Originally, Mäander ("meander") describes a sequence of river windings. Like a decorative strip, the hook elements named after those windings follow one another as long as one likes. Every element has a hook on each side. In a row these asymmetric elements build a straight line at the top while it is waved at the bottom.
To Prof. Julia B. Bolles-Wilson and Peter L. Wilson the shape of a building devolopes with regard to its content program. Creative innovations and convenient necessities are in the center of the concept. They became famous for projects such as the new “Luxor-Theatre” in Rotterdam and the masterplan for the township of Falkenried in Hamburg, Germany.