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Trafo Kunsthall, Norway. Solo exhibition, Soft Geometry - neon sculpture by Anne Senstad. Opening January 13th, 2018. Curated by Knut Blomstrøm.
Artist Lecture at The Mosaic Rooms, London. August 24th 2017. TIME BEYOND PLACE – The Cultural Bridge: A presentation on the cross-cultural collaborative all-female artist platform TIME BEYOND PLACE initiated by New York-based artist Anne Senstad. The artists productions respond to preservation of cultural heritage in southern Saudi Arabia, examining perceptions of the psychological and architectural space though site specific, sculptural, video and performative art, and to ideas on entropy, memory codes, social engagement and domesticity. The initiative includes Saudi artist Dr Zahrah AlGhamdi, Jameela Mater, Ghada Da as well as artist and founder Anne Senstad.
UNIVERSALS Neon, 2017. A Permanent Public Art light scultpure commission for the exterior of the Public Library of Bruges, unveiled October 2017, Belgium. Commissioned by the City of Bruges.
K4 Galleri, Oslo. Solo exhibition , showing recent video works by Anne Senstad. Opening September 29, 2017. Curated by Bjørn Hatterud.
57th Venice Biennale - May 10 - Aug 6th 2017. On the occasion of the 57th Venice Biennale Anne Senstad presents: Exhibitions in Absentia and Displacement in the Rooms of the Void Centro Culturale Don Orione Artigianelli - Topologies for a Vertical Sound with Catherine Christer Hennix.
King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture, Saudi Arabia. TIME BEYOND PLACE, A collaborative womens artist initiative created by Anne Senstad. Feb 1- March 1, 2017. The platform was initiated in order to foster intenrational collaboration between women artists from the west and Saudi Arabia in light of preservation of cultural and architectural heritage in southern Saudi Arabia through contemporary art practices. Artists: Anne Senstad, Zahrah AlGhamdi, Ghada Da and Jameelah Mater. Organized by Culturunners. An ITHRA/King Abdulaziz Center for Wolrd Culture project.
Good Children Gallery, New Orleans. Jan 6 - Feb 8 2017.UltraModerne, Anne Senstad, Solo exhibition. In the projectroom Generic Art Solutions, Our Mortal Souls.
Shoot Gallery Oslo. Paris + Oslo, Oct 28 - Dec 21, 2016. Anne Senstad, Dag Alveng, Tom Sandberg, Eric Antoine, Per Maning.
Bærum Kunsthall, Norway. Oct 3- 30 2016. Anne Senstad, Christine Istad and Anna Marit Staurset. curated by Sarah Walko, organized by Julio da Silva. Bærum Kunsthall
CULTURUNNERS in Abha, Saudi Arabia - Feb-March 2016. Anne Senstad's intervention and performative project Textile Topography took place in the Asir region in southern KSA. Funded by Culturunners/Edge of Arabia and Office for Conetmporary Art Norway. The project was launched as an initial art and research intervention, with the objective of establishing of a cross cultural women's platform bridging culture, heritage, art and anthropological preservation.
Starting in the fall of 2016 as an ongoing long term project Culturunners and Anne Senstad will continue to the next developmental fase of the initiative Time Beyond Place - The Cultural Bridge, which will include exhibitions, lectures and workshops in Saudi Arabia with women artists and artisans from KSA and the west, in collaboration with major institutions in KSA and USA, such as the King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture.
VIEWS, Ritz Hotel, Kingdom of Bahrain, showing my video piece Colour Syneshtesia VII, 2015 with sound by C.C. Hennix. Organized in collaboration with the Bahrain Art Society and ArtBahrain, ‘Views’ will present a selection of work from the Bahrain Art Society, Al Riwaq Art Space, ArtBahrain© and Albareh Art Gallery. Curated by Yasmin Sharabi. Held under the patronage of H.E. Shaikh Rashid bin Khalifa Al Khalifa. March 6-26th.
Athr Gallery, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Anne Senstad - Sonoptic Parallels - the Infinitesimal ( solo exhibition). Opening reception January 6th, 2016. www.athrart.com
Art Objectified - Curated Living - Launch of my Biennale Tables, a marriage between art and functionality of furniture design, at Dubai Index International Furniture Expo at the Dubai World Trade Center. May 23-26th. Booth 2A40 - Hall 2. Please visit Art Objectified for more info about the Biennale Tables.
TWYLA - I have joined TWYLA limited edition print program, based in Austin, TX. To order prints please visit website link.
