TOWN HALL RIED-BRIG
Official inauguration  2024

03/06/2024

After six years of development and construction, the three new buildings for the community of Ried-Brig have been officially opened: the nursery with childcare unit, the school extension and the municipal centre with the new village square.

Ried-Brig. VS



PUBLISHED
INTENSIVE PLAN READING


INTENSIVE PLAN READING is the printed summary of the competitions won by COMAMALA ISMAIL through a series of plans, lines and drawings that sum up ten years of collaboration in a single edition.

This book is a graphic collection that reveals 17 architectural projects in plan form, a journey through different typologies and scales in different contexts. Each project offers a critical and in-depth perspective on the environment in which it is set.
08/04/2024

Sixteen of the first competitions won by our office will be leaving in a unique printed edition for the Swiss National Library, to be immortalised in the country's history.
Our new book is now available, contact: press@cois.ch




PROFESSIONAL WORKSHOP BUILDING, EPAGNY
Fondation Clos Fleuri


The project, ranked 4th in the architecture competition, takes advantage of a plot of land with a view of the Fribourg Pre-Alps and the town of Gruyères. Its harmonious architecture integrates offices and workshops in a clear, functional space that encourages user autonomy. The interior layout encourages interaction and provides spaces for relaxation. The building promotes exchanges and a dynamic community life.
15/05/2024

The office wins 4th prize in the open architectural competition for a professional workshop building.

Epagny. FR



COMPETITIONLINE

Architecture ranking 2023

13/05/2024

1st Swiss office in the Competitionline ranking 2023, 9th in the European ranking.

In the last 10 years, the office has won 20 competitions in the three largest linguistic regions of Switzerland.

14 are open architectural competitions.
5 are already built.
6 are under construction.
9 are in the design development phase.

In addition 16 second prizes and 82 prizes in total.

We are proud of the creative design and development teams who have taken on all projects with enormous responsibility throughout these great years. Creative intuition emerging!




MUNICIPAL CENTRE, RIED-BRIG
Municipal centre

15/04/2024

The work is in the final phase and the municipal centre can be operational at the end of April.

Ried-Brig. VS




HEALTH CAMPUS, SION
News on health advanced studies campus HE SO Valais-Wallis

20/02/2024

In Sion, our "Campus Pôle Santé" project, a unique site dedicated to healthcare, training and research, is under construction.

Sion. VS




GYMNASIUM, THUN
Construction of sports hall with art and crafts classrooms

20/02/2024

State of work on the Thun site.

Webcam link




AV ARQUITECTURA VIVA

16/01/2024

The Ried-Brig nursery project is published on the Arquitectura Viva website.





COLLEGE DES JARDINS DE VIDY LAUSANNE
New school and sports hall in Lausanne

11/01/2024

Our ARBORETUM project won first prize in the "Collège des Jardins de Vidy" competition organised by the City of Lausanne. It blends harmoniously into the existing orthogonal grid of the greenhouses of the Etablissement horticole de la Bourdonnette and the future district. A unique site between the city and the EPFL.

Lausanne. VD





SPORTS HALL, AUBONNE
Construction of a sports hall and redevelopment of the swimming pool area

12/01/2024

The office wins 1st prize for the study mandate for the construction of a sports hall and the redevelopment of the swimming pool area.

Aubonne. VD




ARCHIVES 2 – GRIMISUAT

04/12/2023

The "Archives" series of publications highlights the construction process of our school center in Grimisuat, in Valais, opened in 2018.

Pre-order on: press@cois.ch
Available soon in bookshops.
ISBN: 978-2-9701654-1-5



HOCHPARTERRE WETTBEWERBE
04/2023

24/10/2023

Competition vocational school in Payerne.



FIRE STATION AND P+R, MARLY
1st PRIZE

02/10/2023

The office wins 1st prize in the open competition for the construction of a fire station and P+R.

Marly. FR




SCHOOL CENTER, RARON
3rd PRIZE

28/08/2023

The office wins 3rd prize in the competition for the extension and renovation of the school center.

Raron. VS




HOCHPARTERRE WETTBEWERBE
02/2023

22/08/2023

Competition UniHub Neuchâtel



VOCACIONAL SCHOOL PAYERNE
1st PRIZE

30/06/2023

The office wins 1st prize in the open architectural competition for the New professional school.

Payerne. VD




SPORTS HALL, OSTERMUNDIGEN
5th PRIZE

23/06/2023

The office wins 5th prize in the open architectural competition for the the new sports hall in Ostermundigen.

Ostermundigen. BE



KINDERGARTEN AND PARKING, YVERDON-LES-BAINS

3RD PRIZE

08/06/2023

The office wins 3th prize in the open architectural competition for the Kindergarten and parking

Yverdon-les-Bains. VD



TRAFFIC CONTROL CENTRE, CHUR
New building for the cantonal police traffic

23/05/2023

The structural work on the new traffic control center of  cantonal police in Chur is underway. The first interior walls made of stabilized compressed clay bricks have been built.

Webcam link



SCHOOL, AYENT
3RD PRIZE

21/04/2023

The office wins 3th prize in the open architectural competition for the extension of the Botyre school center in Ayent.

