The candidates for the rector election 2014, Gerd Tinglum and Maria Hirvi-Ijäs, presented their candidacies for the voters in Terminus Hall on Monday 31 March.
Bergen Academy of Art and Design has been invited by the Norwegian Design Council and the Norwegian embassy in London to design and curate the exhibition '100% Norway' in 2014. Professors Dave Vikøren and Petter Bergerud of the Department of Design have been appointed project managers.
Bergen Academy of Art and Design, Department of Design, has a vacant position as Professor/associate professor of web and interaction design
Ved Kunst- og designhøgskolen i Bergen, avdeling for design, er det ledig stilling som leder for kunstnerisk utviklingsarbeid innenfor visuell kommunikasjon.
Ved Kunst- og designhøgskolen i Bergen, avdeling for design, er det ledig stilling som leder for kunstnerisk utviklingsarbeid innenfor møbel- og romdesign/interiørarkitektur.
Markus Moestue is a third year bachelor student at KHIB. His work is often video and sculpture with reference to political issues and humour.
Mari Aarre (44) has been appointed as a new dean at Bergen Academy of Art and Design (KHiB) from mid-March. The position of dean is both an academic and administrative position. 'I look forward to getting started,' she says.
On 27 March KHiB hosts an open seminar with author and philosopher Sadie Plant and professor Jessica Hemmings.
On 24 March Aga Skorupka gives the lecture "Applying environmental psychology in human centered design", as part of KHiB's open lecture programme focusing on the user and the user's situation.
«I’ve only known my mom as an adult. She has for me always been adult. How was my mom as a child? »
Lasse Årikstad, MA-student in Fine Art created one single work every day in 2013. The work is displayed at Hordaland Art Center between 14 and 16 March.
Shadows, surfaces, light and movement in still objects. Ingrid Skåland Eriksen sees potential in materials than are given up on and left alone. Eriksen tries to transform even simple material like wrapping into something that comes alive and are liberated from their original meaning.
Patrik Entian Research Fellow at Bergen Academy of Art and Design, KHiB, conducts his Viva Voce on his artistic research fellowship project 'Looking for Painting' 14 March 2014 from 14 to 17 in Bergen.
13 March bachelor students in design and art presented the impressive results of a three-week course in experimentation with light. The Norwegian Lighting Institute, Lyskultur, is an association for leading players in the lighting industry. The organisation used KHiB's premises for a banquet in connection with its annual conference.
KHiB is collaborating with Borealis' Artistic Director Alwynne Pritchard on an open and exprimental voice workshop taking place 13 March at KHiB.
The premier book launch and chaired discussion of three new publications within the on-going artistic research project 'In a Place Like This', exploring both personal and historical traditions with a strong relationship to the representation of violence, took place on 13 March.
The nomination committee nominates two candidates for the rector election in April. Gerd Tinglum is a professor of painting at KHiB who has extensive management experience from Oslo National Academy of the Arts. Maria Hirvi-Ijäs has broad experience of teaching, strategic management and development work at three Nordic art academies.
In a constant change and then it stops
Professor Brandon LaBelle and research fellow Tao Sambolec, Department of Fine Art at Bergen Academy of Art and Design, are two of six participants in the intensive lab with the following exhibition at Rom8 and seminar in Galleri 3,14.
Arkitekturbussen is a small, mobile, exploratory praxis probing site related topics within the dichotomy between the city and the periphery. The vehicle (cat)astro(phy) team is the main instrument for forming and treating unstable, productive dialectics in the relationship between the place, the vehicle and the participants.