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NEW BOOK Munch by Others

NEW BOOK   Munch by Others

Many of Edvard Munch’s iconic images have become universally understood cultural metaphors. The Scream is one of the most widely known works in the world, but is reproduced as much … Continue reading

Books and Catalogues

Books and Catalogues

List of books and catalogues for sale – related to ongoing and previous exhibitions Orders please contact +47 33 30 76 70 or haugar@vestfoldmuseene.no Shipping will be added to your … Continue reading

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AMNESIA

AMNESIA

AMNESIA is the poetic, Greek word for forgetfulness and loss of memory. Amnesia is a condition suffered first and foremost by those who damage or lose their memory. The causes … Continue reading

ERNST BARLACH AND KÄTE KOLLWITZ: BEYOND THE BORDERS OF EXISTENCE

ERNST BARLACH AND KÄTE KOLLWITZ:  BEYOND THE BORDERS OF EXISTENCE

Käthe Kollwitz (1867–1945) is one of the greatest female artists of the last century. Her bleak depictions of war victims and the living conditions of the poor have attained iconic … Continue reading

MUNCH BY OTHERS

MUNCH BY OTHERS

Haugar is celebrating the 150th anniversary of Edvard Munch’s birth with a presentation of works by artists who have been inspired by Munch’s work during the last 30 years. His … Continue reading

DAG ALVENG: SUMMERLIGHT

DAG ALVENG:  SUMMERLIGHT

Dag Alveng (b. 1953) is one of Norway’s most acclaimed artists. Like several other significant photographers of his generation, he was educated at Trent Polytechnic in England. In 1977 he … Continue reading

A STITCH IN TIME

A STITCH IN TIME

Haugar is pleased to present four artists who have all won acclaim for the way they incorporate textiles into their work. In often monumental installations the textile medium is woven … Continue reading

ROSE WYLIE: WOFF WOFF

ROSE WYLIE:  WOFF WOFF

Rose Wylie (b. 1934) is an acclaimed painter on the English art scene. She received her international breakthrough as recently as 2010, and has exhibited in New York, Washington, Miami, … Continue reading

BJARNE MELGAARD BATON SINISTER: THE VENICE-INSTALLATION

BJARNE MELGAARD  BATON SINISTER: THE VENICE-INSTALLATION

31ST MARCH – 16TH MAY In the few years since Bjarne Melgaard (born 1967) exhibited HALLO MAYBE at Haugar in 2005 his artistic career has flourished, not least in New … Continue reading