Architect Dorte Mandrup designs stunning structures that integrate seamlessly into their environment. Her self-described “irreplaceable places” are exactly that: entirely unique designs that have found their way into some of the most breath-taking places in nature. This week on the My Modern Met Top Artist Podcast, we interview Dorte Mandrup about those irreplaceable places, from concept development to final designs. Dorte discusses her role as a leader in the design field, where she’s actively pursuing more gender equality in the male-dominated architecture industry, and goes on to answer your listener questions, sharing where she noticed room for improvement with younger architects. Dorte’s story demonstrates how one can succeed against overwhelming bias, and, ultimately, help create some of the most innovative and thought-provoking architecture on the planet. Follow Dorte's work on her website, Instagram, and Facebook. Did you know that we're on YouTube? Watch your favorite episode now!
Follow us on Instagram to see some of the visuals we talked about in today's episode.
We want to hear from you! Leave us a listener voicemail and subscribe to our newsletter so you can submit questions for upcoming interviews. You'll find everything on podcast.mymodernmet.com.
Want to support the artists we feature and the podcast? Check out books by our guests on the Top Artist Bookstore.
My Modern Met Store is offering a special discount for Top Artist listeners. Get a 10% discount on our entire curated selection of creative products when you enter the code TOPARTIST10 at checkout.
Read more about Dorte's work and the projects we discuss:
Whale-Shaped Marine Observatory Will Offer Visitors a Fascinating Look Under the Sea
Rocky "Whale" Emerges in the Arctic Circle Blending Architecture and Environment
Architects Reveal New Images of "The Whale" Museum in Arctic Circle