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The Skinnarland Collection houses more than 100 works of art by sculptor Knut Skinnarland and a replica of his studio in Rauland. Also represented with several works is the sculptor Aslak Svalastoga. There are new sales- and special exhibitions every year.

Knut Skinnarland (1909-1993)
Knut Skinnarland was one of the best Norwegian sculpturs in his generation. He was born in Rauland. He studied art in Oslo and Copenhagen, and made his debut at the National Exhibition of Visual Arts in 1945.

From 1948 he worked at the restoration of the Nidarosdomen cathedral in Trondheim. Other famous work of art by Knut Skinnarland is the “Fishermen’s monument” in Ålesund and in Akureyri at Iceland, as well as the monuments of A.O. Vinje and of Sondre Norheim.

Aslak Svalastog (1895-1970)
Aslak Svalastog was born in Rauland. His many sculptures and reliefs are influenced by daily life and poetry. His work of art is exhibited at the Skinnarland Collection, at “Raulandshuset” and at “Raulandsakademiet”.

Childrens’ Workshop.
Let the children get inspired by these famous sculptors, and let them use their creativity to make their own sculptures.

Categories

  • Buildings & Monuments Buildings & Monuments
  • Museums & Galleries Museums & Galleries

Hours

6/28/2014 - 8/10/2014
Mon - Sun
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Facilities

  • General facilities

    • toilet
    • other times open by arrangement
    • outdoor parking - free
  • Museums, Galleries and crafts

    • guided tour during opening hours
  • Distance

    • hiking area
    • bathing spot
    • food/refreshments
    • shop
    • riding
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Skinnarland Collection

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The Skinnarland Collection houses more than 100 works of art by sculptor Knut Skinnarland and a replica of his studio in Rauland. Also represented...

Skinnarland Collection

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