Useful, durable and beautiful: the three primarily principle that guided the famous 16th century Italian Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio when creating his magnificent architecture that still inspires people today. These principles are also the guidelines for the work of his spiritual successors Weber + Hummel, architects in Stuttgart, Germany. Founded in 1991 by Günther Weber and Joachim Hummel, the architecture firm sees itself as an “architecture manufacturer” offering a broad spectrum of services within a holistic approach to the planning and building process, taking pride in following through and completing every project by “handing over the house keys.”