Home Edition 2020 – Talk #50


C H R I S T O P H   M Ä C K L E R

With the support of BETTE


Home Edition 2020 

Let’s keep the cultural life alive!  As a consequence of Covid-19, our social and cultural life has been reduced to a minimum and we all need to adapt to this unprecedented situation. Since we have a commitment with you, with the architecture scene, we came up with this new idea that is meant to lift your spirits and provide you with some genuine inspiration – at your home. Therefore, from Monday, March 23rd, onwards, each day at 7 p.m. we will be sharing one of the unique talks from the previous 35 events that we have held during the last 5 years.

TALK #50: Christoph Mäckler 

About Christoph Mäckler

Christoph Mäckler was born in 1951 in Frankfurt. He studied Architecture at TH Aachen and graduated in 1980. In 1981 he founded Christoph Mäckler Architekten in Frankfurt. The office has since then evolved into a leading architecture and urban studio known well beyond the borders of Frankfurt. Nowadays, a staff of about 60 plans and designs buildings for municipal, commercial and private clients throughout Germany. Some members of the team focus specifically on urban planning projects, studies and research. Their list of completed projects includes numerous structures of national importance. Christoph Mäckler has been teaching at the TU Dortmund since 1998. He was a guest professor in Naples, at TU Braunschweig and at the University of Hannover. In addition to his work at the studio he has been contributing to the contemporary architecture debate. In 2008 he founded the German Institute for the Art of Urban Design and has been working as a consultant for several cities. www.chm.de


AnA Munich 04 – On September 12, 2019, Architects, not Architecture took place in Munich for the fourth time. Three very special Architects shared their fascinating life stories. Christoph Mäckler, Peter Haimerl and Christiane Thalgott. 

This talk is presented with the support of Bette. 
In his talk, Christoph Mäckler speaks about important people and places that have been influencing the way he creates architecture. With a broad range of colours and dimensions, Bette creates a carefully designed environment which makes it possible for people to experience themselves in entirely new ways.

Eye-catching contrast or effect colours present individual bathroom elements as coloured eye-catchers which shimmer in an exciting way depending on the light incidence. They focus on current bathroom interiors, materials, colours, shapes and finishes. However, colour in the bathroom does not automatically mean brightly coloured. Timeless, discreet shades and pastel colours are in fashion. More than 40 percent of Bette customers now choose coloured floor-level shower surfaces made from glazed titanium steel. Check out their different design versions: Link.

Check some of the pictures of the event:

You can find the full gallery here: www.architectsnotarchitecture.com/mu04

Virtual Feedback Cards for the Speaker

Dear viewer,
Maybe you have never attended our events, but perhaps know this already. Your effort is required! As the speakers share many of their personal experiences with us, we would like to present them a special gift, now digitally.

Please write into the text box below what you enjoyed most about the talk. Our goal is to present each speaker with personal feedback cards, as we do at our events. At our events, we collect the cards right before we start with the round-table-discussion and hand them over in a box at the end of the event.

Please participate! Our speakers love it and we want to continue with this tradition.

Here, we will collect the messages and forward them via e.mail to our speaker:

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