Om Rahel Belatchew

Rahel Belatchew, chefsarkitekt, VD och grundare.

Rahel Belatchew, MSA/SAR, DESA, chefsarkitekt och grundare av Belatchew Arkitekter, har en magisterexamen i arkitektur från Ecole Spéciale d’Architecture i Paris, och har verkat som arkitekt i Paris, Luxemburg, Tokyo och Stockholm. Vid sidan om Belatchew Arkitekter driver även Rahel den experimentella studion Belatchew Labs i syfte att finna lösningar på stadens utmaningar genom metodutveckling, digitalisering och hållbar arkitektur. Rahel Belatchew bedriver även fastighetsutveckling för att förverkliga projekt med höga arkitektoniska kvaliteter i egen regi.

 

Rahel Belatchew har utsetts till Årets arkitekt och Belatchew Arkitekter och har fått flera utmärkelser, bland annat Architecture Masterprize, World Architecture News Awards, Architectural Review MIPIM Future Project Award, Smart Living Challenge och det svenska nationella designpriset Design S.

Belatchews verk har visats på flera museer och Rahel har representerat Sverige på arkitektoniska evenemang runt om i världen, som London, Reykjavik och Mumbai. Rahel har deltagit i juryer för flera prestigefyllda utmärkelser i Sverige och internationellt, såsom World Architecture Festival, Les Totems Wood Award i Frankrike, den lettiska träarkitekturprisert Award, det svenska Träpriset, Sveriges Arkitekters Bostadspris, Årets Rum samt den internationella arkitekttävlingen Urban Adaptation.

Rahel Belatchew deltar i egenskap av arkitekt återkommande i flera TV- och radioprogram. Belatchew föreläser även återkommande om arkitektur och stadsbyggnad i Sverige och utomlands. 2019 publicerades boken ”Attitude as Style” om Rahel Belatchew och Belatchew Arkitekter.

Du når Rahel på 070-174 94 32, på Twitter eller Instagram.

 

Priser och utmärkelser (urval)

Belatchew Arkitekter har belönats med många priser såväl i Sverige som internationellt.

Winner, AR Mipim Future Project Award 2015 and 2019.
Winner, DNA Paris Design Awards 2019
Winner, WAN Awards Future Residential 2018
Honorary award, Architectural Master Prize 2018
Honorary award, Architectural Master Prize 2018
Honorary award, World Architecture Festival 2017
’Highly Commended’, World Architecture Festival, Berlin, 2017.
Shortlist, Steel Building Price, 2017.
Winner, AR Mipim Future Project Award 2015
Winner of Smart Living Challenge 2015
Winner, Swedish Forms Award Design S, Sweden’s National Design Prize, 2014.
Listed as one of ”the 101 most exciting new architectural offices in the world” of the magazine Wallpaper *, 2007
Honorary award, ”Architect of the Year 2006”, Residence Magazine
Honorary award, ”House of the Year 2004” of the House of Houses of Villa RBDVD
Shortlist design competition Aluminum design 2005, for the chair Z
Shortlist Bauwelt Prize, Germany, 2003

 

Utställningar och hedersuppdrag (urval)

Representing Sweden, Market Insight – Women in Architecture and Design, British Embassy in Stockholm, 2021.
Jury member, Urban Adaptation, Finland, 2021
Jury member, Årets rum, Stockholm, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
Representing Sweden, Swedish Style Mumbai, India, 2019.
Exhibition, Skuggspel, Carl Eldhs Ateljémuseum, Stockholm, 2019.
Winner, AR Mipim Future Project Award 2015 and 2019.
Exhibition, London 2026, Roca London Gallery, UK, 2019.
Invited lecturer and jury member of the World Architecture Festival, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2019.
Representing Sweden during DesignMarch, Iceland Design Festival, 2018.
Representing Sweden in a Swedish-British Architectural Exchange, organized by the British Embassy and ArkDes, 2018.
Jury member, Gingerbread House of the Year, ArkDes, 2017
Speaker on the subject of sustainable architecture at the Nordic Architecture Fair, Gothenburg, 2017.
Exhibition, ’Design Solution – Swedish Design for 170 years’, ’World Design Capital 2016’, Taipei, 2016
Exhibition, Reprogramming the City, Arkdes, Stockholm, 2015.
Exhibition, Reprogramming the City, Danish Architecture City, Copenhagen, 2015.
Jury member Wood prize 2016.
Jury member, Swedish Architects Housing Price 2015 and 2016
Juror, Stockholm Building of the Year 2014
Guest teacher and jury member at the exam at the Ecole Spéciale d’Architecture Paris
Guest critic Stockholm Architectural Education at KTH
Lecturer at Eco Week in Thessaloniki and Milan 2010
Jury member of France’s National Wood Prize, 2008
Jury member of Latvia’s National Wood Prize, 2008
Participants in Virserum Konsthall’s commitment to sustainable urban development, 2010
Exhibition of Eco House in Budapest at the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 2008
Listed as one of ”the 101 most exciting new architectural offices in the world” of the magazine Wallpaper *, 2007
Appointed to ”Architect of the Year 2006” of the magazine Residence
Member of the Wood Magazine’s editorial Board
Member of the Stockholm Building Association

