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4 Feb 2020
Cold War Museum at Nordjyllands Historiske Museum, Røde Møllevej 22, Skørping, Rold Forest, Jutland
Design: AART architects with SLA, Niras and Thøgersen & Stouby
Cold War Museum Rold Forest Jutland - Denmark Architecture News
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The Danish Cold War Museum in Rold Forest, Jutland
Together with SLA, Niras and Thøgersen & Stouby as sub-advisors, the Danish architecture firm AART has won the prestigious competition to design the new Danish Cold War Museum in Rold Skov in Northern Jutland.

28 Oct 2019
The New LEGO Group Campus, Billund, Jutland
Design: C.F. Møller Architects
Lego Group Campus Billund
photograph © 2019 Adam Mørk

The New LEGO Group Campus in Billund
After four years of planning and construction, the LEGO Group opened the first phase of its new, state-of-the-art Campus at its headquarters in Billund, Denmark today. Designed by C.F. Møller Architects, the campus will span 54,000 square metres and house more than 2,000 employees when it is finished in 2021.

15 Oct 2019
Randers – Our River City
Design: C.F. Møller Architects
Randers Our River City - Denmark Architecture News
image courtesy of architects office

Randers Development Plan News
This Danish competition-winning proposal is for the future development plan to bring climate adaptation measures to Randers, bringing “the city to the water”.

post updated 15 Aug 2019 ; 21 Dec 2018
The Wave Vejle, Jylland, western Denmark
Design: Henning Larsen Architects
The Wave in Vejle Denmark
photograph : Jacob Due

The Wave in Vejle, Denmark Building
Following an eleven-year construction period interrupted by the global financial crisis, Henning Larsen’s The Wave apartment building in Vejle, Denmark has finally reached completion.

31 Jul 2019
Idyllic Danish Holiday Retreat on Boeslum Strand

30 Jul 2019
Ultra Fast Charging Stations by COBE in Denmark

21 Mar 2019
Svendborg International Maritime Academy, Fyn (Funen)
Architects: C.F. Møller and EFFEKT
Svendborg International Maritime Academy on Fyn
image courtesy of architects

Svendborg International Maritime Academy on Fyn
A new masterplan for Svendborg harbour connects the city and the harbour with a vibrant environment of business, recreation, climate resilience and the new SIMAC, a beacon for future educational institutions.

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25 Sep 2018
Climatorium in Lemvig, Lemvig, Jutland, western Denmark
Architects: 3XN
Climatorium in Lemvig Jutland - Denmark Architecture News
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Danish Climatorium Building
As a forum for knowledge, education, innovation and development projects, this new Jutland building will support Denmark’s role as an exporter of climate solutions and help establish Lemvig and the Central Denmark Region as a center of climate change adaptation.

1 Jul 2018
World Architecture Festival Reveals 2018 Awards Shortlist

Three completed Danish buildings are among the projects shortlisted in the World Architecture Festival (WAF) Awards 2018 – the world’s biggest architectural awards programme:

TIRPITZ Museum, Blåvand, western Denmark
Design: BIG Architects
Tripitz Museum - Denmark Building News
photo © Rasmus Bendix


Danish Wadden Sea Centre, Ribe, south-west Jutland, south western Denmark
Architects: Dorte Mandrup
The Danish Wadden Sea Centre
photograph : Adam Mørk

Danish Wadden Sea Centre

Besøgscenter Hammershus, Bornholm, eastern Denmark
Design: Arkitema, Architects with Professor Christopher Harlang
Besøgscenter Hammershus Denmark Architecture News
image courtesy of architects

Visitor Centre Hammershus Bornholm

18 Apr 2018
Banegraven Urban Development, Århus, Jylland, west Danmark
Design: C.F. Møller Architects
Banegraven in Aarhus
image Courtesy architecture office

Banegraven Aarhus
In cooperation with the City of Aarhus, DSB, MT Højgaard and C.F. Møller Architects are preparing to realise the vision of a new Railway Quarter. This is a new, car-free urban quarter in Aarhus, which will develop the area and connect the surrounding neighbourhoods by covering the railway site from Bruuns Bro to Frederiks Bro.

5 Feb 2018
Treldehuset, Vejle, Jylland
Architects: CEBRA
Treldehuset Danish Architecture News
photography : Mikkel Frost | CEBRA

Treldehuset in Vejle
Small-scale Danish house project.

