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Gro Bonesmo (NO)



Gro Bonesmo is co founder and partner of SPACEGROUP and a professor at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO)

She holds a Masters Degree from GSAPP, Columbia University and is a graduate of the Norwegian University of Technology in Trondheim including studies at Sci-Arc and AHO.

She has been teaching at AHO since 1999, and served as a visiting teacher, lecturer and critic at Universities such as Berlage Institute, Royal Academy of Arts in Copenhagen, KTH Stockholm, Harvard University, Syracuse University and a visiting professor at Columbia University.

In the period of 1990-98, she collaborated with OMA/Rem Koolhaas, including Design Architect in charge for the Dutch Embassy in Berlin.

SPACEGROUP's works are award winning and internationally published and has been represented in the Rotterdam Biennale, Oslo Triennale, and the Venice Biennale of Architecture.

For the 14th Venice Biennale, Gro Bonesmo was the co–curator and Space Group the exhibition architect for the Nordic Pavillion, “Forms of Freedom, African Independence and Nordic Models”



Columbia University, G.S.A.P.
(06/89-05/90) Master of Science in Architecture and Building Design
Critics: Jeff Kipnis, Hani Rashid, Bill MacDonald Robert MacAnulty, Joan Ockman

NTH – The Norwegian University of Technology, Trondheim (09/81-11/86)

SCI-ARC – Southern California Institute of Architecture (01/85-08/85)

Vico, Morcote, Switzerland

AHO - The Oslo School of Architecture   
Critic: Sverre Fehn

SKHS – The Norwegian School of Arts and Crafts; sculpture (09/85-12/85)