Archinect - News 2014-07-28T16:29:28-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/85753170/luis-barrag-n-homage-tweaks-vitra-the-copyright-owners Luis Barragán Homage Tweaks Vitra, the Copyright Owners Archinect 2013-11-04T12:16:00-05:00 >2013-11-11T21:20:29-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/0c/0c2b9ac44eb6e826a643c1a5d5ef2e65.jpg" width="514" height="370" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>After passing to the widow of Barrag&aacute;n&rsquo;s business partner, it was sold in 1994 to a wealthy Swiss couple, Rolf Fehlbaum, chairman of Vitra, the international furniture company and design museum, and the woman who was to become his wife, Federica Zanco, an architectural scholar. In the years since, Ms. Zanco has devoted her life to promoting Barrag&aacute;n&rsquo;s legacy. But her determination to keep the archive at Vitra headquarters near Basel has rankled many in Mexico...</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/75249917/vitra-diogene-a-cabin-designed-by-renzo-piano-and-rpbw-for-vitra Vitra | Diogene: A cabin designed by Renzo Piano and RPBW for Vitra Archinect 2013-06-14T15:41:00-04:00 >2013-06-18T23:31:53-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/87/871a6903d495df69eef34ebd97e5a529.jpg" width="514" height="685" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>In June 2013, a further element will be introduced on the Vitra Campus. On a hill between the VitraHaus and the Dome, the Italian architect Renzo Piano and the Renzo Piano Building Workshop (RPBW) has developed &ldquo;Diogene&rdquo;, which to date is Vitra&rsquo;s smallest building &#8213; but largest product.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/6c/6ce960afa4d93843be24f60e65836544.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/74/746e0d98301bf43906c500d847afe7dd.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/2e/2ea92507516b6a7741a6218c30c4f36d.jpg" title=""></p>