Press Releases

Blockbuster international exhibition is rewriting art history

Sep 24, 2015 13:42 BST Henie Onstad Kunstsenter With the exhibition Hilma af Klint – A Pioneer of Abstraction, an international success seen by over one million people comes to Henie Onstad Kunstsenter (HOK) at Høvikodden.

​​New direct route to the northern lights in Norway

Sep 02, 2015 11:43 BST VisitNorway From February 2016, it will be even easier to experience the mythical northern lights in Norway. Tour operator Inghams introduces two new packages featuring an exclusive direct flight from London Gatwick to Evenes, visiting towns such Harstad and Narvik, as well as the stunning fjords and islands scattered across Northern Norway.

In Search of Matisse opens the fall season at Henie Onstad Kunstsenter

Sep 01, 2015 09:22 BST Henie Onstad Kunstsenter Looting of cultural heritage and artworks is addressed in exhibition Famous artworks by Pablo Picasso, Pierre Bonnard, and Henri Matisse are juxtaposed with new work from such contemporary artists as Michael Rakowitz, Céline Condorelli, Dag Erik Elgin, Marianne Heier, and Matts Leiderstam when Henie Onstad Kunstsenter (HOK) launches its fall exhibition season with In Search of Matisse.

New festival - Glamping to the tunes of opera

Aug 04, 2015 12:00 BST VisitNorway For the first time this August, Mimi Goes Glamping kicks off. A cooperation between Bergen National Opera and Åmot Operafarm, the new festival combines music, outdoor activities like yoga and fly fishing, and locally produced gourmet food, all in scenic surroundings just outside Bergen.

Norway – far cheaper than you think with the Explore Norway offer

Jun 17, 2015 16:43 BST VisitNorway Norway is hardly known to be on the cheap, and while we still have a way to go on the Spanish it has never been a financially better time to go. The airline Widerøe and the hotel chain Scandic are this summer introducing a package offering travellers the opportunity to fly and stay 14 days across all of Norway for less than £660.

Tooji - the Pussy Riot of Norway?

Jun 11, 2015 20:51 BST Oslo Pride Music video promoting gay rights divides Norwegian society.

Faith, hope and love: But the greatest of these is love

Jun 08, 2015 05:58 BST Oslo Pride Toojis is out and proud! With his new art video Tooji hopes to kickstart a debate making love between persons of the same sex to be seen as something beautiful in religion. “

ÅF awarded frame agreement with NSB

Jun 03, 2015 08:17 BST ÅF ​ÅF has entered a frame agreement with NSB (Norwegian State Railways) to provide technical consultancy services covering RAMS, system technology and documentation.

POP Summer at Henie Onstad Kunstsenter

May 27, 2015 10:26 BST Henie Onstad Kunstsenter Henie Onstad Kunstsenter (HOK) invites you to a grand art and design adventure, with the largest assembly of Pop Art in Norway to date. - We are pleased to kick off the summer season with a wonderful journey through Pop Art and design’s shared world, says HOK’s director, Tone Hansen.

The official Oslo Pride 2015 anthem released

May 20, 2015 08:24 BST Oslo Pride Former eurovision star Tooji sings this year's official Oslo Pride anthem.