Copenhagen will have an arena of an international top quality in terms of audience comfort, acoustics and functionality. But the arena will also stand out as a distinct icon and a generator of urban life in the district of Ørestad. It is expected to open at the end of 2015.
This video takes a retrospective look at one of our time’s most influential furniture architects – Arne Jacobsen. Source: RepublicFritzHansen
Internationally renowned Danish architects Bjarke Ingels Group has revealed their design of “west 57th”, a new 600-unit residential building in new york city. Source: Denmark.dk
Danish BIG opened their New York headquarter surrounded by Danish the Raveonettes, The Danish royal Crown prince couple and many happy guests. Here’s what Bjarke Ingels had to say. Source: Denmark.dk
Copenhagen sums up what it means to be a modern metropolis: It’s a gathering place for ideas and a testing ground for new solutions. In this film Monocle partnered with Philips to look at the importance of meaningful innovation for better cities and a healthier society.
Bjarke Ingels of BIG Architects talks sustainable architecture and design. Interview by DDC, Copenhagen Design Week 2009.