Wednesday, 01 April 2020 18:21

Who is Bjarke Ingels?

Danish architect Bjarke Ingels owns BIG, one of the most technically advanced studios in the world

Published in Architects

Designed in the fifties, the Egg Chair is a design classic that has become one of the most recognisable and copied chairs of all time

Published in Features
Thursday, 21 June 2018 15:14

OMA's Blox on the Copenhagen skyline

OMA’s hulking ‘city in a box’ on the Copenhagen harbourfront has been given a frosty reception by design-savvy locals, but is it just an idea that’s ahead of its time?

Published in Features

Photographer Kim Høltermand's Mesa series captures Copenhagen in a foggy but strangely compelling light

Published in GALLERY
Friday, 06 April 2018 11:39

Copenhagen Architecture Festival 2018

Various locations, Copenhagen

3 May 2018 - 16 May 2018

Published in Diary
Tuesday, 28 February 2017 12:35


Danish Architecture Centre, Copenhagen
28 April — 25 June 2017

Published in Diary
Monday, 22 February 2016 00:00

Copenhagen airport

Denmark’s biggest airport maintains its reputation for stylish, rational design with its new expansion by Schmidt Hammer Lassen, writes Andrew Ayers

Published in News
Saturday, 20 February 2016 00:00

Overgaard & Dyrman

The Danish duo’s Wire furniture collection skilfully harnesses metalwork to saddlery, writes Allan Torp

Published in News
Thursday, 21 January 2016 00:00

5 archi-cult hotels you should know

Planning your next holiday yet? Here is Icon’s selection of five great buildings where every architecture fanatic would surely want to rest their head, from an inn by Kengo Kuma to an art-lover’s paradise in Provençe

Published in Comment
Thursday, 08 October 2015 00:00

Learning from Japan

A show in Copenhagen examines why Danish architects and designers have drawn so much inspiration from a country on the other side of the globe, says Mille Collin Flaherty

Published in Review
Wednesday, 18 March 2015 00:00

Dinesen showroom

Design studio OeO thinks beyond the floorboard with a series of novel applications for the Danish manufacturer's surplus timber

Published in News
Wednesday, 28 January 2015 15:10

Chudy and Grase

In advance of their appearance at Stockholm Furniture Fair next week, the Copenhagen-based design duo told us about their latest collection: Strike, a series of lights that eliminate the need for a shade

Published in News

Danish Architecture Centre, Copenhagen
Until 4 January 2015

Published in Diary
Monday, 01 September 2014 01:00

Urban Plunge – wild swimming in the city

An exhibition at the Roca London Gallery showcases a series of architectural proposals to reclaim natural water sources in London, New York and Copenhagen for recreational use. We spoke to curator Jane Withers about how we can better exploit our rivers and harbours

Published in Features
Monday, 14 July 2014 12:49

Practice Makes Perfect

Designmuseum Danmark
27 June 2014 – 27 February 2015

Published in Diary
Friday, 19 July 2013 17:07

Theatrum Mundi, Copenhagen

Theatrum Mundi’s creative attempts to reimagine the city are unlikely to solve the conundrum of Copenhagen, says Hana Loftus.

Published in Review
Monday, 27 February 2012 16:40

BIG: Ski park on a power plant

Trailblazing Danish practice BIG is building a ski park on top of a waste-to-energy plant in Copenhagen – and the incinerator blows laser-lit smoke rings.

Published in Features
Friday, 30 September 2011 11:10

SPACE design Copenhagen restaurants

The design duo’s restaurant interiors have to meet the exacting standards of some of the world’s most celebrated, and demanding, chefs.

Published in News
Friday, 05 August 2011 10:24

8 House: Copenhagen

The 8 house is a housing block on a near-megastructural scale.

Published in Features

This SAS Royal Copenhagen hotel room is a portal to the past – stopped in time, preserved for posterity while everything around it is changing

Published in Icon of the Month
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