The city’s new temporary exhibition space is located in a disused paper storage facility next to Copenhagen Street Food market. The art space highlights international artists and large-scale installation art. Included in the inaugural program are video works by Ragnar Kjartansson. Mon-Sat 11:00-21:00, Sun 11:00-20:00. Admission. Trangravsvej 10-12. Walk across the bridge from Nyhavn Canal. Info here.
Ordrupgaard Museum Camille Pissaro. A Meeting on Saint Thomas
10 March – 2 July
The exhibition at Ordrupgaard Museum highlights works by Claude Pissarro from the former Danish West Indies. The museum is located 40 min by train from central Copenhagen. Take S-train line A towards Hillerød Station and alight at Lyngby Station. Take bus 388 towards Tårbæk Havn and alight at Vilvordevej. Walk 350m. Tue 13-17, Wed 13-21, Thu 13-17, Fri 13-17, Sat-Sun + national holidays 11-17. Admission. Info here.
Note! The museum also features a new Art Playground in the gardens of the museum with works by Olafur Eliasson, Doug & Mike Starn and Terunobu Fujimori et. al.
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art William Kentridge
Until 18 June 2017
Located just north of Copenhagen, the museum hosts Scandinavia’s first exhibition of multi-media South African artist William Kentrdige. Opening hours: Tue-Fri 11:00-22:00, Sat-Sun 11:00-18:00. National holidays 11:00-18:00. Mondays closed. Take a regional train to Humlebæk and change to bus 388. Admission. Info here.
Gosh it’s Alive – ARKEN Museum of Modern Art
Until 6 August 2017
The beachside contemporary museum just south of Copenhagen shines its spotlight on hyperrealist art in an exhibition about sci-fi and cloning. Opening hours: Tue-Sun 10:00-17:00, Wed 10:00-21:00. Take S-train (Route E in the direction of Køge or Route A in the direction of Solrød Strand) and alight at Ishøj Station and take bus 128 to the museum – or bring a bike on the train. Admission. Info here.
National Gallery What Lies Unspoken
Until January 2018
The Danish National Gallery presents an exhibition that delves into the untold stories of Denmark’s colonial rule in the West Indies. Tue-Sun 11:00-17:00, Wed 11:00-20:00. Mon closed. Admission. Located a short walk from Nørreport Station. Info here.