Thank you Sven Åge

Thursday, 21 July 2022
Thank you Sven Åge

Sven Åge and Teatergarasjen have been hugely inspirational for our work, as they have been for so many others. Teatergarasjen is in fact the most important reason why we as young artists based ourselves in Bergen. 
Sven Åge has been a constant...

Interdisciplinary Workflow

Wednesday, 30 March 2022
Interdisciplinary Workflow

Wrap is all about interdisciplinary workflow. We love making our own work with the professional tools and digital infrastructure that Wrap provides, and we love to see how groups such as URSUS, Transiteatret and Happy Gorilla Dance Company have...

Artists Meet Audiences

Monday, 21 March 2022
Artists Meet Audiences

This is an exciting time for art and culture in Bergen, as cultural events return to normal again with lots to see at festivals big and small. Wrap has contributed to this activity on various levels.
At Cornerteateret we saw two performances...

A colourful, and very busy start to the new year!

Wednesday, 5 January 2022
A colourful, and very busy start to the new year!

2022 started with a rush of activity as more and more artists feel the need to develop new work in spite of the unpredictability of things during the pandemic.
Visual artist, Kiyoshi Yamamoto, was in our workshop suite with a small team of...

Summer 2021

Sunday, 5 September 2021
Summer 2021

Wrap is pulling through these tough times, thanks to various national and local support/compensation packages, as well as those projects that manage to materialise in spite of the many uncertainties we still face.
It has become a tradition...

Etchings of Coastal Sites

Thursday, 24 June 2021
Etchings of Coastal Sites

The ocean is an event not an object, it's composed of an infinite number of tiny swells that create its roaring voice or its subdued murmur.  The coastal formation is in a dialogue with the tide, the seas waining pull back and its fierce assault...

Wrap TV #3

Monday, 19 October 2020

Leo talks about the latest productions at Wrap, which include projects by Avgarde, Ine Terese Hogstad/David Alræk, Carlos Salinas and Tres Musicos, and about Wraps various programming frameworks and initiatives.

Wrap TV #2

Sunday, 4 October 2020

In this episode Leo talks about Wrap's Sunday matiné event, Søndagskrydder, where Alwynne Pritchard gave a workshop and performed excerpts from her forthcoming DOG/GOD II show that will premier during Oktoberdans, Shruti Karkhanis gave a cookery...

Wrap TV #1

Friday, 25 September 2020

In this very first “episode” Leo shared some recent news and talked about the forthcoming Søndagskrydder event (27.09.2020) while trying out some fancy green screen shit, and video switching with our newly aquired ATEM Mini Pro in the former dark...

A new series of Søndagskrydder live and online

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Søndagskrydder
Sunday the 27th of September we invite you to join us for an afternoon full of Workshops, art experiences and great food! Søndagskrydder is a family friendly matiné event where we showcase work and projects by some of the many...

New Audioglimt, new intern, new possibilities and more!

Monday, 24 August 2020

Audioglimt: 28.08.2020 - Omar Johnsen and Craig Wells
Audioglimt invites artists from various musical backgrounds and genres to create their own soundtrack which can be performed live to a given film. This is the first Audioglimt event since...

Busy start to a new season

Friday, 7 August 2020
Busy start to a new season

This autumn is scheduled to be extremely busy with many different interdisciplinary projects and residencies taking place, as well as several events - both streamed and for live audiences!
Therefor we took the opportunity to make some significant...

Last projects before summer upgrades

Sunday, 5 July 2020
Last projects before summer upgrades

Although several large-scale productions were postponed due to the Covid pandemic, the wood and metal workshop at Wrap has been a valuable resource for smaller projects, and artists adapting their work during this period.
This summer we are...

Online lecture, podcast and theatre productions

Tuesday, 12 May 2020
Online lecture, podcast and theatre productions

Following research and discussions about responsible guidelines for contagion control, Wrap opened up for two productions starting on the 20th of April.
We will continue to implement strict policies of social distancing, hygiene and containment/separation...

A message during a crisis

Wednesday, 25 March 2020
A message during a crisis

Wrap is currently closed and will not be facilitating any productions that involve sharing facilities until such time as that can be deemed responsible.
As we wait in isolation for the current situation to pass, so that people can work and...

New Music, New Premiers

Thursday, 12 March 2020
New Music, New Premiers

Guitarist/composer, Stein Urheim, and record producer/musician, Jørgen Træen, premiered their new piece, Krympende Klode (Shrinking Planet) in Greighallen during Borealis festival for experimental music on the 5th of April. The peice was acompanied...

Experimental Instruments

Monday, 24 February 2020
Experimental Instruments

Workshop
It is a pleasure to be co-hosting an instrument building workshop with Bergen Impro Storband for the second time. Bergen Impro Storband is a welcoming and inclusive organisation that has organised a huge variety of projects such...

Plastic Arena

Monday, 17 February 2020
Plastic Arena

On the 30th and 31st of January, Wrap hosted for the second time Transiteatret’s Lyttepost (listening post) concept, where people are given a unique opportunity to follow live streamed video and audio, together with live site-specific contributions.

Collaboration with Tag Team and Annn-Christin Kongsness

Monday, 10 February 2020

In addition to hosting and co-producing all manner of cool projects, Wrap will also present a broad ranging program of events in 2020, and will launch a new internship for technicians who want to develop their knowledge with an interdisciplinary...

Audioglimt with Terje Isungset and Per Jørgensen

Thursday, 9 January 2020

Norsk
Vi starter programmet for 2020 med Audioglimt konsert; improvisasjonsduoen Agbalagba Daada, består av to av regionens store musikkhelter, Terje Isungset (trommer) og Per Jørgensen (trompet)!
Konserten finner sted fredag 24. januar...