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Hibou House / Barbora Vokac Taylor Architect

17:00 - 16 February, 2018
Hibou House / Barbora Vokac Taylor Architect, © Scott Norsworthy
© Scott Norsworthy

© Scott Norsworthy © Scott Norsworthy © Scott Norsworthy © Scott Norsworthy + 22

Crematory in Basel / Architekturbüro Garrigues Maurer

03:00 - 9 February, 2018
Crematory in Basel / Architekturbüro Garrigues Maurer, © Rasmus Norlander, Ariel Huber
© Rasmus Norlander, Ariel Huber

© Rasmus Norlander, Ariel Huber © Rasmus Norlander, Ariel Huber © Rasmus Norlander, Ariel Huber © Rasmus Norlander, Ariel Huber + 28

Two-familiy Apartment Houses / Staehelin Meyer Architekten

03:00 - 1 February, 2017
Two-familiy Apartment Houses  / Staehelin Meyer Architekten, © Staehelin Meyer Architekten
© Staehelin Meyer Architekten

© Staehelin Meyer Architekten              © Staehelin Meyer Architekten              © Staehelin Meyer Architekten              © Staehelin Meyer Architekten              + 28

House in Riehen / Reuter Raeber Architects

02:00 - 14 July, 2016
House in Riehen / Reuter Raeber Architects, © Eik Frenzel
© Eik Frenzel

© Eik Frenzel © Eik Frenzel © Eik Frenzel © Eik Frenzel + 16

Herzog & de Meuron Breaks Ground on Public "Bathing Lake" in Riehen

00:00 - 9 April, 2013
Herzog & de Meuron Breaks Ground on Public "Bathing Lake" in Riehen , Courtesy of Herzog & de Meuron
Courtesy of Herzog & de Meuron

In 1979, just a year after founding their practice, Herzog & de Meuron won a competition to design a public swimming pool for the Swiss municipality of Riehen. After developing several unrealized iterations over the following years, the project was put on hold indefinitely in 1982. Twenty-five years later, in 2007, Herzog & de Meuron were commissioned to rethink the project and proposed to abandon the conventional pool concept with its mechanical and chemical water treatment systems in favor of a pool closer to natural condition with biological filtration.