the material, the situation, the frame

Energetic, black lines on paper. Bulging, organic forms in clay. In different ways these artists explore abstract form with a defiance at the core.

2 Nov - 13 Jan 2019

NNKS project

Sissel Mutale Bergh RAANEN VOUDNA

RAANEN VOUDNA is a two-part art project that put focus on the Sami history of Mo i Rana, a place known known as the industrial city, located in the middle of an ancient Sami area, Raanen.

8 Nov - 31 May 2019

Mo i Rana

NNKS project

NNKS Mentor program

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

30 Sep - 31 Dec 2019


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


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LISTEN BACK: Podcasts from Lofoten Sound Art Symposium

Artists Yngvild Færøy & Søssa Jørgensen made three podcasts with interviews, conversations and recordings from concerts during of September in Henningsvær. Available at the LSAS webpage

Wednesday October 3rd at 6.30pm: Artist presentations at Kunstnerhuset in Svolvær

2018 selected AiR Nor-Ice artists, Bjargey Ólafsdóttir and Gunnhildur Hauksdóttir presents their work. Welcome!