Posts tagged with ‘Norway’
Witch Trial Memorial Steilneset by Peter Zumthor and Louise Bourgeois.
Banksy-style: A £1million mural in Halden Prison’s courtyard (often called the world’s most humane prison) by Norwegian street artist Dolk
Anders Behring Breivik could be jailed in one of the world’s most progressive prisons, where inmates enjoy cells equipped with flat screen televisions, minifridges and designer-style furniture. The Halden Fengsel prison, is nestled in 75 acres of a picturesque forest in southeastern Norway it was built at a cost of $252million over ten years and was opened in April 2010 to house 248 inmates. It is Norway’s second largest prison and has been constructed based on the principle that “correctional services shall provide that the offender should be able to make a personal effort to change his pattern of criminal action” (source)