Galleries in Henningsvær and surroundings

Galleries and art in Henningsvær

In Henningsvær you will find Galleri Lofoten with Norway’s largest art collection of northern Norwegian paintings from the period around the turn of the last century, they also have changing exhibitions of contemporary art.

KaviarFactory is, as the name suggests, an old caviar factory located facing the sea at the entrance to Henningsvær. The old factory has been converted into a modern gallery that shows changing exhibitions of contemporary art.

At Engelskmannsbrygga in Henningsvær you will find glassblowing art for sale. Here you also get a sneak peek into the workshop of the glassblowers.
Galleries within a short driving distance from Henningsvær.

At Galleri Espolin in Kabelvåg, you can experience artist Kaare Espolin Johnson’s pictures that convey the region’s dramatic history and the life of the coastal people. In Kabelvåg you will also find Galleri lille Kabelvåg and Lofoten Glass.

At the Nordnorsk Art Center in Svolvær, there are changing exhibitions of contemporary art. Svolvær art association is based in Sentrumsgården in Svolvær and has around seven sales exhibitions a year, for those who are looking to buy art, or just want to look.