LØVSETH+PARTNERE | The University of Agder

The University of Agder

Competition: 1.st prize open competition 1995

Client: Statsbygg

Architect: Lunde & Løvseth

Size: 40.000 m2

Awards: The Brick Award

Completed: 2002


The building complex is located in a large park area. The six faculties are gathered in six buildings around a green campus. At the end of campus is a glass covered central hall. Near the hall is a metal-covered main building w / common functions and library, an administration tower and an auditorium. From the central hall there are walkways to the department buildings. Thomas Jefferson’s University of West Virginia was the source of inspiration.