Total Recall is a reference to see and feel what there really is, a sudden clearness, independent of program, with no hierarchy nor status, just a hint of cultural context, like a ruin in a landscape.
The studio gus wüstemann architects was founded 1997 in Zurich and, in 2004, opened a second office in Barcelona. Gus graduated at the ETH Zurich and has lived and worked in Australia, India, England, and the USA. He is co-founder and curator of catalan-architects. gus wüstemann architects works on all aspects and programs in architecture and urban design. They are working on new typologies and morphologies of housing, and they came 8th place in their latest international competition for the Wien Neu Museum.
The notion of the studio follows an ethical code, deeply rooted in an inner belief of independence. Autonomous of program, it is the moment – the perception of material, space and void – that matters. Therefore, the emerging morphology of gus wüstemann architects architecture does not represent a product nor a status, but rather more the search for sensuality.