2018 DONATION OF WORK OF ART

The overlooked gains eternal life in Esbjerg

Tina Maria Nielsen Esbjerg Kunstmuseum

With support from the New Carlsberg Foundation, Esbjerg Art Museum has acquired a five-part ensemble by the sculptor Tina Maria Nielsen. Together, the five elements incorporate a range of ideas and themes that have occupied a principal role in Nielsen’s extensive conceptual practice.

2018 donation of work of art

Golden Age gem for SMK

Martinus Rørbye en

Parti af torvet i Amalfi (View of the square in Amalfi) is a quintessential Danish Golden Age architecture painting. It affirms Rørbye’s position during the period as a great analytical talent and an artist with a bold choice of images. With support form the New Carlsberg Foundation SMK, the national gallery of Denmark, now adds the important Rørbye painting to its Danish Golden Age collection.

2018 DECORATIVE PROJECT

The arch above K.B.

Viera Collaro Buen

When the reconstructed K.B. Hallen opens to the public, it is not only a contemporary architectural interpretation of the legendary multi-purpose venue. A luminous landmark has been added in the form of the light installation Buen (The Arc), created by the artist Viera Collaro.

2018 DONATION OF WORK OF ART

Marilyn Monroe in French

Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster. Cinema

The French artist Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster draws on film history, gender theory and pop culture in her aesthetic video installation Cinema (QM.15) from 2016. With support from the New Carlsberg Foundation ARoS has now acquired the work. It is included in ‘Far From Home’, a presentation of the museum’s own collection that opens on 30 November.

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