December 14, 2021

Gáva frá privatum eigara

Vit eru sera fegin um at kunngera, at Listasavn Føroya hevur móttikið eina stóra gávu frá einum privatum eigara í Danmark. Talan er um eina milliónagávu við heili 8 listaverkum eftir Sámal Joensen-Mikines (1906-79).

Karina Lykke Grand, stjóri, sigur soleiðis um gávuna:

“Vit eru sera takksom fyri hesa stóru gávuna við týdningarmiklum verkum eftir listamannin. Listaverkini eru ein stórsligin gáva til samlingina av Mikines-málningum. Vit gleða okkum til at vísa málningarnar fram fyri gestum okkara, tá savnið letur upp aftur 1. februar.”

Málningarnir eru frá tíðarskeiðnum 1931-62. Myndevnini eru fleiri, sum tit síggja á myndunum. Millum annað eru landslagsmyndir úr bæði Føroyum og Danmark, ein mynd frá eini barr við heitinum “Drykkjuskapur” umframt tveir stórir málningar við kristnum myndevnum.


December 21, 2021

Visitor record!

In 2021, there were an impressive 35 % more visitors than in 2020, which was also a well-attended year. As many as 17,065 people visited the museum du…
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December 14, 2021

Large donation of works by Mikines from a private owner

We are delighted to announce that the National Gallery of the Faroe Islands has received a major donation of art from a private individual in Denmark.…
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December 13, 2021

Art acquisitions 2021

Do you know which artworks the museum acquired for the collection in 2021?
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November 10, 2021

We are preparing for renovations of the museum ceiling

The collection is being taken down and placed in the art storage
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November 8, 2021

Book Presentation on Works from the Collection

Former museum director, Nils Ohrt, will present his new book on three Faroese artists. The event will take place at the Nordic House on 20 November at…
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Opening hours
The National Gallery is temporarily closed from 1 November 2021 - 1 February 2022 due to renovation.

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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
Adults: 90 DKK
Senior discount ticket: 70 DKK
Students: 25 DKK
Children and young people under 20 years: free

Group discount min. 12 adults: 60 DKK per person

Annual pass for one: 225 DKK
Annual pass 1+1 - bring a friend for free: 300 DKK

The annual pass includes free entrance to the museum as well as free admission to guided tours, concerts and events.
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