Herzog & de Meuron
Project
1998–1999
Realization
2002–2003
Redesign Foyer
2022-2023
153_CP_0311_701_MS
153_CP_0311_701_MS
153-2_CP_2308_108
153-2_CP_2308_108
153-2_CP_2308_114
153-2_CP_2308_114
153_CP_0311_713_MS_U
153_CP_0311_713_MS_U
153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_4
153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_4
153_CP_0311_722_MS_U
153_CP_0311_722_MS_U
153_CP_0311_712_MS_U
153_CP_0311_712_MS_U
153_CP_0311_714_MS_U
153_CP_0311_714_MS_U
153_CP_0311_710_MS_U
153_CP_0311_710_MS_U
153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_16
153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_16
153_CP_0310_712_HrHe
153_CP_0310_712_HrHe
153_CP_0311_734_MS_U
153_CP_0311_734_MS_U
153_CP_0311_729_MS_U
153_CP_0311_729_MS_U
153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_15
153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_15
153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_2
153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_2

Foyer

153-2_CP_2308_105
153-2_CP_2308_105
153-2_CP_2308_113
153-2_CP_2308_113
153-2_CP_2308_112
153-2_CP_2308_112

Process

153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_14
153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_14
153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_13
153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_13
153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_10
153_CP_0602_ELC-129-130_AARAU_10
153_CO_0203_006_WTPschalung
153_CO_0203_006_WTPschalung
153_CO_0309_006
153_CO_0309_006

Drawings

153_CI_0106_028_Sit_300
153_CI_0106_028_Sit_300
153_DR_0309_Nr008_Sit200
153_DR_0309_Nr008_Sit200
153_DR_0409_513_UG
153_DR_0409_513_UG
153_DR_0409_500_EG
153_DR_0409_500_EG
153-2_DR_2308_004_Grundriss_Foyer
153-2_DR_2308_004_Grundriss_Foyer
153_DR_0409_508_OG
153_DR_0409_508_OG
153_DR_0409_507_Nord
153_DR_0409_507_Nord
153_DR_0409_509_OST
153_DR_0409_509_OST
153_DR_0409_510_S_laengs
153_DR_0409_510_S_laengs
153_DR_0409_511_S_quer
153_DR_0409_511_S_quer

Team

Project
Philippe FĂĽrstenberger (Associate, Project Architect)
Giorgio Cadosch (Project Architect)
Carmen MĂĽller (Project Architect)
Adrian Boss
Nicholas Lyons
Philipp Schaerer
Neugestaltung Foyer (2022-2023)

Facts

In Collaboration With
RĂ©my Zaugg, Basel, Switzerland
Client
Baudepartement des Kantons Aargau, Abteilung Hochbau, Aarau, Schweiz
Planning
General Planning: ARGE Herzog & de Meuron / Proplaning AG, Basel, Switzerland
Structural Engineering: Walter Mory Maier, Bauingenieure AG, Basel, Switzerland
Plumbing Engineering: B. Friedrich, ZĂĽrich, Switzerland
Landscape Design: August KĂĽnzel, Binningen, Switzerland
HVAC Engineering: Waldhauser Haustechnik AG, Basel, Switzerland
Electrical Engineering: EAG, Basel, Switzerland
Mechanical Engineering: Ove Arup & Partners, Consulting Engineers, London, UK
Specialist / Consulting
Acoustic Consulting: Martin Lienhard, Langenbruck, Switzerland
Structure Physics Consulting: Gartenmann Engineering AG, Basel, Switzerland
Facade Consulting: Emmer, Pfenninger + Partner, MĂĽnchenstein, Switzerland
Lighting Consulting: Ove Arup & Partners, Consulting Engineers, London, UK
Building Data
Gross floor area (GFA): 26'909 sqft, 2'500 sqm
Footprint: 12'916 sqft, 1'200 sqm
Length: 183 ft, 56 m
Width: 82 ft, 25 m
Height: 19 ft, 6 m
Gross volume (GV): 482'045 cbft, 13'650 cbm
Links
www.aargauerkunsthaus.ch

Bibliography

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Location