Time and place: Nov. 2, 2017 10:00 AM4:00 PM, Fritt Ord, Uranienborgveien 2

The 2017 Surveillance seminar will examine biometrics as a technological and ideological phenomenon. We will especially focus on refugee issues and terrorism prevention. What is technically possible? What is socially desirable? We have invited researchers and debates from various subjects and positions to a public debate on biometrics and surveillance. The seminar is open to all, but require registration.

Please notify that the Surveillance seminar is organized in Norwegian

Time and place: Apr. 28, 2017 2:30 PM5:30 PM, Cinemateket

Tom Gunning (University of Chicago) and filmmaker Paul Kaiser from OpenEndedGroup will discuss moving images that shift from the frame of classical cinema to the immersive framelessness and interactivity of virtual reality. The program includes the Norwegian premiere of the 3D film UIysses in the Subway (2016) The event is free and open to all, bring 3D glasses or buy for kr. 25.

Time and place: Apr. 28, 2017Apr. 29, 2017, Cinemateket

Velkommen til filmseminar om Sergio Leone helgen 28.-29. april. På programmet står tre foredrag med etterfølgende filmer: Den gode, den onde og den grusomme, For en neve dollar og Ondt blod i vesten. Vi avslutter seminaret med mottakelse i foajeen lørdag ettermiddag.

Time and place: Apr. 20, 2017 9:30 AM11:00 PM, Kabelvåg

Welcome to NFKs open international symposium and screening, where we ask the question: How does life on a transformed planet challenge artists and art institutions to rethink their responsibilities?

Time and place: Mar. 3, 2017 10:00 AM5:00 PM, Helga Engs Hus, Audiotorium 3

The one-day symposium «Technologies of Space: Verticality, Volume, Infrastructure» interrogates recent calls across spatial disciplines to expand space and its mapping from horizontal, plane surface to vertical dimensionality and volume. Lectures by Mark Dorrian, Stuart Elden and Lisa Parks.

Time and place: Jan. 28, 2017 11:00 AM5:00 PM, Kunsthall Oslo, Rostockgata 2-4

With Eric de Bruyn, Matthew Fuller, Axel Heil, Jacqueline de Jong, and Tiziana Terranova. Registration is required.

Time and place: Jan. 27, 2017 9:15 AMJan. 28, 2017, room 452 in Georg Morgenstiernes hus

In this seminar we will discuss theoretical, artistic and political approaches to networks and topologies together with key international scholars in the field.