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January 16, 2017 /

Islev Church
Inger and Johannes Exner
Copenhagen, Denmark

The monumental brick form of Islev church, designed in the 1960s by Inger and Johannes Exner, is a seminal work of Danish modernism. The church is defined by its relentless use of rough red brick that frames church rituals, provides material continuity and creates a strong formal expression.

Articles
January 12, 2017 /

What's On? Architectural Exhibitions and events, January 2017 Edition

A few days ago, we said goodbye to 2016 and welcomed the year 2017. A year kicked off by a diverse program within the field of architecture. 2017 will be the year where two major events will be defining the cultural sphere throughout the whole year both in Denmark and in France. In Denmark, Aarhus will set the scene for European Capital of Culture, meanwhile in France the famous Centre Pompidou and other related venues will present a broad palette of events when celebrating its 40 years anniversary. Furthermore, the Danish Architecture Centre (DAC) will be focusing on the theme of waste management, whilst Kunsten Museum of Modern Art presents a retrospective exhibition on one of the most remarkable modernist architects, Alvar Aalto. Lastly, Deutsches Arkitekturmuseum will applaud contemporary German architecture during their annual DAM Preis.

Features
December 21, 2016 /

Haus M
Duplex Architekten
Zürich, Switzerland

Situated on the outskirts of Zurich, Haus M is a deceptively simple and robust apartment building. Designed by Duplex Architekten, the project provides its residents with a highly liveable, and sociable, apartment model.

The Camera
December 19, 2016 /

George Messaritakis

George Messaritakis is a photographer who specializes in architecture and landscape photography. Trained as a software engineer, and with a passion for construction of all kinds since childhood, he eventually adopted photography as his professional field, after being introduced to it by chance during his studies. He is currently based in Berlin and Athens, working for architectural,commercial clients and trade magazines.

Articles
December 15, 2016 /

What's New On The Bookshelf? December 2016 Edition

In need for some inspiration for what’s to put under the Christmas tree this year? This month, we’ll provide you with some inspirational books; our top five December titles. Stretching from the anniversary of a well-known cultural center in Paris, to a biography of one of the leading contemporary architects; Ghanaian-British David Adjaye, the lead designer of the recent National Museum of African American History and Culture. In Denmark, we’ll take a close look on the Danish design tradition and its influence domestically as well as worldwide. Furthermore, the theoretical platform CARTHA discusses relationships and networks within the field of architecture and their impact on architectural production, and lastly, for those of you planning a journey, you’ll get inspired by some of the most unique places to stay.

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