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New Culture Centre and Library Winning Proposal / schmidt hammer lassen architects

23:00 - 28 January, 2013
Courtesy of schmidt hammer lassen architects
Courtesy of schmidt hammer lassen architects

Designed to gather the city’s cultural functions under one roof, the winning proposal by schmidt hammer lassen architects for the new cultural centre and library in Karlshamn, Sweden will be the city’s new meeting place. The 5,000 square metre cultural centre will get a sculptural and flexible building containing a library, an exhibition area, a cinema, a tourist office and a café, which together work to embrace diversity. More images and architects’ description after the break.