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Research Fellows at KHiB

There are eight Research Fellows working at Bergen Academy of Art and Design connected to the Norwegian Artistic Research Programme per November 2012.


Department of Fine Art
Hildur Bjarnadóttir: Textile in the Expanded Field of Painting
Patrik Entian: Looking for Painting/Collecting Evidence - Verifying the Image
Ellen Røed: Processing Change
Michelle Teran: Future Guides for Cities through Collective Mapping and Citizen-Produced Media
Tove Tømmerberg: The Architecture of Intimacy


Department of Design
Erlend Bleken: Designing Elderly Care - providing wellbeing for the old and frail with dimentia
Frode Ljøkjell: To Be or Not to Be - living in a refugee tent camp
Fredrik Rysjedal:  In Between - An Artistic Research on Screen Based Comics
Albert Cheng-Syun Tang: Reflective Roaming - Design, ubiquitous fantasy, everyday reality 


Previous Research Fellows

Pedro Gómez-Egaña  (Fine Art) concluded 2012
Kjell Rylander (Fine Art) concluded 2012
Linda Lien
(Design) concluded 2011
Caroline Slotte (Fine Art) concluded 2011
Trond Lossius (Fine Art) concluded 2007

Read the critical reflections by the Research Fellows here


Image: Pedro Gómez-Egaña, En Abyme, final exhibtion as part of artistic research project Calligraphies, installationshot Knipsu Gallery Bergen, 2011.


LIST OVER RESEARCH FELLOWS AT BERGEN ACADEMY OF ART AND DESIGN 2003-

(alphabetic order and per department)


DEPARTMENT OF FINE ART

ONGOING PROJECTS
(alphabetic order)


Hildur Bjarnadóttir

Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Project Title: Textile in the Expanded Field of Painting

Start: October 2012
Concluding: October 2015

Mainsupervisor:
Hilde Hauan Johnsen, Artist, Professor Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design.

Second Supervisor:
Anne Katrine Dolven, Artist, Professor, previously Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Department Art Academy.

 
Patrik Entian

Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Project Title: Looking for Painting/Collecting Evidence - Verifying the Image

Final Exhibition: Looking for Painting/Att synliggöra det osynliga (Catalogue), Rom 8 for Artistic Research, Bergen Academy of Art and Design, September 2011

Start Date: October 2007

Concluding Date: To be decided

Mainsupervisor/s:
2011- Gerd Tinglum, Artist, Professor, Department of Fine Art Bergen Academy of Art and Design
2008-2011 Jon Arne Mogstad, Artist, Professor and Head of Department of Fine Art, NTNU, The Trondheim Academy of Fine Art, Trondheim, previously Professor, Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Second Supervisor/s:
2011- Håkan Nilsson, PhD., Associate Professor, Writer, Critic, Södertörn University, Stockholm
2010-2011 Gerd Tinglum, Artist, Professor, Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design
2009-2010 Cecilia Gelin, Arthistorian, Senior Advisor Academic Development 2012- , previously Dean Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design 2010-2012

Appraisal Committee:
Ann Edholm, Artist, Professor Umeå Academy of Fine Arts
Anne Helen Mydland, Artist, Professor, Depratment of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design
Johan Widén, Artist, previously Professor and Vice Chancellor at The University of Dance and Circus, Stockholm


Ellen Røed
Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Project Title: Processing Change

Final Exhibition: Skyvelære, Galleri 3,14, Bergen 13 June-1 August 2013

Start: October 2009
Concluding/Viva Voce: Planned for January 2014

Main Supervisor:
Joost Rekveld, Artist, Lecturer, Researcher, Associate Professor, Art Science Interfaculty, The Royal Academy of Art and the Royal Conservatory, The Hague

Second Supervisor/s:
2010- Trond Lossius, Artist, Professor, Research Coordinator at BEK - Bergen Center for Electronic Art, (Research Fellow concluding with Viva Voce 2007)
2010-2011 Esther Shalev Gerz, Artist, Professor, Valand School of Fine Art, Gothenburg university, Paris
2009-2010 Susan Trangmar, Artist, Associate Professor, Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts, London