Soligavant, New York, Anne Senstad - Soft Geometry Liquid Commodity. Nov 12 - Dec 13th, 2015. Opening reception Nov 12th, 6-8 pm. With invited performances during the exhibition. solivagantnyc.com
Light Year - Decomposing Hierarchies, curated by Sarah Walko. Nov 5th, 7-10 pm. Video projection exhibition on the Brooklyn Bridge Anchorage, New York. Screening of The Swamp, 2014. Sound by JG Thirlwell.
Dallas Aurora 2015- All Together Now: Site Specific Electronic Art Festival, October 16, 2015. Curated by Julia Kaganskiy, The New Museum. An Immersive installation of Sonoptic Parallels, 2014 at St Pauls Methodist Church in downtown Dallas Arts District. Multiple projectors, sound and mirrored plexiglas. Sound by CC Hennix. http://www.dallasaurora.com
Artist Residency at The Marblehouse, Vermont, July - August, 2015 http://www.marblehouseproject.org
CULTURUNNERS - July 5 - 14 2015, The Calligraphy Challenge by Anne Senstad - Learning to write Arabic and Farsi calligraphy on a shaky bus - a performative text intervention as a cultural exchange effort on an RV roadtrip going from NY to Detroit. Funded by Office for Contemporary Art Norway, Art Jameel and Edge of Arabia. Curated by Ava Ansari and Stephen Stapleton. Link to documentation: Culturunners Anne Senstad
Bruges Art and Architecture Trienniale, Belgium - opening May 20th 2015 - GOLD GUIDES ME - Capitalism in the Public Realm. May 20 - October 18, 2015. http://www.triennalebrugge.be
56th La Biennale di Venezia - El Magazen dell'Arte - Opening May 9th, 2015. The Vanity of Vanities by Anne Senstad, Organized by RO.SA.M. Curated by Dr Roberta Semeraro.
May 9 - June 30th, 2015. www.rosam.it
Joshua Treenial, California - May 23-26, 2015. Site specific Art Laboratory in the High Desert. Curated by KJ Baysa and Berrnard Leibev. http://www.joshuatreenial.com
Reinventing the Vernacular - Al Okas village, Asir region, Saudi Arabia - Feb 18 - 21, 2015. Organzied by Dar Al Hekma University, Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities, French and German consulates, Jeddah. Featuring my site specific projections. Link to pdf here
Zhulong Gallery, Dallas - Color Gamut, Anne Senstad and Matthew Plummer- Fenrandez. Feb 7 - March 5, 2015. http://zhulonggallery.com
ISEA Dubai - International Symposium for Electronic Art 2014. Opening October 30th. 10/30 - 11/9, 2014. Locations in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and the Liwa Oasis. Site-specific installations and exhibitions, entitled Interlacing Worlds. www.isea2014.org
The Nature of Now, Prospect 3 Satellite, The New Orleans Biennial 2014. Opening october 25th. Including The Swamp, 2014 and The Sugarcane Labyrinth, 2011 video projection installation and an immersive installation consisiting of live Sugarcane. Curated and organized by Pamala Bishop. Sound by JG Thirlwell.
Material Way, opening September 30th- Curated by Kathleen Kucka, BMCC Shirley Flterman Art Center, 81 Barclay St, NYC 10007. Showing photographic works from Essence of Light. http://www.bmcc.cuny.edu/sfac/
Downtown Fair with NO LONGER EMPTY - showing Tears on a Coffin, 2013. May 8-11 2014
Oslo Screen Festival, March 6-9 2014. Premier of video piece; The Coop, 2013. www.screenfestival.no . The video will continue to AIVA video art festival in Sweden May 28-31 2014 with Oslo Screen festival curator Margarida Paiva. http://aivafestival.com
NO LONGER EMPTY - Showing Tears on a Coffin, 2013. A four person site specific exhibition in Queens, NY - Conveying the Invisible, curated by Sarah Crown. www.nolongerempty.org
Gallery R, Singapore and Pink Gallery, Seoul, Korea
Aurora - Light of Convergence - Participation in the Dallas Video Art festival Aurora
Dallas Arts District
October 18th 2013
SALT(Saltarelli Salong) - STATE OF SPACE
Curated by Bjørn Hatterud
Opening reception Aug 30 @ 7 pm
August 30 - Sept 9th, 20913
0179 Oslo, Norway
Supported by Foundation for Contemporry Arts, New York
55th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia
Officina delle Zattere
The Metamorphoses of the Virtual – 100 years of art and freedom, showing the installation UNIVERSALS.
