Bengt Lindroos

Bengt Ingmar Lindroos (22 September 1918 – 22 August 2010) was a Swedish architect.

Bengt Lindroos
The writers of Blandaren, a student humour magazine from the Royal Institute of Technology, in 1943 with Lindroos as the third from the left.
Born
Bengt Ingmar Lindroos

22 September 1918
DiedAugust 22, 2010(2010-08-22) (aged 91)
NationalitySwedish
Alma materRoyal Institute of Technology
OccupationArchitect
AwardsKasper Salin Prize
BuildingsKaknästornet, Hammarbytornet, Söderledskyrkan

Lindroos started drafting houses for a local builder at the age of 17 years and received his formal education at the Royal Institute of Technology from 1942-45.

After being employed by Sven Markelius, he opened an office together with Hans Borgström in 1954.[1] He designed the Kaknästornet television tower in 1967. He was awarded the Prince Eugen Medal in 1983.[2]

He designed in the 1986 Kasper Salin Prize-winning building block Kvarteret Drottningen. He also designed the prize of the competition.[3]