THE SCOLARSHIPS OF 2019

THE SCOLARSHIPS OF 2019

The winners of the Thor Heyerdahl Scholarship 2019 have been elected! It was many high quality contributions that were submitted this year and where most of the contributions went under the genre of film and animation. This led to this year’s scholarship being...
Seminar in Andora 2019

Seminar in Andora 2019

Seminar in Andora 2019 In connection with the friendship-city agreement that was entered a few months ago between the municipalities of Andora and Larvik, the institute and several politicians from Larvik visited Andora in Liguria on 30 May – 3 June. The program...
Thor Heyerdahl Concert at the Italian Institute of Culture in Oslo

Thor Heyerdahl Concert at the Italian Institute of Culture in Oslo

Yesterday we witnessed a fantastic concert held by the winners of the 2018 T.O.S.C.A opera competition. In cooperation with the Italian Institute of Culture in Oslo The Thor Heyerdahl Institute organised the successful event joining important friendships and beautiful...
The man who made the Moai walk

The man who made the Moai walk

In collaboration with the Czech Embassy, we were fortunate to meet the engineer and archaeologist Pavel Pavel. Pavel participated on Thor Heyerdahl’s second expedition to Easter Island in 1986. The aim of the expedition was to figure out how the Moai statues had...