Tagged: Oslo Opera House

SNØHETTA: architecture – landscape – interior

The innovative, award-winning, and environmentally conscious architectural firm, Snøhetta, will be featured in a multi-faceted exhibition, opening February 4, 2010. SNØHETTA architecture – landscape – interior offers insight into the design and construction of...

Thumbs up for Lambda in Oslo

The City Council of Oslo has chosen the Lambda project, designed by Spanish Herroros Arquitectos, as concept for further development of the new Munch museum in Oslo. Their conclusion is based on the architectural design jury...

Oslo one of Monocle Magazine’s top 25 cities

This month Oslo appears for the first time in Monocle‘s renowned Quality of Life Index. Only 25 cities make the magazine’s annual list, and Oslo is ranked number 17. Monocle says: “This is Oslo’s...

Bill Gates: I love Norway

  Microsoft founder Bill Gates said during a meeting with businessmen in Oslo, Norway that billionaires ought to give away most of their wealth to charitable causes, and they would even find they enjoyed...

Warschawski hired to boost Norway’s tourism efforts

BALTIMORE, April 14, 2009 – Warschawski, a full service public relations, marketing and advertising agency, announced today it has been retained as U.S. agency of record by Innovation Norway, the Norwegian state-owned company that...

Best Trip Ever!

Dare to do it yourself, but learn before you leave By John Erik Stacy Bus, Boat, Car and Train When considering a trip to Norway, one of the most fun aspects of the upcoming...

TH!NK and Oslo Opera House nominated for design award

TH!NK City and The Oslo Opera House are nominated to the prestigious Brit Insurance Designs of the Year. The award presents the most innovative and forward looking design solutions internationally. The nominated products fall into seven...

Peter Greenberg On the Air from Oslo

Tune into Peter Greenberg Worldwide Radio on Feb. 28, 2009 to hear Peter talking travel from the Thon Hotel Opera next to the stunning Oslo Opera House. Nearby forests and hiking trails aren’t typically characteristic of...

Reclaiming the waterfront

Oslo harbor east becomes a major attraction by putting traffic in a tunnel and culture on top By John Erik Stacy Norwegian American Weekly Oslo has a beautiful waterfront and they are making the...