Gold and Magic

Download high-resolution press photos for media coverage of the exhibition

Press photos

Marc Quinn, Siren, 2008. Privat collection, Verona, Italy. Photo: David Stjernholm

Marc Quinn, Siren, 2008. Privat collection, Verona, Italy. Photo: David Stjernholm

Download press photo

Two golden rings from Himlingøje. The grave of the woman of Himlingøje, c. 250 CE. National Museum of Denmark. Photo: John Lee

Two golden rings from Himlingøje. The grave of the woman of Himlingøje, c. 250 CE. National Museum of Denmark. Photo: John Lee

Download press photo

Grayson Perry, Prehistoric Gold Pubic Alan Dogu, 2007 © Grayson Perry. Courtesy the artist and Victoria Miro

Grayson Perry, Prehistoric Gold Pubic Alan Dogu, 2007 © Grayson Perry. Courtesy the artist and Victoria Miro

Download press photo

Lorna Simpson, Momentum, 2011 © Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth

Lorna Simpson, Momentum, 2011 © Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth

Download press photo

The Sun Chariot, c. 1400 BCE. National Museum of Denmark. Photo: Roberto Fortuna og Kira Ursem. The Sun Chariot is exhibited at ARKEN as a museum copy

The Sun Chariot, c. 1400 BCE. National Museum of Denmark. Photo: Roberto Fortuna og Kira Ursem. The Sun Chariot is exhibited at ARKEN as a museum copy

Download press photo

Golden bonnet from Blovstrød, ca. 1836. Nationalmuseet. Photo: Mette Humle Jørgensen

Golden bonnet from Blovstrød, ca. 1836. The National Museum of Denmark. Photo: Mette Humle Jørgensen

Download press photo

Sylvie Fleury, Serie ELA 75K (Won't Smudge Off), 2000. © Sylvie Fleury. Photo: David Stjernholm

Sylvie Fleury, Serie ELA 75K (Won’t Smudge Off), 2000. © Sylvie Fleury. Photo: David Stjernholm

Download press photo

Ai Weiwei, Circle of Animals - Zodiac Heads (detail), 2010. ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, long term loan from the Frahm Collection. Photo: Torben Petersen

Ai Weiwei, Circle of Animals – Zodiac Heads (detail), 2010. ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, long term loan from the Frahm Collection. Photo: Torben Petersen

Download press photo

Pendant from the Tairona culture in Colombia, 1300-1500, The National Museum of Denmark. Photo: Kit Weiss

Pendant from the Tairona culture in Colombia, 1300-1500, The National Museum of Denmark. Photo: Kit Weiss

Download press photo

 

Thomas J Price, Untitled (Icon 1), 2017. Courtesy the artist

Thomas J Price, Untitled (Icon 1), 2017. Courtesy the artist

Download press photo

Gold coin from the Danish West Indies with Chr. 9. 's portrait, 1904. Nationalmuseet. Photo Lennart Larsen

Gold coin from the Danish West Indies with Chr. 9. ‘s portrait, 1904. The National Museum of Denmark. Photo: Lennart Larsen

Download press photo

Gold statuette from Slipshavn, 500 BC – 1050 AD. The National Museum of Denmark. Photo: Roberto Fortuna og Kira Ursem

Gold statuette from Slipshavn, 500 BC – 1050 AD. The National Museum of Denmark. Photo: Roberto Fortuna og Kira Ursem

Download press photo

Ugo Rondinone, the sun at 12 am, 2019, Studio Rondinone. Photo: Courtesy Studio Rondinone og kamel mennour, Paris - London

Ugo Rondinone, the sun at 12 am, 2019, Studio Rondinone. Photo: Courtesy Studio Rondinone og kamel mennour, Paris – London

Download press photo

Damien Hirst, The Severed Head of Medusa, 2013. © Damien Hirst and Science Ltd. All rights reserved, DACS - VISDA 2021

Damien Hirst, The Severed Head of Medusa, 2013. © Damien Hirst and Science Ltd. All rights reserved, DACS – VISDA 2021

Download press photo

Press release

“ARKEN presents the special exhibition Gold and Magic in which golden treasures from The National Museum of Denmark enter into dialogue with works by some of the greatest contemporary artists. The exhibition takes visitors on a journey through many millennia to explore the power of gold and magic.”

Download press release

 

Guidelines

ARKEN’s press photos should only be used in connection with media coverage of ARKEN and the museum’s exhibitions. The complete caption and credit line must accompany each photo when published. Please contact us for further information and illustrations.

If you wish to visit ARKEN in connection with media coverage of the museum, please present a valid press pass to the ticket staff at the museum entrance or contact us in advance. Filming and photographing inside the museum requires permission in advance.

SEE MORE