| 17 Dec 2013 @ 09:56, by Heiner Benking|
Last night at the Deutsches Architektur Zentrum DAZ was the opening of a very special exhibition: A CALL FOR IDEAS
Ideas are wanted for The New Axel Springer Berlin Campus a very special competition for a new campus in the center of Berlin - an exhibition in very special halls, The Bruno Taut and Hans Scharoun Halls ! [link] and see: [link]
pls also check the publications and exhibtions NEW MODESTY !!, SHARED SPACES. ALTERITY REVISITED, and FQCE TO FACE: Architecture's deep structures: Towards a new criticality highly recommended !
Top Architects, top politics and media, a very intgeresting of competing designs, I will add here some examples. MEANWHILE see the winners of the competition: Bjarke Ingels Grou BIG), Buro Ole Scheeren, und OMA (Rem Koolhaas), and wait for the winner: axelspringer.de/presse
Interesting for me was that Döpfner from Springer spoke about his 2 passions, media and architecture.
Hans Scharoun is not only an architect to revisit, he did the Philharmony and and
and I learned so much about him because I learned fcrom Alfred Schinz so much about his friend and collaborator. Well maybe we have to revisit them both !: [link]
[MORE] below !
check ****** Increasing digitization changes the business model of Axel Springer. For a new building, which is to expand the existing building complex, 18 architectural firms were invited to develop their ideas for the office of the future and redefine the central location in Berlin. How can new ways of working in an urban environment and connect a radically new aesthetics? In DAZ be issued all entries of the competition, in particular the work of the winners BIG, Buro Ole Scheeren and OMA and the participants of the final round Kuehn Malvezzi and SANAA.
Speaking at the opening Döpfner, CEO of Axel Springer SE, Klaus Wowereit, Governing Mayor of Berlin, and Friedrich von Borries, chairman of the jury. ****** check