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Styrende Mangfold 2010

multiannual,

Our aim is increased diversity, not only on stage or in the gallery, but also where decision-making takes place. For four years Styrende Mangfold organised courses and network meetings, and recruited professionals with a multicultural background to board rooms in the Norwegian cultural sector.

Produced by

  • TrAP

Former project managers

  • Hannah Wozene Kvam
  • Otto Akos Mejier

Course speakers

  • Bente Guro Møller, The Ministry of Culture
  • Donatella de Paoli, Norwegian Business School, BI
  • Kristian Meisingset, writer
  • Jan Grund, Oslo and Akershus University College
  • Elisabeth Morthen, Innovation Norway
  • Manuela Ramin-Osmundsen
  • Rhiannon Edwards, Musikkutstyrsordningen
  • Michelle Tisdel, The National Library of Norway
  • Lisa Cooper, Leadership Foundation
  • Anita Rathore, OmOD
  • Leonardo Doria, Directorate of Integration and Diversity
  • Abdelali Bouabdillah, MOSAIC
  • Chi Ton, The Comedy Box
  • Loveleen Rihel Brenna, Seema A/S

Support

  • Art Council Norway
  • Norwegian Department of Culture

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Photophobia - Apichatpong Weerasethakul, publication 2013

Published for the exhibition Photophobia. Texts by Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Nach Widner, Chaisiri Jiwarangsan and Brynjar Bjerkem. Published by TrAP. Sold out in Norway. International distribution through Artbook.

Editor

  • Brynjar Bjerkem

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Storytellers, publication 2012

Catalogue for the exhibition Storytellers. Texts by Mario Vargas Llosa, Selene Wendt, Gerardo Mosquera and Paco Barragán, and interview with Marilá Dardot and Cao Guimarães. Published and distributed by SKIRA.

Editor

  • Selene Wendt

A New Beginning, publication 2013

Related to the exhibition A New Beginning with Farhad Kalantary. Texts by Selene Wendt, Andrej Slávik and Per Kvist. Published by ATOPIA in collaboration with TrAP.

Editor

  • Farhad Kalantary

Recycling the looking-glass: Trash art – Found objects, publication 2010

Catalogue for the exhibition Recycling the looking-glass. Texts by Trond Bogsnes, Leila Darabi, Kari J. Brandtzæg and Gérard Bertolini. Published by the DSV Network, Norwegian Association of Art Societies and The Agency, Alternative Platform for Art.

Editor

  • Samir M'kadmi

Lim Dim, publication 2009

Catalogue for the exhibition Lim Dim. Texts by Tran Luong and Joyce Fan. Published by the DSV Network.

Editor

  • Eli Borchgrevink

Equatorial Rhythms, publication 2007

Catalogue for the exhibition Equatorial Rhythms. Texts by Selene Wendt, Olu Oguibe and Octavio Zaya. Published by the DSV Network.

Editor

  • Eli Borchgrevink

grense_løs / bound_less, publication 2005

Catalogue for the exhibition grense_løs / bound_less. Text by Henry Meyric Hughes. Published by the DSV Network.

Editor

  • Dag Aak Sveinar

Meeting Point, publication 2005

Catalogue for the exhibition Meeting Point. Texts by Selene Wendt, Samir M'kadmi, Samira Jamouchi, Khaled D. Ramadan, Gavin Jantjes, Olfa Lamloum, Nadira Laggoune-Aklouche, Abderrahim Lamchichi, Raja Ben Slama og Jean-Louis Déotte. Published by the DSV Network.

Editors

  • Samira Jamouchi
  • Samir M'kadmi

Guayabita by AmeFrica, CD 2012

Album produced by Tito Guevara and mixed by Jack Loveband. Published by TrAP. In distribution through CD Baby. Read more

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Equatorial Rhythms, CD 2007

The album features Don Byron; Satch Hoyt; Neil Leonard with Ernesto Rodriguez; Stephen Vitiello; Eder Santos; Kristin Bergaust & Alexis Parra; Paulo Vivacqua; Vu Nhat Tan; Theo Eshetu with Sabina Meyer, Hans Koch, Paed Conca and Fabrizio Spera; Salem Mekuria; Guilherme Vaz; Heri Dono & Jompet and a sound collaboration by Christopher Cozier, Robin Foster, Sheldon Holder & Martin "Mice" Raymond. Full content here. Compiled by Brynjar Bjerkem, released with the catalogue for the exhibition Equatorial Rhythms.

