By Matthias Hollwich and Bruce Mau Design
Paperback, 240 Pages
Matthias Hollwich is the co-founding principal of progressive New York architecture firm Hollwich Kushner (HWKN) and Architizer, the largest platform for architecture online.
Having previously led design teams within internationally acclaimed firms such as Rem Koolhaas’ Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA), Eisenman Architects, and Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Matthias has established himself at the forefront of a new generation of ground-and rule-breaking international architects.
Combining his understanding of how architecture and cities can perform better with his research as a visiting professor at the University of Pennsylvania, Matthias has developed a new line of thinking about how to make aging an empowering process. He has since shared this message at events for TEDx, PICNIC, the World Health Organization, and the New Aging conference at University of Pennsylvania.
Bruce Mau Design (BMD) is a design firm working with best-in-class organizations worldwide & believes in the transformational power of great design to help drive growth, engagement & awareness.
BMD’s client partners are shaping the future of their respective industries. They work with large international corporations, visionary start-ups, expansive arts organizations, multi-stakeholder educational institutions, ambitious architects, city-builders, and governments.
New Aging represents the culmination of a 5-year creative partnership exploring how design can help change the way we think about aging. Bruce Mau Design’s collaboration with Matthias Hollwich & his firm Hollwich Kushner (HWKN) has included the development of a new community for aging populations, a new campus for one of the world’s leading research universities, and a new experiment in mixed-use high-density urban housing.