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Bixiga 70 (BR)

A curious, but welcomed development in today’s music scene is that the large ensemble by no means is obsolete, in spite of obvious economical obstacles. Few things are more satisfying More…

Estrella Morente (ES)

Estrella Morente, the singer from Granada, has visited Oslo World before. When she opened the festival in 2007, she was already one of the biggest names on the flamenco scene. More…

Fatoumata Diawara (Mali)

Fatoumata Diawara is one of the foremost artists from the flourishing West African music scene. When she visited Oslo World in 2012, she set fire to the festival. Since then, More…

Visual profile

Our designer Nick Alexander has worked with photographs by the Ethiopian photographer Aida Muluneh, who has portrayed Fatoumata Diawara, amongst others. This has resulted in a new aesthetic expression for More…

Thanks for a great year!

It is time to give thanks to the audience, volunteers, artists and partners of Oslo World, for making 2017 such an inspiring, eventful and rewarding year!  We are already planning More…