Current exhibitions

Kunstverk. Tegning av en havfugl med tre hoder og isblå øyne tegnet med blyant og kull. En tynn,tydelig rød linje danner horisontlinjen.

Ingunn Utsi: "I am what I have done"

Upcoming / Tromsø
11.05.202408.09.2024

Solo exhibition with the Norwegian Sámi artist Ingunn Utsi, winner of the John Savio Award 2023.

Bildet viser 4 personer med samiske folkedrakter som står med ryggen til hverandre ved en elv

Raven Chacon - "A Worm’s Eye View from A Bird’s Beak"

Tromsø
16.03.202401.09.2024

Working across classical composition, Indigenous musical traditions, experimental sound and the visual arts, Navajo Diné artist and musician Raven Chacon uses the concept of the art score to find different forms for engaged action.

Layers of Time - Everyday Life in Svalbard

Svalbard
Upcoming
24.04.202403.11.2024

Three generations, with connections to Svalbard in different ways, meet through their different artistic expressions. Can we learn anything from the old photographs?

Bildet viser Longyearfjorden og Svalbardkjolen fra utstillingen Vårt arktiske arkiv. Fotograf er Maria Philippa Rossi

Our Arctic Archive

Svalbard
04.11.202314.04.2024

"Our Arctic Archive" shows works by the artist duo Ramona Salo Myrseth and Katarina Skår Lisa.

Drawing Out

Oslo
11.04.202402.06.2024

«Drawing Out»  is an exhibition produced by Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum that shows works from the museum's collection.

Bildet viser en ryggsekk med tittelen Pussy Power fra 2021, av kunstneren Merethe Ella Márjá Kuhmunen. Kunstverket er laget av mønstret bomullsstoff i fargene rosa, lilla, rød, gul.

Gába – female resilience

Tromsø
18.03.202328.04.2024

In response to the gender and Indigenous gaps in the collection, Gába presents works by living women artists with strong roots in Sápmi. Romsa/Tromsø is a meeting place across culture, ethnicity, nationality and social background.

The Butterfly Effect #4 Candice Hopkins

Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum has invited Candice Hopkins to present the fourth iteration of The Butterfly Effect. Can Small Shifts in Museum Practice Generate Seismic Change Across our Societies? with a talk titled New Models: Non-Colonial Institutions.  

The Butterfly Effect # 2: Rafiki

Welcome to Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum's second event in the series “The Butterfly Effect.

The attacks on civilians must stop

We strongly condemn the killing of Israeli and Palestinian civilians taking place in the Middle East.

The Butterfly Effect: Laura Raicovich on Cultivating Cultural Infrastructure

Please join Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum for the inauguration of the new and evolving series The Butterfly Effect: Can Small Shifts in Museum Practice Generate Seismic Change Across our Societies? with a talk by writer and curator Laura Raicovich.

Curator at Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum Charis Gullickson defends her doctoral degree

 

The dissertation is about practices at art museums in Norway analysed from the perspectives of institutional critique, feminism and decoloniality.