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New Architect’s Kitchens – Zumthor, Herzog De Meuron, Rem Koolhaas, MVRDV

Big name architects rarely go down to the details of designing kitchens. We found some rare exemptions.

Peter (not Hans, sorry) Zumthor recently designed two holiday appartments in Leis. Here are images of the two stainless steel kitchens.

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http://zumthorferienhaeuser.ch/leis/

This is a still image of Wim Wenders’ film “Notes from a day in a life of an architect” showing Peter Zumthor’s way of working. Peter Zumthor is even seen making coffee.

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Here is an article about the film: http://www.stadtfragen.ch/2013/01/himmel-uber-haldenstein/

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Leonardstreet is a project by Herzog De Meuron on NYC with two renderings of a vast room with a shiny black kitchen that resembles a large piano.

http://herzog-de-meuron.mr926.me/2011/56-leonard-street-by-herzog-de-meuron/

New Architect's Kitchens

Dutch bureau MVRDV designed the spectacular “Balancing Barn”. The entrance leads directly into the kitchen.

http://designyoutrust.com/2012/02/balancing-barn-by-mvrdv-in-collaboration-with-mole-architects-on-thisispaper-com/

4 comments on “New Architect’s Kitchens – Zumthor, Herzog De Meuron, Rem Koolhaas, MVRDV

  1. fab
    04/03/2013

    “peter zumthor is even seen making tea”
    how boring!

    • Chef de Cuisine
      09/03/2013

      Yeah, world heavyweight architect prepares tea. Sadly the linked article is in German. But the film is quite boring as well.

  2. peter not hans
    20/03/2013

    no tea, coffee. i prepare my coffee.

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