Zaha Hadid Architects and their team of contributors have created the ‘Behaviour Morphe’: An art installation where light is projected onto the façade of the city’s Baroque castle mapping the building for the 2017 Schlosslichtspiele Festival in Karlsruhe, Germany.
New energy storage tower for Stadtwerke Heidelberg (SWH), Germany, groundbreaking news. Energy created by solar and wind to heat up the water for an extensive regional heating network. LAVA’s design transforms new water tank into a dynamic sculpture, a city icon.
Design: David Chipperfield Architects Berlin
The Adolf Würth company is one of the world’s largest retailers of assembly and fastening materials, with its headquarters situated near the town of Künzelsau, in southern Germany.
Bauhaus Building, Dessau, Germany – revered Dessau structure designed by architect Walter Gropius one of twelve recipients of Getty Foundation’s Keeping It Modern Grants, architectural conservation grants dedicated to significant 20th century buildings.
Design: TCHOBAN VOSS Architekten
In June 2017 the worldwide highest-performance test centre for large scale bearings opened in Schweinfurt. The new Sven Wingquist Test Centre is situated in the south of the city and completes the SKF competence centre as the final element.
The new company headquarters of Continental consolidates all the facilities formerly spread across the city in one location, simultaneously marking the eastern approach to Hanover, the capital of Lower Saxony.
Design: Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects
The new educational facility points to a more holistic understanding of learning and science and signals a humanistic approach focusing on the human scale. The C.A.R.L. is centrally located at the meeting point of Campus Mitte and Campus West.
Architecture collective Ciudad Abierta de Ritoque + Chilean artist Cecilia Vicuña participate in documenta 14. Documenta, now in its 14th edition, consists of two venues: Athens, Greece and Kassel, Germany where it originated sixty years ago.
“Solar Architecture is not about fashion – it is about survival”
Lord Norman Foster
“The sun doesn‘t send us a bill – the energy revolution is possible.”
German journalist and activist Franz Alt
KCAP present development vision for the Patrick-Henry-Village (PHV) in Heidelberg, Germany. PHV is the largest conversion area in Heidelberg, set to become a model for the ‘knowledge city of tomorrow‘.
As part of the new transnational tram line crossing the Rhine river from Strasbourg, France into Kehl, Germany, J.MAYER.H designed bus and tram stops in Kehl as sculptural compositions based on organic shaped discs.
Design: Herrmanns Architekten
The curved building for a new kindergarten is to be erected as a wooden structure with a form-work of vertical wood panels.
Design: Falkenberg Innenarchitektur
The House Rheder has become a place of retreat, a building that deliberately withdraws and allows the surrounding landscape to present itself to the full.