former City Architect of Vejle Municipality, Denmark


Currently teaching town planning at the Aarhus School of Architecture in Denmark, Henrik Stjernholm is an architect and a national and international speaker on Architectural Policy, based on his experience in the Vejle Municipality, first as a city planner and then in different leadership functions, developing the first Architectural Policy which was adopted in a city council in Denmark and in Scandinavia in 1997. During his activity, he has been dealing with master planning for the whole municipality, local urban planning, climate adaptation and sustainable solutions, city strategy, city-branding and policy for architectural development, urban space, urban renewal and strategy and he was responsible for many architectural competitions.


Download the presentation: Architecture policy as a booster of urban development


Download the support materials for the workshop about architecture policies:

Workshop presentation, 14th of June

Arkitektur Politic in Vejle, DK (original)

Architectural Policy of Vejle, DK (google translation)

Bucharest workshop first prize – study tour to Denmark