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Coach and player benches for the new SC Freiburg stadium

Girsberger has developed and produced 42 customized seats for the coach and player benches in SC Freiburg’s new Europa-Park stadium, which was planned by HPP architects. Thanks to a sophisticated…

Sustainability Report 2020

Recently published: Girsberger Sustainability Report

La Punt - compact and clever convertible solutions for homeworking

This space-saving solution meets all the requirements of a professional home office. Essentially, "La Punt" is a bridge-like solid wood console desk with a fold-away work surface, making it suitable…

Marva - homely new swivel chair with all functions

Its far-reaching ergonomic properties and adjustment options are not apparent in this model. On the contrary - the chair has a homely appearance and, with its round, soft forms, fits perfectly with…

About versatile functions of spaces and objects and letting go of designed objects

In conversation with designers and twin brothers Ismaël and Nathan Studer. Born in 1984, they completed their studies in industrial design at Lausanne Cantonal Art School (ECAL) in 2010 and 2011. In…

Stadtcasino Basel, Switzerland

The complex of buildings that make up the Stadtcasino have been refurbished, remodelled and extended according to plans by architects Herzog & de Meuron, in a process that began back in 2016. As well…

Cosy Office - Constructive approaches to the space in between

In conversation with Aurel Aebi and Reto Ulrich. atelier oï was founded in 1991 in La Neuveville, Switzerland, by Aurel Aebi, Armand Louis and Patrick Reymond. The transdisciplinary atelier, based in…

Why chairs are a source of daily fascination

In conversation with Carmen Greutmann-Bolzern and Urs Greutmann. The designers and interior architects established the greutmann bolzern designstudio in Zurich in 1984. Today, it is one of…