DOMUS – A building shaped by water in Muttenz

10 July 2019

By: Francesca Grillo

“The purification plant by Oppenheim Architecture in Muttenz, Switzerland, is connected to nature and its most precious element, water. Muttenz Water Purification Plant is a project commissioned by the City of Muttenz with the aim of becoming a landmark for the Swiss location and the Basel area. The project focuses on an urgent issue, the availability of drinking water. In a continuous reference to this essential element, the building stands in the middle of a forest next to the River Rhein and fits into the context as if it were part of it.”

Read the full article on the Domus website.

Photo Credit: Aaron Kohler

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