August Art: Acid trip to the trailerpark – The Post

August Art: Acid trip to the trailerpark

(photo: Thies Botman)
July 26th, 2015 7:00 am| by Luisa Kyca
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Richard Colman at Trailerpark

Jul 30-Aug 1; Enghavevej 80, Cph V; 225-500kr; trailerparkfestival.com

The Trailerpark Festival brings you a range of amazing artists this year, among them Richard Colman.

The San Francisco-based artist is famous for his pictures of female bodies painted in strong unnatural colours.

For the festival he (among others)will design a trailer in a pycho-colour, art deco style – even imagining that feels like you’re on an acid trip.

Getting a one-day ticket for 225kr gives you the opportunity to stroll around the trailers and to enjoy some of the concerts that are taking place at the festival too. (LK)


Metropolis Festival

(photo: Thomas Seest)
(photo: Thomas Seest)



Aug 12-31; free adm; kit.dk

This biennial festival offers new circus performances and art all over the city to create new ‘spaces’ and connect art with metropolitan life. Check online for the exact schedule. Some events are free, others unavoidable. (LK)


Crafts Fair

(photo: Dorte Kroch)
(photo: Dorte Kroch)



Aug 13-15; Frue Plads, Cph K; free adm; craftsfair.dk

Take a stroll around this three-day market and discover Danish design and craft at its finest. You’ll find the newest it-piece for your home, guaranteed! Get there early for the bargains! (LK)