Building Berlin. Vol. 1, The latest architecture in and out of the capital / [chief editor Louis Back]
Braun, [Berlin] : 2012.
190 p. : il.
Biblioteca Sbc Aprendizaje A-72.038(430) BUI/I
Architecture in and from Berlin has established a brand name in the last 20 years. Berlin architectural subjects and debates are followed with great interest worldwide. Great buildings have been and are being built by local and internationally operating architects. What especially characterizes the building culture of the German capital city is a lively, heterogeneous and innovative architecture scene with a high level of technical achievement and design. This volume presents the latest and most interesting buildings in and out of Berlin on the basis of informative texts and facts as well as insightful photographic and planning documents. The overview of more than 70 contemporary projects in and from Berlin is augmented by architecture essays by renowned authors and interviews.
Berlin currently enjoys international acclaim for its creative output, especially in the field of architecture. In fact, over the last 20 years architecture in and from Berlin has emerged as a global brand. What sets the German capital apart is a dynamic, heterogeneous and innovative architecture scene that consistently attains the highest technical and design standards. Themes and debates in Berlin reverberate around the world.
This volume showcases the latest and most interesting buildings in and from Berlin, while also discussing current trends, developments and the backgrounds to many important architectural projects.