June 1 - Oct 31 2013
Supported by PNEK, Stiftelsen 3,14, Utsikten Kunstsenter, Kunstforum, Royal Norwegian Embassy Rome, Birra Cudera
Endless Summer, Whitebox, 374 Broome st, NY
August 25th 2012
Artists: Hans Breder, Dennis Oppenheim, Anne Katrine Senstad, Clemes Weiss, Carl Skelton, Michele Ciacciofera, Wolfgang Staehle, Carol Szymanski
Rencontres Internationales Berlin, Madrid and Beirut
Screening in Berlin July 3-8 at Haus Der Kulturen Der Welt:
The Locker Plant Projections | exp. video | hdv | color | 00:08:21 |
Score by JG Thirlwell
Beirut Art Center, Lebanon
Screening Wednesday May 9 - 10pm
The Locker Plant Projections | exp. video | hdv | color | 00:08:21
Score by JG Thirlwell
seeing ourselves at musecpmi
group exhibition during the armory art fair in ny - new york. march 2 - april 17th 2012. showing the installation organ of ideality. incl exhibition catalogue. curated by kj baysa and caitlin hardy.
st brigid's centre for the arts - ottawa, canada. showing the one person site specific installalation kinesthesia for saint brigid - jan 27 to feb 17th 2012. a video projection and sound installation with music by jg thirlwell. artist lecture feb 17th 6 pm. incl exhibition catalogue. curated by celina jeffery.
the infinity of colour - a one person exhibition consisting of projections, installation, video, sound - thisisnotagallery, buenos aires, argentina - sept 16th - oct 6th 2011. music by jg thirlwell and st cecilie.
opening reception and performance by st cecilie sept 16th 7-9 pm.
curated by carlos baragali, gallery director.
supported in part by the royal norwegian embassy buenos aires
kinesthesia in kvinesdal - one person exhibition / site specific video and sound installation - utsikten kunstsenter, norway. music by jg thirlwell (main exhibition) and st cecilie (projectroom)
oct 9th - dec 11th 2011
opening reception sunday 2 pm sunday oct 9th 2011
preternatural - a city wide exhibition in ottawa - the canadian museum of nature and st brigid's centre for the arts - ottawa, canada. including the installalation kinesthesia for saint brigid and premiere of
the sugarcane labyrinth video piece, 2011. 4 channel surround sound. 11.22 mins. musical score for the film is composed by jg thirlwell. curated by celina jeffery.
december 8 2011 - febuary 17 2012
opening reception for the group show part of prenaturel at the museum of nature dec 8th 2011, and opening reception at st brigid's center for the arts januuary 28th 2012 with a closing reception for the multivenue exhibition prenaturel at st brigid's centre for the arts with the solo exhibition installation kinesthesia for saint brigid.
opening of public art commission mural entitled: eternal, at bowling green state university, oh - wolfe center for the arts, in collaboration with ohio state arts council percent for art program, bgsu and snøhetta architects. official opening of the building and public art dec 9th 2011
rencontres internationales paris/berlin/madrid - international film and video festival in paris
the locker plant projections - my video piece w music by jg thirlwell. 8.20 min. single channel video, stereo version, 2011 - will be screened
friday, november 19 at 4 pm
centre pompidou, cinéma 2
place georges pompidou - 75004 paris
the rencontres internationales will take place in paris from november 18 to 26, at the centre pompidou and the gaîté lyrique.
kinesthesia for saint brigid - projectroom at galleri svae, gjøvik, norway. opening reception sept 17th. music by j g thirlwell. single channel video, stereo version.
sept 17-oct - oct 11th 2011
kauffeldts plass 2
2815 gjøvik, norway
is her name red ? at stiftelsen 3,14 - bergen, norway - one person exhibition - 06/24/11 – 08/5/11 - curated by malin barth, director at stiftelsen 3,14
5014 bergen, norway
past and present at pink gallery - seoul, korea - 05/14/11 sat. – 06/30/11 thu.
