artists Helene Førde and Marcellvs L. to join the research vessel R/V Helmer Hanssen in Lofoten / Vesterålen from 16.6.-27.6.2018.

16 Jun - 27 Jun

Onboard R/V Helmer Hanssen

NNKS exhibition

Marita Isobel Solberg


15 Jun - 12 Aug

The gallery in Svolvær

NNKS project

NNKS Mentor program

Since 2016 North Norwegian Art Centre runs a mentor program for recent art graduates

30 Sep - 31 Dec 2019

OPEN CALL: Listening lounge@Lofoten Sound Art Symposium

nyMusikk Nordland and NNKS invite artists to submit sound works for concideration.


Previous exhibitions, projects and other programme activity at the North Norwegian Artists Centre.

LIAF – Lofoten International Art Festival

One of Norway’s main contemporary art events


Funding, sponsorship and networks

Save the date! A four day international symposium with lectures, artist talks and live performances.

The Lofoten Sound Art Symposium (LSAS) will take place in Henningsvær, Lofoten from September 6th to September 9th, Read more here

Sales and shop

Adjoining the Gallery in Svolvær, our shop has one of the largest assortments of fine- decorative- and applied arts in Northern Norway. We represent most artist and artisans in the region, as well as other Norwegian artists. Follow us on facebook and instagram: nnks_kunsthandel Visit our shop