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Helsingør Psychiatric Hospital – Helsingør, Denmark

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psychiatric hospital

Building: Helsingor Psychiatric Hospital
Location: Dryehaveve 48, 3400 Helsingor, Denmark
Completed: 2006
Architect: PLOT
Engineers: Moe og Brodsgaard
Programming consultans: David Mollerup, Lise Weile
AE Intrests: health, hospital, safe, control, protection

Written by Lauren Davis

August 30, 2009 at 10:40 pm

Posted in Built

National Library of Kazakhstan – Astana, Kazakhstan

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Building: National Library of Kazakhstan
Location: Astana, Kazakhstan
Status: Proposed design
Architect: BIG
Client: Kazakhstan Presidential Office
Collaborators: Arup agu
Size: 33.000 m2
Status: 1st prize
Partner-in-Charge: Bjarke Ingels
Project Leader: Thomas Christoffersen
Team: Amy Campbell, Jakob Henke, Johan Cool, Jonas Barre, Daniel Sundlin
AE Interests: Steel Design, Library, inter-locking spiral and circle, circle, rotunda, arch, yurt

Link to Video Presentation by BIG (Architects): Facade Optimization

Written by Lauren Davis

August 30, 2009 at 10:21 pm

Posted in Proposed Design

Sjakket Youth Club – Copenhagen, Denmark

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sjakket youth club

Architects: PLOT
Location: Skaffervej 4-6, 2400 Copenhagen, Denmark
Completed: 2007
Client: Sjakket Youth Club, Realdania
Partner in Charge: Bjarke Ingels
Collaborator: Julien De Smedt
Project Leader: Sophus Sobye
Project Architect: Sophus Sobye
AE Interests: youth house, sports hall, hidden play area

Written by Lauren Davis

August 30, 2009 at 9:25 pm

Posted in Built

Maritime Youth House – Copenhagen, Denmark

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maritime youth house

Maritime Youth House

Amager Strandvej 13, DL-2300 Copenhagen, Denmark


Architect: PLOT (JDS+BIG)

Project Team: Julien De Smedt, Bjarke Ingels

Consultants: Birch & Krogboe

AE Interests: youth house, wood deck, boat house, playground

Written by Lauren Davis

August 30, 2009 at 9:16 pm

Posted in Built

Island Brygge Harbor Baths – Copenhagen, Denmark

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island brygge harbor baths

Island Brygge Harbor Baths

Island Brygge 9, 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark


Architect: PLOT (now JDS and BIG)

Project Architect: Jakob Møller

Technical Engineer: Birch og Krogboe

Constructed Area: 2,500 mô

AE Interests: playground, swimming pool, bath, harbo

Written by Lauren Davis

August 30, 2009 at 4:21 pm

Posted in Built

Welfairytales – Shanghai, China

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Shanghai 2010 Expo

Welfairytales, Shanghai World Expo Danish Pavilion
Shanghai, China
to be completed 2010
Architect: BIG
Engineers: Arup

AE Interests: bath, nature playground, bike trail, spiral, interactive building

Written by Lauren Davis

August 30, 2009 at 4:17 pm

Posted in Under Construction

VM Houses – Copenhagen, Denmark

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VM Houses good

Building: VM Houses

Ørestads Boulevard 57-59, 2300 Copenhagen, Denmark


Architect: PLOT (JDS+BIG)

Project Architect: Thomas Christoffersen

Engineers: Moe & Brodsgaard

Contractor: Hopfner

AE Interests: landscape, apartments, each apartment is different, lighting

Written by Lauren Davis

August 30, 2009 at 4:14 pm

Posted in Built


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