An exhibition highlighting the pioneering work of film-maker Stanley Kubrik is hosted at the art association Gl Strand in central Copenhagen. Tue-Sun 11:00-17:00, Wed 11:00-20:00. Gl Strand 48. Info here.
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.
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
10 October 2017 – 25 February 2018
Located just north of Copenhagen, the museum hosts an exhibition featuring prominent younger artists. Video works, sculptures, installations. 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.
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.
The Water – Cisternerne
Exhibition by Japanese architect Hiroshi Sambuichi Until 2 February 2018
The underground Cisterns across from the city’s zoo offer the chance to experience art installations by Japanese architect Hiroshi Sambuichi. Opening hours: Tue-Sun 11:00-15:00. Info here.
The Black Diamond
Blind Spots – Images of the Danish West Indies colony Until 3 February 2018
To mark the centenary of the sale of the Danish West Indies (US Virgin Islands), the Royal Library hosts a major exhibition focusing on images and postcards in Danish archives and collections. Opening hours: Mon-Fri 10:00-19:00, Sat 10:00-18:00. Info here.
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
Pharaoh. The Face of Power Until 25 February 2018
In an impressive exhibition offering a glimpse into the power structures, religious life and every-day culture of Ancient Egypt when the Pharaohs reigned. Tue-Sun 11:00-18:00, Thu 11:00-22:00. Info here.