LAW SHIFTERS // BOOK

Law Shifters is an art project by artist Stine Marie Jacobsen.  Law Shifters engages young citizens in law and democracy by giving them the chance to act as both judges and lawmakers.   The book contains educational material for students in primary and secondary school who want to work with Law Shifters…

TUPILAK – STORY- AND COLOURBOOK

Tupilak is a story- and colourbook about the Greenlandic tupilak and inspired by the collection og tupilak figurines at Nuuk Art Museum. The Tupilak as a figure is a grotesque and is constantly moving between the wild and dangerous and the silly and comic.  The expression of the Tupilaks in wood, bone, stone and ivory has developed through the interest from the outside and the imagination and narrative of the Tupilak cutters….

BEHIND THE ART // Alibak Johansen

Alibak was a popular artist and drawer in Greenland, whose works have been hanging in the homes of many. There are four pieces by Alibak Johansen in the collection of Nuuk Art Museum. Two are portraits, the other two landscapes. The portraits were realized with black ink in 1996, while the landscapes are different, one dating back to 1968, the other to 1996…