* Architecture: Kaffee Partner Headquarters by 3deluxe
Posted by the editors on Monday, 7 May 2012
Architecture: Kaffee Partner Headquarters by 3deluxe: “..stacked layers of ribbon cantilevers create an aesthetic centerpiece to a U-shaped building, doubling to define the main functional offices. the flowing contours derive from the brands values of vitality and lightness while the predominantly white color is accented with natural hues found in their product, coffee. spanning 100 meters in length, the tripartite arrangement forms a 9,800 square meter structure. strips within the facade branch from the focal element, connecting the adjacent wings with support services for customers and employees. the undulating profiles become a relief of linear strips which border copper-pigmented metallic window frames..” Wonderful, distinctive curvilinear form, cantilevers, prefabrication, copper, interiors which reflect the exterior form..
image: © emanuel raab, courtesy of 3deluxe; article: Designboom