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Mountain roads project - Liasanden stop point

in Architecture by Jensen & Skodvin Arkitektkontor as
  contributed by 295 Carlos Lanuza, 16 May 2009
For this stop point we investigated if it would be possible to retain qualities of light and space that can be experienced in a forest, and if the forest floor vegetation could be kept. We...

Gudbrandsjuvet - Landscape hotel

in Architecture by Jensen & Skodvin Arkitektkontor as
  contributed by 295 Carlos Lanuza, 16 May 2009
One of the local residents at Gudbrandsjuvet, Knut Slinning, is building a landscape hotel. The idea emerged at another site, Aurland, but was not realized there. Basically each room is a detached...

Gudbrandsjuvet -Viewing platforms & bridges

The main platform is constructed by 25mm laser cut steel sheets, cantilevered like a bridge around the cliff, hung in each end. The railing has a geometry that allows it to be continuous even with...

New Monastery for Cistercian nuns

The project is situated on the island Tautra in the Trondheimsfjord. It is a new monastery for 18 nuns, complete with a small church and all the facilities needed to make a living, as areas for...

The Lantern

in Architecture by Atelier Oslo/AWP
contributed by 128 miesvanderrohe, 17 June 2009
SiteWhen Sandnes and Stavanger were chosen as cultural capitals of Europe 2008, a group of competitions named Norwegian Wood was launched to promote contemporary, sustainable timber architecture....