Exhibitions, collections and events

Style 1100–1905

Museum of Decorative Arts and Design

The exhibition provides a comprehensive, chronological introduction to the history of Norwegian and European style.

The exhibition provides a comprehensive, chronological introduction to the history of Norwegian and European style. It presents the museum’s rich collections of textiles, silver, glass, ceramics and furniture from the Middle Ages to 1905. The exhibition consists of presentations of the following historical periods: the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, the Baroque and Rococo periods, Neoclassicism, Historicism and Art Nouveau. It also contains four thematically arranged presentations.