Background and activities


What is an Object of Architecture?


A series of empirical and theoretical investigations into the continuity and dynamics of meaning, bridging contemorary descriptions of the Object of Architecture and its meaning in use.

Research interests

object-system relations, semiotics, pragmatic philosophy, modal logic, theory of information, epistemology, architecture practise, business concepts


Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Artistic productions

  • SKATLAND, JØRGEN HALLÅS. (2014) Graphic Design of Posters - Guest Lecture Series Spring 2014, Faculty of Architecture and Fine Art, NTNU. Fakultet for Arkitektur og Billedkunst, NTNU, Trondheim. 2014.

Part of book/report

  • Skatland, Jørgen Hallås; Lohne, Jardar. (2016) What happened when the elevator came to Norway? A case study of change in Norwegian building regulations over time. WBC16 Proceedings : Volume IV Understanding Impacts and Functioning of Different Solutions.