19 Jan 2018
New charging stations for electric vehicles in Denmark
Design: COBE
New charging stations for electric vehicles in Denmark
image : COBE

Ultra Fast Charging Stations by COBE
In cooperation with the Danish company CLEVER, which supplies charging solutions for electric vehicles, Danish architects COBE is presenting its design for a modular system of ultra-fast charging stations.

15 Jan 2018
Veddinge Hills Summer House
Veddinge Hills Summer House - Denmark Architecture News
photo : Joshua Gross, Denmark

Veddinge Hills Summer House near Asnæs

5 Jan 2018
Storkeengen (Stork Meadow), Vorup, Randers
Design: C.F. Møller Architects
Storkeengen Randers, Stork Meadow building design
image Courtesy architecture office

Storkeengen Randers, Stork Meadow
The climate adaption project in Vorup near Randers resolves the city’s current and future climate challenges by converting the adjacent nature area, Storkeengen (Stork Meadow), into a public nature park. With the integration of climate resilience strategies, the nature park also brings the unique natural delta along the Gudenå (the longest river in Denmark) closer to the centre of Randers, and to its residents.

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Building Updates for 2017

11 Dec 2017
Storstrøm Prison, Blichersvej, Gundslev, Falster
Design: C. F. Møller Architects
Storstrom Prison Denmark Architecture News
photo : Torben Eskerod

Storstrøm Prison on Falster
A modern, humane, high-security prison that uses architecture to promote prisoners’ social rehabilitation

21 Nov 2017
Biological House, Middelfart, Fyn, central Denmark
Architects: Een til Een
Biological Bouse in Middelfart - Danish Building News
photography : Middelfart

Biological House in Middelfart
The world’s first ‘Biological House’ has opened its doors to visitors and sets a new high standard for eco-friendly buildings. The leading forces behind this innovative build, Een til Een, built the house in secrecy, and eventually welcomed visitors from all over the world.

5 Nov 2017
Technical Faculty Campus at Odense Universitet, Odense, Fyn, central Denmark
Architects: Arkitektfirmaet C. F. Møller
Technical Faculty Campus Denmark Architecture News
image Courtesy architecture office

Technical Faculty Campus Odense Universitet
A new building is making a bold statement on the campus of the University of Southern Denmark in Odense, blending in and standing out at the same time with its unique façade and innovative interior layout for cutting-edge research.

16 Oct 2017
Odense Music and Theatre Hall, Odense, Fyn
Design: C.F. Møller Architects
Odense Music and Theatre Hall
image courtesy of architects office

Odense Music and Theatre Hall Building in Denmark

3 Oct 2017
LEGO House, Billund, Jutland
Design: BIG, architects
LEGO House Billund by BIG in Denmark
photo : Iwan Baan

LEGO House Denmark
BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group and LEGO bring the toy scale of the classic LEGO brick to architectural scale with LEGO House, forming vast exhibition spaces and public squares that embody the culture and values at the heart of all LEGO experiences

27 Sep 2017
Skovbakke Skolen, Odder, Jutland
Architect: CEBRA
Skovbakken School - Denmark Architecture News
photograph : Adam Mørk

Skovbakken School in Odder
At Skovbakken in Odder, near Aarhus in Denmark, students and teachers welcome their new school. A school that, in addition to being the biggest investment in a new building in Odder Municipality, is designed based on a human scale with recognisable motives such as pitched roofs – and supports modern education and teaching.

12 Sep 2017
Campus Horsens VIA University College, Jutland
Design: C.F. Møller Architects
VIA University College, Campus Horsens building
image courtesy of architects office

VIA University College Campus Horsens

2 Aug 2017
Grain House, Aabybro, north west of Aalborg, Jutland, western Denmark
Design: Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter
Grain House - Denmark Property News
photos : Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter, Places studio

Grain House in Hjørring
The Kornets Hus – or grain house, is the realisation of a new centre for the dissemination of the region’s rich food and farming culture.

24 Jul 2017
Villa Rypen, Aarhus, Jutland
Design: C.F. Møller Architects
Villa Rypen
photograph : Julian Weyer

Aarhus Villa

14 Jul 2017
The Green House, Lejre, Zealand, East Denmark
Architect: Sigurd Larsen
The Green House in Lejre
photograph : Tia Borgsmidt

The Green House in Lejre
A series of single family houses is designed for Frikøbing near Copenhagen in Denmark. The development plan for the area has high demands on sustainability for construction materials, insulation, energy and air circulation.

