Firm

Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)

www.big.dk

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Location/Contact

  • Kløverbladsgade 56
    2500 Valby

    Copenhagen,

Firm Description

BIG is a Copenhagen and New York based group of architects, designers, builders and thinkers operating within the fields of architecture, urbanism, research and development. The office is currently involved in a large number of projects throughout Europe, North America, Asia and the Middle East. BIG’s architecture emerges out of a careful analysis of how contemporary life constantly evolves and changes. Not least due to the influence from multicultural exchange, global economical flows and communication technologies that all together require new ways of architectural and urban organization. We believe that in order to deal with today’s challenges, architecture can profitably move into a field that has been largely unexplored. A pragmatic utopian architecture that steers clear of the petrifying pragmatism of boring boxes and the naïve utopian ideas of digital formalism. Like a form of programmatic alchemy we create architecture by mixing conventional ingredients such as living, leisure, working, parking and shopping. By hitting the fertile overlap between pragmatic and utopia, we architects once again find the freedom to change the surface of our planet, to better fit contemporary life forms.

Projects

  1. Serpentine Pavilion 2016

    Serpentine Pavilion 2016

    London, England

  2. Gammel Hellerup Sports & Arts Expansion

    Gammel Hellerup Sports & Arts Expansion

    Hellerup, Denmark

  3. The Grove at Grand Bay

    The Grove at Grand Bay

    Miami, FL, United States

  4. Award Winning Gammel Hellerup Gymnasium

    Gammel Hellerup Gymnasium

    Hellerup, Denmark

  5. Award Winning Danish National Maritime Museum

    Danish National Maritime Museum

    Helsingør, Denmark

  6. Award Winning Amager Resource Center

    Amager Resource Center

    Copenhagen, Denmark

  7. MECA - Maison de l’Economie Creative et de la Culture en Aquitaine

    MECA - Maison de l’Economie Creative et de la Culture en Aquitaine

    Bordeaux, France

  8. Award Winning Superkilen

    Superkilen

    Copenhagen, Denmark

  9. Award Winning 8 House

    8 House

    Copenhagen, Denmark

  10. LEGO House

    LEGO House

    Billund, Denmark

  11. 950-974 Market

    950-974 Market

    San Francisco, CA, United States

  12. Award Winning Gammel Hellerup Gymnasium

    Gammel Hellerup Gymnasium

    Hellerup, Denmark

  13. Miami Beach Square

    Miami Beach Square

    Miami Beach, FL, United States

  14. Telus Sky Tower

    Telus Sky Tower

    Calgary, Canada

  15. Museum of the Human Body

    Museum of the Human Body

    Montpellier, France

  16. The Honeycomb Albany Bahamas

    The Honeycomb Albany Bahamas

    Bahamas

  17. Phoenix Observation Tower

    Phoenix Observation Tower

    Phoenix, AZ, United States

  18. Marina Lofts

    Marina Lofts

    Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

  19. Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6

    Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6

    New York, NY, United States

  20. ArtA - Art Cluster Arnhem

    ArtA - Art Cluster Arnhem

    Arnhem, Netherlands

  21. The BIG U

    The BIG U

    New York, NY, United States

  22. Award Winning Amager Resource Center

    Amager Resource Center

    Copenhagen, Denmark

  23. Award Winning Via 57West

    Via 57West

    New York, NY, United States

  24. Award Winning Two World Trade Center

    Two World Trade Center

    New York, New York

  25. Metz

    Metz

    Frankfurt, Germany

  26. 1200 Intrepid

    1200 Intrepid

    Philadelphia, PA

  27. 79 & Park

    79 & Park

    Stockholm, Sweden

  28. Kistefos Museum

    Kistefos Museum

    Jevnaker, Norway

  29. Hualien Residences

    Hualien Residences

    Hualien, Taiwan, Taiwan

  30. Vancouver House

    Vancouver House

  31. New Lower Hill Master Plan

    New Lower Hill Master Plan

  32. Wilson Secondary School

    Wilson Secondary School

    Arlington, Virginia

  33. Award Winning Smithsonian Institution South Campus Master Plan

    Smithsonian Institution South Campus Master Plan

    Washington, DC, USA

  34. NYPD 40th Precinct

    NYPD 40th Precinct

    Bronx, New York

  35. The Spiral

    The Spiral

    New York, New York

  36. 489-539 King Street West

    489-539 King Street West

    Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  37. Washington Redskins Stadium

    Washington Redskins Stadium

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