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Sølvgade School, Copenhagen, Denmark, C. F. Møller Architects

Sølvgade School

Text description provided by the architects. Denmark’s oldest school, the listed Sølvgades School built in 1847, close to King Christian IV’s famous historic naval barracks, Nyboder, in Copenhagen, has for many years been lacking space and modern facilities. C.F. Møller has carefully renovated the school and done an extension which […]

Siloetten, Løgten, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects, Christian Carlsen Arkitektfirma

Siloetten

Text descirption provided by the architects. Many towns in Denmark have centrally located industrial silos; most are no longer in use, but continue to visually dominate the local skyline. This is also the case in the town of Løgten north of Aarhus, where the former silo complex has been transformed […]

The Maersk Tower, Copenhagen, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

The Maersk Tower

Text decription provided by the architects. The Maersk Tower is a state-of-the-art research building whose innovative architecture creates the optimum framework for world-class health research, making it a landmark in Copenhagen. It aims to contribute positively by linking the University of Copenhagen with the surrounding neighbourhoods and wider city. The […]

Østerbrogade 105 Housing, Copenhagen, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

Østerbrogade 105 Housing

Text description provided by the architects. Østerbrogade 105 is a new residential property set among historical town houses in one of Copenhagen’s most desirable areas. The building’s unique facade composition tells a modern story of variation and sculptural form, taking its cue from the rich detail of the neighbouring properties. […]

Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

Aarhus University Hospital

Text description provided by the architects. The Emergency Centre, which is the first major element of the New University Hospital in Aarhus, is ready for use. This is a construction project for Denmark’s first super-hospital – an ultra-modern hospital that will be a pioneering project both in Denmark and internationally […]

Värtaterminalen Ferry Terminal, Stockholm, Sweden, C.F. Møller Architects

Värtaterminalen Ferry Terminal

Text description provided by the architects. The new terminal for Stockholm’s ferry connections to Finland and the Baltics will be a landmark for the new urban development Norra Djursgårdsstaden – both architecturally, recreationally and environmentally. The terminals tectonic architecture is a homage to the shape of a moving vessel and […]

Storstrøm Prison, Nørre Alslev, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

Storstrøm Prison

Text description provided by the architects. A modern, humane, high-security prison that uses architecture to promote prisoners’ social rehabilitation The aim of the closed Storstrøm Prison is to create the world’s most humane high-security prison, which contributes to the inmates’ social rehabilitation through architecture that supports the inmates’ mental and […]

National Gallery of Denmark Extension, Copenhagen, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

National Gallery of Denmark Extension

Text description provided by the architects. Situated in Copenhagen, The National Gallery of Denmark houses a wide collection of older as well as modern art pieces and is founded on collections amassed by Danish monarchs throughout history. The museum found its current home in 1896 when it was moved to […]

Metropolen Offices, Copenhagen, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

Metropolen Offices

Text description provided by the architects. The ‘Metropole’ is an eight storey office building, situated on the boulevard in Ørestaden which connects the metro station to the university complex. The ground floor houses shops and cafés, and there is a parking garage in the basement. The building’s volume is modulated […]

International School Ikast-Brande, Ikast, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

International School Ikast-Brande

Text description provided by the architects. The international school in Ikast-Brande (ISIB) has inaugurated a new 2,600 m2 building, which includes a school, after-school and kindergarten. C.F. Møller has designed the complex like a small town with individual volumes located around a square and winding streets. The international school, which […]

Incuba Science Park Katrinebjerg, Aarhus, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

Incuba Science Park Katrinebjerg

Text description provided by the architects. Incuba Science Park is a new creative centre located at Katrinebjerg, the IT powerhouse of the city of Aarhus, where innovative IT companies, graduate training, research and advanced technology co-exist side by side. The elegant 10,000 m2 complex is composed of three elements: an […]

Greenhouse in the Botanic Garden, Aarhus, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

Greenhouse in the Botanic Garden

Text description provided by the architects. The new tropical conservatory at the Botanical Gardens in Aarhus is like a drop of dew in its green surroundings. Sustainable design, new materials and advanced computer technology went into the creation of the hothouse’s organic form. The snail-shaped hothouse in the Botanic Garden […]

GIS Buildings, Vejen, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

GIS Buildings

Text description provided by the architects. The Danish Parliament wishes to upgrade the visual appearance of the Danish power grid. As a result, Energinet.dk has decided not to construct a new large open-air switchgear station in Vejen, Jutland, but instead build a gas-insulated switchgear station – also called a GIS […]

Sogn & Fjordane Art Museum, Førde, Norway, C.F. Møller Architects

Sogn & Fjordane Art Museum

Text description provided by the architects. The Sogn and Fjordane Art Museum lies in the centre of Førde, surrounded by the mountains. The museum’s architecture was inspired by the county’s many glaciers, with a building designed to resemble a massive blocks of ice that has rolled down from the frozen […]

Extension of the National Maritime Museum, London, United Kingdom, C.F. Møller Architects

