In the period 26.08.2022 – 15.01.2023 you can experience Faroese contemporary art at the National Gallery of the Faroe Islands. The exhibition will display artworks in large formats by some of the most prominent artists from the Faroe Islands.
The artists in the exhibition represent a generation, which works in new, innovative ways. Furthermore, the chosen artworks are in large formats. The efforts by the artists in this exhibition can be argued to be a turning point in the history of Faroese art. They focus in particular on bodily and spatial aspects, as well as composition and colour combination. In this way, they represent a pictorial turn in Faroese art history.