Oslo – Urban Landscapes

Here are some images of and around central Oslo that are “landscapes” containing urban elements. Oslo is under construction, in a big way, and you can see that activity in many of these pictures.

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Looking over the soccer fields of Ekebergsletta to the Oslo ski jump last winter
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Looking down Revierstredet in central Oslo
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A view down to Sørenga (near side), the sculpture She Lies (in the fjord) and beyond to Havnelageret with the sauna boat docked on the far side
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Sea birds hanging out in the murky green waters where Akerselva meets the Oslo fjord near Operagata
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Windows peer out from the Vulkan area of Oslo
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The ski jump can be seen in the fog up on the mountain and the top of the Barcode can be seen in central Oslo
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Love locks on a bridge over Akerselva in Grunerløkka
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A duo of bicycles wait for their owners with a view of central Oslo and the fjord
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THIS IS IT art installation at the Kunst Høgskolen along Akerselva
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A view of the new Munch Museum called Lambda (on the left) and all of the construction in Bjørvika as seen from Sørenga a couple of months ago
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Waterfalling amongs the alphabet where Akerselva meets the fjord (near the Operaen)
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The new viewing platform at Ekeberg Sculpture Park provides a nice view of central Oslo and beyond
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A duo of geese land on the Oslo fjord
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I always think about the Depeche Mode Violator album for some reason every time I see the “D” and “M” on those ugly air vent columns. You can see the new Munch Museum being clad behind those (some months ago)

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