The old foundry industrial hall, Støperihallen, was built in 1917 and is one of the buildings that remained after Kaldnes Mechanical workshop.
Støperihallen has been a popular place for concerts and plays for several years already and now it has been expanded for usage as an permanent Culture Hall.
The main entrance is situated in the new extension, between big concrete panels featuring a pattern in Graphic Concrete.
Three symbols are used on the pattern; a gear representing the past, a symbol representing modern microtechnology and the Kaldnes workshop logo.
Architecture: Spir Arkitekter
Pattern: Designer's own Repeating pattern
Developer: Willy N. Andersen A/S
Prefabrication: Egersund Betongteknikk AS
Address: Rambergveien 11, Tønsberg, Norway
Type: Public Building
Photo: Graphic Concrete
Graphic Concrete Ltd
Itälahdenkatu 18 C, 5 fl. FI-00210 Helsinki
Tel:+358 (0)20 731 0290
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