Archive
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
04-11-18
Topics such as current trends in residential construction in view of needs-oriented and sustainable urban development were discussed at the round-table discussion, which had been initiated by the BAUMEISTER editorial board and moderated by the editor-in-chief Alexander Gutzmer. JSWD staff, ... more
03-22-18
At the “Museum of Silence” in Berlin, a new addition is being celebrated today: The model presented features the “Room of Silence” as had been realized previously at the Forum Q2 of the ThyssenKrupp Quarters in Essen. The two architectural firms JSWD Architekten of Cologne ... more
03-16-18
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
03-05-18
Following an initial urban planning process in 2008, the architectural design and open space planning competition for the new structure to replace the district municipal complex Rodenkirchen had been released in 2017 and was recently decided. The design submitted by JSWD Architekten provides for a ... more
02-05-18
Directly adjacent to the Vienna Main Railroad Station on a triangular property, the shell of the business center The Icon Vienna is growing taller and taller. Now it was time to proceed with the "topping out ceremony” (Dachgleiche) meaning the reinforced concrete cover for the highest of the ... more
01-26-18
The plans call for a globally unique permanent Wallpaper Collection at the Brüder-Grimm Square at the Kassel MuseumQuarter. The design submitted by JSWD Architekten was awarded the 2nd prize. The proposed new structure is destined to become the distinguishing structure at the square ... more
01-12-18
In Ulm wurden kürzlich mit der Feier des 1. Spatenstichs die Bauarbeiten zur Erweiterung des Landratsamtes des Alb-Donau-Kreises gestartet. Die Baustelle liegt im gründerzeitlichen Erweiterungsring um die historische Innenstadt. Der geplante Kopfbau arrondiert den Stadtplatz im ... more
01-01-13
We wish Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our business associates! Frederik Jaspert, Konstantin Jaspert, Jürgen Steffens and Olaf Drehsen   Photo: FLOW Tower, Cologne (Christa ... more