Collection by Aaron Britt

Best Norwegian Design


Scandinavia's contribution to modern architecture and design is colossal, with Norway taking a critical role. From the modfathers of yesteryear like Pritzker-winner Sverre Fehn to the new crop of designers like Lars Beller Fjetland, who we check in with in our young designers story in the May issue, Norway continues to lead the charge. Here are a few of our favorite stories from the Dwell archive from the great wintry north!

At first glance the Boxhome by Sami Rintala does indeed look like a small box, its walls a shiny gray metal...
Marianne Lien and Lasse Altern Halvorsen opened Pur Norsk in Oslo in 2006 to seek out and promote the finest in...
In the story Fjord Focus we profile the work of Norwegian architects Jarmund/Vigsnaes.
In 1970, Kari K. Holm had first pick among her siblings of the family land on Hanko, an island 60 miles south of her...
We visit Oslo, Norway, a sleepy capital perched by the sea, that is in the midst of an architectural surge.