Ars Nova Workshop
In support of Time is a Blind Guide, presentation of Norwegian drummer Paal Nilssen-Love’s large ensemble Large Unit, as part of a series of presentations by Scandinavian artists to close out the 2017-18 season.
June 1 – July 31, 2018.
$2,500, Andrew E. and G. Norman Wigeland Fund
Museum of Contemporary Art Tucson
in support of Denmark-based contemporary artist Rose Eken’s solo exhibition In Residence.
January 13 – March 31, 2018.
$1,500, Helen Lee and Emil Lassen Fund
In support of travel expenses for Oslo-based photographer, Nancy Bundt, for the exhibition Perceptions of Norway: A photographic exhibit on the lives of Norwegians today
April 6 –June 16, 2018.
$1,100, Andrew E. and G. Norman Wigeland Fund
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Inc.
New York, NY
In support of travel expenses for Norwegian musicians Truls Mørk and Tine Thing Helseth to participate in collaboration performances with Orpheus Chamber Orchestra at Carnegie Hall and on domestic tour.
December 2, 2017 – February 3, 2018.
$2,000, Andrew E. and G. Norman Wigeland Fund
San Francisco, CA
In support of travel expenses for the participation of Norwegian artists Espen Sommer Eide and Tone Åse in OM Festival 23: International Sound Poetry, Language Art and Text-Sound Composition.
April 9-14, 2018.
$1,400, Andrew E. and G. Norman Wigeland Fund
Yellowstone Art Museum
In support of the exhibition, Emil Carlsen’s Quiet Harmonies: A Historic Master in Contemporary Context, an examination of landscapes by Danish-American painter Emil Carlsen.
January 1 – September 30, 2018.
$2,500, Helen Lee and Emil Lassen Fund
New York Scandia Symphony
New York, NY
In support of the Scandinavian Music Festival in Fort Tryon Park, a unique series of three outdoor summer concerts performed by musicians of the Scandia Symphony and guest artists.
June 11-25, 2017.
$1,000, Helen Lee and Emil Lassen Fund; $1,000, Finnish Fund; $500, New Sweden ’88 Fund.
Award Totals for Public Projects:
Total Funding: $11,000