Extension of the National Maritime Museum

Text description provided by the architects. Opened on 14 July 2011, the £36.5m wing is the largest development in the National Maritime Museum’s history and a catalyst for the organisation to change completely the way it presents its galleries, exhibitions and visitor facilities. This major project has been made possible […]

Field's, Copenhagen, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

Field’s

Text description provided by the architects. With a total shopping area the size of 18 football pitches and 110 shops, Field’s is not just Scandinavia’s largest shopping centre – it is a whole town under one roof. Field’s is designed with the emphasis on quality, simplicity and, above all, light. […]

Darwin Centre, London, United Kingdom, C.F. Møller Architects

Darwin Centre

Text description provided by the architects. The second phase of the Darwin Centre is an extension of the famous Natural History Museum in London, taking the form of a huge eight-storey concrete cocoon, surrounded by a glass atrium. The Natural History Museum is both one of the UK’s top five […]

Brogården Guesthouse, Strib, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

Brogården Guesthouse

Text description provided by the architects. Brogården is a former folk high school which has now been taken over by the Pindstrup Centre – an organisation for families with children with disabilities and special needs. In order to use the facilities as the organisation’s course centre, it was desired to […]

Bestseller Logistics Centre North, Haderslev, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

Bestseller Logistics Centre North

Text description provided by the architects. The new logistics centre, located on the E45 motorway at Haderslev, supplies all of the clothing company Bestseller’s boutiques, right across Europe. The centre has been planned to occupy three parallel bands surrounding a main avenue. One of these bands contains the main entrance, […]

Akershus University Hospital, Strømmen, Norway, C.F. Møller Architects

Akershus University Hospital

Text description provided by the architects. The Akershus University Hospital just outside Oslo is not a traditional institutional construction; it is a friendly, informal place with open and well-structured surroundings. These surroundings present a welcoming aspect to patients and their families. Akershus University Hospital has been designed to emphasise security […]

Aarhus Gymnastics and Motor Skills Hall, Aarhus, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

Aarhus Gymnastics and Motor Skills Hall

Text description provided by the architects. The Motor Skills Hall is an extension of the Aarhus Gymnastics and Trampoline Hall. The idea of the extension has been to design a hall which motivates the 3-10-year-olds to practice movement. A sculpturally-formed climbing frame, called the seashell, extends across the hall, stretching […]

Aalborg Waterfront II, Aalborg, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

Aalborg Waterfront II

Text description provided by the architects. The master plan for Aalborg Waterfront links the city’s medieval centre with the adjacent fjord, which has previously been difficult for citizens to access due to the industrial harbour and the associated heavy traffic. By tying in with the openings in the urban fabric, […]

Aalborg Waterfront, Aalborg, Denmark, C.F. Møller Architects

Aalborg Waterfront

Text description provided by the architects. The master plan for Aalborg Waterfront links the city’s medieval centre with the adjacent fjord, which has previously been difficult for citizens to access due to the industrial harbour and the associated heavy traffic. By tying in with the openings in the urban fabric, […]

Montessori Kindergarten, Klecany, Czech Republic, No Architects

Montessori Kindergarten

Text description provided by the architects. “The world does not belong to obedient children. The world belongs to those who know the world well enough to be able to change it.” Colour and object abstemiousness and absence of loud toys and motives are connected to educational specifics, which are built […]

Day Nursery Malvína, Prague, Czech Republic, No Architects

Day Nursery Malvína

Text description provided by the architects. Reconstruction of the international day care nursery Malvína. Malvína prefers order – a quick goodbye kiss and let’s play! Eda hesitates for a moment but agrees. But what about their parents? They find farewells difficult. When mum and dad are stressed, Malvína and Eda […]

UP! Berlin, Berlin, Germany, Jasper Architects

UP! Berlin

Text description provided by the architects. A new chapter for an icon of Berlin’s city history: Martin Jasper and his team at Jasper Architects, in collaboration with Gewers Pudewill, have designed the transformation of an aging iconic shopping mall into a modern place for work and retail in Berlin’s Friedrichshain […]

Cybernet - Japan Headquarters, Tokyo, Japan, MBA - Matteo Belfiore Architecture

Cybernet – Japan Headquarters

Text description provided by the architects. Cybernet Systems Co. Ltd. is one of the world-leading companies in manufacturing support using CAE (Computer-Aided Engineering). It provides advanced solutions business using computer technology as a contribution to society. Cybernet aims to create a richer community […]

The Most Micro-brewery, Most, Czech Republic, ADR Architectural Studio

The Most Micro-brewery

Text description provided by the architects. New building of a micro-brewery in Most. A brick veneer building with a restaurant and an outdoor seating. The Most Micro-brewery follows on from our existing micro-brewery projects of Hostivar 1 and 2, Trautenberk and Spojovna. These were designed by the studio for a […]

Four Houses in One, Brno, Czech Republic, Kuba & Pilař architekti

Four Houses in One

Text description provided by the architects. A set of four apartment buildings on a common base in a traditional residential area. The building is located in a quiet residential Masaryk district, full of quality pre-war functionalist architecture. The volume and spatial solution is based on the character and proportions of […]