22—23 April


Marthe Elise Stramrud records a conversation between reporter Ragnhild Brochmann and artist Vibeke Tandberg on her phone. They are surrounded by numerous plaster castings of a horse.

Job opportunity: Communications officer

We are looking for a new communications officer for Oslo Open, Oslo Art Guide and Oslo Art Weekend in a 20% position.

Application deadline: As soon as possible.

See the Norwegian page for more information.

January 13 2023
A red, empty, underwater landcape, perhaps from inside a brew. The subtitles reads: "Restraint was never our strongest trait."

Film premiere with Viktor Pedersen

Welcome to the premiere of the film “Gjæringstanker” by Viktor Pedersen, shown on 30 screens in O’Reilly’s sports pub, Markveien 35B, Oslo.

28 November, at 19.00-21.00.
The film is in Norwegian, with English subtitles.
The artist talk will be in Norwegian.

November 17 2022
Tanja Sæter offentliggjør prisen til kunstneren Viktor Pedersen.

Viktor Pedersen is the winner of the Coast Contemporary price 2022

In collaboration with Coast Contemporary, Oslo Open are happy to award this acknowledgment to Pedersen. He presents his work during Coast Contemporary, this year at Rødbanken in Tromsø.

October 18 2022
Silja Axelsen's work in the exhibition Above and Below

Eight artist interviews from Above and Below

Listen to the sound portraits of artists Ann Kristin Einarsen, Karen Klim, Lillian Tørlen, Martine Poppe, Mingshu Li, Olia Gorohova, Rasmus Stride and Silja Axelsen.

June 13 2022
Fifteen representatives from Atelier Kunstnerforbundet is pictured in a staircase behind a microphone, in a cloud of confetti.

Atelier Kunstnerforbundet received this year’s Honorary Award

With this award, the Oslo Open board wishes to honour Atelier Kunstnerforbundet for taking the significant initiative to create a new studio program within the framework of an established art institution.

April 22 2022
Ragnhild Brochmann admires a painting by Munan Øvrelid, while being filmed by Marthe Elise Stramrud.

Studio visits on livestream Saturday 23 April

Stunt reporters Ragnhild Brochmann and Marthe Elise Stramrud invite you to take part in studio visits with four different artists, live on our Instagram.

April 15 2022
Marie Saxeide in conversation with artist Liv Tandrevold Eriksen, standing in front of a large and colourful painting.

Studio visits on livestream with Atelier, 24 April

Art mediator Marie Saxeide and general manager Christian von Hanno from the digital platform Atelier invite you to take part in studio visits with four different artists, live on our Instagram.

April 15 2022
The group on a research visit to artist Ilavenil Jayapalan in his studio at Startblokka.

Young Guides at Startblokka

During Oslo Open young guides will work at Startblokka to wish guests welcome. You can join them for guided tours to the artists in the building. This project is a collaboration between Oslo Open, Startblokka, and the District of Bjerke.

March 25 2022