As one of Europe’s leading museums of modern and contemporary art, its known for its open and experimental spirit. A brave yet accessible museum in a larger world, taking risks in the name of art, it enables all artistic disciplines to meet, and fosters dialogue with an actively participating audience. A relevant museum, it reconsiders history and engages with society, confronting contemporary audiences with the best from the past. The museum’s collection is a dynamic and growing resource that is shown from new perspectives that change constantly. Internationally famous masterpieces are on view at the same time as brand new impulses. Set up as a mobile arena for activities that engage the public and the world beyond the museum walls, with rich programmes of activities and playful events, the audience meets not just the art but the artists themselves. Above all, Moderna Museet believes in art as an experience for people of all ages, and art as a source of knowledge about the world and about ourselves.