LIAF 2017: I Taste the Future
Curated by Heidi Ballet and Milena Høgsberg
LIAF is organized by the North Norwegian Art Centre


All opening evening events at Trevarefabrikken unless otherwise noted.
Bus tickets available for purchase for return to Svolvær at LIAF info desk, Trevarefabrikken.

Operation hours at Trevarefabrikken’s bar and resturant apply: Friday and Saturday 11:00 – 02:30 (Kitchen open until 22:00). Sunday 11:00 – 01:30 (Kitchen open until 22:00).

Please see the full-length descriptions of all artworks in the LIAF 2017: I Taste the Future guidebook or at

Friday, Sep. 1

17:00 Departure LIAF bus from Svolvær to Henningsvær. Bus stop Hurtigbåtkai (Fiskergata). Bus tickets reservation at

18:00 Opening remarks by curators Heidi Ballet and Milena Høgsberg, NNKS Director Svein Ingvoll Pedersen and mayor of Vågan municipality Eivind Holst. Official opening by Kristin Danielsen, Director of Norwegian Art Council. Snacks and wine.

18:30 – 22:00 Opening hours

18:30 – 21:30 Adam Linder, To Gear a Joan, activated by Stine Janvin Motland, vocal performance, ongoing, 3rd floor

19:00 Eglė Budvytytė, Liquid Power Has No Shame, performance, 30 min.

20:00 – 21:00 Daisuke Kosugi, Good Name (Bad Phrase), audio listening, Henningsvær Stadion, ongoing

22:00 Opening party begins at Trevarefabrikken. Exhibition venues close.

01:00 Departure LIAF bus from Henningsvær to Svolvær

Please see complete opening weekend program at