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  • 2014.04.11

    3XN is to design the new IOC Headquarters in Lausanne

    3XN has been chosen by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as its preferred architectural partner for the design of the new IOC headquarters in Lausanne. 

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  • 2014.04.01

    Stockholm becomes more continental

    3XN is behind the project Stockholm Continental launched yesterday 31st. March in Stockholm. The project provides the city with a new meeting place.

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  • 2014.03.25

    3XN Architects behind iconic IMAX design for DreamCenter lifestyle entertainment hub in Shanghai

    A 3XN designed IMAX theatre, retail and creative offices complex will be an iconic contribution to the 15 billion yuan (USD$2.4 billion) DreamCenter entertainment district on Shanghai’s West Bund. The DreamCenter is being developed by DreamWorks Animation together with partners, CMC Capital Partners and Hong Kong developer Lan Kwai Fong Group. 

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  • 2014.03.20

    Discover a 1:1 model of Rigshospitalet's new facade

    It is now possible to see how the facade of Rigshospitalet – Copenhagens Main Hospital’s new north wing will look like as a full size model has been placed at the hospital's main entrance.

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  • 2014.02.28

    Swedbank almost completed

    The new international headquarter for Swedbank is almost completed. The 45.000 m2 building located in Stockholm will be inaugurated in May. 

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  • 2014.02.12

    GXN shortlisted for C2C masterplan in Sweden

    The munipality of Ronneby is developing a neighbourhood with a positive footprint.  

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  • 2014.02.11

    Bella Sky has been honored with the prestigious international FIB Award

    As only one of three buildings in the world Bella Sky has just been honored with the prestigious international FIB Award. 

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  • 2014.01.31

    Happy Chinese New Year

    3XN wishes you a very happy and successful Year of the Horse.  

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  • 2014.01.28

    The Blue Planet is one of the world’s best new building

    The Blue Planet is placed first on a list containing 25 of the world’s best new buildings. The list is created by the influential and award winning American online news media The Huffington Post.

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  • 2014.01.23

    Inauguration of the Bridge by “Buen” Cultural Centre

    The bridge which is part of the master plan for a new and attractive city area for Mandal, which also features the cultural centre "Buen", has just been completed.

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  • 2014.01.23

    UN City finalist at the MIPIM Awards 2014

    UN City located on the northern harbour of Copenhagen is one of four finalists in the category 'Best Office & Business Development' at the prestigious MIPIM Awards.

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  • 2014.01.21

    Congratulations to photographer Adam Mørk

    Congratulations to our photographer and collaborator Adam Mørk. who is shortlisted as number 4 on the list of the 25 greatest Architectural Photographers in the world.

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  • 2014.01.17

    Next Stage of the UN Campus is complete

    The final stage of the new UN Building in the Northern Harbour of Copenhagen is complete.  600-700 employees are now ready to move into their new locale.

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  • 2014.01.14

    3XN prequalified in Eskilstuna, sweden

    3XN has been selected as one of six architecture firms prequalified to compete for the design of a new 18,000m2 university building in Eskilstuna, Sweden.

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  • 2014.01.10

    Ground Breaking on the new Copenhagen University Hospital

    On Friday, January 10th, the Ground Breaking Ceremony for the extension of Copenhagen University Hospital took place, with Chairman of the Capital Region, Sophie Hæstorp Andersen having the honour of taking the first dig. The extension will include a north wing for treatment and research, along with a patient hotel and a parking garage.

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  • 2013.12.13

    Book launch in images

    The lobby in Arkitekternes Hus was loud and lively when 3XN hosted a book launch on December 12. DJ Jan Brandi delivered the soundtrack to the celebration of 27 years of architecture, which have now been captured in the monograph "3XN Architects" 

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  • 2013.12.10

    New chairman of architecture committee at Danish Arts Foundation

    Danish Minister for Culture, Marianne Jelved, has appointed 3XN’s Founder and Creative Director Kim Herforth Nielsen Chairman of the Architecture Committee at the Danish Arts Foundation

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  • 2013.12.06

    Book launch, exhibition and drinks at Arkitekternes Hus

    Our latest publication “3XN Architects” is on its way to book stores and we would love to celebrate that with friends, old colleagues and business associates on Thursday December 12th 2013

