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

Meet Our New Nomadic Intern!

Andreas MortensenResearch, Urban Design

From the kiwi coastal streets of Wellington, to the pot-holed road edges of Islamic Abu Dhabi, and after a romantically frantic cycle over Parisian cobblestones and through struggling post-colonial corners of Cape Town, I find myself on Birkegade – ready … 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

Report: Studying Age-Integration in Cities

Andreas MortensenResearch, Urban Design

We can depart in a little correction on our behalf: We’ve come to use the word generation and age interchangeable, though they really are two different concepts. Age, relates to different kinds of time passing. It could be the biological … 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

BuildForTheFuture: age-integration

Andreas MortensenResearch

Build for the future, young and urban planning, democratic cities, for everyone

In the weekend there was a protest festival in the North West neighborhood of Copenhagen called ’BygForFremtiden [BuildForTheFuture]’. I was asked to make a talk at the festival because arki_lab currently work with age-integration in the city, as part of … 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

Intergenerational Research Update

Andreas MortensenResearch, Tools, Urban Design

inddragelse, aldersintegration, metoder, byrum,

arki_lab has been involved in a research project into the field of intergenerational integration, funded by the Danish Ministry of Housing, Urban and Rural Affairs. The emerging demographic shift of an ageing population brings with it a new set of … Read More

Skole+ Design

Andreas MortensenCitizen involvement, Research

arki_lab is pleased to report that the Skole+ project has continued to progress successfully, moving on from the initial interactive workshops dedicated to the generation of ideas from the school community and other local users (see this session in an earlier … 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

Marseille In Process

Andreas MortensenCompetitions, Research, Urban Design

Last week, arki_lab was in France ! We met with the local stakeholders in Marseille, about the implementation process for our project Plan d’Aou – A new Urban Village. How did this all happen ? Let’s take a look back … Read More