‘Sjakket’ youth club in an old truck repair hall. Designed by Plot, that later became BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group) and JDS (Julien De Smedt Architects).
Tingbjerg Library and Community Centre in the Tingbjerg neighbourhood outside Copenhagen, designed by COBE Architects and opened in 2018.
Follow my free, self-guided tour of Copenhagen Waterfront Architecture. I’m a local architect and architecture guide.
The Circle Bridge by Olafur Eliasson Five overlapping circular platforms give the Circle Bridge its obvious name. At Christianshavn, directly across from the Black Diamond, it bridges a secondary canal that reaches the main harbour canal here. This used to […]
BLOX by Dutch OMA is a ‘city in the city’, mixing diverse functions. It is undetermined and ‘unnatural’ – and to my surprise that’s what I like about it…
The Opera is the most imposing and impressive monumental building of modern Copenhagen. And it’s the outcome of controversy!
Paper Island by COBE. The last remaining, undeveloped site in the central harbour area in Copenhagen is currently under construction into a mix of private and public use.