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New Master in Landscape Architecture in Tromsø

The Oslo School of Architecture and Design has established a new program in Landscape Architecture in collaboration with the University of Tromsø.

08.02.2013
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Ulstein Bridge Concept won prize

Ulstein Power and Control has won DnB's regional innovation award for a bridge delivered by Ulstein Bridge Concept. This means they have qualified for the national final in March. The project is le...

08.02.2013
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Vacancy: OBOS Chair, Professor in housing architecture

The Oslo School of Architecture and Design aims to strengthen its engagement in the field of housing and seeks candidates for the OBOS Chair. The professorship is a full-time research position at t...

19.10.2012
 

The future bridge is developed at AHO

ULSTEIN BRIDGE VISION™, the results of the research project Ulstein Bridge Concept (UBC), was presented Wednesday August 29 at ONS 2012 in Stavanger by the Minister of Trade and Industry, Trond Gis...

29.08.2012
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Ulstein Bridge Concept

The design work of the Ulstein Bridge Concept (UBC) project has needed to remain classified up until today and we are pleased to announce that the project will be officially presented at the ONS 20...

23.08.2012
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New evaluation of PhD education in Norway

NIFU has evaluated the whole PhD education system in Norway – approximately ten years after the implementation of the PhD degree.

27.06.2012
 

On copies and originals: New OCCAS book

Architecture, philosophy, art, music and fiction: The convoluted relations of the copy to the original is studied through a wide range of aesthetic disciplines in this anthology.

17.12.2011
 

New book from AHO’s Routes project

The research project Routes at AHO has created Routes, Roads and Landscapes - an edited collection on roads and landscapes from the 18th century to the present.

21.10.2011
 

Towards an Oslo School of interaction design

The latest number of the international journal Computers and Composition  is a special issue on interaction and communication design. Guest edited by Prof. Andrew Morrison, from the Institute of...

20.10.2011
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First industrial Ph.D. at AHO

Architect Julia Schlege is AHO's first industrial PhD. Schlegel will combine research at AHO with her work as Creative Director in DiizGroup.

22.09.2011
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Touch on display at MoMA

The exhibition Talk to Me at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York explores communication between people and objects that causes interaction. The research project Touch at AHO is represented...

12.08.2011
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New Research Centre for Architecture and Tectonics

On Friday, April 29th, the Oslo School of Architecture and Design launched its new Research Centre of Architecture and Tectonics (CAT) with an Inauguration Symposium and exhibition.

02.05.2011
 

IDE joins new reseach network

The Institute of Design (IDE) at AHO is part of a new research network funded by the VERDIKT programme at the Research Council of Norway.

26.04.2011
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AHO announces PhD research fellows

AHO currently calls for applications for 6 PhD reseach fellowships linked to four ongoing research projects. The application deadline for all positions is May 16th, 2011.

15.04.2011
 

New book: The structural basis of architecture

This spring, AHO professors Bjørn Sandaker and Arne Eggen alongside Mark R. Cruvellier from Cornell University publishes the second edition of their construction book The structural basis of...

18.04.2011
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Seen by nearly 600.000!

Close to 600.000 people have now seen the short movie "Immaterials: Light painting WiFi", created by a team of reaseachers from AHO.

22.03.2011
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This is what the Internet looks like

A team of designers and researchers of the Oslo school of architecture and design last week launched a new film in which they visualize wireless networks in Grünerløkka, Oslo. The film "Immaterials...

08.03.2011
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Large research grant to FTH and OCCAS

The research project Place and Displacement: Exhibiting Architecture has received funding from the Norwegian Research Council from 2011-2014 with Prof. Thordis Arrhenius as project leader.

25.02.2011
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Explored the edge of light

On January 21st, a group of researchers from AHOs Institute of Design and associated partners invited to the seminar Oslo Lux: Edge of Light.

28.01.2011
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OCCAS scholars published in philosophical journal “Agora”

A volume on sculpture of the journal,  Agora. Journal for filosofisk spekulasjo n (eds. Kristin Gjesdal and Mari Lending), includes articles by three OCCAS scholars.

16.12.2010
 

Mari Lending new professor at AHO

Mari Lending is deemed new Professor in architectural history and theory at the AHO Institute of Form, theory and history from October 1st, 2010.

21.10.2010
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All wired up

This autumn, design students from the Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO) and the Oslo National Academy of the Arts (KHiO) have worked together on an innovative project involving e-textile...

