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The Nobel Banquet 2012

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  • Guests arriving to the Stockholm City Hall.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • Scouters with torches outside the Stockholm City Hall greet guests to the Nobel Banquet.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • One of the young scouters with torches to welcome the guests.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • Student attendents entering the 2012 Nobel Banquet.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • The Master of Ceremonies, student attendents and His Majesty the King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden proceed into the Blue Hall.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • 2012 Nobel Laureate in Literature, Mo Yan, proceeds into the Blue Hall with his wife Mrs Qinlan Du.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • Almost 1,300 guests seated in the Blue Hall of the Stockholm City Hall.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden and Professor Claudine Haroche, wife of Physics Laureate Serge Haroche, at the table of honor.
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    Photo: Orasisfoto
  • Physics Laureate Serge Haroche and Queen Silvia of Sweden.
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    Photo: Orasisfoto
  • 2012 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry Laureate Brian Kobilka and Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden.
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    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • One of many beautiful flower decorations.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Orasisfoto
  • The Divertissement at the 2012 Nobel Banquet is provided by Cirkus Cirk
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • Cirkus Cirkör entertains during the Nobel Banquet.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Niklas Elmehed
  • The traditional procession of servers with the evening's dessert.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • The evening's toastmaster introduces the thank you speeches from the Nobel Laureates.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • 2012 Nobel Laureate in Physics, Serge Haroche, gives his banquet speech.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • 2012 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry Robert Lefkowitz gives his banquet speech.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • 2012 Medicin Laureate John Gurdon gives his banquet speech.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • 2012 Nobel Laureate in Literature, Mo Yan, gives banquet speech in Chinese.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • 2012 Laureate in Economic Sciences Alvin Roth gives his banquet speech.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • Students assemble with massed standards on the grand stairway and balustrade above the Blue Hall.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • The Divertissement is provided by Cirkus Cirk
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Niklas Elmehed
  • The Divertissement by Cirkus Cirk
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • Cirkus Cirk
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • The main chefs of the banquet receive applause from the guests.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • One of 260 servers at the 2012 Nobel Banquet.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • Guest proceed upstairs to the Golden Hall for dancing.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • Students enjoying a dance in the Golden Hall.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • After the meal, guests dance in the Golden Hall.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

Guests arriving to the Stockholm City Hall.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

Scouters with torches outside the Stockholm City Hall greet guests to the Nobel Banquet.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

One of the young scouters with torches to welcome the guests.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

Student attendents entering the 2012 Nobel Banquet.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

The Master of Ceremonies, student attendents and His Majesty the King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden proceed into the Blue Hall.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

2012 Nobel Laureate in Literature, Mo Yan, proceeds into the Blue Hall with his wife Mrs Qinlan Du.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

Almost 1,300 guests seated in the Blue Hall of the Stockholm City Hall.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden and Professor Claudine Haroche, wife of Physics Laureate Serge Haroche, at the table of honor.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Orasisfoto

Physics Laureate Serge Haroche and Queen Silvia of Sweden.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Orasisfoto

2012 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry Laureate Brian Kobilka and Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

One of many beautiful flower decorations.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Orasisfoto

The Divertissement at the 2012 Nobel Banquet is provided by Cirkus Cirk
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

Cirkus Cirkör entertains during the Nobel Banquet.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Niklas Elmehed

The traditional procession of servers with the evening's dessert.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

The evening's toastmaster introduces the thank you speeches from the Nobel Laureates.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

2012 Nobel Laureate in Physics, Serge Haroche, gives his banquet speech.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

2012 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry Robert Lefkowitz gives his banquet speech.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

2012 Medicin Laureate John Gurdon gives his banquet speech.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

2012 Nobel Laureate in Literature, Mo Yan, gives banquet speech in Chinese.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

2012 Laureate in Economic Sciences Alvin Roth gives his banquet speech.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

Students assemble with massed standards on the grand stairway and balustrade above the Blue Hall.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

The Divertissement is provided by Cirkus Cirk
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Niklas Elmehed

The Divertissement by Cirkus Cirk
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

Cirkus Cirk
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

The main chefs of the banquet receive applause from the guests.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

One of 260 servers at the 2012 Nobel Banquet.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

Guest proceed upstairs to the Golden Hall for dancing.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

Students enjoying a dance in the Golden Hall.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

After the meal, guests dance in the Golden Hall.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg



Preparations for the 2012 Nobel Banquet

11 photos

  • The tables in the Blue Hall of the Stockholm City Hall are all set to receive the 1,220 banquet guests.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • Preparations for the 2012 Nobel Banquet: every glass is checked.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • No fewer than some 5,400 glasses will be used during the evening.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • The City Hall is decorated with flowers in white, green-yellow and accent colours like blue, red and violet.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • In the kitchen, the chefs prepare a three course dinner for 1,220 guests.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • The starter, marinated Arctic char with cauliflower terrine, Kalix bleak roe and dill mayonnaise, is prepared in the kitchen.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • One of the 40 chefs preparing the banquet meal.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • Trilogy of cherries with pistachio-covered mascarpone cheese and black cherry sorbet served as dessert at the 2012 Nobel Banquet.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • About 40 chefs and 260 servers work with the banquet meal during the evening.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • The table of honor is laid with meticulous precision.
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg
  • Back stage with Cirkus Cirk
    Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
    Photo: Niklas Elmehed

The tables in the Blue Hall of the Stockholm City Hall are all set to receive the 1,220 banquet guests.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

Preparations for the 2012 Nobel Banquet: every glass is checked.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

No fewer than some 5,400 glasses will be used during the evening.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

The City Hall is decorated with flowers in white, green-yellow and accent colours like blue, red and violet.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

In the kitchen, the chefs prepare a three course dinner for 1,220 guests.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

The starter, marinated Arctic char with cauliflower terrine, Kalix bleak roe and dill mayonnaise, is prepared in the kitchen.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

One of the 40 chefs preparing the banquet meal.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

Trilogy of cherries with pistachio-covered mascarpone cheese and black cherry sorbet served as dessert at the 2012 Nobel Banquet.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

About 40 chefs and 260 servers work with the banquet meal during the evening.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

The table of honor is laid with meticulous precision.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Helena Paulin-Strömberg

Back stage with Cirkus Cirk
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2012
Photo: Niklas Elmehed

 

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