News

The Exchange wins AAP 2017

The Exchange wins the American Architecture Prize 2017 in the category of ‘Heritage Architecture’.

OfHouses features House Bruderholz

Many thanks to Daniel Tudor Munteanu for featuring ‘House Bruderholz’ in his blog ‘OfHouses’!

Transitlager Published in Detail - Review of Architecture + Construction Details
September 2017

The Collaboration with BIG Architects, Transitlager Dreispitz, Housing and Commercial Development in Basel has been published.

www.detail-online.com

Museo Maya de América, published by SA+P Press, MIT School of Architecture and Planning

HGS thanks Coryn Kempster and Julia Jamrozik for featuring the 'Museo Maya de América' in 'Public Space? Lost and Found'. Produced by the MIT Program in Art, Culture and Technology, SA+P Press, MIT School of Architecture and Planning, 2017, p.229-233

Harry Gugger, OnArchitecture Interview

Harry Gugger, Interview, OnArchitecture.

Watch the full interview, filmed and edited by Plan Comun for OnArchitecture, here.

HGS submits building application for Langenhagweg Residential Development

The plans for four apartment blocks housing 52 apartments were submitted on 30th of June. The development in the outer suburbs of Basel stands beside an earlier HGS project on Steinbühlweg. Building markers are presently in place to delineate the building volume to the neighbourhood.

Silo Erlenmatt

HGS reveals new designs for the refurbishment and conversion of the Silo Erlenmmatt building in Basel.

Frongarten St. Gallen

HGS proposal ‘plug and play’ to be completed in 2020
www.tagblatt.ch

The Exchange coming to completion in Vancouver is more than half leased

“Vancouver’s office market makes a comeback […]”
The Exchange is arguably the best example of collaborative modern and historic architecture in Canada, and it boasts a world-class location,” said Salim Sayani, president of Executive Group, which recently opened hotels in New York and Toronto. “The Exchange’s design team has done an amazing job integrating state-of-the-art technology with space-planning strategies.”

Frongarten St. Gallen
5th April 2017

HGS wins competition for a new office building for medisuisse in Frongartenstrasse, St. Gallen.
Placed in a business area close to the historical city centre, the volume completes the urban block while underlining its own identity. The building is to be realised with an innovative prefabricated wood system which facilitates the construction process in a plot with difficult access and provides flexibility for the office space.

Frongarten St. Gallen