People and Possessions

Explore the history of European design, decorative art and craft-based art from the last 500 years.

In People and Possessions, you can find everything from majestic rococo cupboards and kitchen tools by Alessi to haute couture by Per Spook and furniture by Le Corbusier and Arne Jacobsen. One of the most important works is Ole Bull’s beautiful Gasparo da Salo violin from 1562, which is decorated with a head carving by Benvenuto Cellini.


  • 10 Apr 2013 to 31 Dec 2014
  • Kode 1
  • 100,- / 50,- / 0,- *

* * Adults: NOK 100,- Students: NOK 50,- Children (0-16 yrs.): Free. Free admission with the Bergen card. The ticket gives admission to all exhibitions at KODE for two days.