October 13, 2017
all, Architecture, Bergen, Education, Snøhetta
Students at this new Snøhetta-designed Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design in Bergen are invited to use the inner walls as a canvas for their work. Read more
June 1, 2017
Adaptive Reuse, all, Architecture, Cultural, Landscape and urbanism, Oregon, pathways, renovations, Snøhetta, USA
Snøhetta has unveiled its plans to transform an abandoned paper mill blocking a view of Oregon City’s Willamette Falls and waterfront into a cultural complex looped by an elevated pathway. Read more
June 1, 2017
Architecture, architecture in the US, Snøhetta
the ambitious project will see a new riverwalk and restore public access to north america’s second largest waterfall for the first time in over 150 years.
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May 26, 2017
all, Architecture, Harvard University, houses, News, Residential, Snøhetta, sustainability, USA
Harvard University, Snøhetta and Skanska Technology have teamed up to retrofit an old house, demonstrating how existing buildings can be made more energy efficient to help address climate change. Read more
May 24, 2017
art, Interiors, josé parlá, Snøhetta
occupying a single-storey structure, the workspace is surrounded by mechanics and manufacturers in the industrial gowanus neighborhood.
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May 5, 2017
all, Architecture, cabins, houses, Norway, Norwegian houses, Prefabricated buildings, Residential, Snøhetta, wood, wooden buildings
Architecture firm Snøhetta has unveiled a prefabricated cabin with a twisted roof that offers protection in harsh weather conditions. Read more
May 4, 2017
Architecture, architecture in norway, Snøhetta
whether placed by the water, the forest or in the mountains, the socially-orientated cabin with the angled roof is suitable for almost any terrain and weather condition.
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May 3, 2017
design, milan design week 2017, Snøhetta
the installation invites the spectator to take a closer look and discover that from other perspectives, things can be just illusions.
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April 19, 2017
Architecture, architecture in new york, architecture in the US, galleries, Snøhetta
what was previously a congested vehicular district has been transformed into a 2.5 acre civic space at the heart of new york.
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April 19, 2017
all, Architecture, Landscape and urbanism, Midtown Manhattan, New York, New York City, News, Snøhetta, USA
Architecture firm Snøhetta has completed its redesign of New York‘s Times Square, almost doubling the pedestrian areas at the busiest place in the US. Read more
April 11, 2017
all, design, Erik Jørgensen, Installations, ladders, Milan 2017, Milan design week, Snøhetta, Wallpaper* Handmade
A wood and leather ladder appears to stretch endlessly upwards and downwards in this Milan design week installation, created by a team featuring architecture firm Snøhetta. Read more
April 3, 2017
all, Architecture, concrete, Cultural, Education, France, Landscape and urbanism, Photography, Snøhetta, visitors centres
These photographs capture the jagged roofline of the museum that Snøhetta has designed at the Lascaux Caves in France, to frame a huge replica of some of the world’s most famous prehistoric cave paintings. Read more
April 3, 2017
Architecture, architecture in france, Snøhetta
the complex provides visitors with an immersive educational experience of prehistoric 20,000-year-old paintings, referred to by archaeologists as the ‘sistine chapel of prehistory’.
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March 28, 2017
all, Architecture, Infrastructure, Landscape and urbanism, Landscape Architecture, News, Norway, Snøhetta, tunnels
Snøhetta has designed a pair of grand stone arches for the entrance points of a 1.7-kilometre shipping tunnel, which will cut through a peninsula to bypass a particularly dangerous stretch of Norway’s coast. Read more
March 27, 2017
snøhetta have planned a design for the world’s first full-scale ship tunnel, proposed for construction on the infamously dangerous stad peninsula in norway.
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March 6, 2017
Africa, all, Architecture, Cape Town, Design Indaba, design indaba 2017, Pavilions, Snøhetta, South Africa, wood, wooden buildings
Snøhetta has revealed a prototype of an arch in honour of South African social-rights activist Desmond Tutu, which will be built near the National Parliament in Cape Town. Read more