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The Konzerthaus Berlin is a concert hall situated on the Gendarmenmarkt square in the central Mitte district of Berlin housing the German orchestra Konzerthausorchester Berlin. Built as a theatre from 1818 to 1821 under the name of the Schauspielhaus Berlin, its usage changed to a concert hall..

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Karl Friedrich Schinkel

Berin, Germany
born 1781, Neuruppin

Karl Friedrich Schinkel (13 March 1781 – 9 October 1841) was a Prussian artist and architect. He was born in Neuruppin, Margraviate of Brandenburg. He became a student of architect Friedrich Gilly (1772–1800). After returning to Berlin from his first trip to Italy in 1805, he started to earn his..

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The Altes Museum, built between 1823 and 1830 and designed by Karl Friedrich Schinkel, is one of the most important works of Neoclassical architecture. With its clearly ordered exterior and an interior structure designed with exacting precision in the ancient Greek style, Schinkel pursued..

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Riehl House

Babelsberg, Germany
by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Haus Riehl was built between 1906 and 1907 by the architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe for the German philosopher Alois Riehl. It was Mies' first assignment. He was recommended to Riehl by Bruno Paul. The house is kept in the time's predominant style and influenced by Hermann Muthesius' ideas. The..

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Charlottenhof Palace or Charlottenhof Manor is a former royal palace located southwest of Sanssouci Palace in Sanssouci Park at Potsdam, Germany. It is best known as the summer residence of Crown Prince Frederick William (later King Frederick William IV of Prussia). Today it is maintained by the..

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The Palace of the Parliament (Romanian: Palatul Parlamentului) is the seat of the Parliament of Romania. Located on Dealul Arsenalului in central Bucharest (Sector 5), it is the largest administrative building in the world with a height of 84 m, an area of 365,000 m2 and a volume of 2,550,000 m3...

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Mira Anca Petrescu

Bucharest, Romania
born 1949, Sighisoara

Mira Anca Victoria Mărculeţ Petrescu (20 March 1949, Sighișoara – 30 October 2013, Bucharest) was a Romanian architect and politician. She graduated from the Ion Mincu Institute of Architecture in Bucharest in 1973. Petrescu was the leading architect of the world's second largest civilian..

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The Villa Urbig is located in Potsdam 's Babelsberg district. The villa was built in 1915 for a co-owner of Deutsche Bank, Franz Urbig. Like Mies also Urbig liked the architectural style of Karl Friedrich Schinkel. Therefore, their construction in the style of neoclassicism is strictly..

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The Hugo Perls House is a traditional house for Eduard Fuchs. Addition was made in 1928. After Fuchs fled to Paris to escape the Nazis was sold to Bruno. The home was restored by the German architect Dietrich von Beulwitz

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On the corner lot Dreilindenstraße 30, shielded by hedges and fences from the street, stands one of the lesser-known residential buildings of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Built in 1921-23 for the bookseller Georg Eichstaedt, the house is one of the eight residential buildings realized in Berlin and..

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