Designs on Denmark

Snippets of Danish design, architecture, culture, fashion and food as spotted by Cathy Strongman, a Copenhagen-based British journalist.
Who says 3’s a crowd

Who says 3’s a crowd

Aalborg’s brand new concert venue and music school designed by the Austrian architects Coop Himmelb(l)au.

1300 seats, a five-story atrium, summer cooling using water from the adjacent fjord, height adjustable ceiling and amongst the best accoustics in Europe. 

Lucky Aalborg

A classic that still seems contemporary despite being designed in 1967
The Semi Pendant light by Claus Bonderup and Torsten Thorup

A classic that still seems contemporary despite being designed in 1967

The Semi Pendant light by Claus Bonderup and Torsten Thorup

Hanging at Hauser Plads #cityplaygrounds

Hanging at Hauser Plads #cityplaygrounds

Pluto restaurant / view from the loo … Take That fans rejoice

Pluto restaurant / view from the loo … Take That fans rejoice

Sometimes I wish I was still a kid #blossom #play

Sometimes I wish I was still a kid #blossom #play

1960’s Bang & Olufsen type BEO radio 
available from Veryodd
super cool

1960’s Bang & Olufsen type BEO radio 

available from Veryodd

super cool

Asbjorn Lonvig’s paper cut-outs inspired by flag colours and country landmarks … here’s three from the Denmark collection 

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