News by tag: Herzog & de Meuron

A Drone's Eye View of Elbphilharmonie

Film19. December 2016
By: John Hill
Photo: Screenshot
To celebrate the January 2017 opening of the long-awaited Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg, Germany, HamburgMusik recently flew some drones through the Herzog & de Meuron-designed building.

Illustrating Elbphilharmonie Hamburg

Found 8. December 2016
By: John Hill
Image: Screenshot/Facebook
The Elbphilharmonie Hamburg has uploaded to its Facebook page a twelve-part illustration by Carlsen Verlag where "a number of famous composers, musicians and comic-strip heroes are hiding."
Image: Herzog & de Meuron
The Royal College of Art (RCA) has announced that the Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron has won the invited competition for its new £108 million Battersea South campus in London.

Elbphilharmonie Fertig

Found 4. November 2016
By: John Hill
Photo: Iwan Baan (All photographs courtesy of Elbphilharmonie)
Although Herzog & de Meuron's Elbphilharmonie won't open fully until 11 and 12 January 2017, the City of Hamburg recently took delivery of the building after nearly ten years of construction, while the Elbphilharmonie Plaza – a public viewing platform situated between the former warehouse and the new glass structure – opens to the public this weekend.
Photo: Maxim Schulz
The much-anticipated Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg, Germany, designed by Herzog & de Meuron, will open to the public in January 2017, fourteen years after the Swiss architecs began the project.
Herzog & de Meuron: Blavatnik School of Government (Photo: Iwan Baan)
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has revealed the six projects in the running for the 2016 RIBA Stirling Prize for the UK's best new building.

Building the Tate Modern Extension

Film14. June 2016
By: John Hill
Photo: Screenshot
Watch the six-year construction of Herzog & de Meuron's extension of their 2000 Tate Modern on London's South Bank in this two-minute time-lapse film made by Lobster Pictures (via Wallpaper*). The "New Tate Modern" opens to the public on Friday.

Vitra Opens Schaudepot

Headlines 3. June 2016
By: John Hill
A house that looks like a house (Photo: © Vitra Design Museum, Julien Lanoo)
The Herzog & de Meuron-designed Schaudepot, a modest addition to the Vitra Campus in Weil am Rhein, Germany, opens to the public today.
Image: Herzog & de Meuron
The Vancouver Art Gallery has unveiled Herzog & de Meuron’s conceptual design for a new 310,000-square-foot (28,800-sm) museum to be built out of wood in downtown Vancouver.
Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has announced that Swiss architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron are the winners of the 2015 RIBA Jencks Award.