Welcome to

Fanø Museum of Art

Fanø Kunstmuseum is unfortunately closed for the time being, due to Covid-19 restrictions

We are looking forward to open for the 2021 season the 21 of April

The museum shop is open during the Easter holidays,

from Thursday the 1 of April to Monday the 5 of April

opening hours everyday

from 1:00 pm until 5:00 pm

Exhibitions 2021

March 27, 2021 - October 24, 2021

170 years of Wadden Sea art on Fanø

On Fanø, visual artists - individually and in groups – came to the island to work for generations. Their works have been created in an interaction with the island for more than 170 years.

The museum's permanent collection features paintings from marine painters such as C.F. Sørensen and Viggo Fauerholt to works by contemporary artists, living and working on Fanø today

March 27, 2021 - June 20, 2021

Ad Sandede Stier

Margit Enggaard Poulsen

The exhibition in the "new" exhibition building this spring will be Margit Enggaard Poulsen's: "Along sandy paths". These are works that Margit has made especially for this exhibition

Throughout my life, long walks each day has become a necessity, an inexhaustible source of inspiration. I am inspired by what I sense and experience: the colors, the shapes, the light ...”

March 27, 2021 - June 13, 2021

and again from

August 20, 2021 - October 24, 2021

Heinrich Dohm

Heinrich Dohm (1875-1940) came to Fanø in the early 1900s. He bought a house in Sønderho and started working here inspired by nature and culture.

He was a significant portrait painter and became a wellknown artist when painting King Christian the 10th riding the white horse across the border at the reunion in 1920.

June 19, 2021 - August 15, 2021

"Island" – A unique art experience for children

Anna Jacobina Jacobsen

Fanø Art Museum and BIBIANA Denmark is presenting an art experience for children in the exhibition "Ø" based on the picture book of the same name.

In the exhibition, the guests are invited into the story of a magical friendship between a girl and a little mermaid.

June 25, 2021 - September 5, 2021

Female artists

from Fanø Art Museum's collection

Fanø Art Museum is fortunate to be owning an interesting collection of female artists from the beginning of the 20th century until today.

The museum recently received a donation of 9 pictures of Lili Ege and has in connection to this chosen to present a number of the museum's female artists in a joint exhibition

Sept. 11, 2021 - Oct. 24 2021

Silhuetter af kvinden i vinden Isabel Berglund

Fanø Art Museum is looking forward to presenting the Danish and internationally known textile artist Isabel Berglund and the exhibition silhouettes of the woman in the wind

With contributions from workshop participants, the work will, quietly, calmly and poetically, be changing during the exhibition period.