Category: Arts & Entertainment

A summer of Northern Lights

The all-female choir made famous by the music for Disney’s Frozen unveils new album Special Release Decca Records They helped inspire one of the biggest films in box office history, and now the women...

Slow TV migrates with reindeer

Tove Andersson Oslo, Norway “The whole project is madness,” said Ole Rune Hætta, Program Director at NRK Sápmi. Reindeer herding minute by minute took a new turn and the slow TV program had to...

Book review: An easy-to-read saga

Doug Warne KKNW Scandinavian Hour If you wanted to read the history of the first king of all Norway, you might find yourself examining Old Norse books like the Heimskringla. However, the language would...

History with verve

Yilek’s new book tells Stories of Norway Judith Gabriel Vinje Los Angeles From Norse myth to the tale of a seven-year-old Norwegian queen’s tragic voyage—from witch trials in Finnmark to adventures of World War...

Kaleidoscope art

Norwegian artist Liliane Blom’s latest piece is a shining reflection of humanity Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. “Kaleidoscope,” the latest installation of Norwegian artist Liliane Blom, is mesmerizing. It is currently on exhibit at...

Three authors to scare up this påske

Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. Do you have your Easter thrillers for 2017 yet? Norwegians are preparing for their annual crime reading spree that will take place during their Easter break, Maundy Thursday to...

Nature, color & light

Liliane Blom & the influence of Norway Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. Norwegian Liliane Blom spoke to the women of Lakselaget D.C. about her digital art this March in Chevy Chase, Maryland. Growing up...