All students at the Blatten upper-secondary school are asked to name one of their heroes. These names are then painted on the wall of the atrium in the new wing of the school: in doing so, every generation leaves its own mark and, over the years, a document of time passing emerges.

  • Address:

    Blattengasse 40, Männedorf

  • New build and renovation:

    2004/05; competition, first place

  • Architecture:

    Giuliani Hönger Architekten, Zurich

  • Commissioned by:

    Männedorf school system

  • Project team:

    Natalie Bringolf, Kristin Irion, Megi Zumstein

  • Photography:

    Walter Mair, Zurich; bivgrafik (photos 1, 2)