Competition I 1st Prize

1st Prize in the competition „Esbjerg Bypark“: Henning Larsen together with TOPOTEK 1 win the 1st prize in the design competition for the revitalisation of historic Esbjerg Bypark in Esbjerg, Denmark. The design is currently displayed in an open exhibition in Esbjerk’s music hall.

Esbjerg Park

Interview

Open More Doors: TOPOTEK 1: Interview with Martin Rein-Cano and office portrait for the inaugural edition of „Open More Doors“, a new editorial section on Archdaily.

archdaily.com/open-more-doors:topotek1

Competition | 1st Prize

1st Prize in the competition „Kaiserpfalzquartier“: Niento Sobejano Architectos together with TOPOTEK 1 win one of two 1st prizes in the design competition for the redesign of the World Heritage site „Kaiserpfalzquartier“ in Goslar, Germany.

Kaiserpfalz Quartier Goslar

Panel Talk

Panel talk: „Nutzung und Gestaltung historischer urbaner Räume“: Lorenz Dexler (Topotek 1) | May 22th 2019, 4.00-6.00 pm | Within the scope of the symposium and workshop „Römisches Bühnentheater Mainz“, organised by Gestaltungsbeirat Mainz | Drusussaal, Zitadelle Mainz, Germany.

Symposium zur Entwicklung des Römischen Bühnentheaters der Stadt Mainz

Competition | 1st Prize

1st Prize for UCBM Masterplan International Design Competition: The architects and landscape architects of Topotek 1 together with Labics, Systematica, and Prof. E. Cangelli win the competition for the new UCBM Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome Masterplan, Italy.

Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome Masterplan

Panel Talk

Panel talk: „Artificial Wilderness“: Martin Rein-Cano (Topotek 1) in discussion with Stig L. Anderson (SLA) and Dan Stubbergaard (COBE) | May 9th 2019, 4.30-8.00 pm | Within the scope of Cobe Session Nº 2 / 2019 | COBE Architects, Pakhus 54, Orientkaj 4, st. 2150 Nordhavn, Denmark.

Participation and further information

Competition | 1st Prize

1st Prize in International Design Competition for Kantonspital Aarau: Marti Gesamtleistungen AG, BAM Swiss AG, BAM Deutschland AG, Burckhardt + Partner AG, wörner traxler richter and Topotek 1 for the Landscape Design win the international 2-phase design competition for the new hospital of Aarau’s Canton, Switzerland. The construction of the new hospital and its open spaces is expected to be completed by 2024.

Kantonspital Aarau

Talk

Talk: „Can urban forests support cities to climate change adaption and mitigation?“ Lorenz Dexler (Topotek 1) | April  5th 2019 | Within the scope of Nature-based solutions (NBS) Forum „Addressing major societal challenges: climate change adaption-mitigation, risk management and resilience“ | NBS Forum, Paris, France.

platform.think-nature.eu/paris-forum

Lecture

Lecture „Paesaggi di comunità“: Francesca Venier | Topotek 1 | April 5th 2019, 6 pm | Within the scope of the 2nd circle of „Vision condivisa, tra Utopia, conflitto e pianificazione aperta“ at Centro socio-culturale Stecca3 | Via De Castillia 26, 20124 Milano, Italy.

www.lastecca.org

Lecture

Lecture „Can Urban Forests Support Cities to Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation?“: Lorenz Dexler | Topotek 1 | April 5th 2019, 2-4 pm | Within the dialogue series „Can ‚(re)naturation‘ contribute to urban climate change adaptation and mitigation?“ at Paris Forum on NBS | CSTB Paris, 4 Avenue du Recteur Poincaré, Paris, France.

www.platform.think-nature.eu

Lecture

Lecture „Superkilen“: Lorenz Dexler | Topotek 1 | April 4th 2019, 6:30 pm | Within the scope of the conference „Le Processus en Jeu“ | Amphithéatre Bossard, École Nationale Superieure d’Architecture et de Paysage de Lille, 2 Rue Verte, 59650 Villeneuve d’Ascq, France.

www.lille.archi.fr

Lecture

Lecture „Personal Public Space“: Francesca Venier | Topotek 1 | April 3rd 2019, 2:30 pm | Within the scope of the conference „Architettura, Forma, Spazio e Constuzione“ | Aula Magna, Università Politecnica delle Marche,  Piazza Roma 22, 60121 Ancona, Italy.

