Oslo

Photography

Pau Buscató's Playful Photographs of Crazy Coincidences Found in Cities

The street photographer Pau Buscató​ spends seven hours a day searching for the funny moments that only happen when people are crammed together.
Beckett Mufson
4.13.18
Local's View

A Day Out In Oslo With Jenny Hval

Cafes, libraries, studios, and jazz clubs in the capital with the Norwegian avant-gardist.
Kate Hennessy
12.18.17
munchies guide to

MUNCHIES Guide to Norway: The City Life

In this final episode, Halaigh heads back to Oslo to hit up his favorite spots in the Norwegian capital.
Munchies Staff
9.21.17
munchies guide to

MUNCHIES Guide to Norway: From Sea to Table

The journey starts in Oslo.
Munchies Staff
9.17.17
Design

It's Not Just You: Euro Cities Are Looking Eeerily Familiar

New book 'Familiar' by Luca Picardi looks at how new developments in different cities are becoming formulaic echoes of each other.
Kevin Holmes
10.18.16
thump news

Fifteen Injured From Ceiling Collapse at Steve Aoki Concert in Oslo

Nearly 1,800 people were in attendance at the concert.
Britt Julious
8.21.16
terrorism

Norwegian Mass Murderer Wins Human Rights Case For His Treatment in Prison

Anders Breivik, a right-wing extremist who killed 77 people during a July 2011 attack, alleged that his treatment in Norway's relatively comfortable prisons constituted was degrading.
Tess Owen
4.20.16
Europe

Mass Murderer Anders Breivik Gives Nazi Salute as He Appeals Solitary Confinement

The far-right terrorist, who was sentenced to 21 years in solitary confinement for killing 77 people in Norway in 2011, is arguing that his incarceration amounts to "torture."
Pierre-Louis Caron
3.15.16
Premieres

Oslo Duo Apothek Will Fascinate You with Their Stripped Down "Waiting for the Thunder" Live Video

Director Synne Øverland Knudsen perfectly captures the Norwegian duo in a stripped-down warehouse environment.
Alex Robert Ross
2.29.16
Stuff

Oslo Has 'Racism Inspectors' Who Police Discrimination at the City's Nightclubs

The City of Oslo has been hiring people to wait in lines at clubs to see if they get turned away because of their skin color since 2010.
Kristian Magnus
2.18.16
Design

A Spiral Bridge Concept for a New Art Museum

It's a sculpture garden, a museum, and a bridge—with a twist.
Beckett Mufson
10.20.15
Open Water

Frozen Norwegian Archipelago Might Provide A New Home For Syrian Refugees

The sparsely populated islands of Svalbard, where polar bears outnumber people, might provide a safe harbor for refugees fleeing war and conflict in Syria.
Tess Owen
9.14.15
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