BIG presents "FORMGIVING" in Dansk Arkitektur Center

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The exhibition is curated by BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group in collaboration with Danish Architecture Center.
DAC team
Kent Martinussen, Martin Bang, Beate Bernhoft, Maibritt Borgen, Roger Brodzki, Jacob Bruun Hansen, Kennie Buchmann, Christine Clemmesen, Anthony Del Campo, Ricky Hansen, Yasmin Kokseby, Gökhan Kuvvetli, Maya Lahmy, Lykke Ley, Mette Mousten, Andreas Rasmussen, Kenneth Skovby, Arthur Van Der Zaag, Kim Vedsted, Jesper Værn.
BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group
Partner-in-charge Bjarke Ingels, Kai-Uwe Bergmann, Andreas Klok Pedersen Project leader.- Gabrielle Nadeau. ---- FORMGIVING team.- Mattia Di Carlo, Matteo Pavanello, Dimitrie Grigorescu, Scott Moon, Paula Madrid, Andre Zanolla, Amanda Cunha, Dominiq Oti, Edvard Connor Burnett, Ella Murphy, Francisca Hamilton, Irie Meree, Marija Lukoseviciute, Pernille Kinch Andersen, Ricardo Oliveira, Robert Birchmaier, Victor Moegreen, Daria Pahhota, Jesslyn Guntur, James Caruso, Jiyoon Lee, Carmelo Gagliano, Bernardo Schuhmacher, Izabella Banas, Mads Primdahl Rokkjær, Norain Chang, Davide Pellegrini, Peter Sepassi, Ada Gulyamdzhis, Qamelliah Nassir, Tiffany Wong, Elnaz Rafati, Mai Lee, Ana Maria Vindfeldt, Walid Bhatt, January Chen, Søren Dam Mortensen, Cecilie Søs Brandt-Olsen, Mantas Povilaika, Giovanni Simioni, Jae Min Seo, Ombretta Colangelo, Agnieszka Majkowska, Nick Flutter, Adam Poole, Jan Leenknegt, Tobias Hjortdal, Alexander Jacobson, Tore Banke, Jens Majdal Kaarsholm, Cheng-Huang Lin, Kristoffer Negendahl, Anders Holden Deleuran, Duncan Horswill, Andy Coward, John Harding, Leah Peschel, Sarah Amick, Jakob Sand, Brian Yang, Cat Huang, Jakob Lange.
1,350 m² / 14,000 ft².
From June 12 2019 to January 5 2020.
Venue / Adress
Danish Architecture Center. Bryghuspladsen, 10. 1473 København K. Denmark.


Bjarke Ingels (born in Copenhagen, 1974) studied architecture at the Royal Academy in Copenhagen and at the School of Architecture of Barcelona, ​​obtaining his degree as an architect in 1998. He is the founder of the BIG architecture studio - (Bjarke Ingels Group), studio founded in 2005, after co-founding PLOT Architects in 2001 with his former partner Julien de Smedt, whom he met while working at the prestigious OMA studio in Rotterdam.

Bjarke has designed and completed award-winning buildings worldwide, and currently his studio is based with venues in Copenhagen and New York. His projects include The Mountain, a residential complex in Copenhagen, and the innovative Danish Maritime Museum in Elsinore.

With the PLOT study, he won the Golden Lion at the Venice Biennale in 2004, and with BIG he has received numerous awards such as the ULI Award for Excellence in 2009. Other prizes are the Culture Prize of the Crown Prince of Denmark in 2011; and Along with his architectural practice, Bjarke has taught at Harvard University, Yale University, Columbia University and Rice University and is an honorary professor at the Royal Academy of Arts, School of Architecture in Copenhagen.

In 2018, Bjarke received the Knight's Cross of the Order of Dannebrog granted by Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II. He is a frequent public speaker and continues to give lectures at places such as TED, WIRED, AMCHAM, 10 Downing Street or the World Economic Forum. In 2018, Bjarke was appointed Chief Architectural Advisor by WeWork to advise and develop the design vision and language of the company for buildings, campuses and neighborhoods around the world.



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