Common Lands is a project initiated by curator duo Rakett for the area of Bjørvika in Oslo - in the vicinity of the new Opera House.
The former dock area is now a development site and a contested space in socio-political terms. Rakett have invited several artists
to respond to the site and to make temporary public art projects there. "Common Lands" is being launched on Tuesday 12th. May
with a presentation by the curators and a discussion around rights of access.