Dior by Swedish Illustrator

Dior by Swedish Illustrator

Swedish illustrator Mats Gustafson replaces the camera to capture the spirit and beauty of Dior. In the exquisite book, “Dior by Mats Gustafson” the watercolors...
Naked Chinese in Stockholm

Naked Chinese in Stockholm

A new photographic exhibition has opened in Fotografiska, Stockholm, «Human Love» by the Chinese photographer Ren Hang. The Hang has often been chased by...
Art and Culture in Sweden

Art and Culture in Sweden

As a conqueror rather than the conquered, Sweden developed strong cultural traditions, particularly in theatre, music and dance. Diplomatic and commercial links with Europe...
Mouse-Sized Restaurant in Sweden

Mouse-Sized Restaurant in Sweden

A group called “AnonyMouse” installed a mouse-sized restaurant in the base of a building in one of the streets of the Swedish city Malmö...

We Have A Dream

Fotografiska in Stockholm presents a selection of 114 portraits of people who can inspire you to realize your dreams. What prompted them to take...

The Tomten

The tomte is an essential part of Scandinavian folklore.  He’s a little gnome of sorts, dedicated to one home or farm,  looking out for...

The Saga of the Volsungs

Sagas are stories mostly about ancient Nordic history, about early Viking voyages, the battles that took place during the voyages, about migration to Iceland...
Danish Designer Receives Swedish Award

Danish Designer Receives Swedish Award

The Danish designer Margrethe Odgaard (b. 1978) is 2016 year’s recipient of the Torsten and Wanja Söderberg Prize. In connection to the award ceremony, Margrethe Odgaard is...
Sweden’s Latest Hit Novel

Sweden’s Latest Hit Novel

In ‘A Man Called Ove”, a bestselling and delightfully quirky debut novel from Swedish author Fredrik Backman, a grumpy yet loveable man finds his...

Swedish Prize Winner Shooting a Follow-Up

Swedish film director Ruben Ostlund is now shooting a provocative satire, a follow-up to his Cannes hit “Force Majeure” (2014). His sixth feature looks...

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