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 great artists in our extended network, at a sociable event...

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 the outbreak of the pandemic, and we are excited to finally...

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 upgrades to the workshop suite, and to develop some...

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 making some significant upgrades to the workshop, both...

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 until further notice, but we are carefully...

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 meet together in the same physical space again, there has...

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 by analog visuals by Ana Jorge. Both the music and the...

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 as concerts, seminars, workshops and recording sessions over...

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.
This year we aim to host various artistic events...

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 approach. This internship is supported by Bergen City Council,...

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 på Wrap, dørene åpner Kl.19:00 (kafé/bar) med konsertstart...

A new year of projects and events

Wednesday, 8 January 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 approach. This internship is supported by Bergen City Council,...

Last productions in 2020

Wednesday, 8 January 2020
Last productions in 2020

Theatre shows by NONcompany and Transiteatret, and an experimental music performance by Stein Urheim and Jørgen Træen are the last productions to occupy Wrap this year.
You can catch some of NONcompany’s process on Friday (13th December) at 19:00 and BIT-Teatergarasjen invites guests to stay for...

Large Scale Production

Wednesday, 11 December 2019
Large Scale Production

Wrap is proud to have payed an instrumental role in enabling Åstel Film to realise it’s first film production, which involved extensive use of our workshop-suite for set-building and special effects/animatronics, as well as studio staging of all locations.
The film makers were all very pleased with...

New URSUS opera produced at Wrap and presented by BIT-Teatergarasjen

Monday, 23 September 2019
New URSUS opera produced at Wrap and presented by BIT-Teatergarasjen

TZAIE! is a new experimental opera by URSUS productions. The piece premiers at USF on the 26th September with an additional show on the 27th.
URSUS’ core artistic trio continue to develop a unique way of devising interdisciplinary art for the stage, which harnesses the potential provided by Wrap...

Lille Kurvhuset installed at Storetveit Kindergaten

Thursday, 25 July 2019
Lille Kurvhuset installed at Storetveit Kindergaten

We congratulate Mekdes W Shebeta on the installation of her new public art piece, Lille Kurvhuset, at Storetveit Kindergaten in Bergen! Most of the piece was made at Wrap this summer.
Our workshop suite, with wood and metal workshop, paint workshop and electronics room, provides a unique set of...

Listening Post - Tilstander av Unntak

Wednesday, 12 June 2019
Listening Post - Tilstander av Unntak

Tilstander av Unntak is playwright & director Tore Vagn Lid's latest project with Transiteatret-Bergen, which explores and processes records of the day of terror experienced in Norway on the 22nd of July 2011.
Transiteatret have developed Tilstander av Unntak at Wrap, and will soon move the production...

Speaker Park Premier

Friday, 15 March 2019
Speaker Park Premier

Speaker Park is an on-going audio-visual art project, involving several collaborators and combining research, speaker design, musical composition and workshops. The central component is an installation comprising 24 very different speakers that are both visually and acoustically unique.
The project...

Visual Art Meets Speaker Design

Friday, 3 August 2018
Visual Art Meets Speaker Design

English
The wood and metal workshop at Wrap has been dominated by two projects this summer, which both explore creative approaches to sound design and merge different artistic disciplines.
In early July, artist/makers, Jon Pigott (UK) and Roar Sletteland (N) met at wrap to discuss phase one...

Workshop activity, spring 2018

Friday, 13 April 2018
Workshop activity, spring 2018

English
Hospital Dumpster Divers is a "live action medical waste creature feature horror comedy" written and directed by Anders Elsrud Hultgreen. Mutant dumpster trolls were developed at Wrap by Øystein Nesheim (production and creature design) and special effects supervisor, June Midttveit Olsen....