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Matteo Thun has designed everything from cups and cutlery to luxury homes and hotels. Despite his international fame, the Italian architect remains down-to-earth. A photo book has just been published covering the multi-talented man's range of designs. Read more: http://www.dw.de/program/euromaxx/s-7555-9798
A straightforward passive house wasn't challenging enough for architect Manfred Lux. So when he designed his family home near the Bavarian city of Augsburg, he built it in the shape of an octagon. More Euromaxx: http://www.dw.com/en/tv/euromaxx/s-7555 https://www.facebook.com/dw.euromaxx/ https://twitter.com/dw_euromaxx
The "Casa Levene" designed by Eduardo Arroyo is one of the most lauded architectural designs in Spain in the last few years. The towering pine forest was to remain intact, so the house was designed around the trees. More from this edition of Euromaxx: http://www.dw.com/en/euromaxx-lifestyle-europe-2016-04-28/e-19167600-9798
This year, the world's most prestigious architecture award will go to RCR Arquitectes. The three architects from Catalonia use modern materials such as glass, plastic, and recycled steel, and incorporate landscapes into their constructions. For more go to http://www.dw.com/en/spanish-trio-wins-the-2017-pritzker-architecture-prize/a-37773893
Bauhaus is one of Germany's most successful cultural exports. But these days, 22 of the world's leading architecture offices are American, 17 British - and only three German. Read more about Bauhaus: http://www.dw.com/en/weimar-exhibition-kicks-off-bauhaus-centennial/a-40117789
Architectural competition entry produced for 3XN. 3XN provided the winning entry ahead of international star architects including amongst others the renowned Sir Norman Foster. The new DB headquarters, the Cube, is located on the prestigious Washington Platz in the very centre of Berlin, surrounded by the Parliament, the famous Tiergarten and the Lehrter Bahnhof central station. Working with 3XN, Cadpeople have produced the film entry, including 3D images and animated material for the competition. Client: 3XN
It looks like a mix between a jungle and a tree house: the "25 Verde" building in the Italian city of Turin. Architect Luciano Pia designed this vision of new urban green architecture which is part of a wider trend. More Euromaxx: http://www.dw.com/en/program/euromaxx/s-7555-9798
Since it was set up in 1968, Austrian architects Coop Himmelb(l)au has grown into a successful international company with clients in Europe, the USA and Asia. Shortly before Christmas, Coop Himmelb(l)au released their design for the "Musée des Confluences" in Lyon. More Euromaxx: http://www.dw.de/program/euromaxx/s-7555-9798
Where do German Architects build? What's it like to compete for contracts internationally? And how do they balance the difficult situations posed by dream opportunities with the harsher realities of demanding clients?
Architect Armin Pedevilla home in South Tyrol was inspired by traditional local farmhouses. For his house in the Dolomite, he only used native woods and gave regional ornamental styles and features such as gable roofs or balconies a modern twist. More Euromaxx: http://www.dw.de/euromaxx-lifestyle-europe-2015-01-08/e-18130391-9798
100 years ago, Walter Gropius laid the foundation for modern architecture with his design for the Fagus shoe last factory. Today the building is world-famous, and an early example of how German companies like to boost their image with innovative premises.Porsche and Trumpf are among the companies whose headquarters are housed in eye-catching architecture. ARTS.21discusses the phenomenon with architects and critics.
Video introduces most beautiful German architectural works by known and unknown German architects. With references to Web Gallery of Art (www.wga.hu), searchable database of European fine arts and architecture (8th-19th century) supplemented by a glossary containing articles on art terms, relevant historical events, personages, cities, museums and churches. By using the search feature you can find artworks from the collection satisfying certain requirements. The collection has some of the characteristics of a virtual museum, by period music of choice in the background and a free postcard service. Thanks for watching!
Richard Gage, Gründer von "Architects and Engineers for 9/11 Truth" erörtert Beweise für die Zerstörung des WTC-Gebäudes Nr. 7 durch eine "kontrollierte Sprengung" in C-SPANs "Washington Journal" vom 1. August 2014. Hier ein Link zu anderen Videos von AE911Truth mit deutschen Untertiteln: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL4064132164D183FC&feature=view_all Bitte schauen Sie auf der deutschen Seite von AE911Truth nach (http://www.ae911truth.org/news/languages/german.html) und besuchen Sie uns auf Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ae911truthde/ Richard Gage on C-SPAN - German
We visit the architectural company GRAFT which has done many major projects around the world, and a special installation called "GRAFT - Distinct Ambiguity". First founded in 1998 in L.A. by Wolfram Putz, Thomas Willemeit and Lars Krückeberg, the company also has offices now in Berlin and Beijing. They're responsible for the W Hotel in NYC, Hotel Q in Berlin and Bird Island in Kuala Lumpur.
Small Wooden House in Bavaria, Germany Architects: Christine Arnhard & Markus Eck arnhardundeck.de Photos: Florian Holzherr florian-holzherr.com Location: Bavaria, Germany House Size: 13 x 4 m (42.65 x 13 ft) “The intention of our work was to show that the quality of a building is defined by its proportions, materials and structures, not only by its size,” say Christine Arnhard and Markus Eck. CREDITS: Music: My Christmas List by Josh Woodward http://www.joshwoodward.com/ http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b...
Werner Aisslinger is one of the most innovative contemporary German designers. He has scooped up a number of international design awards. For more information and videos go to: http://www.dw.de/english http://www.dw.de/program/euromaxx/s-7555-9798
The impact that the High Line had on New York real estate can teach architects "a really good lesson" on the need to manage gentrification, says Elizabeth Diller in the second part of our exclusive video interview at the RIBA International Conference. Liz Diller's architecture firm Diller Scofidio + Renfro was one of the driving forces behind the popular elevated park, along with landscape firm James Corner Field Operations and garden designer Piet Oudolf. She claims that its huge success was unexpected and that the city wasn't prepared for the pace of gentrification in the surrounding area, as a direct result. It offers a valuable lesson, she says, about how architects could be more involved after a project's completion. "It makes one feel that, post-occupancy, there should be a role f...
After 036... I made this clip first for a bulgarian site! German Arhitecture Deutsche Architektur Германската архитектура Music: Hans Zimmer, Eva Lind, Udo Uergens With german lyrics from GOETHE translated in bulgarian. LOCATION: A - Buergenland, Carintien, hoch und nieder Oesterreich, Stirien, Tirol, Vorarlberg... G - Baden-Wuertenberg, Bayern, Brandenburg, Hessen, Sacksen, Meklenburg-Vorpommern, Rhein-Westfalien, Saarland, Schleswig-Holstein... S - canton Bern, east and central Scweiz, Graubuenden
Court buildings are often cold,austere and forbidding. But what kind of building should house a global court? German architect Christoph Ingenhoven won the competition to design the new International Criminal Court in The Hague. His design is transparent and graceful. ARTS.21 talked to Ingenhoven about his ideas.
For 15 years, Eckhard Gerber's company has been constructing buildings in Saudi Arabia. While some would criticize him for working in a country that curtails women's rights, he's a believer in change through rapprochement. Arts.21 had the rare opportunity to film in Saudi Arabia and get a behind the scenes look at Gerber's newest project: the new King Fahad National Library in Riyadh. More information: http://www.dw.de/program/arts21/s-7885-9798