Architecture on Stage: Christ & Gantenbein

The Swiss architecture duo will discuss the broad range of projects in their practice's growing body of work


07:00pm, Thursday, 14 February 2019


09:00pm, Thursday, 14 February 2019


Barbican Centre, Silk St, London EC2Y 8DS


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Emanuel Christ and Christoph Gantenbein are the founders of an award winning practice whose broad scale of work spans from private residential to institutional buildings, infrastructure and urban masterplans. Significant projects include the Kunstmuseum in Basel, won in an international competition and shortlisted for the RIBA International Prize 2018, and the Swiss National Museum in Zurich, both completed in 2016. 

Alongside leading the practice, Christ & Gantenbein hold Professorships in Architecture at ETH Zurich and have previously held teaching positions at Harvard GSD, Mendrisio and the Oslo School of Architecture and Design.

Kunstmuseum, Basel

Kunstmuseum, Basel, 2016 (credit: Walter Mair)

Kunstmuseum, Basel

Interior of the Kunstmuseum, Basel, 2016 (credit: Stefano Graziani)

Swiss National Museum

Swiss National Museum, 2016 (credit: Walter Mair)

Architecture on Stage is a series of talks by the world's best architects programmed by the Architecture Foundation in partnership with the Barbican Centre.