Codex Polaris (NO)

The artist collective Codex Polaris focuses on the book as a work of art, the unique, the handmade. We create opportunities and exhibition platforms for book artists in the Nordic countries, arranging exhibitions, initiating networking projects and text production. Run by visual artists Imi Maufe, Rita Marhaug and Randi Strand.

Torborg Nedreaas Gate 20
5006 Bergen
+47 90257476

Curated for

Codex Polaris will present the collective projects Bibliotek Nordica, Posted/Unposted, KarbonAvtrykk, showing work by Norwegian, Nordic and International book artists. Alongside these we will present three major projects by each of the founders of Codex Polaris – Rita Marhaug, Imi Maufe and Randi Annie Strand.

Codex Polaris on CHART is supported by Office of Contemporary Art Norway.

Posted/Unposted. Letterpress Collaboration, Codex Polaris, 2106-2020

Karbonavtrykk. Prints by 17 visual artists. Hardback bound

Bibliotek Nordica at Kristiansand Kunsthall, Codex Polaris, 2021

Herbarium Arctica, Rita Marhaug, 2019-21

Translating Travels Suitcase, Imi Maufe, 2001-2018

Prisme, Randi Annie Strand, 2019-2022

Bibliotek Nordica at Kristiansand Kunsthall, Codex Polaris, 2021