Snøhetta, the international architecture, landscape and interiors office based in Oslo, Norway has been awarded the commission to design the Museum Pavilion that will serve as the entrance to the Memorial Museum.
Snøhetta is most well-known for its completion of the Alexandria Library in Egypt and the Norwegian Embassy in Berlin, and the soon to be completed New National Opera in Oslo and the Turner Contemporary Museum in England. Craig Dykers and Kjetil Thorsen are the founding partners of Snøhetta. Since its formation, Snøhetta has won numerous international awards and has been represented in exhibitions around the world. Many have characterized their work as having a presence that resonates with the surrounding context.