27.10.2010
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Eladio Dieste - Advancing Architecture through Material Systems Innovation

Exhibition, Symposium, and Construction Experiments @ AHO - Oslo School of Architecture and Design 04-22. October 2010.

04.10.2010
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New book on digital design research

Andrew Morrison, professor at the AHO Institute of Design and assistant professor at Intermedia, UiO, has been a major contributor to a new book on digital design recently published by the Universi...

26.08.2010
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For researchers: Sabbatical 2011

There is now an opportunity for researchers and academic staff at the AHO to seek sabbatical for 2011. Absolute deadline for applications is Wednesday 1. September 2010.

23.08.2010
 

Emphasizes "Research by Design"

The Scandinavian design research journal FORMakademisk recently published a special issue on Research by Design, guest edited by professors Andrew Morrison and Birger Sevaldson, both from the...

03.08.2010
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Design research exhibited in Barcelona

A set of specially designed sunglasses, created as part of a research project at AHO, is currently on diplay as part of the exhibition Fabrication Laboratory at the museum Disseny Hub Barcelona.

25.06.2010
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Wireless in Spain

The AHO film "Wireless in the world" is being exhibited in the HABITAR exhibition at LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial in Spain.

07.06.2010
 

Research rewarded with success

As the result of a targeted effort, the research environment at AHOs Institute of Design can point to several successes in 2010, such as peer reviewed journal publications, large research grants an...

07.05.2010
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New book series: asBUILT

This week, the three first volumes of the new book series asBUILT is launched, each presenting one Norwegian contemporary architectural building.

27.04.2010
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Shortlisted for MoMA exhibition

The movie "Immaterials: The ghost in the field", produced as part of the research project Touch at AHO, has been shortlisted for an exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York in 2011.

22.04.2010
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New book: Manifestos and Transformations

Professor Christian Hermansen Cordua is the editor of the new book Manifestoes and Transformations in the Early Modernist City. By way of a wide-ranging team of experts, the book   explores the...

15.03.2010
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Envelopes exhibition, New York

Three of the research projects of AHO employees Michael Hensel and Defne Sunguroglu Hensel feature in the Envelopes Exhibition at the Pratt Manhattan Gallery in New York, which opens next week.

25.02.2010
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AHO-teachers on sustainability course

The sustainability perspective in architecture is becoming increasingly important, and is emphasized in the Norwegian government's architectural policy as well as in AHOs strategy. Now, AHOs teache...

11.02.2010
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€1 million to new research project

Before Christmas, AHO received the happy news that the research proposal SCRIBE (Scarcity and creativity in the built environment) has been awarded € 1 million (approx. 8,4 million NOK) from the EU...

04.01.2010
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Encourages service innovation

80% of leaders think they deliver a superior customer experience. 8 % of customers agree. What do you do about that?

20.11.2009
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Exhibition: Exploding/imploding the white cube

In occation of its 20 years anniversary, Gallery RAM has invited architect and professor at AHO, Rolf Gerstlauer, to curate the exhibition "An attempt to implode/explode The White Cube - a layered...

19.11.2009
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New PhD thesis: Urban transformation in Tanzania

In his recent PhD-thesis, architect Ezekiel Z. M. Moshi explores the transformation of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania in the latter decades, with special focus on the colonial area Kariakoo.

04.11.2009
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"Nearness" raises awareness

On September 15th, AHO researcher Timo Arnall posted the video "Nearness" on his project blog and Vimeo. Two days later, the film has been seen by more than 55.000 people and is widely discussed on...

18.09.2009
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Disputations at AHO this autumn

AHO expects to hold six disputations this semester.

07.08.2009
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New book on Universal Design

What is meant by a Universal Design strategy and how can these approaches be developed, understood and practiced within the different design disciplines? This is the subject of "Inclusive Buildings...

27.04.2009
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AHO to host NORDES conference

AHO will be hosting the NORDES conference 2009, entitled "Engaging Artefacts". Call for papers is out now.

24.10.2008
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New PhD students at AHO

A new class of PhD students have started their work at AHO. Below you will find a list of their projects and others.

05.09.2008
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Conference: Rethinking Development

Welcome to the NOFUA (Forum for Development Studies at the Nordic Schools of Architecture) conference at the Oslo School of Architecture 29.09-03.10.2004!

16.09.2004