Stig L. Andersson
Stig L. Andersson (born 30 March 1957) is a Danish landscape architect, founder and Creative Director of Copenhagen-based SLA which has developed into an interdisciplinary organisation working with landscape, urban spaces and urban planning.
Stig L. Andersson studied landscape architecture at the School of Architecture at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts from 1981 to 1986. Following his graduation, he travelled to Japan on a Japanese scholarship. After first embarking on an academic career, working as an assistant professor from 1985 to 1991, he set up his own practice in 1994. In 2002 it was the first office to be awarded the international landscape architecture magazine Topos's European Landscape Award in recognition of its focus on sensory urban spaces.
- Glostrup Rådhuspark (1997–2000)
- Hillerød Bibliotek og Videnscenter (1999–2001)
- Frederikssund Havneplads (1999–2002)
- Trylleskoven masterplan, Solrød (planlagt 2004)
- Valby Idrætspark (2005–06)
- Frederiksberg Central Sqyares, Frederiksberg, Copenhagen (2006)
- Sønder Boulevard, Copenhagen (2007)
- Elephant House (with Foster and partners), Copenhagen Zoo, Copenhagen (2008)
- SEB Bank (with Lundgaard & Tranberg), Copenhagen (2010)
- Student district (with C. F. Møller Architects, Odense, Denmark (competition win, 2009)
- Panum Institute extension (with C. F. Møller Architects, Copenhagen (competition win, 2010)
- Malmö Concert Hall and Conference Centre, Malmö, Sweden (competition win, 2010)
- Cultural Centre (with MVRDF and Adept), Frederiksberg, Copenhagen (competition win, 2010)
- Brattørkaia, Trondheim, Norway (competition win, 2011)
- Herlev Hospital extension (with Henning Larsen Architects), Herlev Copenhagen (competition win, 2011)
- Novo Nordisk headquarters (with Henning Larsen Architects, Glostrup, Copenhagen (2011)
- European Spallation Source, Lund, Sweden (competition win, February 2013)
- Appointed Fellow of the Association of Danish Landscape Architects (DL). 1990
- Appointed Member of the Danish Advisory Board for the State in Artistic Matters, Committee for Clerical Art (Akademiraadets Udvalg for Kirkekunst). Since 1992
- Board Member of the Danish Road Directorate's Committee for the Future (Vejdirektoratets fremtidsudvalg). 2000–2002
- Appointed Fellow of the Danish Artists movement 'Kammeraterne', Free Exhibition's Building for Danish Artists (Den Frie Udstillingsbygning). Since 2006
- Appointed Fellow of the Danish Advisory Board for the State in Artistic Matters (Akademiraadet, Det Kongelige Akademi for de Skønne Kunster). Member of the Committee for Ecclesiastical Art 2002–2007. Chairman of the Section for Architecture 2007–2010.
- Appointed Editorial Board Member of the European Foundation for Landscape Architecture’s yearbook. 2005
- "Stig L. Andersson" (in Danish). Gyldendal. Retrieved 2011-09-21.
- "David Skinner Memorial Lecture 2011: Stig L. Andersson, Landscape". Scottisharchitecture.com. Retrieved 2011-09-21.
- "Master Gardens". China Daily. Retrieved 2012-07-28.
- "Student city set for Odense". World Architecture News. Retrieved 2011-08-21.
- "Onwards and upwards". World Architecture News. Retrieved 2010-12-02.
- "Harmony reached at Counterpoint". World Architecture News. Retrieved 2010-05-23.
- "Healthy and active living". World Architecture News. Retrieved 2011-08-21.
- "Slik blir uterommene der byen møter fjorden!" (in Norwegian). Trondheim Kommune. Retrieved 2011-09-20.
- "SLA & Henning Larsen Architects’ Healing Architecture Wins in Herlev, Denmark". Urban Choeography. Retrieved 2011-08-21.
- "HLA on an upward spiral". World Architecture News. Retrieved 2011-08-21.
- "Mega facility for neutron-based research". World Architecture News. Retrieved 2013-02-28.
- "CV". SLA. Retrieved 2011-09-21.
- "Gross Max pick up European landscape award". Urban Realm. Retrieved 2011-09-21.
- "Nykredit Architecture Prize". Nykredit website (in Danish). Copenhagen, Denmark: Nykredit Holding A/S. 2013. Retrieved 30 November 2013.
- Stig L. Andersson on Abu Dabi television