HOLODECK

Holodeck is a non-profit project space established in 2011 in Oslo, Norway. Holodeck is dedicated to projects that involves artistic research in various fields. Our mission is to foster the appreciation and understanding of artistic practice through a program of frequent experimental exhibitions, launches, performances and other happenings.

Holodeck is run by Lina Norell, Silja Leifsdottir and Kjersti Solbakken


Dette har skjedd på HOLODECK…

Fredag 21. juni 2013

Fredag 7. juni 2013

  • 20:00 Maj Hasager : Decembers – revisited, HOLODECK

    Opening: Friday June 7th, 20.00
    Open: June 8th – 9th, 2 – 5 PM

    The exhibition Decembers – revisited at Holodeck presents the two video works Decembers – a round table conversation and Decembers – narrating history. The video works juxtaposes images from an official history and true stories told by women. The work centres on two protests that happened in December.

Fredag 24. mai 2013

  • 19:00 Kevin Malcolm : HEAVY DAYS, HOLODECK

    HEAVY DAYS by Kevin Malcolm
    Opening: Friday May 24rd, 19:00
    Open: May 24rd – 26th, 12-5 pm as part of OSLO GALLERY WEEKEND

    Heavy Days presents new sculptural and collage works which approach concrete through its use in construction, and develop an exploration of its materiality in relation to the human body.

Fredag 26. april 2013

  • 20:00 Lina Norell : The Other Skyline, HOLODECK

    The Other SkylineLina Norell Opening: Friday April 26th, 20:00Open: April 27th – 28th, 2-5 PM The exhibition The Other Skyline displays recent paintings from an ongoing series by Lina Norell, drawing inspiration from artificial landscapes and nature adapted to the gains and pleasure of humans. Norell’s scenery projects a mixed sense of triumph and melancholia, balancing the playful color codes of theme parks and the careful symmetry of garden installations with a sense of struggle and restraint. …

Fredag 12. april 2013

  • 20:00 Marie Thams – No, and other possibilities, HOLODECK

    No, and other possibilities Marie Thams Opening: Friday April 12th, 8 pm Open: April 13-14th, 2 – 5 pm ”Dear Sir Bartleby … You say you would prefer not to perform the tasks your employer asks you to carry out. Why? That I am not certain of, but one thing seems clear – precisely that you will not. It is this act of refusal and the questions it brings with it, which makes me write to you, Sir. Out of your negation emerges a question of potentiality to me, which is something I will attempt to …

Fredag 22. mars 2013

  • 20:00 Sverre Strandberg : Bananas on a trip, HOLODECK

    Sverre StrandbergBANANAS ON A TRIP (Utstillingen som tar en pause fra jakten på at det finnes noe unikt det ute) Opening: Friday March 22nd, 20:00Open: March 23rd – 24th and 30th – 31st, 2-5 PM Two bananas were out walking. Then the green banana run off an hid behind a tree. Just behind him came the yellow banana. As the yellow banana past the tree, the green banana scared the yellow banana. Then the yellow banana said: Ah you’re so immature. Sverre Strandberg viser på Holodeck innrammede …

Fredag 22. februar 2013

  • 20:00 Ingrid Eggen : FOLDE t, HOLODECK

    FOLDE t Ingrid Eggen Opening: Friday February 22nd, 20:00 Open: February 23rd – 24th, March 2nd – 3rd, 2-5 PM HOLD t det kommer noe hold pusten slit strikken, spre bunken og fyr fingern løs! hold on me, hold me on hold me tight, tight me on hold on me, hold me tight, tonight come on and tie me on, tonight Det var noen som raste falt pladask ut av form under holdningskampanjeplakaten et kroppsvirvar på holde(på)plassen hei vi kan hjelpe, men vi trenger hjelp hva holder du på med? hold ut mot og …

Fredag 7. desember 2012

  • 20:00 Christina Leithe Hansen, Kristina Kvalvik and Mathias Kristersson: That said, unsaid, HOLODECK

    That said, unsaid Christina Leithe Hansen, Kristina Kvalvik and Mathias Kristersson Opening: Friday December 7th, 20:00 Open: December 8th – 9th, 2-5 PM NB! Holodeck is relocated! We are now to be found at Oslogate 2, read more about this here. The exhibition ”That said, unsaid” presents film, photography and sound which incorporate narratives related to what is hidden and unexplanatory. The exhibition examines the structure of dreams and their absurdity, the landscape as a projection of fear …

