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

Islet and Skerrie
Dec. 1, 2018 - March 17, 2019
The Johannes Larsen Museum

Uninhabited isles of the Danes revisited

Christmas table
November 16 - December 31
Johannes Larsen Museum

Get into the Christmas spirit and get inspired for this year’s Christmas table settings.

The Land Painters in Sybergland
Dec.15, 2018 - March 1, 2019
The Johannes Larsen Museeum

Sybergland revisited by the The artists’ group, the Land Painters

Christmas Concert
Sunday December 16, 4 PM
Johannes Larsen Museum

Christmas concert between Nordic peoples and echoes from the Alps, with Helene Blum, Harald Haugaard and others

News

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.

The Coffee House will be temporarily closed
6. February 2018
The Johannes Larsen Museum

The Coffee House at the Johannes Larsen Museum is closing on Feb.1, 2018 due to rebuilding and expansion.