Seoul, SuChoKu SuChoDong 1460-21, 2nd Fl, South, Korea
past and present - 17~20c master's drawing and 21c 3 women arists : pablo picasso, marc chagall, matisse, klimt, manet, rembrandt (drawing/print), grace rim, hey-youn kim, anne katrine senstad.
aut 2011 - neurodiversity - curated by k j baysa and tatiana gershuni
opening and reception: april 7 2011 @ 6PM
exhibitions dates: through may 7, 2011
museum of modern art of ukraine
hlybochitska str. 17, kyiv, ukraine
i will be showing my video piece colour synesthesia variation one, 2011
music by: jg thirlwell
edition of 6
8.53 min looped
love is a river - estuary gallery
39 front street, loft 7
beacon, ny 12508
ph gallery: 845.765.0747
opening reception saturday march 12th 2011
march 12th - may 1st 2011
showing the video piece the river of migration - a documentary video piece on the light and land installation at life is art foundation west october 2010.
4.53 min/hd dvd
my personal flag - at fancy pony land, marfa - tx
a group show of flags - i will be showing the sugarcane labyrinth flag
opening march 18th, on view through may
curated by lorna leedy
showing with pink gallery - seoul, korea
haf hk 2011- asia top gallery hotel art fair
mandarin oriental hong kong - february 25 to february 27, 2011
5 connaught road, central hong kong, tel: +852 2522 0111
pink art fair seoul
sept.22-25 2011- contemporary art fair at seoul coex intercontinental hotel, runs concurrently with kiaf - korean international art fair.
showing w/pink gallery (seoul)
the biennial winter salon - b j ö r n r e s s l e a r t p r o j e c t s
at elga wimmer gallery, 526 w. 26th st, suite 310, ny ny 10001
december 11 2010 - january 22nd 2011
showing photographic works from colour kinesthesia
the river of migration by anne katrine senstad
a permanent light and land installation for the inaugural exhibition opening of the land art foundation, life is art foundation west/kk projects in sonoma, california
opening october 15th 2010
verwertung video and perfomance art festival, berlin - june 25th - july 5th 2010
gerichtstraße 65, 13347 berlin
good childred gallery , new orleans - donation of art for fundraising for the gallery, april 10 2010
ecoartspace - exit art, new york - benefit exhibition for ecoartspace what matters most april 15-28 2010
the london art book fair 2010, whitechapel gallery, 24-26 september 2010
represented at scope art fair new york, march 3-7 2010
location: 62nd Street and amsterdam ave, nyc 10023
gallery nine5 - booth 09
24 spring street |nyc 10012
|ph/212 965 9995 | link: http://gallerynine5.com
title: LA RAZÓN DE MI VIDA
november 25 – 29, 2009
a video installation at the eva peron museum, buenos aires
curated by andrew utt in conjunction with video arte internacional buenos aires festival/viba festival - also participating in viba buenos aires with the video piece "light writes always in plural, light displacement - section two" 2008. viba/thisisnotagallery
opening reception thursday november 26th - 7 -9 pm
lafinur 2988 (1425), buenos aires, argentina
the exhibition is made possible with the generous support from the royal norwegian embassy
Elga Wimmer PCC
526 west 26, # 310. nyc 10001, ph: 212 206 0006
title: a matter of light
september 24 - november 7th 2009
opening reception sept 24th, 6-8 pm
an exhibition inspired by dan flavin’s masterful exploration of light, shows today’s contemporary artists continued use of light in painting, sculpture, photography, video and drawing. light has always been a source of vision for artists, summed up masterfully in this quote by pierre bonnard: “there is always color, it has yet to become light.”
bowling green state university, ohio - art talks, oct 21 2009. 6 - 7 pm
opening reception, nov 25 2009 - exhibition: seeing as believing: phosphene visions
dec 5 2009 - jan 24th 2010, curated by koan jeff baysa
lecture by koan jeff baysa, dec 9th, 3-4 pm "sensory curating"
axis gallery, 1517 19th st, california state university sacramento
including the video installation; light writes always in plural, light displacement - section 2, 2009
site specific projects:
kk projects - "the sugarcane labyrinth" - march-oct 2009/ an agricultural landart piece located in theriot, lousiana, opening reception oct 25th 2009. with sound performance by paula van goes: "the lost flute" and sugarcane cocktails by cane elyse. covered by fox channel 8 news, louisiana. video link: http://vimeo.com/9360766
the lab (for installation + performance art)
501 lexington avenue
new york, ny. 10017
title: diaspora usa chapter
ay 8 – 29th 2009, curated by koan jeff baysa and matt semler
"the norwegians, volume 2" artist book release. june 2009
art zone tv shanghai interview for zendai moma exhibition: Light Words White Neon, 2008
video link: http://vimeo.com/9360918
site specific projects:
kk projects - nov 2008 - jan 2009/ in connection with prospect one's new orleans biennial. curated by kk projects, includes artists mel chin and tony oursler amongst others.
sao paolo contemporary art fair w/galeria de babel, brazil april 23-27th. biennual building - including works from the pink project.
zendai moma, shanghai- white neon light words - march 14th - april 14th 2008 site specific project in collaboration with 140 sqm gallery. collection of zendai moma.
