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The National Museum’s new director is Karin Hindsbo

The National Museum’s new director is Karin Hindsbo

Feb 06, 2017 08:55 GMT
Karin Hindsbo (42) will succeed Audun Eckhoff as museum director of the National Museu...

​A dialogue between Lina Bo Bardi and Sverre Fehn in The National museum - Architecture  in parallel with “The Norwegian Glasshouse” exhibition.

​A dialogue between Lina Bo Bardi and Sverre Fehn in The National museum - Architecture in parallel with “The Norwegian Glasshouse” exhibition.

Jan 19, 2017 09:56 GMT
Lina Bo Bardi’s iconic glasshouse in São Paulo, Casa de Vidro from 1952, will be presen...

Booklaunch - Vicke Lindstrand On The Periphery

Booklaunch - Vicke Lindstrand On The Periphery

Nov 18, 2016 08:03 GMT
Australian design historian Mark Ian Jones launches his new book Vicke Lindstrand On Th...

New exhibition at the National Museum puts select works of art under a microscope: How the museum determined that A Man Fishing was a genuine Courbet

New exhibition at the National Museum puts select works of art under a microscope: How the museum determined that A Man Fishing was a genuine Courbet

Nov 08, 2016 10:08 GMT
The National Museum has recently carried out research on the provenance of A Man Fishin...

Lawrence Weiner artwork lights up the perimeter fence of the new National Museum and the Nesodd ferry

Lawrence Weiner artwork lights up the perimeter fence of the new National Museum and the Nesodd ferry

Oct 31, 2016 06:14 GMT
The National Museum, OSLO PILOT and Statsbygg in collaboration with the ferry services ...

Mapping the City

Oct 26, 2016 16:12 BST
A unique exhibition revealing how young people see the world was recently launched by a...

​New exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art: “On the Verge: Sidsel Paaske (1937–1980)”.  The versatile artist who never held her fire

​New exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art: “On the Verge: Sidsel Paaske (1937–1980)”. The versatile artist who never held her fire

Oct 13, 2016 09:16 BST
“We play while we practise” was Sidsel Paaske’s motto in life. She was always searchin...

NORSK NATUR. Toril Johannessen and Tue Greenfort

NORSK NATUR. Toril Johannessen and Tue Greenfort

Sep 12, 2016 08:00 BST
What does nature mean to you? In the exhibition “NORSK NATUR”, the Norwegian artist Tor...

Oslo Architecture Triennale:  Where do we belong?

Oslo Architecture Triennale: Where do we belong?

Sep 01, 2016 10:58 BST
The 2016 Oslo Architecture Triennale presents two main exhibitions. The exhibition “In ...