Gallery: Kirchplatz Office + Residence in Switzerland by Oppenheim and ...

Florida-based Oppenheim Architecture + Design, in collaboration with Switzerland-based Huesler Architekten, have created an ultra-modern office for themselves in an old farmhouse dating back to 1743 in the City of Muttenz/Basel, Switzerland. This adaptive-reuse project in the historic center of the city incorporates several sustainable design strategies, like the use of MINERGIE (energy-efficient) construction standards, solar power and reclaimed materials. The team not only put the original farm house to use, they also added a new residence in its back yard, creating a live-work situation unlike any other.

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