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Oslo is the capital of Norway and is located in the south of the country. Probably the most celebrated contemporary Norwegian building is the Oslo Operahouse. Other major architecture in Oslo includes the Norwegian Museum of Architecture, the The munch museum and stenersen museum collections and the Bislett Stadium building.

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Oslo Architecture News – latest additions to this page, arranged chronologically:

July 22 Memorial Sites – 10 Oct 2013
Norwegian Architecture Competition Shortlist
Island of Utøya
image from organiser
The selected short listed candidates to enter the closed competition for the 22 July memorial sites are:
– Jonas Dahlberg
– Jeremy Deller
– Estudio SIC
– Goksøyr & Martens and Snøhetta
– Olav Christopher Jenssen and LPO arkitekter
– Haugen/Zohar arkitekter
– Paul Murdoch Architects
– NLÉ & Kunlé Adeyemi

Signal Mediahus
Design: Space Group
Signal Mediahus Building
photo : Vegard Kleven

Signal Mediahus Oslo – 15 Apr 2013
Refurbishment of the former industrial building designed by architects Ove Ekman and Einar Smith and completed 1899. This area along the Akers River was historically referred to as Ny York (New York) due to its explosive development in 1858. Today the area reflects a transformation towards a district focused on art, architecture and design.

Astrup Fearnley Museet
Design: Renzo Piano Building Workshop / Narud Stokke Wiig architects
Astrup Fearnley Museum Oslo
image © Nic Lehoux

Astrup Fearnley Museet Oslo – 28 Sep 2012
The Astrup Fearnley Museum of Contemporary Art is to reopen on 29 September in Tjuvholmen, the newest arts district of Oslo. Previously located at Dronningensgtate 4 for 18 years, the privately owned museum is now part of the new Icon Complex, developed by Selvaag Gruppen and Aspelin-Ramm Gruppen, and designed by Renzo Piano Building Workshop in collaboration with Narud Stokke Wiig architects.

Fagerborg Kindergarten
Reiulf Ramstad Architects
Fagerborg Kindergarten
photo © Thomas Bjørnflaten

Fagerborg Kindergarten Oslo – added 3 Jul 2012
Reiulf Ramstad Architects has been involved in designing a new kindergarten for Fagerborg Congregation in central Oslo. The kindergarten offers 2 units for children between 1-3 years old and 2 units for children between 3-6 years old. There are many cultural heritage guidelines to be considered in the project site. The area is characterised by residential buildings from 1900-50.

Gjersrud-Stensrud Hill Towns
S333 Architecture + Urbanism / 3RW Arkitekter
Gjersrud-Stensrud Buildings
picture from S333 Architecture + Urbanism

Gjersrud-Stensrud Hill Towns Oslo – 6 Mar 2012
S333 worked in collaboration with Bergen-based architects 3RW Arkitekter and ecologist Christian Mong to transform the 390 ha site into a new residential district comprising of 6000 – 7000 new homes, services, amenities and recreational areas.

Eco Cube, Økern
Eco Cube
picture : a-lab

Eco Cube Oslo – 22 Sep 2011

Statoil Offices
Statoil Oslo Building
picture : Placebo Effects

Statoil Offices Oslo – 1 Sep 2011
Since January Skanska Norway have been progressing the above-ground works, building the superstructure at a rate of about one office lamella per month. Each lamell is 140m long and 12,5m/3 storeys high. Whilst the steel truss sections for the upper lamellas are being lifted into place by Northern Europe’s largest mobile crane, prefabricated façade elements produced in central Sweden are being mounted on the lower lamellas.

Furuset Masterplan – Architecture Competition win
Furuset Oslo
picture from architects
Furuset Masterplan

Oslo Buildings – Key Project

Oslo Operahouse
Oslo Operahouse
picture : Statsbygg

Oslo Operahouse

Recent Architecture Projects + Designs, alphabetical:

Akerbrygge development
Lead architect: Niels Torp

Akerselva Atrium
NBBJ Architects
Akerselva Atrium Norway
photos © Tim Griffith

Akerselva Atrium

Akershus University Hospital
Arkitektfirmaet C. F. Møller
Akershus University Hospital
photograph : Torben Eskerod

Akershus University Hospital

Bislett Stadium
Arkitektfirmaet C. F. Møller
Bislett Stadium Oslo
photo from architect

Bislett Stadium Oslo

Bjørnholt Upper Secondary School
Narud-Stokke-Wiig AS Sivilarkitekter MNAL

Rintala Eggertsson Architects
Boxhome Oslo
photo from architect

Boxhome Oslo

Crystal Clear Towers
C. F. Møller Architects
Crystal Clear Oslo
image : C. F. Møller Architects / MIR

Crystal Clear Oslo

DogA Exhibition centre and offices
DogA Exhibition centre
image : Jensen & Skodvin Architects

DogA Exhibition centre

Gyldendal building
Sverre Fehn

IT-Fornebu building
photo from architect

IT-Fornebu building

Kastellet School
div.A arkitekter as
RIBA International Award 2006

Mortensrud Church
Mortensrud Church
image : Jensen & Skodvin Architects

Mortensrud Church Oslo

The munch museum and stenersen museum collections, Oslo
Munch Museum Oslo
Models by Jorge Queipo, photos by Federico López

Munch Museum : Architecture Competition win

National Library Extension
Longva Arkitekter AS

National Museum of Architecture
Sverre Fehn Architect

New Norwegian National Opera House, Bjørvika : see link at top of page

Nobel Peace Center – Exhibition Centre

Norwegian Museum of Architecture
Sverre Fehn

Olavsen Spa, Grand Hotel

Mellbye Architects

Oslo International School
JVA – Jarmund/Vigsnæs AS Arkitekter MNAL
Oslo School Building
photo from architect

Oslo School building

Oslo School of Business & Economics, BI Campus Nydalen
Niels Torp Arkitekter

PWC building, Barcode development, Bjørvika
PWC office building
photo from architect

PWC office building – Barcode masterplan by MVRDV with a-lab + Dark

Red House
Jarmund/Vigsnæs Arkitekter
Oslo House
photo from architects

Oslo House

The Triangle House, Nesodden
Jarmund/Vigsnæs Architects
Triangle House
photograph : Ivan Brodey

Triangle House

Villa Holmenkollen
Reiulf Ramstad Architects
Villa Holmenkollen
photo by RRA

Villa Holmenkollen

More Oslo Architecture projects online soon

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Norwegian Architects

Oslo Architect Studios

Oslo International Airport
Narud Stokke Wiig Architects
Oslo International Airport
photo from RIAS in 2004

Oslo architects : Snøhetta

Oslo Opera House Project

Molde Jazzhouse & Theatre: Norwegian building

Norwegian building design : Knut Hamsun Center by Steven Holl Architects

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