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Arts and Design in Kolding

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Koldings kunsthåndværkere

The design capital of Denmark

Kolding does not only offer exciting design institutions, but also uses design to develop and create a city that is interesting to visit and attractive to live in. In Kolding, design is not just a matter of furniture and buildings. It is a way of thinking and a philosophy used throughout the municipality to develop and solve challenges. You can see design concepts transformed into concrete solutions many places in Kolding – here we have compiled some of the best.
Kolding can now pride itself with the prestigious title UNESCO Design City. Kolding is the first city in Denmark to become a part of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network, and in the Nordic countries, only Helsinki in Finland has been given this acknowledgement so far.

Design and Art in Kolding

Trapholt

Are you into modern art and Danish design? At Trapholt you can experience changing modern art exhibitions. You can also see Trapholt's large collection of Danish furniture designs.

Designwalk Kolding

We design life! Kolding municipality would like to be a living Design Living Lab. There must be an interaction between the municipality, businesses...

Kulturforum Würth Kolding

Kulturforum Würth Kolding provides the framework for the art exhibitions that can regularly be seen at Würth Denmark A / S in Kolding. Kulturforum ...

Designwalk Kolding - On your own

Experience Kolding as a design city and see all the beautiful squares and buildings. The route is approx. 3,5 km. and takes you past the most iconi...

Guided tour at Design School Kolding

At the Design school Kolding it is possible to get a guided tour - feel the creativity and see why Kolding is a design city. Kolding bets on desig...

Kolding can now pride itself with the prestigious title UNESCO Design City. Kolding is the first city in Denmark to become a part of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network, and in the Nordic countries, only Helsinki in Finland has been given this acknowledgement so far.
Arts and crafts galleries
Kolding is rich in craftsmen, visit them as they are working, and buy unique items directly from the local artist. Visited their galleries, potteries, glass factories or other workshops in Kolding.

Kolding Åsteder – city spaces

Kolding River (Kolding Å) snakes through the city of Kolding. Along the river is a system of paths, which feature great city spaces. These “Åsteder” are places where you can relax, chill out with your friends, exercise or play. In 2010, the city council decided upon a comprehensive stra...

Kolding Skatepark

Try out Kolding's very own Skatepark and practice doing cool tricks.

IBC Innovationsfabrikken

If you want to have a meeting in an inspiring environment, the IBC Innovationsfabrikken is exactly the place for you. There is room for whatever you want. There are many different meeting rooms where you can either sit around a meeting table or hold a large conference. When you need a brea...