Herzog & de Meuron
Project
1994
Realization
1994-1996
131_CP_0209_701_MS
131_CP_0209_701_MS
131_CP_0209_702_MS
131_CP_0209_702_MS
131_CP_0209_700_MS
131_CP_0209_700_MS

Drawings

131_DR_0008_500_site
131_DR_0008_500_site
131_DR_0008_501_EG
131_DR_0008_501_EG
131_DR_0008_502_OG-2
131_DR_0008_502_OG-2

Team

Facts

Client
Christoph Merian Stiftung, Basel
Planning
Construction Management: Herzog & de Meuron, Basel, Switzerland
Structural Engineering: Ingenieurbüro Helmut Pauli, Basel, Switzerland
Electrical Engineering: K.Keller, Kelplan, Therwil, Switzerland
HVAC Engineering: Urs Grossbacher, Therwil, Switzerland
Landscape Design: Kienast: Vogt Partner, Zurich, Switzerland
Specialist / Consulting
Facade Consultant : Philippe Petignat, Gerber-Vogt AG, Basel, Switzerland
Silkscreen on Polycarbonate Panels: Marc Weidmann, Oberwil, Switzerland
Building Data
Site Area: 1'679 sqft, 156 sqm
Gross floor area (GFA): 6'189 sqft, 575 sqm
Gross volume (GV): 68'616 cbft, 1'943 cbm
Links
www.cartoonmuseum.ch

Bibliography

Gerhard Mack, Herzog & de Meuron: “Herzog & de Meuron 1992-1996. The Complete Works. Volume 3.” Edited by: Gerhard Mack. Chinese ed. Beijing, China Architecture & Building Press, 2010. Vol. No. 3.

Fernando Márquez Cecilia, Richard Levene (Eds.): “El Croquis. Herzog & de Meuron 1981-2000. Between the Face and the Landscape. The Cunning of Cosmetics. Entre el Rostro y el Paisaje. La Astucia de la Cosmética.” 2nd adv. and rev. ed. Vol. No. 60+84, Madrid, El Croquis, 2005.

Nobuyuki Yoshida (Ed.): “Architecture and Urbanism. Herzog & de Meuron 1978-2002.” Tokyo, A+U Publishing Co., Ltd., 02.2002.

Wilfried Wang: “Herzog & de Meuron.” 3rd adv. and rev. ed. Basel / Boston / Berlin, Birkhäuser, 1998. (= Studiopaperback).

Lutz Windhöfel: “Klein, aber fein. Das neue Karikatur & Cartoon Museum von Herzog & de Meuron.” In: Christoph Merian Stiftung (Ed.). “Basler Stadtbuch 1996. Ausgabe 1997.” Basel, Christoph Merian, 1997. pp. 184-185.