Finally, after years of waiting, the first prototype of the ‘Urban Rigger’ student residence has company, with no less than 5 new units.
Opened recently, BIG has also entered the field of social housing in an upcoming area in north west part of Copenhagen. Dortheavej 2A is a social housing scheme with small and mid size rental apartments.
The new Tirpitz Bunker Museum by BIG has recently opened. I went out of Copenhagen to see the new member of the BIG family. □□□□
Urban Rigger by BIG architects is six reused shipping containers refurbish to provide affordable and sustainable housing for students.
Blog about Copenhagen architecture, urbanism, urban life and culture and more. Introduction by Danish architect and architecture guide Asser Munch.
I consider the Harbour Bath at Islands Brygge the most successful urban development in Copenhagen ever. From one of the most industrialised areas in Copenhagen, it has turned into one of the most attractive public spaces in town. A truly radical turnaround!
The 8house is a spectacular and world famous project by Denmark’s even more famous ‘starchitect’, Bjarke Ingels, and his firm BIG (Bjake Ingels Group).