Blå Legende - Domkirken - Ribe, Danmark
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N 55° 19.687 E 008° 45.716
32U E 484895 N 6131331
Quick Description: Moderne glasmalerier i Ribe Domkirke...Modern stained glass windows in Ribe Cathedral
Location: Denmark
Date Posted: 7/14/2020 10:20:56 AM
Waymark Code: WM12TPQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
I 1982 blev kunstneren Carl Henning Pedersen valgt til at skulle udsmykke Ribe Domkirke. Domkriken er en af de ældste kirker i Danmark, fra omkring 1100.
Valget af Carl Henning Pedersen gav mange protester fra befolkningen, da han var en moderne ekspressionistisk kunstner.
I 1983 påbegyndte Carl-Henning Pedersen det 5 år lange arbejde med kalkmalerier, mosaikker og glasmalerier til Ribe Domkirke.

In 1982, the artist Carl Henning Pedersen was chosen to decorate Ribe Cathedral. The cathedral is one of the oldest churches in Denmark, from around 1100.
The election of Carl Henning Pedersen provoked many protests from the population as he was a modern expressionist artist.
In 1983, Carl-Henning Pedersen began the 5-year work with frescoes, mosaics and stained glass windows for Ribe Cathedral.
There are 5 windows. The church is being renovated and 2 stained glass windows can be seen at the moument. "The Blue Legend" and "From Earth to Heaven"

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Type of building where window is located: Church

Ribe, Danmark

Days of Operation: every day

Hours of Operation: From: 10:00 AM To: 5:00 PM

Admission Charge: Not Listed

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