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 »

Swedish Houses

Svenska Villor
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 solid wood technique for the specialized wood construction developer Folkhem. Read More »

International Triennial of Wood, Trento (IT)

Tham & Videgård lecture on buildings in wood and new massive wood construction at the Triennale Internazionale del Legno in Trento. Organised by the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture at the University of Trento and the Trento Craftsmen Association.
La Nostra Natura, La Nostra Architettura
18 Octobre 2014 at 17:15h
Sala Congressi Trento Fiere
Via Briamasco 2, Trento, Italy

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.

North Calotte symposium #6, Kirkenes (NO)

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Tham & Videgård will present built works and projects located north of the Polar Circle at the 6th North Calotte Symposium themed The Polar Particular. The three days program also including contributions by Peter Zumthor and Snøhetta, will address the challenges of today, not least the pressure by the exploitation of natural resources, and aim to develop sustainable strategies for the future.
5-7 Sept 2014
Kirkenes / Vardø, Norway Read More »

Milano lecture (IT)

T&V will present recent work in the lecture series “interni d’architettura – the culture of inhabited space” at the Milan Architects Board (Fondazione dell’Ordine degli Architetti di Milano).
Thursday June 12 2014 at 19.00
Via Solferino 19, 20121 Milano Read More »

Bauhaus Weimar lecture (DE)

Tham & Videgård will lecture and present recent work in the Horizonte series at the Bauhaus University in Weimar.
Tuesday May 20th at 6:00 pm
Audimax Bauhaus-Universität
Steubenstraße 6, 99423 Weimar

Pavillon de l’Arsenal lecture (FR)

In relation to the ongoing exhibition the Operative Elements of Architecture at La Galerie d’Architecture, Bolle Tham and Martin Videgård will present recent work in a lecture at the Pavillon de l’Arsenal in Paris.
Tuesday 6 May 2014 at 19:00
21, Bld Morland, 75004 Paris

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 »

Chicago IIT lecture (US)

Tham & Videgård will lecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology College of Architecture as the keynote speakers for the 30th National Conference on the Beginning Design Student. The conference explores issues related to the intersection of education and practice and this year is themed Materiality: Essence and Substance.
Friday April 4 at 6:00 pm
Illinois Institute of Technology
College of Architecture
SR Crown Hall
3360 S. State St. Chicago, IL 6061 Read More »

Budapest lecture (HU)

Invited by the Hungarian Chamber of Architects and the Association of Hungarian Architects, Tham & Videgård will lecture at the 11th International Convention of Architecture in Budapest. The 2014 conference is organized with the motto Culture and Architecture.
Saturday 8 march 2014, 9.00 – 18.00
The Bálna, 1093 Budapest, Fővám tér 11-12 Read More »

Düsseldorf lecture (DE)

Tham & Videgård will lecture and show new works in the series titled The Process of Making a House at the Peter Behrens School of Architecture in Düsseldorf.
Thursday 5 December 2013 at 18.00h
Foyer Erweiterungsbau
Georg-Glock-Str. 15, 40474 Düsseldorf Read More »

Barbara Cappochin Architecture Prize 2013

Tham & Videgård’s Treehotel, the Mirrorcube, receives the Jury Special Mention at the international Barbara Cappochin Architecture Prize 2013. Quote from the jury’s motivation: ”The Tree Hotel deserves a special mention because it is a small project that brilliantly meditates on the relationship between artifice and nature, capable of being playful and poetic at the same time, “naturally” technological.”

House of the Year Award – House Lagnö

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House Lagnö wins the international House of the Year Award 2013 arranged by World Architecure News. It is the world’s largest Architectural Awards Programme with 1,379 Entries from 72 Countries, and 317 International Judges. Previously this year, House Lagnö was Highly Commended at the Architectural Review House Awards 2013 held in June, also in London, UK. Read More »

Zagreb lecture (HRV)

Tham & Videgård will lecture at the Days of Oris Architecture Awards in Zagreb, Croatia.
Saturday 19 October 2013 at 16.00h
Concert Hall Vatroslav Lisinski / Koncertna Dvorana Vatroslava Lisinskog
Trg Stjepana Radića 4, HR-10000 Zagreb

Lecture schedule – Saturday
10.30  Award ceremony
11.30  Herzog & de Meuron
14.00  Christian Kerez
15.00  Gilles Vidal
16.00  Bolle Tham and Martin Videgård
17.00  Herman Hertzberger

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Nordic Passion in Seoul (KR)

Tham & Videgård will exhibit the Tellus Nursery School as part of the Nordic Passion exhibition at the Seoul Museum of Art.
Nordic Passion: Architecture and Design from the Nordic Countries
22 October 2013 – 16 February 2014
서울시립미술관 Seoul Museum of Art (SeMA)
100-813 서울시 중구 덕수궁길 61
61 Deoksugung-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul 100-813, Korea

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Tree Hotel awarded

Tham & Videgård gets the Jury’s Special Mention at the Barbara Cappochin International Architecture Prize for the project Tree Hotel.
The Jury writes: The “Tree Hotel” deserved a special mention because this project is a small, brilliant solution reflecting the relationship between artifice and nature; “natural” technology  that is both playful and poetic. Out of 300 proposals Tham & Videgård gets place 4 (Tree Hotel) and 15 (House Lagnö).

Light Houses exhibition in Stockholm

Tham & Videgård is part of LIGHT HOUSES – an extended version of the joint nordic exhibition produced for the Venice architecture biennale 2012. It gives a view of young Nordic architecture and at the same time highlights the challenges facing architects worldwide right now; social, economic and enviromental.
Swedish Centre of Architecture and Design (former Swedish Museum of Architecture)
Skeppsholmen, Stockholm
15 October 2013 – 16 February 2014 Read More »