Appraisal Committee:
Kjetil Berge, Artist, Vestvågøy/London
Inger-Lise Hansen, Filmmaker and Artist, Oslo/London
Anne Helen Mydland, Artist, Professor, Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

 
Michelle Teran

Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Project Title: Future Guides for Cities through Collective Mapping and Citizen-produced Media

Start: October 2010
Concluding: Spring 2014

Main Supervisor:
Amber Frid-Jimenez, Artist, Associate Professor, Departrment of Design, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Second Supervisor/s:
2012- Sadie Plant, PhD., Author, Philosopher, Switzerland
2010-2012 José Luis de Vicente, Curator, Writer, Barcelona, Catalonia


Tove Tømmerberg
Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Project Title: Architecture of Intimacy

Start Date: October 2008
Concluding Date: To be decided

Main Supervisor:
2008-2013 Rita Marhaug, Artist, Professor, Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Second Supervisor/s:
2013- To be decided
2008-2012 Jorunn Veiteberg, Associate Professor, Professor II, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

 

DEPARTMENT OF DESIGN

ONGOING PROJECTS


Erlend Bleken
Department of Design, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Title: Designed Elderly Care - providing wellbeing for the old and frail with dementia

Start: October 2012
Concluding: Autumn 2015

Main Supervisor:
Camilla Ryhl, Professor, Bergen School of Architecture (BAS), DIS Architecture and Design, SBi, Copenhagen, Denmark

Second Supervisor:
Eli-Kirstin Eide, Professor, Bergen Academy of Art and Design, Department of Design

 
Fredrik Rysjedal

Department of Design, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Title: The In Between Project. An Artistic Research on Screen Based Comics

Start: October 2012
Concluding: Autumn 2015

Main Supervisor:
Ashley Booth, Professor Department of Design, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Second Supervisor:
Septimiu Moraru, Cinematographer, CEO Imaginary Frame, The Norwegian Filmschool

 

Frode Ljøkjell
Department of Design, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Project Title: To Be or Not to Be - living in a refugee tent camp

Start: October 2010
Concluding: Autumn 2014

Main Supervisor/s:
2012- Birger Sevaldson, Professor Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Institute of Design
2010-2012 Petter Bergerud, Professor, Department of Design, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Second Supervisor:
Mette L´orange, Professor, Bergen Academy of Art and Design, Department of Design

 

CONCLUDED
(chronological)

DEPARTMENT OF FINE ART

Pedro Gómez-Egaña
Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Project Title: Calligraphies

Final Exhibition: En Abyme, Knipsu Gallery, Bergen, November 2011

Startdate: October 2008
Concluded/Viva Voce: 23 October 2012

Main Supervisor: Jeremy Welsh, Artist, Professor and Dean, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Second Supervisor:
Anke Bangma, Associate Professor, previously Professor II Theory, Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design, Curator Tropen Museum, Amsterdam

Appraisal Committee:
Knut Owe Arntsen, Professor Theatre Science, University of Bergen
Brandon LaBelle, Artist, Professor, Bergen Academy of Art and Design
Stephanie Rosenthal, Chief Curator, Hayward Gallery, London (Chair)


Kjell Rylander
Department of Fine Art (Ceramics), Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Project Title:
Kontentum.
Ett materialbaserat fördjupningsprojekt i keramik, kring kulturella värden och materiell status

Final Exhibition: Kontentum, October 2011, Rom8 for Artistic Research, Bergen Academy of Art and Design (Catalogue).

