Emanuel Christ: The Architecture of the City

Emanuel Christ, cofounder of Switzerland's Christ & Gantenbein, presents his firm's projects.

January 9, 2020

Recorded on November 19, 2019.

Current Work is a lecture series featuring leading figures in the worlds of architecture, urbanism, design, and art.

In this video, Emanuel Christ of Christ & Gantenbein discusses the pressing need to re-evaluate the architecture of our urban spaces in light of urgent social and environmental concerns and presents on several of his firm’s projects, including: 

  • Kunstmuseum Basel Extension
  • Roche Technical And Office Building, Grenzach, Germany
  • Lindt Home of Chocolate, Kilchburg

Paul Lewis, founding principal of LTL Architects and president of The Architectural League of New York, provides the introduction and moderates the post-lecture discussion.


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