Architect, Founder @ 3XN - Denmark

Kim Herforth Nielsen

Architect MAA/RIBA, Kim H. Nielsen is Founder and Principal of 3XN. Since the start of the company in 1986, Kim H. Nielsen has been the creative driving force behind 3XN. He functions as the creative director and has overall responsibility for the architectural quality of 3XN is work from the idea to the final result. Working closely with the Competition Department, Kim directs the group with a high degree of personal involvement in each project.

Kim Herforth Nielsen has been involved in all of the practice is major projects, including the Quay Quarter Tower in Sydney, Copenhagen Arena, the aquarium The Blue Planet, Museum of Liverpool, ÿrestad College in Copenhagen, Muziekgebouw Concert Hall in Amsterdam, IOC Headquarters in Lausanne, and the UN City HQ in Copenhagen and many more.
Kim H. Nielsen is often called upon as a jury member in International architectural competitions and as a lecturer at art academies and universities around the world. From 2014-2017 Kim was appointed chairman of architecture committee at Danish Arts Foundation.