International Youth Center in Oberschleißheim / ATELIER 30

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Architects: ATELIER 30
Location: Oberschleißheim,
Area: 2,430 sqm
Year: 2009
Photographs: Constantin Meyer

Institute buildings University Kassel / ATELIER 30

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Architects: ATELIER 30
Location: ,
Area: 12,700 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Thomas Fischer

Production Hall Hettingen / Barkow Leibinger, Frank Barkow, Regine Leibinger

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Architects: Barkow Leibinger, Frank Barkow, Regine Leibinger
Location: , Germany
Architect In Charge: , Frank Barkow, Regine Leibinger
Area: 3400.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Ina Reinecke

Christmas Lights Berlin 2013 / Brut Deluxe by Miguel de Guzmán

Spanish architecture photographer Miguel de Guzmán has released a new video, just in time for Christmas. The video covers three light installations in Berlin designed by Brut Deluxe: the first, a huge light dome, the second consisting of five three-dimensional light cubes, and the third, an artificial landscape built of 50 light shrubs. All of the installations are designed to create atmospheric spaces that can be entered and experienced. Check out more of his videos here, and some great pictures of the installations after the break…

Training Centre for Apprentice Butchers / Wulf Architekten

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Architects: Wulf Architekten
Location: Proviantbachstraße,  ,
Design Team: Albrecht Krepp, Birgit Wohlfart, Alexander zur Brügge
Year: 2010
Photographs: Zooey Braun

BIG, OMA, Büro-OS To Compete for New Media Campus in Berlin

Proposal from Büro-OS. Image Courtesy of Axel Springer SE

UPDATE: OMA has provided more images and information on their proposal, after the break.

BIG, Büro Ole Scheeren, and OMA have been announced as the three finalists in the competition to design the new Media Campus for AXEL SPRINGER SE in , , beating out Kuehn Malvezzi and SANAA. The final ranking will be released in January.

The new campus will be located on the historic site of the former Berlin Wall, what was once a no-man’s land. All three proposals address this contentious history as well as the demands of a 21st century workplace. President of the jury, Prof. Dr. Friedrich von Borries, proclaimed that: “All three projects show how fascinating architecture can be today. No matter which of the three proposals will be realised: The competition is already an enrichment of Berlin’s building culture.” See all three proposals, after the break…

Schorndorf Town Hall / Ippolito Fleitz Group

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Architects: Ippolito Fleitz Group
Location: Marktplatz, , Germany
Design Team: Peter Ippolito, Gunter Fleitz, Christian Kirschenmann, Tim Lessmann, Markus Schmidt, Roger Gasperlin
Area: 654 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Zooey Braun

DMAA Wins Competition for Mixed-Use, Cultural Complex in Munich


Vienna-based Delugan Meissl Associated Architects (DMAA) has been announced as winner of a competition to design a mixed-use, cultural complex in . Dubbed Hanns Seidel Platz, the 40,500-square-meter scheme will provide a 160-unit “living tower,” office space, a civic center, concert hall and large public plaza for the district of Neuperlach.

This winning concept was developed in collaboration with the architecture firm Wimmer un Partner. It is expected for completion in 2019.

Interior Remodeling of St. Moritz Church / John Pawson

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Architects: John Pawson
Location: Sankt Moritz, Moritzplatz 5, 86150 ,
Area: 1857.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Hufton+Crow

Daniel Libeskind Designs Apartment Building for Berlin

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Studio Daniel Libeskind has released images of his latest project: a 10,000 square meter residential building planned for the center of . Occupying a half-acre corner site in the neighborhood of Chausseestrasse, “Chausseestrasse 43” will be encased by a metallic-coated ceramic facade shaped to maximize exposure to natural light.

Wilhelm-leuschner-Platz station / Max Dudler

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Architects: Max Dudler
Location: Wilhelm-Leuschner-Platz, ,
Architect In Charge: Max Dudler
Developers: Deutsche Bahn AG
together, Free State of Saxony
Area: 5,678 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Stefan Müller

Centre for Photovoltaics and Renewable Energy / Henn

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Architects: Henn
Location: , Germany
Area: 12,420 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: HG Esch

Lukas Church Conversion / Heinrich Böll Architekt

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Architects: Heinrich Böll Architekt
Location: ,
Year: 2013
Photographs: Thomas Mayer

Museum Luthers Sterbehaus / VON M

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Architects: VON M
Location: Andreaskirchplatz 7, 06295 Eisleben,
Architect In Charge: Myriam Kunz, Dennis Mueller, Matthias Siegert
Collaborators: Silke Hänssler, Christoph Patzelt, Grit Ruschinzik, Silke Schreier, Sabrina Fliegerbauer, Kristin Weinrich, Antonia Blaer, Charlotte Eller
Site Management: agn
Year: 2013
Photographs: Zooey Braun, Dennis Mueller

CMYK House / MCKNHM Architects

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Architects: MCKNHM Architects
Location: , Germany
Team: Mark Mueckenheim, Frank Ceisick, Jasmin Bonn
Landscape: Riesop Landschaftsarchitektur GmbH
Area: 162 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Julien Lanoo

Business Club in the Allianz Arena / CBA Clemens Bachmann Architekten

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Architects: CBA Clemens Bachmann Architekten
Location: Allianz Arena, Werner-Heisenberg-Allee 25, 80939 ,
Interior Designer: CBA Clemens Bachmann Architekten
Kitchen Planer: Billinger Engineering
Light Design: Lumen 3
Area: 3500.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Bernd Ducke

UNStudio Selected to Design Baumkirchen Mitte Tower in Munich


UNStudio has been announced as winner of a competition to design a 60-meter residential and office tower in . Planned to be the “focal point” of the Baumkirchen Mitte development, the project will feature 13,000 square meters of “neutral” office space that promotes “flexibility” and “creativity” as well as 5,500 square meters of contemporary apartment units that each share a strong, private connection with the surrounding landscape.

Read on for the architect’s description…

Immanuel Church / Sauerbruch Hutton

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Architects: Sauerbruch Hutton
Location: Bonhoefferstraße 8, 51061 ,
Area: 880.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Thomas Mayer