Søndag 2. desember 2012

  • 14:00 Inga Sund Hofset : Ligninger for en fallende kropp/Vi roper mot hverandre, HOLODECK

    Ligninger for en fallende kropp/Vi roper mot hverandre Inga Sund Hofset Opening: Friday November 23rd, 20:00 Open: November 24th – 25th, and December 1st – 2nd, 14:00 – 17:00 NB! Holodeck is relocated! We are now to be found at Oslogate 2, read more about this here. Snør det? Ja. Hvor da? Du ser det nesten ikkje. Du ser ikkje fjellet bakover. Å ja. Det er ikke bare tåke? Hæ? Det er ikke bare tåke? Nei. Inga Sund Hofset er født i 1983. Hun har sin utdannelse fra Kunstakademiet i Oslo (2011). Hun …

Lørdag 1. desember 2012

  • 14:00 Inga Sund Hofset : Ligninger for en fallende kropp/Vi roper mot hverandre, HOLODECK

    Ligninger for en fallende kropp/Vi roper mot hverandre Inga Sund Hofset Opening: Friday November 23rd, 20:00 Open: November 24th – 25th, and December 1st – 2nd, 14:00 – 17:00 NB! Holodeck is relocated! We are now to be found at Oslogate 2, read more about this here. Snør det? Ja. Hvor da? Du ser det nesten ikkje. Du ser ikkje fjellet bakover. Å ja. Det er ikke bare tåke? Hæ? Det er ikke bare tåke? Nei. Inga Sund Hofset er født i 1983. Hun har sin utdannelse fra Kunstakademiet i Oslo (2011). Hun …

Fredag 23. november 2012

  • 20:00 Inga Sund Hofset : Ligninger for en fallende kropp/Vi roper mot hverandre, HOLODECK

    Ligninger for en fallende kropp/Vi roper mot hverandre Inga Sund Hofset Opening: Friday November 23rd, 20:00 Open: November 24th – 25th, and December 1st – 2nd, 14:00 – 17:00 NB! Holodeck is relocated! We are now to be found at Oslogate 2, read more about this here. Snør det? Ja. Hvor da? Du ser det nesten ikkje. Du ser ikkje fjellet bakover. Å ja. Det er ikke bare tåke? Hæ? Det er ikke bare tåke? Nei. Inga Sund Hofset er født i 1983. Hun har sin utdannelse fra Kunstakademiet i Oslo (2011). Hun …

Fredag 19. oktober 2012

  • 19:00 Utopia Planitia : Lars-Andreas Tovey Kristiansen, HOLODECK

    Utopia Planitia Lars-Andreas Tovey Kristiansen Opening: Friday October 19th, 19:00 NB! Holodeck is relocated! We are now to be found at Oslogate 2, read more about this here. Open: Saturday October 20th – Sunday October 21th, 14:00 – 17:00 A gallery space within a gallery space within an urban city on Earth creates the starting point for the exhibition. Holodeck, in science fiction terms, is a space where you can create anything you want, and is, in this case, situated in the middle of nowhere. …

Fredag 8. juni 2012

  • 19:00 Nico Joana Weber – The balance of matter, HOLODECK

    Nico Joana Weber The balance of matter (2008-2011) two-channel digital video, PAL, 16:9, sound, 45 min Opening: Friday June 8th, 19:00 Open: June 9-10th, 12:00-16:00 Nico Joana Weber’s two-channel installation The balance of matter is a filmic journey conceived between 2008 and 2011, linking inherently different places from Bolivia and Brazil to Switzerland and England. The common thread is transformation, which becomes a tangible experience through the flow created by the symmetry of the two …

Lørdag 19. mai 2012

  • 12:00 Eirik Senje: Your Strangely Familiar Customs are Alien to Us, …, HOLODECK

