Gallery: Stockholm’s Revitalized Green City Center

 

A joint project between the Swedes at Nod Landscape Architects and Danes at BIG Architects is set to transform Slussen, Stockholm‘s city center, with a massive pedestrian-friendly makeover. Currently Slussen is an interwoven mess of roads with no room for pedestrians or cyclists. The proposed project will transform the area into a multi-layered, multi-use intersection allowing walkers and bikers access to waterfront strolls and gas-free travel. The layered design will also incorporate shops and cafes, reviving Stockholm’s main artery.

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4 Comments

  1. Pepper June 1, 2011 at 12:09 am

    What a joy to find smooene else who thinks this way.

  2. bernamassa December 3, 2008 at 4:12 am

    I think you should check out one of the other five proposals for Slussen made by Atelier Autrement and Jean Nouvel: http://www.slussenmeetinglines.com
    For me this is more sustainable and with better functions than BIG.

  3. scosch December 1, 2008 at 11:13 pm
  4. Brian Lang December 1, 2008 at 5:30 pm

    IT would be nice if you posted some pictures of the existing “black hole” in order to compare the proposed changes.

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