Medine Altiok Architecture

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    Medine Altiok Architecture
    Dipl. Arch AA/SIA/AKNW
    Sihlfeldstrasse 10
    CH–8003 Zürich
    contact @medinealtiok.com
    +41 78 740 22 32 

Projects — 
Buildings
  1. Muslim Cemetery Hamburg
  2. Gemeindesaal Arlesheim
  3. House of Families Aachen
  4. Butcher`s House Aachen
  5. Collective Housing Gockhausen
  6. Collective Housing Sulperg
  7. New Public Library Brixen
  8. Muslim Health Centre
  9. Raiffeisenbank Wiedikon
  10. New Silk Road Park Xian
  11. House of the Arts Beirut
  12. Art Gallery Maribor
  13. Artist`s Depot Münchenstein 
  14. Collective Housing Kriens
  15. Collective Housing Hauenstein
  16. Stadthaus Adliswil
  17. Lakeview Residences Bürgenstock
  18. Brick Leaf House London

Research / Publications —
Cities, Cultures and Territories
  1. Mittelmeerland
  2. Stadtfabrik
  3. Types of Housing

Teaching —
Architectural and Urban Design 
  1. Transformation Studio
  2. Mittelmeerland
  3. Types of Housing
  4. Yamashita Pier
  5. Urban Detached Houses
  6. Teaching the Norm
  7. Pet Architecture

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4. Butcher`s House Aachen



Before Transformation              

Commission direct
Dates 2017– 
Size 300 m2 
Costs
Client private


            A Conversion of a Butcher`s Workshop with three apartments around a large covered hall — inspired by the Familistère, a Social Palace of Housing built with 240 apartments (1859) for 800 people by the Architect and Developer Jean Baptiste Godin (1817-1888) 

Definition of familistery (plural familisteries)
  1. A community in which many people unite, like a single family, and are regulated by certain communistic laws and customs.


Familistère Godin Court Yard

Familistère Godin Section


Familistère Godin Floor Plan  



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