All tagged "National Museum"

  • National Museum – one year and one million visits later

    Since the reopening last year, the National Museum has become a visitor success. In one year, the museum has received one million visits, which is about three times more than before the renovation. The anniversary of the...

    • Posted October 10, 2019
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  • Alexander Tallén is this year’s Young Art Craftsman

    The 2019 Young Craftsman is the ceramicist Alexander Tallén from Stockholm. Fascinated by the small format, he presents our contemporaries in the form of figurines inspired by the 18th century mold world. The scholarship is in the...

    • Posted September 26, 2019
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  • New acquisitions: two Italian motifs

    National Museum has acquired two Italian motifs of Danish gold age artists. Loggia from Procida by Martinus Rørbye from 1835 and Minerva’s temple at the Nervas Forum by Constantin Hansen from around 1840. Each of them represents...

    • Posted July 21, 2017
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  • Three works by German-Danish artist Louis Gurlitt

    National Museum has acquired three works by the German-Danish artist Louis Gurlitt (1812-1897), which together show on various sides of a diverse artistry. Gurlitt studied in Copenhagen and was considered early as a promising name in Danish...

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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  • New Acquisition: Necklace North

    National Museum has acquired a necklace from 2015 by artist Hanna Hedman (born 1980). The work North is made of reindeer- and sheepskin, and horns of reindeer, moose and deer. The materials relate to the artist’s background...

    • Posted May 10, 2017
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  • New acquisition: A botanical study of Herman Saftleven

    National Museum has acquired a botanical watercolor study of Herman Saftleven from 1683. It shows a pale thorne beetle and commissioned by Agnes Block who was a passionate collector of exotic plants. Today there are only 27...

    • Posted February 14, 2017
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  • National Museum Week 6

    National Museum of Design @ Culture House City Theatre Monday, February 6 Closed Tuesday, February 7 Showroom and Projects container is closed for re-hanging. Lounge and shop open 11-17 Wednesday, February 8 Open 11-19 The exhibition Eero...

    • Posted January 31, 2017
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  • New acquisitions: Objects of Swedish porphyry

    National Museum’s collections have been expanded with several items of porphyry. During the late 1700s and most of the 1800s belonged porphyry to the most prestigious Swedish export goods. From the US market, the museum has been...

    • Posted December 19, 2016
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  • National Museum Week 51

    National Museum of Design @ Culture City Theatre Monday, December 19 The exhibition embodied open 11-18 Tuesday, December 20 The exhibition embodied open 11-18 17:00 Display in Swedish Wednesday, December 21 The exhibition embodied open 11-18 Thursday,...

    • Posted December 15, 2016
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  • New acquisitions: Five paintings by Christoffer

    National Museum has expanded its collection of Danish art with no less than five works of Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg. Each of them represents different sides of Eckersberg artistry. From his student years in Paris through artistic rebirth...

    • Posted November 16, 2016
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