The Impact Hub Berlin at CRCLR-House has won the 3rd prize of the polis AWARD in the category "Ecological Reality"! Congratulations to all this year's award winners. Many thanks to TRNSFRM eG, Die Zusammenarbeiter and Studio de Schutter for the great collaboration. Thanks also to polisFORUM for the award.
The exhibition "da! Architecture in and from Berlin" by the Berlin Chamber of Architects shows 60 selected projects by Berlin architects, urban planners, landscape architects and interior designers. Our community and coworking space IMPACT HUB BERLIN at CRCLR-HOUSE is also part of the exhibition. The exhibition will be on display at Living Berlin on Kantstraße from 18 March to 15 April 2023. Admission is free of charge.
As part of the symposium "Radically Regional? Chances and limits of a regional, bio-based construction industry", Kim Le Roux and Annabelle von Reutern (Concular) will talk with Claudia Bode (Bauhaus Erde) about the challenges in planning and building with reused materials and secondary raw materials. The symposium is aimed at an invited audience only. The subsequent webinar "Sinking carbon through regional, biobased, circular building economies" on 13.2. 19.00-20.30 is open to the public.
Kim and Margit talk to Kerstin Kuhnekath on the baunetz CAMPUS Alumni Podcast about founding their own office, the change in the building industry and their own focus on circular construction.
A conversation about our project IMPACT HUB BERLIN at CRCLR-House, new planning and building processes, the aesthetics of circular building and why circular building is the future. Read more in the AD Magazine.
We are very pleased to be nominated for the DIVIA AWARD 2023. Congratulations to all the other nominees and to all the women architects who bring a new way of thinking to the field of architecture. Thank you also to "Diversity in Architecture" for pushing the issue.
We are pleased to be part of the BAUNETZWOCHE shortlist 2023. Thank you for the conversation about cycles, the sustainable use and reuse of building components and designing places of encounter.
Kim and Margit will be guests at the Deutsches Architektur Zentrum in Berlin on Tuesday, 22 November 2022 at 7pm and will talk to editor Theresa Jeroch from Die Architekt magazine about material cycles, upcycling and their very own experiences of circular building.
In issue 10.2022 of AIT with the focus topic Office and Administration, our project IMPACT HUB BERLIN at CRCLR-HOUSE is presented. An article about reuse, circular economy and a positive footprint.
As part of the Hamburg festival "Ein Monat Baukultur" - organised by the Hamburger Stiftung Baukultur together with the Hamburg Chamber of Architects and the AKJA WoArbeitskreis Junger Architekten - young architectural practices from all over Germany will be presenting themselves in the Hanseatic city on two evenings. On Wednesday, 9 November from 7 p.m., Sven Petersen and Hannes Hölscher from Hope Architekten, Silvia Schellenberg from atelier st, Martin Baden from Klara Architekten and Margit Sichrovsky from LXSY Architekten will be taking part.
As part of the Architect@Work trade fair in Berlin, various lectures on the subject of HEALTHY MATERIALS will be held on the two days in October. On Thursday, October 20 at 16:00, Kim Le Roux and Margit Sichrovsky will be speaking on the topic of circular building in their lecture "In Kreisläufen planen und bauen".
Time for new eco routines in club culture. On September 29, the Future Party Lab in Berlin invites you to shape the sustainable future of clubbing. Together with CONCULAR, we are offering a workshop on the topic of "circular expansion for clubs and festivals". Participation is free of charge after registration. We look forward to seeing you there.
On Wednesday, 21 September, Margit Sichrovsky will talk about circular building, the IMPACT HUB BERLIN at CRCLR-HOUSE, the ongoing project DER NEUE STÖCKACH and IBA'27 StadtRegion Stuttgart at the SBE Conference. The event will be held online.
UPDATE NACHHALTIGKEIT is the first festival for new building culture in Düsseldorf. With exhibitions, symposia, lectures and workshops, the Association of German Architects BDA Düsseldorf is offering a stage for all those who are committed to the climate and resources from 8 to 25 September. Under the question "How can we use what is already there?", Kim Le Roux will give insights into circular building and the project Impact Hub Berlin at CRCLR-House in a keynote lecture on Saturday 10 September at 12.10 pm.
In the interview with Swiss-Architects, we talk about circular economy in construction, working with used building components and Berlin's development between awakening and stagnation.
