Category: Interviews

Interviews with contemporary practices in Norway.

Erik Langdalen. An Interview

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…

Dagur Eggertsson. A Hypothetical Interview

Seeking to stimulate a sincere reaction, we asked Dagur Eggertsson,* from Rintala Eggertsson Architects, to express his opinion on 4 different architectural topics in 4 different sites in Oslo. These were:   Ekebergparken  •  Transition Sørengabro  •  Motion Mariakirken  •  Re-contextualization Opera House  •  Wonder  …

Knut Longva. An Interview

We met former founder Knut Longva on a Friday afternoon during one of his few time slots. We asked him about his practice, his work and thoughts. After a fun time he spent passionately introducing us to different projects his firm designed since its creation,…

Lie Øyen Arkitekter. The Interview

by Christos Pampafikos & Robert Blödorn          „WE ARE SEARCHING THE BEST DESIGN“ Lie Øyen Arkitekter is a local architectural office, situated close to Vigelandsparken in Oslo. In order to prepare the interview, we first researched the work and the projects on their personal website.…