Lecture

Lecture „Topotek 1 World“: Martin Rein-Cano | Topotek 1 | April 2nd 2019, 5:00 pm | Within the scope of FreiRaum-Gespräche No 3 | METTEN Akademie | SANAA Building, Folkwang University of the Arts, Klemensborn 39, D-45239 Essen, Germany.

FreiRaum-Gespräche No 3

Competition | 1st Prize

1st Prize in the International Competition „KFAS New Headquarters“ in Kuwait City:  Topotek 1 wins the international, restricted 2-stage design competition for the New Headquarters and Conference Center of the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS).

Construction of the two buildings and the landscape is expected to be completed by 2023.

KFAS Headquarter’s and Conference Center

Competition | 3rd Prize

3rd Prize in the Competition „King Salman Park“:  Topotek 1 has been awarded the 3rd prize in the competition for the King Salman Park Masterplan in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

King Salman Park

Event

Topotek 1 at MIPIM 2019: Topotek 1 attends the MIPIM 2019 event in Cannes which features selected experts from the world’s leading property market, architecture, engineering, and landscape design. Please visit Topotek 1’s stand on floor 7 in the German Pavilion at Palais de Festival Cannes, France from 12-15 March and find further information here.

Lecture

Lecture „Zwischen Innerer und äusserer Enge“: Dan Budik | Topotek 1 | March 6th 2019, 6:15 pm | Alpines Museum Bern, Switzerland, Helvetiaplatz 4, Hodlersaal, admission: FR 20.– (lecture held in German language). For more information click here

Competition | 2nd Prize

1st Prize in the competition „Adorno Gymnasium“: wörner traxler richter planungsgesellschaft, Mijaa Raummanufaktur Architekten and TOPOTEK 1 win one of two 1st prizes in the design competition for the Adorno Gymnasium in Frankfurt, Germany.

Adorno Gymnasium Frankfurt

Competition | 1st Prize

1st Prize in the Competition „Taipei Twin Towers“: MVRDV and Topotek 1 win the 1st prize in the competition for the redesign of the Taipei Central Station area in the centre of the Taiwanese capital.

Taipei Twin Towers

Competition | 5th Prize

5th Prize in the Competition „Deungchon-dong Eoullim Plaza“: Topotek 1 Architektur with DMP Architects wins the 5th prize in the invited competition for the design of Deungchon-dong Eoullim Plaza in Seoul, South Korea.

Deungchon-dong Eoullim Plaza

Lecture

Lecture „Topotek 1 World“: Martin Rein-Cano | Topotek 1 | December 13th 2018, 7:00 pm | Rotterdam Academy of Architecture and Urban Design, Heijplaatstraat 23, 3089 JB, Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Competition | 5th Prize

5th Prize in the Competition „ZHAW Campus Winterthur“: Topotek 1 Architektur wins the 5th prize in the design competition for the new campus of the Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften (ZHAW) in Winterthur, Switzerland.

ZHAW Campus Winterthur

Competition | 3rd Prize

3rd Prize in the competition „Gärten der Welt – Jüdischer Garten“: Topotek 1 wins the 3rd prize in the design competition for the Jewish Garden in Berlin.

Jewish Garden Berlin

Lecture

Lecture „Topotek 1 World“: Martin Rein-Cano | Topotek 1 | October 8 2018, 5:30pm | in the scope of NZILA Auckland Branch | BECA Auditorium, 21 Pitt St, Auckland.

www.nzila.co.nz

Festival

Luxembourg’s first Food Truck Festival as proposed by Topotek 1

Topotek 1’s proposal for the Place de l’Éurope in Luxembourg has been realized in the scope of the YUMM Festival |September 20th – 22nd 2018 | Place de l’Europe, Kirchberg 1229, Luxembourg.

www.yumm.lu

Lecture

Lecture „Identity, Urban Society and the importance of the Urban Public Space„: Martin Rein-Cano | Topotek 1 | August 31st 2018, 1:45 pm | in the scope of TADA | Tampere Design Architecture Week, Tampere, Finnland | Finnkino Plevna, Itäinenkatu 4 33100 Tampere.

