GERMAN EMBASSY CAIRO

NEW BUILD FOR THE RESIDENTIAL AND CHANCELLERY BUILDING, CAIRO (EGYPT), 2013-2014

to the Project

CULTURAL PROJECT ROYAL STABLES

CONCERTHALL AND THEATER ATELIER AT MARSTALLPLATZ, MUNICH (GER), 2007

to the Project

THE GORGE

MUNICIPAL AND CULTURAL CENTRE MELS (CH), 2013

to the Project

OPEN-AIR MUSEUM GLENTLEITEN

MAIN ENTRANCE BUILDING WITH CATERING AND BREWERY, GLENTLEITEN (GER), 2013

to the Project

GREAT FEN

VISITOR CENTRE, CAMBRIDGESHIRE (ENGLAND), 2012-2013

to the Project

VILLA KORDINA

LUXURY RESIDENCE IN KREUTH ON TEGERNSEE, 2011 - 2013

to the Project

DANCE HOUSE IN THE ENGINE SHED

REHEARSAL BUILDING AND DANCE THEATRE, LEIPZIG (GER), 2008 - 2010

to the Project

STRONGHOLD GIECHBURG

REVITALIZATION AND EXTENSION BUILDINGS FOR HISTORICAL CASTLE COMPLEX IN SCHESSLITZ (GER), 2009

to the Project

ELYSION

INTER-CONFESSIONAL CEMETERY, WEINSTADT (G), 1998

to the Project

ART DE LUX ... WITH NEW HOME

The studio has moved

News from 01.03.2017

Being an architect means to critically examine our own work, to develop and to be always prepared to re-invent himself again.
The atelier had set out for new shores and droped anchor in Potsdam.

SCULPTURE OF ST. GEORGE

Art from ART DE LUX workshop

News from 17.05.2016

Designed, virtually modelled, 3D-plotted and shaped, and finally cast in sterling craftsmanship: The sculpture designed by Frank Wenzel will now be cast in bronze for eternity with the help of numerous partners by Kunstgießerei Hofmeister from Berg / Hoehenrain. The dynamic relief depicting the tale of Saint George fighting with the dragon will adorn the St. George parish community center as the new logo from mid-June 2016.

OPENING CEREMONY OF PARISH COMMUNITY CENTER

Grand Opening and Consecration

News from 24.04.2016

Only 26 months after the start of the project, the ensemble was formally opened and delivered to its user. The members of the catholic parish in Unterbiberg filled the new parish center with life for the very first time.

THE VIKING AGE MUSEUM AT BYGDOY, OSLO

ART DE LUX with international competition entry

News from 11.04.2016

We couldn't resist trying our luck at the international open competition for the alteration and extension of the landmarked VIKINGSKIPSHUSET Museum on Bygdoy Peninsula near Oslo. More than 111 firms participated. Our entry transformed the historic ensemble from a "church building" to a modern museum.

DAY CARE CENTER TRANSFERRED JUST IN TIME

major milestone completed in Unterbiberg

News from 14.12.2015

The two-track day care centre for which ART DE LUX was the implementation planner, was delivered to the user in due time by project supervisors IMP INGENIEURE.

ADVERTISING BLOCK

The business is now fully equipped

News from 17.07.2015

Architects may only determine with their own projects, publications, competitive successes and … with the business equipment. Ours has now been completed and should communicate the quality of our work to the outside as well. A heartfelt thank you to the pros of the Dreipunkt agency in Leipzig.

NIGHT SHIFT ON 03.07.2015

The long night of architectural offices in Munich

News from 01.07.2015

For the second time, ART DE LUX opens the gates to its studio for all interested visitors. On 03.07.15, from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m., visitors will be able to marvel at and discuss - apart from current projects and numerous audacious sketches - the freestyle contribution to the "Isar Philarmonic“. There will be enough to strengthen and stimulate the taste buds.

IT HAS BEEN RAISED

Topping-out ceremony in Unterbiberg

News from 21.05.2015

Under pouring rain, the topping-out wreath could be festively raised today over the new St. George parish community centre in Unterbiberg. With it, the market place gets the long sought-after link between the historic village centre and the rapidly growing residential area. The parish centre and the integrated nursery should open their doors as early as in December 2015 .

IN SCHOOLS

Swimming made easy by staying together

News from 20.03.2015

Swimming against the tide is easier when staying together in schools. Those travelling off the beaten path have to join forces and supplement each other if they want to hold steady against the big fish in the shark cage of public procurement. Therefore, ART DE LUX is hereby starting a campaign to find suitable and interested planning partners for joint projects. 

SATISFY THE THIRST

Students´ thirst for knowledge combined with a zest for action

News from 01.02.2015

For the fifth time already since 2012, ART DE LUX has awarded a several-months internship - always in keeping with its strategy of putting quality before quantity. After a multi-stage selection process from more than 30 qualified applicants, we now have a student from the German-Jordanian University in Amman working in our studio. The focus is on intercultural exchange, technical teaching, practical experience and a lot of fun with creative work, providing a feedback both for the student and for the studio team.

