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Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design

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The Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design was established on 1 January 2017 and consists of the former Bergen Academy of Art and Design and The Grieg Academy. The main purpose of the the new faculty is education, artistic research, research and dissemination of art, music and design.

Faculty of Fine Arts, Music and Design
Opening of Faculty for Fine Art, Music and Design.

– Art is more important than ever

– Art is the night watch of the world, the guard when times get tough, said Rector of the University of Bergen, Dag Rune Olsen, at the opening of the new Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design in the University Aula on Wednesday 4 January.

Election 2017
Bilde av kandidatene

Election Platform

Frode Thorsen, Dean candidate, Anne-Helen Mydland, Vice Dean candidate of Research, and Linda Herfindal Lien, Vice Dean candidate of Education, presents their Election Platform 2017- 2021.

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The 11 bachelor’s degree students from the Department of Design who are on their way to Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair 2017.

Exhibiting prison design at the biggest furniture fair in the Nordic countries

Eleven bachelor’s degree students from the Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design are exhibiting their work at Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, which is the most important arena for furniture manufacturers and designers in the Nordic countries.

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The rectors Gerd Tinglum, KHiB and Dag Rune Olsen, UiB

A new faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design

The King in Council has on 17 June 2016 approved that the University of Bergen (UiB) and Bergen Academy of Art and Design (KHiB) will merge from 1 January 2017.