Category list : Scandinavia
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Highly Commended: Archetypal volumes of a gabled house raised soberly atop a granite bedrock gazing at the horizon of Lagnö’s archipelago
Despite its evident scenographic qualities, a new architecture school in Sweden’s high north lacks a fully expressive connection with its commendably holistic approach to pedagogy
Alvar Aalto (1898-1976)Subscription
Following the trajectory of Alvar Aalto’s career
Like the Medisch Centrum Rijnmond-Zuid, this inner-city hospital resists the centrifugal force of much recent planning.
TQ Schools: Orestad College by 3XN ArchitectsSubscription
The design of this Danish school is characterised by spatial flexibility and a large communual space for playing and learning. It was commissioned as a landmark for its neighbourhood
A dark brick box perforated by cool, pale light forms an austere yet serenely numinous setting for Lutheran worship in a Stockholm
Cave For Kids by Haugen/Zohar Arkitekter, NorwaySubscription
Recycled materials create the profile for this thoughtful kids cave. Whilst creating a playful design, Haugen/ Zohar Arkitekter challenge ideas of reuse through sculptural devices.
Celebrating invention and authenticity, the AR presents a snapshot of work in progress from around the world
Plans to redevelop the massive Slussen transport interchange in Stockholm are embrioled in local politics and public scepticism
[Innovators] Extension of Danfoss University by Jürgen Mayer H. Architekten (Nordborg, Denmark)Subscription
Plastic Fantastic: Jürgen Mayer H returns to the AR with unique style