Baufeld F Zürich Phase 2

October 2011 to December 2011

Hosoya Schaefer were a finalist in the competition for the Baufeld F in the Europaallee development in Zürich. 15 international teams had been invited for the first round. 5 teams proceeded to the second round. “Europahof”, the project by Hosoya Schaefer, was eliminated only in the very last round of jury deliberations.

The project brief envisioned 37’000 m2 of mixed use above ground, with offices, gastronomy, retail and two types of housing with 150 apartments overall. The project needed to conform to the Swiss Minergy P Eco Standard.

Client & Architect


  • Alexander Pfeiffer


  • Philipp Böddeker
  • José Santos
  • Susanne Schulte
  • Roberto Valls Domenech