Sweden’s National Day is approaching and although celebrations are a little different this year the Swedish Institute will on June 6 host a 24 hour broadcast streaming. The stream will be in English and can be adapted to different social media channels. The live stream will begin with a video message from the Ambassador. The […]
BEYOND THE VISIBLE A Documentary featuring the Swedish Artist – HILMA AF KLINT This film is included in MFAH Film virtual series This film will run May 6 – 12, 2020 Please follow the link for ticket ($12) and screening of the film: https://www.mfah.org/visit/movie-night-at-mfah-films/ Follow the link for a short introduction: https://youtu.be/bUoe3ySukwU Her conventional painting […]
The State Department and the Harris County Health Department had had a briefing to all Consulates represented in Houston, TX regarding the Coronavirus outbreak in Texas. As a Consulate we were encouraged to share this important information. Since the situation is changing constantly we are sharing the important websites where you can monitor the situation […]
The exhibit “Sounds from the Earth” by Sigrid Sandström (born 1970, Stockholm, Sweden) is on show at the Inman Gallery from January 17 – February 29th.
Sweden is the most reputable country in the world for the second year in a row according to the Reputation Institute. Even relative to 2018 the country has strengthened its position. Sweden is very good at getting its messages out to the world. Read more about it at Forbes.
Lucia Swea Austin Sunday December 8, 2019 from 3.00 pm — 5.00 pm. Christmas bazaar and lucia concert at the Gethsemane Lutheran Church. Contact SWEA Austin for more information. Lucia Swea Houston Friday December 13, 2019 from 6.00 pm – 8.00 pm. Traditional Christmas dinner , dance and Lucia procession at Ikea Houston. Read more […]
Unga Klara is a Swedish Theatre visiting Houston during the first two weeks of November, 2019. Unga Klara was invited by Alley Theatre and their Director Rob Melrose and the program was a collaboration between Unga Klara and Alley Theatre. This is a unique theatre approach which is concentrating on youth and their issues in […]
Norwegian Seaman Church has a Christmas bazaar on November 8th – 10th. Bakery with homemade bread and Christmas cookies. Norwegian store filled with Scandinavian foods. Cafeteria with “open-faced sandwiches”, waffles and cream cakes. A unique Scandinavian Christmas shop. Scandinavian Folk Dance, silent auction and great raffle-prizes.
We regret to inform you that the mobile passport machine will not be coming to Houston or any other destination in the US during 2020. We apologize for the inconvenience this will cause you. For passport renewals, ID cards and new applications, we refer you to the Swedish Embassy in Washington DC or to the […]
On October 9, 2019 ABB opened their first Laboratory Robotics Center at the Texas medical Center (TMC) in Houston On the TMC campus, ABB’s team will collaborate with medical staff, scientists and customers from the healthcare industry on the research and innovation of non-surgical medical robotics systems. This will include logistics and next-generation automated laboratory […]