Tagged: arts and entertainment

Nordic Film Fest Season 2010/2011 kicks off!

The 2010/11 Nordic Film Fest season kicks off this year in Minneapolis, then traveling across the country with even more Nordic Films, panels, and parties. This upcoming season has a lot to be excited...

Simen Johan at MAD Museum in New York

The Norwegian artist Simen Johan will be part of the exhibit Dead or Alive, presented by the Museum of Arts and Design from April 27 through October 24, 2010, in New York Dead or...

Streetcar: Down and dirty from Down Under

Cate Blanchett stars under Liv Ullman’s direction in “Street Car Named Desire” By Victoria Hofmo Contributing Editor Placing “Streetcar Named Desire” at BAM’s Harvey Theater left little need for a set designer.   It was...

Nordic Film Fest in Austin, Texas

The American-Scandinavian Foundation Texas Associates (ASFTA) announces the seventh annual Nordic Film Fest to be held on Saturday, February 27th at the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum’s Spirit of Texas Theater. The films...

Lecture to profile seamstress to the stars

The life of a Norwegian seamstress to the stars will be the topic of a lecture at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, at California Lutheran University. Ingrid Isaksen will present “From North Lights to...

Music at Scandinavia House January 2010

APAP 2010 – Northern Realms Music Showcase Monday, January 11, 2010 First set: 2-5 pm         Second set: 7-11 pm FREE reservations are required: 607-435-2045 info@OnQueueArtists.com Some of the most exciting and talented folk music...

Norwegian Christmas at Union Station

For the 13th year in a row, The Royal Norwegian Embassy celebrates the Christmas season with the people of Washington D.C. with a series of events and concerts in various venues, as well as...

Thieves steal Munch painting in Oslo

Scandinavian criminals just can’t seem to get enough of Edvard Munch. In 2004, masked gunmen stole two of the artist’s paintings from the Munch Museum, and, more recently, a Swedish dealer has been accused...