www.tadaweek.com

Exhibition

Exhibition „Creative Infidelities – On the Landscape Architecture of Topotek 1“:  Topotek 1’s work will be featured at the Museum of Contemporary Art Leipzig in a solo exhibition curated by Barbara Steiner | July 14th 2018 – September 27th 2018| Opening on July 13th 2018 at 7pm | Karl-Tauchnitz-Straße 9-11, 04107 Leipzig, Germany.

www.gfzk.de

Exhibition

Exhibition „NORDIC URBAN SPACES“: Topotek 1 participates in the exhibition “NORDIC URBAN SPACES – Inspiration for City & Space” in the Nordic Embassy Berlin | July 6th 2018 – September 28th 2018 | Opening on July 5th 2018 at 6pm | Nordic Embassy / Fellhus, Rauchstraße 1, 10787 Berlin, Germany.

www.nordischebotschaften.org

Studio Talk

„Does the Jungle have a Parking Lot?“: Studio Talk at Topotek 1’s office in the scope of “MakeCity Festival for Architecture and Urban Alternatives 2018” | Speakers: Matthias Armengaud / AWP, Dan Budik / Topotek 1 Architecture, Martin Fröhlich / AFF, Christian Kerez / Christian Kerez Architect, Martin Rein-Cano / Topotek 1, Ute Schneider / KCAP, Peter Veenstra / LOLA | Moderation: Andres Ramirez / Plane – Site | Tuesday, June 19th 2018 at 6:30pm | Topotek 1, Sophienstraße 18, 10178 Berlin, Germany.

www.makecity.berlin

Lecture

Lecture „Topotek 1 World“: Martin Rein-Cano | Topotek 1 | May 31st 2018, 7pm| in the scope of „DAAD Days of Architecture and Design Bratislava“ | Primate’s Palace, Primaciálne námestie 1, Bratislava, Slovakia.

www.daad.sk

Competition

Special Mention by the jury in the competition „Bahnhofsplatz Süd, Heidelberg 2022“: Topotek 1’s design proposal for the competition  „Bahnhofsplatz Süd, Heidelberg 2022“ has been awarded with a recognition.

Competition | 1st Prize

1st Prize in the Competition „Campus Central Hospital Lörrach“: Hascher Jahle, Wörner Traxler Richter, and Topotek 1 won the 1st prize in the 2nd phase of urban design competition for the Campus of the Central Hospital in Lörrach.

Lecture

Lecture „Topotek 1 World“: Martin Rein-Cano | May 2nd 2018, 10h30 am | in the scope of the lecture series „Piani usbanistici e spazi aperti nel mondo“ | Politecnico di Milano, Polo Territoriale di Pacienza, Aula C | Ex-Caserma della neve | Via Scalabrini 76, Piacenza, Italy.

www.planum.net

Competition

1st Prize in the Competition „Concert Hall Nuremberg“: Topotek 1 Architektur wins the competition in a joint venture with Johannes Kappler Städtebau & Architektur GmbH and Super Future Collective from Nuremberg.

Concert Hall Nuremberg

Panel Talk

Panel Talk „Arts of the Immigrant Continent“: Martin Reino-Cano | Topotek 1 | April 12th 2018, 4:30 pm | in the scope of the „Cities Migration Series“ | Cornell Institute for European Studies, A. D. White House. Guerlac Room, 29 East Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA.

www.cornell.edu

Lecture

Lecture „Topotek 1 World“: Martin Rein-Cano | Topotek 1 | April 11th 2018, 5:15 pm | in the scope of the lecture series „Landscape Architecture Spring Lecture Series“ | Cornell University, Department of Landscape Architecture | 151 Warren Hall, 137 Reservoir Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA.

www.landscape.cornell.edu

Competition

Special Mention by the Jury: Competition „Horticultural Show Bad Dürrenberg 2022“ : Topotek 1’s design proposal for the competition  „Horticultural Show Bad Dürrenberg 2022“ has been awarded with a recognition.

Lecture

Lecture „Contextuality“: Martin Rein-Cano | Topotek 1 | March 22nd 2018 at 7pm | Academy of Architecture, Università della Svizzera Italiana | Palazzo Canavée, Viale Canavée. 6850 Mendrisio, Switzerland.

www.arc.ch

Lecture

Lecture „Contextuality“: Martin Rein-Cano | Topotek 1 | February 15th 2018, 7:30 pm| New Stage of Alexandrinsky Theater | 49A Fontanka River Embankment, (M) Gostiny Dvor, Saint Petersburg, Russia.

