Merry “Upcycled” Christmas

Andreas MortensenSustainability, Tools

Dear Friends, Collaborators and Students, 2015 is nearing its end and we are proud to look back at a year filled to the brim with exciting new projects, wonderful new acquaintances and a continuation of our work towards designing cities … 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

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

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