11 Jun

Faceted concrete bridge by 2b Architectes links a metro station with a forest


This concrete footbridge spans a road in Lausanne, Switzerland, to connect a metro station with the …

16 May

Wood in the Sky / group8


Architects: group8 Location: Rue Daubin 25, 1203 Genève, Switzerland Year: 2012 Photographs: Régis Gola From …

13 May

Berrel Berrel Kräutler Wins Competition to Expand WHO’s Geneva Headquarters


Berrel Berrel Kräutler has won the World Health Organization’s (WHO) two-stage international design competition to expand its headquarters in …

13 May

Refurbishment Viaduct Arches / EM2N


Architects: EM2N Location: 8005 Zurich, Switzerland Area: 9008.0 sqm Year: 2010 Photographs: Roger Frei , …

29 Apr

SFH brunnadern by Markus Alder Architekten GmbH in St.Gallen


Unemployed relatives of the owners, carpenters from eastern Germany, were to help in the realiza-tion …

28 Apr

Helvetia Commissions Herzog & de Meuron to Extend Headquarters


Herzog & de Meuron has been commissioned to design the fourth and final extension to …

25 Apr

localarchitecture cascades house in confignon down orchard landscape


the volume is formed by three angular units that shift down the landscape, varying in …

08 Apr

Swiss Firm Offers Bubbly Shelter to Bus Travelers


As of late bus stops are proving to be unexpectedly fertile grounds for architectural innovation. …

03 Apr

Richter Dahl Rocha Develops Innovative Façade for SwissTech Convention Center


Richter Dahl Rocha & Associés’ ”ultramodern” SwissTech Convention Center opened its doors today. Housing a 3,000-seat modular …

02 Apr

Wooden pavilion by Ramser Schmid Architekten built beside Swiss library


This wooden pavilion with a protruding canopy was designed by Ramser Schmid Architekten to offer …