“Sergison Bates Architects. The Practice of Architecture” at House of Art of České Budějovice

The fall and winter season at the České Budějovice House of Art will be dedicated to contemporary European architecture. The first event in this regard is “The Practice of Architecture” by Sergison Bates Architects. The studio, which has offices in London and Zurich, was founded in 1996 by Jonathan Sergison (1964) and Stephen Bates (1964), who were joined in 2006 by Mark Tuff.

 

Sergison Bates, Antwerp housing © Sergison Bates

Sergison Bates, Antwerp housing © Sergison Bates

 

In their breadth and scope, the studio’s projects touch on all areas of architecture and urbanism. The architects of Sergison Bates Architects work on a wide range of projects from urban planning to renovation; they design public buildings, residential projects, and private homes. The main characteristic of their work is a highly sensitive respect for the building site, a reductive approach to design, and a good sense for material. (more…)