HC Gilje presents …

Presentation by HC Gilje

Date/time: 5 November 2013, 18.30-19.30 hrs
Oslo National Academy of the Arts
Fossveien 24
N-0051 Oslo

Please join us for HC Gilje’s talk about his work and practice. Gilje is a visiting artist this week for the Landing Sites workshop, the first collaborative workshop between Academy of Fine Art (Synne Bull) and the  Academy of Dance (Amanda Steggell). The talk will be in English and is free and open to the public.
– img: ‘Revolver’, courtesy of HC Gilje

About HC Gilje
HC Gilje works with installations, live performance, set design and single-channel video. Gilje has presented his work through different channels throughout the world: in concert-venues, theatres and cinemas, galleries, festivals, outdoors and through several international dvd releases, including 242.pilots live in Bruxelles on New York label Carpark and Cityscapes on Paris-label Lowave. He was a member of the video-impro trio 242.pilots, and was also the visual motor of dance company Kreutzerkompani.

Since 2006 Gilje has focused on animated light/shadows, projected light objects and projected light spaces. Born 1969 in Kongsberg. Educated at Kunstakademiet in Trondheim 95-99. More about HC Gilje here:

KORFU with Ingri Fiksdal

KORFU meeting
10 December 2013, 12.300-15.30 hrs
Oslo National Academy of the Arts
Fossveien 24‎, N-0051 Oslo
(Room to be announced)

Ingri Fiksdal will present her Fellowship project, outlining and discussing its main issues with the group.

The meeting is open to interested parties within the professional staff of the Department of Dance.


KORFU (choreographic research group) is an initiative to bring together choreographers involved in research and development projects on a regular basis to discuss and support each other’s projects.

Choreographers for the future

Seminar series: Choreographers for the future
– led by MA students in choreography

18 October 2013, 12.00-16.00 hrs
Prøvesal 2, Oslo National Academy of the Arts
Fossveien 24‎, N-0051 Oslo


Theme: choreographers as creators of new entrepreneurship as seen in relation to the MA study programme; the development of own projects, methods, arenas and definition of choreographers’ field of action.

Brynjar Bandlien, freelance dance artist: Introduction – what are the characteristics of entrepreneurship?
Bjarne Kvinnsland, freelance composer: How to develop your own production apparatus
Amanda Steggell, prof. choreography: Entrepreneurship everywhere
Ingri Fiksdal, research fellow at Oslo National Academy of the Arts: Presents her research project
Heidi Jessen, Solveig Styve Holte and Anne Kathrine Fallmyr, MA choreography: Thoughts on starting our own enterprises

[photo: Elisabeth Wiehe constructing part of the Ghost Net for the Currently project, co-curated by Ross Dalziel and Amanda Steggell]

Field trip to Tokyo

Landing Sites – a further-field pursuit of new tools for choreography


From 20 – 28 October 2013 Amanda Steggell (prof.), Solveig Styve Holte, Katherine Fallmyr, Heidi Jessen (MA choreography) and Tormod Carlsen (MA directing) will travel for a week’s residency/ field trip at the Reversible Destiny Lofts in Mitaka, a suburb of Tokyo. The lofts are  built by the artists and architects Arakawa and Gins. The residency is the first of a two-part workshop for exploring the body’s capacity to co-create event-spaces with any given environment.
Read more here!

Presentation: Speaking and Building #6

27th September & 3rd October 2013
Stage 5, Oslo National Academy of the Arts
Fossveien 24‎, N-0051 Oslo


Speaking And Building #6 is a part of an action space series presented in the context of a black box; an exploration of choreographic thinking via diverse spoken-material forms of interaction. The presentation is related to Eva-Cecilie Richardsen’s research project ‘Exhibiting Choreography’.

27th September, 15:00 hrs
With Ole Martin Meland, Mia Habib, Anne Kathrine Fallmyr, Heidi Jessen, Solveig Styve Holte, Eva-Cecilie Richardsen

3rd October, 13:00 hrs
With Ole Martin Meland, Mia Habib, Ludvig Daae, Eva-Cecilie Richardsen

3rd October, 15:00 hrs
With Ole Martin Meland, Mia Habib, Ludvig Daae, Eva-Cecilie Richardsen

(The lamps used in the presentation were made by Chrisander Brun and Signe Becker in connection with ‘Speaking And Building #2’, Autumn 2012. This time around they take on another function in space)

NB: The presentation is free of charge, but with limited space. 
To reserve a place contact ec@movingtargets.no or sms +47 93025942

Presentation of choreographic process, MA students

19th September 2013, 15.00 and 18.00 hrs
Oslo National Academy of the Arts
Fossveien 25, N-0051 Oslo


Solveig Styve Holte,  Anne Kathrine Fallmyr and Heidi Jessen (left to right) show excerpts from the first choreographic assignment of their MA course; a meeting between themselves and 2nd year BA students in jazz, contemporary dance and classical ballet.

There will be two presentations of each of the three assignments at 15.00 and 18.00 hrs
Please meet up in the main reception 15 min before each presentation.