Archinect - News 2014-07-22T19:42:30-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/91850728/schmidt-hammer-lassen-architects-to-design-new-island-school-in-hong-kong schmidt hammer lassen architects to design new Island School in Hong Kong Justine Testado 2014-01-22T17:44:00-05:00 >2014-01-23T08:16:47-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/t8/t8dgi0nraap9xf7k.jpg" width="514" height="269" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Designing the new Island School in Hong Kong is the latest competition win for schmidt hammer lassen architects. Project client English Schools Foundation selected the Danish firm and Hong Kong-based Thomas Chow Architects as the winning team to build a new 28,000-sq.meter learning facility for the school's estimated 1,200 students.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/1n/1npnqlkp2p37cewa.jpg" title=""><br><img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4w/4wv73k43wvm74t29.jpg" title=""><br><br> Find more details on the project on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/schmidt_hammer_lassen_architects_to_design_new_island_school_in_hong_kong/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/88469661/schmidt-hammer-lassen-to-design-new-ningbo-central-library-in-ningbo-china schmidt hammer lassen to design new Ningbo Central Library in Ningbo, China Justine Testado 2013-12-09T21:04:00-05:00 >2013-12-10T17:19:20-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/r8/r8oqbkbkj804qej7.jpg" width="514" height="257" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>schmidt hammer lassen has been chosen to design the new 30,000 m2 Ningbo Central Library in the coastal city of Ningbo, China. shl's winning design will display the library's collection of more than 2 million books &mdash; including the largest number of historic and ancient books in Ningbo, one of China's oldest cities.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/et/et43xglscb94znhp.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8v/8vmqjpwxcyfczuwt.jpg" title=""></p> <p> Head over to <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/schmidt_hammer_lassen_to_design_new_ningbo_central_library_in_ningbo_china/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a> for more.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/86832130/schmidt-hammer-lassen-to-design-vendsyssel-theater-and-experience-center-in-hj-rring-denmark schmidt hammer lassen to design Vendsyssel Theater and Experience Center in Hjørring, Denmark Justine Testado 2013-11-18T12:56:00-05:00 >2013-11-18T13:00:52-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/iv/iv638z8msn3grwl4.jpg" width="514" height="257" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>schmidt hammer lassen architects recently announced winning the competition to design the Vendsyssel Theater and Experience Center, a 4,200 m2 culture facility to be built in Hj&oslash;rring, Denmark. Along with the Danish firm, the winning interdisciplinary team included Arkitektfirmaet Finn &Oslash;stergaard, Brix &amp; Kamp, ALECTIA, Gade &amp; Mortensen Akustik, AIX Arkitekter, Filippa Berglund scenography, and LIW Planning.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/zc/zc2d4kp3f85k1gct.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rn/rnk700oiatcp9qpn.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vf/vfkqb2hj9syf75en.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <em>Images courtesy of schmidt hammer lassen architects.</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/85236176/the-cloud-pavilion-by-schmidt-hammer-lassen-architects-opens-at-shanghai-west-bund-biennial The Cloud pavilion by schmidt hammer lassen architects opens at Shanghai West Bund Biennial Justine Testado 2013-10-28T19:47:00-04:00 >2013-10-28T19:52:01-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/jo/jojt4uy5co1xwaje.jpg" width="514" height="275" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Cloud pavilion is a public art installation by schmidt hammer lassen architects that opened last week at the Shanghai West Bund Biennial for Architecture and Contemporary Art [...] Additionally, schmidt hammer lassen built support facility pavilions that include a gallery, caf&eacute;, and bookshop.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/74509254/schmidt-hammer-lassen-breaks-ground-on-green-valley-project-in-shanghai schmidt hammer lassen Breaks Ground on Green Valley Project in Shanghai Alexander Walter 2013-06-03T14:33:00-04:00 >2013-06-04T01:05:18-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/sw/sw3fyo8ck321ppgu.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Danish schmidt hammer lassen architects together with local architects East China Architecture and Design Institute, and Shanghai Expo Construction Development Company last week celebrated the ground breaking for, and start of construction of, the new Green Valley project on the site of the former 2010 Shanghai Expo.