Knut Egil Wang
Knut Egil Wang´s Abu Dhabi images in The New Yorker

Knut Egil Wang´s Abu Dhabi images in The New Yorker

Knut Egil Wang did an assignment for The New Yorker in Abu Dhabi which is published in the December 19 and 26 issue.
Book release: Norwegian Journal of Photography #2

Book release: Norwegian Journal of Photography #2

The 2nd volume of Norwegian Journal of Photography (NJP) was released in Oslo last Friday. NJP is an initiative by Fritt Ord in Norway aiming to bring Norwegian documentary photographers closer together and make Norwegian documentary photography reach a wider international audience. Over a two-year period 8 photographers have been working on individual projects. The photographers...
Book event in Bergen

Book event in Bergen

If you are in the Bergen area on Thursday: Moment will be presenting the “17. Mai Bergen” book at Bergen Offentlige Bibliotek in Amalies Hage from 8pm. Frode Grytten will be reading, and we are showing pictures and telling about the project. Admission is free. Address: Strømgaten 6, 5015 Bergen, Norway. Welcome! 
Halden Prison for The New York Times Magazine

Halden Prison for The New York Times Magazine

An assignment Knut Egil Wang did for The New York Times Magazine in the Norwegian prison Halden Fengsel was published in the March 29 issue.
New book by Moment

New book by Moment

We are thrilled to have received the first copies of our new book “17. mai Bergen”. This is Moment´s second book in 13 months. Text by Frode Grytten, design by Rune Døli. photo by knut egil wang/Moment/institute In 2014 the Norwegian Constitution turned 200 years. It is the oldest European constitution still in use, and...
Book Award for Southbound

Book Award for Southbound

Knut Egil Wang´s Southbound was awarded silver in the in the photo book/art book category of the contest «Årets vakreste Bøker 2015» (most Beautiful Books of the Year 2015) last Thursday night in Oslo, Norway. The Swedish publisher Gösta Flemming/Journal has designed the book with good help from Johan Lindberg.
Givær Evacuated

Givær Evacuated

The Norwegian island Givær was evacuated on Friday due to a hurricane forecast. This is the first time in history Givær is evacuated. Wawes as high as 25 meters are expected. The highest level of the island is eight meters. Read more in Norwegian at an.no and tv2.no. Knut Egil Wang has been documenting everyday life...
Moment exhibit at the Photofair in Stockholm

Moment exhibit at the Photofair in Stockholm

Moment proudly welcome you to visit our common exhibition at the Photofair in Stockholm this weekend, 21-23 November. We show a large selection of our photographer’s work. Take the chance to listen to some of our photographers at stage 3 every day throughout the fair:  Friday, November 21, 12:45 to 13:30, lecture with Martin von Krogh...
Come and find our photographs in Landskrona

Come and find our photographs in Landskrona

If you happen to be at Landskrona Photo Festival this weekend: get a treasure map and go find our Scandinavian Moments photographs at different locations in town. Participating photographers: Elin Berge, Chris Maluszynski, Knut Egil Wang, Johan Bävman, Martin von Krogh, Oddleiv Apneseth, Åsa Sjöström, Pieter ten Hoopen and Eivind H. Natvig. On friday night...
Book Release: Southbound by Knut Egil Wang

Book Release: Southbound by Knut Egil Wang

Knut Egil Wang's new book "Southbound" will be released at Landskrona Fotofestival in Sweden. The book is about Norwegians on holiday in warmer countries, commonly referred to as "Syden" in Norwegian... (A closer presentation of the book will be available on this blog soon.) This is a triple book release where Norwegian photographer Sara Skorgan...
Scandinavian Moments at Landskrona Photo Festival

Scandinavian Moments at Landskrona Photo Festival

Moment’s group project “Scandinavian Moments” will be shown at the Landskrona Photo Festival opening August 22. Large format prints, printed on metal and framed in oak to withstand weather, will be exhibited outdoors throughout the city. Different and quirky locations have been chosen for each image, and visitors will be provided with a “treasure map”...
New book now printing

New book now printing

Today Narayana Press is printing Knut Egil Wang´s new book "Southbound". The book is published by Journal and will be released next month. We will get back with more information when the ink is dry and details regarding release are ready.
SLIDELUCK Oslo III

SLIDELUCK Oslo III

Three Moment photographers will be showing works at SLIDELUCK in Oslo on May 15. And they are in good company; the photographers presented are: Ivar Kvaal | Linda Bournane Engelberth | Marie Sjøvold | Jørn Tomter Eivind Natvig | Margaret M. de Lange | Helge Skodvin | Knut Egil Wang | Rune Hov Terje Abusdal | Ingvild Vaale Arnesen | Sigurd Fandango | Anne-Stine Johnsbråten Lars Petter...
Three Awards in Norwegian Picture of the Year

Three Awards in Norwegian Picture of the Year

With an image of Georges St.Pierre fighting Johny Hendricks in a legendary UFC match in Las Vegas last year, Knut Egil Wang was awarded 1st Prize in the Sports Action category in the Norwegian Picture of the Year Awards this weekend. Chris Maluszynski´s images from Rockefeller Road won 2nd Prize in the category for Best...
NORWEGIAN PICTURE OF THE YEAR NOMINATIONS

NORWEGIAN PICTURE OF THE YEAR NOMINATIONS

The Norwegian Press Photographers Association has nominated three Moment photographers for the Picture of the Year Award. The nominees are Eivind H. Natvig, Chris Maluszynski and Knut Egil Wang. The winner will be announced in Oslo on March 21, 2014.
Eivind H. Natvig to speak at Oslo launch of nordic now!

Eivind H. Natvig to speak at Oslo launch of nordic now!

nordic now! zooms in on five tendencies governing the production of photography in the Nordic countries today: private and autobiographical photography; hybrids between photography and other media; the return to analogue techniques; dream-like scenarios that merge reality and fantasy, as well as looking at the immense changes that the genre of documentary is undergoing, with its...
New Story: Spare Time by Knut Egil Wang

New Story: Spare Time by Knut Egil Wang

Knut Egil Wang´s theme within Moment Agency´s group project Scandinavian Moments was Spare Time. Statistically, Norway has more spare time than any other European country while the neighboring country Sweden is more like average. Was there any differences or similarities? Hard to tell, as most people seemed to be working. However, here is a few...
Photographing the norwegians on constitution day

Photographing the norwegians on constitution day

Moment is photographing Norwegians celebrating Norway´s Constitution Day – May 17. In a big tent in the heart of Bergen people are invited into the Moment tent to have their picture taken. If you are in Bergen today you are most welcome to stop by.
Summer night in Värmland

Summer night in Värmland

Another Oslo Moment

Another Oslo Moment

Brännboll

Brännboll

Tina Carlsson, Värmland, Sweden. Knut Egil.
Kristiansand 2

Kristiansand 2

Kristiansand, July 2012. Knut Egil.
A road less rocky

A road less rocky

Avika, Sweden, June 2012. Knut Egil
Serendipity is underrated

Serendipity is underrated

Kristiansand, July 2012. Knut Egil
Kristiansand

Kristiansand

Oslo. Knut Egil. July 2012