Under This Light – New York based artist Eric Forman at Træna

Eric Forman, an artist from New York,  was at Træna in August 2016. His residency ended up with a series of videos, created through an interaction between the artist, the residents, some choosen objects and the landscape of the island. The result was shown at the Bodø Biennale, at Gallery NOK in september 2016. See the video below … Continue reading Under This Light – New York based artist Eric Forman at Træna

Anthropologist in Residence

AIR Træna is an Artist in Residency where creative projects are made throughout the year. The program is open for projects of all kinds, and every year we get loads of applications from professionals all over the world. Architects, photographers, visual artists, journalists, authors, film makers, you name it! This autumn we had the honour to welcome an … Continue reading Anthropologist in Residence

8 nye prosjekter klare for Træna /8 new projects to Træna

8 nye prosjekter klare for Træna /8 new projects to Træna  (Short english version below)  For 2 uker siden var det søknadsfrist til Trænas Residency-program. Det begynte som et Artist in Residence i juni 2015, men har i det siste året blitt utvidet til å også innefatte Business in Residence og Chefs in Residence. Og egentlig stopper … Continue reading 8 nye prosjekter klare for Træna /8 new projects to Træna

MORE THAN 50 APPLICATIONS TO TRÆNA

Thank you all for your fantastic applications to our Artist in Residence, Business in Residence and Chefs in Residence! We got more than 50 well-written, creative and super interesting applications from contributors all around the world. 15 different countries were represented this time. It's now a challenging job for the jury selecting the most relevant ones. The … Continue reading MORE THAN 50 APPLICATIONS TO TRÆNA

NY SØKNADSRUNDE TIL AIR TRÆNA 2017 / AIR TRÆNA NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS!

Nå åpner Artist in Residence Træna for ny søknadsrunde! (english below) AIR Træna ønsker velkommen til en ny runde med kreative gjeste-prosjekter! Vi har inntil nå hatt gleden å tatt imot 16 forskjellige prosjekter som gjennomført spennende og berikende arbeider i AIR Træna. Nå er det tid for utlysning av neste runde! Vi åpner for … Continue reading NY SØKNADSRUNDE TIL AIR TRÆNA 2017 / AIR TRÆNA NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS!

Armenian architect Arusyak Manvelyan building urban furniture for Træna.

During July and August, AIR Træna was hosting the Armenian architect Arusyak Manvelyan. Currently she lives in Berlin where she works as an architect. The main idea of her project was to build a common outdoor space where people could meet occasionally and enjoy the beautiful nature the island has to offer. It’s been a … Continue reading Armenian architect Arusyak Manvelyan building urban furniture for Træna.