A Day at the Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein

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By

Deepak Srinath

Date

11.11.2016

Some images from a recent visit to the Vitra Campus in Weil am Rhein, a German town just across the border from Switzerland. Needless to say, it was a day well spent, admiring great design and getting inspired by the vision of the Vitra family to create this space.

Fire Station by Zaha Hadid
Factory Builidng by Frank Gehry,
Herzog and de Meuron’s Vitrahaus, the flagship store
Vitra Design Museum by Frank Gehry
Buckminster Fuller Geo Dome
Alexander Girard show at the Design Museum
Plywood Chairs designed by Alexander Girard, 1943
Seating designed by Alexander Girard
Seating designed by Alexander Girard
Jean Prouve demountable gas station
Bus Stand opposite the Vitra Campus with Eames style seating
Chair Display at Schaudepot, the Vitra collection of iconic chairs
The Barcelona Chair by Mies Van Der Rohe
LC3 Chaise Lounge
Charlotte Perriand chair
Hans Wegner classics
The underside of the Pierre Jeanneret “ Kangaroo” chair for Chandigarh
Jean Prouvé collection
Marcel Breuer tubular steel chair