Institut for (x)


The Institute of (X) is an independent cultural and business platform for artists, entrepreneurs and craftsmen working side by side.Located in a former customs building in the district of Godsbanen, a former railway traffic area. It is fficially dedicated by the municipality of Aarhus to become a future culture hub in the very heart of the city.

Institut for (x)
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Project description

City Aarhus (Denmark)
No. of inhabitants  336,4 T
Location centre
Title Institut for (x)
Building Godsbanen / custom house, railway traffic
Address Skovgaardsgade 5c, 8000
Date of origin 1923
Monument not mentioned
Original function public administration
Owner city of Aarhus
Usable space buildings and yard
Kind of contract lease
Tenant Bureau Detours
Date of launch 2009
Temporary function cultural centre, business hub
Pattern stand-in
Architecture typology of temporary
Construction recycling, transport containers
Urbanism ‘temporary experiments for permanent use’
Future park Den Grønne Kile (The Green Wedge)