At the Lasvit headquarters in Nový Bor, OV Architekti combine Czech glass art and architecture. The roof and façades of the new building are cladded with large-format, translucent glass shingles.
Client: Lasvit, s.r.o.
Architecture: ov architekti s.r.o.
Locaton: Nový Bor (CZ)
Our Favourites: Three Projects Using Various Types of Shingles
We present you three convincing solutions in the use of shingles: a white-clad hotel in southern Germany, a glazed conference building in the Czech Republic, and a residential building clad with wooden shingles in Vorarlberg, Austria, prove that both traditional and innovative materials can be considered for shingles.
Wooden Building in Bridal Attire: Hotel Bergamo in Ludwigsburg
Hotel Bergamo, situated vis-à-vis the Marstall Center in Ludwigsburg, is the first carbon-neutral building in the city. Yet only at second glance does the edifice designed by Von M Architects reveal itself to be built almost solely of timber.
Client: Fedor Schoen GmbH
Architecture: VON M (Dennis Mueller, Matthias Siegert)
Structural engineerign: Merz Kley Partner
Location: Bauhofstraße 4, 71634 Ludwigsburg (DE)