HUMBOLT-FORUM CASTLE

Berlin / 2009

International Competition - Final Stage

In the intellectual centre of the European metropolis of Berlin, the reconstruction of the palace as the "Humboldt-Forum" will be one of the most significant cultural building projects of international standing in Germany. This magnificent building will be a symbol of the impartation of science and art.

The design of this solitary building is space-defining and with its distinctive lines of demarcation, it emphasizes the clear east-west alignment and forms the space to establish the dovetailing of the two city halves at this important historic intersection.

"The height of the agora and the extensive pedestal areas of the main stairway can be integrated into the mise-en-scene of the exhibition.“ Quote: Bauwelt 3.09

AREA:

75.000 sqm

DESIGN:

ASP Architekten Schneider Meyer Partner