​At last, an exhibition about landscape architecture!

Press Releases   •   Jan 22, 2019 13:43 GMT

Did you know that Norway was the first country in Europe to educate landscape architects? In 2019 it will be a hundred years since the landscape architect programme began at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU). The centennial will be celebrated with the OUTDOOR MATTERS exhibition at the National Museum – Architecture , Oslo. The exhibition will run from 8 February to 1 September 2019.

Experience Le Corbusier as a graphic artist for the first time since 1966!

Press Releases   •   Oct 10, 2018 12:44 BST

The exhibition“Le Corbusier – Lithography” opens 11.10 in the Vault at the National Museum – Architecture, where lithographs from the final years of Le Corbusier’s life will be on display. These works were the highlights of the major commemorative exhibition of Le Corbusier at the Museum of Decorative Arts and Design in 1966, the year after his death, and now shown for the first time since then.

​Exhibition on Le Corbusier’s new direction as an artist and architect

Press Releases   •   Oct 09, 2018 08:47 BST

Villa Stenersen, which is one of the National Museum’s exhibition venues, shows the exhibition “Le Corbusier by the Sea” from 5 May. The exhibition explores Le Corbusier’s work as an artist in the period 1926–36 by presenting reproductions of his most important paintings, sketches and drawings. During these years, Le Corbusier travelled every summer to Le Piquey on the coast of southwest France.

Major Harald Sohlberg exhibition at the National Gallery in the National Museum of Norway

Press Releases   •   Sep 14, 2018 13:22 BST

Harald Sohlberg’s famously " Winter Night in the Mountains" has captivated viewers for over a century now. This autumn, the National Museum will display around sixty of the artist’s most famous paintings, in addition to a number of drawings, sketches, and prints. We invite the media to a preview in the exhibition , 27 Sept. at 11:00 a.m. To register, contact elise.lund@nasjonalmuseet.no.

New book and exhibition in the National Museum about the world’s most important room - The Security Council Chamber.

Press Releases   •   Jun 12, 2018 09:04 BST

Norwegian architecture, design, and works of art inform the room where some of the most critical decisions of our time are made, namely the Security Council Chamber at the UN Headquarters in Manhattan, which will now be the focus of a new book and exhibition. Advance viewing and book presentation for the press: Wednesday, 13 June, 11:00, the National Museum – Architecture, Bankplassen 3.

​Invitation to a press viewing of “Gerhard Munthe. Enchanted Design” in the National Gallery

Press Releases   •   May 28, 2018 12:56 BST

Time: Wednesday, 6 June, 11:00 a.m. This summer, the National Gallery will be used to showcase over 230 works of design and decorative art by Gerhard Munthe (1849–1929). Munthe was one of Europe’s foremost Art Nouveau artists around 1900, and his Viking-inspired imagery and vibrant colours resonate today as well. To attend,please contact Press Manager Elise Lund (elise.lund@nasjonalmuseet.no).

​Museum Work exhibition featuring Dag Erik Elgin at the National Gallery.

Press Releases   •   May 07, 2018 08:10 BST

This summer, visitors will be treated to a surprising and somewhat unusual exhibition on the first floor of the National Gallery. Artist Dag Erik Elgin paitings will be showcased in a dialogue with some of the National Museum’s most famous works of art. The exhibition opens 25 May, and the press are invited to a preview on Wednesday, 23 May, upon request. Museum Work will run until 9 September.

​ A new exhibition at the National Museum – Architecture asks: What characterizes good housing?

Press Releases   •   Apr 26, 2018 14:33 BST

Do Oslo’s first-time homebuyers and other house hunters get the quality they pay for as they try to find a home of their own? Have houses and flats gone from being a home to being an investment? Do current housing policies make good housing affordable for people with normal incomes? These are some of the questions the “House Viewing” exhibition, which opened on 27 April, tries to answer.

​Exhibition on Le Corbusier’s new direction as an artist and architect

Press Releases   •   Apr 20, 2018 13:52 BST

Villa Stenersen, which is one of the National Museum’s exhibition venues, will show the exhibition “Le Corbusier by the Sea” from 5 May. The exhibition will explore Le Corbusier’s work as an artist in the period 1926–36 by presenting reproductions of his most important paintings, sketches and drawings. Press preview, 3 May, at 11 a.m. To register, send an e-mail to elise.lund@nasjonalmuseet.no.

​The Grosch Medal 2018 awarded to Jarmund/Vigsnæs AS Arkitekter MNAL

Press Releases   •   Mar 20, 2018 09:14 GMT

The National Museum invited the press to attend the award ceremony of the Grosch Medal 2018. The ceremony took place on Thursday, 15 March at 5 p.m. at the National Museum - Architecture. In connection with the award, an exhibition of the prizewinners’ work will be shown in The Vault.

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