Installations of Verket
The Agency has a number of permanent artworks and installations. They are available in different shapes, designs and materials, such as glass sculptures, paintings, constructed rooms etc. Most have been put in place by Avesta Art years, and remained thereafter. Others have found homes in the suggestive premises of another’s way. All installations are in one way or another fully integrated in the environment.

You will find the different installations under each heading. Please go and read more about them and where the Agency’s premises, you can experience them.

Welcome to let your senses be touched and seduced!

The Corridor

Sonja Nilsson, The Martin hall Deep in the Martin Hall there is a black door with a golden knob for a handle.  Inside an endless corridor awaits you, a labyrinth made of mirrors. The corridor twists and turns but in each angle there is a mirror that reveals what is around the corner. Farthest down…

Glass works of art by Kjell Engman

Kjell Engman, Blast Furnace hall, 3rd floor Let yourself be seduced by the White Wife The smithies in their black and white working clothes are drawn into a mocking, seductive dance by the smelting work's white wife. Who is she, this legendary female figure who both attracts and scares in the gloom of the works?…

A piece of time

Tomas Nordberg, Blast furnace Hall, 3rd floor A piece of time Administration has let the gaze wander to slide further, to just beyond the artwork, perhaps to another world. A piece time gives a sensation of redeem the fire at the iron production. Tomas Nordberg is trained Consulate School and Arts College. His work is represented…

Avesta Stream

Lennart Rodhe, The Blast Furnace hall Avesta Stream The artist has interpreted the Avesta in a pattern puzzles, which measure more than twenty square meters; River and älvvattnet, who once ran the iron works. The glowing iron, which flows from the blast furnace. Culture, and the glittering lights of the green loop and white flowers. Lennart…

The Blast God

The watchful eye observes and monitors the visitor to enter the blast furnace. Eye borrowed by another visitor who sees in secret event. Arijana Kajfes is trained at the Art Academy in Stockholm and at the University of San Francisco, and has in recent years worked with artistic research at The Interactive Institute in Stockholm.…

Blast furnace Hall

Work´s paintings In two large paintings the artist stepping in to the workers at the blast furnace and martin works, prisoners of their features in heavy but also reputable chores, conveys ugnarnas hot radiation and the game between light and darkness. In an exterior mirrors his foundry in its power days of life on the…

Opera Taktil

From rubbish and scrap to a unique and remarkable collection of instruments that inspire creativity The creator and father of Opera Tactile is composer Torbjörn Grass. Together with a percussionist and Verket, and blended with a large measure of fantasy and creativity, scrap instruments were created from the remains of the old ironworks and the…

Men who are falling & Delay mirror

Män som faller (Men who are Falling) A work of art by Robert Brečević about masculinity in freefall, about integrity and susceptibility, about presence Delay Mirror A work of art about the picture we have of ourselves compared to that other people have of us, about identity and conception of reality The work has been…

Björn Lövins Gallery

There is a feeling of reverence and awe in the newly-opened Björn Lövin Gallery in Avesta Art Stately, stylish and dignified stands Dädsker At first glance the sculptures seem to support the slag-stone wall while in actual fact they give their support to each one of us – to human dignity The name Dädsk stands…