Category Archives: Art

Parents: Never take your teenagers to a music festival

A story about going to a music festival and realising your kids have grown older (and you have grown old) With my hubby stationed in London and myself and our two teenage children in Denmark, I am often on the lookout for … Continue reading

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Learn from masterpieces and create your own at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

Just arrived, I am sitting on a stool in the children’s wing at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Humlebæk, about 30 km north of Copenhagen. I look at the 12-14 other participants, all women, most of them in their … Continue reading

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Cold days in Jurmala and Riga, Latvia

        Art nouveau and decay                                Jurmala, which to my ears sounds Finnish, is a coastal area approximately 30 km from Riga in … Continue reading

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Dutch destiny report from World War II – added music and an impressive stage set

The hangar theater was filled to the brim, and a speaker voice had just welcomed us to the musical ‘Soldaat Van Oranje’, stressing that for safety reasons we should all remain seated, because we were in a theater designed as … Continue reading

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