Sculpture

Sculpture, shape of an eye, placed in the river
Kistefos EA Giuseppe Penone Identity19983

Identity by Giuseppe Penone. Photo: Einar Aslaksen.

Path to silence

'Path to Silence' is a major site-specific installation formed like a maze by Jeppe Hein. Photo: Kistefos.

Kistefos EA Nico Wideberg Tid 0009

Time by Nico Widerberg was unveiled in 1995. Photo: Einar Aslaksen.

Sculptor park of international standing

The scenic Kistefos Sculpture Park has an impressive collection of works by internationally renowned contemporary artists including Yayoi Kusama, Tony Cragg, Anish Kapoor, Olafur Eliasson, Fernando Bottero and Elmgreen & Dragset.

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Kistefos Museet EA Yayoi Kusama 0001 164

Yayoi Kusama, 'Shine of Life', 2019 (detail), Kistefos, © YAYOI KUSAMA, Courtesy Ota Fine Arts, Tokyo/Singapore/Shanghai and Victoria Miro, London/Venice. © YAYOI KUSAMA, Photo: Einar Aslaksen

Shine-of-Life-Yayoi-Kusama

Yayoi Kusama, Shine of Life, 2019. Kistefos. © YAYOI KUSAMA. Courtesy Ota Fine Arts, Tokyo/Singapore/Shanghai and Victoria Miro, London/Venice. © YAYOI KUSAMA. Photo: Einar Aslaksen

New sculpture by Yayoi Kusama

Official unveiling of the sculpture “Shine of Life” by Yayoi Kusama at the opening of the park in May.

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K Istefos EA A Kassen River Man 0033

Detail from River Man by A Kassen. Photo: Einar Aslaksen.

Tony Cragg I`m Alive

I´m Alive is one of four sculptures by Tony Cragg. This one was unveiled in 2004. Photo: Frederic Boudin.

Artists and sculptures

Our sculptures range from the monumental to the unobtrusive, the profound to the playful. Several of the sculptures are made specifically for Kistefos and are inspired by area, nature and history of Kistefos.

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Map over the sculpture park

Navigate in the map to find the sculptures