21 & 22 April 2018

Oslo Opens Reference group
Astrup Fearnley Museum for Moderne Art
Atelier Nord
Billedkunstnerne i Oslo og Akershus (BOA)
Forbundet Frie Fotografer (FFF)
Kunstnernes Hus
The National Museum of Art, Archtecture and Design
Norsk Billedhoggerforening (NBF)
Norske Kunsthåndverkere Oslo og Akershus (NKOA)
Norsk senter for teknologi i musikk og kunst (NOTAM)
Norske tekstilkuntnere/SOFT
Tegnerforbundet (TF)
Young Artists Society (UKS)

Norwegian Crafts

Supported by
Adam Mickiewicz Institute
Arts Council Norway
City of Oslo, Agency for Cultural Affairs
The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Buan, Ann Iren

Sculpture, drawing

Member of NBK, UKS, BONO

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Tide Follows 2017, Ann Iren Buan
Castles 2017, Ann Iren Buan
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Skins 2017, Ann Iren Buan
Still 2016, Ann Iren Buan

Planned projects and exhibitions

2018 Osl Contemporary, Oslo (April)
2018 Vigeland-Museet, Oslo (september)
2019 Apalazzo gallery, Brescia (feb/mars)

2018 Telemarksgalleriet


2009/2011 MFA Visual Art, Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Norway
2009 BFA Exchange China Academy of Art, Hangzhou China
2008 BFA Exchange The Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm Sweden
2006/2009 BFA Visual Art, Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Norway

Solo exhibitions
2019 A Palazzo Gallery, Brescia Italy
2018 The Vigeland Museum, Oslo Norway
2018 OSL Contemporary, Oslo Norway
2017 Tide Follows, Prosjektrom Normanns, Stavanger Norway
Castles, Oslo City Hall, Oslo Norway
2016 Tether, Trafo Kunsthall, Asker Norway
2015 A Pull of the Sun and Moon, Noplace, Oslo Norway
The Wait, Punkt Ø, Gallery F15 Moss
Keepers, Nord Trøndelag Art Museum, Namsos Norway
Echoes, Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo, Norway
2014 Deep Sky Crashing Waves, Trøndelag Center of Contemporary Art, Trondheim, Norway
2013 Five Monologues From the Past. Walk Around Here, Look Through There, Listen
Akershus Kunstsenter, Lillestrøm Norway
2012 SETTLE SOFTLY, collaboration Tone B. Størseth, One Night Only, Oslo, Norway
2011 Ann Iren Buan – Bunker 51, The Hove festival, Arendal, Norway
Follow. Through with Tone B. Størseth HOLODECK, Oslo, Norway
2010 A Release of Energy in 15 Colors, collaboration Tone B. Størseth, Galleri Storck, Oslo, Norway
Cold, but wrapped in plastic, The Drawing Association, Oslo, Norway
2008 para_site, Borderline Centre for Foreign Contemporary Art, Stockholm, Sweden
res⋅o⋅nance, collaboration Sonny Sanjay Vadgama, Fredsgatan KKH Stockholm, Sweden

Selected group exhibitions, projects and art fairs
2018 Telemarksgalleriet
2017 Works on Paper, ANNAELLE Gallery, Stockholm Sweden
Cowmoscow, with Prosjektrom Normanns, Moscow Russia
Så i Asken, Slik at Ingenting går Tapt, curated by Eivind Hofstad Evjemo, Oslo – Harpefoss – Levanger
Untitled Art Fair – Monuments, with Prosjektrom Normanns, San Francisco USA
Untitled Art Fair, with Prosjektrom Normanns, San Francisco USA
2016 Artissima Torino, with A Palazzo Gallery, Torino Italy
Form Matter, Matters Forms, A Palazzo Gallery, Brescia Italy
MIART, with A Palazzo Gallery, Milano Italy
NN-A NN-A NN-A New Norwegian Abstraction, Stavanger Art Museum, Stavanger Norway
2015 Artissima Torino, with A Palazzo Gallery, Torino Italy
NN-A NN-A NN-A New Norwegian Abstraction, The Astrup Fearnley Museum of
Contemporary Art, Oslo, Norway
2014 MARKEN VI STÅR PÅ, The North Norwegian Art Center, Svolvær, Norway
2013 BUAN, YSTAD, YSTAD AND LØNSETH, Nils Aas Kunstnerverksted, Inderøya, Norway
En Kollektiv Kraftanstrengelse For Tapte Saker Podium Oslo
2012 Introduction Barflyfriends, Barflyfriends Berlin, Germany
Drawing biennale 2012, Oslo, Norway
The Cold of Winter, Galleri Format Oslo, Norway
Spring Exhibition 2012, Charlottenborg Kunsthal, Copenhagen, Denmark
2011 Le Printemps de Septembre—à Toulouse, Festival of contemporary arts, Toulouse, France
(E) = Motion Galleri Van Bau, Vestfossen, Norway
The Act of Making as an Act of Making, Ann Iren Buan og Janne Kruse, RAM Galleri, Oslo, Norway
The MA gradutate show 2011, Galleri Seilduken, Oslo, Norway
The annual Østland exhibition, Akershus Kunstsenter / Kunstbanken Hamar, Norway
Stunt, Søylegalleriet, Oslo, Norway
2010 Captain, oh captain, O.N.N.Y.A, Oslo, Norway
The annual Trøndelag exhibition, various cities, Norway
2009 Love, Drunk, Decay, the Hove festival, Arendal, Norway
Salongutstilling, Galleri Nb8, Oslo, Norway
THE SKIN OF A BOYBAND IMMORTAL, China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China
2008 ANONYME ZEICHNERE #9, Kunstraum Kreuzberg, Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
1+1=2, Galleri Konstfack, Stockholm, Sweden
The only hard thing is to begin: A grass blade´s no easier to make than an oak, Galleri Nb8, Oslo
IN FRAGMENTS, Ada Street Gallery, London, UK
Sylt imorgon sylt i dag, Vårutstellningen, KKH Stockholm, Sweden
res⋅o⋅nance, KIT tv, Vienna, Austria
res⋅o⋅nance, Loop video-art festival, Barcelona, Spain

2015-2017 Oslo City Hall Residency for emerging artists
2012/2013 Circolo Scandinavo, Rome

Public Commissions
2017 Sunnaas Hospital

Open on: Saturday


Ensjøveien 8, 0655 Oslo
Ensjø or Tøyen subway