Gehry Partners wins architectural competition for new residential tower in Berlin

Gehry Partners has won an architectural competition for a new 300-unit residential tower in Berlin. The development, which is owned by Hines, will be located at the D4 construction site between Hackescher Markt, Friedrichshain and Berlin-Mitte, adjacent to Hines’ recently developed Die Mitte retail building. As Berlin’s first new high-rise residential development since the ’70s, […]

Raw materials with a contemporary feel in Germany

Project: Möllmann Residence Location: Bielefeld, Germany Architecture and Design: Wannenmacher + Möller Description from the architects: “The Möllmann residence is located in a residential area, mainly comprising detached houses, outside Bielefeld. The traditional regional architecture served as a point of orientation for the exterior of the house. In accordance to the barns that are popular for agricultural use […]

Cozy Modern Farmhouse Set In a Blooming Orchard In Germany

Project: Modern Farmhouse Location: Langenargen, Germany Architecture: k_m architektur Set in the picturesque rural landscape of Langenargen, Germany, this modern farmhouse shelters family life surrounded by a blooming orchard. Designed by k_m architektur, the contemporary construction was built along with the surrounding farmstead. Generous overhangs shelter the expansive glazing of this elongated floor plan, covering the east, west and […]

Accelerating Bends and Curves Defying the New Porsche Pavilion in Germany

With a dynamic and striking visual appearance, derived from the Porsche brand image, the new Porsche Pavilion was envisioned and developed by HENN Architects in the Autostadt, a visitor attraction adjacent to the Volkswagen factory in Wolfsburg, Germany. The unique looking building accommodating 400 square meters of space for exhibitions and presentations is believed to become an icon of the […]

C1 House by Dettling Architekten

Project: C1 House Location: Karlsruhe, Germany Architecture: Dettling Architekten Photography: Daniel Vieser Source: CONTEMPORIST