Start: October 2008
Concluded/Viva Voce: 5 September 2012

Main Supervisor/s:
2010-2012 Anne Helen Mydland, Artist, Professor, Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design
2008-2010 Kari Skoe Fredriksen, Artist, Professor, Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Second Supervisor/s:
2008-2010 Jorunn Veiteberg, Associate Professor, Professor II, Bergen Academy of Art and Design
2010-2012 Markus Degerman, Artist, Associate Professor, 2012- Head of Tromsø Art Academy

Appraisal Committee:
Martin Bodilsen Kaldahl, Ceramicist, Lecturer, School of Design, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art, Copenhagen
Rita Marhaug, Artist, Professor, Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design
Christina Zetterlund, PhD., Researcher, Senior Lecturer, Konstfack/University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm (Chair)

 
Caroline Slotte

Department of Fine Art (Ceramics), Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Project Title:
Att tillägna sig världen - readymaden som material i dagens konsthantverk/Second Hand Stories


Final exhibition: Going Blank Again, Galleri s.e , Bergen, October-November 2010 (Catalogue: Closer)

Start: October 2007
Viva Voce: 26 March 2011

Main Supervisor/s:
2010-2011 Sunniva McAlinden, Artist, Professor, previously Professor, Department of Fine Art,
2007-2009 Kari Skoe Fredriksen, Artist, Professor, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Second Supervisor/s:
Hanna Ørstavik, Writer, Oslo
Susan Collis, Artist, London

Appraisal Committee:
Anke Bangma, Associate Professor, previously Professor II Theory, Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design, Curator Tropen Museum, Amsterdam
Neil Brownsword, Artist, Professor II, Bergen Academy of Art and Design
Linda Sormin, Artist, Rhode Island School of Design (Chair)


Trond Lossius
Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Project Title: Lydinstallasjoner og andre tverrestetiske prosjekter (eller kunsten å sveve mellom alle stoler)/Sound Installations and Other Cross-Disciplinary Projects

Final Exhibition: Cubic Second, November 3-12 November, 2006, Hordaland Kunstcenter, HKS, Bergen, Norway

Start Date: October 2003
Concluded/Viva Voce: 26 February 2007

Main Supervisor:
Jeremy Welsh, Artist, Professor and Dean, Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design, Norway

Second Supervisor:
Morten Eide Pedersen, Assistant Professor, University of Bergen, Grieg Academy, Norway

Appraisal Committee:
Brandon LaBelle, Artist and Writer, London Consortium, Birbeck College, 2011- Professor Department of Fine Art, Bergen Academy of Art and Design
Sally Jayne Norman, Artist, Professor, Culture Lab Newcastle University, now Professor of Performance Technologies/Director of the Attenborough Centre for Creative Arts University of Sussex (Chair)
Perttu Rastas, Senior Curator Media Art, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki

 

DEPARTMENT OF DESIGN

Linda Lien
Department of Design, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Project Title:
Identity Design for a Specific Geographic Region: Regional Branding in the Age of Personal Branding

Final Exhibition: KVA(M) NO, eit prosjekt om stader, identitet og designarar, 3-19 December 2010, Rom8 for Artistic Research, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Start: October 2006
Concluded: 26 March 2011

Main Supervisor: Ashley Booth, Professor, Department of Design, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Second Supervisor: Leif Egil Hem, Associate Professor, Norwegian Academy of Music

Appraisal Committee:
Henriette Koblanck, Professor, Linné University, Kalmar/Växjö, Sweden 
(Chair)
Anne Mellbye, Anne Mellbye Design, formerly Oslo National Academy of the Arts, (Architecture)
Jeremy Welsh, Artist, Professor and Dean, Department of Fine Art, Bergen National Academy of the Arts

 

Albert Cheng-Syun Tang
Project Title:
Reflective Roaming - Design, ubiquitous fantasy, everyday reality  

Main Supervisor: 2014-  Åse Huus, Associate Professor, Department of Design, Bergen Academy of Art and Design

Second Supervisor: 2015- Carsten Friberg, Philosopher, Independent Researcher, DK

Image: Pedro Gómez-Egaña, Installation show ofEn Abyme, final exhibition shown at Gallery Knipsu in Bergen November 2011, concluding his research fellowship project Calligraphies.

 

 

Published: 6/27/2013 by Rebeca Torres Updated: 4/20/2016 by Rebeca Torres