Posts tagged "Moment Agency"
Some notes about the Call for Submissions

Some notes about the Call for Submissions

As you might know, Moment is again ready to include new members. (If not, see "Call for submissions" posted here on June 1.) If you consider submitting you might find it helpful to read a little more about Moment, what to expect and what we are looking for in new members:
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...
Kungariket - new monograph by Elin Berge

Kungariket – new monograph by Elin Berge

The 12 of April 2015 Elin Berge released her new monograph Kungariket (the Kingdom), with pictures from Thailand. The book is a follow-up to the previous work Drottninglandet (the Land of Queens, 2009), that was shot in Västerbotten County, north Sweden. The work presents the artistic result of a deep investigation of the marriage migration...
Elin Berge in Kamera&Bild

Elin Berge in Kamera&Bild

Kamera&Bild talks with Elin about her personal projects in an eight pages portrait in their latest issue.
Moment Agency group exhibition at Galleri Kontrast

Moment Agency group exhibition at Galleri Kontrast

Welcome to our group exhibition opening at Galleri Kontrast, Stockholm, January 10th between 12-16. We hope to see you there!
Åsa Sjöström receives honorable mention in UNICEF Photo of the Year

Åsa Sjöström receives honorable mention in UNICEF Photo of the Year

For the second time Moment photographer Åsa Sjöström has been awarded an honorable mention at Unicef Photo of the Year Award 2014. This year for her work ”Borderland Children”. Thousands of children grow up without their parents in the Moldovan countryside. Some villages have turned into ghost towns and children sing: ”At home in the valley where...
Signed and numbered Frida Hyvönen self-portrait for sale

Signed and numbered Frida Hyvönen self-portrait for sale

I have had the pleasure of working together with the incredibly gifted and inspirational composer/singer Frida Hyvönen in several projects. When I began my self-portrait project that I call Selves, she was one of the first I invited to visit my studio to portray herself, because I could trust that she would do something that...
Elin Berge in group exhibition VODA - Us and them

Elin Berge in group exhibition VODA – Us and them

VODA – Us and them- is a documentary photography project by Elin Berge, David Dahlberg, Alexandra Ellis, Malin Grönborg, Johan Gunséus, Sara Lindquist, Linda Thompson and Lars Öberg. This work is part of Umeå2014. Us and Them shakes up ingrained notions about who sees, and who is seen. By inviting others to participate in the...
The chase for that special first frame

The chase for that special first frame

New camera. Nothing to it, however, a thought came to mind. First exposure could be something special. Out of the ordinary. Not just another push of the button. A camera is a vessel for light. Through the glass, sensors or film we use, an unbelievable amount of lights pass. Some of it registers and is...
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...
Eivind H Natvig's exhibition opening this saturday

Eivind H Natvig’s exhibition opening this saturday

From this Saturday at 2pm you can find “Come, for all is now ready” at the ground floor of  Perspektivet Museum in Tromsø.  There will be music, speeches and fancy guests including the parish priest Anders Rosland (seen in picture) and the minister of culture Thorhild Widvey. I will speak about my work at Polar Fokus Thursday from...
ELIN BERGE ILLUSTRATES NEW BOOK

ELIN BERGE ILLUSTRATES NEW BOOK

When the brilliant comedians/actors/authors Sven Björklund and Olof Wretling from the humor collective Klungan (and national radio show “Mammas nya kille” and TV show “Ingen bor i skogen”) contacted me for an assignment I immediately said yes. Everything they do is genius. They had this idea that they would travel around the large and beautiful...
Eivind H. Natvig in Fotografi

Eivind H. Natvig in Fotografi

MOMENTS Eivind H. Natvig is featured in the new edition of Fotografi magazine out now. He talks about living in the small island Skrova, and about his project “You are here now”   Photos by Eivind H. Natvig/MOMENT
Urban Vikings in National Geographic

Urban Vikings in National Geographic

Johan Bävman´s Urban Vikings appear in a recently published story in National Geographic. Just after the romantic Midsummer eve holiday, hundreds of Vikings are gathered in Höllviken, Sweden. Near the affluent residential area in Höllviken, a small but dedicated group of urban vikings are moving in to the viking village, Foteviken. Germans, americans, australians –...
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...
Eivind H. Natvig and his dog featured by Instagram

Eivind H. Natvig and his dog featured by Instagram

Eivind H. Natvig is featured and interviewed by Instagram about life in the arctic. This image of his dog’s tail posted by Instagram have currently received 398.000 likes making Chilli dogs tail and bum world famous. Eivind H. Natvig on instagram: @eivindnatvig Moment Agency on Instagram @momentagency
Åsa Sjöström exhibits at Noorderlicht

Åsa Sjöström exhibits at Noorderlicht

59 Photographers from 29 countries are selected for “An Ocean of Possibibilities” at the Noorderlicht International Photofestival between August 31 and October 26, 2014. Åsa Sjöström exhibits her work Rockabilly at this years festival. “The 21st Noorderlicht International Photo Festival 2014 is inspired by the growing quest for different means to shape our collective future, in a...
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”...
Åsa Sjöström featured in CNN Photos

Åsa Sjöström featured in CNN Photos

Read about Åsa Sjöström’s The children of Moldova’s ghost towns here.  
Åsa Sjöström talks in national radio

Åsa Sjöström talks in national radio

Åsa Sjöström talks in national radio channel P1 on thursday 5th of june and friday the 6th of june. Thursday you can hear Åsa in OBS P1 talk about how she worked with the book “Summer’s sheerest light ” a book about violence against women and children. On friday Åsa are visiting Emil Jensens kitchen...
MOMENT’s Constitution Day project

MOMENT’s Constitution Day project

Shopping for tents, setting up the the studio, rigging video and fine tuning the schedule is in full swing. Tomorrow is D-day for MOMENT’s Constitution Day project in Bergen, Norway. We will be posting live updates on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter throughout the day tomorrow, so stay tuned to #momentagency. So while Bergen is one...
Elin Berge featured in Swedish FOTO magazine

Elin Berge featured in Swedish FOTO magazine

Tearsheet from FOTO magazine, 4th issue.
Assignment for UNHCR International

Assignment for UNHCR International

This winter I had the opportunity to take part in a great story. It was about the young Syrian boy called Mahmoud, who were displaced from his homeland because of the civil war. Finally, he and his family got the opportunity to a better life. After nearly two years on the run, living in Egypt...
Borderland Children by Åsa Sjöström

Borderland Children by Åsa Sjöström

Moldova is Europe’s poorest country. Since 2004, more than a million people have left the country in search of a more prosperous future. Left behind are thousands of children who are brought up by their elderly relatives or left at institutional boarding schools, so called Internats. Many villages are depopulated and schools are closed. You...
Farewell Syria - Assignment for Morgenbladet

Farewell Syria – Assignment for Morgenbladet

Iraq is home to more than 240.000 syrian refugees, most of them located in the northern Kurdish part of the country. During an assignment for the norwegian weekly Morgenbladet, we met a small percentage of these people. Traumatized by three years of uncertainty and often months on the run before first entering Kandala transit camp...