Sculpture Point: Ekebergparken

Johanne Hestvold Skulpturpunkt Ekebergparken 2023
Tiril Hasselknippe Skulpturpunkt 2023
Skulpturpunkt:Ekebergparken2023

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. 

 

THE WINNERS OF SCULPTURE POINT: EKEBERGPARKEN FOR 2023 AND 2024 ARE: JOHANNE HESTVOLD AND TIRIL HASSELKNIPPE

 

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: 

 

Bjørn Mortensen

Ramona Salo & Katarina Skår Lisa

Joel Correia

Tiril Hasselknippe

Morten Jensen Vågen

Jan Freuchen

Johanne Hestvold

 

Nominations from

 

Line Daatland, KODE Bergen

Hanne Mugaas, Stavanger Kunsthall

Trude Gomnæs Uglestad, Sørlandets Kunstmuseum

Katya Garcia-Anton, Nord-Norsk Kunstmuseum

Marianne Zamecznik, Trondheim Kunstmuseum

 

Jury: 

 

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!