- published: 01 Feb 2011
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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
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
David Chipperfield is one of the most important architects of our time even though his architecture is anything but vain and conspicuous. He works with clear lines instead of elaborate effects, building the perfect containers for the worlds best museums.In June, Chipperfield was presented the European Unions coveted Europa Nostra Award for the Neues Museum in Berlin. ARTS.21 reveals the discreet signature style of the English master architect.
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?
In our series we feature six people who make a living for themselves up in the mountains. Today we look at the work of the international architectural firm Plasma Studio which has overcome the challenges of working at high altitudes and created some fascinating buildings. We meet architect Ulla Hell in Sexten, a village in the Italian Dolomites, who shows us around. More Euromaxx: http://www.dw.de/program/euromaxx/s-7555-9798
Eva Castro, Holger Kehne and Ulla Hell: The cutting-edge constructions devised in their London-based Plasma Studio involve a trademark style combining sharp angles and edges - whether made of wood or metal. Among their awards is one for the futuristic design of an entire storey of the Hotel Puerta America in Madrid.
After Thomas Willemeit, Lars Krückeberg and Wolfram Putz graduated from Braunschweig University at the end of the 1990s, they founded the GRAFT architectural practice in Los Angeles. A commission from Hollywood star Brad Pitt led to a fairytale career for the young architects. Now they work all over the world, and have offices in the USA, China and Germany. ARTS 21 some of Germany's most exciting architects.
Aarhus School of Architecture celebrates its 50th Anniversary this year. In honor of the occasion they have set up an exhibition. 3XN has contributed to the exhibition with a short film i which Kim Herforth Nielsen, Founder of 3XN, describes his time at Aarhus School of Architecture. He reflects on the significant impact his education has had on his career and thus on the work of 3XN and offers some advice to students, telling them what he thinks is most important in preparation for work as an architect.
A new church building in Leipzig is nominated for an award at the World Architecture Festival. It has a stunning modern design and focuses on sustainability and regional design. For more go to http://www.dw.com/en/program/euromaxx/s-7555-9798
Portrait of architect Bernard Khoury who speaks about his inspiration behind the nightclub B018. This is a short documentary clip from the documentary "Tomorrow We Will See" which offers a window into how ten artists in Lebanon are using art as a tool to question sectarian divisions while encouraging freedom of thought. Against the backdrop of Lebanon’s scars from wars, and socio-political scars created from sectarian divisions, Lebanese artists continue to contribute to the creative community despite the uncertainties of what tomorrow may bring. A rock band's thought-provoking lyrics, a poet's description of time shrinking, an architect's experimental manipulation of space, a novelist's language of the female body, and a painter's reflections on his choice of colors, reveal the proces...
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!
Berlin's central train station, built by the architects at GMP Gerkan Marg and Partners, is the largest and most modern connecting station in Europe. The DB project team worked with the Quickborner Team to furnish this extraordinary complex in the heart of Berlin.
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
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...
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
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
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
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
The flexible spatial concept of architect Gary Chang is using space in many different ways. -------------------------------------------------- Further information on official fuel consumption figures and the official specific CO2 emissions of new passenger cars can be found in the EU guide "Information on the fuel consumption, CO2 emissions and energy consumption of new cars", which is available free of charge at all sales dealerships, from DAT Deutsche Automobil Treuhand GmbH, Hellmuth-Hirth-Straße 1, D-73760 Ostfildern, Germany and at www.dat.de.