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Marie Nipper new Director of ARKEN

Marie Nipper new Director of ARKEN

Marie Nipper, most recently Director of the Copenhagen Contemporary art centre, will take up the position as new Director at the art museum in Ishøj on 1 August. She becomes only the third person to hold the post.

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FROM THE EARTH

FROM THE EARTH

Experience ARKEN's outdoor summer exhibition, where the two artists Silas Inoue and Nina Nowak invite us to reflect on nature's resources, extraction, and valuation.

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New major work in the ARKEN collection

New major work in the ARKEN collection

Love Story by South African artist Candice Breitz can now be experienced at the museum.

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ARKEN ART PRIZE GOES TO FOS

ARKEN ART PRIZE GOES TO FOS

Read more about this year's winner and see who were awarded with the ARKEN TRAVEL GRANTS.

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THE DANISH GIRL AT ARKEN

THE DANISH GIRL AT ARKEN

See the blockbuster movie The Danish Girl in ARKEN's film hall.

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ARKEN ART PRIZE GOES TO CYPRIEN GAILLARD

Read more about this year's winner and see who were awarded with the ARKEN TRAVEL GRANTS.

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The latest research: THE MODEL

The Model from the perspective of the curator, the art historian and the play researcher.

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Ai Weiwei closed temporarily

Ai Weiwei closed temporarily

Due to change in exhibitions the Ai Weiwei room is closed until Wednesday October 21.

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This year’s winners of the ARKEN Prize and Travel Grants have been revealed

This year’s recipient of the ARKEN Prize of DKK 100,000 was Danh Vo, while the two travel grants of DKK 50,000 went to Gudrun Hasle and Karoline H Larsen

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ARKEN gets a new landmark

ARKEN gets a new landmark

A new landmark is now the visitors’ first encounter with art when they arrive at ARKEN.

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New installation in ARKEN's collection

New installation in ARKEN's collection

ARKEN has acquired Palle Nielsen's pioneer work The Model for the collection.

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