"convergence" inaugural exhibition of the new gallerynine5, located at 24 spring street, new york, a block away from the new museum.
april 26th - june 10th 2008
"envisioning change"- opening feb 2008, ministry of culture, monaco. opened by prince albert of monaco
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site specific projects:
kk projects w/ curator koan jeff baysa; "the light house" 2007, st roch, new orleans, louisiana, dec 9th - march 2008
miami photo/miamibasel art fair, w/james francis trezza gallery, ny - dec 6-10, showing work from "the pink project"
diva art fair paris at carousel louvre w/ elga wimmer , ny - nov 15-18 , showing the video piece " light writes always in plural - light displacement, section one " 2007, 5.20 min
traveling group show - "envisioning change"- opened june 5th 2007 at the nobel center, oslo and bozar museum, brussels oct 3rd 2007
traveling group show - "contemporary portraiture in scandinavia" - opened may 4th 2007 at the national museum , fredriksborg palace, denmark, travelling to Finland, Iceland, Sweden and Norway.
solo show - "light writes always in plural"- september 2007 at björn ressle fine art , new york
solo show - "light writes always in plural"- september 2007 at houston center for photography, tx
björn ressle fine art , new york group show w/sol levitt, jene highstein, william anastasi, dove bradshaw etc - 2/7-3/3 2007
group show entitled "antennae", houston center for photography, tx, 4/27-5/27 - 2007
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"the norwegians" has been accepted to the new york public library books and prints collections, the whitney museum of american art's library collection and the metropolitan museum's photography library collection.
"the norwegians", inaugural opening exhibiton of the art mine, port hadlock, wa, titled "square one".
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"the norwegians" - contains 50 portraits by anne katrine senstad
and with essays "on the hell of being norwegian" by thure erik lund and "on subjectivety and documentation" by gerhard sander
- book release november 2005 in new york and oslo
- 80 pages, first edition
- designed by pure and applied, ny
available at icp,new york, the national museum, oslo, torpedo,oslo & schaden,cologne
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- anne katrine senstad at trygve lie gallery 02/28
- anne katrine senstad at paradigm art 05/18
- aaf contemporary art fair w/paradigm art 10/27-30
- miami basel art fair w/ curator koan jeff baysa 11/30-4/12
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anne katrine senstad at galleri jms 11/20 - 11/21- 2003
"plexi" - showing work from the transient exhibition
- opening reception 11/20 - 6-8pm
galleri jms, niels juelsgt. 50, 0257 oslo
ph:+47 22 43 44 22
n o v e m b e r 2 0 0 3
anne katrine senstad at riingo at the alex hotel
- opening november 2003
innstallation of 4 pieces from the exhibition "one" for
the permanent collection at marcus samuelsson's
new restaurant riingo at the alex hotel
riingo, 205 east 45th street, new york, ny 10155
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anne katrine senstad at totem design 7/1 - 8/15- 2003
showing work from the transient exhibition
- opening reception july 7th - 6-8pm
- sponsored by christiania vodka, coloredgeart and the royal norwegian consulate general
@ totem design 71franklin street, new york
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two person exhibition:
anne katrine senstad and matthew abbott 5/15 - 6/15- 2003
showing at the new gallery transient - new york
- showing work:from the solo show in oslo "one", in addition to new pieces,
- exhibition catalogue
- opening reception may 15th - 6-9pm
- sponsored by christiania vodka
@ transient, 220 west 26th street, new york
o c t o b e r 2 0 0 2
one person exhibition:
"one" - galleri jms - oslo, norway
- showing the 3 bodies of work: "essence of light and color", "lightpanels" and "soundscapes" - incl.exhibition catalog
- opening reception october 3rd - 2002
@ galleri jms, niels juels gate 50, oslo
s e p t e m b e r 2 0 0 2
group exhibition :
"mundos creados " - noorderlight photofestival
- including cd rom and exhibition catalog
- showing 12 pieces from the series "night in guantanamo"
- opening september 7th - oct. 20th - 2002
j u l y 2 0 0 2
summer show - group exhibition:
"500 works on paper 1922 -2002" - gary snyder fine art
601 west 29th street, new york
- showing pieces from the soundscape and lightpanel series
- july 12th - august 23rd 2002