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extra: Verkehrshaus im Bau (under construction) and Station

Posted in building by tot on November 28, 2008

Decorated shed with ducks, words referring and remixing from Robert Venturi, is probably more for this:

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Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, Gigon Guyer

Posted in building by tot on November 23, 2008

Meta-industrial faced decorated shed, … or decorated shed with ducks

Looking for links between Expressionism and Zumthor

Posted in building by tot on November 21, 2008

See how generational link works in Koeln. (more…)

Mogwai @ Rotefabrik

Posted in misc by tot on November 19, 2008

I didn’t know there’s similarly-named DJ in Germany, and Switzerland (Moguai and Moogwai), Mogwai came to Zuerich.

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Peter Zumthor, Bruder Klaus Kapelle

Posted in building by tot on November 19, 2008

Londoner rising in Zürcher competitions…

Posted in building, misc by tot on November 11, 2008

As Sasha updated, competition winner of Zurich Kunsthaus is announced. (See 2 updated images )

i like the idea of making the Platz as a real Platz by reorganizing its traffic mess… I really hate it there because the traffic junction cuts apart the only flat place around there. I found it smart to make a contrast against Bellevue, which works quite well as a big traffic junction, with its beautiful tram stops in a large place, adjacent huge square and broard sidewalks.

Atelierhaus Bill, Max Bill

Posted in building by tot on November 11, 2008

completed in 1933. It is used as ‘Bill Stiftung’ now. year 2008 was 100th anniversary of Max Bill and there held a big retrospective. As for me, I like ‘Die Hochschule für Gestaltung’ and Ulmer Stuhl among his plentiful works…


La Chaude Fondue

Posted in building by tot on November 8, 2008

I had Fondue at my teacher’s place with other students. Lecker! But enough for me having one once or twice a year. La-Chaux-de-Fonds is a small town known for watches and, maybe, Le Corbusier. Visited Le Corbusier’s early works to experience their interior space.

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