Andreas Tjeldflaat is a Norwegian architect and design engineer based in New York City and Bergen. He is the founder of Framlab and Modularity Lab, advisor for Antler, member of the UNECE REM, and adj asst professor at NYIT and Columbia University.


Open House
Framlab, 2021

Housing to foster social interaction.


A Tree Assembles in Brooklyn
Framlab, 2020

Democratizing urban farming for Brooklyn, through modularity.

Katerva Award Finalist
Framlab, 2020

Glasir is a finalist for “the Nobel of Sustainability”.

Humanistic Design
Design Pavilion, 2020

Discussing human-centered design with Vestre and Snøhetta.

Townhouse for Nolita
Toshiko Mori, 2019

Design of 277 Mott Street in New York City.

Aten Reign
Guggenheim Museum, 2013

Consulting Guggenheim Museum for James Turrell installation.

SwD Prototyping  ︎
UNECE, 2018

Presenting 3D-printed shelters to the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe at Urban Week 2018.

Open House  ︎
Framlab, 2021

How can urban housing help alleviate loneliness and social isolation?

Glasir  ︎
Framlab 2020

Work Archive ︎


Andreas Tjeldflaat is a Norwegian architect and design engineer. He is the founder of Framlab, a NYC and Bergen-based research and design studio, and an advisor with Antler and UNECE REM. Previously, Andreas has worked with leading design and architecture firms, such as Toshiko Mori Architect in NYC, RRA in Oslo, 3xU in Copenhagen, and Titoma in Taipei.

Prior to this, he served in His Majesty The King's Guard in Oslo. Andreas has taught at renowned institutions such as the University of Pennsylvania, Cornell University, and Columbia University. He holds an engineering degree from the Technical University of Denmark and a Master of Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania.

His work has been awarded the Philippe Cret Medal for consistent demonstration of design excellence.

Andreas is currently conducting research on the spatial and social capacity of modular systems, while trying to master the art of bread baking.


Feel the Future
Campus Party Brasilia, Brazil

Homeless no More
UN Palais des Nations, Switzerland

Shelter with Dignity
PLÅT18, Sweden



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