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Open Call: Exploring the Concept of Sculpture

Hollufgård Artist Residence – Skulpturpark will be conducting a residency program in April-June 2020 for two visual artists exploring the concept of sculpture. The residency program is carried out in collaboration with the Funen Academy of Art and is supported by The Danis Arts Foundation. Applicants with an international career and teaching/lecturing experience will be ... Read More
 
American Artist Creates Environmental Sentinel in Skulpturparken

American Artist Creates Environmental Sentinel in Skulpturparken

American artist Marguerite Elliot is artist-in-residence at Hollufgård in September. In the mixed media workshop she is working on a large metal sculpture to be erected in the Sculpture Park at the end of September. The work is part of a series, which she calls “Sentinel” (guard post), and which includes a.o “Arctic Sentinel”, created ... Read More
 
Artist-In-Residence Feb-March: Tone Melbye (N) in “la Chouette”

Artist-In-Residence Feb-March: Tone Melbye (N) in “la Chouette”

Hollufgård has an unusual visitor these days. Norwegian writer, musician and illustrator Tone Wasbak Melbye is our guest and she does not need a room, stating, “I live there where I park my house”. The house and the life lived in it are Tone’s artwork. “I am a transitional being. ... Read More
 
The Return of the Gods

The Return of the Gods

The gods are returning Skulpturparken. Niels-Erik H. v. Øhlenschlæger’s group of the giant oak sculptures, “Ancient Gods Arise from New Lakes”, has found it’s place at the new lake facing the highway exit for the forthcoming OUH Hospital, where it promotes ancient myths. Like their ancestors at the Bronze Age marshes, the three gods watch  over ... Read More
 
Jens Chr. Jensen: Mushroom

Jens Chr. Jensen: Mushroom

In our present time, the beauty of nature is seen in fragments, interwoven with cityscape and industrialization. Accordingly, Jens Chr folds. Jensen’s work Mushroom is a natural motif, but the organic form  is made up of industrially carved wooden sticks. The work, which was part of the Landart exhibition “Over the Sea – under the ... Read More
 
Kohei Takekoshi Visits ArtParken

Kohei Takekoshi Visits ArtParken

“I am in the sea of the underground I will dive into the sea and explore The roots look like waves. It is a disappearing momentary figure now. Dig into half of the withered tree The dug up soil is piled up around, creating a space There is a space ... Read More
 
ArtParken: Opening Sat. Sept. 2nd.

ArtParken: Opening Sat. Sept. 2nd.

ARPARKEN OPENING: SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 2nd., 2:00pm ARTIST TALK V. / HELLE COOK (DK / AU), 3:30 pm IN THE CLAY WORKSHOP Access to Art Parken is free on all days throughout the year.   Discover 53 works created by artists from Denmark, England, USA, Canada, Poland and Germany. On the beautiful lawns in the historic manor ... Read More