Uffe Leth and Karsten Gori have been accepted as members of The Danish Artists’ Society [Kunstnersamfundet]. We look forward to meeting our colleagues and joining the discussion.


PULSEN construction site is growing
The construction site of PULSEN in Balling, Jutland is growing bigger every day. In the beginning of 2014 the existing sports hall will re-open following an extensive transformation. The sports hall will be almost like a new space – filled with daylight and natural materials and ready to welcome back the school kids and athletes from the local sports clubs. The remaining part of the project is scheduled to open in autumn 2014. See more images here> See the project presentation here>


Langvang second phase
We are happy to announce that we have been selected for the second phase of the competition for Langvang multifunctional sports building in Randers, Denmark. Three teams are competing in the second phase. We look forward to continuing our work with this exciting project in collaboration with the client and the multiple users. Our proposal is still confidential until the the result of the competition is announced in the beginning of 2014. The Langvang project is a collaborating with Elkiær + Ebbeskov, LIW Planning, Hundsbæk & Henriksen, Klaus Eskelund and Rasmus Bergman.


Brick House open house event
The completion of our Brick House project is presented at a public open house event in Nyborg on the 8th and 9th of November @13.00 – 16.00. Brick House is a part of Realdanis Byg’s  housing project Mini CO2 Houses. The goal is to create affordable family houses with different strategies for reducing carbon emission. A total of five houses are now completed and a sixth is on the way. More about the project [Danish] here> Invitation[Danish]> See the Brick House project here>


New book ‘Nordic Architects – Ebbs & Flows’
Arvinius + Orfeus Publishing have released Nordic Architects – Ebbs & Flows showcasing the latest work from a wide range of Nordic architecture offices including LETH & GORI. Interviews by David Sokol and preface by Michael Aasgaard Andersen. The book is out in bookstores now. More info about the book can be found here >


With a group of 120 students and teachers from The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture, Karsten is taking part in a two week fieldwork in Istanbul, Turkey. Karsten is leading a group of 2nd year students studying the drastically changing urban landscape and the changing organization of order and chaos as the basis for (a new) architecture and habitation. Wow what a city……


Brick House under construction
LETH & GORI’s experimental house for Realdania Byg, ‘Brick House’, Denmark is starting to grow under the supervision of Ebbe Bernth and a group of dedicated craftsmen. Bricklayer: Murermester Ask Askholm, carpenter: Ole Larsen & Sønner v. Anders Larsen,  foundations, Alf Jensen ApS, HVAC: Skovhavens VVS ApS, electrical installations: Flemming Nielsen A/S, landscape: Th. SKov Larsen ApS, painter: Malermester Henrik Aaskov Eriksen.


Prequalification for Housing Competition in Copenhagen
The Housing organization 3B has selected a team comprising of LETH & GORI, Powerhouse Company, and Buro Happold for a competition to design a new non-profit housing project in Copenhagen. Six Teams participate in the competition that is due in the end of may.


Roof House Under Construction
LETH & GORI’s design for a roof extension to a single family house in Fredensborg, Denmark is starting to grow. We look forward to presenting the project to you soon…


construction starts on pulsen
Construction has started on LETH & GORI and Elkiær + Ebbeskovs project Pulsen in Balling, Denmark. The new community center includes the existing sports hall on the site and adds new sports activities,  healthcare facilities and spaces for social and cultural events. The services from LETH & GORI |Elkiær + Ebbeskov included handling of the tendering procedure for five individual trade contracts. We are happy that this has resulted in contracts with the following local contractors: Site management: Andreas Ravn Arkitekter, foundation and concrete works: Ole Ibsen A/S, carpenter: Oddense Tømrerfirma A/S, installations: Børge Hansen A/S VVS, electricity: Balling El A/S


Fur Knudeklint Project
Realdania has announced the advisors for the Steder i Landskabet (Places in the Landscape) projects. LETH & GORI is leading an international team of advisors that has been selected to make a project for Fur Knudeklint. We are collaborating with Reiulf Ramstad Architects, Buro Happold, and Anne Tietjen on the project.


Kastanjehuset Kindergarten
A team comprising of LETH & GORI, Erik Møller Arkitekter, Schul Landscape, and OBH engineers have been selected for the competition for Kastanjehuset Kindergarten in Copenhagen.


Tingbjerg Culture House and Library
LETH & GORI have been selected for the competition for a new culture house and library in Tingbjerg, Copenhagen. We are collaborating with Erik Møller Arkitekter, GHB and Bascon on the project.


Skien Brygge
LETH & GORI and A-Lab’s project for Skien Brygge is now moving forward. The sustainable urban community in Skien, Norway is a result of a competition organized by Rom Eiendom and Grenland Havn in 2010. See the project here.


Show Me Your Model Exhibition
LETH & GORI are represented in the exhibition Show Me Your Model at the Danish Architecture Center. We are showing a model of PULSEN Community Center in 1:200 scale. The exhibition opens on the 21 June @ 17:00.


LETH & GORI receives Danish Arts Council’s Three Year Scholarship
LETH & GORI have been awarded a Three Year Scholarship from the Danish Arts Council. In the motivation from the selection committee LETH & GORI receives praise for the high quality of architecture and for insisting on a dialogue with the surrounding world through exhibitions and events.


