Trendshow Outdoor Lifestyle

As the world’s largest trade fair for garden lifestyle, spoga+gafa is presenting the latest trends for outdoor living every year in Cologne. After the pandemic-related break, the current edition will take place from 19 to 21 June with a focus on the topic sustainable gardens. As with the last edition in 2019, Susanne Brandherm is…

Architecture Day 2022

Every year, new buildings can be discovered on the Architecture Day. We are pleased to participate with a special project this year: the new office buildings of the LIST Group in Bielefeld and Nordhorn will open their doors on 18 and 26 June respectively. Together with the company and RKW Architektur +, we invite everyone…

bdia Handbook 2022/2023

The new bdia Interior Architecture Handbook has been published – and this time, it’s a very special edition. Not only because it is the anniversary issue celebrating the 70th anniversary of the bdia. The cover also features our Max Planck Institute project in Hamburg. With the newly designed Café Max emblazoned on the cover, the…

“Phase Sustainability” Initiative

  Every built space can make an active contribution to a positively designed and sustainable environment. We therefore support the “Phase Sustainability” initiative of the German Sustainable Building Council (DGNB) and the Federal Chamber of Architects. The joint initiative calls for a paradigm shift: moving away from statements and towards real action.   The aim…

Honourable Mention at Best Workspaces 2022

We are delighted that our project for the TWT Digital Group has been recognised in the Best Workspaces 2022 award. This award is the first international architecture prize for intelligent working environments and office buildings. With a renowned expert jury, the competition aimed to find the 50 best projects last year. In addition to the…

Interview about temporary housing

In a recent interview, Sabine Krumrey talks about neighbourliness in temporary housing concepts on the community platform Apartment. Among other things, the interview addresses the balance between common meeting places and opportunities for individual residents to retreat. For co-living providers like THE FIZZ and HVNS, we have been dealing with such requirements for a long…

I/D Cologne is Building of the Week

In the I/D Cologne office ensemble, we have created a modern working environment for Design Offices. We are therefore particularly pleased about the current recognition of the project as Building of the Week on the online platform German-Architects. I/D Cologne was planned by RKW Architektur + in the Cologne district of Mülheim as the prelude…