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Contact Halmstads Municipality

Phone

Opening hours

Visiting address

035-13 70 00

Monday - Thursday

Rådhuset, Kyrkogatan 5

 

Kl. 8 am - 5 pm

 

Phone hours

Friday

Postal address

Monday - Thursday

Kl. 8 am - 4 pm

301 05 Halmstad, Sweden

Kl. 7 am - 5 pm

 

 

Friday

 

E-mail

Kl. 7 am - 4 pm

Mapexternal linkdirekt@halmstad.se

 

Art and museums

Halmstad is a lively city for art. Here you’ll find a wide range of everything from local to international art.

The city is rich with public art that you can experience at first hand. The municipal council is also investing a lot in exhibitions and education. Mjellby Art museum and Halmstads Konsthall together make up a basis for the municipal council’s art initiative.

Discover the art on your own

Do an Art Walk and dicover the art on your own with our map.

Well-known artists from Halmstad

A number of artists have lived and worked in Halmstad over the years. Halmstadgruppen, formed in 1929, was active for 50 years. Their group of friends included a number of artists who spent their summers in Halmstad.

Sven X:et Eriksson, Knut Gruve, Felix Hatz etc. formed "Söndrumskolonin" over a period of a few years in the 1940s. Other artists with connections to Halmstad include Olle Baertling and Edvin Öhrström. Even today Halmstad has a number of artists working here.