Category list : Norway
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View from Svalbard, NorwaySubscription
Norwayʼs extreme Svalbard archipelago may become a key hub in the changing future of the Arctic
TYIN Tegnestue's Boathouse in NorwaySubscription
A boathouse for storing boats and fishing gear converted for recreational summer use
How the pristine ecology of the Arctic is under new pressures as the dash for resources intensifies
Like the Medisch Centrum Rijnmond-Zuid, this inner-city hospital resists the centrifugal force of much recent planning.
The project is a triumph of the provision of facilities in a sensitive spot, enhancing the place rather than hiding it coyly beneath an architectural fig leaf
Nøysom Arkitekter: ‘sustaining the earth is about respect, reciprocity and using only what you need’Subscription
‘Experimental’ housing always tends to stand on the edge of orthodoxy, palely loitering on the periphery. Yet it can also be envisaged as the cutting edge: the first breakers that surge and spill from the progressive wave, pushing on to batter at conventional thinking and received wisdom.
AR House Highly Commended: both a part of the landscape and a human-made installation to celebrate it, this summer house sits lightly on the rocky terrain of a Norwegian island
Library and Concert Hall in Bodø, Norway by DRDHSubscription
In a remote Norwegian town on the edge of the Arctic Circle, a new library and concert hall transcend their cultural brief to become, in effect, the townʼs public realm
Steven Holl’s brooding tower abstracts episodes and motifs from Hamsun’s texts to create a monument to Norway’s most famous, and infamous, author. Photography by Åke E:Son Lindman
Jenson & Skodvin’s seven minimal single-storey containers, crisply detailed with larch, combine to form an unobtrusive hotel