Commemorating Christian Frederik Møller

Commemorating Christian Frederik Møller - C.F. Møller. Photo: C.F. Møller Architects

31.10.2018 | Today, October 31st 2018, we can celebrate our founder's 120th birthday.

 

Christian Frederik Møller was born in 1898 in Skanderborg, Denmark.

Having completed his education as a mason, he was admitted to The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, from which he graduated in 1925.


However, already the year before, in 1924, he founded his architectural practice in Copenhagen, the practice that today is our workplace and the framework for the creation of countless beautiful buildings.

 

C. F. Møller did not see himself as an artist but as a master builder. Economy and workmanship were just as important elements as aesthetics.


Our core values can all be read back in the culture that he and many skilled colleagues have shaped over time, where passion and professionalism coupled with the desire to bring innovation and tradition together in the creation of architecture of high international quality.

 

Until his death on November 5th 1988, C.F. Moller was an active part of the daily office life, and he has created an invaluable treasury and inspiring foundation for our work - our modern heritage.

 

Let's send a kind thought to the old master.

 

Brick on brick on brick for generations - we build and create to improve life for people and planet.

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Live from Copenhagen International School

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15.11.2018 | C.F. Møller Architects win two awards and a honorable mention from the Architecture Masterprize 2018, Los Angeles.

Danish Event - Skoler for fremtiden

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Double sustainability win for CI

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Maersk Tower nominated for EU Mies Award 2019

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Commemorating Christian Frederik Møller

31.10.2018 | Today, October 31st 2018, we can celebrate our founder's 120th birthday.

Opening of hospital project in Bergen

19.10.2018 | A new extension to Haraldplass Hospital is being opened in Bergen on 23rd October. The project has been designed by C.F. Møller Architects and is characterised by two atria that deliver plenty of daylight and eliminate traditional long corridors.

New office space in London

17.10.2018 | C.F. Møller Architects’ London branch has grown out of the office at Metropolitan Wharf and is moving into a bigger space at Shoreditch in London October 22.

Participates in digital development project

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Transformation of Aarhus Municipality Hospit

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‘Hjertet i Ikast’ official opening

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Maersk Tower wins Iconic Award 2018

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New project for German University

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29.6.2018 | Together, C.F. Møller Architects and Tyréns make up one of three teams in the competition for Business Centre Trelleborg. The assessment will result in a compilation of good ideas from all three proposals – ideas that can be built on. The compilation will form the basis for continued work and discussion, which in turn will lead to a physical structural plan for the area.

New win in Germany

28.6.2018 | C.F. Møller Architects have won an international competition for a new train station development in Altona, Hamburg. The proposal looks to act as a visionary landmark and an urban catalyst, both for the northern district of Altona’s development and the wider city of Hamburg.

Maersk Tower wins Sustainable Award

20.6.2018 | The International Sustainable Campus Network awards the Maersk Tower by C.F. Møller Architects in the category ‘Building and Innovative Infrastructure’.
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