Previous exhibitions

Wartime

07.04. - 08.09.2019

In a period of war and conflict, several female photographers were active in the public sphere. The exhibition offers new unknown images from some that were forgotten.

Lee Miller

07.04. - 08.09.2019

The muse of the surrealists, model, war correspondent, fashion photographer - Lee Miller's life and work is like taken from a movie

Rune Eraker

23.09.2018 - 17.03.2019

What does the impact of climate change look like? Who feels the results of our exploitation of the planet we all live on?

Edward Burtynsky

23.09.2018 - 17.03.2019

Since the beginning of his thirty-years career, Edward Burtynsky has always centered his objective in the effects of human intervention on nature.

Lola Álvarez Bravo

18.03.2018 - 02.09.2018

Lola Álvarez Bravo took advantage of a wind of artistic freedom to unfold after the revolution in 1910 to -20 in Mexico.

Alinka Echeverría

18.03.2018 - 02.09.2018

The project shows devout Mexican pilgrims carrying their personal image of the Virgin of Guadalupe on the anniversary of her apparition in 1531.

Bending the Frame

15.10.2017 - 04.03.2018

How can images make a difference? Can photography tell us something new or something different about the world we live in?

The Young Lions

02.04.2017 - 17.09.2017

The present exhibition celebrates the fortieth anniversary of Fotogalleriet, the Oslo-based gallery that has been at the forefront of establishing photography as an artistic medium in Norway.

#ME

02.10.2016 - 12.03.2017

We constantly mirror ourselves, comparing ourselves to others. At the same time, becoming familiar with oneself is an important part of the process of maturing into an independent individual in community with others.

From Vision Machines to Instagram

25.01.2015 - 31.08.2016

New digital media deluge us with a stream of images that threaten to wipe away all differences along with awareness of what a photograph is and can be. At exactly such a point, the histories of the meaning of photography in most fields become especially important and worth telling.

A History of Photography

25.01.2015 - 04.09.2016

Get an insight into the rich history of photography! The exhibition gives an acquaintance with the pre-photographic technologies where the idea of an image was created, then moves to the enormous breadth of experimentation and research that has led all the way to current digital images.

Edvard Munch/Experiments

22.05.2016 - 04.09.2016

Edvard Munch is Norway's most famous artist. He painted, drew, created graphics and photographed. In everything he did, we see his experimental way of working.

Variable Stars

28.09.2014 - 07.12.2014

In her work Toril Johannessen (b. 1978) takes inspiration from fields such as philosophy, science, the history of technology, and the history of photography. Her many varied forms of expression share a basic curiosity about how our conception of the world is created.

For the Sake of Colour

28.09.2014 - 07.12.2014

In her work Vilde Salhus Røed (b. 1981) frequently employs photography in conjunction with text and sculptural objects.

Wall of Fame

25.01.2015 - 04.09.2016

One wall was dedicated to famous phtographers in the exhibition The History of Photography. Every third month there was a new photographer.

The History of Space Photography

15.06.2014 - 14.09.2014

This exhibition reveals the fantastic variety of outer-space photography from the early 1800s until today.

Ernest Cole - Photographer

19.01.2014 - 01.06.2014

Ernest Cole Photographer brings together 113 original, extremely rare black-and-white silver gelatin prints from Cole’s stunning archive, now housed at the Hasselblad Foundation, which toured the exhibition across South Africa in 2010-11.

Margaret Bourke-White

Utstillingen fordyper seg i arbeidet til denne unike fotografen som så en lukket dør som noe tiltalende, og som utrettelig forberedte nye historier. Utstillingen fokuserer spesielt på arb...

Nick Brandt

Nick Brandt – portrettfotografen med et hjerte for Øst-Afrikas utrydningstruede dyr.Med den storslagne afrikanske naturen som bakgrunn, og med elefanter, løver og giraffer som motiv, gjør...

Bodies, Borders, Crossings

Utstillingen Bodies, Borders, Crossings presenterer ti finske samtidskunstnere som arbeider med fotografi og video. Utstillingen utforsker temaer som grenser i en globalisert verden og kr...

Kvinnelig stemmerett - 100 år

Å presentere Marie Høeg i forbindelse med 100 års jubileet for kvinners stemmerett er en selvfølge. Hun var aktiv kvinnesakskvinne og fikk betydning både her i Horten og nasjonalt.