architecture . landscape . urbanism

Pünktlich zur Eröffnung der documenta 15 wurde unser Projekt zur Sanierung, Umgestaltung und Verknüpfung der Gustav-Mahler-Treppe (1964) mit dem Kernbereich der ehemaligen Bundesgartenschau aus dem Jahr 1955 fertiggestellt. Zwei Gestaltungsprinzipien, der strukturelle Ansatz von Herrmann Mattern im Rosenhang mit dem in die barocke Karlsaue fliessenden, wuchtigen Treppenkörper aus Beton, galt es zu vernetzen. „Recycle & Reuse“ war der innovative Ansatz, um eine positive CO2-Bilanz zu erreichen. 1606 qm Platten wurden . . .

Summer Island - Award for digital innovation

Heilbronn, 2016-2019, Award for the German Landscape Architecture Prize 2021

"Landscape architecture and digitization" or "Building Information Modeling (BIM) in landscape architecture".

The Summer Island experiment was realized as part of the Heilbronn Federal Horticultural Show as one of the first completely 3D-generated and built landscape parks in the world.

With analog . . .

Historical site Kyffhäuser

Kyffhäuser Denkmal, in Zusammenarbeit mit chezweitz Berlin, 2021, Recognition

Overall urban planning and monument preservation concept
The integration of new museum use elements into the listed inventory of the Kyffhäuser plateau and the medieval castle complexes requires an overall picture of past and present, merged into a sustainable . . .

Ripple Park

Landscape Architecture Europe, 2015

„The remark that Ripple Park was seen as ‘good for the spirit’ illustrates the deep connection that all jury members shared with this project. It was one of the few projects that the entire jury agreed about for the duration . . .

Leitsystem Schlosspark Schieder

Schieder-Schwalenberg, 2021

Die neue Besucherinformation, welche wir für den Schlosspark Schieder-Schwalenberg entwickelt haben, ist fertiggestellt. In dem 20 ha großen Park kann nun den Besuchern ein Einblick in die Geschichte der ehemaligen Sommerresidenz des lippschen Fürstenhofes gewährt werden. Gestaltungsziel war „Britisches Understatement“, . . .

Hambach Castle

Neustadt a.d.Weinstrasse, 2004 - 2014, nominated for the german landscape architecture prize of 2017

German Natural Stone Prize 2013 - category landscape and open space

at the presentation of the DAM Prize in 2013 Peter Cachola Schmal said:
" ... they have created here a new and beautiful public space virtually unmatched anywhere north of the . . .

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BUGA Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg, 23.Mai 2019

DIGITAL MODULATION With the temporary park landscape "Summer Island", the BUGA shows what is technologically feasible today - and enabled the planners to conduct another experiment in addition to the pavilions. And so it is no wonder that the aerial photos . . .

Redesign - Old Market Gudensberg

Gudensberg , 2021, 1st price

Redesign of Old Market and Surroundings of the town church Gudensberg

The medieval Old Market, grown over centuries along strong wall lines and staircases at the foot of the Obernburg, is structurally continued.

Urban development and design concept
The spatial shaping of the square . . .

Turbine Lübbenau

Lübbenau, 2020, 2. Preis

"Turbine Lübbenau - meeting point green center".
Urban design and integration into the surrounding open space
An independent neighborhood grouped around a green center is formulated, which redefines the guiding principle "living and event in the park". An ensemble of 6 buildings is grouped . . .

Masterplan Breitenau-Guxhagen

Guxhagen, 2018, 1st prize

Urban Idea, Mission Statement of the "Three Rings"
The historical and structural figure of the former monastery complex should be made legible again in its ring structure. The first ring around the inner ensemble of the abbey church . . .

The villa was built in 1913 in the style of a founding period country house with a very large garden plot. The aim of the core renovation in accordance with the preservation order was, on the one hand, to give . . .

Summer Island, BUGA 2019

Heilbronn, 2016-2019

On the summer island in Heilbronn, one of the first 3D-generated landscape parks, combining the shapes of moraines, dunes and sandy beaches, opens with the Federal Horticultural Show (“Bundesgartenschau”, BUGA in short) 2019. On the summer island in Heilbronn, . . .

Brücke zur Kunst

Villa Simon, Hannover , 2015-2021

Die BRÜCKE ZUR KUNST und der im Erdreich verankerte Baukörper der Galerie der Villa Simon werden inhaltlich fest miteinander verknüpft, indem der bestehende Galeriekörper als Sockel und Behälter für Kunst thematisiert und über die auf ihr schwebende Brücke künstlerisch reflektiert . . .