Red Cross – Charity Arcade

Everyone has left over coins from their travels, why… we think we might use them again. Do we, of course not. The Swedish Red Cross has come up with a novel way to make you part with those coins and donate to charity, called Charity Arcade. Traditional coin donation boxes were transformed into arcade games, … Continue reading

Kyla La Grange to headline BREAK-FEST

Kyla La Grange is set to headline The Original Oatly BREAK-FEST, a new boutique festival that brings a taste of Swedish mornings to south London’s Brockwell Park on Saturday 30 August. La Grange will be supported by Swedish acts Urban Cone and Marigold in the free one-day Scandinavian breakfast slash music festival that will also … Continue reading

H&M Dollhouse

Swedish fashion house H&M has created a unique branding experience to launch their latest H&M Home collection to media. The H&M Dollhouse, held inside a disused cinema in the centre of Stockholm, sees a real-life sized dollhouse and contemporary garden house the latest lines, as if it were a real house with each room showcasing … Continue reading

Ernest Cole Apartheid Photography

At the recent Barbican exhibition ‘Everything Was Moving: Photography from the 60s and 70s’, which closed today in London, a single photographer shone through amongst the expansive photographic documentation of two of the most radical decades in recent history. The exhibition at the Barbican Art Gallery focused on views of revolution, war and social change seen … Continue reading

Beatrice Eli – The Conqueror (Video)

Swedish sensation, Beatrice Eli’s new track ‘The Conqueror’ is a beauty. Combining heart-swelling vocals, offbeat production and wrenching lyrics about love and loss, ‘The Conqueror’ may well be one of the most devastating yet beautiful pop songs you’re likely to hear all year. Taking the listener through a roller-coaster of highs, lows, synth-heavy beats and … Continue reading

One To Watch: Beatrice Eli

Beatrice Eli is the latest Swedish import to plant her musical feet in London and following rave reviews in her native Stockholm, Eli is sure to emulate the successful pop footsteps of Lykke Li and Robyn. ‘Conqueror’, set to be her first release, combines stunning vocals that reach their crescendo at the chorus and a … Continue reading

The Big Yellow Rabbit by Florentijn Hoffman

We all have a favourite toy from our childhood that we desperately – sometimes embarrassingly – wanted to keep hold of in a secret box under our bed, never to be parted with. Florentijn Hoffman decided to make his a bit more public, with The Big Yellow Rabbit at OpenART Biennale this year. The Örebro … Continue reading