Vartov is LETH & GORI’s proposal for a new sustainable urban space in Copenahagen. The plaza is situated in central Copenhagen next to the City Hall. The plaza accomodates a variety of programmes and events like concerts, markets, and theater. The project features several sustainable initiatives including recycling of rain water, windmills, and solar energy. In addition the surface of the plaza is a collage of sustainable and recycled materials. LETH & GORI was awarded a 4th place in the open competition from 33 entries.
Project: Vartov Plaza Year: 2009 Client: Københavns Kommune Type: Competition Programme: Energy producing public spaceArea: 9.000m2 Architects: LETH & GORI Status: 4th Place