28 Jun 2017
The Silo Apartments, Fortkaj, Nordhavnen, Copenhagen
Design: COBE
The Silo Apartments - Denmark Architecture News
photograph : Rasmus Hjortshøj – COAST

The Silo Apartments Nordhavnen

10 Jul 2017
The Light House, Lejre, Sjælland, East Denmark
Architect: Sigurd Larsen
The Light House in Lejre
photograph : Tia Borgsmidt

The Light House in Lejre
A series of single family houses is designed for Frikøbing near Copenhagen in Denmark. The development plan for the area has high demands on sustainability for construction materials, insulation, energy and air circulation.

3 Jul 2017
Hospital Extension, Kolding, South Jutland, western Denmark
Design: Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects with Creo Arkitekter
Hospital Extension in Kolding - Denmark Architecture News
photo © Schmidt Hammer Lassen

Hospital Extension in Kolding
The new Kolding Hospital is among the first major hospitals to complete following the reform by the Danish Ministry of Health re-structuring the Danish health sector with new specialized hospitals by 2020. The extension of Kolding Hospital is also the first major hospital design completed by Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects.

1 Jun 2017
Danish Design Award, Kolding, Jutland
Danish Design Award building
photo : Agnete Schlichtkrull
Danish Design Award
Round two of the Danish Design Award event was held in Svane Shipping’s warehouse in Kolding harbour.

4 Apr 2017
Glass Butterfly in Holbaek, Holbaek, northeastern Sjælland, Eastern Denmark
Design: Form4 Architecture, architects
Glass Butterfly in Holbaek - Denmark Architecture News
image Courtesy architecture office

Glass Butterfly Holbaek
The result fo an architecture competition to take a bus shelter, an atypical, ubiquitous object within the public realm, and create a design for a rural area of Denmark under the sponsorship of a glazing manufacturing company. The point of departure for the architecture of this entry is the formal negotiation between the delicacy of the glass and its structural integrity to meet the project’s programmatic purpose.

4 Apr 2017
Double Houses, Roskilde, Zealand
Design: Conm + Kallesø, architects
Double Houses Roskilde Denmark
image Courtesy architects office

New Houses in Roskilde

27 Mar 2017
Vendsyssel Theatre and Experience Centre, Hjørring, Region Nordjylland, western Denmark
Design: schmidt hammer lassen architects
Vendsyssel Theatre - Denmark Architecture News
photography : Adam Mørk

Vendsyssel Theatre
A successful premiere marked the beginning of a sold out season at Denmark’s first newly built theatre in over a century outside of the Danish capital Copenhagen. The 4,200 sqm theatre and culture building is designed as a dynamic and multifunctional complex that includes a Music hall, Black Box, Rehearsal hall and a 430 seat flexible hall which includes an”in-the-round” theatre.

2 Mar 2017
MCH Messecenter, Herning, Midtjylland, Jutland
Architects: Urban Agency and Aarhus Arkitekterne
MCH Messecenter Building Denmark
image Courtesy architecture office

MCH Messecenter Herning
Although the MCH Messecenter in Herning is already the biggest exhibition in Denmark, that doesn’t hinder the plans for its future development proposal from being very ambitious. Urban-Agency and Aarhus Arkitekterne were invited to create a strategy proposal that will make the complex a more attractive and coherent structure with a new focal point.

20 Jan 2017
Streetmekka, Viborg, Jutland
Architects: EFFEKT
Streetmekka Denmark Architecture News
image © EFFEKT

Streetmekka in Viborg
Winners of the architectural competition for a new Streetmekka in Viborg, DK. The winning proposal is a new cultural center including facilities for a variety of self-organized sports like parkour, skate, bouldering, basketball, trial, as well as a series of customized workshop areas for DJing and music production, an animation studio, fabrication lab and artist studios.

2 Jan 2017
Museum Center Blaavand Shortlisted for Mies van der Rohe 2017 Awards
Mies van der Rohe 2017 Award Nominations

Blåvand Bunker Museum, Varde, west coast of Denmark
Design: BIG, architects
Blåvand Bunker Museum
image : BIG

Blåvand Bunker Museum Denmark
Transforming a former German WWII bunker, within the protected shorelands of Blåvand, the 2,500sqm new museum building will be composed of four main volumes, housing four independent institutions: a bunker museum, an amber museum, a history museum and a special exhibitions gallery – within an exhibition landscape carved out of the dunes.

