Sculpture Point: Ekebergparken
Ekebergparken C. Ludens Ringnes Foundation is proud to present the new innovative project: Sculpture point Ekebergparken in collaboration with Talent Norge, Norsk Billedhoggerforening and Sparebankstiftelsen DNB.
Sculpture Point Ekebergparken is a sculpture competition for new artist who work with three-dimensional art. Over the course of four years four different artist will be chosen to produce and display their own three-dimensional work in the park's Villa Garden. The nominations of the artists is done by Ekebergparkens Art Council in collaboration with art representatives from the leading Norwegian art institutions. For each art work the park will develop and hold specialized mediational programs, seminars and workshops. With the aim to strengthen and lift the public conversation surrounding three-dimensional art. The project hopes that each individual artwork in a positive way will challenge our perception of what three dimensional art can be.
The nominated artists for 2023 and 2024 are:
Line Daatland, KODE Bergen
Hanne Mugaas, Stavanger Kunsthall
Trude Gomnæs Uglestad, Sørlandets Kunstmuseum
Katya Garcia-Anton, Nord-Norsk Kunstmuseum
Marianne Zamecznik, Trondheim Kunstmuseum
Christian Ringnes, C. Ludens Ringnes stiftelse
Erik Steen, Norsk Billedhoggerforening
Christian Bjelland, Ekebergparkens kunstfaglige utvalg
Viel Bjerkset Andersen, Kunstner & Ekebergparkens kunstfaglige utvalg
Ina Johannesen Dibley, Kunstfaglig ansvarlig i Ekebergparken
Jarle Strømodden, Museumsleder, Vigelandsmuseet
Daniella Laurette van Dijk-Wennberg, Kulturetaten, Oslo Kommune
Åsmund Thorkildsen, Drammens Museum
Read more about the project on our website!