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Ole Thorstensen at the Southbank Centre

  • Royal Festival Hall Belvedere Road London, England, SE1 8XX United Kingdom (map)

Celebrate the joy and meaning that comes from making things, from woodwork to building skyscrapers.

Ole Thorstensen was born in Arendal, Norway, and makes his debut as an author with a story about work and identity and a tribute to manual labour, Making Things Right: A Master Carpenter at Work. Thorstensen was raised on Tromøy, an island with five thousand inhabitants. He is a trained carpenter, and has worked for 25 years in the construction industry. He now lives in Eidsvoll, six miles north of Oslo.

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