BBJ APPOINTED TO THE DANISH ARTS FOUNDATION

Boris Brorman Jensen has been appointed to serve on the Danish Arts Foundation’s Committee for Architecture Grants and Project Funding for the next four years together with Ellen Braae (chair), Mads Bjørn Hansen, Kathrin Susanna Gimmel and Jens Thomas Arnfred The prime aim of the new...

RETHINKNG THE ARCHITECTURAL COMPETITION

The City of Aarhus, the Danish Association of Architectural Firms and the Danish Association of Architects are co-hosting a conference about how to ensure architectural quality in project competitions, parallel commissions or other competition formats. The debate about the inefficient use of resources in architectural competitions...

PRACTICE RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM

Initiated by RMIT University the Practice Research Symposium in Europe features Higher Degree by Research examinations, candidate presentations, a keynote lecture and various social functions associated with the symposium. Candidate presentations – Research candidates across Architecture, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture, Spatial Information Architecture and invitational PhDs...

BBJ ON MUSICON’S ADVISORY BOARD

Musicon is an exciting, ambitious and comprehensive urban development project, where many creative projects are realized. Thus, it is necessary to have outside experts to throw a kindly and critical eye on the district to determine what city planners and administrators should focus on in...

PRESENTATION ABOUT THE FUTURE OF THE ‘FINGER PLAN’

What are the main planning challenges facing the greater Copenhagen region towards 2030, and how should we address them? Seventy years after the original Finger Plan was passed, and as a precursor of the revision of the national planning directives for the Copenhagen area, the...

Symposium on: Nature, Art, Architecture and Regional Revitalization

BBJ attending the Danish Arts Foundation and Fukutake Foundation's symposium "From Naoshima to the World: Exchanging perspectives on Nature, Art, Architecture and Regional Revitalization". On the occasion of the 150th Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Japan and Denmark, a public symposium was held...

Letters to the Parliament

The initiative: ’Letters to the Parliament’ invites students and practicing architects to write letters to members of the Danish Parliament as a means of bringing innovative ideas and visions of the city closer to the decision makers, and vice versa. Letters to the Parliament is part...

PANEL DEBATE ABOUT URBAN NATURE

The City of Aarhus has assembled a panel of three engaging speakers to kick off an exciting debate moderated by Boris Brorman Jensen, architect, consultant and co-curator for the Danish contribution to the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale. At the debate you can meet the following...