Tagged: Victoria Hofmo

Mark Sandberg on Ibsen’s architecture

When a house is not a home Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. Theatre for a New Audience has been producing theatrical masterworks throughout New York City for over 30 years, and in 2013 the theater...

Viking exhibits sail into Mystic, Conn.

Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. One must-do this summer is to visit the exhibit, The Vikings Begin: Treasures from Uppsala University, Sweden. The artifacts have traveled from Scandinavia’s first university to Mystic Seaport Museum in...

Norwegian shipbuilding

When a boat is not just a boat

Faber Navalis, a film by Maurizio Borriello, takes viewers inside a ship’s restoration Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. This film begins with the bangs of a resistant metal workshop door being forcibly opened, just sounds,...

NYC

Meet the modern-day Norse devotees

NYC Heathens is a group for practitioners of—and those curious about—the old ways Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. Nazis tried to usurp parts of the Viking culture for their own propaganda. They even held up...

Norwegian Memorial

Norwegian history landmarked in NYC

A remnant of New York’s rich Norwegian history is now likely to be preserved Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. It isn’t often in this age of McMansions and Starchitects that historic low-story buildings can be...

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Unexpected runes

Hurry in to the “Now and Forever: The Art of Medieval Time” exhibit in NY to see a Christian calendar in a pagan alphabet Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. I love medieval art because there...

Tine Thing Helseth

Meet Norway’s trumpet superstar

Miss Thing Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. Norwegian trumpeter Tine Thing Helseth is an artist who marches to the beat of her own horn. This 30-year-old hails from Oslo and has been setting the world...

Lois Tonnessen

Shaped by Norway

An interview with Norwegian-American painter Lois Tonnessen Andersen Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. It’s always wonderful to discover a new Norwegian-American artist. So it was with great pleasure that I was introduced to the work...