Ayent. VS



HOCHPARTERRE WETTBEWERBE
01/2023

28/02/2023

Kleiner, bitte!

Article about the competition for the new theatre in Lucerne. 




ARCHITEKTUR FORUM THUN
03/2023

29/03/2023

The office is invited to a conference organised by the Architektur Forum Thun.
March 29 2023 / 18:30 / FrachtRaum, Seestrasse 14, CH-3600 Thun.


SCHOOL, RIED-BRIG

23/02/2023

The Ried-Brig school extension has opened its doors.

Municipality of Ried-Brig. VS




UNIVERSITY, NEUCHÂTEL
4th PRIZE

13/02/2023

The office wins 4th prize in the open architectural competition for the construction of UniHub Académique, which completes the university offer of the canton.

Neuchâtel. NE



FOOTBRIDGE, RAILWAY STATION DELÉMONT
5th PRIZE

20/01/2023

The office, in association with the civil engineer Conzett Bronzini, was ranked 5th in the open competition for the construction of a new footbridge connecting the city centre to the South Train Station area in Delémont.

Delémont. JU



NEW LUZERNER THEATRE
4th PRIZE

16/12/2022

The office wins 4th prize in the open architectural competition for the new theatre in Lucerne.

Lucerne. LU



ENERGIE KREUZLINGEN
3rd PRIZE

15/12/2022

The office wins 3rd prize in the open architectural competition for the new energy industrial facility building in Kreuzlingen.

Kreuzlingen. TG



ARCHIVES 1 – VERNAYAZ

01/12/2022

The "Archives" series of publications highlights the construction process of our sports hall in Vernayaz, in the lower Valais, opened in 2020.

Pre-order on : info@cois.ch
Available soon in bookshops.
ISBN : 978-2-9701654-0-8



POST OFFICE, DELÉMONT

22/08/2022

The new post office building, which also provides housing, retail space and offices, has opened.

Delémont. JU



Symposium Solares Bauen
09/2022

02/08/2022

We share our practical experiences with implementing Net-Zero at the Symposium Solares Bauen in Basel on 13. September 2022.



:MLZD LECTURE
09/2022

13/07/2022

The office is invited to present its career path at the lectures organised by :mlzd on the 1st of September 2022 in Biel.



EXTENSION OF THE INSTITUT ST-GERMAIN IN DELÉMONT
2nd PRIZE

09/06/2022

The office wins 2nd prize in the open architectural competition for the extension of the St-Germain Institute.

Delémont. JU



ADVANCED CONTROL STATION IN ORBE
2nd PRIZE

25/05/2022

The office wins 2nd prize in the one-stage open architecture competition for "A gateway to the North Vaud Prison Centre".

Les Vergers-Orbe. VD



SCHOOL SPORTS HALL IN BIRMENSDORF
2nd PRIZE

18/03/2022

We are pleased to have won the 2nd prize in the open project competition "Triple section school sports hall with underground garage".

Birmensdorf. ZH




GRAND ESSERTS SCHOOL / VEYRIER
3rd PRIZE

01/03/2022

The office wins 3rd prize in the architectural competition for multidisciplinary teams in the selective procedure for the new Grands Esserts school campus in Veyrier.

Veyrier. GE




HES-SO ARCHITECTURE FRIBOURG

07/02/2022

The office is invited as an expert for the Atelier Schermesser Guidotti. The theme is "L'ouest lausannois/ housing".

HES-SO. University of Engineering and Architecture Fribourg.




EXTENSION OF THE PRIMARY SCHOOL IN DOTZIGEN
1st PRIZE

23/12/2021

We are pleased to have won the first prize for the study mandate for the extension of the school in Dotzigen.

Dotzingen. BE




HAUTERIVE SCHOOL CENTRE
6th PRIZE

23/12/2021

The office wins the 6th prize in the open architectural competition for the New School Centre, which brings together the school, pre-school and after-school facilities in Hauterive.

Hauterive. NE




World Congress of Architects
UIA 2021
Rio de Janeiro / Brazil

26/07/2021

Seven of our winning competitions were presented at the 27th World Congress of Architects in Rio de Janeiro as part of the architecture exhibition "Le Concours Suisse", from 18 to 22 July.

The importance of competitions. Interview with 20 Swiss architects




TRAFFIC REINFORCEMENT CENTRE IN CHUR GRAUBÜNDEN
1st PRIZE

06/07/2021

We are pleased to have won the first prize in the anonymous project competition in the open procedure "New construction of a cantonal police traffic base, Chur".

Coire. GR




HOCHPARTERRE WETTBEWERBE
2/2021

19/05/2021

Cosmopolitans on the periphery

Visit of Comamala Ismail Architects' atelier




VERNAYAZ SPORTS HALL

14/05/2021

The Vernayaz sports hall has opened its doors.

Municipality of Vernayaz. VS




PLATZTOR CAMPUS, UNIVERSITY OF ST. GALLEN
2nd PRIZE

26/04/2021

We are delighted to have won the 2nd prize in the anonymous project competition in the open procedure " New Campus Platztor for the University of St. Gallen".

Saint-Gall. SG