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Neues Museum Wins 2011 EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture : Mies van der Rohe Award

May 11, 2011

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Berlin, Germany David Chipperfield ArchitectsPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of Ute Zscharnt for David Chipperfield Architects The European Commission announced the Neues Museum in Berlin as the winner of the 2011 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture / Mies van der Rohe Award. The building is a reconstruction, blending old and new, by UK […]

Oberen Berg House : By Alexander Brenner Architekten

May 10, 2011

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Stuttgart, Germany Alexander BrennerPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of Alexander Brenner When approaching the building via the access road in a depth-layered  picture is discernible. The northeast side of the house is an addition/a combination of white cubes. Each of them is recognizable as an individu- al structure when viewed from close up, but […]

Hotel Q! : By GRAFT

May 6, 2011

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Berlin, Germany GRAFTPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of GRAFT Hotels become home through time spent within. For a short while they provide visitors a world where new identities can be inhabited; they permit a new telling of each individual story and enable a taste of the future. Hotels have the ability to seduce, to […]

MTV Networks Headquarters : By Dan Pearlman

April 24, 2011

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Berlin, Germany Dan PearlmanPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of diephotodesigner.de MTV Networks’ personnel can rejoice: with the redesigned and newly organized reception, meeting and break room areas at MTV Headquarters, a long-held wish of employees becomes a reality and a once gloomy office complex on the Spree can finally function as the head offices.Continue […]

Baufeld 10 : By LOVE architecture and urbanism

April 20, 2011

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HafenCity, Germany LOVE architecture and urbanismPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of LOVE architecture and urbanism With the HafenCity Hamburg, a new district covering 157 hectares is being developed directly at the port. In addition to the mixed utilization, the relevant urban development concept calls for high-quality architecture. For this reason, there was a separate […]

Jewish Museum, Berlin : By Daniel Libeskind

March 18, 2011

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Berlin, Germany Daniel LibeskindPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons In 1987, the Berlin government organized an anonymous competition for an expansion to the original Jewish Museum in Berlin that opened in 1933.  The program wished to bring a Jewish presence back to Berlin after WWII.  In 1988, Daniel Libeskind was chosen as […]

Neues Museum : By David Chipperfield Architects

March 6, 2011

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Berlin, Germany David Chipperfield ArchitectsPost By:Kitticoon Poopong Photo © Courtesy of SPK/Ute Zscharnt—The Neues Museum’s west elevation can be reached via bridge over the Spree. David Chipperfield Architects with Julian Harrap brings Berlin’s Neues Museum to life.Until the Neues Museum reopened last fall in Berlin, few visitors knew about this quietly palatial edifice built between […]