Every year, on the last weekend in June, TAG DER ARCHITEKTUR takes place throughout Germany. The guided tours through Berlin projects in architecture, landscape architecture, interior design and urban planning aim to provide personal insights into current building culture and individual architectural experiences. On Saturday 25 June there will be two guided tours at 1pm and 3pm through the recently completed community and coworking space IMPACT HUB BERLIN at CRCLR-HOUSE. Registrations at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ArchitektINNENwelten is a series of interviews by students of the Department of Architecture at FH Aachen. Women from the field of architecture and planning are invited to share their experiences and give insights into future spaces. On Wednesday, 22 June at 6 pm, Kim and Margit will talk about their careers and projects in the digital event. Click here to register.
The "TECEconnects" event series stands for interdisciplinary exchange. As a hybrid event format, TECEconnects#04 on 02 June focus on circular economy. In addition to Margit Sichrovsky (LXSY ARCHITEKTEN), Joachim Stumpp (Raumprobe), Nils Nolting (cityförster), Jasna Moritz (kadawittfeldarchitektur), Annabelle von Reutern (Concular) and Prof. Amandus Samsøe Sattler (Ensømble Studio Architektur) will give insights into their view of the topic. The event in the Raumprobe in Stuttgart will be moderated by Dr. Thomas Welter, Federal Director of the BDA, and Michael Schuster from TECE. The livestream from 6 p.m. is free of charge after registration.
What does the young generation in the BDA stand for? On 20 May in Nuremberg, new BDA architects will present themselves and their architectural position in 20 slides of 20 seconds each. We look forward to our participation in the Pecha Kucha evening and the joint discussion. Click here to register.
How do we get to a true circular economy in the building sector? The Future Real Estate Cradle to Cradle networking event on 11 and 12 May in Hamburg will address the current challenges of the circular real estate economy. In this context, Kim and Margit will talk about circular building in practice using the example of the IMPACT HUB BERLIN at CRCLR-HOUSE.
The event "Redevelopment and land conversion - grey to green" on 10 May 2022 at Tacheles Berlin will show practical examples and solutions for a climate-neutral future in existing buildings. Using the example of the IMPACT HUB BERLIN at CRCLR-HOUSE, we will provide insights into the field of circular construction.
"Realising forward-looking office spaces requires an understanding of what has shaped our offices in the past and what drivers will shape our future work routine. New Work means a practical experiment that changes today for tomorrow."
For all early risers: on Monday, April 25, 2022 there will be the online event around Building Circular from 8:00 to 9:00 am. Margit Sichrovsky and Annabelle von Reutern (Concular) will present the project IMPACT HUB BERLIN at CRCLR-HOUSE. Register here for free.
You can find an interview with Margit and Kim about our current project IMPACT HUB BERLIN at CRCLR-HOUSE, circular construction, prototyping and the search for recycled materials in the materialREPORT 2022 published by raumprobe and avedition. Thanks for the interview, Martina Metzner and Jörg Schmitt.
Our project SPIELFELD is part of the exhibition "da! Architektur in und aus Berlin”, which can be seen from March 12 to April 9, 2022 in Living Berlin. Architektenkammer Berlin shows selected projects as a building cultural contribution to further construction and the creative use of existing buildings.
Margit has been elected to the "Sustainable Planning and Building" working group of the Architektenkammer Berlin. She is looking forward to upcoming tasks of the voluntary work and exciting discussions in the field of sustainable planning and building.
emotion and Bundesverband der Freien Berufe e. V. (BFB) want to support women who are dealing with the path to self-employment and starting a business. That is why they are offering two web conventions on this topic. Kim and Margit will share insights into the founding of LXSY Architekten on Thursday, February 17 at 5:15 p.m. Participation in the digital event is free of charge. Get your free ticket now.
How can resource-efficient architecture look like? How do planning and construction processes have to change? How can raw material consumption be minimized and material cycles closed during construction? At the Montagsgespräch of the BDA Köln around the topic of circular construction, Margit Sichrovsky gives an insight into our ongoing project IMPACT HUB BERLIN at CRCLR-HOUSE.
You can vote for our co-working and event space SPIELFELD in the public voting for the raumprobe materialPREIS 2022 until October 15th. Thank you for your support & your vote.
