© Michel Bonvin
The office TRIBU architecture, in Lausanne, Switzerland, works in the fields of architecture and urban development since the year 2000. It is also very active in rising awareness about the built environment and is involved in various associative activities.
Winner of several competitions – the eco-district of the Plaines-du-Loup as a part of the Métamorphose project and housings in Bonne-Espérance, both in Lausanne, a nine building housing complex in Lancy (Geneva), the Gurzelen district in the city of Biel/Bienne – and awards – the Distinction Romande d’Architecture in 2006, the Heimatschutz Prize in 2004, the LausannEntreprendre Prize in 2002 – TRIBU architecture became in 15 years a true actor in the architectural and urban landscape of Switzerland.
TRIBU architecture is now regarded to be a specialist concerning eco-districts, green and economic buildings and participatory approaches. Its members are regularly invited to be part of competition selection boards, lecturers at universities or Assistance to owner (noted AMO).