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  • 2013.11.29

    New monograph captures 27 years of architecture beyond building

    This massive, beautifully rendered monograph on 3XN, known for creating architecture in the nexus between science and art, between iconic design and human values, documents 32 projects through photos, critical essays, case studies and interviews

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  • 2013.11.14

    Odenplan Station’s steel construction on its way to site

    The construction is 37 meters long and is divided into three parts, which will be shipped to Stockholm harbour from where they will be transported to the building site

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  • 2013.11.13

    The Blue Planet is nominated for the Danish Lighting Award 2013

    The Danish Lighting Center has received 15 nominations for the prize this year, four of which have now been nominated as finalists. The winner will be announced in January

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  • 2013.11.01

    Book on the way about Denmark’s new architectural landmark

    On November 8, 3XN’s latest book will be released. ”The Blue Planet, National Aquarium Denmark” tells the story about Northern Europe’s biggest aquarium – an out of the ordinary visitor magnet

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  • 2013.10.30

    3XN establishes new office in Stockholm

    Over a short period of time 3XN has been invited to contribute to Stockholm’s rapid development with an increasing number of projects. In response 3XN has decided to establish a new office in Stockholm to strengthen cooperation with local architects and clients

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  • 2013.10.23

    Saxo Bank hailed as one of the world's most spectacular bank buildings

    The Dubai online news website Emirates 24|7 includes Saxo Bank’s headquarters in Denmark on a list of the world’s most spectacular bank buildings

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  • 2013.10.18

    Daylight and digital design

    In the PhD thesis ”Parametri i praksis. Generativ performance i arkitektur” Architect Tore Banke develops software, which simulates daylight and solar radiation in buildings. The dissertation is the result of an Industrial PhD project carried out in cooperation with 3XN architects’ division for green innovation GXN.

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  • 2013.10.16

    GXN specialist on Danish Television

    When the Danish TV channel DR K launches the new program series, Seductive Rooms, on Thursday October 17th, GXN 's specialist in architectural psychology, Mille Sylvest, will talk about how buildings and spaces affect the behavior of the people who use them.

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  • 2013.10.07

    Wild plants put down roots in sustainable buildings

    On October 10th 2013 GXN’s first subsidiary company Urban Green® will be founded. Urban Green® aims to bring wild nature back into the city and create green roofs and facades, wet beds and road constructions

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  • 2013.10.07

    Gold for Swedbank’s new headquarters

    Swedbank's new headquarters to be built in Stockholm has achieved certification under the Swedish certification system "Miljöbyggnad", which ensures sustainable building construction.

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  • 2013.10.03

    The Blue Planet wins World Architecture Festival Award

    Denmark’s new National Aquarium, designed by 3XN, has won the Display Award at the prestigious World Architecture Festival (WAF)

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  • 2013.09.06

    Stockholm City Station breaks ground

    The construction of Stockholm’s new City Station is now ready to begin

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  • 2013.09.03

    New Collaboration between Aarhus School of Architecture and GXN

    The new Master Studio at Aarhus School of Architecture “Regenerative Architecture” will investigate new forms of symbiosis between the built environment, material science and natural systems

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  • 2013.08.29

    3XN will compete to design Germany's largest public library

    As the only Danish architecture firm out of 50 shortlisted firms, 3XN will compete to design a new library in Berlin

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  • 2013.08.26

    3XN prequalified in Vienna

    3XN is among the 24 candidates competing to develop a popular multi-purpose public area in Wienna

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  • 2013.08.19

    The Star Lamp – now available for purchase

    This geometric lamp is now in production and is distributed by Normann Copenhagen

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  • 2013.08.06

    3XN prequalified in Calgary

    3XN is among the four teams competing to design a new central library

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  • 2013.07.08

    3XN wins university building in Stuttgart, Germany

    3XN’s vision to create an open, inspiring and social learning environment for a new technical faculty wins competition with 25 entries.

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  • 2013.07.02

    3XN is pre-qualified for competition in Stockholm

    3XN/TEMA / Ramboll is one of the five teams that will compete to design the new Tekniska Nämndhuset (House of the Technological Tribunal) in Söderstaden, Stockholm.

