During this season we will explore the passing of thresholds and borders, and question who is given access to re-imagine the future
A video installation by Anawana Haloba. This project is shown for the first time at Jakob cultural church this summer and will take part in this year's Øya club day, August 7th.
Dato: Aug 3 - 12 2018
Jakob Cultural Church
Keys to the City is an audience development programme, where we start conversations between cultural institutions and the audience groups who rarely visit them. Our next open meeting is October 25, at K1, Tøyen.
TrAP and the municipality of Tromsø have started a new collaboration. Together we will work to make the cultural arenas of the city more relevant to the ever more diverse population of Tromsø. See our upcoming events here.
TrAP hosted the World Music Stage in Kubaparken during this year's Musikkfest, with live music throughout the day and into the night.
Dato: June 2 2018
What does the multicultural field hope to see in the coming white paper on culture? Read TrAP's alternative here.
Dato: 26. april 2018
Oslo House of Literature
Meetings. Art. Stories. A survival guide for artists who recently arrived in Norway, by Marie Skeie and Motaz al Habbash. Open Call: Apply now to participate.
Nine authors from all around the world contribute in this science fiction magazine
Dato: April 6 2018
Six video artists, representatives of the bustlingly exciting Turkish media art scene that has been developing the last twenty years, take part in this exhibition. In a Turkey that is getting increasingly authoritarian, they remind us of the value of the free creative art scene.
What happens when you invite strangers into your home? Mia Habib and Jassem Hindi have been performing in people’s houses as part of their artistic research. The result is presented this fall in Oslo, Bergen and Trondheim.
These four films all look towards outer space, yet at the same time they are rooted in social and political issues here on Earth.
Dato: April 3-17 2018
We are living in a time where European identity once again is attempted rewritten into an untrue and limited history about who and what we are. Autumn 2017 we asked whether ethnic diversity is not in fact our true Nordic identity and whether the cultural world can contribute to create a new, shared sense of belonging.
Which freedoms do we take for granted, and which freedoms do we still have to fight for? This spring TrAP explores how different types of freedom can get into conflict with each other in a diverse society. We will look at how to express group identity, such as your cultural or religious background, gender or sexual orientation, while avoiding being limited by stereotypes. Through conversations, humor, and practical experiences we wish to create new ways of understanding; freedom.
This exhibition featured works by the South African artist Zanele Muholi, Ahmed Umar, Linn Cecilie Ulvin and Sara Christensen. First shown in Oslo, we wanted to bring works from this exhibition to Tromsø, Trondheim and Svolvær.
Dato: Nov 10, 2017 – Jan 14, 2018 2017
TrAP presented a captivating dance performance by Bouziane Bouteldja. This guest performance was part of our collaboration with the Norwegian Opera House, to bring international, contemporary performances to Oslo.
Dato: 1 - 2 Feb 2017
Den Norske Opera & Ballett
Transit Radio is a podcast that brings you the music and voices of residents at Norwegian Reception Centres for Refugees.
Through eight different projects Nevin Aladag, Fayçal Baghriche, Adriana Bustos, Danica Dakić, Ines Doujak & John Barker, Agnieszka Kurant, Walid Raad and Ala Younis aim to spark conversations about migration, identity, war, power relations and a hope for the future. Curated by Malin Barth.
Dato: Jan 22 - Jun 12 2016
Bergen Kjøtt, Stiftelsen 3,14, Akershus Kunstsenter
Apichatpong Weerasethakul is best known as a film director, but when he visited Norway for the first time it was for his first large solo exhibition. We wanted to bring the film audience into the gallery, and the art lovers into the cinemas.
Dato: Oct 10—Dec 15 2013
The Stenersen Museum
Through this project we wanted to bring the vibrant art scene in Bogotá to a variety of venues all over Oslo. We invited 30 artists and performers for four months of exhibitions, artist talks, debates, performance and concerts.
Dato: 28 Feb—30 Jun 2013
The Stenersen Museum, Tegnerforbundet, Fotogalleriet, Dortmund Bodega, W17, Podium
With the largest ever group exhibition at the Stenersen Museum, we wanted to introduce 25 acknowledged international contemporary artists at the Norwegian art scene. The exhibition continued to Bogotá, Colombia, in 2013, where it attracted a wide audience, and opened at MAC Niterói, Brazil, 17 June 2016.
Dato: 30 Aug – 4 Nov 2012
The Stenersen Museum