Ellen S. de Vibe is an architect and served
as head city planner of the City of Oslo
from 1998 to 2019, overseeing the development
of Bjørvika, including the beloved
Opera House, with its communal rooftop
open to all, and Havnepromenade (Harbor
Promenade) along the Oslo waterfront.
She is an honorary member of the National
Association of Norwegian Architects.