Nordic Biennial for Contemporary Art
Since its inception in 1998, MOMENTUM has strived to present the most compelling works of art and the most interesting artistic ventures in the Norwegian and Nordic context. The Biennial has since then established as the perhaps most important assembly of contemporary art in the Nordic region.
MOMENTUM`s main arenas are Momentum kunsthall and Galleri F 15. Other venues are additional included. In 2013 Heilmannparken and an outdoor space at the entrance to Møllebyen and Momentum kunsthall is linked to the biennial. (The exhibition Munch and Moss 1913-1916 is on show at Galleri F 15 due to the Munch anniversary).
Previous MOMENTUM`s has been curated by:
Lars Bang Larsen, Daniel Birnbaum and Atle Gerhardsen (Pakkhus, 1998)
Jonas Ekeberg, Paula Toppila, Jacob Fabricius and Ina Blom (Park, 2000)
Caroline Corbetta and Per Gunnar Tverbakk (Momentum 2004)
Anette Kierulf and Mark Sladen (Try Again, Fail Again, Fail Better, 2006)
Lina Dzuverovic and Stina Högkvist (Favoured Nations 2009)
Markús Tór Andrésson, Christian Skovbjerg Jensen, Theodor Rongborg, Aura Seikkula, Marianne Zamecznik (Imatine Being Here Now, 2011)
Power Ekroth and Erlend Hammer ( Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast (Power Ekroth). Dare 2 Love Yourselv (Erlend Hammer), 2013)