• Buero Wagner Selected for Interior Renovation of Frankfurt's World Renowned Opera House

    8 days ago - By Arch Daily

    Via Buero Wagner
    A competition for the interior renovation of the Alte Oper , one of the world's most prominent opera houses in Frankfurt , has been won by German firm Buero Wagner , selected ahead of heavyweight runner-up Zaha Hadid Architects . The scope included the conversion of one of the building's multipurpose foyers into a central social space, to be activated by the 450,000 annual visitors that attend the Alter Oper's 400-plus concerts. The atmosphere produced in this design results from the dialog with the existing architecture, state the architects. The appearance is valuable...
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