Nov 29 to Jan 18, 2014.
The Gallery is closed for Christmas December 22 till January 4.2014
This bizzare, the rare, the fantistic, the curious, the incomprehensive, and the
Precious. Objects of all kinds answering to these descriptions were collictibles from
the 15th century and up through the age of Enlightenment they were put on show and
organized in special rooms and at the homes of prosperous citizens. Stemming from
a dim logic, that satisfied the the collectorâ€™s curiosity, mania for collecting and especially
their urge to understand the worldâ€™s diversity, this created strange collections.
â€™My studio is my wunderkammerâ€™, says Erik Ă–ckenholt. He has for some time been
examining different types of categorizing, and the different ways of understanding the environment. His exhibition Wunderkammer explores various materials, that he has
lately used as his concept for the works. He has chosen from piles of pictures, much
of natural history origin, material for paintings, objects and paperworks that are
The careful observer will notice, that the ... [ Read all ]