Guides for the permanent exhibitions


The 11 Series comprises of
/ 9 themed guides, each featuring 11 selected works. Price: DKK 10 per guide.

/ The Guide 66 Minutes at the Gallery. Presents the 22 most internationally acclaimed highlights from the Galler's collections. Price: DKK 20.

The themes

/ Children
/ Danish Golden Age
/ Animals
/ Greed
/ Hands
/ Gender identities
/ Landscape
/ Portrait
/ The Shadow

Follow new paths through the permanent collections with a range of leaflet guides that focus on specific themes across centuries of art.

The 11 Series consists of a range of pamphlet-sized guides that offer new ways of experiencing the SMK collections. Each guide addresses a specific theme – e.g. Portraits. The guide will then lead you to 11 works that demonstrate how art has treated portraits through the ages.

The Gallery’s rich collections showcase 700 years of art. The guides address themes that cut across time. By following the guide, you will not only see selected works of art from a new angle – you will also form an impression of the various movements and developments within art history.


Concerts, guided tours and SMK Fridays.

Childrens Workshop

Get inspired with clay, paper, paint, glue guns and create your own works of art in our workshop.





From the birth of Danish painting to the dawn of Modernism.


Dining at the Gallery

Enjoy a successful mixture of fine food, art, and Danish design.