in the 1920s &
India today

Open today 11.00 - 22.00
Tuesday - Friday 11.00 - 22.00
Saturday - Sunday 11.00 - 18.00
Monday Closed

Take a sweeping journey through the 1920s Germany in the exhibitions The Cold Gaze and August Sander. Follow in the footsteps of photographer Gauri Gill and her touching and powerful registration of daily life among minorities on the margins of modern India. And meet Richard Prince, a central figure of the US Pictures Generation. Open late Tuesday-Friday until 22:00.

Kusama’s gleaming lights

Experience one of the most beloved pieces in the museum collection, Yayoi Kusama’s large-scale installation Gleaming Lights of the Souls currently on show in the museum’s South Wing.

For more information on the installation

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Louisiana Channel is a non-profit website that provides culture to the Internet, extending beyond the museum’s own events. The Louisiana team produces videos about art and culture on an ongoing basis. New videos are posted at the site every week.

Videos on the arts, featuring the artists.

“Abstract, confused, uncertain.”
Meet American painter Julie Mehretu who, in her recent series of Metoikos paintings, tries to reflect the state of our contemporary world.


Nine signature works outside

In the series 'A Walk in the Park', which was shot in the spring of 2020, the museum's director Poul Erik Tøjner guides us to a number of the park's signature works.

The nine short films in the series range from the pop artist Roy Lichtenstein's yellow brushstrokes over Henry Heerup's granite figures to Alicja Kwade's stone globes and Alexander Calder's three masterpieces in front of the café.