Skjermbilde 2014-06-26 kl. 11.16.15 PM

Humming – an invitation to “join me” for a walk…


I go for a walk in my neighborhood. I dont have other plans for my stroll than to walk and gather my thoughts as I move about..


Cruelty Has a Human Heart

2013 - 2014

Collaboration with philosopher Lars Fr. H Svendsen

Skjermbilde 2014-05-08 kl. 1.15.37 PM
Humming 6

Humming – a work in progress

November 2013 - ongoing

Exploring silence by listening to the background noise that hums..


Sheltered Memories


Three objects made of: Mahogany wood, mirror, non-reflective glass, embroidered label, unique recycled antique white metal. Each 3,1 x 6,3 x 7,7 inches/ 8 x 16 x 19.5 cm

Skjermbilde 2012-11-02 kl. 4.38.55 PM

Det som vi har for oss selv (What we keep to ourselves)

2012 - in progress

A work in progress – a 6 min video sketch

Skjermbilde 2012-10-21 kl. 7.29.58 PM



A performance by choreographer and dancer Runa Rebne (movement) and Lise Bjorne Linnert (voice)

Desconocida Unknown Ukjent, detail label

Desconocida Unknown Ukjent

2006 - ongoing

A global mass collaboration, protesting continuing murders of women in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. 6200 hand embroidered nametags (by January 2013). Each 2 x 8 cm, stitched by 4500 individuals in 375 globally arranged workshops

Traced, from studio

Restrained Traces

2012 - on going

Performance drawings, charcoal, pencil on Saunders waterford paper, 162x152cm

#114 Fences Rovaniemi


2009 - ongoing

A documented wandering with a political and social connotation.


Pulse drawings

2004 - ongoing

Fingerprint dust, trace of pulse, graphite on semitransparent drawing film.
Site specific installation, 2004 – ongoing



2009 - 2011

A daily objective study of pain knotting knots in thin silk thread.



2006 - ongoing

A performance, using voice and silence, held at each exhibition opening where Desconocida Unknown Ukjent is installed.

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About Lise Bjørne Linnert:

I am interested in art´s possibility to be a voice that can bring challenging or unpalatable questions closer, not to provide definitive answers but in order to enable reflection. My projects often take place over a longer period of time, in which investigating materials and theme are core elements.

Process, projects, performance, photography, drawing, textile, installations…


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