Tag: Norway

Part 2: Akerselva Atrium | Peter Pran + Jonathan Ward of NBBJ

Part 2: Akerselva Atrium | Peter Pran + Jonathan Ward of NBBJ

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• March 30, 2010 • Comments (0)

If you still remember our previous featured article – Akerselva Atrium, designed by Peter Pran and Jonathan Ward of NBBJ. The project recently has been fully completed, here are some new floor plans and photographs courtesy of NBBJ. Photographers: Jiri Havran, Tim Griffith and Scott Wyatt Click here to full description of the project. + […]

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Shuffle - Europan 10 competition | Eriksen Skajaa Architects

Shuffle – Europan 10 competition | Eriksen Skajaa Architects

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• January 26, 2010 • Comments (0)

Eriksen Skajaa Architects, a small architecture practice run by Arild Eriksen and Joakim Skajaa has won the Europan 10 competition in Oslo with their project Shuffle. The project is exploring low rise/high density urban planning as a way to reinforce local identity, making use of passive-house concepts to shape the buildings. + Project description courtesy […]

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IT-Fornebu Portal Building | A-Lab

IT-Fornebu Portal Building | A-Lab

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• November 25, 2009 • Comments (0)

IT-Fornebu Portal building is a winning project in 2004 designed by Norway-based architectural firm A-Lab, the project is recently completed to house the business and incubation centre for information technology companies. The main concept was to strip and divide the program into independent architectonic elements, clearly defined by function, in order to gain maximal flexibility […]

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Building Better Healthcare Award + Akershus University Hospital by C. F. Møller Architects

Building Better Healthcare Award + Akershus University Hospital by C. F. Møller Architects

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• November 18, 2009 • Comments (0)

In 2000, C. F. Møller Architects won the 1st prize in international competition to design the Akershus University Hospital. This year, the project has been awarded Building Better Healthcare Award for Best International Design. + Press Release courtesy of C. F. Møller Architects Building Better Healthcare Award The most prestigious prize in the healthcare built […]

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Gjerdrum Secondary School | Kristin Jarmund Architects

Gjerdrum Secondary School | Kristin Jarmund Architects

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• October 24, 2009 • Comments (0)

Norwegian firm Kristin Jarmund Architects recently has completed the Gjerdrum Secondary School, which was the 1st prize project in the invited competition in 2007. + Project description courtesy of Kristin Jarmund Architects The project won 1st prize in an invited competition the autumn of 2007. With very few adjustments the competition project was realised. The […]

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The Magpie's Nest | Kristin Jarmund Architects

The Magpie’s Nest | Kristin Jarmund Architects

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• October 9, 2009 • Comments (1)

Norway-based Kristin Jarmund Architects recently has completed the exhibition design for the Bergen Silver Collection, Bergen, Norway.  The design is conceived as a magpie’s nest and be seen from all sides. Visually the nest is a combination of stacked glass components with interwoven solid branches. This gives the nest a nuanced but gentle play, reflecting light […]

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Thor Heyerdahl School | Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects

Thor Heyerdahl School | Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects

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• September 26, 2009 • Comments (0)

Danish architects Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects‘s largest school project – The Thor Heyerdahl School of Advanced and Further Education recently has been completed in Larvik, Norway. We have chosen to rethink and challenge the traditional boundaries surrounding school buildings. We wanted to create an architectonic base for a well functioning student environment and increased cross […]

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DnB NOR Headquarters | MVRDV

DnB NOR Headquarters | MVRDV

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• September 22, 2009 • Comments (0)

Designed by Dutch architects MVRDV in collaboration with Norwegian firms DARK Arkitekter AS. The construction for DnB NOR Headquarters has been started in this year September and scheduled to be completed in 2012. The pixelated design adapts to the urban context and combines an efficient and flexible internal organisation, based on small-scale working entities, with […]

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Trollstigen National Tourist Route Project | Reiulf Ramstad Architects

Trollstigen National Tourist Route Project | Reiulf Ramstad Architects

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• September 6, 2009 • Comments (0)

Norway-based firm Reiulf Ramstad Architects has designed a Trollstigen National Tourist Route Project located in Romsdalen – Geiranger Fjord, Norway. Trollstigen is one of the most popular tourist-attractions in Norway which is surrounded by the majestic mountains. The architecture is to be characterised by clear and precise transitions between planned zones and the natural landscape. […]

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Inside Out Cabin | Reiulf Ramstad Architects

Inside Out Cabin | Reiulf Ramstad Architects

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• August 31, 2009 • Comments (1)

Inside out cabin by Norway-based firm Reiulf Ramstad Architects is located on top of the hill in Hvaler – Norway, overlooking the ocean and the horizon. The house was designed to harmonize with its surrounding, by the choice of the raw material and big glasses, it blurs the edge between inside and outside. + Project […]

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