spring 2022
SAK-3008 Solo exhibition practice - 30 ECTS

Type of course

Cannot be taken as a single course.

Obligatory prerequisites

SAK-3007 Group exhibition practice

Course content

  • Tuition in relevant art history, theory and professional ethics
  • Knowledge about the social contexts and prerequisites of artistic practice
  • The planning and carrying out of a separate exhibition

Objectives of the course

After completing the course, the student has the following learning outcomes:


  • Knowledge of the context and prerequisites of artistic practice
  • A good knowledge of relevant art history, theory and professional ethics
  • Knowledge of the planning and completion of a solo exhibition


  • Ability to plan and carry out a solo exhibition
  • Ability to contextualize and reflect on artistic work produced both by oneself and by others

General competence

  • An understanding of the production and execution of a solo exhibition

Language of instruction and examination


Teaching methods

Lectures, seminars, workshops, group critique, supervision.

Information to incoming exchange students

This course is open for inbound exchange students.

Do you have questions about this module? Please check the following website to contact the course coordinator for exchange students at the faculty: INBOUND STUDENT MOBILITY: COURSE COORDINATORS AT THE FACULTIES | UiT


The following coursework requirements must be approved before the exam:

A submitted portfolio including:

  • Project outline describing one's own solo exhibition
  • Documentation of own solo exhibition
    • Preparatory works (preliminary proposals / sketches / drafts) for own artistic work
    • Description of the work; medium, material, measurements etc.
    • Sketches / pictures / other documentation of the art work's presentation
    • Text presenting, contextualizing and reflecting upon the artwork
  • Descriptions and reflections on participation in workshops
    • Visual documentation of works made in connection with workshops
    • A short description of the content of workshops
    • Reflection on own learning outcome
  • Description and reflections on offered artist talk, studio visits

The exam consists of an oral presentation and an examination. The oral presentation and the examination will be based on the submitted portfolio.

Exams are assessed with an overall grade according to the grading Pass/Fail

Re-sit exam the following semester.


  • About the course
  • Campus: Tromsø |
  • ECTS: 30
  • Course code: SAK-3008
  • Tidligere år og semester for dette emnet