Radio Sweden's coverage of the arts in Sweden
- (2:29 min)16 april kl 15:49
"It's insane policy."
The April Offensive is being waged on Stockholm`s streets. But it`s not the kind of street offensive that`s results in bottle throwing and rioting. This is a campaign against the city`s zero tolerance of graffiti and street art. During the month of April, Stockholmers are being encouraged to paint as much as they can.On the wall.
The signature tag of one of Stockholm's most famous graffiti artists belongs to Hop Louie, and fans of his work would have seen his tags and street art all over Stockholm and in many cities all around the world.
- (4:20 min)15 april kl 15:59
The website that has helped turn a few ordinary Swedes into superstars is getting a celebration of sorts in Stockholm. Vigor Sörman, who runs his own YouTube network, is putting together the nation's first awards ceremony for YouTube contributors. There are categories like best humor channel, biggest rising star and best series.The "Guldtuben" awards.
The website that has helped turn a few ordinary Swedes into superstars is getting a celebration of sorts in Stockholm with the nation's first awards ceremony for YouTube video bloggers.
- 11 april kl 15:30
New comedy club opens in Stockholm, Stand Up Yours
Is the Swedish stand-up scene discriminatory against women and minorities? What opportunities are there for female comics to get a break through here? Well two Swedish comedians thought that there just weren`t enough, so have just started a new club called "Stand Up Yours". Our very own Loukas Christodoulou spoke to one of the club`s founders, Pernilla Hammargren and fellow comedienne, Melody Farshin, who was the headline act on opening night.Comedy.
Is the Swedish stand-up scene discriminatory against women and minorities?