Posts tagged "Norway"
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! 
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...
You Are Here Now by Eivind H. Natvig

You Are Here Now by Eivind H. Natvig

In 2007 I began shooting images of Norway, not assignments or images with commercial value. Not even images with a distinct purpose, but a visual relief. Photography made from a true joy in discovery of Home; a country I had barely visited.
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.
Finalist Sony World Photography Awards

Finalist Sony World Photography Awards

Andrea Gjestvang is one of three finalists in the People category in this year’s Sony World Photography Awards. The winners will be announced in London on 26 April. The work of all the shortlisted photographers will be exhibited at Somerset House, London, from 26 April – 12 May as part of the 2013 Sony World...
Cars and a burger

Cars and a burger

Why does the Chinese express restaurant at Røra in Inderøy have a big hamburger on the roof? Burger = Chinese? I’m in Knut Egil Wang’s stomping ground. At Inderøy. No wonder Knut Egil had the urge to move to California when he is raised with a very big hamburger on his doorstep. I’m on the...
New Book: One Day in History

New Book: One Day in History

«En dag i historien» (One Day in History) is a different book about the lives of a variety youths who survived the terror attack on Utøya 22nd of July 2011. The youths are grateful, but their lives are changed forever. The incident has left different kinds of wounds. In this book they tell about their...
Exhibition: Portraits, realistic absurdities

Exhibition: Portraits, realistic absurdities

The exibition “Portraits, realistic absurdities” by photographer Moment Agency photographer Oddleiv Apneseth was opened at Voss, Banksmidja, on the 25th of October  2012. The show consist of large format panoramic portraits and group-portraits. Most taken in Norway and Sweden 2011/12. They are heavily staged, but also true to the realities of the old photographic tradition of portraying individuals and larger scenes, such...
Turtagrø

Turtagrø