Artist Nairy Baghramian has created a work of art especially for the x-room at the Danish National Gallery, SMK, consisting of a large, milky, semi-transparent sculpture balancing precariously on tall, shiny legs. Tue-Sun 11:00-17:00, Wed 11:00-20:00. Mon closed. Admission. Located a short walk from Nørreport Station. Info here.
My Music – ARKEN Museum of Modern Art
7 October 2017 – 25 March 2018
The beachside contemporary museum just south of Copenhagen hosts an exhibition of clay modelling exploring our self-indulging pop culture. Among the artists featured in clay are Lady Gaga and Elton John. 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.
Touchstone and (until 22 April 2018) Extract Solo (until 11 March 2018)
The art association Gl Strand hosts two solo exhibitions this winter: “Touchstone” with images and text by Danish artist Jesper Christiansen, and “Extract Solo” by Palestinian artist Yazan Khalili, featuring video art and photography. Opening hours: Tue-Sun 11:00-17:00. Wed 11:00-20:00. Info here.
The Black Diamond - Abramović Method for Treasure
Until 21 March 2020
Serbian-born performance artist Marina Abramović has selected treasures from the library. Hand over your phone, take of your shoes and devote yourself to a sensuous experience. Opening hours: Mon-Fri 10:00-19:00, Sat 10:00-18:00. Info here.