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ip company / cp architektur

  • 01:00 - 15 January, 2014
ip company / cp architektur
ip company  / cp architektur, © Christian Prasser
© Christian Prasser

© Christian Prasser © Christian Prasser © Christian Prasser © Christian Prasser + 12

  • Project manager

    Johanna Maria Priebe (Frontage / Site area), Susanne Binder (Showroom)
  • Interior designer

    Christian Prasser
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Floor Plan
Floor Plan

Text description provided by the architects. A cohesive overall concept for a showroom, office and outdoor area was devised for the door and window manufacturer ip company®. 

© Christian Prasser
© Christian Prasser

One of the main requirements was that the existing building structure should remain as unchanged as possible. To meet this requirement a façade using modern materials was placed in front of the building.

© Christian Prasser
© Christian Prasser

The first design task was to model the façade. Oblique cut outs were inserted in it to define the window zones and to achieve a greater dynamic effect. The façade was made with Promeda boards with brown chestnut veneer décor.

© Christian Prasser
© Christian Prasser

The different window and door constructions were shown on four wall panels in the simple and elegant showroom. The view of the production space from the showroom established a further connection with the manufacturer.


Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "ip company / cp architektur" 15 Jan 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/466930/ip-company-cp-architektur/> ISSN 0719-8884