Kasper Salin Prize nomination

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KTH new School of Architecture is one of four shortlisted projects for the Kasper Salin Prize 2015, awarded by the Swedish Association of Architects to the Best New Architecture of the year. The award will be presented at the Architecture Gala on November 19th.

Västra Kajen Housing completed

The two apartment buildings in Jönköping are now completed! The result of a competition in 2008, the two buildings are based on a long term strategy of sustainability, creating new housing on the quayside of the Munksjön lake in central Jönköping.
More images soon, info on the project here.

Helsinki Housing competition (FI)

Tham & Videgård has been selected after a prequalification to participate in an international competition in Helsinki, Finland. The theme for the competition is ‘Responsible Housing Design’ where the aim is to develop innovative housing solutions focusing on environmental, economical, technical, social and cultural aspects.
The competition is organised by SATO corporation in collaboration with the City of Helsinki.

Bauhaus Museum, Berlin

Tham & Videgård is invited by The Senate Department of Urban Development and the Environment (Senatsverwaltung für Stadtentwicklung und Umwelt) to participate in the architectural design competition for the new building of the Bauhaus Archive / Museum für Gestaltung in Berlin’s city centre. The new museum is meant to open in 2019 marking the 100th anniversary of the founding of Bauhaus. Read More »

DAAD lecture Bratislava (SVK)

Bolle Tham and Martin Videgård will present recent works at the festival DAAD 2015days of architecture and design – in Bratislava 25-31 May. The event will be held in the Primaciálny palác (Primate’s Palace) courtyards, in the Old Town.
Thursday 28 May 2015 at 19.30-23.00
Primaciálny palác, Bratislava

The Hemnet Home

A home built by 2 million Swedes, the Hemnet Home is a data experiment to lead the way for a new type of architecture. After analyzing 200 million clicks and 86 000 properties on Hemnet, Sweden’s most popular property site, Hemnet asked Tham & Videgård to create Sweden’s statistically most sought after home. Read More »

Krokholmen house

The Krokholmen house is a vacation home on the tip of a small island in the outer archipelago. The exposed location very close to the shoreline, occasionally experiences strong winds, which made demands for a house that could take full advantage of the beauty of the site but also offer secluded and protected outdoor spaces. Read More »

Swedish Houses

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Creek House on the front cover of the new book Svenska Villor (Swedish Houses) by publisher Arkitektur förlag.

Wooden Highrise apartments

Tham & Videgård have designed a new mixed use development with 240 apartments in Frihamnen, in Stockholm city. All built in massive wood technique for the specialized wood construction developer Folkhem. Read More »

Madrid Roundtable (ES)

Bolle Tham and Martin Videgård together with Yvonne Farrell of Grafton Architects and Inês Lobo + Miguel Judas will present recent works and participate in a roundtable talk focused on integration in the field of architecture, moderated by David Goodman, Director IE University’s School of Architecture. The event will be held in Shigeru Ban’s Paper Pavilion located at IE’s Madrid campus.
Wednesday 14 January 2015 at 19.30-21.00
Paper Pavillion, IE University Madrid
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Husarö House

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The location is the outer Stockholm archipelago. Tall pines give the forested site an untouched character. The house is placed in a clearing with a high position in the landscape, on a plateau facing the sea in the north. Read More »

Fritz-Höger-Preis 2014

078_fhpreis-backstein-2014_web-1200px-4389Tham & Videgård’s Creek House is the winner of a Silver Award at the Fritz Höger Preis 2014 for Brick Architecture. The architecture prize honours special architectural achievements in brick construction and was awarded for the third time with a ceremony in Berlin on the 19th October. Creek House was awarded in the „Einfamilienhaus/ Doppelhaushälfte“ category.

PBSA Guest Professors

IMG_3614_copy2webBolle Tham and Martin Videgård will teach a Master Studio as International Guest Professors at the PBSA, Peter Behrens School of Architecture in Düsseldorf. The semester topic 2014-2015 will be to investigate and develop new proposals for the area of Slussen in central Stockholm.

Summerhouse Lagnö

Lagnö 1 web 025Completion of Summerhouse at Lagnö in the Stockholm archipelago. The building sits on the border between a forest and the coast line. A sequence of interconnected pitched roofs made of natural cast concrete create interior spaces of varying size and heights. Small rooms for entrance, bath, kitchen and sleeping constitute a thick wall towards the north, while a continuous open space for living and dining opens up to the south with vast views over the neighboring islands, the Baltic sea and the horizon.
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KTH Architecture School

New School of Architecture and Campus Entrance for the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm. Competition 2007, 1st prize.

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Exhibition at the Galerie d’Architecture, Paris (FR)

A monographic exhibition at the Galerie d’Architecture in Paris will present the work of Tham & Videgård. The exhibition, in itself conceived as a contextual project, continues the practice’s ongoing discussion on the fundamentals of architecture; a series of aspects and observations that T&V have labeled The Operative Elements of Architecture Read More »

Krabbesholm school, 1st Prize

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Tham & Videgård has won the invited competition for a new school building at the Krabbesholm School of Art, Architecture and Design in Skive, Denmark. The jury stated that the T&V proposal through the use of brick walls and barrel arched roofs establishes a strong connection to the character and spatial qualities of the existing buildings, while it also will constitute a new and independent contemporary addition. The new building is organized around a covered entrance courtyard with direct access to the separate teaching studios. Read More »

Treehotel in Harads

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Drömgården vacation homes

T&V has developed a conceptual design for villages of vacation homes on an island outside Stockholm. Read More »

LEGO Architecture Studio


T&V is featured in the the new LEGO product Architecture Studio: a box with LEGO bricks and a guidebook with interviews, inspiration, examples of work and hands-on exercises by Tham & Videgård Arkitekter, REX architecture, Sou Fujimoto Architects, SOM, MAD Architects and Safdie Architects. Read More »