Tagged: Museum

Steven Johnson named Vesterheim’s Executive Director

Decorah, Iowa—The Board of Trustees of Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum has named Steven Johnson, Decorah, Iowa, as Executive Director of its world-class ethnic museum effective November 1. Johnson has been associated with the museum for...

Artists win national woodworking contest

Mark Staples, Star Prairie, won a white ribbon in woodworking from Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum’s “National Exhibition of Folk Art in the Norwegian Tradition.” Also, David Fowler, New Richmond, won an honorable mention award in woodworking...

Six shortlisted in Oslo museum competition

Six designs have been shortlisted in the international competition to build a new National Museum of Art, Architecture & Design in Oslo, reports Bdonline.co.uk. Statsbygg (Public Construction and Property, Norway) was earlier this year instructed...

Oslo Culture Night program available now

The popular Oslo Culture Night will be held for the fifth time September 18. As always there is an endless list of events and activities to choose from, and everything is free! Oslo Culture...

The New Nordic Heritage Museum in Seattle

The Nordic Heritage Museum in Seattle, WA is in the midst of the most exciting transformation since its founding in 1980. After 25 years in its current home, the Museum is embarking on a...