Big men 02

Bosc d’Anjou has added a photo to the pool:

Nils Ødegård (1892-1976) – A local party boss for the Norwegian Labour Party, Ødegård enjoyed remarkable political longevity and influence as newspaper editor, member of parliament and member of numerous boards of corporate and public entities. He was Mayor of the town of Gjøvik from 1922 to 1940 (when he was removed by the nazis) and again from 1945 to 1957. Monument by Stinius Fredriksen (1902-1977), inaugurated in 1972.

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    Guggenheim Helsinki competition’s finalists announced     Helsinki, Finland – The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation announced today the shortlist for the design of a proposed Guggenheim museum to be built in the Finnish capital Helsinki. The six finalists that move on to Stage Two of the competition are:  • AGPS Architecture Ltd. (Zurich, Switzerland, and Los Angeles, USA) • Asif Khan Ltd. (London, UK) • Fake Industries Architectural Agonism (New York, USA; Barcelona, Spain; and Sydney, Australia) • Haas Cook Zemmrich STUDIO2050 (Stuttgart, Germany) • Moreau Kusunoki Architect (Paris, France) • SMAR…

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