Djursland is a Mecca of art, design and handicraft. This scenic area attracts painters, ceramic artists, designers and glass artists, who are for example inspired by the landscape, the light, the ocean and nature. A trip around the landscape will quickly lead to a long line of interesting workshops, galleries and exhibition places.
You will find world-glass glass art at the glass museum Glasmuseet Ebeltoft - Denmark’s international museum for contemporary glass art. All year round, there are alternating exhibitions of a high calibre as well as singular works of art from the acknowledge collection, including Tróndur Patursson’s dizzying installation “The cosmic space”. During the summer months, you can see glass production up close in the active workshop and enjoy fragrant roses, herbs and much more in the Glass Garden. You should also visit the museum shop, which has a wide selection of glass design and unique works of art created by skilled, mainly Danish artists. Enjoy the ocean view and spoil each other with a delicious lunch at the café Glascaféen. www.glasmuseet.dk
Djursland has an enticing effect on artists. On a trip around the landscape you will past galleries, workshops and exhibitions. Many artists live on Djursland.