Tübingen Lecture (DE)

T&V lecture at Tübingen University in Germany in the Architektur Heute series.
Organized by the History of Art-Society and the Chamber of Architects in Tuebingen, Bund Deutscher Architekten, Kreisgruppe Neckar-Alb, Architekten kammer Baden-Württemberg, Kammergruppe Tübingen.
29 January 2013 at 20.00h
Kupferbau der Universität Tübingen, Hörsaal 22,
Gmelinstraße 8 / Hölderlinstraße 5 statt. Read More »

Estonian Academy of Arts lecture (EE)

T&V lecture at the Department of Architecture and Urban Design at the Estonian Academy of Arts in Tallin.
LHV (Tartu mnt 2), entrance from Laikmaa street
27 November 2012 at 19.00h

Moving Kiruna

Tham & Videgård in a team with british practices Territorial Agency and A_zero Environmental Architects, has been invited after international pre-qualification to propose an urban design and a strategy for the new city center of Kiruna. Read More »

Venice Architecture Biennale 2012

T&V is invited to exhibit in the Nordic Pavilion at the 13th International Architecture Exhibition, directed by David Chipperfield and titled Common Ground: ”The emphasis of the 2012 Biennale is on what we have in common. Above all, the ambition of Common Ground is to reassert the existence of an architectural culture, made up not just of singular talents but a rich continuity of diverse ideas united in a common history, common ambitions, common predicaments and ideals.”
LIGHTHOUSES at the Nordic Pavilion, Giardini. Aug 29 – Nov 25 2012 Read More »

ECOLA Award 2012 – 1st Prize

Atrium House on Gotland wins 1st prize in the 2012 ECOLA-Award, Berlin, Germany. This is the 7th edition of the ECOLA-Award, which is organised every two years. 19 architects from 13 European countries nominated 140 projects for the architecture award. Read More »

New Nordic at the Louisiana

T&V to exhibit as part of the New Nordic – Identity & Architecture exhibition at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art. The exhibition in 2012 is about a concept or phenomenon that is arousing renewed global interest – the idea of the distinctively Nordic. Nordic stock is high at present, from politics and welfare to cuisine and design, and the year’s exhibition offers a take on what the Nordic actually is – and what such ideas mean for our societal and cultural development.
June 29 – October 21, 2012
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
Gl. Strandvej 13, 3050 Humlebæk, Denmark

New book: Luoghi dell’Abitare

Italian publisher Casa Editrice Libria has published a book on the houses and housing projects by Tham & Videgård titled Luoghi dell’Abitare (Places for living). It presents a selection of buildings from the twelve years in practice and an essay by Riccardo Butini; italian architect, researcher and teacher at the Faculty of Architecture in Florence. Casa Editrice Libria, Melfi, 2012 (ISBN: 9788896067765) Language: English / Italian.

Best Wooden Building Award 2012

Tree Hotel nominated for Best Wooden Building in Sweden 2012 by the Swedish Forest Industries Federation’s architects jury.

Finalist-Building of the Year Award

Our Tree hotel project has been voted to be one of five category finalists for the Archdaily’s 2011 Building of the Year Award.

NAI lecture, Rotterdam (NL)

How can architecture respond to today’s pressing social concerns? At the invitation of the Netherlands Architecture Institute T&V will lecture and participate in an architects talk together with Helen&Hard on the occasion of the travelling exhibition ‘Architecture of Consequence’.
Thursday March 1 at 20:00h.
Auditorium of the NAI, Museumpark 25, Rotterdam

ETH Zurich (CH)

T&V are invited to the ETH Zurich by Prof Josep Lluis Mateo. They will lecture and participate as guest critics at the mid term review, with focus on public buildings and urban contexts.
8-9 November 2011.

T&V at the World Architecture Festival 2011

The Tellus Nursery school and the Tree hotel are shortlisted at the World Architecture Festival in Barcelona November 2-4 2011.

Ai Weiwei / Ordos 100 at Kunsthaus Bregenz

Tham & Videgård’s Ordos 100 house exhibited at the Ai Weiwei solo exhibition at the Kunsthaus Bregenz.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EQbK0AYMlLY Above: Installation view of Ordos 100. Read More »

Stockholm Urban Environment Award

Tellus Nursery School wins the Stockholm Urban Environment Award 2011 (Handelskammarens Stadsmiljöpris). Read More »

Louisiana Exhibition

Tham & Videgård’s work included in LIVING – Frontiers of Architecture III and IV.
The Louisiana’s exhibition series Frontiers of Architecture I-IV, which the museum has been showing in the years 2007-2011, uses architecture’s deployment of other disciplines to illustrate the new movements and paths that are shifting the frontiers of architecture. With its overall theme LIVING, the last exhibition in the series, combining nos. III and IV and filling half the total exhibition space of the museum, turns the spotlight on the question “How does the Good Life look today?”

1 June – 2 Oct. 2011
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
Gl. Strandvej 13, 3050 Humlebæk, Denmark

Lisbon lecture (PT)

On the invitation by Tektónica and the Ordem dos Arquitectos (Architects Association) T&V will present the Tellus Nursery School at the Architecture Talks. Our School.
Tektónica – Conversas de Arquitectura // A nossa escola
4 May 2011 at 7.30pm
Centro de Reuniões da Feira Internacional de Lisboa
Rua do Bojador, Parque das Nações, Lisbon.

Vilnius Design Week

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BIRD and TOP lamp series exhibited at the Innovation Festival as part of the Vilnius Design week. T&V participates with lighting design work for producers ZERO and Ateljé Lyktan. May 7-29; The Energy and Technology Museum, Rinktinės g. 2, LT-09312 Vilnius. Read More »

Double helix tower, 1st prize.

Tham & Videgård wins competition for a new landmark and observation tower for the new urban development Barkarbystaden in the municipality of Järfälla, west of Stockholm. Read More »

Department store in Uppsala

Building permission has been granted for the new department store in Uppsala, Sweden.
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Moderna Museet Malmö shortlisted at WAF awards

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Moderna Museet Malmö is shortlisted for Best new building in the world in the Culture category at the World Architecture Festival that will be held in Barcelona 3-5 November 2010.