LECTURE AT THE PUBLIC UNIVERSITY IN THE LECTURE SERIES ‘IMPORTANT DANISH ARCHITECTS’
Boris Brorman Jensen gives a lecture as part of the Public University’s lecture series about Danish architects who have influenced history with outstanding buildings. Besides BIG, the programme addresses important architects such as Gottlieb Bindesbøll, Arne Jacobsen, Jørn Utzon and Henning Larsen with a clear focus on some of the most important Danish architects from the 19th century until today.
Sign up for the lectures and learn about Jørn Utzon’s Sydney Opera House, Arne Jacobsen’s functionalistic residential complex Bellavista in Klampenborg north of Copenhagen and Fisker’s university building in Aarhus. All presented by engaging and insightful architects.
21 October: Gottlieb Bindesbøll (1800-1856) by Associate Professor Peter Thule Kristensen, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture in Copenhagen.
28 October: Vilhelm Lauritzen (1894-1984) by Professor, architect MAA Morten Lund, Chalmers
04 November: Kay Fisker (1893-1965), C. F. Møller (1898-1988) and others by Director of publishing and research at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture in Copenhagen Kim Dirckinck-Holmfeld
11 November: Arne Jacobsen (1902-1971) by Associate Professor Kjeld Vindum, Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture
18 November: Jørn Utzon (1918-2008) by Associate Professor Michael Asgaard Andersen, Chalmers
25 November: Henning Larsen (1925-2013) by architect MAA and Editor-in-Chief of Arkitekten Martin Keiding
02 December: Bjarke Ingels/BIG (born 1974) by architect MAA Boris Brorman Jensen.
See also Boris Brorman Jensen’s article about BIG in Arkitektur DK and the best ‘fake’ interview with Bjarke Ingels in the magazine Conditions.
‘Honesty inverted’ in Arkitektur DK no. 6, 2003
‘Towards a critial pragmatism’ in Arkitektur DK no. 6, 2009
‘Is Yes More?’ in Conditions no. 3, 2010