27—28 April


Concert where children are dancing in the foreground.


29 October, 11 am-7 pm
Haugerud activity centre, Hagapynten 38, Oslo

Join us for a day filled with art, joy and community. There is always a need to unite and create something together, and to throw a party! An event by ØST KUNST in collaboration with Oslo Open, Kunstnerforbundet, Haugerud volunteer centre and Trosterud youth club.

October 9 2023
Portrait in black and white of Katinka Maraz.

Katinka Maraz is the new Chair of the Board

Katinka Maraz has a background as a visual artist and many years of experience working with, among other things, artist policy, diversity and inclusion. She takes over the role from Trond Hugo Haugen, who has been chairman of Oslo Open since 2017.

June 29 2023
Children playing with clay and water.

Family art day in Groruddalen

Welcome to free workshops and events Saturday 22 April. This year, Oslo Open is collaborating with ØST KUNST, an association for art and culture in Groruddalen and the eastern part of Oslo. Together, we invite families to art workshops at Deichman Romsås, Deichman Nordtvet, Deichman Stovner, FUBIAK and Startblokka. ØST KUNST also organizes art exhibitions and other cultural events throughout the week. A free art bus takes you between activities.

April 11 2023
A staircase with paintings on the walls

Workshop: Paint, sip and socialize

Workshop with Julius Karoubi and Kim Andreas Roland Berger.

For those of 18 years old and above. Saturday 22 April from 5-7 pm at Einar Granum Kunstfagskole.

April 11 2023
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Opening party and honorary award

Welcome to Oslo Open’s opening party where we celebrate the beginning of this year’s studio weekend!

March 29 2023
An open door outside Trafo.

Seminar about the studio situation in Oslo

Monday 24 April at 11 am: In collaboration with VISP, UKS and BO, we invite you to a seminar about the current situation regarding artist studios in Oslo. We will discuss both challenges and solutions. Join the discussion about artists’ place in the city, whether you are an artist, politician, cultural worker or just interested in the topic. (in Norwegian)

March 23 2023
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How to capture young people's attention?

Breakfast seminar
Wednesday 22 March
Kunsthall Oslo

Visitors in Tore Magne Gundersen's studio during Oslo Open 2022.

Become an Oslo Open guide!

We need guides for group tours to the studios. Guides must speak Scandinavian and English. View this article in Norwegian for more details.

March 14 2023