Neues Museum drawings by David Chipperfield, on display in Lisbon

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David Chipperfield Architects, Berlin in collaboration with Julian Harrap.
Harald Müller, Martin Reichert, Eva Schad, Alexander Schwarz.
Project architects
Jamie Fobert, Mark Randel, Martin Reichert, Eva Schad.
Landscape Architect
Levin Monsigny Landschaftsarchitekten.
Exhibition design
architetto Michele de Lucchi S.r.L.
Structural engineer
Ingenieurgruppe Bauen.
Services engineer
Jaeger, Mornhinweg+Partner Ingenieurgesellschaft.
Site supervision
Lubic & Woehrlin GmbH.
Project controlling
Ernst & Young Real Estate GmbH.
Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz represented by Bundesamt für Bauwesen und Raumordnung.
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.
Gross floor area
20,500 m².
SMB, Ute Zscharnt for David Chipperfield Architects, Zentralarchiv, Ryuji Miyamoto for SMB, Ryuji Miyamoto, Candida Höfer, VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2009, SPK, Jörg von Bruchhausen, Christian Richters, Johannes Kramer for BBR, Johannes Kramer, Roman März, Hélène Binet.

David Chipperfield

Sir David Chipperfield CBE. AA Dipl., RIBA, RDI, Hon.FAIA, BDA, RA, Hon Doc (Kingston). David Chipperfield studied at Kingston School of Art and the Archtectural Association in London. After graduating he worked at the practices of Douglas Stephen, Richard Rogers and Norman Foster.

In 2004 he was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) for services to architecture. in 2006 he was appointed Royal Designer for Industry (RDI), and in 2007 he was made an Honorary Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (Hon. FAIA) and an Honorary Member of the BDA (Bund Deutscher ARchitekten). In 2008 he was elected a Royal Academician (RA) and awarded an Honorary Doctorate from Kingston University.

In 2009 he was awarded the order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany - the highest tribute that can be paid to individuals for service to the nation - and in the UK New Year Honours 2010 was named Knight Bachelor for services to architecture in the UK and Germany.

1984 Office of David Chipperfield Architects established in London



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