Kjell Bjørgeengen
Installation view
Bjørgeengen, 2020, video installation, nine monitors, music by Keith Rowe (electronic), Inga Margrete Aas (viola da gamba) and Kjell Bjørgeengen (video synthesizer), 21:00 minutes

Short bio

Kjell Bjørgeengen (f. 1951) is a Norwegian pioneer in video art, with a significant international position. 

Bjørgeengen has exhibited and performed at institutions and galleries like The Museum of Contemporary Art (Oslo), Kunstnerforbundet (Oslo), Kunstnernes Hus (Oslo), Henie Onstad Art Center (Høvikodden), Kristiansand Kunsthall (Kristiansand), KODE (Bergen), Dundee Contemporary Arts (Dundee), Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst (Aachen) and Hara Museum of Contemporary Art (Tokyo). His works are in the collections of The Natinoal Museum of Norway, National Gallery of Canada and Louisiana Museum of Modern Art. He was professor at the Norwegian National Academy of Fine Arts between 1996 and 2002.