In the next three years the HGK Basel will be building and renovating buildings at their new campus site, Dreispitz, on the fringe of Basel. It will not only be new quarters for the college, but also will be an entire art and design environment with studios, museums, apartment housing, restaurants, a radio station and events space. It will be the first time since the founding of the HGK Basel as part of the FHNW university system, that all the students, faculty and departments will finally be together. The following images are a taste of what is to come.
The development of a new cultural urban space in a very old city has attracted great interest from all over. Here a projection from the Copenhagen Architect/Design company Bjarke Ingels Group TRANSITLAGER