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New Central Library in Berlin Winning Proposal / MARS Architekten

01:00 - 23 May, 2013
New Central Library in Berlin Winning Proposal / MARS Architekten, Courtesy of MARS Architekten, Uberbau Architecture and Urbanism and TH Treibhaus Berlin & Lavaland
Courtesy of MARS Architekten, Uberbau Architecture and Urbanism and TH Treibhaus Berlin & Lavaland

The proposal for the New Central Library in Berlin by MARS Architekten is a social and cultural centre for Tempelhof’s new quarter. In collaboration with urban designers UBERBAU Architecture & Urbanism and landscape architects TH Treibhaus Berlin & Lavaland, their design was chosen as one of eight winning entrants. Their project focuses upon achieving an immense and complex building that offers a large amount of varying interior spaces in combination with a strong exterior form serving as a public landmark. More images and architects’ description after the break.