Have you gotten tired of Skagen yet? Funny, but I never do. Mind you, it is not that often that I am in Skagen, but the once a year visit, is usually a memorable one!
Today, I’ll be showing you the museum, home to the best collection of the artists that made Skagen famous.
Here is the usual Google Maps Screen Shot:
with Skagens Museum being the focus of today’s blog.
The museum has gotten a face-lift, and was officially inaugurated in February 2016. Here is an article for all of you Danish Danophiles out there:
Now then, to be sure everything was on the up and up with my visit, I asked at the main desk, if taking pictures was allowed? No, it was not, but taking photographs was – lucky for me….
Here is a YouTube video found on the Museum’s Website, showing how 454 pieces of art have been placed on the walls after the re-build.
Here is a look at the website:
Found at this address: http://skagenskunstmuseer.dk/udstillinger/ophaengt/
Now that all the other niceties are done with, I have some photos of my own:
And if you’d like a different angle on the subject, then try out this photo below!
I just can’t get enough of the Artists of Skagen, but you might not know them as yet:
The really special names of note are: Krøyer, Ancher and Drachmann. These artists are responsible for making Skagen what it is today!
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