Dorte Mandrup

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Dorte Mandrup
Dorte Mandrup 2015.jpg
Mandrup in 2015
Born (1961-07-26) 26 July 1961 (age 53)
Occupation Architect
Practice Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter

Dorte Mandrup-Poulsen (born 26 July 1961) is a Danish architect, founder and owner of the architectural practice Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter which is based in Copenhagen, Denmark.


Dorte Mandrup graduated from the Aarhus School of Architecture in 1991. From 1991–92 she studied sculpture and ceramics at the G.S.C Art Department in the United States. She then went to work for Henning Larsen Architects for a few years before, in 1995, co-founding Fuglsang & Mandrup-Poulsen with Niels Fuglsang.[1] This firm was eventually split in 1999 when Mandrup set up her current practice, Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter. It was founded on 30 June 1999 and is based in Copenhagen.[2]

Selected buildings[edit]


  • Hangar H (renovation), Holmen, Copenhagen (completed 2000)
  • Holmbladsgade Cultural Centre, Copenhagen (2001)
  • Day-Care Centre in Skanderborggade, Copenhagen, Denmark (completed 2005)[3]
  • Jægersborg Water Tower conversion, Gentofte, Denmark (completed 2005)
  • Prismen, Copenhagen (completed 2006)[4]
  • Reading Nest, Asserbo, Denmark (pre-fab, 2008)[5]
  • Youth Recreation and Culture Centre in Gersonsvej, Copenhagen, Denmark (completed 2008)[6]
  • St. Nicolai Cultural Centre, Kolding, Denmark (completed 2008)
  • Bordings Independent School extension, Østerbro, Copenhagen, Denmark (completed 2009)[7]
  • Community centre Herstedlund, Copenhagen, Denmark (completed 2009)[8]
  • Munkegaard School extension, Gentofte, Denmark (completed 2009)

In progress[edit]



See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Dorte Mandrup-Poulsen". Danish Aechitecture Centre. Retrieved 2010-02-07. 
  2. ^ "Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter". Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter. Retrieved 2010-02-07. 
  3. ^ "A playground on the roof". World Architecture News. Retrieved 2010-02-07. 
  4. ^ "Clear as crystal". World Architecture News. Retrieved 2010-02-07. 
  5. ^ "Shed some light...". World Architecture News. Retrieved 2010-02-07. 
  6. ^ "Recreation, recreation, recreation". World Architecture News. Retrieved 2010-02-07. 
  7. ^ "Bordings Independent School in Copenhagen, Denmark by Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter". Dailytonic. Retrieved 2010-02-07. 
  8. ^ "Community centre Herstedlund / Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter". archdaily. Retrieved 2010-02-07. 
  9. ^ "Arkitekt utsedd för nytt mediehus i centrala Kalmar". Sveriges Arkitekter. Retrieved 2010-03-07. 
  10. ^ "Another level of design...". World Architecture News. Retrieved 2011-12-11. 
  11. ^ "IKEA seeks new Swedish base". World Architecture News. Retrieved 2011-12-11. 
  12. ^ "Så här kommer nya Ekonomihögskolan se ut" (in Swedish). Fastighetstidningen. Retrieved 2013-10-29. 
  13. ^ "Dorte Mandrup Designs Wadden Sea Center for Denmark’s Largest National Park". ArchDaily. Retrieved 2014-11-14. 

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