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01-16-19
The construction of a pioneering design bus maintenance depot for around 200 vehicles is underway at the approximately 36 hectares piece of land in the Mosach area of Munich. The surrounding area is characterized by the wide thoroughfare of the Georg Brauchle Ring. The objective of the ... more
01-09-19
On 10th of January 2019 the foundation stone of the “Hall 1plus” of the refurbishment of the Exhibition and Convention Center of Cologne has been layed. JSWD won the competition in 2016. In its effort to attain sustainability, “koelnmesse” calls for an investment of ... more
01-07-19
By purchasing the long vacant department store in 2014, the City of Cologne assumed a key role in the effort to advance the pending rehabilitation of the city center of Porz. The Urban Development Corporation moderne stadt had been given the mandate for the creation of a feasibility study, which ... more
12-07-18
Photo: Wuppertal Central Station Credit: Christa ... more
11-23-18
Following the inauguration of the new Mall adjoining the pedestrian zone in Downtown Wuppertal toward the principal train station Döppersberg, the adjoining bus terminal has now started operations. It is designed for 35 bus lines to converge at the newly structured transfer point of the ... more
11-07-18
JSWD has been working on behalf of Art-Invest on the construction of a new hotel within the Domestic area of the Konrad Adenauer Airport near Cologne. The pentagonal base design and the facade somehow borrow from the architectural styling of the terminal built in 1970 by Prof. Schneider v. Esleben; ... more
10-25-18
Kölner "Stadtgeschichte(n)" ist/sind das diesjährige Thema, auf das sich die teilnehmenden Architekten, Studenten und anderen Kreativen fokussieren. Der Einrichtersmow überlässt dazu zum dritten Mal seinen Showroom den eingeladenen Akteuren, die sich dort für drei Wochen ... more
07-24-18
The layout of the Project Campus Bad Friedrichshall is simiar to giant petals being placed in the distinct topography of the landscape. Notwithstanding the solitary impression the individual structures convey, they are positioned to encircle a common central green area. Staggered to resemble a ... more
07-11-18
The project just was awarded with the plantin certificate of the German Sustainable Building Council e.V [DGNB]. The Europe Plaza office and business complex is situated almost opposite the "Library of the 21st Century" in the Stuttgart 21 redeveloped quarter. Following a three-stage competition ... more
06-20-18
Das „Haus der Europäischen Geschichte“ wurde für den Architekturpreis des Deutschen Architekturmuseums in Frankfurt in der Kategorie "uslandsbauten" nominiert. Das im Mai 2017 eröffnete Museum befindet sich im Leopold Park, also im Herzen des Europäischen Viertels ... more
06-06-18
Rising to 28 floors, the high point of the building ensemble designed by JSWD Architekten is almost as high as the neighboring “Lange Eugen” [Tall Eugene], the former House of Representatives, which reaches to 114 m. With this, the new tower ranks number three in the hierarchy of ... more
05-24-18
At the ground level, an integral artistic concept forms the corners of the two facing buildings. The artist Annette Sauermann designed a light installation, which on the one hand symbolizes the shared identity of the two institutes but at the same time their independence. With this in mind, white ... more
04-26-18
By purchasing the long vacant department store in 2014, the City of Cologne assumed a key role in the effort to advance the pending rehabilitation of the city center of Porz. The Urban Development Corporation moderne stadt had been given the mandate for the creation of a feasibility study, which ... more