    Your Strangely Familiar Customs are Alien to Us, Please Consider Revealing the Secret of Their Significance Eirik Senje Opening: Saturday May 19th, 12:00 – 18:00 Open: May 20th – 26th, 12:00 – 18:00 An exceptionally long title deserves a short explanation. Anyone who has ever tried to defeat an inanimate object in a staring contest knows; this is not the way. As strategy tells us, always face the stronger opponent on ground where his advantages can be taken away from him. This is why, in order …

Fredag 4. mai 2012

  • 19:00 action will be suspended, space will be laid bare. everything shall be extinguished. time will stop., HOLODECK

    Julien Discrit (F) and Marius Moldvær (N) Curated by Lars Sture Opening Friday May 4th, 7pm Open: May 5th – 6th, 12:00 – 16:00 Julien Discrit: The Day Trip Project – DV PAL A moving object made of mirrors is gliding across a park or what seems to be a forest. An assembly of polyhedrons, their specific angles reflecting only what is beneath and what is above, constructs the geometrical machine. As the crystal-like object progresses through the woodlands, it becomes as if transparent reflecting …

Fredag 20. april 2012

  • 19:00 Linda Lerseth : Bereitschaftspotensial, HOLODECK

    Bereitschaftspotensial Linda Lerseth Åpning: 20. april, 19:00 Åpent: 21. april og 22. april, 12:00 – 16:00 Lammelse som utgangspunkt Jeg står her i en lammelse av ideer. Frigjøringen er aldri den jeg tror, men fører meg dit jeg ønsker meg bort. Jeg forstår ikke lenger hva som skal til og hvordan det endte slik det gjorde. Jeg slapp og det holdt. Det stod stille og behaget ble tilslutt så stort at det sprakk. Det er mange overkommelige illusjoner. De fleste er det. De har grader. Knær i …

Fredag 30. mars 2012

  • 19:00 Øystein Wyller Odden : Progressive Entrapment, HOLODECK

    Progressive Entrapment Øystein Wyller Odden Åpning: 30. mars, 19:00 Åpent: 31. mars og 1. april, 12:00 – 16:00 Øystein Wyller Odden skaper scenarier hvor undersøkelse av magiske og symbolske egenskaper ved fenomener er mulig, samtidig som det hele foregår på en svært rasjonell måte gjennom å vise frem rammene som skaper opplevelsen. Maskinene han bruker danner en evigforandrende lyd- og bildekomposisjon basert på tilfeldighetsprinsipper og enkel automasjon. Det institusjonelle rammeverket, …

Fredag 16. mars 2012

  • 19:00 Ida Lennartsson – Lö Grån Blö, HOLODECK

    Opening Friday March 16th, 7pm Open: March 17th – 18th, 12:00 – 16:00 First, oil paint was mixed to emulate the colors reflected on the water surface. The paint was then poured onto that same surface directly off the boat or shore. Being oil, it wouldn’t dissolve but instead formed a thin, translucent film over the surface. Then paper sheets were placed on top of these spills and allowed to soak up the colors. The resulting «prints» then left to dry. The most striking thing about this …

Fredag 2. mars 2012

  • 19:00 Kristin Nordhøy : Layers, HOLODECK

    Kristin Nordhøy : Layers Åpning: 2. mars, 19:00 på HOLODECK Åpent: 3. og 4. mars, 12:00 – 16:00 Kristin Nordhøys praksis involverer alt fra veggarbeider og objekter til maleri og tegning. Noe som imidlertid kjennetegner arbeidene hennes er bruken av repetitive elementer. Nordhøy søker å kommunisere innhold gjennom monokromatiske strukturer, geometriske former og romlige problemstillinger. Til utstillingen på Holodeck har Nordhøy utformet veggarbeider som tar utgangspunkt i gallerirommets …

Fredag 3. februar 2012

  • 19:00 Elderly anonymous artist – “From the Shadows of a mask”, HOLODECK

    Elderly anonymous artist “From the Shadows of a mask” Opening Friday February 3rd, 7pm at HOLODECK Open: February 4th – 5th, 12:00 – 16:00 To keep in the shadows: “During the plague in the Middle Ages, some doctors wore a primitive form of biohazard suit called “plague suits”. The mask included red glass eyepieces, which were thought to make the wearer impervious to evil. The beak of the mask was often filled with strongly aromatic herbs and spices to overpower the miasmas or “bad air” which …