The Munch Museum



A comprehensive catalogue of Edvard Munch's entire printmaking oeuvre.

Read more


A comprehensive catalogue over Edvard Munch's prints.

Read more


One of the Munch Museum's most important tasks is to generate new knowledge about Edvard Munch and his art.

Read more

The Research Library

The library is a research library that manages the collection, including all documentation and accrued knowledge about Edvard Munch, and makes it available for in-house as well as external research.

Read more
Terje 98U9767

Conservation Work

The Conservation Department is responsible for preserving the Munch Collection ...

Read more

Save the bird droppings!??

Original photographs reveal that deterioration had already reached a considerable level during Munch's lifetime ...

Read more
MM I 00360-crop

Edvard Munch’s paint tubes and working materials

In the museum's storage rooms is a large collection of Edvard Munch's art tools and materials ...

Read more
konservatorer 98U97711

Moving of the Collection

The Conservation Department is conducting procedures for moving the collection to the new Munch Museum in Bjørvika.

Read more
M0371-S 2012 02 20 15 28 121-crop

Workers in Snow

The painting Workers in Snow (Woll M 1091) is in very poor condition. It has frequently ...

Read more
Jin Alyssa XRF

Changes in the Paint Layers in Munch's Paintings

In this project, surface phenomena that appear as a darkening or fading of the paint layers ...

Read more

China Paper

The Conservation Department is cataloguing the properties of China paper.

Read more
No-MM T2770-00-R

Edvard Munch's Writings is the museum's digital publication portal for the body of written material that Edvard Munch left behind.

Read more

Books and films

Learn more about Munch! An overview on the latest publications on Edvard Munch's life and work.

Read more

Loans from the Munch collection

Conditions and application requirements for the loan of artworks from The Munch Museum´s collection.

Read more

The Munch and Vigeland Grant

The grant encompasses subjects related to Munch's and Vigeland's art and as a rule is awarded to research projects.

Read more
T0384 20160509


A comprehensive catalogue over Edvards Munch's drawings.

Read more

The Collection

Munchmuseet manages Norways most important art colletion. The magnificent donation from Edvard Munch and Rolf Stenersen comprises one of the world's largest monographic collections.

Read more

Innovative technology to preserve Munch's art.

An international research project has been launched to identify a solution to one of the most significant challenges relating to the conservation of Edvard Munch’s works.

Read more