news nomination building of the year 2018 ArchDaily


ArchDaily has just launched the 9th edition of its Building of the Year Awards and our project FOM UNIVERSITY Düsseldorf is eligible for nomination. You can support us with your vote. How does voting for the Building of the Year work? It’s easy! Anyone can register on the My ArchDaily platform to select what they think are the best building. Please please click HERE to nominate FOM Dusseldorf   23.01.2018



As the world's leading trade fair for carpets and floor coverings, DOMOTEX once again delivered top performance as a driver of new business, trends and innovations. Running from 12 to 15 January in Hannover, Germany, the event sported an all-new site and hall layout and an array of immersive displays exploring the lead theme of UNIQUE YOUNIVERSE. This special display proved hugely popular among attendees and offered a wealth of Inspiration. The rich supporting program of talks and presentations on the keynote theme provided further inspiration, and met with a very enthusiastic response on the part of exhibitors and visitors alike. Among the featured speakers were designer and architects as Werner Aisslinger (Studio Aisslinger, Berlin), Andreas Krawczyk (NKBAK, Frankfurt/Main), Chris Middleton (KINZO, Berlin) and Jürgen Mayer H.   16.01.2018


October 18, 2017: Today marks the start of construction of our project, Pavillon am Ring, in Freiburg, Germany. A new tram stop with a café will be built on Friedrichring at the edge of Freiburg’s historical district. The roof’s distinctive shape forms a striking contrast to other structures in the square, creating an attractive space for users of the city’s local transport and other visitors to the city center. More info: PAVILLON-AM-RING  15.01.2018



Für unser Berliner Team suchen wir ab sofort Architekten (m/w) mit Berufserfahrung in den LPH 3-5 Berufserfahrung: LPH 3-5, Sprachen: Deutsch, CAD: ArchiCAD, Bewerbungen bitte unter Angabe eines möglichen Eintrittstermins mit dem Stichwort "Ausschreibung Architekt" an Herrn Mael Kang unter jobs@jmayerh.de  28.11.2017


The German Museum of Architecture in Frankfurt is showing an international exhibition on brutalism and calling for its preservation - SOSBrutalism. ZDF broadcasted a feature titled "Save the Concrete-brutalism!" showcasing FOM Berlin, Sarpi Checkpoint and Gori Reststops as examples. Video: ZDF MEDIATHEK, More about the exhibition: DAM BRUTALISMUS,   21.11.2017

LECTURE: Jürgen Mayer H. @ LEAF International

"Innovating Public Spaces - How Rethinking What Public Spaces Can Achieve Transforms The Way We Live and Share Communal Experiences" Date: October 12th, 2017 Time: 13:25 -13:55 Location: Berlin Marriott Hotel, Inge-Beisheim-Platz 1,Berlin, 10785 Now in its 17th year, LEAF International 2017 will be moving to Berlin. Attendees will benefit from a high level speaker line up consisting of developers, contractors and architects covering the key design and build challenges facing them in the completion of upcoming projects. Leaf International - Specifying the future of Architecture, 12-13. October 2017, Berlin. Jürgen Mayer H. is announced as one of the key-speakers. More info: LEAF INTERNATIONAL  12.10.2017

FOM University Duesseldorf


J.MAYER.H is celebrating the completion of the new building of FOM University in Düsseldorf. The 8,000 m² academic building with auditoriums, lecture halls, and seminar rooms will accommodate up to 1,500 students and staff. The new building of the FOM University Düsseldorf provides the necessary space for the increasing numbers of students.   More information about FOM ...  28.09.2017



Exhibition: "SCAFFOLDING" October 2, 2017 – January 18, 2018, Center for Architecture, NYC Scaffolding is an exhibition that examines the history and extraordinary potential of scaffolding as a kit-of-parts technology to provide novel forms of inhabitation and access. Of particular interest to our local New York City audience – there are an estimated 280 miles of scaffolding occupying New York City at any given time – scaffolding is a flexible and accessible system hiding in plain sight. Through an installation of actual scaffolding designed by OMA’s Shohei Shigematsu, Scaffolding will reimagine the architectural space of the Center for Architecture, giving the visitor a new appreciation of scaffolding and its transformative potential. More info: SCAFFOLDING  14.09.2017


"A Generation of Architects Making Its Mark at Dizzying Speed"

JMH and our project FOM Düsseldorf, profiled in The New York Times."The Berlin architect Jürgen Mayer H, 51, wants his Business School for FOM University in Düsseldorf, Germany, to take on an urban agenda as well. In addition to its classrooms and meeting facilities, FOM offers a series of cantilevered balconies that create gathering spaces overlooking the city and an adjacent park. The biggest of these also attaches to a neighboring viaduct, inviting pedestrians to utilize the building as a pathway down to the park." Read the article: A Generation of Architects Making Its Mark at Dizzying Speed  12.09.2017


Chicago Architecture Biennial 2017

We're proud to announce Philip Ursprung and J. MAYER H.'s participation at this year's Chicago Architecture Biennial under the theme "Make New History". The Biennial will be showcasing work from around the world examining the underpinnings of a resurgence in historical interest. It will address the interaction of design and the access to historical source material.   24.08.2017