Saint Antonius Church, Basel


Related person
Karl Moser (architect)
Date
1925-1927
Location
Europe->Switzerland->Basel
Description
This first church in Switzerland built from concrete was designed by the architecture professor Karl Moser. It was built between 1925 and 1927. The floor plan of the church, which is built in precast concrete, is a rectangle with the impressive size of 60 x 22 meters and a height of 22 meters. The monumental stained glass windows make St. Antonius stand out as a pioneering church structure.
Style/Period
1920s (1920 - 1929)
1930s (1930 - 1939)
Modern
Material
sitecast concrete construction
stained glass (visual works)