Tag: architecture

Advice to the young

Posted on May 15th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
Norman Foster, one of the architectural icons of our time, advises upcoming architects and artists to make sure that what they´re doing is their true desire.

Swarovski and Snøhetta

Posted on May 7th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
On the occasion of the Swarovski Kristallweltens 120 year anniversary, Snøhetta has been commissioned to take part in the expansion leading up to the re-opening on April 30.

Under construction: Amager Bakke

Posted on March 6th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
The smoke rings are ready - the construction of Amager Bakke started in 2013, and will be the cleanest waste-to-energy plant in the world.

Snøhettas Brooklyn Studio design

Posted on February 15th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
Snøhetta together with the Cuban-American artist and painter José Parlá have converted a warehouse in Gowanus, Brooklyn into Parlá´s working and exhibition studio.

The Vipp Shelter

Posted on January 23rd, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture, Design.
The Vipp Shelter is the latest product from Danish Vipp, and is described as neither a house nor a mobile home, rather than a spacious, functional, generic and livable industrial object.

Snøhetta and Le Monde

Posted on January 16th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
Selected architects for the developement of the mediahouse Le Monde Groups headquarter in Paris.

Knarvik Church

Posted on December 11th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
The new Community Church in Knarvik is designed by Reiulf Ramstad Architects, and is built on a site overlooking the cultural landscape and local town centre.

Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition

Posted on December 2nd, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture.
Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition is the first open international architectural competition organized by the Guggenheim Foundation. Here are the six finalists.

Media Architecture Biennale 2014

Posted on November 27th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture, Visual arts.
Media architecture is an increasingly important digital layer in cities worldwide, and the Media Architecture Biennale 2014 was this year held in Aarhus, Denmark. Here are the winners.