Hurum Farm House Completed

Hurum Farm House completed this year. The building sits really well in the landscape as the placement was designed on site. The living areas have a peaceful panoramic view over the Norwegian green fields.

The design process was a collaboration with the client, Terje Wiggo Nielsen, who made early sketches of the house with a vision to create flexible, modern farm house that combines living and working spaces.

Award for best Architecture and Urban Development

Lillestrøm Bicycle Hotel won the prince for best Architecture and Urban Development at Skedsmo kommune for 2016. The award was presented to Various Architects by the Mayor, Ole Jacob Flæten, in front of enthuiastic crowd.

Extract from the jury report:

«Lillestrøm Bicycle Hotel is a contemporary and innovative project that promotes the use of bicycles in combination with public transport. The building has an exciting form, construction and materials. The architecture of the building received attention far beyond Norwegian borders. It strengthen Lillestrøm´s image as Norway´s best bicycle city»



Exhibition in Moscow: NORWAY TOP-10!

Our Bicycle Hotel got selected to be part of an architecture exhibition in Moscow, Russia.

ARCH Moscow is most prominent and visited architectural exhibition in Moscow. It is held annually in the end of May and gathers around 30000 architects, students, urban planners and developers.  

Speech magazine together with Norwegian Embassy in Moscow curated the exhibition Norway Top-10: Tomorrow has come where 10 Norwegian projects to show how smart, sustainable and responsible architecture in Norway is were selected. 

Along with Various Architects, projects from Helen & Hard, Ghilardi + Hellsten Arkitekter, LPO Arkitekter, Rintala Eggersston Architects, DRDH Architects, and MAD Arkitetker were selected for this exhibition.