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Museum Jorn Silkeborg

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Museum devoted largely but not entirely to the work of Asger Jorn, the giant of C20th Danish art... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Fudge03
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Sussex, England
Fantastic museum if you like Jorn

Personally, I really like Jorn, and the museum was a great experience. I especially liked to see... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
LionessDK
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Asger Jorn is one of the most influential danish artists. Museum Jorn holds collections that consist of Jorn's own works, an international collection of art from Cobra Painters and artist who inspired Jorn such as Max Ernst, Francis Picabia, Fernand...more
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Gudenaavej 7/9, Silkeborg 8600, Denmark
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

Museum devoted largely but not entirely to the work of Asger Jorn, the giant of C20th Danish art. We found we didn’t particularly like his paintings, but did like his tapestry and mosaic work, and , in particular, his pre-war lino cuts, most of which...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Fudge03
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Personally, I really like Jorn, and the museum was a great experience. I especially liked to see the different linocuts found in a suitcase. Great way to spend a few hours and the staff was really friendly and knowledgeable.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LionessDK
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Really liked the curated exhibit of Jorn's work over the course of his life. Lots of important oil works of art as well as many of his best ceramic pieces. Excellent place to spend an hour or so. Cafe Cobra was also a good place...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

My main visit was to the aquarium, but since I spent less time in it than expected, I decided to come to this gallery. One of the exhibitions was interesting and weird at the same time. It was by a photographer, who photographs herself in...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Wow ! Extremely well preserved 4th century B.C. bog man. Excellent display and accompanying information as well . Must See !

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Very nice exhibition with good selection and relevant comments translated in english. Not overly easy to find without google maps...

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank js c
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Asger Jorn is a famous danish painter, this is a museum dedicated to his art, and its a must when in Silkeborg

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went especially to see this spring's special exhibition of Edvard Munch and Jorn. Beautiful and colourful pairing. Espicially the Munchs were lovely to see. Impressive collection of COBRA work, The setting along Gudenåen is stunning even in winter, Lucky to have a sprinkling of snow....More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Ellen A
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff, nice coffee and cheesecake in the cafe, but the exhibitions were most enjoyable. Far more extensive than expected and nicely interactive. The (english!) texts were very well written and useful.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Damazter
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Went to watch the brilliant work of Asger Jorn and found so much more. The collection of COBRA work is really magnificent and we brought both small children (5-7) and teenagers (13-16), who really enjoyed - as did the parents - the interactive parts of...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Mette C
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