"Everything changes without passing away completely. It is important to accompany these processes in an orderly manner."
With the double exhibition TRANSFORMATIONS, the renowned Swiss architects Burckhardt+Partner present works in the Architekturgalerie München in the Kunstareal and in the Bunker that are entirely dedicated to structural transformation and change processes.
In the Architekturgalerie München in the Kunstareal, architecture can be experienced and grasped in three atmospherically designed rooms. The exhibition shows a broad spectrum of works by the Swiss firm Burckhardt+Partner from the almost 70-year history of the firm. This exhibition also focuses on the transformation process. It is about change and a profound development from something existing. "This can lead to something completely new, but also to a conversion of the existing," explains Wolfgang Hardt, Partner at Burckhardt+Partner. "Transformation also means changing viewing habits and developing new perceptions.
Burckhardt+Partner is an independent architectural and general planning company that is a leading player in Switzerland. The company was founded in Basel in 1951. Today, the internationally active architectural office still has its headquarters there and, with Zurich, Berne, Lausanne and Geneva, has four further locations in Switzerland and three in Germany in Berlin, Stuttgart and Grenzach. Burckhardt+Partner has had a significant impact on architecture in Switzerland, continues to develop and today has around 400 employees.