A TIME OF REFLECTION

An eventful year comes to a close

News from 22.12.2014

Before popping the corks on New Year´s Eve, our Atelier is using the peaceful Christmas time to relax and recharge our batteries for the New Year. Hence, we will be away from our desks from 22/12./2014 until 06/01/2015 including. Wishing you all a Merry Christmas with your family and a Happy New Year.

EVERYTHING IS SPROUTING IN UNTERBIBERG

The positive side of a warm winter

News from 19.12.2014

The concrete is busy flowing into the foundations of the future crèche, and at the parish community centre, the ceiling over the ground floor will have been finished before it's even Christmas. The structural work is advancing quickly.

BLESSED BY THE MUSE HERSELF

Been creative - but nobody won the prize

News from 08.09.2014

One of 17 discussed locations for the concert hall in Munich was Marstall. The 2007 contest produced award recipients but no real winners. All entries remained paper tigers - including an ART DE LUX entry that has not received an award.
http://www.art-de-lux.net/en/projekte/cultural-project-marstall.html

DIRECTLY ON THE NILE

German Embassy in Cairo

News from 08.09.2014

The question of how the future German embassy in Egypt should look is reflected on by ART DE LUX in the context of an international competition. To what extent must a draft follow the building tradition the home country and how many elements of the host country must be integrated to prevent the building from becoming a foreign body. 
http://www.art-de-lux.net/en/projekte/botschaft-kairo.html
(© Karimsayed | Dreamstime.com - Sultan Barquq Door In Egypt Photo)

15 YEARS OF CREATIVE IDEAS

A modest jubilee

News from 23.05.2014

ART DE LUX has been creating its own designs for 15 years and established a new location in Maxvorstadt, Munich, exactly 2 years ago. Word of mouth and recommendations from previous project partners and customers have meant that order volumes grow continuously.

A MIGHTY FORTRESS

Old walls with a new utilisation concept and a completed ensemble

News from 26.02.2014

In the context of a competition, ART DE LUX 2009 presents new development options for the hilltop castle of Giech near Scheßlitz, a historic monument.
http://www.art-de-lux.net/en/projekte/giechburg.html

NIGHT SHIFT ON FEB 26TH 2014

The long night of architectural offices in Munich

News from 18.02.2014

ART DE LUX will open the doors to its studio on 26/02/14 from 18:00 to 22:00 p.m. for those who are interested to come and visit. In the context of the Munich Creative Business Week 2014 visitors will be able to get first-hand information on current projects, discuss an ad-hoc draft for a fictive undeveloped area in Munich and philosophize freely on design matters - culinary delights included.

UNDER THE CHRISTMAS TREE

The presents have long been unwrapped – four orders were received by recommendations in 2013

News from 20.12.2013

ART DE LUX would like to thank all business partners, recommenders and sponsors.

GONE HUNTING

ART DE LUX at EXPO REAL in Munich

News from 09.10.2013

New contacts and ideas were sought and found in the underwoods of the real estate thicket. A big thank you to all interested parties and discussion partners.

ONLINE – BACKSTAGE

ART DE LUX invites you to join the discussion on facebook

News from 01.10.2013

Go directly through the VIP entrance to the backstage area and comment on what is happening on and near the architectural stage of ART DE LUX.

ONLINE - ON STAGE

www.art-de-lux.com now on the stage of the World Wide Web

News from 31.07.2013

A good wine needs its maturing time just like good THEATRE pieces and of yourse our website presentation. Everything has been tested several times and finally adjudged to be presentalbe. Raise the curtain!

CLICK, CLICK, CLICK

Over 10,000 accesses to the office site on the platform "Competitionline"

News from 10.06.2013

After not even 9 months membership on the competition and advertising platform, the users appear extremely interested in what ART DE LUX harbours.

Link to web site: http://www.competitionline.com/de/bueros/anzeigen/detail/id/41523/observer/guest

SWAP CRAFTSMEN FOR GUESTS

The atelier's interior has been completed.

News from 12.09.2012

On the own construction site in the atelier, after the last craftsman, hands have just been gratefully shaken and the fine cleaning terminated; then we could welcome the first guest.

FIRST ORDERS

Several orders by Doranth Post Architects and THEATRE Projekte Munich.

News from 13.07.2012

On the basis of recommendation, the first orders for supporting detail planning in the stage tower, the auditorium and the technical areas of the Deutsche THEATRE in Munich.
Link to web site: www.deutsches-theater.de

NEW LOGO

Dreipunkt drafts new word picture brand for ART DE LUX

News from 29.05.2012

In the fresh, revised design, the atelier is now presented in all media with a new logo and, naturally, also on the façade in Richard-Wagner-Str. 19 in Munich.

Link to web site: http;//www.agentur-dreipunkt.de

MOVING

ART DE LUX moves from Puchheim to Munich's Maxvorstadt.

News from 10.05.2012

Tenancy agreement signed, key received and moved in - a successful start with a table, chair, lamp, laptop and endless motivation.