Contemporary art museum with temporary exhibitons of loaned works and works from its own collection of 5,000 works by Norwegian and international artists.
Visitors can see five permanent installations: The sculpture Shaft by Richard Serra, Per Inge Bjørlo's Inner Room V, and Ilya Kabakov's The Garbage Man: The Man Who Never Threw Anything Away, Marianne Heier's Promesse de bonheur and two gallery rooms dedicated to Louise Bourgeois.
The museum's collection covers a broad spectrum of genres and media: paintings, print-making, drawing, photography, sculpture, objects, installation and video-art.
The museum shop has a large selection of contemporary art books.
Guided tours in Norwegian on Sundays at 2 pm.
Guided tours in English in summer.
Free entry on Thursdays.
Norwegian name: Museet for samtidskunst