Roman Bauer

Roman Bauer, born in Basel in 1984, grows up and lives in Lugano. After completing his studies in architecture, he left abroad for one year, London and Berlin, and has worked in the area for over 10 years. From this year 2020 he founded the B3 Architects Sagl studio in collaboration with his partner Joana…

Nicola Probst

He studied architecture at Supsi in Lugano and at the University of California, Berkeley, USA, where he obtained his Master of Architecture in 1999. After graduation he worked in the United States and in Zurich, before returning to Ticino and opening his own studio in Lugano. Teaching is part of the professional path: design assistant…

Villa 4L_

Nicola Probst A residential architecture on a hilly site in the outskirt of Lugano. Here, four plates are tied together and define a new built topography. The main living area is the central space of the all project. This big living void is enveloped by a swimming pool, a gravel garden, a big terrace and…

Zuoz, Chesa Mariöl Sur

Jachen Könz The “Chesa Mariöl Sur” is part of the Mariöl district adjacent to the old nucleus of Zuoz, in contiunity with it. The living room is transverse, east-west oriented, with large openings, with concrete walls. The rooms, on the other hand, are intimate wooden cores. The building has a marked plastic conformation, conferred by…

Lugano, Camar House

Jachen Könz The Camar house is located in the district of villas and residential condominiums scattered in the greenery as a residential unit of four apartments with garden and roof garden, formulating a contemporary version of the apartment organized in vertical “duplex” that enjoys the peculiarities of the landscape. The volume is articulated towards the…

Jachen Könz

He grows in the Engadine, Peru and Männedorf, Zurich. He studies architecture at the ETH Zurich and Lausanne. He works in Germany, Barcelona and Bellinzona. He opened his own studio in Lugano in 1992. At the centre of design research is space as an expression of a way of life: space is made up of…