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Architectures of Transition

19.06.2021

Anders Berensson Architects is proud to be represented in the exhibition Architectures of Transition at Bildmuseet in Umeå. The exhibition focuses on new architectural strategies of tackling our current environmental crisis.

The exhibition features three of our projects. Our previous project and workspace “Oval office” has been shipped to Umeå and reinstalled at the museum. The office will be given away to a lucky visitor after the exhibition.

Our ongoing project “Tibro train tracks” where you can see a short film about the project and a large 4,8-meter sample of the upcoming marble rock stage being designed right now.

We also made a new project “Bank of Norrland” where we turned our focus towards Norrland and its forest industry. A project divided into three parts. A Fiction part proposing the world’s largest structure of logs and the biggest man-made storage of carbon dioxide. A Facts part giving an overview of Sweden’s forest industry and a Full Scale Fantasies part consisting of three tables built to be located in Bank of Norrland.

Oval Office project

Outdoor office 1st floor pre-opening yoga

15.04.2021

One of our finest buildings so far, Outdoor office at Fiskartorpet is almost done. The first floor is now finished and waiting for its furniture’s to arrive. Meanwhile the space serves as a great yoga studio.

Eways

17.02.2021

Our latest project ”Eways” showroom just opened in Täby. Go there and learn more about how to charge your electric car or read more about the project by clicking at the link bellow.

Eways project

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year 2021!

30.12.2020

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! With many great projects on the drawing board and under construction we look forward to 2021. Keep following our news to discover what hides bellow the iceberg volcano.

Books

21.12.2020

Now you can read about some of our work and research more in depth by downloading our books. Scroll all the way down the main page and you find icons and project descriptions for each book plus links to download the books as PDF files.

R&B

06.11.2020

Our designed for Nordic licensing company Rights & Brands, Stockholm office has just been built. The interior design focus on creating a functional work space as well as displaying the company’s classic Scandinavian brands, through custom made cabinets and murals cnc-milled, printed or painted onto the interior of the space.

R&B project

Out of Practice, a new master studio starts at KTH School of Architecture.

24.10.2020

Anders Berensson is proud to announce to have started a new master studio together with Malin Heyman at KTH School of Architecture. The new studio Out of Practice is designed to body build architect students through short focused exercises focusing on one architectural aspect/tool/muscle at a time. The Studio will explore a wide range of architectural aspects in search for new ways to do great architecture.

Upcoming lectures

31.08.2020

Anders Berensson will lecture about our project “Tibro Train Tracks” in two upcoming urban development conferences: “Gestaltad livsmiljö 2020” on September 3 and “Planhandläggardagarna” on September 24. Both conferences are digital and in Swedish. Don’t forget to register by clicking on the links above. Hope to see you there!

Tibro Train Tracks

30.08.2020

We finally summarized our urban planning project, Tibro Train Tracks. The project is an ongoing urban development project seeing the towns abandoned train track area as a potential arena for urban experiments. The one year project has been divided into three parallel phases resulting in 60 fast photomontages, 16 inventories of local producers and 17 urban projects and proposals.

The practice based research project has been funded by the city of Tibro and ArkDes (Swedish Centre for Architecture and Design) to investigate new methods of urban planning connected to the new United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The project focus its research on SDG 11 trying to connect a participatory design with career and business opportunities in a plan with a resilient strategy. Please read more about the project by clicking on the link bellow.

Tibro Train Tracks project

Outdoor Office

27.06.2020

Anders Berensson Architects has designed an office building in the Royal National City Park Norra Djurgården in Stockholm. The house will host an office space on top for a famous Swedish outdoor company and an outdoor space for gatherings and meetings under the house. The building is under construction and the floor slab has just been casted. The house is expected to be finished this autumn. Click on the link bellow to preview some images.

Outdoor Office Building project

Zartmann House Article

09.06.2020

Please read the latest issue of Swedish architecture magazine Arkitektur who has a long article about our project Zartmann House featured on the magazine cover. The new issue is in stores today so go and buy one!

Wood Stack Sauna

23.03.2020

Anders Berensson Architects has been commissioned by legendary photographer and sauna connoisseur Mikkel Aaland to design an organic shaped wooden sauna in Ulefoss Norway. To do so we had to reinvent both the structure and the building physics of the modern Nordic sauna. The sauna is scheduled to be built this summer.

Wood stack sauna project

SN x Haglöfs

12.02.2020

We just design a small winter cabin with a great mountain view in an outdoor shop in central Stockholm.

From today you can visit housing company Sommarnöjen show home at the Haglöfs shop at Kungsgatan in Stockholm. Go visit and learn more about the two companies’ collaboration or click on the link bellow to learn more about the project.

SN x Haglöfs project

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year 2020!

28.12.2019

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! 2019 has been our greatest year so far. In the picture above you find ten of our latest projects on the drawing board or who is about to get realized hidden as small teasers. We look forward to a brave new decade with new breathtaking projects!

