Diener & Diener - Switzerland
After finishing his studies at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETHZ), Roger Diener (born 1950) entered the firm of his father Marcus Diener in 1976.
A few years later, the firm was renamed and became Diener & Diener in the year 1980. Today Diener & Diener architects have offices in Basel and Berlin.
Diener & Diener architects are well known for ther urban designs and apartment buildings, but also for buildings of various functions. The realization of the Swiss Embassy
in Berlin (2000) was much discussed by a general public, and the office received much international attention.
The office is internationally successfull, realizing works not only in Switzerland, but also in France, Austria, Germany, Netherlands, Italy, Sweden, Poland and Belgium.
Roger Diener has been teaching at the Ecole d'Architecture Poytechnique in Lausanne (EPFL) from 1986 to 1989 and at the ETHZ since 1999.
He was active as a Guest Lecturer at several international architectural universities and he was one of the four initiators of the ETH Basel Studio.
Roger Diener won several awards, including the Heinrich Tessenow Medal in 2011.
1978 - 1981 Apartment Buildings Hammerstrasse, Basel
1980 - 1985 Apartment Buildings Riehenring Basel
1984 - 1990 Office Building Steinentorberg, Basel
1984 - 1990 Showrooms and Administration Building Manor, Basel
1985 - 1988 Office Building Hochstrasse, Basel
1985 - 1994 UBS Training and Conference Center, Basel
1988 - 1991 Gmurzynska Gallery, Cologne
1992 - 1996 Development Warteck Brewery, Basel
1993 - 1996 Residential and Commercial Building Greifengasse, Basel
1994 - 2000 Apartment Building Parkkolonnaden, Berlin
1995 - 2000 Extension Swiss Embassy, Berlin
1995 - 2001 Residential Buildings KNSM- and Java-Island, Amsterdam
1996 - 2002 Apartment Building Schönau, Basel
1997 - 2003 Row Houses Isteinerstrasse, Basel
2000 - 2002 ABB Power Tower, Baden
2000 - 2005 Dorint Hotel, Basel
2002 - 2005 Novartis Campus Forum 3, Basel
2002 - 2011 Mobimo Tower, Zürich
2003 - 2005 University Building, Malmö
2005 - 2009 Apartment Building Billancourt, Paris
2005 - 2009 Apartment Towers Westkaai, Antwerp
2006 - 2011 Shoah Memorial Drancy, Paris
2006 - 2011 Residential Buildings Parc du Hamoir, Brussels
2006 - 2015 City Museum, Aarau
2007 - 2012 Residential Building Markthalle, Basel
2012 Residential Buildings, Champfér