Aalborg is flourishing with exciting artist, small and large galleries and beautiful architectural pearls. If you are exploring the city you should, among other things, visit Jørn Utzon’s last masterpiece, the Utzon Center, the beautiful Museum of Modern Art, KUNSTEN, and artist as Lange Kunsthåndværk (Handicraft) and Lene Højlund and galleries such as Kunsthal Nord.
Read and learn more about Aalborg's architectural masterpieces - both the old, the new and the renovated.
In the Utzon Center, architecture, design and art plays together with exhibitions, teaching, conferences, meetings and culinary experiences.
The old coal-burning power station, Nordkraft in Aalborgs city centre, has been rebuilt into one of largest and most impressive cultural buildings in Europe.
Kunsten is in an international class of its own. It is designed by the world famous finnish architect, Alvar Aalto in cooperation with Jean-Jacques Baruël and Elissa Aalto.
The House of Music is Aalborg's and Northern Jutland's new architectonic masterpiece but it is also a musical gathering point, that brings musicians, visitors and students together.
Welcome to Aalborg's new house of music. Here you can get many great musical experiences and enjoy the beautiful House of Music, which is one of the most impressive structures in Aalborg's recent history.
Read more about Kunsten's impressive collection and find out which current exhibits you can experience.
Kunsten in Aalborg houses a permanent collection of danish and foreign art from the year 1900 up till today. It also has a cosy sculpture park and an amphitheatre.
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 in Aalborg offers interesting exhibits with danish and international artists.
Lange Arts and Crafts are a combined ceramic work shop, glass work shop, gallery and sculpture garden. Ester and Benny Lange started the potter work shop in 1968 and in 1982, Peter and Lisbeth Lange took over the business. Today, the third generation has also moved in. Lange Arts and Crafts are located in the 200-year old farm with 4 houses in Smedegården, Hjelmerstald. That alone is worth a visit.
In Aalborg, you will find a number of interesting galleries in the field of painting, glass art and much more.
Lene Højlund creates beautiful glass pieces in her work shop, which is open to the public. Drop by and see how the whole process happens...
Experience the beautiful Street Art that adorn the walls around Aalborg City