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11.13.2020Public Lecture at AHO

I was asked to give a lecture in the Oslo School of Architecture's 2020/2021 lecture series, which is part of the school's 75-year jubilee. The lecture was called "Upcycling the Avant-garde", and talked about the changing meaning of the term avant-garde in the 20th century, as well as about our urban design master course.

11.13.2020Lecture for Yale students

I gave a lecture about my work for the students of the Yale architecture studio of LCLA Office. The topic was the work's relationship between architecture and landscape.

10.02.2020New project for National Scenic Routes

We have been asked to make a proposal for a rest stop in Brunstranda, Lofoten, for the the National Scenic Routes in Norway. This will be our 3rd project for the government-funded infrastructure initiative, that aims to promote Norwegian nature as a national and international travel destination.

The project will be done in collaboration with long-time partner Studio Vatn.

04.27.2020New studio at AHO: Urban Design

Jørgen Tandberg will teach a new studio at the Institute of Architecture at AHO, focusing on two highly pressing concerns: the advent of sustainability as a major force within architectural discourse, and the planning of the Norwegian small town. Read more here:

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Jørgen Tandberg Arkitekt MNAL is an architecture practice based in Oslo. We have completed work in a range of European countries, with projects ranging from single-family houses to public commissions and area plans. The work has been published and exhibited internationally, and the office is part of The Norwegian National Scenic Routes' commitment to promote young designers, and the Norwegian Architecture Associations list of "Wildcard"-offices.

Jørgen Tandberg studied architecture at the Architectural Association School in London and urbanism at the Berlage Institute in Rotterdam. His professional background is in urbanism, architecture and art production, mainly from practices in Oslo, London and Madrid. He has taught courses at the Architectural Association School and acted as invited critic in various architecture schools. Currently he is teaching at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design as an associate professor.