Stockholm Design Week: Ung Svensk Form/Young Swedish Design 2019

Press Releases   •   Feb 04, 2019 07:33 GMT

Discover the most exciting young Swedish design of the moment. The exhibition Ung Svensk Form 2019 includes unique works from a number of different disciplines, from architecture and fashion to product design and crafts. ArkDes is the first venue for the exhibition, which will then go on tour in Sweden and abroad.

The Future Starts Here – 80 projects shaping the world of tomorrow

Press Releases   •   Nov 30, 2018 12:13 GMT

The exhibition The Future Starts Here aims to shine a light on the power of design in shaping the world of tomorrow. It shows innovative technologies and how they soon will come to affect our lives.

Space Popular are standing on the threshold of the virtual city

Press Releases   •   Sep 18, 2018 08:32 GMT

In Value in the Virtual, Space Popular unfold an immersive installation exploring the role of architecture, and architects, in the design of virtual worlds. As the London-based architecture studio’s first exhibition in Sweden, Lara Lesmes and Fredrik Hellberg offer a glimpse to a future in which our experience of everyday life, our homes, and our cities will be radically transformed.

ArkDes, Petra Gipp, and Mikael Olsson Shed New Light on Sigurd Lewerentz at 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale

Press Releases   •   May 23, 2018 10:40 GMT

​In response to the explosion of international interest and research surrounding Sigurd Lewerentz (1885-1975), Sweden’s most renowned 20th Century architect, ArkDes (The Swedish Centre for Architecture and Design), with Petra Gipp and Mikael Olsson, presents "Freestanding" – an exhibition in the Central Pavilion at FREESPACE, the 16th International Architecture Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia.

Public Luxury - Architecture, design and the fight for the public realm.

Press Releases   •   May 22, 2018 14:03 GMT

Three new entry barriers that reimagine anti-terrorist design and a dance pavilion where anyone can connect their phones to loudspeakers and dance – Public Luxury highlights architecture and design that reveals the debate around and the struggle for the Swedish public realm today.

Another Generosity

Press Releases   •   Mar 13, 2018 09:52 GMT

The Nordic Pavilion 16th International Architecture Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia

Call for Fellows: 2018 ArkDes Fellowship – "Projecting the Future"

Press Releases   •   Feb 23, 2018 11:05 GMT

ArkDes, Sweden’s national museum of architecture and design, has launched a new Fellowship programme offering practitioners, spatial thinkers, and researchers operating in or around the fields of architecture and design opportunities for interdisciplinary research.

TRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited ArkDes, Sweden’s national centre for architecture and design

Press Releases   •   Feb 02, 2018 14:29 GMT

In connection to the visit of TRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge this month, ArkDes has announced a collaborative project between the British Embassy in Sweden and ArkDes—Housing Design Exchange: London/Stockholm.

Stockholm Design Week: Press preview Young Swedish Design 2018

Press Releases   •   Jan 23, 2018 12:36 GMT

Stockholm Design Week: Press preview Young Swedish Design 2018 Wednesday 7 February at 10 – 11am. ArkDes, Exercisplan 4, Skeppsholmen. Discover the most intriguing new designs by Sweden’s young creatives. Young Swedish Design 2018 presents unique pieces from across a broad range of disciplines, from product design to craft.

ArkDes exhibition programme 2018-2021: From Lewerentz to the design of the future.

Press Releases   •   Nov 08, 2017 09:54 GMT

A comprehensive collections-based exhibition, a major international production, and an exhibition that sets the tone for ArkDes’ new direction – ArkDes’ 2018-2021 exhibition programme is here.

About ArkDes (The Swedish centre for architecture and design)

ArkDes is Sweden’s national centre for architecture and design. It is a museum, a study centre and an arena for debate and discussion about the future of architecture, design and citizenship.