Haus der Kulturen der Welt Berlin invites to a conference on “designing present world(s) – Architecture after universalism and postcolonial criticism”. Donatella Fioretti will present our Neue Meisterhäuser followed by a discussion with Bauwelt editor Jan Friedrich. Location: Centre Marc Bloch (Humboldt-Universität) Date: 12 December 2019, conference 10:00, presentation 12:00 https://www.hkw.de/en/programm/projekte/veranstaltung/p_162867.php
Lecture – Stadt + Vision 30 Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partner Prof. Piero Bruno will speak on the occasion of “Herforder Architekturgespräche” at the Museum für Kunst, Architektur und Design in Herford, Germany. The lecture series addresses ideas and visions of life in cities as well as current questions on architecture and urban planning. Location: Goebenstraße 2–10, 32052 Herford, DE Date: 13 November 2019, 20:00 Stadt + Vision 30
Lecture – Reflections of Architecture The lecture series ‘Reflections of Architecture’, hosted by the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Slovakia, concentrates on conceptual questions of architecture. Our Partner and co-founder Prof. José Gutierrez Marquez will speak about the conceptual, inspirational and theoretical background of the work of Bruno Fioretti Marquez and our recently finished projects. Location: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Room 119 Date: 03 November 2019, 4 pm Slovak University of Technology
Discussion – Y- table talk: Renovation.Strategies and methods Donatella Fioretti is invited to discuss with Andrea Hofmann (raumlaborberlin) and Andreas Hild (Hild und K, Munich) about renovation strategies and methods at Y- table talk. The event hosted by Deutsches Architektur Zentrum in Berlin will take place on occasion of the publication of “der architekt 5/19”. Location: Deutsches Architektur Zentrum Date: 30 October 2019, 19:00 http://www.daz.de/en/der-architekt-5-19-renovation-strategies-and-methods/
First stone laying – Residential building Liebighöfe Aschaffenburg We are pleased to announce that building work on the second phase of residential building Liebighöfe in Aschaffenburg has now started. Residential building Liebighöfe (first phase)
Competition – 3rd Prize We are happy to announce the winning of a 3rd prize for our proposal for a new building for bavarian national archives, which will be relocated from Würzburg to Kitzingen, Germany.
Lecture – Vom Bauen der Zukunft On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of Bauhaus, the Hochschule für Gestaltung Ulm is showing the documentary “Bauhaus Spirit – 100 Years of Bauhaus” by German director Niels Bolbrinker. Our partner and co-founder Prof. Piero Bruno is invited to talk about our New Masters’ Houses at Bauhaus Dessau and discuss the film and the future in building with Niels Bolbrinker and Christiane Wachsmann. Location: Hochschule für Gestaltung HfG Ulm, Großer Hörsaal Date: 07 October 2019, 19:00 HfG UlmBauhaus Spirit – 100 Years of Bauhaus
Lecture – Wohnen im Quartier Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partner Prof. Piero Bruno will speak on the occasion of the Ettersburger Gespräch 2019 – “Baustoffe, Systeme, Nachhaltigkeit. Ressourcen für die Zukunft des Bauens.” at Schloss Ettersburg, Germany. In his lecture, he will present our project Residential building Liebighöfe, an innovative contribution to sustainable and social living in a suburban context. Location: Schloss Ettersburg, Am Schloss 1, 99439 Ettersburg, DE Date: 04 September 2019, 9:30 am Ettersburger Gespräch 2019Residential building Liebighöfe (first phase)
Competition – Kindertagesstätte Gudrunstraße Berlin, 2nd Prize Our proposal for a new kindergarten in Berlin-Lichtenberg, Germany was awarded a second prize. The building is based on a precise composition of hexagonal modules that create a variety of interiors and differentiated courtyards. The spatial approach seeks to combine architecture with pedagogical and playful learning strategies, making the daycare itself a learning tool. Kindertagesstätte Gudrunstraße Berlin
Lecture – Educational Spaces Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partner Prof. Donatella Fioretti will speak at the International Summer School “Negotiating Ungers: The Materiality of the Social” in the Ungers Archiv für Architekturwissenschaft in Cologne, Germany. Location: Belvederestraße 60, 50933 Cologne, DE Summer School: 12 July- 19 July 2019 Lecture: 16 July 2019, 2:00 pm
Award – Deutscher Architekturpreis 2019 We are excited to see our project Conversion and Extension Schloss Wittenberg as winner of the Deutscher Architekturpreis, one of the most important awards for architects in Germany. According to the jury, “the successful development of this historic building adds a powerful and contemporary new layer to the castle. Conceptually and technically convincing, this creates a self-confident and self-evident contribution to the history of location, construction and use.” The award ceremony will take place on September 26, 2019 at the Staatsbibliothek Unter den Linden in Berlin. BBR – Bundesamt für Bauwesen und Raumordnung BMI – Bundesministerium des Innern, für Bau und HeimatConversion and extension Schloss Wittenberg
