Birkenweg “living in the woods”

Best Implemented Project of Residential Estate

About the project
The property is located right on the edge of the forest. The main challenge was to integrate the building into the existing natural surroundings creating an ideal connection to the woods. Therefore this project was inspired by nature. Despite its location close to the city, it is particularly influenced by the nearby forest.
The tranquillity, the green of the trees and the chirping of the birds are part of everyday life here. From the desire to convey a feeling of living in contact with the na

Zollikon, Zürich, Switzerland

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Applicant and authors of the project
Curzio Ardinghi Architecture.
International architecture offices based in Zurich. «We believe in good architecture: contemporary and timeless at the same time. We develop spaces from the outside to the inside and from the inside to the outside at the same time. Our goal is to translate our customers' feelings, needs and ideas into architecture.»