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1997 – 1999



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Springwall 16
47051 Duisburg

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March 21st, 2011

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Duisburg, Germany
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The Synagogue desgned by architect Zvi Hecker has the form of an open book, combing the form of a star with the page of a book. Beside the synague the complex contains a hall with stage linked to the synagogue through an atrium of glass. There is also a library, offices, classrooms, apartments and a youth centre. five steel concrete arches make references to Jewish culture and history.


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