David Chipperfield é um arquiteto que serve de inspiração para muitos artistas. O seu olhar sobre todos aspectos da arquitetura e design fascinam pela intensidade e o sentimento que seus projetos transmitem.

Architect Day: David Chipperfield

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Sir David Alan Chipperfield nasceu em Londres no ano de 1953. Estudou na Kingston School of Art and the Architectural Association em Londres. Após sua graduação trabalhou em grandes escritórios como Douglas Stephen, Richard Rogers e Norman Foster, onde teve uma enorme experiência, adquirindo grandes conhecimentos, que com certeza servirão de inspiração para seu próprio trabalho.

Em 1984, fundou seu próprio escritório, o David Chipperfield Architects e já acumula mais de 40 competiçoes nacionais e internacionais, detre elas a RIBA, RFAC, AIWA Awards e o RIBA Stirling Prize em 2007. Hoje tem escritórios em Londres, Berlin, Milão e um representativo em Shangai.

Architect Day: David Chipperfield

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Ernsting Service Centre, Germany. Photography: Christian Richters

"I relish the enjoyment of daily rituals, whether this is taking a bath in a beautiful bathroom, eating breakfast from a simple oak table or reading by a perfect lamp. In my designs, I try to make simple, beautiful and functional objects."

Architect Day: David Chipperfield

Architect Day: David Chipperfield

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
House in Berlin, Germany. Photography: Stefan Muller / Christian Richters

David Chipperfield tem em seus projetos um alto padrão de acabamento e um traço limpo, levando a resultados extremamente elegantes e funcionais. Seu conceito pode ser visto tanto em uma grande obra como em um pequeno objeto de design. Conta com uma grande lista de projetos em andamento e sendo construídos. Em 2008, David Alan Chipperfield se foi condecorado por serviços prestados a arquitetura no Reino Unido e na Alemanha.

"I wanted people to be able to find their way about but also to be able to lose themselves."

River and Rowing Museum, Henley-in-Thames, UK

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Dennis Gilbert / Richard Bryant

Private Apartment in Kensington, London, UK

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Helene Binet

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Helene Binet

Private House in Richmond, Surrey, UK

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Helene Binet / Dennis Gilbert

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Helene Binet / Dennis Gilbert

Private House in Corrubedo, Galicia, Spain

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Helene Binet

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Helene Binet

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Helene Binet

Gormley Studio, London, UK

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Richard Bryant

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Richard Bryant

Figge Art Museum, Iowa, USA

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters

Museum of Modern Literature, Marbach am Neckar, Germany

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters / Joerg von Bruchhausen

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters / Joerg von Bruchhausen

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters / Joerg von Bruchhausen

Des Moines Public Library, Iowa, USA

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
David Chipperfield Architects and Des Moines Public Library / Farshid Assassi

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
David Chipperfield Architects and Des Moines Public Library / Farshid Assassi

BBC Scotland at Pacific Quay, Glasgow, UK

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Peter Cook

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Peter Cook

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Peter Cook

America’s Cup Building ‘Veles e Vents”, Valencia, Spain

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters / Hisao Suzuki / Francesco Ferri

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters / Hisao Suzuki / Francesco Ferri

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters / Hisao Suzuki / Francesco Ferri

Liangzhu Museum, Liangzhu Cultural Village, China

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters

Am Kupfergraben 10, Berlin, Germany

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Iona Marinescu

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Iona Marinescu

Ninetree Village, Hangzhou, China

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters / Shu Re

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters / Shu Re

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters / Shu Re

MW Orthopaedic Centre, Munich, Germany

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Thomas Weinberger

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Thomas Weinberger

Kivik Art Centre Pavillon, Kivik, Sweden

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Gerry Johansson

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Gerry Johansson

Campus Audiovisual, Barcelona, Spain

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Duccio Malagamba

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Duccio Malagamba

Townhouse O-10, Berlin, Germany

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Joerg von Bruchhausen / Ute Zscharnt

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Joerg von Bruchhausen / Ute Zscharnt

Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center, Alaska, USA

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters / David Chipperfield Architects

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters / David Chipperfield Architects

Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters

Architect Day: David Chipperfield
Christian Richters

About the author of this post

My name is Marcelo Seferin, I’m an architect from Porto Alegre, Brazil and I’m the chief architect at Seferin Arquitetura, an office that works with architecture, interior design and sustainability projects.