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/73644149/schmidt-hammer-lassen-friis-moltke-to-design-correctional-facility-in-greenland schmidt hammer lassen + Friis & Moltke to Design Correctional Facility in Greenland Alexander Walter 2013-05-21T17:40:00-04:00 >2013-05-21T18:00:43-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6j/6j20sd3ijvmwhjui.jpg" width="514" height="660" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>schmidt hammer lassen architects, in collaboration with fellow Danish architects Friis &amp; Moltke, landscape architects M&oslash;ller &amp; Gr&oslash;nborg and contractor Ramb&oslash;ll A/S, has won the competition to design the correctional facility Ny Anstalt in Nuuk, the capital of Greenland. This is the first such facility in Greenland.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/71430848/schmidt-hammer-lassen-designed-international-criminal-court-breaks-ground-in-the-hague schmidt hammer lassen-Designed International Criminal Court Breaks Ground in The Hague Alexander Walter 2013-04-17T18:47:00-04:00 >2013-04-22T18:25:53-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/fe/feu5bqycdlx8lh96.jpg" width="514" height="368" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The groundbreaking ceremony for the first permanent premises of the International Criminal Court [...] took place yesterday, April 16, in The Hague, The Netherlands. The 54,500 sqm / 586,633 sq ft building complex designed by Danish schmidt hammer lassen architects is expected to be completed in the summer of 2015.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/67381750/cathedral-of-the-northern-lights-inaugurated Cathedral of the Northern Lights inaugurated Alexander Walter 2013-02-11T15:18:00-05:00 >2013-05-21T18:09:09-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ej/ejk5yue0j7r9g2ki.jpg" width="514" height="366" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The new Cathedral of the Northern Lights, situated in the Norwegian town of Alta over 300 miles north of the Arctic Circle, has just been inaugurated by the Crown Princess of Norway, Mette-Marit. The 154-foot-high cathedral, designed by Link Arkitektur in collaboration with schmidt hammer lassen architects and Haldde Arkitekter Inc., is perceived as a symbol and an architectural landmark for the entire area.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/66230639/schmidt-hammer-lassen-to-design-new-cultural-center-and-library-in-karlshamn-sweden schmidt hammer lassen to Design New Cultural Center and Library in Karlshamn, Sweden Alexander Walter 2013-01-25T13:50:00-05:00 >2013-01-29T09:19:39-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/tz/tzaze28vp3urhnom.jpg" width="514" height="286" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>schmidt hammer lassen architects has just won an international competition for the new Cultural Center and Library in the Swedish city of Karlshamn, designed to gather the city&rsquo;s cultural functions under one roof. The 5,000 square meter (53,820 sq ft) facility aims to be the city&rsquo;s new meeting place and will house a library, an exhibition area, a movie theater, a tourist office, and a caf&eacute;.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/62868432/inauguration-of-schmidt-hammer-lassen-s-ibc-innovation-factory Inauguration of schmidt hammer lassen’s IBC Innovation Factory Alexander Walter 2012-12-06T14:09:00-05:00 >2013-01-17T10:16:05-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ae/aek7yvieu412gyp2.jpg" width="514" height="312" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>schmidt hammer lassen architects just completed another building in Kolding, Denmark: The International Business College (IBC) Innovation Factory was officially inaugurated yesterday by the Prince Consort of Denmark. The 12,800 m2 (137,780 sq ft) educational building has gone through a total refurbishment and is designed to support new ways of learning.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/28490634/schmidt-hammer-lassen-architects-to-design-office-tower-in-warsaw schmidt hammer lassen architects to design office tower in Warsaw Alexander Walter 2011-11-23T14:07:00-05:00 >2012-12-06T14:14:02-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ua/ualpqxsleypione0.jpg" width="514" height="386" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Danish practice schmidt hammer lassen architects has won the international architectural competition to design a 188 meter office tower in the financial district of central Warsaw, Poland. The 60,000 m2 high-rise building is to replace the existing &lsquo;Ilmet&rsquo; building.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/23098609/the-crystal-awarded-with-emirates-glass-leaf-award-for-best-structural-design-2011 The Crystal Awarded with Emirates Glass LEAF Award for Best Structural Design 2011 Alexander Walter 2011-10-07T19:13:00-04:00 >2012-12-06T14:14:14-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/p9/p93i6e35t101a9qc.jpg" width="514" height="445" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Crystal, the new extension to the financial institution Nykredit in Copenhagen, Denmark, by schmidt hammer lassen architects, has won an Emirates Glass LEAF Award in the category &lsquo;Best Structural Design of the Year&rsquo; 2011. [...] The Crystal is sited northwest of the existing Nykredit Headquarters, called the Glass Cube, on the edge of the new waterfront and the historic Copenhagen.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>