Kistefos reopens with new exhibitions in The Twist Gallery, Nybruket Gallery and the Industrial Museum on 23 May 2021.
No One Is An Island
05. June – 17. October 2021 kl. 10.00–17.00
Curated with works from the Christen Sveaas Collection, together with several external loans, this years’ exhibition in Nybruket explores themes of community, collectivity, socio-cultural observations…
23. May – 17. October 2021 kl. 10.00–17.00
Liquid Life is a group exhibition presenting the works of seven international visual artists and a collaborative sound piece.
Flowers in the Attic
21. June – 13. December 2020
The exhibition Flowers in the Attic by the Swedish artist duo Nathalie Djurberg and Hans Berg is shown in Nybruket Gallery.
24. May – 13. December 2020
For the first time, a sizable selection of works from the Christen Sveaas Art Foundation will be shown in a Norwegian museum. The exhibition Come Out! will be showing in The Twist from 24th May to 11t…
Hodgkin and Creed - Inside Out
18. September – 17. November 2019
This exhibition pairs Howard Hodgkin (1932-2017) with Martin Creed (b.1968). It celebrates their conviction that art offers a framework through which we can express andcome to terms with our complex e…
TEMPO TEMPO TEMPO
26. May – 17. November 2019
The group exhibition TEMPO TEMPO TEMPO focuses on eight contemporary artists based in Norway: Ragna Bley, Marthe Ramm Fortun, Ane Graff, Yngve Holen, Sandra Mujinga, Urd J. Pedersen, Eirik Sæther, and…
Wilhelm Sasnal: ENGINE
27. May – 01. October 2018
In 2018 the Kistefos museum presented a large-scale solo exhibition ENGINE by the Polish painter, draughtsman, and filmmaker Wilhelm Sasnal (b. 1972, based in Krakow). Part of a new wave of young posi…
Louise Bourgeois - Human Nature: Doing, Undoing and Redoing
21. May – 08. October 2017
Louise Bourgeois is one of the 20th century’s most notable and influential artist. The exhibition gave an exceptional insight into her lifelong examination of fundamental human conditions, which most …
Jeppe Hein - Reflection
22. May – 09. October 2016
In 2016, Kistefos presented the exhibition Reflection by the Danish artist Jeppe Hein (b. 1974). Hein lives and works in Berlin and has exhibited at numerous museums worldwide. Today, he enjoys great …
The Icons of Rock - from Stones to Winehouse
22. May – 09. October 2015
The 2015 season's exhibition, "The Icons of Rock - from the Stones to Winehouse", presented 50 years of photographs from the rock world by photographers Bent Rej and Soren Solkær.
Marina Abramovic - Entering the Other Side
25. May – 12. October 2014
The exhibition in 2014, featured the world-famous artist Marina Abramović. The Art Hallshowcased the art icon Marina Abramović, who last year was named the second most important international artist b…