News by tag: Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

'Architecture Is a Job for God'

Film28. March 2017
By: John Hill
Photo: Screenshot
The Louisiana Channel has posted an interview with Chinese architect Wang Shu, the subject of the exhibition The Architect's Studio: Wang Shu - Amateur Architecture Studio on display at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art until the end of April.
Wang Shu - Amateur Architecture Studio

Inside 'The Architect's Studio'

Insight 6. March 2017
By: Christian Schittich
Installation shot of "The Architect's Studio: Wang Shu - Amateur Architecture Studio" (Photo: Poul Buchard)
The Architect's Studio: Wang Shu - Amateur Architecture Studio is on display at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Denmark until 30 April 2017. The exhibition is the first in the museum's new series of monographic exhibitions devoted to architects. Critic Christian Schittich visited and filed this review.
Dorte Mandrup

Danish Wadden Sea Centre

Works 6. February 2017
By: Dorte Mandrup
Esbjerg, Denmark - 2017
Photo: Adam Mørk
With a completely re-conceptualized conversion and extension, the Wadden Sea Centre - gateway to the UNESCO World Heritage Site - has recently been opened to the public in Ribe on the west coast of Denmark. At the new Wadden Sea Centre, internationally renowned Danish architecture firm Dorte Mandrup has set a new standard for combining the local building culture and history of the area with an ultramodern, sculptural architectural appearance.

The Nordic Way of Building

Film20. January 2017
By: John Hill
Trollstigen national tourist route (Photo: diephotodesigner)
The Louisiana Museum of Modern Art's Louisiana Channel has released an interview with Reiulf D. Ramstad of Oslo's Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter. In the half-hour film he talks about his firm, his approach to architecture, and such notable projects at the Trollstigen national tourist route.

6 Architects: Building in New York

Film25. February 2016
By: John Hill
Morphosis: 41 Cooper Square (Photo: Screenshot)
In a new video consisting of clips culled from the Louisiana Channel's numerous interviews with architects, Liz Diller, Craig Dykers, Bjarke Ingels, Daniel Libeskind, Thom Mayne, and Robert A.M. Stern discuss building in New York City.
Photo: Screenshot
The Louisiana Museum of Modern Art's Louisiana Channel has compiled clips from some of its excellent interviews with architects to "share their inspirational thoughts on what it is that makes global architecture work."

Building Ambitions for Society

Film 4. January 2016
By: John Hill
Photo: Screenshot
The Louisiana Museum of Art profiles Copenhagen's Henning Larsen Architects in "Building Ambitions for Soceity," a twenty-minute film from the Louisiana Channel.

Peter Zumthor: Different Kinds of Silence

Film30. November 2015
By: John Hill
Photo: Screenshot
The Louisiana Channel, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, visits Peter Zumthor at his studio in Haldenstein, Switzerland to present an illuminating, one-hour-long biographical video on the Pritzker Prize-winning architect.

COBE: Monuments of the Future

Film30. June 2015
By: John Hill
Photo: Screenshot
In one of the latest films from the Louisiana Museum of Art's Louisiana Channel, Dan Stubbergaard of COBE takes viewers around Copenhagen "to show and discuss what motivates their exciting socially conscious and highly innovative projects."
Photo: Screenshot
Marc-Christoph Wagner from the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art interviews Norman Foster, who turned 80 on 1 June 2015, about his childhood, path to architecture, hobbies, and approach to designing buildings.