Danish Designer Receives Swedish Award

Danish Designer Receives Swedish Award

The Danish designer Margrethe Odgaard (b. 1978) is 2016 year’s recipient of the Torsten and Wanja Söderberg Prize. In connection to the award ceremony, Margrethe Odgaard is...
Gerda Wegener Exhibition in Copenhagen

Gerda Wegener Exhibition in Copenhagen

The thought-provoking Gerda Wegener exhibition at Arken Museum of Modern Art in Ishøj, Copenhagen, displays Gerda Wegener’s favorite motif, women. For those who gave...

Danish Researchers on Music and Memory

Does music affect memory? Danish researchers are testing a hypothesis that children with musical skills such as rhythm and melody also develop stronger memories. School children aged 6-19...

Take Me Back

Danish pop promise Christopher and Norwegian super producer Matoma have teamed up on a brand new single called ‘Take Me Back’! This collaboration is quite...

Strange Facts about Scandinavia

Looking for facts about Scandinavia? Here they are... Swedish people recycle so much that the Waste-to-Power plants actually import waste from Norway. Norway is one of the largest oil...

Nightlife in Copenhagen

Wonder where to spend your night in Copenhagen? Here is an overview of our favorite places in the Danish capital. Rust Guldbergsgade 8 – Nørrebro Rust in...

Scandinavian Sound of Success

How did three countries famous for flat-packs and meatballs, export of bacon, fish, oil and gas manage to be three of the leading exporting...

The Welcoming Danes

The Danes are generally warm, witty and welcoming. But they can also be cool and reserved. It depends where you meet them. Danes have two...

Too Nude for Facebook

Nudity rules on Facebook stopped a Danish politician from publishing a photo of the iconic statue Little Mermaid in Copenhagen. The bronze figure is 102...

Bridge to the Future

The new millennium brought change for one of Scandinavia’s oldest schisms. The Øresund road and rail bridge rejoined Denmark and Sweden in 2000, a...

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