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  • 2013.06.26

    Copenhagen Arena Breaks Ground

    Construction of Copenhagen Arena begins June 26, 2013

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  • 2013.06.24

    GXN is prequalified for green pilot project on Almegaard Barracks, Denmark

    Along with PLH, COWI and URBANlab, GXN will develop a competition proposal for how Almegaard Barracks can become a showcase for the "green" industries capabilities in sustainable solutions.

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  • 2013.06.13

    Frederiksberg Courthouse wins a RIBA International Award 2013

    3XN's extension to a neoclassical courtbuilding in the Copenhagen district of Frederiksberg is among this years nine European winners

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  • 2013.06.12

    Opening reception of GXN's Material Library

    On June 21 at 16.00 GXN invites friends and colleagues to come and explore their new exciting material library

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  • 2013.06.10

    Green Solution House selected as Leading Sustainable Solution

    Sustainia100 is a guide that identifies the most innovative sustainable solutions around the world. Green Solution House is selected as part of Sustainia100 2013 for its positive social, economic and environmental impact on local communities.

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  • 2013.05.30

    UN City is inaugurated in Copenhagen 4 July 2013

    On July 4th 2013 Her Majesty the Queen of Denmark will inaugurate Copenhagen’s new UN City designed by 3XN. The inauguration will also be attended by high-level representatives from the United Nations.

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  • 2013.05.27

    Adolph Tidemands Bridge is opened

    The 160 meter long bridge is a new hub for the city of Mandal

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  • 2013.03.21

    3XN is shortlisted for new Nobel Center

    A total of 12 international architects are invited to participate in the planned architectural competition to design a Nobel Center at Blasieholmen in Stockholm.

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  • 2013.03.14

    THE BLUE PLANET - AN ATTRACTION IN THE WORLD ELITE

    The Blue Planet is a building of high complexity that is to be a welcoming and fascinating framework for the guests’ encounter with both animals and nature while it houses a well-adapted ecosystem suited for some of the world's most sensitive animal species.

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  • 2013.03.08

    Appointment

    3XN's Founder, Partner and Creative Director, Kim Herforth Nielsen has received the title of Honorary Professor at Aarhus School of Architecture.

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  • 2013.01.10

    Project Blade Runner – Set the forms free!

    Cutting-edge robot technology will make it possible to build with free and organic forms, at price levels comparable to that of standard construction. GXN is part of a new research project, which brings together leading expertise in robotics, architecture, IT and concrete buildings.
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  • 2012.12.11

    3XN is shortlisted for the architectural competition for Holbæk Arena

    The vision for the new arena is to create a new sports landscape that gives the Danish city of Holbæk a 'pulse' and rethinks the link between sport, health and movement.
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  • 2012.12.06

    3XN is prequalified for The Polytechnic Museum in Moscow

    The vision of the ambitious project is to create a meeting place for the Russian and International Scientific community
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  • 2012.11.29

    Two 3XN projects exhibited in the National Museum of Norway in Oslo

    The Cultural Centers Plassen in Molde and Buen in Mandal are exhibited as examples of contemporary Norwegian projects designed by international architects.
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  • 2012.11.07

    Inauguration of Frederiksberg Courthouse

    With the inauguration of the new courthouse in Frederiksberg, November 2nd, the Court of Frederiksberg now has a sculptural courthouse that is both classic and contemporary.
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  • 2012.10.08

    Kasper Guldager on TEDx Talks

    How do spiders, mushrooms, and algae inspire tomorrow’s buildings? 
    See Head of GXN, Kasper Guldagers TED talk and find out!
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  • 2012.10.04

    Rigshospitalet - The North Wing wins Best Future Hospital af WAF

    In the past few days hundreds of architecture projects from around the world have been competing to win one of the prestigious WAF Awards, which has just been awarded at the World Architecture Festival in Singapore. 
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  • 2012.09.27

    Flexible and full of Jazz

    The Norwegian city of Molde has just 25,000 inhabitants, but every July the biggest stars of jazz and about 100,000 jazz enthusiasts flock to the town's world famous international jazz festival. In designing the city's new cultural center, the challenge faced by 3XN was to create a building that was flexible and robust enough to provide a framework for cultural life on both scales.
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  • 2012.09.13

    Building Innovation to the Limit

    A lecture about architecture, human behaviour and sustainability - and a few words about spiders, mushrooms and algaes
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  • 2012.08.29

