IKEA’s creative offices in Malmö cater 15 unique workspaces for individuals and group workshops

The interior of the offices for the creative team of Sweden’s IKEA was designed by Nanna Lagerman and Nina Warnolf to serve employees who need to work alone or collaboratively. Located on the fourth floor of a building that was once a bank, the creator…

Wingårdh transforms roofless freight depot into Malmö Market Hall

Sheets of pre-rusted red steel cover the new extension to a dilapidated freight depot in Malmö, which has been converted into a covered food market by Swedish studio Wingårdh. The clients, brother and sister Nina Totté Karyd and Martin Karyd, asked Wingårdh to convert and extend the brick shell to provide a new space for market vendors and restauranteurs in the Swedish city. The studio repaired

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Sculptural staircase features inside minimal Swedish house by Jonas Lindvall

A spiral staircase provides an eye-catching feature inside this minimal white house completed by Swedish designer Jonas Lindvall in a seaside town outside Malmö (+ slideshow). Described by the designer as a “sculptural focal point against the minimal architecture”, the smooth white staircase stands at the junction between the house’s two wings. Rather than being enclosed in a More

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Lund University students envision Malmö silo transformed into a crematorium

A disused grain silo in Malmö is converted into a crematorium and “vertical cemetery” in this proposal by Swedish architecture students Fredrik Thornström and Karolina Pajnowska. Thornström and Pajnowska developed the concept called The House of the Living and The House of The Dead as part of their master’s degree at Lund University. It involves the renovation and More

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Schmidt Hammer Lassen’s Malmö Live is a cultural complex designed as “a small city”

Scandinavian firm Schmidt Hammer Lassen has completed a canal-side cultural complex in Malmö, Sweden, featuring a 1,600-seat concert hall, a conference centre and a trio of hotel towers (+ slideshow). Located on Universitetsholmen, an island to the north-east of Malmö’s centre, the Malmö Live complex covers 54,000-square-metres. Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects planned the layout of the […]

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NORD Architects unveils designs for Marine Educational Centre in Malmö

News: Danish studio NORD Architects has released designs for a new Marine Educational Centre in Malmö, Sweden, comprising a 700-square-metre visitor centre with a large overhanging roof structure that covers an external aquatic learning environment. Copenhagen-based studio NORD Architects won a competition run by Malmö City to design the new Marine Education Centre that “strives to […]

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