Oslo – the Nordic City of Light

Oslo – the Nordic City of Light

Norway’s capital city offers a lively mix of galleries, museums, shops, restaurants and nightlife, with magnificent forests, islands, ski trails and the beautiful Oslo...
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The Oslo Accords Made Into Thrilling Broadway Production

Oslo Accords, the set of agreements between the Government of Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), signed in Washington, D.C. in 1993 and...
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A Norwegian Artist with a Museum

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The Norwegian Photographer Who Never Existed

The Norwegian Photographer Who Never Existed

According to British Journal of Photography, Norwegian photographer Anja Niemi, based in London, is one of the most compelling modern artists working today. Until...
The Scandinavian Jazz Church in New Orleans

The Scandinavian Jazz Church in New Orleans

Formerly known as the Norwegian Seamen’s Church, The Scandinavian Jazz Church continues its monthly jazz service which has been held since 1905. The reason is...
Oslo Goes Pop

Oslo Goes Pop

American Post-War Pop Art is now exhibited at the National Gallery in Oslo. “The Great Graphic Boom” is here defined as the decades following...
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Norwegian Mr. Little Jeans

The Norwegian-born, now  Los Angeles-based singer, Mr. Little Jeans  is in fact not a mister but techno-pop artist Monica Birkenes. She went from quietly writing...
Exciting Modern Architecture in Lillehammer

Exciting Modern Architecture in Lillehammer

The Norwegian architects Snøhetta has done it again! This time the celebrated architects have created a holistic expression for both the Lillehammer Museum of...

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