Projekter

Aktuelt

16.6.2016 by
Real Snow White, 2009. Pilvi Takala

Finnish performance artist Pilvi Takala to exhibit at Kunsthal Aarhus

In 2009 a Disney fan arrives at the gates of Disneyland in Paris dressed up as her favourite Disney character, Snow White. To her surprise she is denied access to the theme park due to her Disney costume. The year before, this same woman caused confusion among the staff at the professional services firm, Deloitte, in […]

3.6.2016 by
Esben Smed and Sicilia Gadborg Høeg 2015. Photo: Erika Svensson

June is all drama – The Festival of European Contemporary Playwrights is back

The Festival of European Contemporary Playwrights is back and bigger than before! Collaborating with festival New Nordic Drama, the festival of European Contemporary Playwrights presents an astonishing number of 12 readings of newly written plays from the Nordic and selected European countries. The plays will be presented by professional actors. This year’s festival, which takes place from the […]

25.4.2016 by
IMG_20160419_123154

Are you ready for SPOT Festival?

SPOT Festival is almost here and it’s time to have a look at what the festival is offering this year. SPOT Festival is one of the biggest showcase festivals for up-and-coming talents in the Nordic countries. The festival takes place annually at different concert venues around the city of Aarhus and includes bands from all […]

12.4.2016 by
Photo: Aros

Jani Leinonen: “Obedience is more dangerous than disobedience”

Jani Leinonen‘s exhibition finally opened at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum just before Easter. Many eager visitors, both local and international, showed up to join the opening celebrations. Even Ronald McDonald made an astonishing appearance. For many people in Denmark this exhibition will be the first encounter with artist Jani Leinonen and his political activist art. The exhibition presents a selection […]

blog

15.10.2014 by
Sini

5 questions for our newest colleague: Sini Pesonen

About a month ago the institute had the pleasure of welcoming a new member to our tiny staff: Sini! Sini is our new go-to person when it comes to communication (and lots of other stuff), but what really makes her tick? We asked her a few questions to get to know her better.

3.9.2014 by
Image courtesy CHART ART FAIR/Oscar Meyer

CHART Art Fair 2014 i bilder – Som om du själv varit där!

6200 besökare, 27 gallerier, 16 öppna timmar, 3 dagar. Siffrorna får stå för min verbala sammanfattning av den sista helgen i augusti, när Kunsthal Charlottenborg öppnade sina dörrar för den andra uppsättningen av vad som kallas den Nya Konstmässan.