During Cph Art Week, you have the opportunity to discover different kinds of spectacular Art Tours in Copenhagen. You can discover Art Tours where you get closer to the art in the local environment but also Art Tours where you can experience the art in the city by walking, biking or even sailing.
Sunday 27 – Wednesday 30 Aug
Art in your local environment
Over four days we will take a look at what the artists are up to just now. This is an exclusive opportunity to experience presentations of the exhibitions, performances and maybe some surprises – all for free! We will end the day with drinks and food.
Østerbro & Nordhavn: 27 Aug 4-7pm
Today takes a starting point in Project Room D7, Classensgade 7D in Østerbro, followed by a visit to Hejserummet and finally FUKK in Nordhavn. ok
Vesterbro & Valby: 28 Aug 4-7pm
Today we start off with a performance at Hawaii, Vesterbrogade 75, folowed by a trip to C4 Projects, KRÆ Syndikatet, Kvadrat16, RØM and a final visit at Pirpa in Valby. ok
Inner city and Nørrebro: 29 Aug 4.30-7pm
Route 1 starts off at Amager at Eks-rummet, Prags Boulevard 61, followed by visits to Danske Grafikeres Hus, Sixty Eight Art Institut, Format Artspace, ending out on the other route at Dronning Louises Bro. ok
Route 2 starts off at OK Corral, Rolighedsvej 9, followed by visits to Meter, KVIT Gallery, Kommunal Kunst and Teknik, Artoteket, ending out on the other route at Dronning Louises Bro. ok
Outer Nørrebro & Nordvest: 30 Aug 4-7pm
Today we start off at K19, Julius Bloms Gade 19, followed by a trip to Den Nordiske Ambassade, CAMP, Trampolinhuset, Vermillon Sands and a final visit to Astrid Noacks Atelier in Nordvest.
Art Boat Tours
With Copenhagen’s habour shuffle busses setting the stage, the pop-musical performance Human Resource Management Song by Hannah Anbert will be enacted. Well known pop-hits have been recreated into humoristic songs that deal with modern working life and subjects such as HR, CV-writing, stress management and networking.
Departure: The Shuffle bus sails from Nyhavn
Art Boat Tours
Wednesday 30 Aug 4-6pm
After a visit to the exhibition Blind Spots at the National Museum of Photography, Cruice Classic departs from The Black Diamond and sails towards Overgaden. Passengers will be served at glass of rum before the final stop at Paper Island. ok
Meeting point: The National Museum of Photography (Rotunden), The Black Diamond, Søren Kirkegaards Plads 1.
Ends at: Paper Island
Reg. price: 162DKK.
Pol plus price: 135DKK.
(The price includes: Guided tours, performance, entrance and coffee)
Extra info: Free Art Program at Copenhagen Contemporary and free entrance between 7-9pm.
Art Boat Tour + performance
Performance, dj & aperol
Thursday 31 Aug 9-10.30pm
The upcoming artists Duo Demona will be presenting a vibrant sound performance on an installation of crystal glass. The tour ends with a DJ-set by pioneering electronic female musicians. Everyone will be served a free glass of Aperol Spritz! ok
Meeting place: Paper Island
Ending point: Paper Island
Ticket price: 100DKK.
(The price includes: Performance, dj, a free drink and a boat tour)
Art marathon on Frederiksberg & performance with Tobias Kirstein
Sunday 27 Aug 5-7
Art Marathon through Frederiksberg! First stop is Møstings Hus, the local museum of contemporary art. There is a coffee break, before the second stop at museum Storm P. and finally the tour takes you underground into the cisterns, to experience the sound performance Itsukushima by Tobias R.Kirstein in Hiroshi Sambuichis installation at 7pm. ok
Meeting place: Møstings Hus, Andebakkesti 5, 2000 Frederiksberg
Ending point: Cisternerne, Søndermarken
pol plus price: 85 DKK
Reg. price: 120 DKK (Everything is included in the price)
Guide: Christine Bruun Hybschmann
Art Tours by bike
Spot on danish colonialism
Monday 28 Aug 4-6
Take a bike ride through Copenhagen and experience contemporary art throw a spotlight on Denmark’s colonial past. Start your trip at Det Vestindiske Pakhus where artist Thomas Seest brings us a taste of The Caribbean to the docks of Copenhagen through a live-connection in real-time! Next, meet Saint Croix artist La Vaughn Belle in Nørrebro. ok
Meeting place: Den Kongelige Afstøbningssamling, Toldbodgade 40, 1253 København K
Ending point: The exhibition space meter, Henrik Rungs Gade 25, 2200 København N
Guide: Mathias Danbolt, Art historian
Ticket price: 90 DKK
(The price includes: Guide, talk, filmscreening and a glass of wine)
Friday 1 Sept 7.40-9.45pm
Join us on this late night tour visiting three different locations. The tour will start with a performance by Helene Nymann in Rundetårn and continue to the installation Shhh by Vinyl, Terror & Horror in the main library. The tour will end at Ravnsborggade to see the screening of the Ser Humano by CAW’s city artist Nástio Mosquito. ok
Meeting place: Rundetårn, Købmagergade 52A
Ending point: Videomøllen
Ticket price: 80 DKK
Important info: Remember bike
Art Boat Tours
Sunday 3 Sep 16-18pm
Bring along your family and come aboard Cruise Family; the art week’s sailing trip for children and adults alike. Prior to the cruise you are invited to Nikolaj Kunsthal where a total installation by Nanna Ølands Fabricius (Oh Land) and Eske Kath will awaken all your senses. The tour ends at Paper Island.
Meeting place: Nikolaj Kunsthal, Nikolaj Plads 10
End location: Papirøen
Reg. pris: 80,-
Pol plus price: Adults 150 DKKR/Children under the age of 16: 60DKKR. The price includes boat trip, entrance, presentation, fruit and cold beverages. ok