At home with Nikolai Astrup

Several major exhibitions of Nikolai Astrup’s work have made people travel to western Norway to visit the farm where he lived and painted the last 15 years of his life.

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Sleep in an art project on one of Norway’s southernmost islands

On the island of Hidra you can stay in a tiny cabin and wake up to a grand view.

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How Picasso learned to draw

A selection of childhood drawings by Picasso at The Louisiana Museum of Modern Art gives us a rare glimpse into the early years of Pablo Picasso.

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Norwegian art in an Italian palace

If you’re on holiday in northern Italy in the summer you have a unique opportunity to experience some of Norway’s most exciting young artists in a unique environment.

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Rythm and teenage blues

British artist Låpsley played one of her first concerts at Øya-festivalen in Oslo. This year she’s coming back to Scandinavia with a lot more confidence.

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Why is it so hard to love another human being?

Norwegian film director Aasne Vaa Greibrokks first full length feature tackles one of life’s great questions.

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Wagner’s Ring Cykle in just 80 minutes

When opera veterans Hege Høisæter and and Magne Fremmerlid give their final performance at The Norwegian Opera this week, it’s with a 80 minute version of Wagner’s massive work The Ring of The Nibelung

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Art on the road

This summer’s major exhibitions in Norway’s are made in collaboration with other museums across the world.

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The art of every day

The Swedish Cherry family devoted their life to art and music. This summer Moki Cherrys colorful tapestries fill an entire room at Moderna Museet in Stockholm.

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The many faces of Bettina Rheims

For 35 years the French photographer Bettina Rheims has seen herself through the faces of other women.

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