ADVICE ON SELF-PREPAREDNESS FOR EMERGENCIES
The self-preparedness week is underway. Think about what crises and accidents could affect you at home and prepare for them to the best of your ability. If there is no power or you are cut off by the weather, you should be equipped to fend for yourself for at least 72 hours. Read more here.
Building Interfaces in France
BUILDING INTERFACES within, and on behalf of, the BAS buildingMaster Studio Fall 2022Teachers: Cristian Stefanescu, Emma Nilsson, Vibeke Jensen, Andrea Spreafico Evolving from a multi sided understanding of building interfaces, the course aims to design and build new interfaces within the main hall of the Bergen School of Architecture (BAS) to provide for new relations [&...
BAS-project winner in the Universities Award Competition, Architectural Triennale Lisbon 2022
On Friday, 30 October, at the Lisbon Academy of Science, a team from BAS won one of the 4 first prizes in the Universities Award Competition, Architectural Triennale Lisbon 2022. The winning project “Coastal Interference”, from the course Explorations in Ocean Space- Choreography for Norskehavet” (autumn 2021), submitted by Nancy Couling, co-teachers Vibeke Jensen & […]
Opening of exhibition KUNSTHAUS KALK in Kolumba, Köln
BAS students and artists from Kunsthaus 18 Köln worked together to develop the first ideas for the inclusive Kunsthaus Kalk project. Drawings, models and film are exhibited in room 15 at the art museum Kolomba in the exhibition ‘Making being here enough’ ‘Ort & Subjekt’. The work will be on display until 14th of August […]
On Saturday 20th of August we ended our 3 day BAS Opening Festival by celebrating our recently graduated masters in Architecture. 31 candidates have passed their final exam, and will go out into the world to practice architecture. In front of family, friends, students and staff at BAS they received their papers that end 5 […]
3 new masters in Architecture
11. August we conducted a postponed diploma examination at BAS. 3 new candidates are ready to go out and be Masters in Architecture. The recent graduates are: Inger Helen Øvrebø Sara Boukili Tina Athari The assessor team consisted of Anna Aniksdal, architect from Norway, Jesper Magnusson, architect from Sweden, and Kjersti Sundland, artist from Norway. […]
RØYNDOM - diploma exhibition 2022
RØYNDOM Røyndom is an old Norwegian word which derives from the nynorsk røyne which means “to try, to experience”. With the suffix -dom, it means reality, the shared, the experienced or the observed. When you step into this year’s diploma exhibition you wander through 32 different realities, which together accumulate an experiential ...
‘Dancing with Salmon’ Urgent call: Summer workshop in Bergen
ERASMUS+ Social and Environmental Impact Academy for Architects Monday 1st – Friday 5th August 2022 What the workshop can offer: 5 days focussed on environmental impact orientated design at the school in Bergen Placing nature as our client for the planned redevelopment of the waterfront quay outside BAS Workshop guided by a dancer, biologist, artist, […]
BAS student projects accepted for the Universities Award Competition
6th Lisbon architectural Triennale 2022, TERRA 29.09.22-5.12.22 ABSTRACT The course Explorations in Ocean Space- Choreography for Norskehavet explores how architecture and design can tackle a complex oceanic environment determined by interrelated forces operating in a radical state of flux. Currents are shifting, fish moving. Despite its unique, largely unknown ecosystems, exploitative deep-sea mining futures for […]
Urgent call: Summer workshop in Bratislava
What the project can offer: All travel expenses covered by the project funding Experienced lecturers within the field of disaster-relief, and refugee architecture Collaboration with established refugee organizations BAS teachers will be present during the entire build phase A unique opportunity to contribute in helping people in need In collaboration with STUBA, BAS has received [&...
Trip to Havrå clusterfarm
Tuesday 26. April we invited our foreign students to join a field trip to Havrå, one of the best-preserved traditional Norwegian cluster farms: “made by generations before us, for generations to come.” The farm is located in Osterøy, about 45 minutes drive from Bergen. The students were given a guided tour by the Museum staff […]
Promt Mental Health Care in Bergen
Are you feeling a bit down? Things are getting more difficult to cope with? We know there are long waiting lists to get professional help. With this relatively new offer in Bergen municipality, you can get quick help for free with moderate anxiety, depression, sleep problems or early stages of drug use or alcohol problems. [&...
Application deadline admission BAS
Due to the Easter holiday, we extend the application deadline until 19. April. (Not 15.April) The application must be submitted via our online application protal by midnight Tuesday 19. April. Apil Information about admission to BAS: https://bas.org/en/opptak/ The administration will be closed for Easter break from 9.-18. April. April. We will not reply ...
Borealis 2022 Concert at BAS
19. March Borealis 2022 : Guro Skumsnes Moe – Resonant Silence – World Premiere “Resonant Silence is a site specific concert installation for the now empty grain silos and basement of the Bergen School of Architecture. The building’s unique acoustics and resonance create room for both large sounds, but also a deafening silence, something that […]
The students at BAS have been invited to propose courses if they have skills or knowledge about something that they would like to explore with a group of other student. The courses are student led, and students sign up across classes/years. The aim is to make this an exciting experience for all, with new ...
Teachers Seminar at BAS 9.-11. February
The objective of this seminar with the teaching staff is to design a pedagogical programme for a BAS experimental year 2022-23, expanding on valuable principles of open form and responding directly to urgent challenges for architects. The seminar is a great opportunity for our academic staff to meet in person, to have input from different [&...
Do you want to become an architect at BAS? The online application portal for 2022 is now open!
We admit student for the 1st year. (requires that you speak and understand Norwegian) and if you have a bachelor degree from another school, you can apply for admission to the 4th year. (English program) In addition we admit exchange and visiting students. You can find more information here: https://bas.org/en/opptak/ Application ...