AJG partnership with MINKA (US)

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AJG Architects partnership with MINKA- developing co-housing principals, from urban design for multi ability, multi-generational, inclusive co-housing communities, to barrier free micro dwellings, to parametric fabrication for ease of assembly and dis-assembly. Partners David Goehring, Kasper Ax and Thomas Jensen have been enjoying the knowledge... Read more

AJG PRESENTING AT UK TIMBER EXPO

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Join AJG partner Kasper Ax and engineer Manja van de Worp at 14.00 in the Timber Focus Theatre at the UK TIMBER EXPO in Birmingham on Thursday the 11th October. For a talk about creative uses of timber and technology in the building industry!  Read more

The Second State: A Creative Think Tank

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The 2nd State: A showcase of flexible timber construction systems. Earlier this month AJG Architects, in collaboration with Manja Van De Worp of London based YIP Engineering, hosted a three day creative think tank in preparation for the installation of this year’s UK Timber Expo... Read more

ADAPTIVE REUSE WITH PARAMETRIC TOOLS

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In collaboration with the Aarhus School of Architecture and Faaborg-Midtfyn Municipality, and funded by the Danish Trafik-, Bygge- og Boligstyrelsen, AJG Architects have developed a methodology and a modular system that uses digital technologies to ensure qualitatively and economically sound transformations of our architectural heritage.... Read more

“CO-living with wood”

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International Conference and Expo: "HOW TO 3D PRINT A WOODEN HOUSE". AJG partner Kasper Ax will be talking about latest projects and research this Wednesday 30th May in Umeå, Sweden.   https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-3d-print-a-wooden-home-tickets-43164192261 https://www.facebook.com/sliperietumea/ Read more

“If WOOD didn’t exist, we’d invent it”

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WOOD BUILDING SUMMIT "If WOOD didn't exist, we'd invent it.".  AJG partner David Goehring is talking at this year's Wood Building Summit in Umeå, Sweden 7-8. November 2017. Check the agenda at https://www.woodbuildingsummit.com Read more

New Office Building in Central Copenhagen

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Off to the municipality. AJG has designed a new office building in central Copenhagen. Here is a sneak peak of the façade design. Stay tuned for more news on this one… Read more

NEW RESEARCH PROJECT WITH AAA

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AJG has been invited to participate in a research project at the Aarhus School of Architecture. We are very exhited to be part of the parametric advisory team on 'Modules in Cultural Heritage', which will be a fully realised project, devolped as part of a... Read more

AA SCHOOL LONDON STARTS AGAIN

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Yesterday, in London, partners Kasper Ax and Thomas Jensen presented the new unit briefs for the coming academic year at the Architectural Association. The core focus of this year´s media studies courses will be on 3D printing of 1:1 architectural components as well as scaled... Read more

PROPOSAL FOR SCHOOL IN BOGOTA, COLOMBIA

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No luck this time, but we are very proud to be able to share our proposal done in collaboration with our good friend and long time collaborator Rodrigo Chain. Our project proposes a public park, pedestrian and cycle brigde connecting an existing lush area with... Read more

Single family Housing and Design for Disassembly

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The first project collaboration between the partners of Ax Jensen & Goehring Architects. Niels Boje Lund of MOHOCON and David Goehring first met through the Regen Villages project with Stanford University in 2014. The MOHOCON housing project features the development of an innovative construction wall unit... Read more

AJGA DESIGNS HIGHEST BUILDING IN DENMARK

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The highest version of the design at 150m appears as a single slim volume due to its angle towards the motor road appearing even slimmer. The building is designed with a centrally lying nucleus that also shares the house’s features and outdoor areas. The building... Read more

NEW FORMATION: AX JENSEN & GOEHRING ARCHITECTS

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Kasper Ax, Thomas Tørslev Jensen and David Goehring have merged their ressources and formed a creative new architecture firm. Located in the historic Nyhavn area of Copenhagen, the firm is reflective of a more vibrant architecture for the times. Danish architects Thomas and Kasper have... Read more

PREQUALIFICATION: 10.000M2 SCHOOL IN BOGOTA

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We are happy to announce that we have prequalified for the competition of a 10.000 m2 school and a bike-learning center in Bogota. For this competition we will be teaming up with our friend and long time collaborator Rodrigo Chain. Read more

CRAFTBOT XL ARRIVAL – Small, but exciting news.

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Small, but exciting news. Our new best friend the Craftbot XL 3D printer has now arrived in the office and has already been tested extensively. We are currently working on a research project which has necessitated the acquisition of this in order to enable us... Read more

Go2WOOD COMPENDIUM BOOK LAUNCH

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The Compendium is a compiliation of 28 of the premier thought leaders in Denmark and the Nordic region regarding the state of sustainable wood in 2017. After two years of collaborating between actors in the entire value chain of wood- from forestry, to industrial design... Read more

LECTURE AT KUNSTVÆRKET, HERNING, DK

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AJ_DA partner Thomas Jensen will give a lecture at Kunstværket, Herning, on the 8th May where he will be talking about the crossroads between art and architecture under the title ”The seemingly impossible”. Read more

Final assessments of the AA Media Studies 2017

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The final assessments of all media studies courses at the Architectural Association took place last week in London. AJGA ran two courses with a core focus on computational modelling and fabrication techniques. Congratulations to students Taiki Takemura and Masha Tatalovic for achieving high passes. AA... Read more

Villa Mahler-Harmsen receives ”House of the year” award.

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The villa Mahler-Harmsen, designed by AJ_DA, has been awarded ”House of the year” in Risskov, Denmark by a local jury of architects that have published the following statement: ”The courageous design is both bold and humble in its simple materiality. It plays well with the... Read more

INTERVIEW: KILLING THE MYTHS FOR BUILDING IN WOOD

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Interview with AJGA Partner David GoehringVÆKST Magazine March 2017 Hedeselskab, a non profit organisation that fosters the long term development and protection of nature, posted an article in the March 2017 issue of VÆKST, focusing on wood in construction in Denmark. David Goehring was interviewed... Read more

AJ_DA have been awarded honorable mention in the Aarhus RETHINK pavillon competition

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The title RETHINK ARCHITECTURE aims to make the pavilion an active part of Aarhus as the European Capital of Culture in 2017. A reminder of the architect's role in the public space. An open platform as an architectural framework for a wide range of activities... Read more

Villa Nørgård has completed in Risskov, Denmark

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The villa is designed as a single story home for a young family on a quiet residential street in Risskov, Denmark. Located on the beach side, the area was originally planned as a low density area for cottages where citizens of the nearby city of... Read more

Interview with AJ_DA founder Thomas Jensen

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AJ_DA partner is featured in an interview for new Herning Folkeblad, where he talks about his career aborad, studying at the AA in London, his work for Zaha Hadid, and on returning home to Denmark to start his own office. "- It was a very... Read more

A Hereford Beefstouw opens in Melbourne, Australia

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The new A Hereford Beefstouw, designed by AJ_DA, has finally opened in Melbourne, Australia. All elements of the interior project were designed and custom manufactured using CNC technology in Denmark, after which they were packed in a container and transported to Melbourne, where the installation... Read more

Villa Nørgård has broken ground in Risskov, Denmark

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The villa is designed as a single story home for a young family on a quiet residential street in Risskov, Denmark. Located on the beach side, the area was originally planned as a low density area for cottages where citizens of the nearby city of... Read more

New Office

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We have now officially moved into our new premises in Nyhavn Copenhagen. The new office is located in an old historic building dating all the way back to 1756. Amazing and charming place but keep your head straight when taking the stairs up to the... Read more