Herzog & de Meuron
Project
1996
Realization
1998-2000
142_CP_0106_709_MS
142_CP_0106_709_MS
142_CP_0106_706_MS
142_CP_0106_706_MS

Process

Earlier a hotel marked the edge of the block perimeter.

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142_SI_9905_501

Façade facing the courtyard; the rear building was part of the ensemble of buildings in the interior of the block and was only redesigned in the interior. When the sun blinds are closed, the building with offices and apartments has the elegant flow of a textile mass.

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142_CP_0106_711_MS
142_CP_0106_701_MS
142_CP_0106_701_MS
142_CP_0106_735_MS
142_CP_0106_735_MS
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142_CP_0106_736_MS

The bronze guide rails suggest a vertical movement. Basalt floors and black-tinted exposed concrete in the stairway.

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142_CP_0106_717_MS
142_CP_0106_726_MS
142_CP_0106_726_MS
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142_CP_0106_728_MS

Drawings

142_DR_0202_PUB_SIT
142_DR_0202_PUB_SIT
142_DR_020201_EGS
142_DR_020201_EGS
142_DR_020201_NGS
142_DR_020201_NGS
142_DT_000801_18P
142_DT_000801_18P

Team

Facts

Client
Geschwister Holy GdBR, Germany
Planning
Partner Architect: J. Jürke Architekt, Munich, Germany
Construction Management: J. Jürke Architekt, Munich, Germany
Structural Engineering: Stegerer und Zuber + Partner, Munich, Germany
Plumbing Engineering: Hausladen GmbH, Munich, Germany
Electrical Engineering: Hausladen GmbH, Munich, Germany
Landscape Design: Burger und Tischen, Munich, Germany
Specialist / Consulting
Parking System: Coolens Baumanagement, Leonberg, Germany
Building Data
Site Area: 7'976 sqft, 741 sqm
Gross floor area (GFA): 33'669 sqft, 3'128 sqm
Footprint: 5'446 sqft, 506 sqm
Gross volume (GV): 343'082 cbft, 9'715 cbm

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 1998-2002. La Naturaleza del Artificio. The Nature of Artifice.” Vol. No. 109/110, Madrid, El Croquis, 2002.

Hubertus Adam: “Metamorphosen. Herzog & de Meurons Bürogebäude in der Münchner Herrnstrasse.” In: Bayerische Architektenkammer (Ed.). “Architektur Jahrbuch Bayern 2001.” Munich, Georg D.W. Callwey GmbH, 2001. pp. 44-47.

Location