Bauwelt Berlin Annual 1998: Chronology of Building Events 1996-2001

Front Cover
Martina Düttmann, Felix Zwoch
Birkhäuser, 1999 - Architecture - 192 pages
The latest volume presents a series of projects including the completed office of the president of Germany, the construction of teh Chancellery in Tiergarten, the Gemaldegalerie by Hilmer/Sattler, the new Chamber of Industry and Commerce by Grimshaw and Unger's exhibition complex. The book invites the reader to take a stroll through Berlin's most attractive art quarter in central Berlin and traces the developments at the Alexanderplatz. The progress of teh buildings now completed around the Friedrichstrasse and the Pariser Platz by architects including Gehry, Kleinhues, Ortner & Ortner, Van den Valentyn and gmp are also documented. Naturally the Potsdamer Platz, which has recently been opened, with its buildings by Piano, Rogers, Kollhoff, Moneo, Lauber and Wohr is also featured. As in previous volumes, the main part is complemented by a chronology of buildings events and an index of all newly completed buildings of the current year.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


Investing in Berlin
Adlershof the Science City
New Halls for the Funkturm Fairgrounds

6 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information