AvistegnernesHus - The Newspaper Illustrators House - Drøbak

Location: Akershus
Lindtrupbakken 1, 1440 Drøbak (show map)
Category: Activities & Sightseeing

The place to enjoy the satire and humorous observations of this irreverent group of illustrators. There is a lot of activity and an ambitious exhibition program.

This is the place for good satire and humorous comments on the world's odd ways. The Newspaper Illustrators House is a visible proof of newspaper cartoonists having a special status in Norway. The museum has a total of 250 m2 exhibition area, you can see works by the famous newspaper comics such as Finn Graff, Inge Grødum, Pedro, Morten M, Jan.O., Herb and all the other great artists in this form of journalism in.

Drøbak – free city for persecuted cartoonists

It's not just writers who are threatened on their life when they make use of their right to free speech and expression. It also applies to newspaper cartoonists. Drøbak is the first city in the world which has been approved as a “Free-city” for newspaper cartoonists. This means that a persecuted artist gets the possibility to live and work in Norway for a period of two years.

Take a trip to The Newspaper Illustrators House in Drøbak.

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Lindtrupbakken 1
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+47 64 93 67 85

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For more detailed information about the destinations in Østfold, please contact the local tourist information offices in Fredrikstad & Hvaler, Halden, Indre Østfold, Moss and Sarpsborg.

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