WERNER ZELLIEN – UTØYA // 19 June–29 September 2019
Lillehammer Art Museum presents fine art photographer Werner Zellien’s photographic frieze Utøya in the museum’s project room during the summer of 2019.
TO ENCLOSE ONESELF – In Sigrid Undset’s house there are many rooms // 20 May – 27 October 2019
One hundred years ago, in 1919, Nobel prize-winner Sigrid Undset relocated to, Bjerkebæk, a house in the town of Lillehammer. The exhibition "To Enclose Oneself" at Lillehammer Art Museum opens 20th May 2019.
MARIANNE HURUM // 16 February – 2 June 2019
In the spring of 2019 Lillehammer Art Museum is presenting an exhibition of works by artist Marianne Hurum (b. 1978). The exhibition will be created specifically for the main hall of the museum.
A SQUARE ON A SPHERE | Marte Johnslien // 20 October 2018 – 24 February 2019
Marte Johnslien (1977) exhibits at Lillehammer Art Museum. Through a diversity of artistic methods Johnslien explores aspects of science, religion, politics and history, offering a different view of the world. The exhibition at Lillehammer Art Museum is about contexst - about our connection to materials, history and nature.
THE PARISIANS. Jean Heiberg, Henrik Sørensen, Per Krohg, Axel Revold // 26 May – 30 September 2018
In the summer of 2018 Lillehammer Art Museum will mount a major exhibition featuring the “Parisians”: Jean Heiberg, Henrik Sørensen, Per Krohg[...]
OPEN AIR. Kitty L. Kielland // 18 November 2017 – 29 April 2018
Stavanger Art Museum / MUST: 16 June–26 October 2017 Lillehammer Art Museum: 18 November 2017–29 April 2018 Haugar Vestfold Kunstmuseum: 26[...]
LIV BLÅVARP: Jewelry // 17 June – 29 october 2017
Liv Blåvarp (b. 1956) creates jewellery made of wood.
IN THE LIGHT OF ITALY: A Danish-Norwegian artistic community, 1879-1886 // 4 March – 4 June, 2017
The exhibition “IN THE LIGHT OF ITALY: A Danish-Norwegian Artist Community 1879-1886” tells the story of a group of Danish and Norwegian artists who pursued their dream of Italy in two small towns near the Abruzzo Mountains, south-east of Rome.
JAKOB WEIDEMANN and the breakthrough of post-war modernism in Norway // 30 january – 31 december 2017
Works from the Museum’s collection
HEDEVIG ANKER // 29 October 2016 – 18 February 2017
Hedevig Anker is known for her poetic analogue photographs of abandoned, empty rooms. Her work, which abstracts the subject while bringing out the memories and associations inherent in a building, has gained a further dimension in her new series, based on the Norwegian writer and Nobel Prize-winner Sigrid Undset’s home, Bjerkebæk.
PERMANENT COLLECTION // Lillehammer Art Museum
The museum´s permanent collection comprises Norwegian visual art from the 1800s up until today. It is considered one of the country´s most important art museums with particularly important and representative works from the years 1820 – 1930.
ISOTHERME. Olav Christopher Jenssen in Engebretsens Collection // 18 June – 9 October 2016
Olav Christopher Jenssen (b. 1954) lives and works in Berlin, and is Professor of Painting at the Braunschweig University of Art. Svein-Erik and Anne-Lise Engebretsen have been collecting Jenssen’s art for 40 years. Their collection comprises works from 1977 until today.
LILLEHAMMER. GATHERING POINT FOR ARTISTS // Summer 2016
Sommeren 2016 viser museet et utvalg av Lillehammermalere; Frederik Collett, Thorvald Erichsen, Lars Jorde, Kristen Holbø m.fl.
HIGHLIGHTS from our collection // summer 2016
Our collection consisting of approx. 1500 works by Norwegian artists dating from the 1800s and until today.
SLOW PICTURES – Contemporary photography // 26 may – 11 september 2016
In recent years we have seen steadily increasing interest in handcraft, tradition, and the material qualities of objects, a pattern that has included art photography.
DIALOG 1961. Arnold Haukeland og Jakob Weidemann // 31 January – 8 May 2016
Jakob Weidemann made his breakthrough with a series of paintings of the forest floor, which were shown in the 1961 exhibition at the art gallery Kunstnernes Hus.
HANNE BORCHGREVINK. En vegg. A Wall. A Surface. A Colour // 31 January – 29 May 2016
Hanne Borchgrevink (1951) skiller seg ut i den norske kunsthistorien ved sitt rendyrkede, og gjentagende formspråk med husformen som motivisk gjennomgangstema.
FACETS. JAKOB WEIDEMANN RETROSPECTIVE // 30 January 2016 – 29 January 2017
In connection with the opening of a new extension, which has been partly financed by an endowment from Anne Weidemann, Lillehammer Art Museum presents Facets, an exhibition in two parts based on works by Jakob Weidemann (1923–2001).