We aim to produce architecture that is powerful and personal, architecture with the capability of developing its own character. As a result our projects may polarize the public, which is fine with us. One may love or hate our architecture, but one should never be left indifferent.
As post-idealistic children of the 1968-generation, we do not recognise a single great truth, but find in the fractures of real¬ity a ground in which to anchor architecture. This is the radicalism that we derived from Venturi’s ‘both-and’ principle. But both-and should not be mistaken as being arbitrary or indecisive. Behind and within it lies the problematic recognition of equitable values, and a longing for an architecture that renounces all dogma, opening itself to the freedom of possibility.
Employees
70
Founded
1997
Specialization
Architecture
Urban Planning
Partners
Mathias Müller
Daniel Niggli
Associates
Bernd Druffel
Fabian Hörmann
Björn Rimner
Gerry Schwyter
Christof Zollinger