Accompanying the exhibition NACHHALTIG - VON NACHWACHSEND BIS MODULAR there will be lectures on the subject of sustainability in architecture on Thursday, September 30th. from 6.30 p.m. to 9.30 p.m.. Kim Le Roux will speak about our ongoing project IMPACT HUB BERLIN at CRCLR-HOUSE.
In the architecture podcast BDA DENKLABOR, Elina Potratz, Margit Sichrovsky and Karin Hartmann talk about women in architecture and how our architectural world can become more diverse. In the joint conversation you can find out why this should go hand in hand with a change in the profession.
Our project SPIELFELD is shortlisted for the FRAME AWARDS 2021 as co-working space of the year.
On the occasion of the kick-off event on Thursday, August 26th in the Re-Use Superstore at Karstadt on Hermannplatz, Concular will discuss the possibilities and challenges of circular construction with SIGNA Real Estate and LXSY Architekten. Participation is free and possible without registration.
For everyone who missed the round of talks as part of the HEINZE:VIRTUELL ArchitekTOUR with Kerstin Kuhnekath, Sarah Perackis from PERACKIS.ARCHITEKTEN and Margit Sichrovsky, the video recording of the previous event is now online. In addition to the path to self-employment, they talk about working as a young architecture office as well as the obstacles and opportunities on the market.
The online conference of Architekt*innen und Stadtplaner*innen im Praktikum “WHAT IF… ?!” offers a new platform for interdisciplinary and intercultural contributions by young planners and architects. On Friday, June 25th at 5.30 p.m., Kim Le Roux will be part of the program with a keynote.
June 19, 2021 I 4 p.m. I Deutsches Architektur Zentrum DAZ: Beatrix Flagner and Marie Bruun Yde (Bauwelt) in conversation with Kim Le Roux / Margit Sichrovsky (LXSY Architekten), Laura Fogarasi-Ludloff (Ludloff Ludloff Architekten) and Jaqueline Karpa (Der weibliche Architekt). The event can be attended live and virtually. Click here for registration.
At the digital event baunetz i | d virtuell there will be numerous keynotes and live talks on two days by representatives of the architecture and design scene on the subject of human scale. During the talk on Wednesday, June 9th at 4:00 p.m., Kim will speak with Kami Blusch and de Winder Architects about hybrid spaces and perspectives for sustainable (interior) architecture. You can register here.
Margit visited the FAZIT radio program on Deutschlandfunk Kultur. Accompanying the Women in Architecture Berlin festival, she talks about women in architecture, our understanding of building culture, our way of working and the possibilities for structural change. The whole interview can still be heard online.
During the WIA Berlin 2021 festival, we are not only part of the accompanying exhibition, which can be seen from June 5 to July 1 in the BDA Gallery, we are also allowed to take part in two talks: June 1, panel discussion "Baustelle Gleichstellung”+ June 19th Bauwelt talk in the DAZ “Der Bau(ch) der Architektin”
Great honour – Kim Le Roux and Margit Sichrovsky are new members of the Association of German Architects (BDA) Berlin.
NXT A speak to young female architects who have founded their own offices and set new standards for the architecture industry. LXSY Architects are part of this digital series. The talk will take place online on May 10th.
Beige visited us and in the design podcast there is not only a tour of our office, we also talked about our way of working, the future of work and how we can improve our home office. Picture: Janine Sametzky for BEIGE
Kim Le Roux will speak on Wednesday, April 14th from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm at the Koblenz University of Applied Sciences' lecture series about new ways of working, alternative working models and own projects. The lecture will take place digitally via zoom.
Together with five other young founders, we give insights into our working methods.
A new collaborative workshop on the topics of post-corona office, co-creation and modern work sciences. The digital workshop will take place on Mai 21 from 1pm to 5pm. Click here for the registration.
For all Spanish-speaking people: our project FULL NODE is published in the Spanish magazine distrito oficina, which reports on interior design, work culture, office equipment and workplace trends.
Our conversation about New Work, our project SPIELFELD, our workshop series WE DON'T WORK and us as women in architecture can be found in the current issue of Bauwelt.
Until October 4th you can vote for our project SPIELFELD in the category "Audience Award" of the ArchitekturPreis Berlin 2020. Thank you for your support & cross your fingers!
At the digital event "Dialog nach 6" from AIT Dialog, Margit speaks about new ways of working and flexible uses through a variety of working scenarios.
Our co-working and event-space SPIELFELD has been longlisted in the small workspace interior project category of dezeen awards 2020.
