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Posts tagged 'Norway'

Henning Larsen and Fabel design major vet school in Norway

The large-scale research and teaching campus for veterinary medicine includes advanced facilities, social spaces and green roofs Danish architecture firm Henning Larsen, in collaboration with

Architecture

Snøhetta designs new gallery space within 1960s Norwegian arts centre 

Gallery Merz, at the Henie Onstad Kunstsenter outside Oslo, is carved out from the centre’s original concrete shell in a sensitive design that connects to

Architecture

Snøhetta completes energy-positive Powerhouse Telemark

The building in southern Norway was designed by Snøhetta as part of an initiative dedicated to reducing construction’s carbon emissions Words by Francesca Perry ‘Architecture

Buildings
Moniker store oslo - branding and design by snohetta - icon eye

Snøhetta creates colourful universe for Norwegian fashion store Moniker

The design studio has created a series of saturated interiors for Moniker’s Oslo store as well as a new concept for its graphic and digital

Design

A ‘living room’ for a village: Helen & Hard’s timber library in western Norway

The project comprises a library, homes and offices in one distinctive structure Words by Francesca Perry Helen & Hard, a Norwegian practice celebrated especially for

Buildings

Norway’s new gallery by Bjarke Ingels’ BIG combines beauty and bombast

  Realising The Twist wasn’t always straightforward – but now it’s built, the space makes for an ethereal gallery experience, says Joe Lloyd Images by Laurian Ghinitoiu

Features

Peter Opsvik: ‘My theory about sitting is simple: if we are allowed to move, we move’

Over the past 50 years, the Norwegian designer has liberated the human body from the tyranny of ‘correct posture’ and introduced the concept of dynamic

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Ore inspired: Peter Zumthor’s zinc mine museum in Norway

Perched on stilts high above a ravine, the primitive structures of the architect’s Allmannajuvet museum carry echoes of the area’s troubled past On a rocky

Features

Lars Beller Fjetland

The designer finds inspiration in the landscapes of western Norway to create natural furniture pieces of warmth and charm Bergen lies on the west coast

News

Salt Festival, Norway

The relaxed attitude to the destruction of the remote Arctic festival’s main event space reflects the ethos of the year-long event Stages don’t get much

Review

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Superflux uses myth-inspired installations to speculate on possible futures

Various Associates uses colour blocking in Shenzhen art school

A major exhibition at ArkDes explores the work of iconic Swedish architect Sigurd Lewerentz

Join RAK Ceramics at Clerkenwell Design Week

This commercial kitchen and café nourishes a local community

The 10th CODAawards honours extraordinary art commissions in interior, architectural and public spaces

Great design never tasted so good

Industrial aesthetics inform this quirky Madrid home designed by Burr Studio

ICON 208 : Summer 2022


Architects

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

Tatiana Bilbao is one of Mexico’s most creative designers

The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright


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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Superflux uses myth-inspired installations to speculate on possible futures

Various Associates uses colour blocking in Shenzhen art school

A major exhibition at ArkDes explores the work of iconic Swedish architect Sigurd Lewerentz

Join RAK Ceramics at Clerkenwell Design Week

This commercial kitchen and café nourishes a local community

The 10th CODAawards honours extraordinary art commissions in interior, architectural and public spaces

Great design never tasted so good

Industrial aesthetics inform this quirky Madrid home designed by Burr Studio

ICON 208 : Summer 2022


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