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Architecture by Herzog and de Meuron Wall Painting A Work for Roche Basel

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ISBN-10: 3764366222

ISBN-13: 9783764366223

Edition: 2001

Authors: R�my Zaugg, Catherine Schelbert

List price: $56.00
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Between 1996 and 2000 the renowned architects Herzog & de Meuron built a new research centre together with a library, auditorium and cafeteria for the pharmaceutical company Roche in Basle. Situated on the outskirts of the town on the edge of the industrial area, the building was to include a closed section for laboratories yet should also be publicly accessible: the ideal starting point for an interdisciplinary solution. Artist Rmy Zaugg worked together with the architects developing the colours used. In particular he created a dramatic blue wall which separates public and restricted areas. This publication documents the entire project from its genesis to the completed construction, using…    
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Book details

List price: $56.00
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Birkhauser Verlag
Publication date: 11/1/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 125
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 0.41" tall
Weight: 0.968
Language: English

Photographies of the work
The architect: A building as an interface Sketches, text, plans
The scientist: Innovation means creativity, passion and courage
The artist: Genesis of the work, diary, 1998-2000
Collaborations Remy Zaugg and Herzog & de Meuron, overview