 

Award

Domus Award | Honorable Mention for UNESCO World Heritage Site Lorsch Monastery:  The project UNESCO World Heritage Site Lorsch Monastery has been awarded with a honorable mention within the 6th edition of the Domus Award for Restoration and Conservation, promoted by the University of Ferrara | the award ceremony is scheduled for March 21st at 6pm| Palazzo Tassoni Estense, Department of Architecture of the University of Ferrara.

www.premiorestauro.it

Project

Black Umbrella | Aabenraa’s Old City Center: The last construction phase of the redesign of Aabenraa’s Old City Center by Topotek 1 and ADEPT has started. It is planned to be completed by Summer 2018.

Lecture

Lecture „Identity in the Garden“: Martin Rein-Cano, Topotek 1 | January 25th 2018, 7pm | Goethe-Institut Warsaw | ul. Chmielna 13A, access ul. Chmielna 11, 00-021 Warsaw, Poland.

www.goethe.de

Lecture

Lecture „Personal Public Space“: Martin Rein-Cano, Topotek 1 | December 12th 2017 at 7:45pm | in the scope of the pop-up tour “Nordic Life in Urban Spaces”, organized by Vestre | Palais de Tokyo, 13 Avenue du President Wilson, 75116 Paris, France.

www.vestre.com

Competition

Competition 3rd Prize “Eggenfeldener Straße”, Munich: ORTNER & ORTNER Baukunst and Topotek 1 win the 3rd prize in the urban design competition „Eggenfeldener Straße“ for a new residential neighborhood of 6ha size in Munich-Bogenhausen.

Public Debate

Public debate – My City/ Your City: Constraints of the Collective; Martin Rein-Cano | Topotek 1 | December 1st at 19h | reSITE Salon, organised by reSITE in corporation with Lukas Feireiss Studio and Goethe Institut Prag | Friends Space / FvF, Glogauer Straße 2, Berlin, Germany

www.resite.org

Competition | 1st Prize

1st Prize Competition “ Gangnam International Transit Center”, Seoul: Dominique Perrault Architecture with Junglim and Topotek 1 win the 1st prize in the international urban design competition in Seoul for an underground hub and the urban park on top of it.

Lecture

Lecture „Superkilen“: Martin Rein-Cano | Topotek 1 | September 28th 2017, 9:30 am | in the scope of the conference “Espace Public: un Espace pour I’Innovation?” | organized by ]pyblik[ | Auditor CIVA.brussels – Rue de I’Ermitage 55 – 1050 Bruxelles, Belgium.

Public Debate

Public Debate „Dessine-moi un Paysage“: Lorenz Dexler | Topotek 1 | September 24th 2017, 2 pm | in the scope of “Les Débats sur le Ring”, Agora Biennial 2017 |Hangar 14,14 Quai des Chatrons, 33000 Bordeaux, France.

Exhibition

Topotek 1 | Collection Passages 1987-2017: Topotek 1 is featured within the group exhibition “Collection Passages 1987-2017” curated by Arc en Reve Centre d’Architecture, Bordeux. The opening ceremony will take place on September 14th, 2017at 12:30 pm at the Botanical Garden | Le Gonflable d’Arc en Reve au Jardin Botanique, Esplanade Linnè, Bordeaux, France.

Exhibition

Topotek 1 | Infidélités Creatives: Topotek 1’s solo exhibition at Arc en Reve Centre d’Architecture, Bordeaux, will open on Friday, September 14th, 2017. The exhibition, curated by Barbara Steiner, will showcase a selection of Topotek 1’s projects together with works by Iwan Baan, Hanns Joosten, Rebecca Saunders, Superflex, Rosemarie Trockel und Jun Yang.

Lecture

Lecture „Augmented Reality? – How to share our perspectives on future cities“: Martin Rein-Cano | Topotek 1 | August 30th 2017 at 11:40 am | Urban Planning Day 2017 “WIN WIN” | Messingenhuset, Love Almqvists torg 1, Upplands Väsby, Sweden.