White Arkitekter’s design of Bråtejordet School in Strømmen, Skedsmo Municipality, Norway, has won the municipality’s architecture and urban development prize.
How does architecture and urban planning change when the concept of social sustainability actually moves from words to action? This is the theme for the next breakfast seminar in the series ”Good morning Gothenburg!”, on Friday 23 March.
White Arkitekter's all-timber design for Skellefteå’s new cultural centre has won the Civic & Community category in the 2018 Architectural Review/MIPIM Future Project Awards. The Awards celebrate excellence in unbuilt or incomplete projects around the world.
The business models of today contribute to ambiguity and increased costs for all players within the built environment. If we are clear in our intentions and manage projects based on the right conditions, we help one another do business smarter, says Nina Borgström.
We will be present at MIPIM 2018, the premier real estate event, March 13-16 in Cannes, France.
A sustainable and healthy way of living calls for cities planned with opportunities for outdoor recreation. How can we manage to plan smart cities where an increasing need for large numbers of housing is combined with great opportunities for outdoor recreation?
The new cultural centre in Swedish town Skellefteå has been shortlisted in the Best Futura Project in the prestigious MIPIM Awards. Housing venues for arts, performance and literature as well as a hotel, the cultural centre is the Nordic region’s tallest timber building to date.
Wood is good - and in Scandinavia, the supply is almost unlimited. In fact, the Swedish forest only needs 60 seconds to produce all the wood required to build a six-storey house in nature's smartest building materials.
If we are to solve the challenges of the future, we must create the right conditions for new ideas to grow and prosper, says Linda Mattsson.
In January 2018, Alexandra Hagen takes over the role as CEO of White Arkitekter after Monica von Schmalensee.