Voluspå marks the 100-year anniversary of the Norwegian suffrage movement. 2013 has been a year for celebrating women, feminism and equality, and through the book FRANK comments on the centennial and questions the established narration of feminist history. It serves as an exploration of this lineage in Norway and Sweden through the lives and works of artists and writers.
The book features Vanessa Baird, Katarina Bonnevier, Kajsa Dahlberg, Mathias Danbolt, Marie Høeg, Hilma af Klint, Carl Larsson, Klara Lidén, Wencke Mühleisen, Claes Oldenburg, Henrik Olesen, Sidsel Paaske and Martin Skauen.
ISBN: 978-82-999466-0-5 Design: Nell May (www.nellmay.com) English FRANK 2014 Distribution by Torpedo Press
This publication has been made with kind support from Vederlagsfondet, Fritt Ord and W17
Postscript on Curing Normality Ed. Sille Storihle
NOK 50,- The publication recounts the film and speaker series Curing Normality, marking the 40th anniversary of the decriminalization of male homosexuality in Norway. Postscript on Curing Normality features a talk given by Gerd Brantenberg, an introduction by Sille Storihle and archival footage tracing “homosexual life” in Norway since 1972. The series found place at Kunstnernes Hus, Nov 14 – Dec 12, 2012.
FRANK is an Oslo based platform, established to nurture art and critical discourse revolving around gender issues, desire and sexuality.
Design: Nell May English FRANK 2012 Distributed by Torpedo Press