Press Releases

A journey into Anna-Eva Bergman’s graphic universe

Nov 04, 2015 06:56 GMT Nasjonalmuseet - Norway The Fondation Hartung Bergman in Antibes has donated 154 of Anna-Eva Bergman’s graphic works to the National Museum. This exceptional gift has prompted the “Anna-Eva Bergman. Graphic Universe” exhibition that is set to open to the general public on 13 November at the Museum of Contemporary Art.

The End of the World in Bury – don’t miss it!

Nov 03, 2015 13:12 GMT Bury Council Thousands of people have already witnessed the end of the world at Bury Art Museum – and there’s still time to see it!

Major Showing of Woodcuts at the National Museum from Albrecht Dürer to Edvard Munch

Nov 02, 2015 08:02 GMT Nasjonalmuseet - Norway The “Impressions: Five Centuries of Woodcuts” exhibition, set to open on 6 November at the National Gallery, will showcase a wide array of Norwegian and international woodcuts. We welcome you to attend an advance press showing on Wednesday, 4 November, 11:00, at the National Gallery.Exquisitely executed Japanese colour woodcuts from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries will also be shown. .

"21st century grandson of Van Gogh". Istanbul embraces Marcel Schreur.

Oct 27, 2015 13:07 GMT Marcel Schreur Marcel Schreur, the original Dutch artist, just came back from a 6 day solo exhibition in Tuzla, Istanbul. The artist was warmly embraced by the local public, artist community, intelligentsia and children alike. Hailed as the 21st century Grandson of Van Gogh. The cross cultural and cross denominationalart show, "Life is Beautiful. Always", was well received in this vibrant metropolis.

Global Forum on Migration and development this week in Istanbul. Marcel Schreur to inspire world leaders through art.

Oct 13, 2015 22:30 BST Marcel Schreur Around 150 countries will gather from 12 to 16 October 2015 in Istanbul for the 8th Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) Summit Meeting taking place under the Chairmanship of Turkey.The Turkish GFMD Summit comes amidst heightened global attention on migrants’ plight.Marcel Schreur,amongst other artist migrants,is hoping to inspire world leaders through an art exhibition at this venue.

Oct 12, 2015 10:55 BST ONGallery A new art platform, chaired by renowned creative director Sir John Hegarty, set to revolutionise the way in which people buy limited edition art has reached a major milestone having achieved almost 50% of their CrowdCube campaign within days of launch.

The Big Draw at Bury Art Museum

Sep 30, 2015 12:23 BST Bury Council Families will have to be quick on the draw at a packed day of activities at Bury Art Museum on Saturday (3 Oct).

Spectacular strips: comics in architecture, architecture in comics

Sep 30, 2015 08:02 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway Colourful fantasy worlds full of speech bubbles and motion lines. Buildings with human characteristics, and invisible architecture. “Architecture in Comic-Strip Form”, the new autumn exhibition at the National Museum – Architecture, examines the relationship between the medium of the comic strip and architecture to reveal an aspect of the architectural discipline that few people are aware of.

Oslo: Fiona Tan. Geography of Time

Sep 14, 2015 07:04 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway ​870 private photographs from Sydney, Tokyo and London, ten pairs of twins on Gotland, and a portrait of Rembrandt’s illegitimate daughter. Using photography and video, Fiona Tan explores the nature of memory and identity.

Oslo: The National Museum’s autumn programme: Fiona Tan, Anna-Eva Bergman, comic strips, and much more

Sep 07, 2015 12:30 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway ​This autumn the National Museum is offering five new exhibitions in Oslo. The selection ranges from the internationally renowned artist Fiona Tan and comic strips to five centuries of woodcuts.