About the National Museum

Outgoing loans

The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design lends a number of works from the Collections to exhibitions in Norway and abroad. Artworks from the National Museum are also on loan to State buildings in Norway and abroad.

Requests should be made in writing at least 6 months prior to an exhibition is scheduled to start. In order to facilitate a decision the request should include:
- a list of the requested works of art (artist, title, technique, dimensions, inventory number - if possible)
- duration and title of the exhibition
- description of the exhibition concept
- purpose of the loan

List of works may also be sent digitalized.

Security and climate conditions

It is appreciated that the loan application will include a standard security and climate report «Facility Report» or it may be sent to saksarkiv@nasjonalmuseet.no.