Archipelago House / Tham & Videgard Hansson Architects

Conceived as a light weight construction in wood and glass, this summerhouse is built in the outer Stockholm archipelago. The horizontal character of the black stained exterior relates to the verticals of tall grown pines and the mirrored views of the Baltic Sea. site link

Sluseholmen – The “Dutch-Inspired Canal Town”

From the intriguing website Copenhagen X, is this piece about the recently developed canal district on Sluseholmen. Here’s an excerpt from the website: “The idea for a canal district on Sluseholmen originated with the Dutch architect Sjoerd Soeters, who used his experiences from Java Island, a residential district built on an artificial island in Amsterdam. [...]