The Headquarters of the internationally operating architectural firm Baumschlager Eberle is based in Lustenau at lake Constance. A well-proportioned office building with brick cavity walls committing itself to the credo: Do things as easily as possible!
Office building in Lustenau, Austria © Norbert Prommer
The interior and exterior walls as well as the ceilings play an essential role, so that the use of construction materials was reduced and perfectly co-ordinated. Interfaces and possible defects are thus also reduced. Being able to decide on the relationship to the environment all by oneself is a crucial concern for client and architect, Dietmar Eberle. His credo: do things as easily as possible!
Building in the public sphere often involves an architecture of appropriateness.