Author Archives: karolinehjorth

The fisherman and the weaver

Finding pockets of unbuilt and lush vegetated land in a buzzling city like Dakar is not for the faint-hearted. Luckily there’s nothing Moussa can’t fix! While Karoline’s plane was landing and Jenny was pumping iron at the gym right next

The fisherman and the weaver

Finding pockets of unbuilt and lush vegetated land in a buzzling city like Dakar is not for the faint-hearted. Luckily there’s nothing Moussa can’t fix! While Karoline’s plane was landing and Jenny was pumping iron at the gym right next

Ndos from dusk till dawn

Toucouleur made such an impact on us when he brought the mango leaves for his mum Ayou’s shoot, he was immediately headhunted to also appear in front of the camera. He fearlessly accepted our proposal and we proceeded to create

Ndos from dusk till dawn

Toucouleur made such an impact on us when he brought the mango leaves for his mum Ayou’s shoot, he was immediately headhunted to also appear in front of the camera. He fearlessly accepted our proposal and we proceeded to create

Eyes as Big as Plates – Senegal!

The moment we have all been waiting for has arrived – we are in full swing in Africa! Invited by the formidable Jennifer Houdrouge from The Chimney Gallery in New York, our biggest wish has finally become reality. We are

Eyes as Big as Plates – Senegal!

The moment we have all been waiting for has arrived – we are in full swing in Africa! Invited by the formidable Jennifer Houdrouge from The Chimney Gallery in New York, our biggest wish has finally become reality. We are

Should we go outside? Exhibition at Deedee Shuttuck Gallery, MA, US

It is our great pleasure to announce the first group show of the Nordic quartet Riitta Ikonen (FI), Karoline Hjorth (NO), a rawlings (IS/CA) and Cecilia Hultman (SE) at the beautiful Deedee Shuttuck Gallery in Westport, Massachusetts. The exhibition SHOULD WE

Should we go outside? Exhibition at Deedee Shuttuck Gallery, MA, US

It is our great pleasure to announce the first group show of the Nordic quartet Riitta Ikonen (FI), Karoline Hjorth (NO), a rawlings (IS/CA) and Cecilia Hultman (SE) at the beautiful Deedee Shuttuck Gallery in Westport, Massachusetts. The exhibition SHOULD WE

Smoking Hot Finnskogen – Part 3!

In between chit chatting about lake monsters and cultural heritage, we have been busy gathering a slightly unusual autumn harvest of mushrooms, lichens, leaves and discarded cyclone fences. The car and occasionally even May’s house have been stuffed with all

Smoking Hot Finnskogen – Part 3!

In between chit chatting about lake monsters and cultural heritage, we have been busy gathering a slightly unusual autumn harvest of mushrooms, lichens, leaves and discarded cyclone fences. The car and occasionally even May’s house have been stuffed with all

Smoking Hot Finnskogen – Part 2

Joker, Svullrya’s very own supermarket is a co-op, owned entirely by the locals. It is the second oldest supermarket in Norway and one of the few remaining of its kind. Andreas is Joker’s golden poster boy. He has just returned

Smoking Hot Finnskogen – Part 2

Joker, Svullrya’s very own supermarket is a co-op, owned entirely by the locals. It is the second oldest supermarket in Norway and one of the few remaining of its kind. Andreas is Joker’s golden poster boy. He has just returned

Smoking Hot Finnskogen – Part 1

For three days every July, Finnskogen in the South East of Norway turns into a republic. Finnskogen literally translates as Finnish forest, and it has been shaped by migrating people from the Savolax area in Finland since the late 16th

Smoking Hot Finnskogen – Part 1

For three days every July, Finnskogen in the South East of Norway turns into a republic. Finnskogen literally translates as Finnish forest, and it has been shaped by migrating people from the Savolax area in Finland since the late 16th