Art Across Oceans
The 'Container '96' exhibition in Copenhagen
From 2 May to 31 August 1996 Copenhagen was the venue for a large international art exhibition, 'Containers '96: Art Across Oceans'. The exhibition was held entirely within the interiors of ninety-six shipping containers assembled al fresco on the pier at Langelinie.
The significance of the number ninety-six was that the show took place in 1996, the year of Copenhagen's reign as the cultural capital…