Designing a Better Urban Future

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.

Source: Monocle 

Interview with Bjarke Ingels

Bjarke Ingels of BIG Architects talks sustainable architecture and design. Interview by DDC, Copenhagen Design Week 2009.

Source: markstevens.dk 

 

Scandinavia’s largest design hotel


Designed by 3xNielsen, the Bella Sky Comwell is a unique building spreading over 23 floors and 814 rooms. Its two towers with a 15 degree angle allow a clear view of the surroundings from as many rooms as possible. Read more.

Source: Denmark.dk

Hexagon Sound Insulation

Created by Swedish design studio Form Us With Love, Hexagon are a collection of hexagonal discs made from wood wool that are environmentally-friendly, water-resistant, and moisture and sound absorbent. Read more.

Source: Form Us With Love