The Espolin Gallery, Kabelvag

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Art Museum · Hidden Gem · Art Gallery
Be moved by the artist Kaare Espolin Johnson's powerfull expression as he depicts the region's dramatic history and the coastal people's life and fate. Gallery Espolin houses a true chieftain of Norwegian art. Art stor, film, drawing room for children.
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  • Espolin Johnson virtualize the work of fishermen in Lofoten in older days in dramatic pictures. The museum is worth a stop.  more »
  • The lithographs by Kaare Espolin portray the tough, brutal life of the Norwegian cod fishermen and their families. In stark contrast to the comfortable life of the fishery owner, shown in the...  more »
  • Breathtaking and moving, I love the paintings, one of the most beautiful exhibitions I have ever been to.
  • Surprisingly nice gallery, but you must see the movie to get the paintings and the artist!!

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