Curated by Paula Pintos
SWIMMING POOL • STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN
Architects : AIX Arkitekter
Area : 2000 m²
Year : 2020
Photographs : Mikael Olsson, Antonius van Arkel
Manufacturers : AutoDesk, Cembrit, Höganäs, Moelven, Ecophon, KnaufDanogips
Lead Architect : Robert Petrén
Design Team : Richard Kavall, Valentino Barbu, Mirja Henriksson, Tomas Rosén, Klara Dagnäs.
Accebility : AIX Arkitekter : Anne Lagerheim
Landscape : LAND Arkitektur
Clients : Stockholm City
Structure : KE Gruppen
Engineering : Projektengagemang, Sweco System
Kitchen Consultant : Storköksbyrån I Stockholm
Environment : WSP
Fire : Bengt Dahlgren
Contractor : COBAB
City : Stockholm
Country : Sweden
Textual content description supplied by the architects. A brand new outside swimming pool with the purpose of accelerating swimming abilities within the Järva space in Stockholm and creating an inclusive assembly place for everyone. The swimming pools comprise two observe swimming pools, a swimming pool, and a youngsters’s pool and splash part. As well as, there are altering rooms, workers rooms, expertise buildings, and a restaurant. The swimming pools are a fee by the town of Stockholm, located subsequent to Eggeby farm, which can be owned by the town of Stockholm. The realm referred to as Järvafältet is a cultural reserve so an important emphasis has been positioned on creating an architecture that in scale and type naturally matches into the setting.
On the similar time, we wish to create a building of a public nature that clearly differs from the encompassing farm buildings when it comes to, amongst different issues, materiality. Conserving the deal with transparency for the workers, equality, and security for the customers has been essential through the design course of, which befell in shut dialogue with the consumer. Plans for an out of doors swimming pool at Järvafältet have existed for the reason that 70s when the development of the million applications started. It was throughout this time interval that the districts Tensta, Rinkeby, Akalla, Husby, and Kista emerged. Within the districts round Järvafältet dwell many socio-economically weak teams with low incomes and excessive illness charges.
The districts’ common revenue is among the many lowest in the entire of Stockholm, which signifies that the kids and younger individuals who dwell round Järvafältet have few alternatives to take part in varied leisure actions, journey away through the college holidays, and study to swim. We’re very completely happy to work with and notice this undertaking, which we consider will make an enormous distinction for the residents within the districts round Järvafältet. Within the undertaking, we collaborate with LAND panorama architects.