 

 

Föreläsningar (urval)

World Architecture Festival (Virtual) 2020
Nordic ConTech 2020
Archtober, New York, 2018
Hong Kong Design Week through the Swedish Foreign Office 2016
Creative Nations in Nairobi through The Swedish Institute 2016
Archtober goes Nordic at the Van Alen Institute in New York 2016
Lecture and exhibition at “Reprogramming the City” at The Swedish Centre for Architecture and Design in Stockholm 2015
IVA – The Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences 2014
LTH – at Lund University Architectural department 2016
The urban planning department of the city of Stockholm 2016
World Architecture Festival 2015
Lecture and guest critic at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm 2009
Guest teacher and guest critic at ESA Ecole Spéciale d’Architecture in Paris 2013 and 2014

 

 

Radio /TV (urval)

2021 Designhistorier SVT
2021 Stadsinspektionen Sveriges Radio
2020 SVT Bo i staden
2020 Stadsinspektionen Sveriges Radio
2016 Sveriges Radio Spotlight
2015 BBC
2015 CNN
2014 SVT Kobra
2014 Sveriges Radio Klotet
2014 Sveriges Radio Spanarna
2014 Canadian TV
2012 ”Port d’attache
2010 Deutsche Welle

 

Publikationer (urval)

2021 ByRum.se
2020 A As Architecture
2020 Resumé
2019 Verve
2019b Dagens Nyheter
2019 The Guardian
2019 Elle Magazine
2019a Dagens Nyheter
2019 Tidskriften Rum
2018 Architectural Review
2018 DesignBoom
2018 Arch Daily
2018 Tidskriften Rum
2017 DesignBoom
2017 Wired
2017 Rum
20150207 Der Spiegel
20150313 Le Figaro
20150412 Platforma Urbana
20150711 Business Insider MY
20150308 Arch Daily
20150305 Dagens Nyheter
20150217 Fast Company / CoExist
20140613 UN Habitat
20140617 Fast Coexist
20140618 Ny Teknik
20140623 Le Monde
20140704 The Architectural Society of China
20140610 Houston Chronicle
20140612 Designboom
20140613 Archinet
20140613 Architizer
20140613 Inhabitat
20140620 Curbed
20140709 Virgin
20140819 FORM
20141127 Dagens Nyheter
20140904 Stavanger Aftenblad
20140904 Bergens Tidende
20140819 FORM
20140715 Architectural Society of China
20140623 Le Monde
20140618 Ny Teknik
20140618 
Atlantico ,
20140612 Dagens Samhälle
20140613 The Atlantic
20130530 Huffington Post
20130524 China Daily
20130522 Daily Mail
2013 La Stampa
2013 National Geographic
20130215 Dagens Nyheter
201204 Trä!
2008 Hinge Magazine Hong Kong
20080222 DI Weekend
2008 Plaza Finland
2008 [Disajn]
2007 Träinformation
20071026 DN Bostad
2006 Residence 2006
2005 Abstract Magazine Belgien
20050319 Het Nieuwsblad-Weekend Plaza Belgien
2005 Living Design Japan
20050320 De Standaard Belgien
2005 Interiør Norge 2005
2003 Arkitektur
2003 Bauwelt Tyskland

 

Böcker (urval) 

2020, ”Habiter l’air”, Michele Boni, Collection Alternatives / Éditions Gallimard
2019, ”Attitude as Style – Rahel Belatchew, Architect”, Arvinius + Orfeus Publishing
2017, Nordic Architects – Global Impacts, Arvinius + Orfeus Publishing
2009, Space Craft 2, Gestalten Verlag
2009, Ice Architecture, Verlagshaus Braun
2009, 150 Best Bathroom Ideas New York
2009, Interior Design New York
2009, Patio Houses Latinta publishing Barcelona
2009, Small houses in nature Links publishing Barcelona
2006, Arkitekternas Villor Arkitektur Förlag
2004, Source Quadrille publishing London
2004, Architecture and Detail, China 2008.

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2019, Verve
2019, Svenska Dagbladet
2019, Dagens Nyheter
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