Commissioned by Pegode, we took on the challenge of designing a day center for adults with disabilities. This organization stands for an inclusive society and offers tailor-made support for people with a disability. The program within the Pegode Day Center mainly consists of a number of studio spaces and a multifunctional room, tailored to the […]
This project for a summer retreat is an addition to an old “Nordlandshus” (traditional northern Norwegian house) on a remote site in the coastal area of Lofoten. The original idea was to envelop the old and worn-down timber core within a new climatic shell, leaving the old house standing freely and structurally unstressed inside. The new shell had a separate foundation and structure, and followed its own grid module. This gave an interesting “syncopation” of door- and window openings between the old and new structures.