    3XN behind the new project in central Stockholm

    'Stockholm City Station’ will mark the entrance to Stockholm's inner city center and integrates a train and underground station, a hotel and conference center along with apartments. The main idea behind the design was to create a building that gently adjusts to the area's existing building in scale and expression, and which reinterprets a number of local Swedish design traditions.
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  • 2012.08.07

    3XN is nominated in five categories at the world's largest architecture festival

    Each year the world's leading architectural firms compete to win one of the prestigious awards at the world’s largest architecture festival
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  • 2012.06.27

    3XN exhibits at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

    Ørestad College and Molde Theater & Jazzhouse are part of the exhibition New Nordic – Architecture & Identity, which is open 29th of June – 21st of October 2012.
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  • 2012.06.19

    Copenhagen Arena is exhibited at DAC

    Until the 12th of August the Danish Architecture Center exhibits the three finalist projects from the design competition of the new Copenhagen Arena
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  • 2012.06.07

    Team led by 3XN Architects wins Competition for Copenhagen Arena

    A team of 3XN, HKS Architects, Arup, ME Engineers and Planit has won the design competition for the new Copenhagen Arena, which will be situated in the Ørestad-area a short metro ride from the city center of Denmark’s capital. 
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  • 2012.05.23

    Competition for the expansion of Copenhagen hospital is won

    A team of 3XN, Aarhus Architects, Nickl & Partner Architechten, Arkitekt Kirstine Jensens Tegnestue and Grontmij has won the prestigious competition for the expansion of the Copenhagen hospital, Rigshospitalet, which is expected to be completed in early 2017
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  • 2012.05.08

    Huge interest in the Blue Planet

    Although there is still a year to the official inauguration, the interest in Denmark's new aquarium, the Blue Planet is already overwhelming. 
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  • 2012.05.02

    Elegance and conviviality merge under The Arch in Mandal

    Historic white wooden houses, charming narrow streets, a river running though the center and beach and forest nearby. The town of Mandal is the essence of southern Norwegian idyll, therefore designing the town's new cultural center required great sensitivity to the town's special environment.
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  • 2012.04.19

    The UN City wins the EU's GreenBuilding Award

    3XN headquarters to the UN in Denmark wins the European Commission’s award to construction projects that are particularly innovative and energy saving.
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  • 2012.04.03

    New research will make architecture and psychology interact

    In Denmark, there is little tradition of collaboration between architects and psychologists. This means that there is very little knowledge about how architecture affects our behavior. A new research project is about to change that.
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  • 2012.03.29

    New Partner strengthens 3XN's green profile

    After 5 years as head of 3XN's innovation unit GXN, Kasper Guldager Jorgensen now joins the studio’s partnership.
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  • 2012.03.28

    GXN and Danish Architecture Center welcomes you to “Material World”

    Danish Architecture Center's (DAC) new main exhibition curated in cooperation with GXN invites you into the world of materials and shows how new ways of using materials helps to ensure innovation and development of the architecture.
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  • 2012.03.23

    From Growing Pains to Growing Commitment

    3XN’s new City Hall and cultural center in the Dutch city of Nieuwegein, is designed to create cohesion and the foundation for a stronger local community.
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  • 2012.02.28

    NOMA Lab: Architectural recipes for the Nordic Cuisine

    GXNs interior for NOMA Restaurant’s food lab unites the creative worlds of gastronomy and architecture in a modern expression of the Nordic aesthetic. 
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  • 2012.02.22

    3XN wins architecture competition for university building in Uppsala, Sweden

    The new university building unites the past and the future by extending the lines from the historical surroundings into an innovative structure pointing towards future study and work life. 
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  • 2012.02.01

    An Expression of Subtle Strength

    A balance between a thoughtful blending into the surrounding scale and an elegant, yet significant expression has been the driving thought in the design for accountancy and consultancy firm, KPMG.
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  • 2012.01.25

    Bella Sky wins international award for Europe’s best hotel architecture

    International Hotel Awards is part of the International Property Awards and is judged by a highly experienced team of professionals covering the entire range of hotel disciplines. 
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  • 2012.01.12

    Green Solution House will take sustainability to a new level

    In this 4.500m 2 experimental conference center and hotel everything is adapted to the circulation of nature and guests will have a taste of how it feels to live in a world without waste.
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