About Faurschou Foundation


Faurschou Foundation is a privately-owned contemporary art institution, committed to presenting seminal public exhibitions globally. With the core desire of introducing visitors to the most acclaimed artists of the 20th and 21st centuries, Faurschou Foundation utilizes its sizeable and continuously growing art collection, and creates both solo and thematic group shows.

Headquartered in Copenhagen, Faurschou Foundation has permanent exhibition venues in Beijing’s 798 Art District and Copenhagen’s North Harbor. Since 2015, Faurschou Foundation has been organizing exhibitions in Venice as a parallel program during the Venice Art Biennale.

Since its establishment in 2011, Faurschou Foundation has shown solo exhibitions with, among others, Ai Weiwei, Doug Aitken, Louise Bourgeois, Cai Guo-Qiang, Peter Doig, Liu Xiaodong, Shirin Neshat, Yoko Ono, Gabriel Orozco, Robert Rauschenberg, Bill Viola, and Danh Vo.

Photo of artwork "Freja", "Reflection - A Gift form Iwaki" and "Oak Grove" by Cai Guo-Qiang of exhibition A Clan of Boats 5
Cai Guo-Qiang's exhibition 'A Clan of Boats' at Faurschou Foundation in Copenhagen, 2012