January 6 - April 2, 2018
It is the fifth time that the International Triennal ARTAPESTRY shows a very updated selection of what is happening in today's weaving. Textile artists work very widely in these years and experiment with the many visual expressions that lie in the art, both in terms of subjects and themes. Some work with almost photographic representations, while others explore and paraphrase folkloristic motives, and others work abstractly with the material and colors. Read more
January 6 - April 15, 2018
MELLEM RUM (Gap)
Professional artists in the Silkeborg area focus in the west wing on space and space understanding with a joint exhibition of newly created works. Participants: Klaus Becker, Preben Frederiksen, Steen A. Hovmand, Lisbeth Poulsen, Nurith Miryam Lumer-Klabbers, Jette Bækgaard, Rigmor Behind Frederiksen, Marianne Fossgreen, Mette Mailund Strong, Inge Lis Jørgensen and Karin Grünberger. Read more
January 13 - April 2, 2018
The color first : JAN SIVERTSEN - painting
Jan Sivertsen (1951) attended The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts 1977-82 at the professors Sven Dalsgaard, Albert Mertz and Robert Jacobsen. His formative language is based on an abstract expressionism with almost diffuse figurative elements. With almost scientific precision, he works towards a totally distinctive expression with a strikingly color scheme. He lives and works in Paris. He was previously affiliated with Børge Birch's famous gallery, and has had many exhibitions in Denmark and abroad. Organized in collaboration with Sophienholm.
April 7 - August 19, 2018
TrykSammensurium (Print Hotchpotch)
Through a special work process and internal criticism, artists create interesting joint works that add something to what they can each. It is also a cultural meeting between Danish and Norwegian artists who, after many years of approaches, have formed the MIMWAJ group after the letters in their first names: Marit Tingnes, Inghild Sleire, Merete Hol Tefre, Wencke Weifring, Anette Holdensen and Jeanie Jensen.
April 14 - August 19, 2018
Playful Dialogue Over Time
A visual and international meeting between two generations with Chinese Qi Baishi and Danish J.F. Willumsen as the older artists that a contemporary artist generation is in dialogue with. The focus is on works on paper, partly to be a place in life where you are both mature and experienced, and still have a living curiosity. Meet Tong Wang (China / Sweden), Helgi Thorgil Fridjónsson (Iceland), Holger Bunk (Germany / Holland) and Lars Ravn (Denmark / China). The exhibition is displayed in several countries.
April 27 - August 26, 2018
GORDON FAZAKERLEY: The Södergran series
Fazakerley was painter and poet, literary lover and poetry fan. English to the bone, but voluntarily exiled in Denmark most of his life. Born near Liverpool in 1937 and died in Copenhagen 2011.
In the last 5-6 years of his life, Fazakerley painted a series of more than 30 major cavases inspired by the Finnland/Swedish poet Edith Södergren's poems and her short, dramatic life.
The exhibition also places Gordon Fazakerley in contexts like Drakabygget and the Scandinavian part of the Situationism, which he was early a part of.
September 1 - December 9, 2018
Beyond the Body
A number of younger artists from Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and Brazil put work and installations in focus on death, where they study in a variety of ways what is so difficult to understand. Curator: Anne Berk, Amsterdam.
September 15 - December 16, 2018
Sergei Sviatchenko (1952), who for instance acquires inspiration in modernism, constructivism and surrealism, has, if any in Denmark in recent times, worked with the collage. In this exhibition in the graphics section there is a particular focus on interpretation of local landscapes.