HPP Architects is one of Germany’s leading architectural partnerships and for more than 85 years they have been producing buildings of every type and size in Germany and abroad. HPP provide a full range of architectural and master planning services. They specialize in the design of corporate headquarters, hotels, laboratories, hospitals, sport and leisure facilities, shopping centres, transport buildings, town planning, residential units and in refurbishment and listed building projects.
The Düsseldorf-based partnership is now in its 4th generation since it was founded in 1933 by Professor Hentrich and today comprises 12 offices with approx. 450 employees in Germany and abroad. The latest projects of theirs to attract international attention were the winning designs for the “EXPO Village Shanghai” and the “Europe Tower Sofia”.
Among their most well-known projects are the “Dreischeibenhaus” in Düsseldorf, the renovation of the Central Railway Station in Leipzig, the Concert Hall in Düsseldorf, the revitalisation of the Grand Hotel in Heiligendamm, the Ruhr West University in Mülheim, the German Embassy in Washington, the German Football Museum Dortmund and the LVM 5 insurance building in Münster. The most recently completed projects include the L'Oréal Deutschland Headquarters in Düsseldorf, to be completed are the AND Pastel residential and mixed-use complex in Istanbul and the 258-metre-high Huide Tower in Shenzhen. Among others the mixed-use quarter FOUR Frankfurt, realised jointly with UNStudio, The Alibaba Campus in Hangzhou, the Freiburg Football Stadium and The Cradle, Düsseldorf's first hybrid timber construction office building, are currently on the drawing board.
HPP Architects’ headquarter is in the Düsseldorf Media Harbor, other offices are located in Beijing, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Istanbul, Leipzig, Munich, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Stuttgart.