Constructions on Sites and Paper
An exploration of the work of Manthey Kula.
Beate Hølmebakk is a professor at the Institute of Architecture at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO) where she is responsible for TAP–The Architectural Project that runs two master studios in building design: Building in Landscape and Building in Life. The teaching focuses on conceptual clarity, structural logic, and architectural form. Together with Per Tamsen she is founder of Manthey Kula (mantheykula.no), an internationally recognized office working between architecture, landscape architecture, and art. The office was nominated for the Mies van der Rohe Award in 2009, 2011, 2019, and 2022 and has been represented in several international architecture collections, biennales, and exhibitions. Beate Hølmebakk received her architectural education from AHO and The Cooper Union in New York. She has been professor at the Chalmers University of Technology and guest professor at Universidad de Navarra and Cornell University.
This lecture is supported by the Golemon & Rolfe Centennial Lectureship in Architecture.