Archive for October, 2012

We recently visited the Form/Design Center in Malmö. Wandering across the beautiful old square of Lilla Torg we passed a very good record and coffee shop, something the Scandinavians really seem to understand; that people like to consider purchases of books and CDs over a really good coffee and a cinnamon bun. We headed over […]

TEMPORARY COPENHAGEN _ an experiment from Vincent Moon / Petites Planètes on Vimeo. an experiment on a new danish scene a film by vincent moon produced by rasmus stolberg and slaraffenland, tigerspring and rumraket sounds by petter samuelsson Temporary Copenhagen is the first experiment/instalment in a new serie documenting local creative scenes around the world, […]

Nyhavn is one of the most popular parts of Copenhagen, the new port is lined with brightly coloured buildings  and pavement cafes. We walked from Kongens Nytorv (Kings New Square) around the square as this is the site of major construction for the new Metro line. The building covered in lace is the French Embassy, […]

CPH Metro


Copenhagen Metro (Danish: Københavns metro) is a rapid transit system serving Copenhagen, Frederiksberg and Tårnby in Denmark. The 20.5 km (12.7-mile) system opened between 2002 and 2007, and has two lines, M1 and M2. The driverless light metro supplements the larger S-train rapid transit system, and is integrated with DSB local trains and Movia buses. Through […]

In 1990, Copenhagen Airport was awarded the Danish Design Council’s IG Prize for best Airport signage. The prize was given in recognition of the airport’s consistent signage design and visual identity, which made it easy for passengers to find their way about the building. It was designed by Professor Per Mollerup.

Making Old Friends | PRINTERESTING. This is one of the best blogposts I’ve read in quite a while. I strongly recommend you follow the link above to the Printeresting Site for excellent photos to accompany the insightful text. Making Old Friends This is a guest post by Phil Sanders, director of the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop. […]

I was so delighted when I came across St Judes in a window in Malmö, Sweden. Like old friends, it was lovely to see the wonderful British design on display as we explored the City in Southern Sweden. I instantly recognised designs by Angie Lewin and Mark Hearld

While in Denmark I came across my new favourite band, Efterklang. Pirimida is the latest album, I think the 4th. It all began in August 2011, when the members of Efterklang (Mads Brauer, Casper Clausen and Rasmus Stolberg) went on a nine-day audio expedition to an abandoned Russian settlement in Spitsbergen, an Arctic island located […]

Frieze London Art Fair | Art Agenda. I actually enjoyed going round the Frieze fair this year, which I think is a first. I’ve always felt like a trespasser taking up valuable booth space, dealers looking over the shoulder of my second-hand cardigan. But with this review to write, I had a legitimate reason to […]

Review Follow us View of Michael Budny at Raster Gallery, Warsaw, Frieze London Art Fair, 2012. Frieze London Art Fair Regent’s Park October 11–14, 2012 Share I actually enjoyed going round the Frieze fair this year, which I think is a first. I’ve always felt like a trespasser taking up valuable booth space, dealers looking […]


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