International Criminal Court. 3km of offices are wrapped around a court room core on 5 levels. The requested complex internal organisation is naturally interwoven into the 3dimensional office tentacles. Similar to an airport organization, where a logic between landside and airside needs to separate checked-in people from others, this court building separates the complete internal circulation between the accused and the potential victim. Underground approach with fitness and jail mirror the antagonistic roof garden with lounges and deal making space.
This city gate was developed to strengthen Hamburg´s science scene and to invite students to get in contact with future industries. It contains laboratories, workshops, exhibitions and galleries, all organised in a vertical ring. This ring offers a 2hour-plot of international cutting edge knowledge, an illustrated status quo of contemporary and visionary science.
Magdeburger Hafen, part of Hafencity, Hamburg.
After the massive delay of Elbphilharmony and the last economic crisis, this site and Hamburg´s vision was sold to an investor to build a simple office block.
264 Pages of Libraries of the Future / Digital & Physical Libraries
Concrete facade, no Monaco view as requested by client to avoid Flavio Briatore´s party scene / panorama view from terraces in between block house elements / colored glass floors / chrome core with wooden elevator / breakfast and dinner served in pool.
Invisibility in City of London as a concept. Invisible bank – Invisible house.