Tag Archives: Swedish architecture

Sigurd Lewerentz, Architect: 1885-1975

Lewerentz

The prominent Swedish architect and undisputed genius of sacred architecture through his 3 Swedish churches – St Petri, St Marcus, and Chapel of Resurrection – is once again celebrated by a reprint of an indepth study. This seminal book of Sigurd Lewerentz written by Janne Ahlin was first published in 1985 by Byggförlaget. > MORE Sigurd […]

Guide till svensk landskapsarkitektur

Swedish Landscape Design

An invaluable guide to well-known but also hidden and forgotten gems – 200 gardens and urban projects by landscape architects. Spanning over 400 years, the guide also offers an overview of developments and cultural changes. The Text is only in Swedish. Let’s hope for an English-language edition in the near future. > MORE Guide till […]

Sveriges naturum

Site-Specific Builds – Sveriges naturum

There are 31 Naturum in Sweden. They are info centers located in national parks and nature preserves. This new book documents the architecture of those centers. In 2012 Naturum Tåkern by Wingård won Kasper Sahlin Prize. > MORE . Sveriges naturum  Photographs by:    Åke E:son Lindman Text by:    Claes Caldenby, Mark Isitt, Thomas Lauri ISBN:   […]