Kunstsilo would not have been possible without valuable contributions and initiatives from our investment and project partners.

Investment partners

AKO Foundation

AKO Foundation was established by Nicolai Tangen i 2013.

The Foundation makes grants towards charities and charitable projects within its three priority areas – to improve education, to promote the arts, and to combat the climate emergency.

The AKO Foundation has been an essential partner in the realization of Kunstsilo . They have invested over NOK 200 million into the construction project.

Illustrasjon av AKO-rommet i Kunstsilo
AKO Kunststiftelse

AKO Kunststiftelse was established in 2016 with the aim to collect, purchase, and make art accessible to the public.

Kunstsilo has been granted perpetual rights to manage the Tangen Collection, which is the world’s largest collection of Nordic modernism.

AKO Kunststiftelse has played a significant role in financing and implementing the Kunstsilo project. It is funded by donations from the AKO Foundation.

Kvinne med ryggen til ser på kunstverk fra Tangen-samlingen
Personer diskuterer et verk i et galleri

Project partners

Become a Kunstsilo partner.

Do you want to contribute to creating an inclusive space that promotes understanding, joy, and reflection, and would you like to play a leading role in advancing art programs, education, and research projects?

Partnering with Kunstsilo offers the opportunity to position your company or foundation's at the forefront of the world's largest platform for Nordic modernism and to collaborate with us on key strategic goals.

By supporting Kunstsilo, you are investing in the betterment of society and supporting our mission to bring the arts to the people and the people to the arts. You'll be helping us create an inclusive space that promotes understanding, enjoyment, and reflection, and you'll be taking a leading role in advancing our arts program, education, and research projects.

Reidar Fuglestad

[email protected] Email
+47 481 59 900

Eldbjørg Dahl

Commercial director
[email protected] Email
+47 938 04 000


Sjølystveien 8, 4610 Kristiansand Norway [email protected]

+47 38 07 49 00

Postal adress

Kunstsilo Sjølystveien 8 4610 Kristiansand NORWAY

Opening hours

Exhibitions and Shop Mon, Tue, Sat and Sun: 11am – 5 pm Wed, Thu and Fri: 11 am – 9 pm

Brasserie, Main floor Mon-Sun: 11 am - 10 pm

Panorama, 9th floor Thu, Fri and Sat: 11 am - 02 am (Remaining days same opening hours exhibitions)

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