Campus Ringsted
A team with LETH & GORI as total consultant and collaborators E+E, Schul Landscape, Jørgen Nielsen Engineers, and Jens-Peter Madsen Engineers have been selected to make a proposal in the competition for a new sports building in Ringsted, Denmark.


Anne Holtrop residency and exhibition
We are proud to announce Anne Holtrop as the first participant in LETH & GORI’s biannual architect in residency programme. Anne will work in LETH & GORI’s combined office and exhibition space through June and the exhibition will open 30 June.


LETH & GORI have been selected to participate in the competition for a new building for children on Prinssesegade in Copenhagen. We are collaborating with Erik Møller, Schul Landskab, and Dines Jørgensen Engineers on the project.


Chalmers Lecture
We have been invited to talk about competitions at Chalmers School of Architecture in Goteborg, Sweden. The lecture takes place on 25 April @ 16:00.


Third Prize in Salzburg
LETH & GORI have been awarded 3rd prize in the open competition for a new Music Gymnasium in Salzburg, Austria. The competition received 55 entries. See the project here>


‘Show Me Your Model’ Talk and Debate @ DAC
In connection with the Show Me Your Model exhibition at the Danish Architecture Center (DAC), LETH & GORI are participating in an event that puts focus on the architectural model as a medium. The event takes place 20 September @ DAC. >More info here


Prinsessegade Phase Two
LETH & GORI have been selected for the second phase of the Prinsessegade competition. The project includes new daycare an afterschool facilities for 620 children. We are collaborating with Erik Møller Architects, Schul Landscape, and Dines Jørgensen Engineers.


Two Kindergartens
In collaboration with Erik Møller Arkitekter, Preben Skaarup Landscape and OBH engineers we have been prequalified for competition for two kindergartens in Copenhagen. The projects are based on the educational philosophy of Reggio Emilia. We look forward to the challenge..


Hersted National Park
As part of a multidisciplinary international team LETH & GORI have been prequalified for the 2-phased competition for Hersted Industrial Park in Albertslund, Denmark. The challenge is to create visions for future sustainable urban development of the 1.6 million m2 area.


Lecture in Lund
We have been invited to talk about our work this Friday 2 February @ 10:00 as part of the LTH School of Architecture Scandinavian architecture and urbanism course. We are happy to be selected along with fine Scandinavian offices like Tham & Videgård, BIG, Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter, and Jarmund & Vigsnæs.


Marthagården Part of Travelling Exhibition
LETH & GORI and Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter’s project for Marthagården is part of the travelling exhibition ‘Day care institutions of the future.’ The exhibition opens in Copenhagen today.


Teaching @ Lund School of Architecture
Uffe has started teaching at Lund School of Architecture, Department of Conservation and Transformation. The school occupies a building by one of LETH & GORI’s favorite architects, Klas Anshelm.


LETH & GORI in Aarhus
We have been invited to give a lecture about our work at the Aarhus School of Architecture this Thursday 24 November @ 16:00.


10 Emerging Nordic Architects
LETH & GORI has been invited to exhibit at ARKITEKTURMASSAN in Goterborg as one of 10 Emerging Nordic Architects. The exhibition showcases the work of ALA architects, Mia Hagg, JAJA, Elding Oscarsson, AoA, COBE, Testbedstudio, Ghilardi Hellsten, Fantastic Norway, and LETH & GORI.


1st Prize in Competition for New Community Center
LETH & GORI & Elkiær + Ebbeskov have won the open competition for ‘PULSEN’ – a new community center in Balling, Denmark. See the project here.


1st Prize in Marthagården Competition
LETH & GORI and Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter have won the competition for Marthagården Day Care Center in Frederiksberg, Copenhagen. The project is a collaboration with Marianne Levinsen Landscape, Henrik Larsen, and Jørgen Nielsen Engineers.


1st Prize in Skien Competition
LETH & GORI and A-Lab have won the competition for Skien Brygge in Norway. The project is designed as a compact urban community with housing, offices, retail, and urban space.


Teaching @ The Royal Academy
Karsten has started teaching at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Architecture, department 2 ‘Town and building’.


LETH & GORI wins award in vartov plaza competition
LETH & GORI’s proposal for a new Vartov Plaza in Copenhagen recieved praice from the jury for its commited manifestations of sustainable solutions. >See the project here


leth & gori wins honorable mention in Ängelholm
LETH & GORI recieves an honorable mention in the competition for a new water building in Ängelholm, Sweden. The open international competition had 190 participants from 13 countries. See the project here>


LETH & GORI wins Estonian Academy of Arts competition
LETH & GORI have won the competition for a new building for the Estonian Academy of Arts in Tallinn. The competition had 91 participants from 26 countries. The project is a collaboration with EFFEKT. See the project here>


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{:en}The ongoing restoration and transformation work on the new Museum of Copenhagen and Stormgade 20 has reached the topping out ceremony which will be celebrated on 19th January 2017. Together with our partner Rørbæk og Møller, LETH & GORI leads the entire design team and construction management on site. The project is the result of a year-long and inspiring design process in close collaboration with The Museum of Copenhagen, Copenhagen City Archives (Københavns Stadsarkiv), The City of Copenhagen – Kultur- og Fritidsforvaltningen and Byggeri København. See more here: Museum of Copenhagen And here: Transformation project Stormgade 20 {:}{:da}Vi glæder os til…


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