What can we as designers learn from the idea of new work? New forms of work need new spaces. Innovative concepts require a change in the design process. Only those who think differently can design differently. Read more about our editorial "New rooms - think and act differently with each other" published by AIT Dialog.
«Co-working and event spaces for flexible use in a former Berlin post office: this was the requirement of the developers of the Spielfeld Digital Hub. LXSY Architekten took the name of the company literally. And designed a combination of a theater stage and a gym.»
Yes – our project SPIELFELD recently received the award "Workspace of the Month 05/20" presented by BEST WORKSPACES AWARD. This means that the co-working and event-space is also shortlisted for the „Workspace of the Year“.
FRAME magazine about our co-working and event space SPIELFELD and spaces for innovation and interaction.
AIT DIALOG asked about architectural everyday jewels and places of encounter in times of Corona. Where can social life currently take place or passers-by recharge their batteries in between?
The next publication of our co-working & event space SPIELFELD – read more about our project on the archdaily website.
The Berlin magazine for architecture, modern living and way of life CUBE writes about our co-working & event space SPIELFELD, which reinterprets the rooms of an old post office building.
Read more about our co-working & event space SPIELFELD in the current issue of AIT 4.2020 Office and Administration · Office Buildings.
Kim in conversation with Gisela Steinhauer about the places and people who shaped her, the origins of LXSY ARCHITEKTEN and our attitude towards architecture.
It's time to stay at home – in respect of the current situation we are in home office mode right now. We believe that it is important and necessary to adapt and change our working environments according to circumstances. We observe with a lot of interest how fast new ways to collaborate and communicate establish in a short time. Let see how the opportunities of virtual spaces will have a positive impact in the future to our working routines.
Our project FULL NODE, which was created in collaboration with the lighting designers from Studio De Schutter, was nominated for the German Lighting Design Award 2020. The winners will be announced in Hanover on September 17, 2020.
The construction site of the roof extension in Eisenbahnstraße is in the making.
A conversation about our beginnings, good architecture and our lunch break.
Our project FULL NODE has been longlisted to the Frame Awards 2020 for Co-Working Space of the Year.
«Our mindset is that we like to bring people together and to create something for them. We reflect on functionings and how we can enable communication. Our guidelines are the four Cs: concentrate, collaborate, contemplate and communicate.»
Our co-working & eventspace FULL NODE is listed at BEST WORKSPACES - an architecture award for intelligent working environments. An independent jury of experts evaluated our project on the basis of the criteria of flexibility, collaboration, communication, concentration and wellbeing.
«Coincidental encounters are core themes of New Work. Our job is to create the opportunities.»
Our project FULL NODE has been awarded with the »ICONIC AWARDS 2019: Innovative Architecture - Winner« in the category INTERIOR.
An interview conducted by Katerina Lambrinova from the new series FemGems in the Arts: «We value each other's input. We enjoy working together and running the company. This is our least complicated relationship.»
What does your city of the future look like and how does it feel to live there? To create a city with all your senses, we need a sure instinct, a keen eye and a lot of communication. Read more in our article for SENSE THE CITY.
On Saturday, June 29, 2019, our project FULL NODE can be visited in the context of the DAY OF ARCHITECTURE hosted by the Berlin Chamber of Architects in two guided tours at 12:00 and 14:00 clock.
«Good architecture is made for people. It offers protection and space for individuality, it facilitates communication and promotes communities.»
Our co-working space FULL NODE is published in the current issue of CUBE magazine.
The co-working and event-space FULL NODE was part of the exhibition „da! Architektur in und aus Berlin“ from March 9th to April 6th.
The co-working space FULL NODE, with its numerous working spaces, is designed to promote communication and facilitate the specific working approaches of blockchain companies.
As a young and upcoming architectural office, we were selected for the exhibition "Young. Younger. Forever Young". Under the title "Shaping Spaces by the New Generation," in November 2017 we presented a specifically developed project in Berlin.
We won the German Design Award 2017 for the outstanding interior design of IMPACT HUB the Co-Working and event space for social entrepreneurs.
The neighbourhood bed (Kiezbett) project was nominated for the German Design Award 2017 in the category "Excellent Product Design" by an "international jury of top-class experts".
The project Inform Exchange was nominated as Better Living Challenge Finalist for its scalable design template for individual needs and budgets. The use of recycled materials is a vital part of the design and an essential factor for the project's sustainability.