Ingebjørg Skaare

Ingebjørg Skaare

Manager of Snøhetta


Ingebjørg’s background as an architect is  versatile. She graduated from the Oslo School of Architecture in Oslo in 1990, and has worked on projects both in Norway and abroad. For two years, Ingebjørg was the Chief Architect of Asker Municipality, and with the Norwegian Refugee Council she worked on rebuilding houses and schools after the Tsunami in South- East Asia in 2004. Since 2006, Ingebjørg has been with Snøhetta as a project manager with responsibilities for complex tasks. She has led many large projects, where her profesional strength lies in her ability to apply Snøhetta’s philosophy and tradition. Since 2011, she has been in the management of Snøhetta Oslo AS, where her responsibility surrounds acquisition and tasks related to the selection of new projects, competitions, and representation.

Selected Projects:

2014      Member of Snøhetta Oslo AS Managment
              Acquisition, project management

2011      Maud Polar Museum
              Museum, 400m2, competition, project manager

2011      Kongsberg University College
              University college, 27 400m2, concept desig, project manager


2010      Hotel Bislingen
              Hotel, 7 500m2, concept design, regulation plans, project manager

2010      Tycho Brahe Institute
              Institute, 2 664m2, concept design, regulation plans, project manager

2009      Ocean Space Center
              Science and research center, 83 250m2, concept design, project manager

2009      Deichmanske Library
              Library, 51 000m2, competition, 3rd prize, project manager

2008      Lysaker Park
              Office building, 34 000m2, concept & schematic design, project manager

2008      Sochi Hotel Complex
              Hotel, 87 344m2, concept & schematic design, project manager

2007      Norwegian National Opera and Ballet
              Opera House, 38 500m2, architect

2006      Barcode Boligprosjekt
              Residentials, 40 000m2, competition, project manager

2006      Modular
              Housing system, concept & schematic design, project manager

Awards & honors:

2008      Asker Municipality Building Tradition Award
              Special prize, recidential project Asker, Norway

2005      Asker Municipality Building Tradition Award
              Residence Sirihus, Norway

1990      Stener Lenschow Legacy for Architect Students, Norway

1988      Icopal Award
              New house for the Norwegian Opera. Norway


2014      “Høyhus i sentrum”
              Sandnes Huseierkonferense

2014      “Snøhetta Working Methodology and Works”
              IE University

2014      “Orden i papirene”

2013      “Byutvikling i et nasjonalt og internasjonalt perspektiv”
              Midtnorsk Eiendomskonferanse

2013      Workshop & lectures
              Pristhina University of Architecture

2012      “Snøhetta Works”
              Zagreb Society of Architecture

2012      “Casa Futura”
              Eiendomskonferanse, Trondheims Næringlivsforening

2011      “Fremtidens boliger”

2011      “Mulighetsstudier som metode for byutvikling”
              Hallo Fremtid, Sandnes

2011      “Snøhettas arbeider”
              Stavanger Arkitektforening

2011      “Snøhetta Works”
              ProArte/Royal Norwegian Counul General

2010      Official visit to Malaysia, lecture Kuala Lumpur
              Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2010      “Snøhetta Works”

2008      “Snøhetta Works”
              North of Norway Architectural Association

2006      “Snøhetta Modular”
              Arkitekturdagene, Trondheim, Norway

2006      “Architects in Humanitarian Work”
              The Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Norway

2005      “Architects in Humanitarian Work”
               Århus Schhool of Architecture and Design, Denmark

2004      “Architecture and the Sacred Room”
              Bergen National Academy og the Arts, Norway

2003      “Architecture and Health”
              LHL conference, Røros, Norway

1999      “The Time, the House and the Story”
              Asker Municipality, Norway

1999      “Esthetics in the Building Process”
              Kongsberg Municipality, Norway