Category Archive: memorial

KOLLABORATORIET (Oslo)

 

KALEIDOSCOPE (HELSINKI, FI/BERGEN, NO)

TEAM The Kaleidoscope is a young Finnish-Norwegian practice working with an inclusive method where all ideas are common and drawings developed together. They engage in free association and pursue a broad spectrum of… Continue reading

AGATHE MONNET, LEILA MAITIA, ERLEND STRØNSTAD (BUENOS AIRES/OSLO)

NATIONAL ARCHIVES – A BUILDING IS MORE THAN A BUILDING It keeps the marks of its histories and frames the creation of collective memory. A traumatic moment needs an exceptional reaction, but destruction is not… Continue reading

NICOLÒ ORNAGHI (Oslo)

VIBECKE YRSTAD (Oslo)

TORMOD FØRRE/MATTIAS GUNNEFLO/WILHELMINE FØRRE (SON, NO/GOTHENBURG, SE)

  HØYBLOKKA MEMORIAL PARK 77 trees are planted in the Høyblokka building. A tree embodies growth, strength, dignity and the cycle through days, years and lives. The vertical memorial created, is a place… Continue reading

JAN CHRISTENSEN/MARIUS DAHL (BERLIN/DRAMMEN, NO)

JOSÉ RAMOS (BERLIN)

  JOSÉ RAMOS Architect and urban designer based in Berlin, focusing on the intersection of infrastructure and designed environments. He studied in the School of Architecture of the University of Seville (ETSA Sevilla)… Continue reading

TRANSBORDER STUDIO (OSLO)

  NORWEGIAN GOVERNMENT COMPLEX The discussion of the rebuilding of the government quarter in Oslo following the 22 of July terrorist attack has largely focused on the preservation or demolition of Høyblokka. A… Continue reading

WOOD ARKITEKTUR + DESIGN (OSLO)

  SLÅ RING ‘Slå Ring’ is the result of an inquiry WOOD a + d got from Oslo Mayor Fabian Stang in November 2013. Fabian had an idea for a circular building to… Continue reading

TONI KAUPPILA (OSLO)

   

ERIK FENSTAD LANGDALEN (OSLO)

BLASTED BUILDING Entering Erling Viksjø´s iconic government building, Høyblokken 32 months after the devastating terrorist attack, I find myself standing on a territory charged with strong emotions and political controversy. But more significantly,… Continue reading

NJBA A + U (DUBLIN)

Björn Ehrlemark / Carin Kallenberg (Gothenburg, SE)

DRAWING THE CURTAIN The state of uncertainty that the Norwegian government building complex has found itself in since the tragedies of July 22 2011 is already a part of its history. Windows covered… Continue reading

SARA ARMENTO (PESCARA, IT)

SARA ARMENTO Architect, attended the University of Alicante (SP) and got a top-grade Master Degree from Univerisity G.d’Annunzio of Pescara (IT – 2011) with a project about innovative typologies for social housing shaped… Continue reading

Ivan Brodey / Ingerid Helsing Almaas / Einar Bjarki Malmquist (Oslo)