Monthly Archives: December 2015

2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 11,000 times in 2015. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 4 sold-out performances for that many […]
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Have Yourself A Hyggelig Little Christmas

With Christmas just around the corner, its time to take a step back, light some candles, put my favorite nordic psalms on loop, pour something deep red into my wife’s wine glass and enjoy the ambience. Hygge. This non-translatable adjective, or is it a verb?, has made it’s way across the North Sea, baffling and bemusing my […]
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Copenhagen’s Winter Spaces

You know when something isn’t quite right when cycling in Copenhagen in December not wearing your furry-lined mitts. As the rest of northern Europe, Copenhagen, is experiencing temperatures befitting early April. Considering this balmy climate, it might seem odd that I found myself roaming DAC’s <Danish Architecture Center> latest exhibition, “The Winter City”. This interesting exhibition […]
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Copenhagen’s Christmas Design Markets Flourishing

  Copenhagen´s Christmas Markets are maybe not in the same league as Berlin’s, however over the last few years Copenhagen has seen the concept blossom. One of the best and smallest, is the Designers Christmas Market in Frederiksberg, a neighborhood in central Copenhagen. Located in a yard on H.C. Ørstedsvej, the market has become a […]
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