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David Chipperfield wins Nobel Center architectural competition

Posted: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
David Chipperfield's "Nobelhuset" is the winning design for the new Nobel Center in Stockholm, after a unanimous jury decision. Back in Fall 2013, Chipperfield was one of 11 famous architects who submitted proposals for the future Nobel Center. In the second stage, the competition…

Bombelek - joint runner-up entry for E12 Sweden, Kalmar

Posted: Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Our lovely Europan 12 collection is still growing! "Bombelek" is our first project from the Swedish competition. Designed for the Kalmar region by architects Konrad Basan, Ewa Odyjas, Agnieszka Morga, and Jakub Pudo of BOMP from Poland, the proposal won a shared runner-up prize. …

Berg | C.F. Møller & DinellJohansson propose world’s tallest wooden skyscraper for Stockholm

Posted: Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Berg | C.F. Møller and DinellJohansson recently won the competition to design a future residential landmark for Stockholm. Hosted by Swedish real estate group HSB, three competing teams were required to propose three innovative residential buildings for three central locations in the city. The…

Nobel Center competition shortlists three teams to move on to stage two

Posted: Friday, November 15, 2013
Three proposals have been chosen to move to the second stage of the architecture competition for the Nobel Center, the new Nobel Prize headquarters in Stockholm. In case you missed our previous post, 11 big-name architects submitted designs under anonymity — and we asked if you…

Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter wins University of Lund project in Sweden

Posted: Friday, November 01, 2013
Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter from Denmark won the competition to design the new main building of the School of Economics and Management for the University of Lund in Sweden. The 16,000 m2 cubic structure will have four stories raised on a one-story base, which will altogether consist of…

Eleven renowned architects present proposals for Stockholm’s future Nobel Center

Posted: Friday, October 04, 2013
The search has begun for the design of the future Nobel Center in the Blasieholmen peninsula in Stockholm. As an architectural representation of the Nobel Prize, the Nobel Center will serve as a space to promote creativity and innovative thinking in finding solutions for the world's major…

Henning Larsen Architects wins Kiruna City Hall competition in Northern Sweden

Posted: Monday, September 16, 2013
The design entry 'The Crystal' by Henning Larsen Architects in collaboration with Tema Landscape Architects Sweden, WSP Engineers Sweden and UiWE Cultural Designers has scored the first prize in the international competition for the new city hall building in Kiruna, Sweden's…

“Architectural Competitions - Histories and Practice”, a book on competition history

Posted: Monday, August 19, 2013
Anyone in the architecture world knows how a competition works like the back of their hand. But Architectural Competitions – Histories and Practice looks at them in a different angle, and a scholarly one at that. In fact, architectural competitions have been a research topic since the 1990s…

Design the Stockholm of 2023 Inside the Video Game Minecraft

Posted: Monday, July 15, 2013
Stockholm-based architecture firm Equator has partnered up with Swedish video game developers Mojang, creators of the wildly popular game Minecraft, for a very unique architectural competition: the Stockholm 2023 Minecraft Challenge invites all players of the game to design their vision of…

Winners of 2013 Architecture of Necessity Triennial

Posted: Monday, July 08, 2013
Swedish Virserum Art Museum has announced the 2013 winners of Architecture of Necessity, the triennial for sustainable community building. Over the recent years, the manifesto, written in protest of a lack of ambition for sustainable community building, has developed into both an exhibition and an international triennial…

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