UKS (Unge Kunstneres Samfund / Young Artists’ Society) is an Oslo-based institution for contemporary art and a Norwegian membership organization. Founded by artists for artists in 1921, it has since established itself as one of Norway’s core experimental venues for the arts; convening, exhibiting, and supporting critical voices of contemporary artists, with the objective of having both an artistic and political impact within and beyond its region.
UKS is situated in Oslo’s city center in an approx. 150sqm exhibition space. UKS is a non-profit organization with the Arts Council Norway as our principal funder. To download the UKS bylaws (in Norwegian only), click here. To read UKS’ Access Note, click here.
*UKS’ current exhibition 100 YEARS OF CONVIVIALITY: what you can see is what you can imagine takes place at Kunstnernes Hus.
UKS – UNGE KUNSTNERES SAMFUND / YOUNG ARTISTS’ SOCIETY
St. Olavs gate 3
Org. nr: 940426987
+47 22 19 50 50 (during opening hours)
Miriam Wistreich, m.wistreich(at)uks.no
Production & Operations Manager
Mariusz Maslanka, m.maslanka(at)uks.no
Kaja Breckan, k.breckan(at)uks.no
Project Coordinator UKS 100
Ida Møller Engebretsen, i.engebretsen(at)uks.no
Live Drønen, l.dronen(at)uks.no
Stephanie Serrano Sundby, s.s.sundby(at)uks.no
Steffen Håndlykken, s.handlykken(at)uks.no
Johanne Laache, Ina Hagen, Kenneth Varpe, Henrik Sørlid, Jiska Huizing, Apichaya Wanthiang
Deputy Board Members
Rodrigo Ghattas-Peréz , Margrethe Kolstad Brekke
Tobias Liljedahl, Nora Joung, Nayara Leite
Deputy Nomination Board Member
Studio Manuel Raeder
Manuel Raeder, Miglė Kazlauskaitė