Herzog & de Meuron

Vitra Schaudepot . Weil am Rhein

herzog & de meuron . vitra schaudepot . weil am rhein (1)

Herzog & de Meuron . photos: Julien Lanoo © Vitra Design Museum . + architecturelab

On Friday, 3 June 2016, the Vitra Schaudepot on the Vitra Campus will open its doors to the public. The visible storage facility designed by Herzog & de Meuron will present a cross-section of the Vitra Design Museum’s extensive collection of furniture and lighting. This display of over 400 objects also provides a comprehensive introduction to the history of furniture design. Smaller temporary exhibitions on themes related to the collection will complement the presentation of the museum’s holdings. The collection of the Vitra Desing Museum is one of the most important of furniture design in the world. It comprises over 7’000 pieces of furniture, 1’000 lightings, several archives and the private estates of Charles and Ray Eames, Verner Panton and Alexander Girard. Continue reading Herzog & de Meuron


Soria . del Río . Urquízar

WE ARE all old Albaicín . Granada

Soria . del Río . Urquízar . WE ARE all old Albaicín . Granada (1)

design team: Carlos Soria Vallecillo . Federico del Río Molina . Ernesto Urquízar Quesada

Architecture is not just a sort of discipline searching for a correct design but a way of solving real society problems through a cultural identity. This way, thanks to this ICCC competition we are trying to solve several problems which have been taking places in our city, Granada, specifically in the most well-known historical neighbourhood, the Albaicín. Continue reading Soria . del Río . Urquízar