Are Vesterlid

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Are Vesterlid
Born (1921-07-28)28 July 1921
Strinda, Norway
Died 29 August 2013(2013-08-29) (aged 92)
Nationality Norwegian
Occupation Architect
Parent(s) Arne Vesterlid
Hamar Seminarium (1877) with appendix to the right designed by Are Vesterlid (1965).

Are Vesterlid (28 July 1921 – 29 August 2013) was a Norwegian architect.

He was born in Strinda as a son of architect Arne Vesterlid (1893–1962) and Gerd Zachariassen (1895–1979). In 1956 he married teacher Gunvor Myhre.[1]

He took architect's education in 1946 and graduated from the Cranbrook Academy of Art in 1953. He specialized in wooden architecture, and was a professor at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design from 1967 to 1998.[2]


  1. ^ Stokke, Perann Sylvia. "Are Vesterlid". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 9 October 2013. 
  2. ^ Godal, Anne Marit (ed.). "Are Vesterlid". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 21 June 2013.