23.—24. april


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
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
messy artist studio

Oslo Open Opening Party

Welcome to the opening party of this year’s Oslo Open at Kunstnernes Hus, 22 April at 8 pm! We will also announce the recipient of this year’s honorary award.

March 24 2022
Oslo Open 2022, design by Parabol.

The program for 2022 is launched

400 artists welcome you into their studios during Oslo Open 23 and 24 April, 2022. One weekend a year, professional artists from the fields of visual art and contemporary craft open the doors to their workspaces. See all artists in the list to the right, and the program here. Stay tuned for full program for tours and events.

February 22 2022
Frida rusnak foto samir madad12

Meet the new director of Oslo Open

Frida Rusnak is the new director of Oslo Open, starting November 1st, 2021. She continues the work carried out by previous leaders Tanja Sæter, Marianne Zamecznik and most recently Marthe Elise Stramrud, who have all made a huge effort to establish Oslo Open as an important event in the Norwegian arts scene, and a gateway to the city’s artist studios.

October 22 2021
Ebba Moi and Shahrzad Malekian from Tenthaus.

Tenthaus receives The Oslo Open Honorary Award

The prize for 2021 went to the artist collective Tenthaus. The award was given out by the city council member Omar Samy Gamal (SV) together with chairman of the board Trond Hugo Haugen and director Marthe Elise Stramrud. Read more about the award here.

April 17 2021