September 29, 2023
Visionary Romantics – Seminar
A full day seminar at Stavanger Art Museum in conjunction with the Exhibition Visionary Romantics: Balke, Lucas, Hertervig.
With participation of art historians from Germany, Norway, Spain and the United Kingdom .
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.
July 14, 2018
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).
May 16, 2023
A Seminar in connection with the exhibition Visionarios Romanticos at Museo Lázaro Galdiano, Madrid
In this seminar, organised in connection with the exhibition VisionaryRomantics. Balke, Lucas, Hertervig and the publication of its accompanyingcatalogue, academics and curators will analyse how these Romantic artists –two of them Norwegian and one Spanish – despite having no contact,practised almost simultaneously a type of landscape painting that stemmedmore from their inner visions than from faithful imitation of nature.
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)?
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.