The new high quality housing project in Ski Vest will offer innovative apartments sheltered in a green new neighborhood in Ski Vest, Norway.

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type: Residential
location: Ski Vest, Norway
program: New housing building with 50 apartments
client: Solon Eiendom
size / value: m2
commission type: Direct commission (2017)
status: On-going
photo credits: Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter

Ski Vest By Reiulf Ramstad Architects - Sheet1Ski Vest By Reiulf Ramstad Architects - Sheet2On the site of a former military camp, the residential building will band together with the adjacent historical landscape and built environment of buildings from the 1890s in an attractive and humble manner.

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Ski Vest By Reiulf Ramstad Architects - Sheet4Through the conscious use of qualitative and location-oriented architecture, the project will reinforce and develop the inherent identity of the site.The copper housing complex consists of 50 apartments with generous openings and private spaces.

Ski Vest By Reiulf Ramstad Architects - Sheet5

The play of the tower geometry allows all apartments generous ceiling heights and sheltered terraces. Ski Vest RRA’s tower is wrapped by linear copper terraces with a characteristic pattern giving the project a unique language.

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Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter AS
Tel: +47 22 80 84 80
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Reiulf Ramstad Architects

Reiulf Ramstad Architects (RRA) is an independent Oslo-based architectural firm with a high level of expert knowledge and a distinct ideology. The firm has a strong conceptual approach combined with experience from numerous past accomplished projects. RRA has a permanent staff consisting of 16 graduate architects, 4 associated partners, one managing director, 2 administrative staff, and 2-4 permanent openings for architectural students.

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Over the years RRA has produced a wide range of innovative and ground breaking projects with an exceptional variation of scale and programs.  We have earned a reputation for creating bold, simple architecture with a strong connection to the Scandinavian context and the impressive Scandinavian landscape in particular. Common for all our projects are that they are driven by a genuine dedication to humanist values.  We build in both urban and rural areas, all over Norway and  recently our projects are increasingly gaining attention also Trollstigen National Tourist Route outside of Norway.


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Rethinking The Future Awards 2022