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Defne Sunguroglu Hensel and Michael Hensel in Open City in Ritoque, Chile - April and May 2012

Defne Sunguroglu Hensel and master-mason Øyvind Buset have completed Nested Catenaries phase 02 in the Open City in Ritoque, Chile.

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Michael Hensel and Christian Hermansen's studio at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design completed three small projects in the Open City.

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Natasha Barrett artists residence at IRCAM in Paris - April and May 2012

In 2011 Barrett received the Oslo Commune's Cultural grant for international arts co-operation for a spatial audio project with IRCAM in Paris 2012.

This artists residence period in Paris is in April and May 2012.

Information on IRCAM: infoInformation on the project from IRCAM's site: info


Birger Sevaldson lecturing at ARCHIP - 19 April 2012

Birger Sevaldson will give a guest lecture at ARCHIP in Prague 19 April 2012.

The title of the lecture is: From Radical Design Experiments to Design for Complexity: The Emergence of Systems Oriented Design.


OCEAN Work on show in the 'Objet-Milieu' Exhibition at L'Ecole Supérieure d'Art et de Design (ESAD) d'Orléans from 06-20 April 2012

OCEAN work will be on show in the 'Objet-Milieu' exhibition at the L'Ecole Supérieure d'Art et de Design (ESAD) d'Orléans from 06-20 April 2012.

For further information contact FRAC Centre Orléans, France.

Birger Sevaldson presents at RINA - 28th March 2012

Birger Sevaldson presents a paper he co-authored at the Royal Institution of Naval ARCHITECTS, the Systems engineering conference, 28-29 March 2012, RINA HQ, London, UK.

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The paper: B. Sevaldson, A. Paulsen, M. Stokke, K. Magnus,J. Strømsnes, (2012) Systems Oriented Design in Maritime Design. in Systems Engineering in Ship and Offshore Design Conference. 2012. London: Royal Institute of Naval Architects.


OCEAN General Assembly 2012 concluded

The 2012 General Assembly of OCEAN took place from 19-25 March. The new 5-year plan of OCEAN was ratified and the new OCEAN board and chairman were elected.


Natasha Barrett in Concert with Bendik Giske - 24 March 2012

On 24th March Natasha Barrett will play three improvisation concerts with saxophonist Bendik Giske exploring unusual acoustic spaces in Oslo (Barrett playing live electronics and working with ambisonics impulse responses, Giske playing saxophone inside these spaces).

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S.O.D. workshop at OCADU - 01-02 February 2012

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Birger Sevaldson will give a one day workshop and two lectures at OCADU Toronto 1st and 2nd February.

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Daniel Coll I Capdevila and Mattia Gambardella leave OCEAN - 27 February 2012

Daniel Coll I Capdevila and Mattia Gambardella leave OCEAN to focus on practice. We thank our colleagues Daniel and Mattia for many years of productive collaboration and wish them best success in their professional pursuits.


OCEAN member Mattia Gambardella publishes his first book for children: Moon Mouse

Mattia Gambardella publishes his first illustrated book for children entitled Moon Mouse.




OCEAN members speak at Sustaining Sustainability Symposium at Cornell University - Friday 03 and Saturday 04 February 2012

Richard Bonser, Michael Hensel and Birger Sevaldson speak at the Sustaining Sustainability Symposium at the Department of Architecture at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY on Friday 03 and Saturday 04 February 2012.

For further information see: info


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