Céline Baumann is visiting professor at the EPF Lausanne as part of the orientation “Cities – Territories”.
The creation of dynamic and living open spaces based on the iterative ecology between communities and their environment is guiding the approach of this landscape architecture project. The studio investigates the metaphor of ramification; a tool allowing to compose and qualify a territory through the quality of its void as well as the density of its mass.Read More
We are taking part in Manifesta 14.
In 2022, Manifesta 14, the European Nomadic Biennial, takes place in Prishtina, Kosovo. Under the title „ It matters what worlds world worlds: how to tell stories otherwise “, Creative Mediator Catherine Nichols takes up the challenge of exploring and generating new practices and ways of collective storytelling. We have the pleasure to present the Queer Nature project in the Grand Hotel, a key venue of the festival.Read More
Publication of the essay “Let not bygones go by” in the book “Roadside Picnics. Encounters with the uncanny. ”
With a combination of essays, memoirs, guided imagery, and speculative story-telling, this book reenacts Roadside Picnic, a sci-fi story addressing the problem of humanity’s contact with another intelligence through the environmental effects and wreckage left behind by the visitors.Read More
Publication of an essay for the French independent journal “mille cosmos”.
First prize for the housing building 2.3 on the Volta site in Basel.
The team led by Donet Schäfer Reimer Architekten wins first prize for the housing project of the plot 2.3 in the new district of Volta in Basel. Our contribution to the project concentrates on the roof terraces and green walls.
First prize for the primary school in the new district of Walkeweg in Basel.
The team led by Lukas Manz, Barbara Thüler and Farquet Architectes wins first prize for the construction of the new Walkeweg school. The project offers playscape amenities for pupils as well as ecological corridors for an urban flora and fauna.Read More
Building site for Lyse-Lotte has started.
Public presentation of the urban study for the Fabric site in Brombach, Lörrach.
Céline Baumann is awarded a visiting professorship as part of the Division “Natural and Built Environment” of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.
She is one of four visiting professors of the Wüstenrot Foundation who, from the winter semester 2021/22 to the summer semester 2023, will extend the array of courses offered in the master’s degree in architecture for one semester with relevant and responsible contributions to the major societal challenges for building in the present and the future.Read More
Swiss Art Awards 2021 opens in the hall 3 of the Messe in Basel.
The Swiss Art Awards exhibition, which is organised by the Swiss Federal Office of Culture, offers an insight into current art and architecture in Switzerland and is a valuable reference for art professionals and art lovers.Read More
Building permit approved for the Lyse-Lotte building in Basel.
The building permit for the new construction of the Lyse-Lotte housing in the Lysbüchel district of Basel has been approved. We are looking forward to the next steps!Read More