A Primal Spirit, CD 2007

Album with Celio de Carvalho, Diom De Kossa, Øivind Wang Tollefsen, Bård Gunnar Moe, Antonio Torner, Rob Waring and Tore Brunborg. Mixed by Øivind Wang Tollefsen and Bård Gunnar Moe. Read more

2 worlds 1 struggle, CD 2006

With Wagëblë, Minoritet1, Mørk Atmosfære, Ras Steven, Jas, Hugo Bo$, Amina and Pumba. Produced by Rumblin' and published in collaboration with the DSV Network. More on the album.

Golestan, CD 2005

Music by Javid Afsari Rad, Pejman Hadadi, Xiaofeng Zhang, Linhong Li, Jai Shankar and Rohini Sahajpal. Produced and mixed by Javid Afsari Rad and Svein Hansen. Published in collaboration with the DSV Network. Read more

Bem-ti-vi, CD 2015

30 November

An album with the legendary Brazilian musician Nelson da Rabeca (rabeca) and Rolf-Erik Nystrøm (alto- sopranino-, baritone saxophone), Celio de Carvalho (percussion) and Dona Benedita (vocals).

Produced by

  • TrAP

Recordings

  • Audun Strype
  • Mastered by Strype Audio

Cover design

  • Anders Lea Karlskås

Photo

  • Marius Fiskum

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Mother Tongue, publication 2015

The six artists Nezaket Ekici, CANAN, Çağdaş Kahriman, Savas Boyraz, Işıl Eğrikavuk and Selda Asal have all been important contributors to the bustlingly exciting Turkish media art scene. The catalogue for the exhibition Mother Tongue is in English and Turkish, with texts by Övül Ö. Durmuşoğlu, Cem Bölüktaş, Ceren Erdem, Dr. Andreas Dammertz, Isin Önol, Hito Steyerl, Nefise Özkal Lorentsen and the curators Malin Barth and Brynjar Bjerkem.

Editor

  • Frida Rusnak

Publisher

  • TrAP & 3,14

Design

  • João Doria

Transcultural Flux, publication 2016

Exhibition catalogue for Transcultural Flux, with artists Adriana Bustos, Agnieszka Kurant, Ala Younis, Danica Dakić, Fayçal Baghriche, Ines Doujak & John Barker, Nevin Aladag og Walid Raad. With texts by Arjun Appadurai, Menene Gras Balaguer, Amin Maalouf, Cecilia Fajardo-Hill, Adriana Alves, Ala Younis, Verané Pina, Ines Doujak & John Barker, Adam Szymczyk, Walid Raad and curator Malin Barth.

Editor

  • Frida Rusnak

Publisher

  • TrAP & 3,14

Design

  • João Doria

10 investigations: The Migrant 2016

8 Nov

The first number in our series 10 investigations takes a closer look at the role of the migrant in our society. With contributors Bouchra Khalili, Deeyah Khan, Fadlabi, Faizrullah Muradi, Josef Yohannes, Kavar Singh, Maria Navarro Skaranger, Marie Skeie and Motaz Al Habbash, Nora Mehsen and Warsan Ismail.

Guest editor

  • Warsan Ismail

Editor in charge

  • Hilde Maisey

Publisher

  • TrAP

Designer

  • João Doria

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Colomborama, publication 2013

Exhibition catalog for the art project, Colomborama

Editors

  • Marius Wang Olga Robayo

Publisher

  • TrAP

Materials for a makeshift shack 2013

This publication followed the exhibition, El Bodegon - Post Mortem, presented at Dortmund Bodega as part of Colomborama

Editor

  • Victor Albarracin Llanos

Publisher

  • TrAP

10 Investigations: Plural Freedom 2017

In this second edition of 10 Investigations we are exploring taboos, humor and other potential conflicts of freedom in a multicultural society.

Guest editor

  • Hatem Ben Mansour

Publisher

  • TrAP

Designer

  • João Doria

Photo

  • Ahmed Umar

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10 investigations: All Borders Are Temporary 2018

April 6

Nine authors from all around the world contribute in this science fiction magazine

Guest editor

  • Bodhisattva Chattopadhyay

Publisher

  • TrAP

Design

  • João Doria

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