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Schtroumpfs Smurfs Buildings in Geneva

There's a sort of Smurf enclave in Geneva, Switzerland

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Apparently, those cute little blue cartoon characters do not just live in mushrooms. Geneva's Smurf Buildings are a world unto themselves...

Is Transit-Hotel the Future of Tourism in Switzerland?

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In order to design a sustainable hotel project, the future of tourism cannot be ignored. Transit-Hotel is a master thesis in architecture which looks...
Zentrum Paul Klee in Bern, Switzerland

Zentrum Paul Klee in Bern features incredible architecture

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Trust us, when you stand inside Zentrum Paul Klee in Bern, you may experience a case of vertigo. But let's start from the top: A visit to this intriguing...
Toni Areal Zürich - Schaudepot (Chairs)

Toni Areal in Zürich: A Maze and a Museum, but no Meatballs

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It may be the ultimate stereotype of our little country: Switzerland has a new creative hub, and it used to be a dairy factory. The Toni Areal in Zürich...
Ricola Kraeuterzentrum - Laupen, Switzerland

Ricola’s New Eco Warehouse near Basel

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When it comes to the secret blend of Swiss herbs in Ricola, only the top quality is good enough. Ricola has opened an eco warehouse near Basel...
MFO Park Zurich Oerlikon Burckhardt + Partner und Raderschall Architekten

MFO-Park in Oerlikon is Urban Architecture at Its Best

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MFO-Park in Oerlikon is based on vertical dimensions. The architects have devised a giant steel cage resembling the skeleton of a factory...
Tamedia Building in Zürich by Shigeru Ban

Inside the New Tamedia Building in Zürich

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The media group Tamedia has unveiled its new seven story wooden headquarters in the heart of Zurich, said to be the tallest building of its kind in the world...

Inside Google’s quirky headquarters in Zürich, Switzerland

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Welcome to Google's expanded Zürich headquarters! Truly, I never imagined the original Zürich office could be topped in terms of coolness, but they...
CONCRETE - Fotomuseum Winterthur

CONCRETE: Photography and Architecture (Review)

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Switzerland is in many ways a perfect playing ground for architecture photographers: Weaving mills with loft apartments sit next to hypermodern schoolhouses...