Svein Lund

Svein Lund

Founding Partner of Lund Hagem Architects


Born 1952. Dipl.Arch. Oxford Brooks University 1980. BA (Hons.) Oxford Brooks University 1977. Studied building engineering at Oslo ingeniørhøyskole 1972-1974. Founded Lund Architects in 1984, after employment at Niels Torp Architects since 1980. Founded Lund Hagem architects with Einar Hagem in 1990.

Lund Hagem Architects Wihch is an architecture and urban design practice based in Oslo. The office was founded in 1990, and today it is managed by five partners; Svein Lund, Einar Hagem, Mette Røsbekk, Per Suul and Kristine Strøm-Gundersen.

Over the past two decades Lund Hagem has been driven by a consistent approach following a Nordic design tradition. All projects are informed by a sensitive approach to the surrounding landscape and a dynamic dialogue between nature and the built environment. The work of Lund Hagem focuses on critical detailing and economic of means both poetically and practically.

Our designs, whether a master plan or a small cabin, reflect our belief in combining the latest advances in building technology with sustainable techniques and materiality drawn from local tradition. This provides us with key knowledge and experience in designing energy efficient Passive Houses and sustainable BREEAM certified buildings. We have in-office certification BREEAM Accredited Professional (BREEAM AP). Lund Hagem is a member of Norwegian Green Building Council.

Lund Hagem provides architectural and urban design services to both the public and private sectors. Our diverse portfolio includes a wide range of building projects, such as private villas and leisure home, libraries and educational facilities, apartment buildings, offices and commercial facilities. The office has won numerous prestigious competitions and received a number of awards and citations for design excellence.


2017 AR (Architecture Review) House award, Highly Commended, Lille Arøya
2017 Architizer A+ Award, Private House XS category, Populour vote and Jury vote winner, Knapphullet
2017 Häuser Award  Exterior prize for  Knapphullet
2017 Botrend magazine, House of the year award, Villa Nesøya
2016 Betongtavlen, Knapphullet
2016 Lillesand byggeskikkpris, Lyngholmen summerhouse
2016 Larvik kommunes byggeskikkpris, Lille Arøya summerhouse
2016 AR (Architecture Review) BnB Award for Knapphullet
2015 Statens byggeskikkpris 2015 for Sinsen torg / Torshovdalen
2013 Betongtavlen 2013 honorable mention for Lyngholmen summerhouse
2011 Oslo bys arkitekturpris 2011 (The municipality of Oslo Award for good architecture) for IFI
2011 Betongtavlen 2011 for Midtåsen Sculpture Park
2010 Asker Byggeskikkutvalg (Honarable mention) for Villa Wilhelmsen
2010 Shortlisted for WAF Award, Midtåsen Sculpture Park
2008 Kragerø kommunes byggeskikkspris for Spa & Resort Kragerø
2006 Sundts premie for Marienlyst Park, Oslo
2000 Statens byggeskikkpris 2000 (National price for architectural quality in the built environment) for Ullensvang Research Centre
2000 A. C. Houens fonds diplom (Anton Christen Houen foundation diploma awarded by the Norwegian Ministry of Culture) for Villa Furulund, Oslo (Two private residencies in Furulund, Oslo)
1999 Bærum kommune Estetiske råd pris for Norske skog company headquarters, Oslo
1999 Sundts Premie for Villa Furulund, Oslo
1994 Statens byggeskikkpris 1994  for Deltakerlandsbyen OL in Lillehammer
1993 Murverksprisen (Norwegian Masonry prize) for Villa Benvold (a private house)
1987 Statens byggeskikkpris 1987 for Holt øst, boliger (Holt east residential project in Skedsmo)

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