Kunsthall Trondheim
Past event

Exhibition opening: Attention After Technology

Shu Lea Cheang: UTTER (2023), video still. Mixed media installation, two video loops, UTTERING (36’26”), PARAMETERS (36’26”), two modified candy dispensers (each 140 x 16 cm), 2500 units of 3D-printed blank computer keycaps (each 40 mm). Courtesy the artist. Commissioned by Kunsthall Trondheim, Art Hub Copenhagen, Tropical Papers, State of Concept Athens and Swiss Institute New York

Save the date!
Friday 13 October at 7 pm, we have the pleasure of inviting you to the opening of our large international collaborative exhibition Attention After Technology, consisting exclusively of new commissioned works that explores the relationships between attention, algorithms, and social justice.

Participating artists for the exhibition:
biarritzzz (Brazil), Vivian Caccuri (Brazil), Shu Lea Cheang (USA/Taiwan), Kyriaki Goni (Greece), CUSS Group (South Africa), Femke Herregraven (Netherlands) and Berenice Olmedo (Mexico)


5.00 p.m.
The exhibition is open to visitors
We're opening the doors so you can be among the first to ever see the exhibitions new commissioned works

5.30 p.m.
Round table: Artist conversation
We celebrate the opening of this exhibition by inviting to an extended artist conversation between two of the artists in the exhibition, biarritzzz, Femke Herregraven and Berenice Olmedo, together with two of the exhibition's curators Stefanie Hessler and Katrine Elise Agpalza Pedersen

7.00 p.m.
Official opening of the exhibition

8.00 p.m
Our favorite DJ plays a delicious mix of weird and eccentric disco, house and soul from all over the world that is guaranteed to get stuck in your head

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Project coordinator: Kunsthall Trondheim
The project is led by: Kunsthall Trondheim and Swiss Institute New York
Partners: Art Hub Copenhagen, Tropical Papers and State of Concept Athens
Associate Partners: The Friends of Attention, D. Graham Burnett (Princeton University), Justin Smith-Ruiu (Université de Paris), and Swiss Institute New York
Funded by the European Union

Advisory committee for the artists: Pedro Victor Brandão, Kate Crawford, Flavia Dzodan, Whit Pow, Joana Souza
Project Ambassador Trondheim: Gulabuddin Sukhanwar

Curatorial team

Kunsthall Trondheim:
Katrine Elise Agpalza Pedersen, Curator and Project Manager for Attention After Technology (with Stefanie Hessler, Swiss Institute New York)
Liz Dom, Project Manager for Attention After Technology
Kaja Grefslie Waagen, Producer and Communications Manager

Art Hub Copenhagen:
Lars Bang Larsen, Head of Art & Research
Rose Tytgat, Project Coordinator
Susanne Hviid, Administrative Director
Jacob Fabricius, Artistic Director
Fafaya Mogensen, Project Manager
Marie Braad Larsen, Curator
Nikolaj Phillipsen, Arrangements Coordinator
Stine Nørgaard Lykkebo, Communications Manager
Jan Mäkelä Wallin, Economy

Tropical Papers:
María Inés Rodríguez
Mariana Vieira Marcondes
Andres Sandoval Alba
Yu Hsiaoh Hwei

State of Concept Athens:
iLiana Fokianaki, Founder and Director
Konstantina Melachrinou, Production Manager and Press Officer

Swiss Institute New York:
Stefanie Hessler, Director, curatorial concept and Project Manager for Attention After Technology (with Katrine Elise Agpalza Pedersen, Kunsthall Trondheim)
Alison Coplan, Senior Curator and Program Manager

Attention After Technology is funded by the European Union and supported by SpareBank 1 SMN, Arts and Culture Norway, The Fritt Ord Foundation, Mondriaan Fund and IDM Dispenser.