Competition for mixed-use building — 2nd place — Karlstraße 8, 71634 Ludwigsburg, Germany — 2,200 m² — 2017
Inner-city living in Ludwigsburg
The reason for the competition was to fill a newly consolidated planning area in Ludwigsburg with a mixed-use property.
The building area close to the city centre and near the central station lays amidst historical buildings and in direct sightline of the music hall - an important central place for cultural and social interchange. blocher partners' concept provides for an open-plan construction of three buildings which are loosely interlinked. The open green block-like inner courtyard enables various sight lines. Narrow lanes open up to semi-public spaces, there is a dynamic sequence of various open-field situations and an attractive inner-city residential area.