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01 January 2022, Happy new year!

We are happy to have been included in the TOP 5 happenings of 2021 by Architektur Basel.

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15 December 2021, official mention for Hirtenweg

Hirtenweg was awarded with a official mention from the jury of the Baffa Rivolta Eauropean Architecture Award.

"Mention for the research and technical and constructive innovation: the project Hirtenweg, by Harry Gugger Studio (Switzerland) for its contribution to the “research on technical aspects and constructive innovation” which is the result of a thoughtful approach to architecture and its connection to the surrounding landscape."

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13 December 2021, a new centre for Birsfelden!

The Birsfelden municipal assembly confirms the centre development with a large majority.
We are very pleased and congratulate all those involved in the process on this fine result.

16 November 2021, Beton 21 award Itinerant Exhibition

we are happy to invite you on the 16th November at Hochschule Luzern for the lecture held by Harry Gugger in occasion of the vernissage of the itinerant exhibition BETON 21 architecture prize.

11 November, Zukunftstag

Fresh talents in the office!

30 October 2021, 1st Prize in the competition for the Kessel Haus of the Kunzareal in Unterwindisch

We are extremely excited to announce that our proposal for the Kessel Haus in Unterwindisch was awarded with the 1st prize.
Congratulations to our team and collaborators!

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23 October 2021, «This is how Birsfelden wants to redesign its town centre.»

The urban design for the centre is a great success. Eight building leaseholders are to work on 13 plots. The majority are housing cooperatives.

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13 October 2021, "An architect of contradictions"

Harry Gugger builds all over the world and yet thinks of the region and the small wallets. A research for affordable housing.

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30 September 2021, "An exceptional stroke of luck".

The Basel Heritage Protection Office awards the building, which served as a warehouse and is now a boutique hotel, marked as "brilliant".

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28 September 2021, YES!

The people of Birsfeld have made up their minds: At the municipal assembly on 27 September, a large majority voted in favour of the Birseckstrasse neighbourhood plan.

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