// arthitectural / Söhne & Partner Architekten
  • The main idea of the design is to push the individual traffic from the square and to create a large, inviting space. Hans-Gasser-Platz is opened and invites people to stroll, relax and meet up. Through this opening an important, flexible space is designed and functions as the perfect spot for day markets and the traditional […]


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  • To include the building complex very naturally into the environment, it is placed on different landscape levels. The use of typical colours and patterns does not only help to fit the complex into the natural landscape, it also refers to the already existing UPC building. One of the consistent and central points of the whole […]


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Seedörfl is a small collection of houses, the surrounding landscape is flat. To the northeast the federal highway B16 cuts through the fields. The two-storey folded volume of the building with its projecting snout, bedrooms on the first floor and striking perforated bands along the façade looks like a built logo. The large asphalted approach, […]


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The path of life, a constant relationship between ones past, present & future. Memories are frozen in a pictorial or artefact time line, ever present in the creation of the ‘memory lane’ architectural-interior-functional-psychological element along the corridor. The present is represented by the living areas consisting of the kitchen-living-dining; bright spaces full of light. The […]


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Project background:   North Presbyterian Church houses a unique congregation in urban Cleveland. With dwindling or relocated congregations, urban churches from a variety of denominations (including Presbyterian) are being closed and decommissioned at a staggering rate within Cleveland’s urban core. With a congregation from diverse socioeconomic and spiritual backgrounds, North Church has fought to continue […]


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BIG wins an invited competition to renovate and extend an existing 1960’s concrete warehouse situated in a Basel industrial district which is being transformed into an alternative Arts District. Located in Basel’s upcoming Dreispitz neighborhood, which is envisioned as an attractive and inviting urban quarter in Herzog de Meuron’s master plan from 2003, the existing […]


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