Artto the people!HarryFett'scollection of paintings
HarryFett(1875-1962)is atowering figureinNorwegianart and cultural history.Few areasremaineduntouched byFett'shand throughhis lifelongworkasan art historian,scholar,art collectorand writer.HarryFett'scollectionhunginhishomeChristinedalatBryn-a gathering placeforcontemporary culturalandpoliticalelite.It had almost200 works,primarily byNorwegianartistslikeMatthiasStoltenberg,PederBalke,ErikWerenskiold,HarrietBacker,Christian Krogh,Harald Sohlberg,EdvardMunch,LudvigKarsten,HenrikSørensen,Reidar AulieandAxel Revold.In the season of 2009,the audience gota uniqueopportunity toknowHarryFettand his collection.
The legacy ofHarryFett Inthe Art Hall's2nd floor, we followedupthe theme Harry Fett with the exhibition: "The legacy ofHarryFett: Art in theworkplaceanno2009".The pictures wereborrowedfrom Kunst på Arbeidsplassen, the associationFettstartedin 1950 to"bringartto the people."ArtistsInghildKarlsenandRuneJohansencasts ahumorous look atour surroundingsandreflect onhow they shapeour lives.
The 2019 season is from May 26th to November 17th.
Ordinary opening hours (except in July): Tuesday to Sunday at 11 a.m - 5 p.m.
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