The new Tirpitz Bunker Museum by BIG has recently opened. I went out of Copenhagen to see the new member of the BIG family. □□□□
Dorte Mandrup recently finished a visitor centre of the Wadden Sea and shows a profound sensitivity to the unique landscape, materials and light.
Map of locals and tourists. All architects love maps! And everyone loves having our prejudices confirmed. This one is both with funny on top.
Urban Rigger by BIG architects is six reused shipping containers refurbish to provide affordable and sustainable housing for students.
Arken Museum of Modern Art Arken (Danish for ‘the Ark’) is arguably the only Danish example of socalled deconstructivist architecture. Surprisingly a young student of architecture, Søren Robert Lund, won the competition of this new museum southwest of Copenhagen in 1988.
Arne Jacobsens house for his own family finished in 1929. Arne Jacobsen is the one person who more than anyone else incarnates Danish, modern architecture.
10 secret spots in Copenhagen is my list and a map of unknown and peculiar places, that you can reach by bike. Beautiful or horrible, but unexpected.
Blog about Copenhagen architecture, urbanism, urban life and culture and more. Introduction by Danish architect and architecture guide Asser Munch.
The Harbour Bath examplifies what I consider the most successful urban development in Copenhagen ever. Kalvebod Brygge (opposite side) and Islands Brygge was one of the most industrialized areas in Copenhagen. Now it has turned into one of the most attractive public spaces in town. A truly radical turnaround! Equally the old, worn out working class […]
After 3½ years of delay this bridge was completed in 2016. But then it was a great success straight away counting as many as 15.000 bicyclists a day!