12 January - 28 April 2019

Fighting and Playing – Bertamaria Reetz

Painting, graphics, drawing and sculpture are primarily media to German visual artist Bertamaria Reetz. The exhibition at Art Centre Silkeborg Bad is entitled Kämpfen und Spielen - Fighting and Playing. It is the first solo presentation in Denmark for the 65-year old artist. Her work is generally centered around human existence. Read more   

19 January 2019 – 22 April 2019


With the coming exhibition, our focus is to communicate how there is a special focus on art from several Asian countries: China, Mongolia, North Korea and South Korea in Jens Olesen's art collection.
There are 60 selected works - mainly painting, but also some sculptures, which are now displayed. With his kind and big lending, Jens Olesen generously shares the love of art that has followed him throughout his life. Read more

4 May - 15 September 2019

The Road to Moscow

Textile translations by Anne Mette Larsen
The award-winning Danish weaver Anne Mette Larsen (born 1961) is now ready to show the third and final part of the course Auf der anderen Seite, which she in 2007 and 2012 respectively presented the first two parts of. Inspiration from the architecture of the concrete buildings and silent colors, first from Ukraine and now from Russia, are processed and translated into the image weaving structures and patterns. Her work represents both a truly unique global view, rare in Danish craftsmanship, and the introverted process of creating completely from the bottom - even when this involves a cycling tour of thousands of kilometers! Read more

11 May – 29 September 2019

Summerland architecture - the dream of the good life

The exhibition and the accompanying book, "Summerland Architecture - The Dream of the Good Life", is about ideas about the good life, as expressed in the summer homes of different times and communities. The examples cover the period from the beginning of the 19th century until today's primitive shelters in nature. Read more

25 May – 25 August 2019

Everything represents. Nothing is

The great Swedish film director Ingmar Bergman, who has made great impression on many with his enigmatic films, has also impressed other artists. Here are examples of Bergman's own films and selected installations of contemporary artists who have received inspiration from him, such as Swedish Ylva Snöfrid. Shown in cooperation with lending institutions, The Ingmar Bergman Foundation, Gävle Konstcentrum in Sweden, and Fotografisk Center in Copenhagen. Read more

14 - 27 October 2019

Conversation - S.E.S. 2019

Artists this year create Sculpture Experiment Silkeborg together with citizens of different age groups. Theme is: Conversation. The audience meets the project at several addresses in the public space in Silkeborg. 14 –18 October: Workshops. 19 -27 October: Audience period. Arranged in collaboration with Silkeborg Højskole (Folk High School) and Dansk Billedhuggeramfund (Sculptor Society). Read more