Welcome to the exhibition opening of this fall’s major exhibition, Rivers of Emotion, Bodies of Ore, at Kunsthall Trondheim. Introduction by Lisa Rosendahl
The exhibition deals with the notion of extractivism – from the foundations in the 17thcentury of Trondheim’s prosperity through copper mining, until today’s many ways of extracting information, knowledge and emotions through social media and other digital communication. The exhibition, which has been curated by Lisa Rosendahl, presents works by Lise Autogena & Joshua Portway, David Blandy, Liv Bugge, Sean Dockray, Bodil Furu, Marianne Heier, Louis Henderson, Lawrence Lek, Hanna Ljungh, Rikke Luther, Ignas Krunglevičius, Eline McGeorge, Karianne Stensland and Anja Örn, Tomas Örn & Fanny Carinasdotter.
Exhibition period: September 13 – December 21, 2018.
Thanks to OCA – Office of Contemporary Art Norway, Seventeen Gallery London, The Regional State Archives in Trondheim, Røros Museum and Curator Tone Rygg, Orkla Industrial Museum, Geological Survey of Norway.
NTNU, Norwegian University of Science and Technology: The NTNU University Museum and Professor Lars Fredrik Stenvik, Hanna Musiol (Associate Professor, Department of Language and Literature), Kurt Aasly (Associate Professor, Department of Geoscience and Petroleum), Ida Bull (Professor Emerita, Department of Historical Studies), Lars F. Stenvik (Professor, Department of Archaeology and Cultural History) and Anette Abelsen, Oda Pareliussen Austnes and Stine Bekkos (students at NTNU).