Tag: norwegian.architecture

Arne Korsmo. Villa Stenersen

Villa Stenersen – Arne Korsmo – 1937Villa Stenersen, Arne Korsmo’s most famous work, is one of the most important examples of Norwegian functionalist architecture -or as Norwegians call it: “funkis”. Modernism in Scandinavia arrived in the late 1920s. In Norway the movement was received with…

Sverre Fehn. Skådalen Skole

Skådalen Skole is located on the Holmenkollenåsen on the outskirts of Oslo. After getting off the metro in Skådalen you are more or less surrounded by nature. Following a path from the station southeast bound you reach the entrance of the school in just a…

Einar Jarmund. An Interview

Interview with Einar Jarmund, 04/09/2015 Jarmund/Vigsnæs Architects by Joana Graça & Alberto Sancho Norwegian Architecture 2015, Oslo School of Architecture and Design The norwegian dream parody video mentioned by the architect, “The cabin”, can be found here.  

Per Line. Friluftshuset at Orre

Marine Vincentz & Caroline Vaussanvin Frilufthuset is a recreation centre, situated on the coast of Jæren, by the beach. Visitors go there to learn about the site’s birds and plants, as well as enjoying resting time and refreshments. Built in 1987 and expanded in 1992,…