ACTUALITIES

August 26, 2019

 

‘A ROOM OF ONE’S OWN’

Modernism’s Women and the Canon of Art History
A Seminar in Memory of Eva Bull Holte (1922–1993)

 

In the 1920s, Virginia Woolf longed for ‘A Room of One’s Own’ – a space for women in literature. Half a century later, art historian Linda Nochlin asked rhetorically: ‘Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?’ Were there actually no women artists in the past – or have they just been pushed to the margins of the canon of art history?

 

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September 18, 2018

 

MASTER-STIPEND I KUNSTHISTORIE

Eva Bull Holtes kunstnerskap

 

Eva Bull Holtes Minnefond (EBHM) i samarbeid med Nordic Institute of Art (NIA) utlyser et stipend for en MA-student i kunsthistorie/kunstvitenskap. Stipendet er på NOK 25 000 og tildeles en kandidat som vil skrive sin MA-oppgave med fokus på Eva Bull Holtes kunst.

 

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March 11, 2018



NORDIC INSTITUTE OF ART AT TEFAF MAASTRICHT

 

During the preview of TEFAF Maastricht 2018, Nordic Institute of Art organised a special tour of the fair on the topic The Sketch in Romantic Landscape Painting.

 

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December 19, 2017

 

NEW BOOK ON ROMANTIC ARTISTS’ TRAVELS

 

This anthology is the result of an international symposium held at the Lenbachhaus in Munich in 2015, dealing with the importance of artists’ travels in the emerging plein air painting of early 19th century.

 

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June 7, 2019

 

BALKE TO FONTAINEBLEAU
Nordic Art in Focus at France’s Art History Festival 2019

 

We are happy to announce that the Festival d’histoire de l’art, which will take place at the Château de Fontainebleau outside Paris 7–9 June, will focus on art from the Nordic region.

 

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July 14, 2018

 

SUMMER SEMINAR

 

NIA - Nordic Institute of Art organises a study day on the topic The Discovery of Norway: Arts and Politics after the Constitution of 1814, in collaboration with NK - Norsk Kultursenter (Centre for Norwegian Culture).

 

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January 15, 2018



ART DONATION TO THE INSTITUTE

 

The Norwegian-American artist Inger Johanne Grytting has generously donated a work to the Nordic Institute of Art from her critically acclaimed exhibition Recent Drawings at the Vigeland Museum, Oslo.

 

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November 23, 2018

 

CANON NO CANON

International conference organised by NIA and OCA

 

Does art from the Nordic region have a place in what has been considered as a global canon? Which mechanisms are deciding the place of certain

regions, or groups, in an overall art history?

What tensions, if any, are particular to the Nordic canon (/canons)?

 

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June 21, 2018

 

NIA SUMMER PARTY

 

The Nordic Institute of Art invited colleagues, supporters and collaboration partners for it´s first annual Summer Party in the courtyard of the Institute´s office premises on Bygdøy Allé in Oslo.

 

 

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January 12, 2018

BOOK DONATION TO NORDIC

INSTITUTE OF ART

Works from the Library of Bodil Sørensen

 

The estate of the late art historian Bodil Sørensen has generously donated parts of her private library to the Nordic Institute of Art.

 


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