Norwegian Mountaineering Center / Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter

Norwegian mountaineering center / reiulf ramstad arkitekter

From the architects: The Norwegian Mountaineering Center is anchored in an innovative interpretation of nature’s fantastic dimensions and the dramatic experience of mountaineering.

Norwegian mountaineering center / reiulf ramstad arkitekter
© Søren Harder Jensen
Norwegian mountaineering center / reiulf ramstad arkitekter
© Søren Harder Jensen

The design of the building is based on its function as a mountaineering center and gathering place for both locals and visitors. This provides the structure with a characteristic volume communicating its contents with exciting and unique geometrical expression.

Norwegian mountaineering center / reiulf ramstad arkitekter
© Søren Harder Jensen
Norwegian mountaineering center / reiulf ramstad arkitekter
© Søren Harder Jensen

Its outer skin is clad in a uniform surface, highlighting its originality and situation next to the train tracks of Raumabanen and the station area in the Åndalsnes town center.

Norwegian mountaineering center / reiulf ramstad arkitekter

Norwegian mountaineering center / reiulf ramstad arkitekter
© Søren Harder Jensen
Norwegian mountaineering center / reiulf ramstad arkitekter
© Søren Harder Jensen

Project Details:

Location: Åndalsnes, Møre og Romsdal, Norway
Program: Climbing hall with bouldering room and changing rooms, exhibitions, café, library, and administration facilities
Area: 900 sqm
Architects: Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekterwww.reiulframstadarchitects.com
Photographs: Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter, Søren Harder Jensen

Aline Chahine
Aline is an international licensed architect currently practicing in Canada, she is the reason you are reading this right now, Aline founded the platform back in 2008 shaping the very foundation of Architecture Lab, her exemplary content curation process that defines the online magazine today.
Aline Chahine
Aline Chahine
Aline is an international licensed architect currently practicing in Canada, she is the reason you are reading this right now, Aline founded the platform back in 2008 shaping the very foundation of Architecture Lab, her exemplary content curation process that defines the online magazine today. Highlights Aline founded Architecture Lab in 2008 Lead editor of dan | dailyarchnews since 2019 Founded and Creative Director of DesignRaid Licensed architect with creative sales and marketing experience Experience As full-fledged architect, Aline's background involved a great deal of research that lead to the creation of Architecture Lab as an online database of exemplary design. Her experience snowballed into founding two architecture platforms, Architecture Lab and DesignRaid. Education Aline received USEK’s Master of Architecture in 2004 and BA in English from the University of Toronto
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