Category Archives: City planning

Stora Sköndal

Invited competition, urban planning, Stora Sköndal, Stockholm, Sweden Development of the area Stora Sköndal, Stockholm, Sweden. As a first step the area has been studied in preparation for a future  transformation into a new city district. The street structure has been made more urban and a …

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SwimCity

Belatchew Labs presents SwimCity, a project that aims to increase the supply of housing for young people by creating a sustainable living on water.

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BuzzBuilding

BuzzBuilding is part of the Belathew Labs project InsectCity, with the aim of making Stockholm self-sufficient in protein through urban insect production. (Read more about InsectCity here >>) In order to visualize what an urban insect production might look like, Belatchew Labs has developed the …

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Strawscraper

STRAWSCRAPER is an extension of Söder Torn on Södermalm in Stockholm with a new energy producing shell covered in straws that can recover wind energy.

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Stadsbryggan Tegelbacken – Urban Archipelago, Stockholm

We are bringing the archipelago into the heart of the city. The new Tegelbacken in Stockholm offers generous quays and pontoons for a lazy afternoon, a swim or ice skating in winter. Facing the sun, café terraces, steps, ramps and …

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Henriksberg

City planning in Henriksberg This new housing development is situated by the Henriksberg-seashore outside Stockholm. Following is an extract of commentaries from the group of clients: Good analysis of the area – the proposition contains a good mix of types …

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Cottage village in the Swedish mountains

The development of a cottage village in the Swedish mountains. The houses follow the ground’s natural bends and provide the appartments with maximum view. A centrally located skiing slope allows the housing and the slopes to become interconnected. A masterplan …

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Börjetull

Belatchew Arkitekter wins the invited competition for the development of a new urban district in Uppsala focusing on sustainability. Following are extracts from the jury’s motivation: Particularly interesting are the buildings with terraces on their short sides since they give …

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Elemental

Social low-cost housing, Chile. A frame of appartments of 30 squaremeters complemented and built by the residents. Competition entry. ###

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Kristianstad

Kristianstad, bostadsområde, stadsplanering In an existing residential area we have through desinfication created protected patios and tied the sparse detached houses and the lower settlements together. The area is characterized by a mix of housing and commersial facilities which give …

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