CBS / Henning Larsen Architects

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Frederiksberg, Denmark
  • Architects: Henning Larsen: Henning Larsen Architects
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  3800
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2009
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Text description provided by the architects. The new study universe at the CBS Campus – formerly home of the Royal Copenhagen Porcelain Manufactory in Frederiksberg – is the result of Henning Larsen Architects winning 1st prize in an invited competition.

The assignment comprises a conversion of the old raw material storage building, in which the ground floor will be elaborated to a sculptural landscape with a café, social space and open study spaces.

CBS / Henning Larsen Architects - Facade, Handrail
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The main concept of the project is to create zones for communication and zones for studying. Sculptural sitting stairs start the ascent through the tall panopticon, up past the various departments.

CBS / Henning Larsen Architects - Chair, Beam, Column
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By means of the centrally situated main stairs, a connecting space up through all the f loors is created – promoting visual links to and between the functions on the individual f loors. A coherent info disc runs up through the f loors, visible from all common spaces.

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Address:Frederiksberg, Denmark

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Cite: "CBS / Henning Larsen Architects" 15 Aug 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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