Danish Architecture Center

BIG
Formgiving 

LEGO House, Billund. Foto: Kim Christensen

Exhibition period

June 12 – October 20 2019

Experience the biggest BIG exhibition. Ever. 

Denmark’s very own starchitect Bjarke Ingels and his company BIG are world famous for their playful, experimental and innovative architecture. Explore installations, models, films, prototypes and everything that inspires BIG to constantly break the barriers of what architecture can be.

VIA 57 West, Manhattan

Copenhagen meets New York in BIG’s ‘courtscraper’. VIA 57 West combines the unique city life of Copenhagen courtyards with the dramatic heights of New York skyscrapers.

Photo: Iwan Baan

Maritime Museum of Denmark, Helsingør

A hole in the ground. But what a magnificent hole in the ground. The Maritime Museum is elegantly lowered into an old dry dock, giving Helsinore a world-class cultural attraction.

Photo: Luca Santiago Mora

Superkilen, Copenhagen

A multicultural park for a multicultural neighborhood. Superkilen puts 57 different objects from 57 different countries of the world on display – including swings from Iraq, fountains from Morocco and trash bins from England.

Photo: Iwan Baan

Copenhill, Copenhagen

Copenhill is not just a resource handling center. Once finished, it will be a viewing point, roof park and Denmark’s largest ski slope.

Photo: Søren Aagaard