What people find interesting is that we are not well polished. Our society is more informal and therefore offers a richer opportunity for bright persons of all ages to come up with really rude things—–of which there are many.
Architect Tarald Lundeval speaking of Oslo in the September issue of Dwell.
For those of you with a vested interest in these things the Grünerløkka district of Oslo is described as offering "the rarest of distillates: hipness without attitude."
See a Flickr slideshow of the new Oslo Opera House -- it's stunning »