Category: architecture

  • oslo

    the opera house in oslo, norway. designed by snøhetta.

  • grundtvigs kirke

    grundtvigs kirke in copenhagen.

  • big

    bjarke ingels of big gave a presentation at helsinki design week the other evening, above is a picture from that presentation (here are the rest). below is a video of his pecha kucha speech a few hours later. previousily: 2004: a post about

  • magnetic north

    recently on bbc four there was a two part documentary called “magnetic north” in which jonathan meades travelled from northern france to finland. whilst in finland he talks a bit about the local architecture: contrasting that of alvar aalto (above) to the national romantic style of saarinen, sonck etc. (below) aaltos buildings have always left […]

  • oma

    walking around sydhavnen last week in copenhagen i saw a little bit of dutch architectural/urban planning influence on the shape of the city. the dutch architect sjoerd soeters helped on the masterplan for the area. (here is the link on the website of arkitema architects who co-authored the masterplan) this week oma were announced as […]