The Balcony – A Zürich Lexicon

Student Work

First Year Bachelor Students

HS 2020 and FS 2021

As part of the first year Course ‘Grundlagen der Geschichte und Theorie der Architektur I & II’ the Chair of History and Theory of Urban Design has invited students to unlock their (un)conscious experience of the urban environment. They were asked to explore the city of Zurich by lookin at its constituent urban elements, ranging from streets and sidewalks, to facades and entrances, balconies, street corners and windows. balconies, street corners and windows.

Tutors: Tom Avermaete, Hans Teerds, Sara Frikech, Maaike Goedkoop, Hamish Lonergan, Maxime Zaugg.