The Vice Guide to Copenhagen
“The Vice Guide to Copenhagen” goes beyond designer chairs, tourist maps and royal gardens to get closer to the beating heart of the Danish capital.
VICE Guide to Copenhagen - Sydhavnen
In the Copenhagen neighbourhood of Sydhavnen, we meet artist and activist Haitham, living a life free of work obligations, rent checks and bank accounts in an attempt to distance himself from conventional society.
VICE Guide to Copenhagen - Vesterbro
We visit Warehouse9 in Vesterbro’s meatpacking district where queer activists are building a safe space and arts venue for the LGBTQI community.
VICE Guide to Copenhagen - Refshaleøen
From the freewheelin bar Baby Baby, which builds water slides instead of power supplies, to progressive gourmet restaurant Amass, we meet the people who are taking over this abandoned industrial island.
VICE Guide to Copenhagen - Nordhavn
We talk to Thomas Dambo, who calls himself a “recycle art activist”, about how he sources materials and inspiration in his neighbourhood Nordhavn in Copenhagen.
VICE Guide to Copenhagen - Nørrebro
Pardis Pourahmad, a local activist who came to Denmark from Iran, has built her bar Kimia as a safe space for women who want to party and dance without the fear of prying eyes or sexual harassment. We follow Pardis and her friends around Nørrebro and hear