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Katholische Heiligkreuzkirche*

Masanserstrasse 161 | 7000 Chur/Cuira/Coira
Built 1967-69 by Walter Maria Förderer. A major work of sacral fair faced concrete architecture.

Vividly moving construction around a semi-circle formed sanctuary. Way of the cross by Dea Murk, picture of the Virgin Mary by Klaus Arnold.

(Kunstführer durch Graubünden, Hg. Gesellschaft für Schweizerische Kunstgeschichte. Eng. translation of the title: Art Guide of Graubünden, ed. Society for the History of Swiss Art, Zurich 2008. This book has only been published in German.)

Literature
Die Heiligkreuzkirche in Chur, Schweizerische Kunstführer GSK, Nr. 451, Bern 1989.