Tag: norwegian.architecture

Wenche Selmer. Domestic architecture

by Alberto Ballesteros Barea and Veronica Gallina Wenche Selmer (1920-1998) was a Norwegian female architect, who mainly focused her work on residential programs. All her projects are small-scale based, either individual houses or small summer residences and cabins. The aim of our analysis was to…

Jensen & Skodvin. Mortensrud Church – Let There be Light

Mortensrud Church is a unconventional and beautiful stone church- a nature cathedral where the architects have integrated nature in the construction of slate, glass and steel. What impressed me most about this church is its respect towards nature. According to Jensen & Skodvin Arkitekter, the architects…

Sverre Fehn. Skådalen Skole

In the 70s Sverre Fehn planned a school for deaf children’s in the area of Skådalen at Holmenkollåsen in Oslo. The complex is only 20 minutes from the City centre by subway yet it feels completely immersed in nature. The program is split up in…