Presentation at ArkDes of ”The Good, the Bad, the Ugly”

12.12.2019

Today at 15:00 we will present our project ”The Good, the Bad, the Ugly” at ArkDes in Stockholm. The project is a practical based research project by Anders Berensson Architects in collaboration with Folk Lab and Tibro Municipality. The project, funded by ArkDes Think Tank, seeks to find new strategies of planning in the small Swedish town of Tibro. To get a good overview of the project please look at the video of project below in Swedish.

Tibro Train Tracks Phase 1 project

Zartmann House

27.10.2019

Anders Berensson Architects has designed a summer house in the Stockholm archipelago built by helicoptering building kits to the sight. Instead of designing one house we designed four volumes on two separate rocks defining a promenade among rocks, bridges, walls, windswept trees and terraces.

Zartmann House project

Tibro train track project: 3 Electric light gate Tibro Ljusvandring

17.10.2019

Enjoy our fast assembled electric light gate installation if you are in Tibro tonight

Tibro Train Tracks Phase 1 project

Tibro + A-B-A + Folk Lab + Pipe craft

28.09.2019

After two days of successful workshops suggesting the future of Tibro train tracks with sketches, discussions and pipe crafting we go for a pyramid to day at the train tracks. Come and join us construct!

Tibro Train Tracks Phase 1 project

Camp Fenix

02.09.2019

We just design a transforming interior space in Stockholm built by locally harvest wood. The office space for outdoor company group Fenix Outdoor including brands like Fjällräven, Primus and Tierra transforms from office to showroom to lecture hall by flipping a central wall and by transforming custom made shelves. Read more about the project by clicking on the link bellow.

Camp Fenix project

Tibro train tracks project 1: The Caravan office

30.08.2019

We are proud to announce our new caravan office in the Swedish town of Tibro. During this autumn we will continue our work with the central train track area of the town and want to continue our dialog with the citizens of Tibro. You will find us at the central square most Fridays at lunch. Drop by and tell us your preferences and ideas for the train tracks!  When visiting us don’t forget to feel, touch and look at our newly black flocked caravan made by local Company Flex Flock!

Tibro Train Tracks Phase 1 project

If you are in Almedalen

29.06.2019

Anders Berensson will participate and show projects in a panel discussion curated by Mistra Urban Futures about development of public spaces through place making in Almedalen this Sunday. If you are interested and in Visby please join Sunday June 30, 16:45 at “Västsvenska arenan, Strandvägen, H551.

Secret Sauna on National Geographic

25.06.2019

Yesterday we had a great time visiting Secret Sauna with Mikkel Aaland and his team from National Geographic in search for the perfect sweat! In about a year from now you can hear our thoughts about innovative sauna architecture and sweating while bathing Secret Sauna in the documentary series “Perfect Sweat”.

Secret Sauna project

SSSSSEC

23.06.2019

We just made our contribution to probably the worlds largest scale model, The Sweden Solar System. Read more about Saturn represented as a glowing dome by clicking on the link bellow.

SSSSSEC project

Tibro Train Tracks wins ArkDes Think Thank

23.05.2019

Anders Berensson Architects is happy to announce that we won the ArkDes Think Thank 2019 announcement for funds for practice oriented research as part of a team consisting of us, Tibro Kommun and Folk Lab. In a thought competition against 68 other teams we will get the chance to test our new strategy for urban development in the small Swedish rural town of Tibro. The project “ The Good, The Bad the Ugly” will take it starting point in an already existing dialog with the towns citizens. These funds will give us the opportunity to dig deep into the roots of Swedish furniture industry Mecca Tibro. Map its enormous resources in knowledge, machines and materials and connect it with the need of citizens, municipality and businesses in Tibro. The project will be a new start for the towns train track area in visions and planning but also in real physical public structures being built on site.

For mor info about ArkDes Think Tank click on the link bellow. .
https://arkdes.se/arkdes-think-tank/projekt/

To read about our already stared dialog click on the ”Tibro Train Track Phase 1” project link bellow

Tibro Train Tracks Phase 1 project

First 60 thoughts on Tibro

03.04.2019

Anders Berensson Architects has created 60 visualizations for the old train area in the city of Tibro. The pictures is the starting point of a dialog with the citizens of Tibro on what to make of the area. Please look at our first 60 thought on Tibro bellow.

You can also send in your own suggestions on what the future might hold for Tibro to: Framtiden c/o Tibro Kommun 54380 Tibro

Tibro Train Tracks Phase 1 project

Specialized

14.03.2019

Anders Berensson Architects has designed the retrofitting of the old ski jumping tower in Stockholm to host the office for legendary bike manufacturer Specialized.  Please click on the link bellow to read more.

Specialized project

Cold Couture

14.02.2019

Check out Cold Couture our latest brainchild in search for spectacular new constitution methods.

Cold Couture project

Esportal

30.01.2019

Anders Berensson Architects has design the new office space for the e-sport innovation company Esportal in Stockholm.  Please read more about the project by clicking on the link bellow.

Esportal project

House Nr. 5 STUDENT COMPETITION WINNERS!

25.01.2019

Our previously lounged ”House Nr. 5 STUDENT COMPETITION” got a winner today! Now we finally looking forward to see one last master piece designed by a KTH student being built in Stockholm’s most magnificent street World Record Ville.  A huge thanks to all who participated and congratulations to world record champ Erik and Special mention Hugo!