Exhibitions

Hermès in the Making in Copenhagen

October 15 – 24, 2021

How do you create sustainable designs that can be passed on for generations? Get a close-up look at the French house Hermès when it moves into DAC this fall.

The Needle in the Haystack

September 17, 2021 – January 9, 2022
★★★★ Berlingske
♥♥♥♥♥ Politiken

One of Denmark’s most acclaimed designers, Cecilie Manz unites the Scandinavian tradition of clean lines and functionality with contemporary, global style.

SAS Royal Hotel

April 21, 2021 – April 18, 2022

The world’s first design hotel celebrated its 60th anniversary in 2020. The SAS Royal Hotel – now the Radisson Collection Royal Hotel – is one of Arne Jacobsen’s most iconic buildings.

Permanent installations

DAC Slide

Permanent art installation

Challenge your senses on a unique 40-meter, 4-story spiral slide.

We Dare You

Permanent VR installation

Do you dare to take the plunge? 

Puzzle House

Free admission in DAC Passage

A house, a chair, a den and a giant puzzle that can transform into anything you want it to be.

Copenhagen by Heart

Permanent installation

Copenhagen by Heart tells a love story about Copenhagen, filled with romance and broken hearts. Discover the very best of Copenhagen – and the worst

Around the world

Con-nect-ed-ness

May 22 – November 21, 2021
Venice, Italy

For the Danish contribution to the 17th Architecture Biennale in Venice, Italy, curator Marianne Krogh and architects Lundgaard & Tranberg are creating a sensory space focused on water as a phenomenon.

Upcoming exhibitions

Interspecies Assembly by
SUPERFLEX for ART 2030

October 28 – November 28, 2021

Biodiversity is collapsing, sea levels are rising, and weather is becoming more extreme and unpredictable. You can experience the artwork at Bryghuspladsen and in DAC Passage.

Living Better Lives

November 20, 2021 – April 18, 2022

How do you squeeze a family down to less than 40 square meters? How do we succeed in living more sustainably and green without compromising the quality of life? How can architecture influence Danes to live better?

A Space Saga

January 28 – May 8, 2022

What does it mean to build a habitat for a place other than Earth? The most basic elements on Earth such as air, stable temperature, water and food are not available, and must therefore be considered in the design of a lunar base.

Women

May 13 – September 18, 2022

Get ready for never-before-told stories of women’s role in architecture when we open the doors to our “Women” exhibition in the summer of 2022.