Multi-storey Car Park / JSWD Architekten

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Architects: JSWD Architekten
Location: Aachen,
Client: Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft
Area: 8,560 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Thomas Lewandowski

Ueberflieger Bridge / Agirbas & Wienstroer

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Architects: Agirbas & Wienstroer
Location: Düsseldorf,
Year: 2012
Photographs: Thomas Mayer

Sprach und Bewegungszentrum / eins:eins architekten

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Architects: eins:eins architekten
Location: Rotenhäuser Damm 40, , Germany
Architect In Charge: Christoph Roselius, Julian Hillenkamp
Client: GWG Gewerbe
Structural Engineer: Imagine Structure GmbH
Services: Ebert-Ingenieure GmbH
Year: 2013
Photographs: Bernadette Grimmenstein

Talstation / Partnerundpartner-architekten

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Architects: Partnerundpartner-architekten
Location: ,
Year: 2012
Photographs: Courtesy of Partnerundpartner-architekten

Day Care ThyssenKrupp Quarter Essen / JSWD Architekten + Chaix & Morel et Associés

© Thomas Lewandowski

Architects: JSWD Architekten + Chaix & Morel et Associés
Location: ThyssenKrupp Allee 1, , Germany
Client: ThyssenKrupp AG
Area: 2,100 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Thomas Lewandowski

AD Classics: Wolfsburg Cultural Center / Alvar Aalto

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Wolfsburg Cultural Center, located approximately 230 kilometers west of Berlin in Wolfsburg, , was constructed from 1959 to 1962. It was designed by Finnish architect and designer . Aalto was born in Kuortane, Finland and studied architecture at the Helsinki University of Technology, graduating in 1921.

Station Hameln / Scheidt Kasprusch Archiekten

© Andreas Braun & Rainer Gollmer

Architects: Scheidt Kasprusch Archiekten
Location: , Germany
Area: 6,580 sqm
Photographs: Andreas Braun & Rainer Gollmer

MedForCE Medical Research Center Winning Proposal / Henn Architekten

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Henn Architekten shared with us their first prize winning proposal in the architectural competition to design the new medical research center of ‘s University Hospital, which is the main facility for the Institute for Microbiology and Hygiene. The new building defines the north-eastern edge of the medical faculty site and its southern end is connected to the main axis of the planned campus. It comprises two interlocking, annular complexes, each surrounding an interior courtyard accessible from a forecourt. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Fraunhofer-Institute TZA / JSWD Architekten

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Architects: JSWD Architekten
Location: Bartningstraße 47, , Germany
Client: Fraunhofer Gesellschaft, Munich
Area: 2,300 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Felix Krumbholz, Thomas Lewandovski

Video: Designer Days at Adidas HQ

Each year, the design teams at the Adidas HQ in come together to discuss and decide on trends for the seasons ahead. Inspired by founder Adi Dassler, Designer Days consists of a week of workshops for the teams to discuss innovation, brainstorm new creative concepts and think about what product lines will elevate the different pillars of the performance sport department. Constantly aiming to produce sportswear that is faster, lighter, cooler and smarter, the creative teams set the standard for innovative designs. Crane.tv goes behind the scenes at LACES – the brand new 62,000 square meter office devised by kadawittfeldarchitektur – and speaks to a few of the key design directors and the personalities who give the brand a unique feel.

Crematorium Baumschulenweg / Shultes Frank Architeckten

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Architects: Shultes Frank Architeckten
Location: Berlin,
Architect In Charge: Axel Schultes Architekten, Frank Schultes Witt
Design: Axel Schultes, Charlotte Frank
Project Management: Margret Kister, Christoph Witt
Collaborators: Daniela Andresen, Bob Choeff, Patrick Dierks, Christian Helfrich, Andreas Schuldes, Till Waninger
Area: 9,339 sqm
Photographs: Mattias Hamrén

WAZ Media Office Headquarters Winning Proposal / AllesWirdGut

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Austrian architectural office AllesWirdGut were recently commissioned to build the corporate headquarters of the international WAZ Media Group at their corporate home base in , Germany. With a gross floor area of 36,000 sqm, the architects create a landmark and sustainable business model as shown in their future-oriented concept. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Heidelberg Castle / Max Dudler Architekt

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Architects: Max Dudler Architekt
Location: , Germany
Project Manager: Simone Boldrin
Collaborators: Patrick Gründel, Julia Werner
Structural Engineers: Ingenieurbüro Schenck
Client: Land Baden-Württemberg
Photographs: Stefan Müller

Folkwang Library / Max Dudler

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Architects: Max Dudler Architekt
Location: , Germany
Project Manager: Alexander Bonte
Client: Duisburg branch of the Building and Real Estate Management Authority
Area: 5,603 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Stefan Müller

Forum:Terra Nova / Lüderwaldt Architects

© Anja Schlamann

Architects: Lüderwaldt Architects
Location: ,
Project Team: Ulrich Bartelt, Felix Engelhardt, Irene Plachetka, Friedrich Bruncken
Project Manager: Dirk Lüderwaldt, Christina Enke
Area: 973 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Anja Schlamann

Treehouses Bebelallee / blauraum

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Architects: blauraum
Location: Bebelallee 64, ,
Client: Robert Vogel GmbH & Co.
Area: 8,800 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Martin Schlüter, Dominik Reipka

Flashback: New Synagogue Dresden / Wandel Hoefer Lorch + Hirsch

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Architects: Wandel Hoefer Lorch + Hirsch
Location: ,
Design Team: Kuno Fontaine, Christoph Kratzsch, Dirk Lang, Lukas Petrikoff, Tobias Wagner
Plot Area: 2,690 sqm
Covered Area: 1,286 sqm
Year: 1997
Photographs: Norbert Miguletz

Railway Service Building / blauraum

© Martin Schlüter

Architects: blauraum
Location: ,
Client: HPA Hamburg Port Authority AöR
Area: 1,400 sqm
Year: 2010
Photographs: Martin Schlüter