Building the New Opera House in Oslo, 2003-2008. 3 minute version / Snöball / 2008

Building the New Opera House in Oslo, 2003-2008. 3 minute version / Snöball / 2008


Footnotes

During the building’s inaugural performance, a young couple were discovered making love above the auditorium. One of the architects told me that he considered their act both a compliment and the building’s “consummation.” ➡︎


Extras

✖︎ Norwegian National Opera and Ballet / Snøhetta

▶︎ Building the New Opera House in Oslo, 2003-2008. 10 minute version / Statsbygg Film


Sources

◼︎ The Psychology of Space / David Owen / The New Yorker / 2013


Time-lapse of the Oslo Opera House / Westfalia Digital Nomads / 2014

Time-lapse of the Oslo Opera House / Westfalia Digital Nomads / 2014

Cathedrals of Culture: Berlin Philharmonic (Clip) / Wim Wenders / 2014

Cathedrals of Culture: Berlin Philharmonic (Clip) / Wim Wenders / 2014