Award – Ecola Award We are pleased to see our project Conversion and Extension Schloss Wittenberg as winner of the Ecola Award. The competition honours projects that use render as a material for new buildings or refurbishments, particulary in the context of listed-buildings. Our project has been awarded a 1st Prize in the Category “Refurbishments” for the interaction between existing and new interventions and the use of rendering in a contemporary and classic way. Ecola AwardVideo: Comment of jury member Prof. Valentin BearthConversion and extension Schloss Wittenberg
Lecture – Monument & Verbrechen Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partner Donatella Fioretti is invited to speak at the exhibition “monumental_public buildings at the beginning of the 21st century” in the Baukunstarchiv in Dortmund, Germany. The symposium, initiated by Prof. Heike Hanada (Technische Universität Dortmund), addresses the architectural moment of the monumental and invites to an open discussion. Location: Baukunstarchiv NRW, Ostwall 7, 44135 Dortmund, DE Date: 14 June 2019, symposium: 09:30 am, exhibition: 4:00 pm Dortmund Positions 2019
Inauguration – Landratsamt Neustadt Bruno Fioretti Marquez is excited to announce the completion of the New District Office in Neustadt an der Waldnaab, Germany. After two years of construction, the first employees moved into their new office, a U-shaped extension of the historic castle, which creates a public courtyard in between. Bayerische StaatszeitungLandratsamt Neustadt
Competition – Bildungscampus Pforzheim, 1st prize We are excited to announce a first prize in the competition for the urban restructuring of the “Inselareal” in Pforzheim, Germany. Our proposal for three new building blocks, including a kindergarten, elementary and secondary school as well as two sports halls, complements the existing pavilion buildings into a coherent campus with differentiated open spaces. Bildungscampus Pforzheim
Lecture – Teaching and Practice of Architecture/ Didattica dell’architettura e professione Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partner Prof. Donatella Fioretti will speak at the Accademia Nazionale di San Luca on the 4th of June in Rome, Italy. A hundred years after the birth of the first Italian School of Architecture the conference proposes lectures on the the topics of the current crisis of Italian architecture schools, the relationship between education and research and discusses a new educational model for teaching Architecture. Location: Piazza dell’Accademia di San Luca 77, 00187 Rome, IT Date: 04 June 2019, 5:30 pm Accademia Nazionale di San Luca
Lecture – Manifeste Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partners Prof. Donatella Fioretti and Prof. José Gutierrez Marquez will speak about “Manifeste” at the Festival !Architektur Radikal! at Bauhaus Dessau, Germany. Location: August-Bebel-Platz 16, 06842 Dessau, DE Date: 31 May 2019, 11:30 am Festival !Architektur Radikal!
Panel session – Zukunft Stadtraum Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partner Prof. Piero Bruno is invited to speak at the Hochschule für Technik in Stuttgart as part of the panel session “Zukunft Stadtraum”. The discussants Prof. Piero Bruno, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Philipp Dechow, Prof. Harald Roser and Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christina Simon-Philipp will speak about the future of urban space and its qualities for public life. Location: HFT Stuttgart, Atrium in Bau 8, Breitscheidstraße 5, 70174 Stuttgart, DE Date: 08 May 2019, 6:00 pm HFT Stuttgart – Brennpunkt Architektur
Lecture – Raum & Welt Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partner Prof. Piero Bruno will speak at the conference “Wahr Gut Schön” at the Evangelische Akademie Tutzing, Germany. Location: Evangelische Akademie Tutzing, Schlossstraße 2+4, 82327 Tutzing Date: 04th May 2019, 9:00 am Wahr Gut Schön – Evangelische Akademie Tutzing
Professorship – Prof. Piero Bruno Bruno Fioretti Marquez partner Prof. Piero Bruno has been appointed Professor and Director of the department Wohnen und Entwerfen at the University of Stuttgart. The department includes a professorship for Architecture (Design) and a professorship for architectural and living sociology by Prof. Christine Hannemann. A combination that characterizes the institute’s special interdisciplinary profile. University of Stuttgart – Institut für Wohnen und Entwerfen
Guided Tour – Landratsamt Neustadt, BDA Niederbayern-Oberpfalz Prof. Piero Bruno, Bruno Fioretti Marquez co-founder and partner, is guiding a tour at the new District Office in Neustadt a.d. Waldnaab on the occasion of the general assembly of the Association of German Architects, department Niederbayern-Oberpfalz. Landratsamt Neustadt
Lecture – JUNG Architekturgespräche: 100 Jahre Bauhaus On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of Bauhaus, our partner José Gutierrez Marquez will speak at the JUNG Architecture Talks on the 31st of January in Weimar, Germany. JUNG – Architekturgespräche Weimar 2019
Lecture – Identität der Architektur – 3. Aachener Tagung – Funktion Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partner Donatella Fioretti will speak at the 3. Aachener Tagung at the RWTH Aachen University on the 24th of January in Aachen, Germany. Location: RWTH Aachen, Fakultät für Architektur, Foyer des Reifemuseums Identität der Architektur, RWTH Aachen
Competition – Deutscher Bundestag Unter den Linden We are pleased to announce an honorable mention for our proposal for a new office building for the Deutscher Bundestag, close to Brandenburger Tor in Berlin, Germany.
