Explore the artist's motifs: Fyns Hoved

Let yourself be led to the most picturesque spots on Fyns Hoved and enjoy the grandeur and the varied landscape with its steep cliffs, rolling meadows and hillsides, spits of land, seaside ponds and reclaimed seabottom, with the sea on all sides. Walk the whole route (6 km.) or choose one of the spots where artists like Fritz Syberg, Lars Swane and Theodor Philipsen have painted.

Accessible by bus and by car.

All the art works displayed except one belongs to Johannes Larsen Museet in Kerteminde or Faaborg Museum in Faaborg.

Art route

The Painters’ Funen: Three Routes through the Artists’ Landscapes

Find the artists’ landscapes at Fyns Hoved (Funen’s Head), in the Svanninge Hills and on western Funen. 

The art routes to The Painter’s Funen are developed by Johannes Larsen Museet, Faaborg Museum and Museum Vestfyn. 

Download the app

By downloading the app called Historiejagt Fyn (only in Danish), you can follow three art routes through the Painters’ Funen. You can listen to stories about the artists and their paintings of the Funen landscape. The app has been developed both for IOS and Android, and can be downloaded free on App Store and Google Play.

Download the app "Historiejagt Fyn"

Culture on the Move

The Painter’s Funen and Historiejagt Fyn are part of Kulturregion Fyn’s project Kultur i Bevægelse, which is supported by the Region of Southern Denmark and by the Danish Ministry of Culture.

 

Calendar

Winter Break
February 11- 15 2019, 11-15
Johannes Larsen Museum

Try your hand at graphics during the winter break.

Threads in the Nature
March 9 - June 2, 2019
Johannes Larsen Museum

Inge Bjørn, Anne Marie Egemose, Annette Holdensen and Randi N. Lium show their textile art.

News

What would we do without you
3. December 2018
Johannes Larsen Museet

We are so fortunate to have many volunteers connected to the museum, who help us with many things.

Piggy bank for the history of snaps
26. October 2018
Johannes Larsen Museum

The Snaps Pig has just been published in a handsome new edition with a foreword by Johannes Larsen’s grandson, who carries on the traditions and recipes for spiced aquavit from his grandfather.

Search for Christine Swane paintings met with great success
26. June 2018
The Johannes Larsen Museum

Our art search was broadcast far and wide with the help of the press, Facebook and by word of mouth. After just a short time, to our great pleasure, we received many responses from people who own artwork by Christine Swane.

Fresh nesting boxes for Larsen’s birds
26. March 2018
The Johannes Larsen Museum

Our faithful volunteer, Mogens Salling, has spent the last few weeks cleaning and repairing all the bird boxes in Larsen’s garden.