Kunsten - Museum of Modern Art

Kunsten - Museum of Modern Art in Aalborg is like a sculpture that almost grows out of the rolling, green landscape to form a beautiful frame around world-class art; art that ranges wide and contains excellent stories. The building designed by the world famous Finnish architect Alvar Aalto, in cooperation with Jean-Jacques Baruël and Elissa Aalto, is in an international class of its own. Visit Kunsten - Museum of Modern Art in Aalborg and get inspired by this modern universe with a focus on Cobra, Fluxus, Surrealism and the Danish ”wild young ones”. 

An architectural gem

The building designed by the world famous Finnish architect Alvar Aalto, in cooperation with Jean-Jacques Baruël and Elissa Aalto, is in an international class of its own. 
This means that citizens and tourists alike pour into the museum in Aalborg to go exploring in the fabulous building and to see the museum's unique collection of modern and contemporary art. The museum went through a thorough renovation in 2015, and it is now even more impressive than it was before.

Kunsten - Museum of Modern Art Aalborg

Kunsten - an architectural gem

The building designed by the world famous Finnish architect Alvar Aalto, in cooperation with Jean-Jacques Baruël and Elissa Aalto, is in an international class of its own.

Kunsten - Per Kirkeby

Current exhibits

Kunsten in Aalborg offers interesting exhibits with danish and international artists.

Let's get lost

Collections at Kunsten

Kunsten - Museum of Modern Art Aalborg has a collection of modern and contemporary art with more than 1,500 paintings, sculptures and more from 1900 and upwards.

Kunsten - Museum of Modern Art in Aalborg

Read more about Kunsten's impressive collection and find out which current exhibits you can experience.

 

 

Water Pavilon på Kunsten - Museum of modern art

Water Pavillon

Vandpavillonen i KUNSTENs skulpturpark appellerer i høj grad til børn og andre nysgerrige sjæle, som har lyst til at lege mellem vandstrålerne.

KUNSTEN in Aalborg

About Kunsten in Aalborg

Kunsten in Aalborg houses a permanent collection of Danish and foreign art from the year 1900 up until today. You will also find a sculpture park and an amphitheatre at Kunsten.

Kunsten i Aalborg - caféen

Café Aalto

Kunstens café - Café Aalto - har allieret sig med kokken Tina Jakobsen, som tidligere har været kok på Michelin-restauranten Frederikshøj i Aarhus – og kreeret lækkerier til den norske kongefamilie

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