EXHIBITION IN COPENHAGEN
Petra Gipp is showing plaster models in the exhibition Gipsstøbningar at Leth & Gori exhibition space in Copenhagen from May 3rd to June 16th
Read the review of the exhibition by the danish newspaper politiken here
“The work on models is central. It is a method to approach architecture often, often without permission. Here, the spatial can be sculpted by focusing on volume, elements and details, where everything is merged into one and the same thought. Working seamlessly with a material gives me the opportunity, based on the material, of the architectural idea. In this way, the rooms and volumes that I create can get a clarity, a personal voice”
the book PASSAGE/SCHAKT/NISCH/FODRING/NAV – VANDRING was awarded last night in the competition svensk bokkonst 2018 that premiers high quality in book production.
find all the winners and the motivation here
Bruksgården nominated for the EU Mies award 2019
We are happy to announce that our project Bruksgården is nominated for the prestigous
The award is granted every two years to acknowledge and reward quality architectural production in Europe.
Read more about Bruksgården here
Photo: Jens Markus Lindhe
VENICE ARCHITECTURE BIENNALE
ArkDes through Kieran Long, Johan Örn and James Taylor-Foster together with Petra Gipp and Mikael Olsson is taking part in the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale.
The exhibition is exploring certain aspects of the work of Sigurd Lewerentz.
Three large scale section models by Petra Gipp is opening for a unique reading of canopies from three of Lewerentz’s buildings, how they relate to the interior and exterior spaces; the landscape and the church space.
The section models are accompanied by archive material from ArkDes, as well as photographs by Mikael Olsson
The 2018 architecture biennale titled Freespace is open from May 26th to November 25th
Photo: Mikael Olsson
PASSAGE/SCHAKT/NISCH/FODRING/NAV – VANDRING
The book PASSAGE/SCHAKT/NISCH/FODRING/NAV – VANDRING is out now
The book portrays the work of Petra Gipp through casted plaster, brought together with newly written poems by the poet Ann Jäderlund. The book also includes essays by Peter Bjerrum, Helena Mattsson and Sune Nordgren.
if you want to buy the book, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Standard issue – 400 SEK
Special edition with cardboard and wax cassette, limited to 100 copies – 1000 SEK
Petra Gipp exhibited 34 plaster casting at Liljevalchs Konsthall from april 24th to may 13th.
photo: Erik Lefvander
article in DN
Petra Gipp is featured in an article in today’s Dagens Nyheter, highlighting the exhibition at Liljevalchs Konsthall
read the article here
foto: Erik Ardelius
Petra Gipp is exhibiting plaster castings in the sculpture hall of Liljevalchs Konsthall from april 24th to may 13th. The castings are a part of the book “passage/schakt/nisch/fodring – vandring”, published the same day as the exhibition opens.
Petra Gipp arkitektur is featured in the new book NORDIC ARCHITECTS: GLOBAL IMPACTS, published by Arvinius +Orfeus. The office is represented with five projects projects and an interview.
Read more here
2018 VENICE ARCHITECTURE BIENNALE’S MAIN EXHIBITION
ArkDes to Participate in 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale’s Main Exhibition with Petra Gipp and Mikael Olsson.
At a press conference today in Venice La Biennale, Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara (Grafton Architects), creative directors, announced that ArkDes, the Swedish Centre for Architecture and Design, will participate in Freespace – the central exhibition of the 2018 Biennale.
ArkDes will collaborate with architect Petra Gipp (Stockholm) and artist Mikael Olsson (Stockholm) on an exhibition exploring an aspect of 20th Century Swedish architectural history through the lens of contemporary practice. Incorporating material from ArkDes’ national collection, the exhibition will align with Grafton Architects’ Freespace manifesto by seeking to demonstrate how extra spatial gifts in the context of our built environments can contribute to the experience of a place, a landscape, and patterns of life.
“Our participation in the main exhibition of the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale gives us the chance to present material from the museum’s world-class collection on an international stage. We are proud to be collaborating with two of Sweden’s most respected creatives on a project that bridges historical and contemporary Swedish practice in the context of Grafton Architects’ Freespace manifesto,” says Kieran Long, director of ArkDes.
ArkDes’ participation in the 16th Biennale Architettura di Venezia will be curated by Kieran Long (Director, ArkDes), Johan Örn (Curator of Collections, ArkDes), and James Taylor-Foster (Curator of Contemporary Architecture and Design, ArkDes).
More information about the project will be made available in late May 2018. The 16th Venice Architecture Biennale will run from 26 May 2018 to 25 November 2018 in Venice, Italy.