Hilti Art Foundation (White Cube, Vaduz)

Lasa marble chippings for the building of the Hilti Art Foundation and Huber Fine Watches & Jewellery

After a planning and construction period of almost eight years, an exceptional building, the "White Cube", has been shining since May 2015 in the heart of Vaduz. The 20 metre high building, a futuristic cubic building, is an extension of the adjacent black Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein. The striking new building consists of a solid concrete construction in white. For the white concrete façade, Lasa Marmo supplied around 1,100 tonnes of the finest Lasa marble chippings as an additive. The white concrete was produced on site and poured into the building fabric. Finally, the façade of white concrete was honed.

Project Information

Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 2013 - 2014

Notes:The Hilti Art Foundation is an extension to the Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein and is an exhibition building in downtown Vaduz.
Product:White concrete with marble from Laas (building shell)
Volume:1,100 tons
Architects:Morger & Dettli
Photos:Barbara Bühler: photos 1, 2 & 5 | Albert Mennel: photos 3, 4 & 6
Medialink:Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein