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Norwegian Centre for Design and Architecture

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2 May 2017
“"Perfection is achieved..."”
20 Nov 2016
“An important institution for Norway - worth a visit”
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Hausmanns gate 16, Oslo 0182, Norway
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

"...not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away." ― Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The DogA Norwegian Centre for Design and Architecture, although small, is a gem of an institution. Promoting design and innovation, the centre features conference...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2016

If you are a design and architecture lovers there are tons of events and exhibitions on during the course of a year at the Norwegian Centre for Design and Architecture (DOGA). Check by their website or just drop by the venue to visit their café...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2016

I checked the hours and days online before I went, unfortunately, it was closed. If DogA could post accurate information online, I won't waste my time making the trip.

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Reviewed 13 August 2016

From outside the building is relatively plain but once we stepped inside we were pleasantly surprised with the simplicity and beauty of typical Nordic interiors. The museum does not hold permanent collection but hosts various exhibitions focusinf on Norwegian design and architecture trends and traditions....More

Thank poplarkins
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

For anyone design-minded in Oslo before the 17 August a trip to the DOGA to see the Herfra exhibition should be considered a must. What you'll see is a collection of 19 innovative projects from the use of discarded oil rigs to something as simple...More

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Informal dining area with a canteen feel. The food was beautiful although could have been hotter st the point of service. Great for lunch or early dinner before a stroll along the water. Nice to see a vegan place with interesting food choices.

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Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

They had gingerbread houses and other exhibits all made from gingerbread they asked visitors to vote on. Some of them were very cool with lights even that worked. Lots of drawings, models etc., to look over. Very interesting place. Buy an Oslo Card it is...More

Thank DoctorVonCueBall
Reviewed 24 October 2013

Visiting the DogA (Design- og Arkitektur) Centre is a crash course in Norwegian design and architecture trends and tradtions. Right down to the typography on the captions. A cool, stylish building with incredibly Nordic interiors, the DogA has varying exhibitions focusing on Norwegian design and...More

2  Thank Mikael C
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Museum is also known as DogA; features exhibits rather than a permanent collection. Current exhibit, Bridge, presents a very diverse range of projects by advance design students that seek to apply design concepts to contemporary, real-world issues and problems. Most projects also have have a...More

2  Thank Steve J
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