ASTRUP FEARNLEY MUSEET, OSLO
The Astrup Fearnley museum at the tip of Tjuvholmen in Oslo, was designed by Renzo Piano and opened in 2012 after moving from previous location in Dronningens Gate in Oslo.
It holds the largest collection of modern art in Norway. Jeff Koons' Michael Jackson and Bubbles statue and som of Damien Hirst larger works may be the most famous pieces of the regular collection. Works by Andy Warhol, Gerhard Richter, Francis Bacon, Takashi Murakami and Cindy Sherman, among others, are also presented.
The museum consist of several buildings, divided by a water canal and connected by bridges.
A new bar - Vingen Bar - opened in 2016, and serves cocktails, food and coffe. The people behind the bar also owns the famous Fuglen in Tokyo.
The museum also have a shop with different design items, books and posters.
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Address and information:
0252 Oslo, Norway
Tel: +47 22 93 60 60