Varazdin

the becoming of a swan

HNK VARAŽDIN

CONSTRUCTION:

1870 - 1873

TRANSFORMATIONS:

1948 - 1955 extension and multiple transformations of the original building

STATUS DURING RESEARCH:

historical spaces in need for restoration works
up to date stage systems
space shared for theatre, opera and ballet

a Helmer before Fellner & Helmer. the only project signed in his own name, before the creation of the historical partnership.

a signifcant project for marking the stylistic transition of the arch. H. Helmer and especially for defning his identitary specifcities.

the swan with the spread wings can be found in various forms in the projects signed by Fellner & Helmer. it is present here, too, protecting the building from the top of the lateral facade.

Exterior Gallery
Interior Gallery