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 &…

Talk to me, Superunion.

Well, the first question is sort of an obvious one; how did you find your name? Superunion? What does it mean to you? How did you come up with that name? It means… I guess we wanted to have a name that is saying something…

Space in space in space (in space?)

Exhibition space is supposed to be the contrary of its content. Exhibition space should not be the flashy, parametric room in which every wall and seam and bolt and window screams silently through their sheer formal nonconformity: »Here I am! Look at me!«. The main…

Emanuel Vigeland Museum

  Architect : Emanuel Vigeland Year build : 1926 Building : Museum/Mausoleum Excursion date : 12th of September 2015 Date written : 13th of September 2015 The museum of Emanuel Vigeland is located in the suburbs of Oslo. Though when it was erected in the…

The Science Center at 78° N 16° E

Towards the end of the street through one of the world’s most northernmost town of Longyearbyen is situated an intriguing figure of a building. Its sharp-edged body, skewed and folded in acute geometry. Its skin wrapped with a layer of insulated copper-clad as a brown…