St.Hallvard Kirke og Kloster

by Robert Blödorn Architect: Lund & Slaatto built from 1959-1966 Church | Monastry   H I S T O R Y The catholic church of St.Hallvard was built from 1959 to 1966, it is situated in Enerhaugen in the multi-cultural district of Grønland, Oslo. The…

Interview with Knut Longva

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,…

Excursion – Ode to Osaka Pavilion

The Ode to Osaka Pavilion was exhibited at the National Museum in Oslo earlier this autumn. The museum wanted to realize the original piece, which was an un-built competition proposal by the Norwegian architect Sverre Fehn for the Osaka World Fair in 1970. Due to…

The National Tourist Route Project

by Anna Willemark and Chloe Adelheim The National Tourist Route is a project directed by the Norwegian Public Roads Administration and consists of more than 100 architectural installations and projects. The installations are made by different Norwegian and international offices, all situated along 18 selected, picturesque roads…

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.…

Meeting Haugen/Zohar Arkitekter

 by Yaohan Yu & Sidonie Lasseron     « The intention is the guiding line. » Haugen/Zohar Arkitekter is an Oslo-based studio established in 2006 by Dan Zohar and Marit Haugen. Both studied at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology and Bezalel Academy of Arts &…