January 13, 2021

Today we premiere the museum's very first podcast!

The series "Artists of the Sea" (in Danish) shows how Faroese artists have been inspired by the sea in their creations.


In the first episode, Randi Samsonsen talks about her work "Plastic Dialogue". On a visit to northern Norway, she was amazed by all the rubbish and plastic waste washed ashore. Hear more in the podcast, which you can find in the podcast app on your smartphone, or by link in bio.

The podcast is supported by the Danish-Faroese Cultural Foundation and is in Danish.

February 22, 2021

Tattoos of the sea at the National Gallery of the Faroe Islands

Wanted
Of the many hundreds of Faroese men who went to sea in 1950s, 60s and 70s, several returned with at least one tattoo. To…

Les meira
January 13, 2021

Today we premiere the museum's very first podcast!

The series "Artists of the Sea" (in Danish) shows how Faroese artists have been inspired by the sea in their creations.
Les meira
December 8, 2020

We will grant anyone who submits a photo free admission to the museum and the opportunity to see our major special exhibition, ''The Sea''. 

Throughout the Faroe Islands, in both private homes and institutions, there are countless artworks portraying ships and boats.

In many case…

Les meira
August 14, 2020

MUSIC & ART

The National Gallery of the Faroe Islands is creating new links between art and music. Five bands/musicians have each composed a new track inspired…
Les meira
April 10, 2020

COLOURING BOOK

Faroese artworks for you to colour in
Les meira
+298 31 35 79
info@art.fo
Gundadalsvegur 9, P.O. Box 1141 FO-110 Tórshavn, Faroe Islands
Opening hours
From 1 October - 30 April:
Tuesday - Sunday 13.00 - 16.00
Closed on Mondays

From 1 May - 30 September:
Monday - Sunday 11.00 - 17.00
Admission
Adult: 65 DKK
Student: 25 DKK

Groups, min. 12 adults: 50 DKK per person.
Children under 18: free.
+298 31 35 79
info@art.fo
Gundadalsvegur 9, P.O. Box 1141 FO-110 Tórshavn, Faroe Islands