Well-balanced composition of historical and new volumes. Jacoby Studios by David Chipperfield

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Design team
Partners.- David Chipperfield, Martin Reichert. Thomas Benk, Thea Cheret, Dirk Gschwind, Elsa Pandozi, Franziska Rusch, Diana Schaffrannek, Eva-Maria Stadelmann, Amelie Wegner.
Preparation and brief to Developed Design - Design intent details - site design supervision.- Frithjof Kahl. Concept study.- Franziska Rusch. Design lead.- Alexander Schwarz. Graphics, Visualisation.- Dalia Liksaite. Structural engineer.- Gantert + Wiemeler Ingenieurplanung, Münster. Services engineer.- Köster Planung GmbH, Münster. Building physics, Acoustics, Lighting consultant.- Hansen Ingenieure, Münster. Fire consultant.- HHP West Beratende Ingenieure GmbH, Bielefeld. Landscape architect.- Wirtz International nv, Schoten, Peter Wirtz, Jan Grauwels. Project management.- Jochem Vieren. Construction documentation.- Schilling Architekten, Cologne. Construction management.- Michael Zinnkann.
Jacoby GbR represented by Ellen Jacoby, Franz Jacoby, Yvonne Jacoby.
Gross floor area.- 12,500 m² in total, 7,200 m² above-ground.
Data set
Floors.- 2 – 3 above-ground, 1 below-ground. Height.- 11.8 m above ground. Length x width 87 x 65 m.
Project start.- 2014. Construction start.- 2017. Completion.- 2020.
Restoration.- Rochus Michnia, Königswinter. Timber windows.- Tischlerei Gehner, Osnabrück. Exposed concrete.- Läer + Rahenbrock, Georgsmarienhütte. Timber windows.- Becker 360, Medebach. Oak floorboards.- Fa. Wimmer, Töging am Inn. Office furnishings.- Vitra, Weil am Rhein, Michael Sans, Berlin. Furnishings.- Azucena, Novedrate, Italy, Michael Sans, Berlin.
Kisau 8, 33098 Paderborn, Germany.
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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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