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Workshop in New Delhi

22 Oct 2012 / in

Fantastic Norway was in November 2010 invited to participate at the Urban Typhoon workshop in New Delhi. Participants included architects, planners, artists, poets, researchers and social scientists from all over the world. The workshop was …

Cardboard Cloud

22 Oct 2012 / in

The installation “Cardboard Cloud” was designed on behalf of the Norwegian Center for Design and Architecture (DogA), in Oslo. The goal for installation was to create a framework around the exhibition of new Norwegian design …


06 Sep 2012 / in

I kjølvannet av terrorangrepet på Utøya den 22.juli 2011, har Fantastic Norway jobbet sammen med AUF om utviklingen av en strategi for gjenreisingen av øya som leirsted. Arbeidet er utført i tett dialog med AUF …

Venice Biennale 2012

08 Aug 2012 / in

Fantastic Norway has for the last year been working with the re-establishing of a political camp on the island of Utøya, the location of the massacre where 69 young people were killed on July 22nd …

1814 / Ballot Box

13 Mar 2012 / in

The voting ballot box (stemmeurnen) is an installation erected in conjunction with the 100 years anniversary of the woman’s right to vote in Norway and will also be a part of upcoming 200 years anniversary …

On a Thin Line

04 Jan 2012 / in

Fantastic Norway was commisioned by Asplin Ramm to improve the stretch between Rosenholm Campus and Rosenholm Station.

We proposed Norways longest footbridge between the station and the campus, in the extension of the architectural axis …

Slide City / Per Kartvedt

01 Nov 2011 / in

In the 70’s Oslo’s own “Man in Black”, Professor of Architecture Per Kartvedt , started his long lasting lecture series on cities, communities, myths and dreams. Per has since then been an influential character in …

100% Norway

26 Oct 2011 / in

Fantastic Norway was recently awarded second place for best stand design at 100% Design in Earls Court / London, by Blueprint Magazine. The jury stated: “Within the context of the exhibition’s opening debate, surrounding ideas …


25 Oct 2011 / in

”Kakafoniet” is a feasibility study done for Sparebankstiftelsen. Their ambition is to establish a 12000 square meters cultural house in Kvadraturen/Oslo within the location of two old, classical bank buildings.  The project is aimed towards …

Brønnøy Brygge

23 Oct 2011 / in

This project was developed as part of a feasibility study for a strictly regulated waterfront of Brønnøysund. The ambition was to create a more interesting and vibrant waterfront for the old district of Sørbyen. A …

Venice Biennale 2010

23 Oct 2011 / in

Together with a series of young nordic designers, Fantastic Norway was invited to participate in the exhibition “At Work With” at the 2010 Venice Biennale.

We were asked to contribute with one week of work …


23 Oct 2011 / in

Sirene is a luxurious restaurant placed at Aker Brygge, where Oslo meets the fjord. We wanted to bring in aspects of nature into this very urban area.

The building is designed with layers of flexible …

Walking Berlin/Beijing

23 Oct 2011 / in

The ambulant exhibition “Walking Berlin/Beijing” was part of our participation in the DMY International Design Festival, Berlin 2009.

The exhibition aimed to promote the region of South Helgeland and simultaneously create publicity for a new …


22 Oct 2011 / in

Kneisen is a dual purpose visitors center at the Black Glaciar in northern Norway. The building works both as a centre for eco-tourism and research on new environmentally friendly technology. The building’s design is inspired …


22 Oct 2011 / in

Fantastic Norway AS conducted the part as curator, architect, graphic artist and producer for the exhibition “Eurovisions”, at the Norwegian center for Design and Architecture in Oslo (December 2009).

The exhibition presented three different districts …

«Håkon & Haffner» – Episode 6

22 Oct 2011 / in

Se den sjette episoden her!/ Watch episode #6 here!

Den viktigste arktiekturen er verken rådhus, operabygg, storting eller signalbygg, men snarere rommet imellom byggene; Byrommene våre. Hva er egentlig et byrom? Hva har byrom med …

«Håkon & Haffner» – Episode 5

22 Oct 2011 / in

Se den femte episoden her! / Watch episode #5 here!

Norges største byggeprosjekt er også en av de største politiske prosjektene som har blitt gjennomført i Norge: Drabantbyene. Men hvorfor har idealsamfunnene som ble bygd …

«Håkon & Haffner» – Episode 3

22 Oct 2011 / in

Se den tredje episode her! / Watch episode #3 here!

Hva er egentlig et signalbygg? Og hvilke signaler sender de egentlig ut? Håkon & Haffner undersøker dette spørsmålet og prøver å finne ut av om …