Copenhagen Architecture Festival
May 2, 2018
The Copenhagen Architecture Festival (CAFx) is the major cultural event and something you should definitely find time to visit.
This year’s theme is Home, Housing and Belonging and it will take place in Copenhagen, Aarhus, Aalborg, and Odense from May 3rd – 16th.
Architecture Festival unfolds the role and highlights the impact of architecture in our lives. As we know architecture is more than just bricks and blocks, it has very social and cultural affect and we are living in constant interaction with it.
Every year the festival discovers and shows various architectural ideas, has a broad program of talks, workshops, films, performances, seminars and exhibitions by exciting institutions and international partners.
We are definitely recommending you to attend these following events:
SAMURAI ARCHITECT: TADAO ANDO
A biographical documentary about one of the masters of Japanese architecture. He shares many bits of advice, one of them – “Keep training your creative muscles and always start a design with the furniture.”
The 1958 classic French film by Jaques Tati (born Tatischeff). Monsieur Hulot is visiting the family of his sister living in a modern technology-driven home, but he can't really fit into the futuristic surroundings. An ironic view of postwar France's obsession with modernity and American style consumerism.
THE DANISH HOME and “DANISH DESIGN”
Lecture about how traditions and ideals are affecting the work of contemporary designers during their design process while designing furniture of the home of the future.
ARCHITECTONIC PHOTOTOUR IN FREDERIKSBERG
Unique experience alert! Opportunity to see our beautiful neighbourhood from unseen angles and take some marvelous photos during this PHOTOGRAPHIC TOUR DE FORCE.