1857 is an artist-run gallery occupying a former lumberyard in Grønland, downtown Oslo.
Founded in 2010, 1857 aims to forge connections between the Norwegian art scene and young artists abroad. It is a place to convene and converge, receive, answer and honour contemporary art in Oslo.
1857 is a project initiated and run by artists
Stian Eide Kluge and Steffen Håndlykken.
Design for 1857 is done by Ian Brown.
Site build by Mode Raw
1857 is supported by Arts Council Norway