Introduction days for our new master students
Before the semester started, BAS organized introduction days for our new students admitted to the 4th year. This is a very diverse group with students coming from many different countries. (Iran, Russia, France, Germany, India, Finland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Spain, Belgium, Norway) Students that have their bachelor from another school contributes in a very nice way [&...
Golden Lion to Raumlabor at La Biennale di Venezia
Raumlabor Berlin with two BAS professors Jan Liesegang and Christof Mayer have been awarded the Golden Lion for the best participant in the 17th Exhibition How will we live together? Instances of Urban Practice is an “inspiring collaborative approach that argues for participation, regeneration and collective responsibility, resulting in two projects that are a model [&...
BAS master students from the course Explorations in Ocean Space II: Vest Land North Sea Blueprints (autumn 2020), collaborate with Bergen Kunsthall for the exhibition The Ocean, opening on Saturday 28 August (special programme, free entrance). More information here. The research on Bergen’s five major maritime industries – Shipping, Fishing, Oil & Gas, Renewables and […]
Drop-in vaccination for students
Are you student and not registered with address in Bergen? Drop-in vaccination available at Sentralbadet in the city center. Monday 23.August – Tuesday 24. August from 15-20, Wednesday 25. August from 12-20. Just bring your ID, no need to book a time. It is free of charge. BAS encourages all students to take the vaccine. […]
On Saturday 21. August we celebrated our 38 recent graduates as Masters in Architecture. WIthin the restrictions due to the pandemic, we were able to host an event where family and friends of the graduates were invited tp come to BAS and attend the ceremony. The chairman of the board, Bjart Nygård congratulated the candidates, […]
EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY
Statements on non- discriminatory and non-biased practice and teaching at Bergen School of Architecture. BAS release its new Statement on Equality and Diversity. With these statements we want to build awareness and competence to foster an inviting and respectful teaching and working environment at Bergen School of Architecture. We want to anchor premises of equality [&...
Mellombels - Diploma Exhibition 2021
Mellombels is a Norwegian word with two slightly different meanings; Forbigående—meaning transitory or momentary, and more literally insisting that this state will pass away, or even that you can take an active stance by walking on,and Midlertidig—emphasizing on the perspective of time and the temporary, provisional state of the inbetween. Welcome ...
36 new masters in architecture from BAS
Today we had the final day of the diploma exam 2021, and we are happy to announce that 36 candidates have passed their final exam, and are ready to go out into the world and practice architecture. The exam took place from 26.-30. June, and 2 teams of assessors have been working parallel to examine […]
Welcome back for a new academic year!
We will have a formal opening of the new school year Satuday 21. August at 1200, with welcoming of new students. This event will due to high transmission numbers of the covid-19 virus in Bergen be limited to only the new students, plus the 2nd year students are invited. . The different classes will have […]
BAS teachers represented at the Venice Biennale di Architettura
We are proud to say that several of our teachers are represented in Venice; Christof Mayer and Jan Liesegang (Raumlabor), Espen Folgerø (Opaform) and Cristian Stefanescu (a-works). Here you can read about the installation of Raumlabor; Instances of Urban practice. Opa Form Espen Folgerø, Marina Bauer:“As new housholds” Opa Form was invited by the ...
Master courses autumn 2021
We are very excited about the 4 master courses that we will be running in the autumn term 2021. The semester starts with the opening of the school year and course introductions on Saturday 21. August at 12 Noon. The following 4 courses are to be held: Complex Context Explorations in Ocean Space III Grey […]
Don`t miss the chance to visit the 3rd year exhibition at Laksevåg from 5.-11. June
Are you interested in the development of Laksevåg. Then you should visit the exhibtion by the 3rd year students at BAS at The Industrial Hall in Laksevåg. This year the 3rd year students have been working with city development at Laksevågsneset, which is one of the next big development areas in Bergen. ...
One student tested positiv for Covid-19.
One student at BAS has tested positive for Covid-19 virus. The test was confirmed positive on Saturday, and all students and staff have received an e- mail regarding this incident. All close connections have been contacted by Smittevernkontoret (infection control), and have been instructed to stay in quarantine and test themselves. Those that have received [&...
OPEN CALL- BAS Master Studio Courses Autumn 2021
Bergen School of Architecture (BAS) launches hereby an open call for proposals for 4th – 5th year (master) studio courses for the school’s Master of Architecture. The call invites applicants to propose, plan and conduct a semester studio course in the autumn semester 2021. In addition to the studio courses offered by the school’s academic [&...
New national measures.
Yesterday, On Tuesday 23 March, the government implemented new national measures. The new measures are a tightening of national rules. New measures will be implemented from midnight, Thursday 25 March. These are the updated measures: –The distance we should keep has changed from 1 to 2 meters. If you are not able to keep 2 […]
Erasmus Charter 2021-2027
BAS er tildelt nytt Erasmus Charter for perioden 2021-2027, dette for å kunne delta i mobilitet innenfor Erasmus+-programmet. This is a quality framework for activities within the Erasmus+-program. Charteret inneholder en rekke prinsipp som BAS forplikter seg til å overholde. The Charteret contains a number of specific obligations that the institutions have towards the participants [&...
During Easter holiday, 29.03-05.04, the administration, library and caretaker’s office will be closed. BAS will be accessible during the holiday, but you will need to use a code and key-card to enter. For the week following Easter holiday (starting Tuesday 6th April) please pay attention to instructions from your teachers. Due to the unpredictable ...
BAS campus is open from 22. February
The government announced before the weekend new national regulations , with the effect from Tuesday 23rd February and also announced that the local restrictions for the Bergen Area will cease from Monday 22nd February, meaning we open the campus Monday Morning at 08.00 and welcome all students back to school. We are also very happy […]
Restrictions prolonged until 22. February - campus is closed
At the press conference 12. February by the local municipality and the government, the restrictions were prolonged for another week. The local restrictions is stepping down from a national 5A to 5C category and will be slightly eased, but this does not affect the higher education sector where all education still has to happen online. […]