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. […]
New restrictions from 7. - 14. February - BAS is closed
On Sunday 7. February the local authorities announced new restrictions in Bergen due to the new mutations that are discovered locally. The restrictions are set for a one week period, starting from Sunday Feb. 07th at 18.00, and ending Sunday 14th, at midnight, but the restrictions can be prolonged. The consequence for our school is […]
Do you want to become an architect at BAS? The online application portal for 2021 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 ...
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.