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

Family Workshop: Bird kites
Sunday, August 27, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Johannes Larsen Museum

Get inspired by Johannes Larsen’s birds and then build your own kite.

Concert: 1917 AD
Thursday, September 28, 7 PM
The Johannes Larsen Museet

How does a year sound?

1917: A NEW ERA
September 2 - November 26, 2017
The Johannes Larsen Museum

The exhibition is about the decisive year 1917, when a plethora of leading artists and authors gathered at Johannes Larsen’s home, setting the tone for a new direction in Danish art.

Art night
Wednesday, November 15, 7:00 - 10:00 PM
The Johannes Larsen Museum

The four art museums on Funen invite you to come to Art Night.

News

Unique opportunity: Syberg’s studio is open
26. June 2017
The Johannes Larsen Museum

In connection with the anniversary exhibition “Garden by the Sea”, you now can experience something unique: Fritz Syberg’s studio.

Lots of activities for families at the Larsen Museum during this summer
26. June 2017
The Johannes Larsen Museum

We always have activities for kids. But this summer, we’re shifting into higher gear. Our program is filled with activities the whole summer.

The Minister of Culture visits the opening of Garden by the Sea
20. June 2017
The Johannes Larsen Museum

We at the Johannes Larsen Museum were rather proud to be able to welcome Minister of Culture, Mette Bock, when she came and held the opening speech for this year’s big anniversary exhibition, Garden by the Sea

Six stars to Garden by the Sea
20. June 2017
The Johannes Larsen Museum

Under the headline “Summer came in April”, the newspaper Fyens Stiftstidende (Funen’s Diocese Times) gave a really fine review of our exhibition, Garden by the Sea