– mellom fjell, fjord og draumar –
Messen Kunstpark er ein visningsstad for temporære kunstverk, mellom fjell, fjord og draumar.
Her får kunstnarar ein arena for utprøving og eksperimentering, nye utfordringar og ny innsikt
Messen Art Park
Located next to the artist residency KHMessen in Ålvik Messen Art Park is a small park for temporary art installations.
The Messen Art Park project group invites artists to participate by making a new work for the Art Park. The work process and placing artworks/installations has started in April 2021. The works will be exhibited in the park for at least one year.
For the first year (2021) three artists are invited to participate:
Gabriel Johann Kvendseth http://www.gabrielkvendseth.com
(b. 1984, Karlsøy, Norway) lives and works in Bergen (Norway) and is graduated at Bergen National Academy of Art and Design.
Title: Arbeids kapital / Labor Capital
Material: Norwegian Kroner, wood, metal, concrete
Aud Bækkelund http://www.audbaekkelund.no
Lives and works in Norheimsund (Norway) and is graduated at the Bergen National Academy of Art and Design.
Title: Strandlinja / Shoreline
Material: Kvartsstein / Quartz stone
Simone Hooymans www.simonehooymans.com
(b. 1974, Nijmegen, The Netherlands) lives and works in Ålvik (Norway) and is graduated in Fine Art at the Art Academy Arnhem and Postgraduate at Art Academy St. Joost in Breda, both in the Netherlands.
Title: No Space Between Us
Material: Wood, metal, paint
Video of the opening made by: Fotograf Ingerid Jordal.