U-turn Quadrennial

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U-TURN Quadrennial for Contemporary Art was the first international festival for contemporary art to be held in Denmark. In September 2008, U-TURN opened with performances, public interventions and exhibitions in various venues throughout the city of Copenhagen. The main exhibition was be held on the grounds of the former Carlsberg brewery, inside the old tap factory Tap E, as well as in the Academy garden, opened to the public for the first time. The exhibition continued outside on streets, squares, walls and in the harbour with a total of twelve public art projects. Several other art projects was realized in collaboration with a wide range of institutions such as Camp X, Cinemateket, Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek and Takkelloftet (The Opera). Rumlab was involved as architect for the exposition.