Sauerbruch Hutton is an international agency for architecture, urbanism and design, founded in 1989. Presently there are about 120 Architects, Designers, Engineers, Modelmakers and administrative staff of various nationalities working in the Berlin-based office. Sauerbruch Hutton realise individual and sustainable solutions to a wide range of programmes. The enjoyment of the sensuality of space and material, as well as the mastery of up-to-date technology is combined with the intelligent use of existing resources of every kind. Among Sauerbruch Hutton’s award winning projects are the GSW Headquarters in Berlin, the Federal Environment Agency in Dessau and the Brandhorst Museum in Munich. More recently, the Experimenta Science Centre in Heilbronn, the Museum District M9 in Venice Mestre and the Headquarters of Médecins Sans Frontières in Geneva were opened.
The architecture of Sauerbruch Hutton has been awarded various prizes including the Erich Schelling Prize for Architecture in 1998, the Fritz Schumacher Prize for Architecture in 2003, the Gottfried Semper Award in 2013. For the Immanuel Church in Cologne the practice was awarded the German Architecture Award 2015.
The office's equal and open working culture finds its equivalent in a contemporary company structure that sees responsibilities carried by a group of 15 partners and 8 associates. This broad base creates a flexible and dynamic environment that fosters the preservation and development of our common values.