Archive of the Avant-Garde, Dresden
Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos 

Archive of the Avant-Garde, Dresden

Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos 

The idea of combining the terms ‘archive’ and ‘avant-garde’ holds within itself a contradiction. The fusion of these two concepts may seem paradoxical at first glance, as an archive is created to safeguard the documentary legacy of the past, while the avant-garde is characterized precisely by the opposite, by its impulse to break away from previous traditions. The project of the Archive of the Avant-Garde in Dresden reflects this apparent opposition: an institution intended to preserve and disseminate works that displayed a transgressive will in all artistic fields, from the beginnings of the past century, was to be housed in a historic Baroque building...

Staatsbetrieb Sächsisches Immobilien-und Baumanagement; Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden (usuario user)

Concurso 1er Premio, 2018 Competition 1st Prize, 2018

Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos
Fuensanta Nieto, Enrique Sobejano, Patricia Grande, Johannes Hanf

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Roman Bender, Kirstie Smeaton (arquitectos de proyecto project architects); Clemens Ahlgrimm, Lucia Andreu, Anna-Lena Berger, Michal Ciesielski, Lorna Hughes, Vissia Portioli, Sebastian Saure, Ina Specht, Kathi Weber, Claudia Wulf, Jean-Benoit Houyet, Anastasia Svirski (equipo de proyecto project team); Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos, AWB Architekten (dirección de obra site supervision); Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos (maquetas models); Drama Estudio (imágenes renders)

Tp management GmbH (gestión de proyecto project management); Wetzel & von Seht (estructura structural engineer); Brendel Ingenieure Dresden GmbH (instalaciones mechanical engineer); Kretzschmar und Partner Freie Landschaftsarchitekten (paisajismo landscape architect); Prof. Rühle, Jentzsch und Partner GmbH (protección contra incendios fire prevention consultant); Müller BBM GmbH (acústica acoustics consultant)

Roland Halbe, Albrecht Voss, Christoph Reichelt

Concurso Competition