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WEIN & WAHRHEIT

WEIN & WAHRHEIT

The Weinkellerei Höchst has opened a second wine shop in the Main-Taunus shopping mall. Resembling a library of learned tomes, wine bottles fill the store from floor to ceiling along all three interior walls. A mirrored ceiling band running around the edges of the space further multiplies this effect in the vertical.

banožić ARCHITECTURE / SCENOGRAPHY

banožić ARHITEKTURA / SCENOGRAFIJA

our ideas and works originate and develop inbetween architecture, the visual arts and object design. we are interested in exploring the potential of interactions between these fields to find individual and innovative solutions for the coherence of space and media.

dOCUMENTA (13)

dOCUMENTA (13)

The architecture of the dOCUMENTA (13) utilises that which is already there – as authentically as possible. Kassel, largely destroyed in World War II, was rebuilt more or less from scratch in the mid-50s. This naturally presented something of a Herculean task, which speaks of the spirit of optimism present at the time. The curatorial guiding theme of “Destruction & Rebuilding“ is the thread which runs through the architectural realisation.

WESTENDGATE

WESTENDGATE

The organic tree-like structure of the sculptural roof is easily recognizable from a great distance. 1000 square meters of roof surface extend at one point up to a height of 14 meters, zoning in the square, with translucent air cushions filling out the construction and providing office workers and hotel guests refuge from the rain.