About Gerkan / Marg + Partner

Our ideal is to design in such a reduced form, that the results endure content and time. Formal restriction and uniformity of materials contribute to this standpoint because we understand obviousness as a categorical imperative.
We want to design a house simply as a statement, to form it as a durable cover for the variety of human existence.
With a critical distance from recent architectural expressions, we try to avoid expressionist

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Heal Thyself: new healthcare architecture

Dominic Lutyens


As hospitals embrace a more patient-centred approach, so do their architects, giving rise to curative spaces that dovetail stress-free wayfinding with a proximity to nature.