Herzog & de Meuron
Competition
1996
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Process

The concrete cover of the new roof connects a new building and a historically protected shipbuilding hall and additionally serves as a billboard wall.

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The historic hall as a public space with museum, restaurant and foyer. Audience room and stage of the Zurich Schauspielhaus.

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A model for thinking: the project as a modular construct of various parts.

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Drawings

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Team

Facts

Client
Neue Schauspiel AG, Zürich
Building Data
Gross floor area (GFA): 258'333 sqft, 24'000 sqm
Gross volume (GV): 5'085'316 cbft, 144'000 cbm
Links
www.schauspielhaus.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.

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