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The Berlin Philharmonic Hall designed by Hans Scharoun was completed in 1963. The iconic building is asymmetrical in shape appearing like a golden, draped tent. The concert hall is still highly regarded for its original design and acoustic qualities.

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Daimler Chrysler

Berlin, Germany
by Richard Rogers

The brief stipulated to work within the context of the traditional Berlin square block, with buildings no more than nine storeys high formed around potentially oppressive internal courts. To one side, the buildings had to address an enclosed retail arcade raised several storeys above ground..

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Bahn Tower

Berlin, Germany
by Helmut Jahn

In an attractive urban context on Potsdamer Platz, a modern architectural ensemble has been created in a characteristic triangular arrangement.

The Bahn Tower is the new headquarters of Deutsche Bahn AG, with the Sony-Center behind and one of the entrances to the new subterranean regional..

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Sony Center

Berlin, Germany
by Helmut Jahn

The Sony Center is a Sony-sponsored building complex located at the Potsdamer Platz in Berlin, Germany. It opened in 2000 and houses Sony's European headquarters.

The site was originally a bustling city centre in the early 20th century. Most of the buildings were destroyed or damaged during..

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Potsdamer Platz is an important public square and traffic intersection in the centre of Berlin. After developing within the space of little over a century from an intersection of rural thoroughfares into the most bustling traffic intersection in Europe, it was totally laid waste during World War..

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The Hyatt Group, majority-owned by the Pritzker Family (founders of the Pritzker Architecture Prize) decided to bring their branch of hotels to Germany, choosing a lot in the new Potsdamer Platz district developed by Daimler-Chrysler. The Hyatt group has been a pioneer in hotel architecture since..

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Potsdamer Platz is an important public square and traffic intersection in the center of Berlin, Germany, lying about 1 km south of the Brandenburg Gate and the Reichstag (German Parliament Building), and close to the southeast corner of the Tiergarten park. It is named after the city of Potsdam..

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It is an ensemble of five buildings that connect offices, shops, and apartments in accordance with the Berlin mix. The building complex was designed by Milan architect Giorgio Grassi. The building complex is located in the eastern part of the former Potsdam passenger station. The Tilla-Durieux..

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Hilmer & Sattler

Munich, Germany
est. 1974, Munich

The office was founded on 1974 by the architects Heinz Hilmer (1936) and Christoph Sattler (1938).

The main focus of the activity is on the construction and renovation of museums, hotels, business and office buildings, but also in residential construction. In addition, the office participates..

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Potsdamer Platz

Berlin, Germany
by Christoph Kohlbecker, ...

Following a competition won in 1992, the dormant wasteland of Potsdamer Platz in the newly reunified capital of Germany, Berlin, was entirely renovated based on a Renzo Piano Building Workshop-designed masterplan. It was not long before the new architecture and fresh vitality triggered by this..

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The entire administrative headquaters of Berliner Volksbank building is intended for office use and was completed in 1997. It was the first building completed within the urban plan around Potsdamer Platz; Berliner Volksbank moved here in 1998.

Isozaki used a geometric language and it consists..

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The three buildings on Linkstrasse, comprise of two buildings for offices and retail, and a third building with three levels of retail and 72 residential apartments.

The Master Plan proposed that the entrance for the offices be located at level 2 at a height of 10 meters and for the housing at..

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It is a nine floors office building, with an internal area of approximately 13,000 square meters. Following the Postdamer Platz masterplan rules, the U-shape building has an internal courtyard, visible from the exterior.

The new building, close to the Grand Hyatt Hotel and Office Building,..

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This is the newer building in the Kulturforum on Potsdamer Stra├če in West Berlin, designed by Hans Scharoun with substantial participation by Edgar Wisniewski. Construction began in 1967 to house those parts of the library's evacuated holdings from the western Allied occupation zones at the end..

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