About

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.

 

*NB: UKS is closed for Summer holidays through 12 August. Please join us on 13 August 2021 for the opening of our next solo exhibition featuring Dominique White.

 

UKS – UNGE KUNSTNERES SAMFUND / YOUNG ARTISTS’ SOCIETY

St. Olavs gate 3
0165 Oslo
Norway
Org. nr: 940426987
info(at)uks.no
www.uks.no
+47 22 19 50 50

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STAFF

Director
Miriam Wistreich, m.wistreich(at)uks.no

Communications Officer
Live Drønen, l.dronen(at)uks.no

Production & Operations Manager
Mariusz Maslanka, m.maslanka(at)uks.no

Office Manager
Kaja Breckan, k.breckan(at)uks.no

Project Coordinator UKS 100
Ida Møller Engebretsen, i.engebretsen(at)uks.no

 

BOARD

Chair
Steffen Håndlykken, s.handlykken(at)uks.no

Board Members
Johanne Laache, Ina Hagen, Kenneth Varpe, Henrik Sørlid, Jiska Huizing, Apichaya Wanthiang

Deputy Board Members
Rodrigo Ghattas-Peréz , Margrethe Kolstad Brekke

Nomination Board
Tobias Liljedahl, Nora Joung, Nayara Leite

Deputy Nomination Board Member
Stacy Brafield

 

GRAPHIC DESIGN

Studio Manuel Raeder
Manuel Raeder, Miglė Kazlauskaitė

Web development
Maxwell Simmer

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