The concept of original wooden houses standing on a solid foundation is standing behind the main idea of this project. A plinth filling up the space of Grensen and creating a surface for new volumes and functions. Everything within a grid following the original structure. Existing houses are preserved and opened to accommodate new needs.The arena, café, bases for organizations and others are bringing life to the areal. Creating a platform for many different activities. All that visible and open to all groups and age categories. Easily accessible. Connecting. Without barriers. Without borders.
Grensen 2030 places the synergy and continuous exchange between the existing and new at the focal…
The proposal works with ideas of integration, merging old and new, merging local and student…
By leveraging the benefits of informal settings and embracing the charm of heritage buildings, NTNU…