Mikkel Wettre is an artist and Professor of visual arts. He has worked extensively with sculpture and public art both as a professional artist and as a consultant for public commissions. His artistic research is mainly focused on materiality and human-technology relations, which he investigates through a practical exploration of both artistic processes and artifacts. His pedagogical competence has strong support for experiential and problem-based learning covering both art- and design methodologies. Since 2019 he is also a professor of three-dimensional form at the institute of design at the University of Bergen. He is a member of the Norwegian National Arts Association (NBK) and National Sculptors´ Association (NBF).
Fields of study
FeLT- Futures of Living Technologies
From a perspective of ecological crisis, FeLT engages in the relations and intersections that occur between human beings, living environments and machines.
Berg, Arild ; Rodrigues, Osmar Vicente; Haugen, Sigrid ; Puhkan, Urmas; Stoltenberg, Einar ; Wettre, Mikkel (2016). Material innovation: case studies of tangible working material in technology, art and design. Boks, Casparus Burghardus; Sigurjónsson, Jóhannes B.; Steinert, Martin; Vis, Anne Carlijn; Wulvik, Andreas (Ed.). Proceedings of NordDesign 2016. p. 278-287. The Design Society.
Wettre, Mikkel (2022). Lake of Three Eyes. Kunstutstilling.
Wettre, Mikkel (2022). Lake of Three Eyes, anmeldelse, "Som en liten pause jeg ikke visste jeg trengte". Kunstutstilling.
Tapio, Hege ; Bergaust, Kristin ; Nichele, Stefano ; Christensen-Scheel, Boel; Wettre, Mikkel (2020). FeLT - Futures of Living Technologies, Project Launch Symposium. FeLT - Futures of Living Technologies, Project Launch Symposium . FeLT - Futures of Living Technologies.
Wettre, Mikkel (2020). Industri. Gruppeutstilling.
Wettre, Mikkel (2020). Industri, anmeldelse, «Industri» er utstillingen der alt henger sammen. anmeldelse av utstilling.
Wettre, Mikkel (2019). Intervju Tv-vest.
Wettre, Mikkel (2019). Avduket skulptur av OsloMet-professor. Tidskriftartikkel.
Wettre, Mikkel (2019). Twilight Apparatus. Utstilling.