Program for semester start at KHiB
Monday 25 August State Secretary Bjørn Haugstad and KHiB Rector Gerd Tinglum will give the opening speeches at the launch of the new academic year for students, staff and external guests.
Call for applications: Artist in Residence program Hordaland/Basse-Normandie
Based upon the collaborative partnership between Region Basse-Normandie and Hordaland County Council, the école supérieure d’arts & médias (ésam) de Caen/Cherbourg (France) will be welcoming a Norwegian visual artist for a three-month residency from 15 September to 15 December 2014. The application deadline is 27 June.
BIWF: Third place to research fellow Frode Ljøkjell
Research fellow Frode Ljøkjell at Department of Design at KHiB and his team Fridag managed third place with the sculpture "Q" at Bergen International Wood Festival which ended 16 May. Here is a presentation of all the winners.
"100% Norway by KHiB" in 2014
Bergen Academy of Art and Design has been invited by the Norwegian Design Council and the Norwegian embassy in London to design and curate the exhibition '100% Norway' in 2014. Professors Dave Vikøren and Petter Bergerud of the Department of Design have been appointed project managers.
Gerd Tinglum: 'I want to make KHiB's profile clearer'
Students and staff at KHiB have elected Gerd Tinglum as their new Rector from 1 August 2014. Read an interview with KHiB's new Rector for the period 2014-2019.