White Cube Bermondsey

Commercial Art Gallery
Location: London, UK
Year: 2010-2011
Program: exhibition spaces and private viewing rooms, bookshop, auditorium, offices, workshops, storage spaces
Size: 5.440 sqm
Services: RIBA Stages 1-4 equivalent to LP 1-5 HOAI
Status: Completed
Tags: culture, exhibition

Architects:
Casper Mueller Kneer; Team: Jens Casper, Marianne Mueller, Olaf Kneer, Graham Sproul, Aya Okada, Chi Mai Lan, Alessandro Burro, Matthias Grabe, Marian Manten, Michael J Williams, Fabian Neuhaus, Wolfgang Frese.

Consultants:
Structural Engineer: Atelier One, London; Services Engineers: Bob Costello Associates, Stafford; Project Management and Quantity Survey: Millbridge Group, London; Planning Consultants: DP9, London; Acoustic Consultants: BDP, London; Site Support Architects: RHWL, London; CDM Consultants: Goddard Consultants, London; Fire Safety Consultants: Ramboll Safes, London; Main Contractor: Life Build Solutions; Photography: Paul Riddle, London



Awards:
Architizer A+ Awards, Art Galleries category Special Mention 2014;
Civic Trust Award 2013 Commendation for the positive cultural contribution to the local community;
The Architects′ Journal Retrofit Award 2012 - Cultural Buildings Category;
RIBA National Architecture Award 2012;
American Institute of Architects UK Chapter Excellence in Design Awards 2012 Commendation;
The Chicago Atheneum Award 2012;



Bibliography
ARCHITEKTUR BERLIN Bd. 2
Baukultur in und aus der Hauptstadt.
Berlin, Braun Publishing/ Architektenkammer Berlin, Berlin 2013

The RIBA Architecture Awards - Buildings of the Year 2012
featuring White Cube Bermondsey
Tony Chapman, The Royal Institut of British Architects, RIBA publishing 2012

Baumeister B2 2012
Anna Schnabel: Kunst im Quadrat
About White Cube Bermondsey:
„Architektur wird manchmal mit einem Schwan verglichen. Oben gleitet der weisse Vogel elegant und gelassen über das Wasser, während unter der Oberfläche die Beine wild rudern. So erscheinen manche Gebäude auf den ersten Blick ganz einfach...“
München, Callwey, February 2012

Baunetz
Würfel Nummer Drei: Kunstgalerie von Casper Mueller Kneer in London
16.01.20122011   

AJ The Architects‘ Journal
James Pallister: Inside the Cube
White Cube Bermondsey, London, by Casper Mueller Kneer Architects
London, The Architects‘ Journal, 08. December 2011

Architecture Today 233 (Cover)
Giles Reid: Disappearing Act - White Cube Bermondsey Street by Casper Mueller Kneer.
„The latest addition to the White Cube stable of galleries is very large indeed, but architect Casper Mueller Kneer has excercised careful control over all the details.“
London, November 2011