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.

, 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 Berlin, , 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, ,
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

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

Lukas Church Conversion / Heinrich Böll Architekt

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

Museum Luthers Sterbehaus / VON M

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Architects: VON M
Location: Andreaskirchplatz 7, 06295 , Germany
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: ,
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

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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 Cologne,
Area: 880.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Thomas Mayer

Social Complex / Agirbas & Wienstroer

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Architects: Agirbas & Wienstroer
Location: , Germany
Architect In Charge: Agirbas & Wienstroer
Area: 1,200 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Thomas Mayer

The New Ergolding Secondary School / Behnisch Architekten + Behnisch Architekten & Architekturbüro Leinhäupl + Neuber

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Architects: Behnisch Architekten, Architekturbüro Leinhäupl + Neuber
Location: , Germany
Area: 12500.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: David Matthiessen

The New Warehouse Depot / Heinrich Böll Architekt

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Architects: Heinrich Böll Architekt
Location: , Germany
Year: 2012
Photographs: Thomas Mayer

Salles Communales / Savioz Fabrizzi Architectes

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Architects: Savioz Fabrizzi Architectes
Location: Saxon Switzerland, 01855 Kirnitzschtal,
Year: 2012
Photographs: Thomas Jantscher

Turkish Embassy in Berlin / NSH Architekten

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Architects:
Location: Berlín, Germany
Project Architects: Volkmar Nickol, Felipe Schmidt, Thomas Hillig
Sketches: Felipe Schmidt
Area: 16,000 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: Bernardette Grimmenstein