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  7. NRW State Archive / Ortner & Ortner

NRW State Archive / Ortner & Ortner

  • 01:00 - 19 October, 2013
NRW State Archive / Ortner & Ortner
NRW State Archive / Ortner & Ortner, © Thomas Mayer
© Thomas Mayer

© Thomas Mayer © Thomas Mayer © Thomas Mayer © Thomas Mayer + 20

© Thomas Mayer
© Thomas Mayer

Text description provided by the architects. The archive tower that rises 70 metres high out of the historic brick warehouse is distinguished from the old walls by its brick facade.

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Detail
© Thomas Mayer
© Thomas Mayer

The new cultural function as the memory of the state is given an appropriate envelope. In architectural terms the addition blends with the existing building but without weakening the independence of either.

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Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "NRW State Archive / Ortner & Ortner" 19 Oct 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/439284/nrw-state-archive-ortner-and-ortner/> ISSN 0719-8884