News

Laba EPFL publishes: ‘Venice Lessons - Industrial Nostalgia’, Teaching and Research in Architecture
20th November 2016

Bau 744 clears political hurdle
30th September 2016

The "Konkordatsrat", the board of directors of the six central Swiss universities have given the green light for the development of the new building 744 in the Viscosistadt campus of Emmenbrücke. Harry Gugger Studio will now hand in the planning application for the project which will be built adjacent to the existing building 745 which already houses departments of the Faculty of Arts and Design of the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences. The completion of the project is scheduled for 2019.

Transitlager Completion
18th August 2016

The "Transitlager" in the Dreispitz cultural quarter of Basel is completed. Harry Gugger Studio executed the redevelopment project of a disused warehouse with Bjarke Ingles Group for Halter AG Gesamtleistungen Zürich.

Photo by Laurian Ghinitoiu

ETH Zürich HPQ Laboratory and Office Building
16th August 2016

Harry Gugger Studio has been awarded 3rd prize in the competition for a new HPQ Laboratory and Office Building at the ETH Zürich.

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Competition on Exhibition
June 2016

In collaboration with David Chipperfield Architects, Robbrecht en Daem architecten, Vogt Landscape Architects, Arup, Publica, and Alinea Consulting, Harry Gugger Studio's competition submission for the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is currently featured in the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition in London.

The exhibition is open from June 13 and runs until August 21 2016.

Royal Academy

Conversion of Former Silo Basler Lagerhausgesellschaft on Erlenmatt East to Start June 2016

Harry Gugger Studio, together with Schnetzer Puskas Ingenieure and Waldhauser + Hermann Engineers has been entrusted with the reconstruction of an early reinforced concrete Silo Building that dates back to 1912. Following the ideas of Stiftung Habitat, the Silo is to become a “Cosmopolitan House,” that includes dining options, a hostel, and studio spaces amongst other activities. Completion is expected early 2019.

Tohuwabohu
 / Stiftung Habitat
 / Erlenmatt Ost

The Exchange – Construction Site Progress
June 2016

After extensive work below ground, the tower of “The Exchange“ finally begins to rise into the air in Downtown Vancouver. The office complex for Credit Suisse Real Estate Fund International and SwissReal was developed in collaboration with Iredale Group Architecture and is due to open in the summer of 2017.

Testplanung Binningen Press
11th May 2016

May 11st, 2016; Press release BAZ: Parliament Approves Campus in the Center. The proposal by Harry Gugger Studio and Westpol Landschaftsarchitektur will be pursued.

Parliament Approves Campus in the Center

Testplanung Binningen: The Answers
31st March 2016

Three teams: Harry Gugger Studio, Sauter Von Moss, and Edelaar Moseyabi Inderbitzin Architekten have been invited to develop concrete visions for an attractive centre for Binningen with additional space for schools.
A Vernissage with an introduction by Jury President Michael Koch will occur on March 31, 2016 at 6pm at the Kronenmattsaal, Weihermattstrasse 10.

An exhibition will run from April 4 to the 15th at the lobby of the Gemeindeverwaltung Binningen, Curt Goetz-Strasse 1.

Industrial Nostalgia
15th December 2015

Symposium, December 15th, 2015
An event between Laba EPFL and Universita IUAV de Venezia.