Updated covid-19 restrictions from Wednesday 20. January
Dear all, We are very happy that the government announced at a press-conference today they will allow more physical teaching when it is required for the study progression in each individual institution. All universities and colleges should still have digital teaching when possible, and large lectures should be avoided. For our sake, we think that [&...
Open call -BAS cross-courses spring 2021
We hereby launch an open call to propose a cross course for BAS planned to be arranged February 10th to 12th 2021. The cross courses will be open for all the students at BAS. The ambition is that the students have 10 courses to choose from, and that the maximum number of students per course […]
Digital teaching from 4. -18. January
At a pressconference today, 3. January, the Norwegian authorities announced that all universities and colleges will have digital teaching for a period of 2 weeks, from 4.-18. January. This is due to an increase in the transmission rate. Unless we will be advised differently, the school building will be open and you can expect to […]
Infection control regulations in Bergen from 21 December
Until further notice, Bergen will follow the national regulations and recommendations. BAS will follow the development and can adjust accordingly, but for now, we are lookning forward to welcoming all of our students back on campus 4. January. We wish you all a peaceful holiday.
Emma Nilsson is the new rector at BAS
The board of Bergen School of Architecture has hired Emma Nilsson as the new rector and general manager of BAS from September 2021. Emma comes from a position as assistant program manager at Lund University, Sweden. She has a master’s and doctorate in architecture from Lund University, has worked as a practicing architect and has [&...
Just released: The Urbanisation of the Sea, edited by BAS teacher Nancy Couling & Carola Hein, TU Delft.
This book gathers diverse contributions to tell the story of the sea-land continuum based on the case of the North Sea – one of the world’s most industrialised seas. The space of the North Sea is almost fully planned and it has been loaded with the task of increasing economic production from both new and [&...
Claudiu Tamas is the winner of Statsbygg Student Award 2020
8. December Statsbygg handed out their Student Award 2020 during an online event. This year, Statsbygg decided to give the prize to Claudiu Tamas for his project “Upstream – Reimagining the collective dream of a city” See his diploma here. The head of the jury, Else Bingen Sande read the jurys feedback on all 3 […]
From 7.November until 6. December: covid-19 restrictions
The national authorities has released new and stricter regulations (link below) and they were 7. november followed by local regulations that are even stricter (link below). The local regulations are prolonged until 6. December. All education will be done digitally for the two next weeks.From 7. November until 6. December we are required to work […]
Vacancies at Bergen School of Architecture
Bergen School of Architecture (BAS) is happy to announce that we are in search of interested and engaged teachers for 3 new four year fixed term positions. The three positions will focus on: Making and the workshops Landscape and Ecology Artistic exploration Read the call here.
Do you want to work as an assistant in the library?
We need 1-2 new assistants rather soon. We want to know your motivation for working in the library. In addition let us know your ideas for what to do and how to organize the Thursday evening events in the library. Finally we need to know for how long period you will be at BAS and [&...
New covid-19 restrictions
Bergen Municipality made an announcement yesterday that due to increased Covid 19 numbers in the area they propose new and stricter actions for the next 10 days. (until 18. September) They ask everybody to use a face-mask on buses, trains and ferries, they accept only smaller crowds, they encourage people who can have a home […]
BAS students win the U Design for real people competition 2020
BAS congratulates Hillevi Maj Frida Nilsson and Gustavo Majewski as the winners of the category architecture/urban design. They participated with their diploma project from 2020 “REFORM TO MUTUALISM” https://www.udesign.world/english See the interview with Hillevi and Gustavo here, forward to the time 1:15:45 and you will find it.
Pressemelding: en student ved BAS smittet av Covid-19
En student ved Bergen Arkitekthøgskole er per 09.09.20 bekreftet smittet av covid-19. Dette er første smittetilfelle siden mars i år. Studenten har ikke oppholdt seg på skolen de siste 10 dagene. Klassen som studenten tilhører har digital undervisning fram til 18. september. Bergen kommune og lokale helsemyndigheter er varslet.
E-book OPEN SPACE _ Inclusive Spatial Practice, Bergen School of Architecture (BAS)
Our ebook is now published on issuu: 6 master students at BAS developed the content of this book during the spring term of 2019. The students also transformed the BAS mezzanine into an Accessible Landscape as part of the research into how to generate a more inclusive spatial practice.Master’s studio collective: Chenghan Lee, Elisabeth Brandtzæ...
Førsteårsstudentene i gang på Solund
Førsteklassingene våre reiste rett etter semsterstart til Solund for et 4 ukers feltopphold. På de første bildene fra turen er de i gang med økologiundervisning med økolog Christian Mong. Hvert år reiser 1. klasse ut i feltarbeid den første måneden av studiet på BAS. Ut til kysten, til strandflaten, til området ...
Diploma ceremony and exhibition
Saturday 15. August 2020 we celebrated our 33 new Masters in Architecture from BAS. We invited to a very limited ceremony, where all covid-19 precautions were taken. The candidates could come and bring a restricted number of guests. Those not able to attend, joined us via zoom and watched the ceremony that was streamed from […]
BAS søker ny rektor
Bergen Arkitekthøgskole, BAS, søker rektor i 100% åremålsstilling på fire år, med start 1. august 2021. BAS er en av tre skoler i Norge som tilbyr 5-årig akkreditert masterstudium i arkitektur. BAS er en privat arkitekthøyskole, driftet som en stiftelse og med tilholdssted i et tidligere industribygg i Sandviken i Bergen. Den gamle ...
Intervju med Atdhe Illyrian Belegum, vinner av av Doga-merket nykommer
Fra DOGA: “I sommer snakker vi med seks vinnere av DOGA-merket nykommer for å høre hva prisen har betydd for dem. For den nyutdannede arkitekten Atdhe Illyrian Belegu var det en viktig anerkjennelse, og han oppfordrer alle sine medstudenter på Bergen Arkitekthøgskole til å søke. “ Les intervjuet i sin helhet her.
29 new Masters in Architecture from BAS
A challenging semester for our diploma students have come to an happy end. A digital examination took place from 27.-30. June 2020, and two external assessor teams have done an amazing job in evaluating the projects. The conclusion is that 29 candidates have passed their final exam at BAS and are now Masters in Architecture. […]