Pedestrian Connection in Chur, Switzerland, by Esch Sintzel Architects, 2012 [caption id="attachment_6387" align="alignnone" width="509" caption="All photographs by John Hill"][/caption] On a recent trip to Switzerland I was fortunate enough to visit Peter Zumthor's Therme Vals, a masterpiece of light, dark, and water. ...Read More
M.A.X. Museo and Spazio Officina by Durisch + Nolli (2005) and Double Scholastic Gym by Baserga Mozzetti Architetti (2010). Chiasso, a Swiss border-town, can hardly boast of the architectural treasures that neighboring Como, Italy does, but on a recent visit I ...Read More
Löwenbräu-Areal in Zurich, Switzerland by Gigon/Guyer & atelier ww, 2012. Recently I received a press release indicating that "Switzerland’s leading contemporary art organisation, the Kunsthalle Zürich, will open to the public for a preview week between 10 -17 June 2012 in ...Read More
Architectural Concrete in Detail: Four Buildings by Miller & Maranta edited by Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Design and Building Construction Chair Michael Loudon, Florian Kirfel and Daniel Reisch Quart Publishing, 2011 Paperback, 88 pages My initial familiarization with Basel, Switzerland's Miller & Maranta -- the ...Read More
Coverage of Archaeological Ruins of the Abbey of St. Maurice in St. Maurice, Switzerland by Savioz Fabrizze Architectes, 2010. In architecture an interstitial space can be simply defined as the space between two objects, be they buildings, walls, or a floor ...Read More
- Written by John Hill.
- Posted on March 26, 2012.
Blur: The Making of Nothing by Elizabeth Diller and ...Read More
Market Hall in Aarau, Switzerland by Miller & Maranta, 2002. Miller & Maranta's Market Hall in Aarau, Switzerland is notable ...Read More
Chesa Futura in St. Moritz, Switzerland by Norman Foster and Partners. Upon first glance of renderings for the Chesa Futura apartment building in Switzerland's Engadin Valley, ...Read More
Yellow House in Flims, Switzerland by Valerio Ogliati, 1999. Valerio Ogliati's father Rudolph (1910-1995) donated his extensive ...Read More
The Hotel in Lucerne, Switzerland by Jean Nouvel, . The Hotel, a renovation in Lucerne, Switzerland by the French ...Read More