Art and design

Art and design

Gingerbread houses at ArkDes in Stockholm

Gingerbread houses at ArkDes Museum in Stockholm

On December 1, 2016 the annual exhibition of gingerbread houses will open at ArkDes, the architecture and design centre in Stockholm. ArkDes is located...
KTH School of Architecture Stockholm Building of the Year 2016

The new KTH School of Architecture is “Stockholm Building of the Year 2016”

The School of Architecture's new building, designed by KTH alumni Tham & Videgård, was inaugurated on the KTH Campus last year. Now the new building...
Hueman - ARTSCAPE 2016: Street art festival in Gothenburg, July 25 to August 21

ARTSCAPE 2016: Street art festival in Gothenburg, July 25 to August 21

This summer the street art festival ARTSCAPE 2016 lands in Gothenburg. About 20 international and Swedish artists will create and present large-scale art work...
Stockholm archipelago

Planning a creative getaway in Sweden

Whether you’re a photographer, a writer, a filmmaker or an architect, one of the best ways to gather creative inspiration is through travel. By...
Photo gallery at the Scandinavian Photo store in Stockholm, Sveavägen

Photo gallery at the Scandinavian Photo store in Stockholm, Sveavägen

If you are visiting Stockholm and interested in photography, be sure to stop by the Scandinavian Photo store at Sveavägen 20 (close to the...
Tree Hotel, Harads, Lapland: Swedish architecture at the 2016 Nordic Pavilion in Venice

Swedish architecture at the 2016 Nordic Pavilion in Venice

David Basulto, curator of the Nordic Pavilion exhibition at the 2016 Venice Biennale, has announced that 500 submissions were received following an Open Call. 300...
Gorō Miyazaki’s Ronja

Swedish World Premiere for Gorō Miyazaki’s Ronja, the Robber’s Daughter

Update April 6, 2016: "Ronja, the Robber's Daughter" won the Emmy Kids Awards in the category of Kids Animation The International Academy of Television Arts...
The Kosta Christmas market in Småland

The Kosta Christmas market in Småland

On November 7 the Kosta Christmas market was opened by none other than the Swedish television profile Ernst Kirchsteiger (see photo above). He lit...
How NOT to assemble IKEA furniturevideo

How NOT to assemble IKEA furniture

Ryan Reynolds thinks duck tape and a few beers will fix anything. Watch him try to build an IKEA baby crib. Great fun! Ryan Reynolds...
The Lights in Alingsås festival, an urban lighting exhibition in October

The Lights in Alingsås festival, an urban lighting exhibition in October

Every October since the year 2000, leading lighting designers have been invited to Alingsås near Gothenburg to demonstrate their expertise. For five weeks, dark...