Malmö Live

Malmö, Sweden 2015

Malmö Live is a 54,000 square metre complex that combines a concert hall, a congress centre and a hotel complex. Located in Universitetsholme, it consists of twisted cubic volumes covered in glazed tiles, which appear as one architectonic sculpture.

The design of Malmö Live is in the modern Scandinavian tradition. It is focused on clear, functional organisation and offers an accessible, open ground floor layout. Furthermore, the mutual composition of the three elements sets a tone that reflects the building’s musicality.

Hallingdal is used in the concert hall. Dawn is utilised for curtains, as is Daybreak in a custom colour. Bed covers are made from Haze. Desk chairs are upholstered in Remix 2 in a colourway that precisely corresponds with the colours of the hotel rooms. In addition, Clara is used for bed covers, cushions and Moroso chairs. East, a Danskina rug also plays a role.

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