fantastic norway architects: 'cardboard cloud'
fantastic norway architects: 'cardboard cloud' fantastic norway architects: 'cardboard cloud'
jun 23, 2009

fantastic norway architects: 'cardboard cloud'

‘cardboard cloud’ by fantastic norway architects image courtesy fantastic norway architects

fantastic norway architects created the ‘cardboard cloud’ installation for an exhibition at the centre for design and architecture (DogA) in oslo, norway. the show will feature work by norwegian students.

being that the exhibition is set to present brand new design objects, they decided to base the architectural concept on the thrill of unpacking. the installation consists of over 3000 hanging cardboard boxes resembling a large pixilated cloud, hovering over the various objects. the construction creates a large variety of spaces, from cave like to lifted and open areas, inside the 350m2 exhibition hall. the objects and design concepts are displayed both inside and outside the boxes.

‘cardboard cloud’ image courtesy fantastic norway architects

‘cardboard cloud’ image courtesy fantastic norway architects

‘cardboard cloud’ image courtesy fantastic norway architects

‘cardboard cloud’ image courtesy fantastic norway architects

‘cardboard cloud’ image courtesy fantastic norway architects

‘cardboard cloud’ image courtesy fantastic norway architects

‘cardboard cloud’ image courtesy fantastic norway architects

architectural team: håkon matre aasarød, erlend blakstad haffner, andrew jason linn, magnus ohren, tomos osmond, anne busemann, mathias steinbru, anette flygansvær, ingeborg cappelen lindheim, oscar quan lainfiesta are fredrik berg and håvard arnhoff.

engineer: ole wroldsen

curator: benedicte sunde, janicke sæther, aslag juell kristensen

  • love the cardboard concept, but as exhibition architecture? seems too dominant, barely leaving room for the actual student design projects…

    G'wagon says:
  • lovely idea with simple material ^_^

    lavender says:

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