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Sixth & Blanco . Austin

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The Sixth & Blanco project in Austin, Texas encompasses a full city block of mixed-use, infill development in the Sixth & Blanco Street district. Adjacent to downtown and the Colorado river, the project’s location – combined with the existing vernacular store fronts, notable restaurants, stores, galleries, generous tree-lined streets, and the walkable character of the surrounding Clarksville neighborhood – have made it one of Austin’s most desirable districts. Continue reading Herzog & de Meuron

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Roche Bau 2 . Basel

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Opening of Roche Bau 2 (Building 2). With its 50 floors and a height of 205m, it is the tallest building in Switzerland. Alongside Bau 1, the pair of towers have become a prominent fixture in Basel’s urban fabric. After a construction period of 5 years, Bau 2 was successfully completed in 2021, with today marking its official inauguration. As a high-rise building, Bau 2 is a workplace with views over Basel and the surrounding landscape. Continue reading herzog & de meuron

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St Jakob Park Stadium . Basel

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St Jakob Park Stadium, the home of FC Basel, originally designed by Herzog & de Meuron and completed in 2002, is getting an update to extend its lifespan and improve resiliency in the years ahead. A comprehensive modernization of the stadium is planned, with an expansive photo-voltaic roof – in German, ‘ein grosses Dach für alle’, or ‘one big roof for everyone’ – replacing the original façade while providing a new identity for the stadium. Further measures will focus on a sustainable renovation concept that restructures access, expands the concourses and improves hospitality offers, optimizes security and enhances user experience maintaining the value of the existing building. Continue reading Herzog & de Meuron

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ALBA Haus . Allschwil

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The ALBA Haus – a new hub for entrepreneurship and innovation – is now being built on an area of more than 14’000 square meters at BaseLink. Here, aspiring talents and start-ups can exchange ideas with established companies from the life sciences and biotech cluster. The new building is designed to create an open culture of innovation and an inspiring environment to gain scientific knowledge and successfully develop new products and processes. Moderated platforms and meeting points for the health and life sciences industry will create a unique ecosystem in the Basel region. Continue reading Herzog & de Meuron

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Royal College of Art . London

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The Royal College of Art campus in Battersea delivers a formula for education, research, and entrepreneurship that explores the creative possibilities at the intersection of science, the arts, and design. It is a flexible architectural solution that adapts to the constantly changing programmes of teaching and research at this 185-year-old institution, with the aim to unite and strengthen the culture of design innovation and entrepreneurialism at the Royal College of Art (RCA). Continue reading Herzog & de Meuron