Current exhibitions

Ingunn Utsi: "I am what I have done"


Solo exhibition with the Norwegian Sámi artist Ingunn Utsi, winner of the John Savio Award 2023.

Bildet viser 4 personer med samiske folkedrakter som står med ryggen til hverandre ved en elv

Raven Chacon - "A Worm’s Eye View from A Bird’s Beak"


Working across classical composition, Indigenous musical traditions, experimental sound and the visual arts, Navajo Diné artist and musician Raven Chacon uses the concept of the art score to find different forms for engaged action.

Layers of Time - Everyday Life in Svalbard


Three generations, with connections to Svalbard in different ways, meet through their different artistic expressions. Can we learn anything from the old photographs?

Visit us:

Every day 10-17
Thursdays 10-20

Adults: 80,-
Seniors: 50,-
Children/students: Free
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Address: Sjøgata 1, Tromsø

Director resigns from her position

The board of directors of Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum announces that director and chief curator Katya García-Antón will step down from her position on 15 July 2024. The museum thanks García-Antón for her work during her tenure.

European premiere of Raven Chacon's Voiceless Mass: A concert with works by Raven Chacon and Elina Waage Mikalsen

European premiere of Raven Chacon’s Voiceless Mass: A concert with works by Raven Chacon and Elina Waage Mikalsen 

The Butterfly Effect #4 Candice Hopkins

Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum has invited Candice Hopkins to present the fourth iteration of The Butterfly Effect. Can Small Shifts in Museum Practice Generate Seismic Change Across our Societies? with a talk titled New Models: Non-Colonial Institutions.  

The Butterfly Effect # 2: Rafiki

Welcome to Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum's second event in the series “The Butterfly Effect.

The attacks on civilians must stop

We strongly condemn the killing of Israeli and Palestinian civilians taking place in the Middle East.