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The Nordic Pavilion exhibition at the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016

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The Nordic Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016 will discuss the so-called “Nordic Spirit” in recent architecture of Finland, Sweden and Norway. The 300 projects are exhibited under the title “In Therapy: Nordic Countries Face to Face” and the exhibition has been thematised into three categories. Foundational exemplifies architecture that cares for basic needs; Belonging focuses on architecture that embodies or encourages public engagement; and Recognition is about …

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Nordic Journal of Architectural Research 2/2014 is out

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The Nordic Journal of Architectural Research has published a new theme issue 2/2014 titled Densification as a Planning Strategy. The issue showcases latest research and case-studies on urban development from various viewpoints such as feasibility, carbon reduxion strategies, well-being and urban ecosystems. For more information about the journal and the abstracts, please visit arkitekturforskning.net.

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Nordic Journal of Architectural Research 1/2014 is out

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The Nordic Journal of Architectural Research has just published its newest issue 1/2014 which is composed of mixed research papers from Finland, Denmark and Norway. Topics discussed include architectural photography, participatory design, post-war type-planned houses in Lapland, commuting bicyclists’ aesthetic experiences, and Danish lighting trends. The issue is completed with a book review about Architectural Competitions – Histories and Practice edited by Jonas E. Andersson, Gerd Bloxham Zettersten …

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