The SJA – The “Gang school” by JDS Architects achieves by a set of straightforward strategies to convert an industrial building into a cheerful playing field.
SJA – The “Gang School” technical information
- Architects: JDS Architects
- Type: Educational / School, Youth House
- Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
- Area: 2.000 m2
- Client: Sjakket, Realdania
- Material: Steel & Bricks (industrial restoration)
- Project year: 2007
Believe in progress rather than blind obedience to rules that force architecture into a straitjacket. Dare to take risks and challenge the status quo to avoid contributing to banality and conformity.
– JDS Architects
The Gang School Photographs
About JDS Architects
JDS is a multidisciplinary office that focuses on architecture and design, from large-scale planning to urban furniture. The office is fueled by talented designers, architects, technicians, and thinkers that jointly develop projects from early sketches to on-site supervision. All of which, independent of scale, outlines an approach that is affirmatively social in its outcome, enthusiastic in its ambition and rigorous in its process.