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Geir Grung’s Infrastructure Projects

by Amanda Holden and Simon Heidenreich  Geir Grung in his time Geir Grung’s domestic work from the 1960s follows a rational, Modernist formula, influenced by the work of Arne Korsmo and PAGON. His infrastructure work on the other hand, experiments boldly with the formal opportunities…

Experiencing the Barcodes at the Human Scale

The ongoing redevelopment of Oslo’s waterfront, as part of the Fjord City masterplan, represents an unprecedented scale of redevelopment for the city. The Barcode, Bjørvika, is a particularly controversial element of the redevelopment, because it is high-rise and high-density. The primary justification for the dense…

Interview with Erik Langdalen

by Julia Schwarz and Amanda Holden “Architecture is no longer only about making your statement. You really have to write yourself into something” says Erik Langdalen Erik Langdalen’s work is unique in sensitively tackling the restoration and modernisation of historic farmsteads in the north of…