Tag: Denmark

“Painting Tranquility” Gallery Tours

From Scandinavia House: Spend the afternoon at Scandinavia House exploring the exhibition Painting Tranquility: Masterworks by Vilhelm Hammershøi from SMK – The National Gallery of Denmark. Drawn from the extensive collection of SMK, the exhibition features a wide selection of...

/ March 9, 2016

“Painting Tranquility” Gallery Tours

From Scandinavia House: Spend the afternoon at Scandinavia House exploring the exhibition Painting Tranquility: Masterworks by Vilhelm Hammershøi from SMK – The National Gallery of Denmark. Drawn from the extensive collection of SMK, the exhibition features a wide selection of...

/ March 2, 2016

New Nordic Cinema: Films from the Faroe Islands

A screening of recent work by Faroese filmmakers. $10 admission. Buy tickets ahead of time here.

/ February 24, 2016

“Painting Tranquility” Gallery Tours

From Scandinavia House: Spend the afternoon at Scandinavia House exploring the exhibition Painting Tranquility: Masterworks by Vilhelm Hammershøi from SMK – The National Gallery of Denmark. Drawn from the extensive collection of SMK, the exhibition features a wide selection of...

/ February 24, 2016

Hammershøi: The Poetry of Silence with the Nikolaj Hess Trio

From Scandinavia House: Reflecting on the silence, beauty, simplicity and magic of Vilhelm Hammershøi’s poetic universe, internationally-renowned jazz and improvisational artist Nikolaj Hess paints a modern impression of one of Denmark’s most celebrated artists together with his trio, in a...

/ February 22, 2016

The Silent Uncanny

From Scandinavia House: Vilhelm Hammershøi’s canvases seem at first glance to be a direct record of the material world of turn-of-the-century Denmark. Yet, his depopulated cityscapes, distanced landscapes, and strangely vectored interior scenes imbue the potential coziness and familiarity of...

/ February 20, 2016

“Painting Tranquility” Gallery Tours

From Scandinavia House: Spend the afternoon at Scandinavia House exploring the exhibition Painting Tranquility: Masterworks by Vilhelm Hammershøi from SMK – The National Gallery of Denmark. Drawn from the extensive collection of SMK, the exhibition features a wide selection of...

/ February 17, 2016