Kastanienbaum Twin Houses / Lussi + Halter


Architects: Lussi + Halter -Remo Halter,Thomas Lussi
Location: Kastanienbaum, Luzern, Switzerland
Collaborators: Corina Kriener, Aldo Casanova
Built Area: 618 sqm
Completion: 2011
Photographs: Leonardo Finotti

KKL Luzern Acoustic Upgrade / WSDG

KKL Exterior
KKL Luzern, one of the world’s premium halls, has selected WSDG for its Electro Acoustic Upgrade. The ongoing project to update the systems of the concert hall should be completed in 2012. Read more about the KKL Luzern and the acoustic upgrade being performed by the architectural acoustics team WSDG after the break.

Luzern Stadtarchiv / XTEN Architecture


The Luzern Stadtarchive is conceived as a marker in the landscape. ‘s entry for a library competition in the design was driven by orienting the public areas to the landscape, the site topography and adjacent mountains.

Architects: XTEN Architecture
Location: Luzern, Switzerland
Principals: Monika Haefelfinger & Austin Kelly
Project Team: Scott Utterstrom, Jae Rodriguez, Tina Rothermund, Annie Ritz, Qichen Cao
Project Area: 4,750 sqm
Renderings: Courtesy of XTEN Architecture