Lofoten International Art Festival


Kjære Henningsvær og havet som omkranser deg!

All opening evening events at Trevarefabrikken unless otherwise noted. Bus tickets available for purchase for return to Svolvær at LIAF info desk. Operation hours at Trevarefabrikken’s bar and resturant apply: Friday and Saturday 11:00 – 02:30 (Kitchen open until 22:00). Sunday 11:00 – 01:30 (Kitchen open until 22:00).

17:00 Bus transport Svolvær-Henningsvær. 50 NOK cash. Registration: booking@liaf.no.
18:00 Opening remarks by curators Heidi Ballet and Milena Høgsberg and NNKS Director Svein Ingvoll Pedersen and mayor of Vågan municipality Eivind Holst. Official opening by Kristin Danielsen, Director of Norwegian Art Council. Snacks and wine.
18:30 – 22:00 Opening hours
18:30 – 21:30 Adam Linder, To Gear a Joan, activated by Stine Janvin Motland, vocal performance, ongoing, 3rd floor
19:00 Eglė Budvytytė, Liquid Power Has No Shame, performance, 30 min.
20:00 – 21:00 Daisuke Kosugi, Good Name (Bad Phrase), audio listening, Henningsvær Stadion, ongoing
22:00 Opening party begins at Trevarefabrikken. Exhibition venues close.
01:00 Departure LIAF bus from Henningsvær to Svolvær. 50 NOK cash. Registration: booking@liaf.no.

Trevarefabrikken: Dreyers gate 72, 8312 Henningsvær

Find the full program for the opening weekend here:

Opening hours:
September 1 – October 1, 2017
Tuesdays-Sundays 11:00-18:00, Mondays closed
Exhibition and all events: free entrance and open for all