Fascinating ZEB Pilot House in Norway

The ZEB Pilot House located in Ringdalskogen, Norway was designed by collaborating teams composed of Snøhetta, Scandinavia’s largest independent research body SINTEF, the Research Center on Zero Emissions Building (ZEB partner Brødrene Dahl) and, Optimera. Description by the architects: Snøhetta is an active partner within ZEB (The Research Center on Zero Emission Buildings). The ZEB Multi-Comfort House is a cooperation between Snøhetta, Scandinavia’s largest independent research body SINTEF, ZEB partner [...]

 

Charming Ice Cream Castle by Scenario Interior Architects

The thought of eating of ice cream sure puts a smile on everyone’s face. But what if you’d get to enjoy this delectable dessert in a place as lovely as this one? People of all ages would definitely be amused as they enter this shop in Akershus, Norway designed by Scenario Interior Architects for Diplom-is, a Norwegian ice cream company. Adding more to the excitement of this venue is the interesting story behind the concept which [...]

 

Charming Purplish Tone + Norway Home

Absolute adore this purple painted chalkboard wall in the children’s room inside this apartment in Norway. Hilde Kaafjord and Morten Nyheim Larsen’s home was originally built in the 1800s. Inside is a mixture of style, you’ll notice some of the classic ceiling molding and wall finishes were retained, plus some shabby chic furniture and off-the-wall finds. Picture above: Really worth noting is this old door converted to a beautiful dining table. Picture above: [...]

 

Beautiful Summer Home in Norway

What’s your dream summer home? Have a look at this summer home in Skåtøy, on the coast of Norway. Views from inside the house is just breathtaking. Most of the house was opened to the archipelago, ‘bringing the outside in’. Low maintenance materials were used, like untreated wood and stonewalls. And it looks charming.    Architects:  As Arkitekter Filter Location:  Skåtøy, Norway Photos by Elisabeth Hudson   [via plataformaarquitectura]