Award – »Respekt und Perspektive« Bauen im Bestand Preis 2018 We’re excited to announce the award »Respekt und Perspektive« – Bauen im Bestand Preis for our project Conversion and Extension Schloss Wittenberg. The jury described the project as a sublime example for the respectful appropriation of an existing structure, which enables new perspectives on history. db-Preis: Die SiegerConversion and extension Schloss Wittenberg
Competition – Vierzügige modulare Grundschule Berlin, 1st prize Bruno Fioretti Marquez has won the competition for the design of an urban and programmatically adaptable, modular system for six elementary schools with sports halls at various sites in Berlin, Germany. Stadtentwicklung BerlinModulare Grundschulen Berlin
Competition – Dreizügige modulare Grundschule Berlin, 3rd prize We are excited to announce a 3rd prize for our proposal “dreizügige modulare Grundschule und Sporthalle”, the second competition for five new modular elementary schools with sports halls in Berlin, Germany. Stadtentwicklung Berlin
Publication – A!RCHITECTURE SPPEAKS Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partners Prof. Donatella Fioretti and Prof. José Gutierrez Marquez have lectured at the Aalto University in Helsinki, Finland in November 2017. The lecture was part of the series Architecture Speaks!, initiated by Associate Professor Jennie Reuter and published in “A!RCHITECTURE SPEAKS”, a collection of reportages by student authors on the first 14 lectures. Aalto University Shop: Architecture Speaks!
Competition – Besucherzentrum und städtebauliche Entwicklung Mathildenhöhe Our proposal for a new visitor centre and the concept for the future urban development of Mathildenhöhe in Darmstadt, Germany was awarded an honorable mention.
Lecture – HOLZ_ELEMENTE Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partner Donatella Fioretti is invited to speak at the symposium ELEMENTE materialForum on the 22nd of November in Berlin, Germany. Location: ELEMENTE materialForum, Am Tempelhofer Berg 6, 10965 Berlin
Publication – Thinking through Material – In Conversation with Piero Bruno We are pleased about the release of the book “In Material gedacht / Thinking through Material” by Prof. Uta Graff, professor for Architectural Design and Conception at the Technical University of Munich, including an interview with our partner Prof. Piero Bruno about material and monolithic construction.
Lecture – Best practice – Konstruktionen zum monolithischen Bauen Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partner Piero Bruno will speak at the Wienerberger Mauerwerkstage on the 15th of November in Berlin, Germany. Location: Bolle Festsäle Berlin, Alt-Moabit 98, 10559 Berlin
Award – Mies van der Rohe Award 2019, Nomination We are excited to announce the nomination of our project “Conversion and Extension Schloss Wittenberg” for the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award 2019. EUmiesaward 19Conversion and extension Schloss Wittenberg
Mention – BDA Preis Berlin 2019 We’re excited to announce the honorable mention of our project ‘Residential building Bruno Taut Siedlung Schillerpark’ at the ceremony for the BDA Preis Berlin 2019. The jury appreciated our reaction to the urban context and the UNESCO World Heritage by Bruno Taut. “The new ensemble of cooperative housing […] is an excellent example of one of the central goals for architecture: urban and affordable housing.” Preisträger BDA Preis Berlin 2018Residential building Bruno Taut Siedlung Schillerpark
Competition – Kulturforum-Martin-Luther-Platz The proposal for a new ensemble at the Kulturforum Schweinfurt, Germany by Bruno Fioretti Marquez was awarded a 2nd prize. Kulturforum Martin-Luther-Platz
Award – Deutscher Städtebaupreis 2018 We are excited to announce the honorable mention for our project ‘Conversion and extension Schloss Wittenberg’ by the Deutscher Städtebaupreis 2018. The jury commended the vision in urban planning by the Lutherstadt since 1989 and the metamorphose of the city as a concept of reparation and preservation. Our project helps to strengthen the identity of the entire city by creating an authentic place of remembrance: The ensemble of the castle church. Lutherstadt Wittenberg: Die große Rochade zum 500. Reformationsjubiläum 2017Conversion and extension Schloss Wittenberg
Lecture – Liapor Vortragsreihe Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partner José Gutierrez Marquez will talk at the “Liapor Vortragsreihe” about the conversion and extension of Schloss Wittenberg on the 19th of September in Wittenberg, Germany. In his lecture he will explain the concept of a palimpsest for the supplemented cubic roof structures out of monolithic lightweight concrete on the attic floor of the historical castle. Location: Schloss Wittenberg, Schlossplatz 1, 06886 Wittenberg Liapor VortragsreiheConversion and extension Schloss Wittenberg
Award – Hannes-Meyer-Preis 2018 We’re excited to announce the honorable mention of our project ‘Conversion and extension Schloss Wittenberg’ for the Hannes-Meyer-Preis 2018. The prize, named after the early Bauhaus director, is awarded every three years for projects in Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany.
