arki_lab søger praktikant

Andreas MortensenEducation, Learning, Research

Brænder du for at byplanlægning og brugerinddragelse? Og har du lyst til at omsætte dine teoretiske og analytiske kompetencer til praktisk erfaring? arki_lab leder efter en praktikant min. 30-37 timer ugentligt til at indgå i vores tværfaglige team i hjertet … Read More

Case Study – arki_lab as an entrepreneur

Andreas MortensenEducation, Research

A group of talented students from the Royal Danish Academy of Architecture studied our work, as a part of their course “PRAKSISFORMER”. The study they made is now published together with other case studies. The students used our collaboration with … Read More

Guest blog by Elizabeth Vamos

Andreas MortensenEducation, Research

Good urban design is all about context. Most designers understand that simple rule, but many of us have to face a major challenge: how to transfer strategies, tools, and processes from one context to another. And I’ll admit that when … Read More

arki_tools goes to Australia

Andreas MortensenEducation, Research, Urban Design

Democratic Urban Design is the core of our philosophy. Everyone who lives in a city, regardless of her/his age, education level, ethnicity and social class must be involved in making even the most minor decisions for her/his living environment, namely … Read More

Urban Planner for a Week

Andreas MortensenEducation, Research, Tools

internship, design for young kids, tweens, designing with people

Last week we were lucky to have the bright student Bjørn as our intern, who contacted us, because we did a one-year architecture project at Brønshøj School. Through the week he should work like a real urban planner working on … Read More

Lousiana Museum meets Nordvest

Andreas MortensenEducation, Urban Design

street art, include everyone, learn, experiment

As you might know we are doing this great project in cooperation with Louisiana Museum and five schools from the local area, called ‘The Architecture Around You’. Through the fall the students will be working on a suggestion to an … Read More

Ethnography: meeting the real people

Andreas MortensenEducation, Tools, Urban Design

Ethnography, urban design,

Last week we started the next stage of our research project on how you can create intergenerational urban space, by beginning our work in the two last case-areas Sydhavn and Albertslund. Both unique and intriguing in their own way: Sydhavn, … Read More

Himmelev Skole Wins Kgs Have Competition

Andreas MortensenCompetitions, Education

This spring the Danish Architect’s Association arranged their very first architecture competition for children. The task was to design a mini-pavilion for Kongens Have in Copenhagen, and by doing so, the children should gain an understanding for architectural practice and … Read More

Design by and for Kids at Ordrup Skole

Andreas MortensenEducation, Tools

Designing with kids

We recently finished a longer project at Ordrup Skole, where 3rd graders have been mapping, analyzing and designing new solutions for their in and outdoor school environment. What was particularly interesting with this project was that it gave us an … Read More

Mini-pavillion Competition with Himmelev Skole

Andreas MortensenCompetitions, Education

competition, Kongens have

This spring the Danish Architect’s Association arranged their very first architecture competition for children. The task was to design a mini-pavillion for Kongens Have in Copenhagen, and by doing so, the children should gain an understanding for architectural practice and … Read More

From France to Denmark for an Internship

Andreas MortensenEducation, Research

internship, france, exchange, laboratory, experiments,

Malou made an amazing documentation of her summer internship at arki_lab, which you can view in its totality in the end of this post. Below are a few excerpts translated from French, with the original text at the bottom. ENGLISH: … Read More

Workshop + Exhibition at Johannes Gymnasiet

Andreas MortensenEducation, Interior Design, Sustainability, Tools

design thinking, huskunstnerordningen, co-creation, process., hands-on-learning, sustainable clasroom

Tags: arkilab,Design Thinking,Co-Creation,Process,Johannes Gymnasiet,huskunstnerordningen,Sustainable Classroom,Hands-On Learning,Ideate,Citizen Ownership Last Thursday our design project with Johannes Gymnasiet moved along toward a final exhibition of student solutions to better their academic and social spaces. With the students of classes 1.z and 2.z, we … Read More

Collaboration with Louisiana Museum

Andreas MortensenEducation, Urban Design

Louisiana and architecture, arki_lab, huskunstnerordningen, collaboration, Louisiana Learning, Louisiana Museum of Art,

This week, we made a quick and dramatic announcement that we have been appointed ‘house artists’ at Louisiana Gallery! This is in fact a collaborative project between the gallery, arki_lab and four schools in the local area, called ‘The Architecture … Read More

Seminar at Johannes Gymnasiet

Andreas MortensenCitizen involvement, Education

Today arki_lab has conducted an introduction seminar for high school students at Johannes Gymnasiet in Frederiksberg, who will participate in our design project over the course of their spring semester. Our teaching method will enable the students at Johannes Gymnasiet … Read More

Mini Internship

Andreas MortensenEducation, Research

Last week our office hosted a short internship for Amir – our youngest intern so far. Amir is an 8th grader from Blågård School in Nørrebro. After participating in the Schoolyard project we organized at his school previous fall, Amir … Read More

US Study Tour

Andreas MortensenEducation, Learning, Research, Urban Design

US Study Tour: Post #1 arki_lab meets rebel architect in a car-centric city US Study Tour: Post #2 US Study Tour: Post #3 How to design and build together with the youth? Visiting Project H and getting an opportunity to … Read More

Mini Workshop

Andreas MortensenEducation

workshop,

This week arki_lab team has been visited by a group of young students from Odsherred Efterskole (an optional year of education after primary school). Clara, Karoline and Clara are working on an assignment with a special focus on professions, in … Read More

arki_lab Event at Brønshøj Skole

Andreas MortensenEducation, Urban Design

Last week we organized a successful event at Brønshøj Skole with students who participated in arki_lab urban design workshops.  Our methodology in these workshops aims to educate young people about urban design and planning in an engaging way by applying … Read More

Urban Run with Blågård School

Andreas MortensenEducation, Tools

Last week, 80 young people, both 7th and 8th graders from Blågårdskolen, joined arki_lab for an urban run through Copenhagen. It was a successful session, the good weather was part of it, and students had fun while exercising both through … Read More