Esbjerg offers the opportunity to experience high quality artworks and monuments. Esbjerg Municipality has prepared an art guide and an app for art in the public space.
Below is a small selection of the artworks mentioned in the art guide.
Visitors arriving in Esbjerg from the sea are greeted by Svend Wiig Hansen’s monumental sculpture "Man meets the Sea", which was raised on the occasion of Esbjerg celebrating its 100th anniversary as ...
Art in Esbjerg - large mural with modern interpretation of the Bible
Giant mosaic mural in Esbjerg celebrating the World Heritage Site Wadden Sea
From his high horse, the founder of Esbjerg, King Christian IX, gazes out across the square towards the harbour.
Scattering of Stars consisting of 288 points of light that have been sunk into the cobbles.
The internationally well-known Portuguese artist Rui Chafes has made the sculpture "I am your yesterday – and you are my tomorrow" for Hjerting Strandpark.
The memorial grove consists of a granite rotunda into which the names of the Esbjerg fishermen, who lost their lives at sea since 1900, are engraved.
If you approach Esbjerg from the motorway, the first thing you will see is a colassal mound of earth with tiny cupolas of light spread out over it. This is Eva Koch and Steen Høyer's "Light Mound" (19...
In order to soften the rigid facade at Esbjerg City Hall, an initiative was taken to place a work of art on the square in front of the municipal seat.
The iron sculpture Esbjerg is just one of many incredible works of art found in Esbjerg's public spaces.
Esbjerg Skibet is the name of the 7 metre tall granite sculpture which will be the landmark of the new harbour area Esbjerg Strand.The artist is the local sculpturer Jørgen-Martin Pedersen.
Per Kirkeby's building sculpture, Esbjerg, stands in front of the main entrance to Sydvedstjysk Sygehus.
Small green oasis with Henry Heerup art in the town centre of Esbjerg
Art in Esbjerg