Lecture – Bauen als Zeitgenosse. Kuno Dannien Bruno Fioretti Marquez Partner Piero Bruno will speak at the symposium “Bauen als Zeitgenosse. Kuno Dannien” on the 14th of September in Lubeck, Germany. In his lecture, he will talk about the modern reconstruction of the architect Kuno Daniel since 1960 and his contemporary architecture. A following discussion will correlate the historical context with the contemporary development of the historical centre of Lubeck and other cities. Location: Gemeindesaal in den Pastorenhäusern, Jakobikirchhof 3, 23552 Lubeck Bauen als Zeitgenosse. Kuno Dannien
Competition – Kindertagesstätte mit Familienzentrum in Miltenberg Bruno Fioretti Marquez was awarded an honorable mention for the design proposal for a daycare and family centre in Miltenberg, Germany.
Competition – Tempelhof Airport Gallery of History Bruno Fioretti Marquez was awarded an honorable mention for the design proposal for the Gallery of History at the old Tempelhof Airport in Berlin, Germany. Tempelhof Airport Gallery of History
Publication – Der Wettbewerb für das Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts Bruno Fioretti Marquez designed a proposal for the open competition “Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts” in Berlin, Germany. We’re pleased about the publication of our proposal in ‘Ein Neubau für die Nationalgalerie – Der Wettbewerb für das Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts’, published by Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz. Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts Berlin
Nomination – DAM Prize for Architecture 2019 We’re excited to announce the nomiation of our project ‘Conversion and extension Schloss Wittenberg’ for the shortlist of the DAM Prize for Architecture in Germany. The announcement of the award winner, the award ceremony and the opening of an exhibition on the buildings will take place in the Deutsches Architekturmuseum in Frankfurt am Main at the end of January, 2019. DAM Prize 2019Conversion and extension Schloss Wittenberg
Competition – Konzerthaus Nürnberg Bruno Fioretti Marquez was awarded a fourth prize for the design proposal for the new concert hall in Nuremberg, Germany. Konzerthaus Nürnberg
Competition – Residential building Potsdam “Zum Kahleberg” Bruno Fioretti Marquez has won the competition for the construction of a new housing development at Waldstadt II in Potsdam, Germany. Residential building Zum Kahleberg
Progress – Inauguration Schloss Wittenberg The conversion and extension of the new Wittenberg Castle was completed in October and ceremoniously inaugurated on the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation in Wittenberg, Germany. The historical castle was renovated and for the preachers’ seminar, supplemented by cubic roof structures out of monolithic lightweight concrete and courtyard gardens. BauNetz: Reformationsjahr in WittenbergConversion and extension Schloss Wittenberg
Competition – Residential building Spandau Bruno Fioretti Marquez has won the 1st prize for the construction of a new housing development in Berlin, Germany. Residential building Spandau
Competition – Residential and busindess complex Pergolenviertel Bruno Fioretti Marquez was awarded a 4th prize for the design of a new residential and business complex at Pergolenviertel in Hamburg, Germany. Residential and business complex Pergolenviertel
Publication – Edition Bauhaus 46: The New Masters’ Houses in Dessau, 1925-2014. We’re excited to announce the publication of ‘Edition Bauhaus 46: The New Masters’ Houses in Dessau, 1925-2014. Debates. Positions. Contexts.’ The book was published by Stiftung Bauhaus Dessau and gives a résumé of 90 years of history of the Dessau Masters’ Houses from the planning phase in 1925 to the reopening in 2014. Our chapter ‘Memoria and Imprecision’ summarizes the design concept and describes the planning process of the new Master’s Houses. Neue Meisterhäuser Bauhaus Dessau