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Building Updates for 2016:

22 Nov 2016
Skamlingsbanken Visitor Centre, Jutland
Architects: CEBRA
Skamlingsbanken Visitor Centre - Denmark Architecture News
image Courtesy architecture office

Skamlingsbanken Visitor Centre Building in Jutland
CEBRA architecture is, together with a team consisting of 2+1 Idébureau, Opland Landskabsarkitekter, Dansk Energi Management & Esbensen and DRIAS Rådgivende ingeniører, appointed as winner of the competition for the new Skamlingsbanken visitor centre in southern Denmark.

3 Nov 2016
Boiler Central, Vejle, Jylland
Design: Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects
Boiler Central in Vejle
photograph : Steffen Stamp

Boiler Central in Vejle
This is a celebrated old boiler building from the 1940s in the historic industrial complex in Vejle, western Denmark. schmidt hammer lassen architects designed the 1,200 sqm large refurbishment project which provides space for the new Design Driven Innovation Centre housing 30 creative companies.

28 Oct 2016
ARCTIC Hundested Harbour Cultural Attraction, Region Hovedstaden, Northern Sjælland
Design: CEBRA architecture, Architects
ARCTIC Hundested Harbour Cultural Attraction
image Courtesy architecture office

ARCTIC Hundested Harbour Cultural Attraction
An ambitious cultural project was revealed at a conference recently held in Halsnæs Municipality in Northern Zealand in Denmark. A sketch project created by CEBRA architecture proposed a 3,000 square metre cultural attraction, ARCTIC, located on an island in Hundested harbour.

1 Oct 2016
Danish Architecture Photos
Esrum Kloster pond - Denmark Architecture Photos
photo © Adrian Welch
Denmark Architecture Photos
New architectural photographs from visit to Denmark/Sweden.

30 Sep 2016
Danish Maritime Museum, Helsingør – Building Review by e-architect
Design: BIG, architects
Danish Maritime Museum Helsingoer
photo © Adrian Welch

New Danish Maritime Museum Helsingoer
“I wrote positively about this back in October 2013, and we also carried an article by architect Dimple Soni. The reality didn’t disappoint.”

30 Sep 2016
The Culture Yard – Kulturværftet, Helsingør
Design: aart architects
Helsingør castle building
photo © Adrian Welch

Culture Yard Elsinore Building
The Culture Yard symbolizes Elsinore’s transformation from an industrial seaport town to a cultural centre. In this way the yard is designed as a hinge between the past and present, reinforcing the identity of the local community, but at the same time expressing an international attitude, reinforcing the relation between the local and global community.

20 Sep 2016
New School Building in Aabybro, north west of Aalborg, Jutland, western Denmark
Design: CEBRA architecture, architects with KPF
Aabybro School Building - Denmark Architecture News
image Courtesy architecture office

Aabybro School Building, Aalborg
In Aabybro, Denmark, a new city school has just been inaugurated. A school that challenges the notion of architecture while at the same time reflecting the urban context.

25 Aug 2016
Guest Annexe at Ore Strand, Vordingborg, Zealand, eastern Denmark
Design: Conm + Kallesø, architects
Guest Annexe
photograph : Jacob Hoffmann

Guest Annexe at Ore Strand
The shape of the project is an irregular black painted wooden box due to three main topics of the brief: letting the client have an overlook at the surrounding garden while inside the annexe, making the nearby beach and sea visible from the built in double bed and finally linking the excisting holiday cottage together with the annexe via a single terrace door and a small wooden terrace.

22 Aug 2016
Artist’s House, Hvide Sande, Jutland
Design: Cubo Architects
Artists House in Hvide Sande
photograph : Henning Davidsen

Artist’s House in Hvide Sande
This Danish artist’s residence will function as an open-door workshop and exhibition space, whilst offering free accommodation to artists for a week or two at a time. The property overlooks the picturesque port of Tyskerhavn in the Danish town of Hvide Sande.

Aarhus Housing

LEGO Office Complex in Billund

Kolding Campus, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
Design: Henning Larsen Architects
Kolding Campus University - Danish Architecture News
photo from architects

Kolding Campus University of Southern Denmark Building

Ragnarock Museum in Roskilde

Nyborg Castle Design Competition

Student Housing in Odense, University of Southern Denmark, Odense
Design: C. F. Møller
University of Southern Denmark Student Housing
image from architect

University of Southern Denmark Building

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