Explore the selected projects, perspectives and practices from Oslo Architecture Triennale’s Open Call for submissions contributing to the mission: creating more diverse, generous and sustainable neighbourhoods.
Selected for exhibition
Transformative Densification is a design programme with the aim of rethinking densification models within the changing conditions of nowadays society.
Frizz23 and the five pioneering participatory processes behind it have charted a new approach to community focussed urban development.
Building community resilience and offering neighbourhood wellbeing in a temporary affordable rental housing in a sustainable semi-urban environment
Proposing an alternative for in-fill residential buildings with suggesting a sharing-based lifestyle and creating a neighborhood inside the building.
This project examines the power of an informal, spontaneous, low-tech spatial gesture: a ladder built to straddle a fence between two properties.
An alternative to demolition of social housing that reuses the unused, invites the collective over the sole, and shapes the community as a main core.
The project explores how TKB´s physical and social structures has been influenced by societal changes during 100 years and discusses lessons learned.
Meeting areas at the threshold. By neighborhood we fill the space with relationships and experience of creative community including what is next to us
Integrated closed-loop technologies make public buildings profitable and community-friendly. Their daily use provokes ecological thinking in the city.
A research pamphlet evaluating the under valued success of South London's urban mutualism and establishing alternatives for neighbouring development
Neighbourhood scale frameworks and demonstrations for energy and resource-efficient, climate positive circular communities in Norway and Europe.
Project defines the next century's urban living where you have access to nutrition at your doorstep, not just for humans but for other beings as well.
TAKING PART showcases new creative methods of involving young people from vulnerable social housing in the planning of their own neighbourhoods.
Civil society and the public sector are jointly turning a vacant building complex into affordable spaces for art, education, housing & administration
PM campus is a combination of rural healthy neighbourhood and suburban density mixed with urban vibrancy in the outskirts of Kyiv, Ukraine
Project is based on a comparative analysis of two building complexes, trying to find out influences between social organization & space organization.
The entry conceptualizes the key neighbourhood principle of “sharing” through regulatory structures specific to Western Norway’s land division and use
Neighbourhoods as Networks of Care is a body of work investigating the neighbourhood as both a site and a material for creating participatory artworks
Use of alternative and artistic methods to emphasise and investigate planning, participation, ecology and urban development at the Tromsø waterfront.
'Let the sunshine in' is prospective research proposing 3 scales of actions for a better relationship between housing and the metropolitan city.
Spatial patterns for communities & designers aiming to catalyse sharing culture in urban neighbourhoods
Project displays how neighbourhood is socially and physically crucial for post-disaster recovery with an idea of a floating, post-disaster settlement.
Living The Future rehabilitates a dismissed urban fragment in Milan introducing social dwelling spaces and new public services for the neighborhood.
A speculation of a neighborhood where “waste” becomes a property of individuals, and legacy of ‘’waste’’ registered on a collective network.
FWD is a landscape design collaborative based in Brooklyn, New York that empowers communities to share their stories in the built environment.
It aims to revisit the idea of the neighbourhood not through its administrative boundaries or urban form, but through a multi-scalar approach
An essential contribution to a conscious and convenient neighborhood is serviced laundry facilities. We simplify laundry and clean the future.
Occupie empty space of the metropolis with a modular, densificable and desdensificable project of housing: A glocal strategy applicable in the world.
A vision of what could be a radically different space from a car oriented metropolis, where people live and work immersed in nature.
ACAN is a network of individuals within built-environment professions taking action to address the climate & ecological breakdowns: learn with us!
Community festival mobilising citizens and fostering urban stewardship through raising awareness for built heritage to decrease social isolation.
We confront 320 students each year with the “missing link” between what we know as suburban agglomeration and “stacked living” in residential blocks.
This publication explores informal architecture and urbanism, analysing practical actions in three different continents (Africa, America, Asia).
UDWR2H - Underground drinking water reservoir incastred on the edge of the village to provide drinking water to part of the local community.
Regeneration of the Alfama neighborhood, degraded by the no preservation of the historical urban fabric and saturated by excessive tourism.
This project maps the history and present of the Swedish gemensamhetslokal with the aim to understand its function in a sustainable future.
This project explores spatial practices that have emerged in Beirut after the Civil War (1975-1990), and in response to the 2020 port blast.
Cohousing project with owner-occupied and cooperative apartments, artists’ studios and space provision for social associations and commerce
This housing building gets significant collective spaces-facilities and consists of a C shaped body with a glazed full-height atrium.