MOMENTUM 4: TRY AGAIN. FAIL AGAIN. FAIL BETTER.

2.Sep - 15.Oct

CURATORS

Annette Kierulf
Mark Sladen

ARTISTS

Endre Aalrust & Thomas Kilpper, Lara Almarcegui, Johanna Billing, Gerard Byrne, Phil Collins,, Knut Henrik Henriksen, Sergej Jensen, Tellervo Kalleinen & Oliver Kochta-Kalleinen, Ragnar Kjartansson, Joachim Koester, Juozas Laivys, Camilla Løw, Talleiv Taro Manum, Michaela Meise, Rosalind Nashashibi, Romantic Geographic Society (Oliver Kochta-Kalleinen & Jussi Kivi), Michael Sailstorfer, Lucy Skaer, Egill Sæbjörnsson, Joanne Tatham & Tom O`Sullivan, Mark Titchner, Sue Tompkins, Lars Vilks.

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TRY AGAIN. FAIL AGAIN. FAIL BETTER.

When we were invited to co-curate Momentum 2006, by the then director Jørn Mortensen, the only recommandation he made was not to make the project entirely Nordic this time. Exhibitions dictated by national or regional boundaries are often problematic, and even though Momentum has played an important part in drawing attention to new art from the Nordic region, it seems that emerging artists are now less keen to be branded as ‘Nordic’.

This could perhaps

Curators of Momentum 2006
Anette Kierulf
Mark Sladen

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