Press Releases

Josef Albers – first solo exhibition in Norway

Sep 08, 2014 07:40 BST Henie Onstad Kunstsenter Following the exhibition Human Space Machine: Stage Experiments at the Bauhaus, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter (HOK) in Norway is proud to present an exhibition featuring the work of Josef Albers, one of the most influential Bauhaus artists. Welcome to the press preview of Josef Albers: Minimal Means, Maximum Effect at HOK on Thursday 16 September at 10 am.

Team Zietlow goes for third World Record Drive in Volkswagen Touareg

Sep 04, 2014 10:14 BST Volkswagen UK This September, a team composed of Rainer Zietlow, Marius Biela and Matthias Prillwitz will once again attempt a new spectacular record in a Volkswagen Touareg from Nordkapp, Norway, to Cape Agulhas, the southernmost point of Africa.

Emirates opens service from Oslo Airport

Sep 03, 2014 14:28 BST Oslo Lufthavn AS Norwegian travellers can now enjoy the benefits of daily flights to Dubai following the launch of Emirates’ service on Tuesday.

“A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity”

Aug 25, 2014 12:49 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway Jane Wentworth Associates will become the National Museum’s branding consultant in conjunction with the new museum at Vestbanen in Oslo. JWA has previously worked with institutions such as V&A, Tate, Guggenheim, and the National Gallery of Denmark.

Norway’s coolest cabin opens doors for hikers

Aug 20, 2014 16:29 BST VisitNorway High into the mountains in Northern Norway, you find the Rabot Mountain Cabin – the coolest cabin in Norway. With 30 beds, it welcomes hikers from all over the world to a design surprise on top of the mountain.

Paul Vuijsters new Country Manager for Netigate Norway

Aug 20, 2014 08:30 BST Netigate The Swedish company Netigate is one of Europe’s largest suppliers of software for online research and feedback management. Netigate has now appointed Paul Vuijsters as Country Manager for its Norwegian operations. The 34 year old was formerly chief consultant at Ramböll Management Consulting.

Exotic wildlife safaris in Norway – get close up with killer whales and Rudolph the Reindeer

Jul 09, 2014 16:00 BST VisitNorway You don’t have to go to African savannahs for outstanding wildlife safaris - Norway has its share of interesting safaris on offer too. Only a two hour flight from most places in the UK, visitors can experience whales first hand; walk among rare musk oxen; and spot Rudolph the reindeer in its natural habitat.

EuroPride 2014: Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg opens Pride Park

Jun 24, 2014 18:38 BST Oslo Pride For the official opening of Pride Park on Wednesday, Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg comes and gives the opening speech. On the main stage at Pride Park there will also be fantastic opening show with names like Linnea Dale, Bow to Each Other, Opera to the people and Hector Lopez on the poster.

Max Zachs and the minister for Equality and Social Inclusion opens EuroPride 2014

Jun 13, 2014 09:38 BST Oslo Pride Max Zachs, one of Britiains most well known Trans people, known from the British TV series "My Transsexual Summer" headlines the official opening of EuroPride 2014 in Oslo, Norway. At the official opening Zachs will be accompanied by Norway’s minister for Equality and Social Inclusion, Solveig Horne (in the picture), from the populist Progress party (Frp).

Continued growth in air traffic as passenger numbers increase in May

Jun 12, 2014 08:00 BST Oslo Lufthavn AS International traffic increased by 3.7 % in May compared to May last year, while domestic traffic experienced a growth of 1.5 %.