Press Releases

Your chance to see historic Radcliffe Manor revealed

Sep 04, 2015 10:14 BST Bury Council Special guided tours of Radcliffe Manor and a glimpse into the town’s early history will take place next Saturday (12 Sep).

Fiona Tan. Geography of Time

Aug 31, 2015 09:14 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway ​870 private photographs from Sydney, Tokyo and London, ten pairs of twins on Gotland, and a portrait of Rembrandt’s illegitimate daughter. Using photography and video, Fiona Tan explores the nature of memory and identity.

Spectacular strips: comics in architecture, architecture in comics

Aug 31, 2015 09:10 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway Colourful fantasy worlds full of speech bubbles and motion lines. Buildings with human characteristics, and invisible architecture. “Architecture in Comic-Strip Form”, the new autumn exhibition at the National Museum – Architecture, examines the relationship between the medium of the comic strip and architecture to reveal an aspect of the architectural discipline that few people are aware of.

Jul 22, 2015 10:40 BST Timelooper Timelooper is a location-based mobile virtual reality time travel app that allows visitors to re-live the most memorable moments of amazing places. Today, Timelooper introduces 3 videos that allow London visitors to time travel using a smartphone and a virtual reality headset: The Medieval Times at the Tower of London, The Great Fire at St. Paul’s Cathedral, and The Blitz in Trafalgar Square.

​Hannah Ryggen. Weaving the world.

Jun 25, 2015 15:34 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway 12.06 − 4.10.2015 – The National Gallery in the National Museum, Oslo 31.10.2015 − 06.03. 2016 – Moderna Museet, Malmø The National Gallery in Oslo has this summer a major exhibition of the Swedish-Norwegian visual artist Hannah Ryggen (1894-1970). It include works from her entire oeuvre, with an emphasis on tapestries from the 1930s pertaining to her political and social engagement.

Premiere of Sverre Fehn’s breathing balloon pavilion

Jun 02, 2015 11:19 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway “Ode to Osaka” is this year’s summer exhibition at the National Museum – Architecture. The exhibition explores Sverre Fehn’s competition design for the Nordic Pavilion at the World Expo in Osaka in 1970.

Helvar and Fagerhult develop personal, wireless lighting control solution together

May 05, 2015 13:46 BST Fagerhult ​Wouldn’t it be wonderful to have the lighting exactly the way you want it, a light that adapts to your needs and personal preferences? Now you can! You can create your own personal lighting solution, which mimics daylight, saves energy and energises you at the same time.

Fabian reborn as Fagerhult turns 70

Apr 29, 2015 09:12 BST Fagerhult Fagerhult celebrates 70 years and resumes production of a Swedish classic. The stylish Fabian is a 1970s icon that once could be found in virtually every home in Scandinavia. Just as innovative now as it was then!

Personal light control gives renewed energy with e-Sense Tune

Apr 29, 2015 08:52 BST Fagerhult Life is looking brighter! Fagerhult is launching e-Sense Tune, a system that controls lighting according to your personal needs. As soon as you step into a room, the lighting adapts to make you feel better and more comfortable.

The Beauty and Brutality of the City

Apr 20, 2015 07:38 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway Carlos Garaicoa has participated in all the major international art biennials, and is one of the most acclaimed Cuban artists on the international art scene. The National Museum is proud to present Scandinavia’s first solo exhibition by this artist: “Carlos Garaicoa. The Politics and Poetry of Space”.