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Saturday 7 September12:00 - Sunday 8 September17:00

Poster Lofoten Art Open

Welcome to Lofoten Art Open!

Several studios, workshops and galleries in Lofoten are open this weekend to the public! You will find the various operators at Reine and Nusfjord, on the road between Stamsund and Leknes, Kvalnes, Henningsvær, Kabelvåg and Svolvær. The 2024 Lofoten Art Open will take place on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 September, at 12:00 – 17:00 p.m.

More information about participants and the program for Lofoten Art Open 2024 is forthcoming!

Lofoten Art Open at Gallery Espolin

In our collection exhibitions, the public can experience some of Kaare Espolin Johnson’s earliest drawings, his famous lithographs and fascinating works on paper in a mixed technique.

Listen to the artists stories
Watch the documentary film “There Was Always a Longing.” Experience the artist tell about his life and his sources of inspiration, as well as his most central motifs such as “Juksafiskere”, “Fylgje” and “The Bridge of Light”.

Create yourself!
Get inspired and create your own artistic expressions.


About Lofoten Art Open

In 2022, Lofoten Art Galleries, LAG took the initiative to start Lofoten Art Open, LAO which took place on 10 and 11 September 2022.  Artists and art spaces opened their studios to the public that same weekend. LAG is working to make Lofoten Art Open an annual event on the 2nd weekend of September, which strengthens cooperation and inspires further development within the visual arts field in Lofoten.

Read more about LAG – Lofoten Art Galleries here: https://lofotenartgalleries.no/

Lofoten Art Open 2024 is supported by Nordland County Council and Arts Council Norway.


Saturday 7 September 12:00
Sunday 8 September 17:00


Galleri Espolin
Kabelvåg, 8310 Norge
76 07 84 05