Exhibitions at Scandinavia House - The Nordic Center in America
Contemporary Art from Åland, Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden
Nordic Impressions: Contemporary Art from Åland, Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden opens at Scandinavia House on Saturday, February 23. This new exhibition brings together a wide array of artistic expressions—paintings, drawings, photographs, installations, films, and videos—that reflect the rich diversity and global character of Nordic art.
Curated by Phillips Collection Chief Curator and Deputy Director for Academic Affairs Klaus Ottmann, the exhibiti… more
The Experimental Self: Edvard Munch’s Photography, opening November 21, 2017 at Scandinavia House: The Nordic Center in America, brings the photographic work of the master painter to NYC for its first showing in the U.S.
Internationally celebrated for his paintings, prints, and watercolors, Norwegian artist Edvard Munch (1863–1944) also took photographs. This exhibition of photographs, films, and a small selection of prints by Edvard Munch emphasizes the artist’s experimentali… more
Another North: Landscape Reimagined will feature the work of contemporary Nordic artists that use landscape to limn the boundary between the known and the unknown, reimagining it as a multivalent space at once familiar and otherworldly, visible and invisible. Comprising photographic and video works, the exhibition will explore landscape as a place of complication, rather than revelation, and investigate channels into new ways of seeing. The exhibition will include works by artists Eija-Liisa Ah… more
Contemporary Nordic Photography
Contemporary Photography from the Helsinki School
92 images by 27 artists
EXHIBITION PRESENTS THRIVING PHOTOGRAPHY SCENE IN DENMARK
This exhibition provides a glimpse of the rich diversity of subjects, styles, and techniques explored by photographers in Denmark today. Comprising 92 images by 27 artists demonstrating the depth and vitality of Denmark's thriving contemporary photography scene, it includes influential pioneers in the relatively short history of Danish photography as well as representatives of the new generation. Rather than seeking to define a "Danish… more