Pål Hermansen and the Art of Simplicity
Pål Hermansen recently visited Seoul as a part of the Nordic Culture Festival (24th to 30th of November), where his photography was presented in the photo exhibition “Human and Nature”.
Nordic Energy Research Conference
The embassies of Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden are jointly organizing the “Nordic Energy Research Conference” in Seoul on December 7, 2017.
The Embassy will close at 14.00 on Thursday 16.11.
The Embassy will close at 14.00 on Thursday 16th of November due to an exercise.
New Minister of Foreign Affairs
In a session of the Council of State Friday 20, the King has made changes in the Norwegian Government. Minister of Defence Ine Eriksen Søreide has been appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs.
The Embassy is closed 3-5 October
The embassy will be closed Tuesday 3rd, Wednesday 4th, and Thursday 5th of October due to the Chuseok holiday.
Hauge Poetry Reading
Tuesday, April 25th, ambassador Jan Grevstad hosted a poetry reading event. The poet of the evening was Olav H. Hauge, and both his works, his life and his writing style were discussed.
Kongs-Emnerne Script Reading
A history lecture and script reading of the soon-to-be-staged play "Kongs-Emnerne" took place at the SMT on March 16th.
"<Trust and again distrust> - Desire for the crown caused by doubt and conflict - Who will ascend to the throne? - What is the end of human desire?"
Seoul Biennale of Architecture and Urbanism
"Seoul as a city of humanity - Making a human-centered city"
Preview of the Norwegian movie «The Wave”
Wednesday June 29, the Norwegian Embassy arranged a preview of the Norwegian movie “The Wave” at Lotte World Cinema in Seoul in collaboration with Heestory Film.
Norwegian-Finnish collaborative art-project "Eyes as Big as Plates" arrives in South Korea
The Norwegian-Finnish duo, Karoline Hjort and Riitta Ikonen, concluded their productive stay in South Korea with a talk in Seoul. The exhibition opens in Pyeongchang in September on the 27th of September, and will be open until the 31st of October.