Michál Cohen’s inspiration: Hellerup School

Michál Cohen stands at the centre of the school —a large roof-lit stairway atrium. Lots of different activities take place here, including teaching,  assemblies and socialising. Students and teachers change into indoor shoes once inside the school so they

Michál Cohen of Walters & Cohen Architects explains why this Copenhagen school, built only eight years ago, transformed her notions of what a school could be like, and tells how she has fared trying to introduce its ideas to British clients

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