First Time Exhibit in Scandinavia by Controversial Japanese Artist

First Time Exhibit in Scandinavia by Controversial Japanese Artist

The Astrup Fearnley Museum in Oslo, Norway is now presenting a solo exhibition of the world-famous Japanese artist Takashi Murakami (b. 1962, Tokyo).The exhibition...

Norwegian man cut neighbor’s outbuilding into two

A Norwegian man, Arne Vigeland, hired two workmen to cut his neighbors outbuilding right in half because it crossed over onto his land. Then...

At the Edge in Oslo

Top-notch transit and plenty of attractions concentrated around the downtown harbor, Aker Brygge and Tjuvholmen make it possible to get a good feel for...

Young Norwegian Fashion Design Award Winner

Winner of the 2017 Bik Bok Runway Award (BBRA) will be announced tonight at the Marble Room at Sentralen in Oslo. Five nominees will...

Flavour Of The Month At Harrods – Skrei from Norway

Hailing from what is considered the largest and most sustainable managed stocks of codfish in the world, the Norwegian Arctic Cod lives in the...

Prison Life in Scandinavia

“What is the Scandinavian prison system like?” wondered James Conway, a former correctional officer from the notorious US prison Attica. He was invited by...

The Scandinavian Model

Nathan Heller took a closer look at the Scandinavian Model in The New Yorker Magazine February Issue this year, and asks if Scandinavians have...
Pomp and Circumstance in Norway

Pomp and Circumstance in Norway

The Norwegian Monarchy has roots going back more than a thousand years in history. Here we shall only briefly touch upon the many centuries...

Bruce-Willis-like Car Chase in Norway

“Bruce Willis could never have done this,” said a local police officer in Kristiansand after a Norwegian car owner had clung onto the top...

Pictures of Longing

The photographic culture of Norwegian US immigrantsLengselens bilder (Pictures of Longing) by Sigrid Lien is a photographic image of America – as seen through...
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