This week the Danish and Finnish offices came together for a road trip to the Danish West Coast, with a stop at the new forest tower Camp Adventure in Næstved and a swing by Herning to see the great monument of the Geometrical Gardens and Heart - Museum of Contemporary Art....

We had the first user-involvement meeting this week for our courtyard project at Beethovensvej Housing Block. It was great to meet the residents for a chat about the future of their common space. There were a lot of references, ideas, and wishes on the table on how to make the space more usable, green, fun and enjoyable. The process was quite rewarding, and we can’t wait to start sketching!...

Borgå is one of Finland's oldest cities from 1300. The city is divided into an old middle age town and a newer empire town built after 1840. Borgå Torg was established as a part of the new empire town, where the residents of the city had an influence on how the city should develop. The plan consisted of several parks and recreation areas. The city bloomed and the cultural and sport life was very lively....

During the past weeks, we have gathered material and written text for some of our favorite projects. All with the aim to get MASU Planning on Landezine. This Friday we can announce that the first project is up on the website – our revitalization of Fanø Bad....

With a focus on seasonal changes, we have created a new courtyard for Bernard Bangs Allé 17. A luxuriant garden characterized by perennial grasses and climbers with a sprinkle of color. The garden is established on deck and is small but filled with quality materials and planting to stimulate the senses....

We are starting up 2nd phase of Skousbo Climate Neighbourhood. We have finished the first subregion of Skousbo which lead to a successful sale of the building plots! We are happy to continue the same sustainable drainage system principles (SUDS) as the first phase with visible drainage of the area. Through canals and ditches, the water is lead out to the landscape creating recreative values for the area and citizens....

We are excited to welcome Karin Karltun to our team in Copenhagen. Karin is studying landscape architecture at SLU Alnarp. During her internship at MASU, she will work on a wide range of assignment, both competitions and detailing. As a start, she will help figure out a planting scheme for our masterplan of Birkebjerg housing area...

How do you make a transition from a city center to a network of woodlands and gardens? Together with AOA Architects, we are exploring the different scales of transition. With a snake-shape, the building is seeking to elegantly respond to the existing conditions whilst creating a series of different, semi-enclosed spaces....

The new Sports and Culture Campus Aarhus has received extra funding from Realdania - to fund a comprehensive user-involvement process. The new campus is a part of an ambitious plan for revitalizing Gellerupparken. ...