OLAFIAPLASSEN

Both riverfront public space and street-skating paradise, Olafiaplassen combines the best of two world’s through a careful sampling of Oslo’s best skating spots rearranged and seamlessly integrated into a single location along the Akers river green promenade.

Status:

2005 - ongoing

Client:

Oslo municipality 

Project group:

Ghilardi+Hellsten Arkitekter

Location: 

Selvika, Norway

Plan/size:

100 m²

Consultants:

Apeland, Tacky.no

Typology:

Tourism

This new alignment of urban furniture-obstacles will open for continuous skating paths and far more complex sessions than the original locations, also encouraging public space flow and activities for non-skating users.

Design in 2005, the park is scheduled for completion in the fall of 2017.

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