Guided tours or Workshop sessions
Bring your students and use the museum as your classroom! Experience an inspiring and dynamic environment, discover new perspectives. The permanent collection and temporary exhibitions can be used for studies in several subjects relating to the school curriculum.
Book a guided tour of the Moderna Museet collection or the temporary exhibitions.
Seeing and discussing art stimulates the students’ ability to analyse what they see. In the encounter with art they practise putting thoughts into words, listening to others and daring to think critically. Moderna Museet offers students the opportunity to understand themselves and their world better through art. Here they can learn about the art in the museum collection and the historical and cultural context that engendered it.
We also offer inspiring Workshop sessions. In a Workshop session the students get to work both practically and theoretically. Taking a specific idea, issue or theme in an artistic oeuvre or a particular work of art as our starting point, we work in groups on conceptual, explorative and process-oriented projects.
The Moderna Museet has one of Europe’s finest collections of modern and contemporary art. It includes key works by artists such as Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Dorothea Tanning, Andy Warhol and Niki de Saint Phalle.
The Moderna Museet Collection
Stockholm 24 January 2015 - 12 April 2015
Håkan Rehnberg (b. 1953) is a influential Swedish artist, who for decades has produced paintings that combine unique formal precision with a fascination for the inherent potential of sensuality.
I Have Been to Hell and Back
Stockholm 14 February 2015 - 17 May 2015
Louise Bourgeois (1911–2010), is one of the most important 20th and 21st-century sculptors. Her art serves as a bridge from Modernism and continues to exert its influence on contemporary artistic practices today. One-third of the pieces in the exhibition have never before been shown publicly.
Stockholm 27 February 2015 - 31 December 2017
Öyvind Fahlström (1928-76) was born in São Paulo to Swedish-Norwegian parents. From the age of ten until 1961 he lived and worked primarily in Stockholm, thereafter in New York.
In the Collection: Öyvind Fahlström
Stockholm 7 March 2015 - 16 August 2015
The Lebanese artist Akram Zaatari compares his work to that of an archaeologist. He excavates images, objects, stories and rumors.
Stockholm 25 April 2015 - 25 October 2015
The Argentinian artist Adrián Villar Rojas (b 1980) is known for his often monumental works in clay and other organic materials that are allowed to change and disintegrate over time. In addition to sculpture and installation, he also uses photography, drawing and moving images.
Adrián Villar Rojas
Stockholm 13 June 2015 - 30 August 2015
After Babel is a major group show about the many languages that form part of contemporary art. The common denominator for the participating artists is that they build bridges between different languages and continents.
Stockholm 5 September 2015 - 6 December 2015
The American photographer Francesca Woodman (1958–1981) created a body of fascinating photographic works in a few intense years before her premature death. Her oeuvre has been the object of numerous in-depth studies and major exhibitions in recent years, and her photographs have inspired artists all over the world.
Stockholm 3 October 2015 - 17 January 2016
Curator: Matilda Olof-Ors