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For those who like large, well-planned houses, outdoor activities and a safe and well-organised life style, Copenhagen is the place to live.Accommodation is cheaper in Copenhagen than in many other European capitals. Houses and apartments are spacious and well equipped. However, the rental market is...

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Ugo Rondinone: Vocabulary of Silence

16 Dec-30 Dec. ARKEN presents a year-long installation by Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone. The colourful "dreamscape" features 45 hyperrealistic clown figures, all of whom are in various stages of sleep...
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MY MUSIC

7 Oct-25 March. ARKEN presents a "sensory explosion" of music videos, video art, sculptures, paintings and installations. The 22 works on display are designed to raise questions about the interplay...
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Rineke Dijkstra: The One and The Many

21 Sept-30 Dec. The Lousiana dedicates a show to the work of Rineke Dijkstra, one of the most prominent contemporary artists working within the genre of photography and video portraiture. Based in...
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Kusama Installation at Louisiana

1 Aug-23 Oct. The Lousiana showcases Gleaming Lights of the Souls by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, one of the most popular pieces of its permanent collection. Dating from 2008, the 4-sqm installation...
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Landscape Still Life Portrait

8 July-3 Sept. The Louisiana highlights three classical genres of art history: landscape, still life and portraits. Showing selected works from its permanent collection, the Louisiana's summer exhibi...
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Marina Abramović: The Cleaner

17 June-22 Oct. The Louisiana presents the first major retrospective in Europe dedicated to the work of pioneering body and performance artist Marina Abramović who is known for her physically and ment...
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Light in Darkness

11 Feb-30 Aug. ARKEN presents an exhibition of light sculptures that shimmer, flash and light up unexpectedly in the dark. Described as a sensual experience, the show comprises spatial sculptural...
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NATURE (RE)TURNS

3 June-17 Sept. ARKEN’s outdoor summer exhibition involves a series of site-specific artworks based on the landscape surrounding the museum, by Danish artists Nanna Debois Buhl and Tue Greenfort....
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Alphonse Mucha

3 Feb-3 June. Retrospective dedicated to the career of Czech artist Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939), best known for his Art Nouveau decorative depictions of women. On display is a large selection of Muc...
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Gosh! Is it alive?

4 Feb-6 Aug. ARKEN presents an exhibition of hyperrealist sculptures that promise to leave visitors unsure about what is real and what isn't. Exhibition organisers say that the works, by 31 intern...
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Louise Bourgeois: Structures of Existence: The Cells

13 Oct-26 Feb. The Louisiana hosts an exhibition by Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010), the French-American artist best known for her large-scale sculpture and installation art. The exhibition focuses o...
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Daniel Richter: Lonely Old Slogans

8 Sept-8 Jan. The Louisiana offers a "mid-career retrospective" to Daniel Richter who is regarded as a leading member of the 1960's generation of artists. Born in 1962, the German artist came to p...
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Martin Bigum: The Great Divide

3 Sept-15 Jan. ARKEN presents an exhibition by Danish visual artist Martin Bigum who describes his latest body of work as an examination of the "art that was to be found – and not found – south of Cop...
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Ed Atkins: Safe Conduct

17 March-4 Sept. Exhibition of video work by cutting-edge British artist Ed Atkins who asks: "What happens when we unquestioningly subject to airport security regulations – or other, less overt protoc...
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Poul Gernes: I cannot do it alone—want to join in?

2 June-16 Oct. The Louisiana dedicates its summer show to the late Copenhagen artist Poul Gernes (1925-1996) whose legacy lives on in his large public works around his native city. Known for his e...
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Poul Gernes: I cannot do it alone—want to join in?

2 June-16 Oct. The Louisiana dedicates its summer show to the late Copenhagen artist Poul Gernes (1925-1996) whose legacy lives on in his large public works around his native city. Known for his e...
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Eye Attack: Op Art and Kinetic Art 1950-1970

4 Feb-5 June. Louisiana presents the first major presentation of Op Art and Kinetic Art in Scandinavia for more than 50 years. The two movements are interlinked: Op Art is centred around abstract...
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Abdoulaye Konaté

21 April-18 Sept. Abdoulaye Konaté is one of the most important figures in African contemporary art and the Malian artist's work has been exhibited in major art institutions around the world. Born in...
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Illumination: New contemporary art at Louisiana

1 March-11 Sept. Almost 100 international contemporary works acquired by the Louisiana over the past three years, including painting, photography, sculpture and installation. The exhibition is exc...
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Mindcraft 15

18 Sept-31 Jan. Designmuseum Danmark demonstrates the links between initial concepts and finished products within the realm of Danish design and traditional craftsmanship. Curated by Danish-Italia...