Wednesday, October 12, 2005

My Favourite Architect's Latest (and Last?) Creation is Officially Open!

The GREEN CITADEL MAGDEBURG, convenient in the heart of the city Madgeburg, was handed over to the public on 3 October 2005 solemnly.

With a surface area of 5000 m2 it completes a unique ensemble of buildings of different epochs and pulls with its individual life and experience areas the visitors into their spell. Instead of a closed residential complex an alive organism from 55 individually arranged dwellings as well as a hotel, a catering trade and an office developed among other things.

Check it out, you lucky Germans!


Blogger Erin said...

wow, that building looks like it's straight out of a Dr. Seuss book. I'd love to know what it's like on the inside.

9:38 AM  
Anonymous Graham said...

Wow, but will we look back at it in 30 years, ok in a month, and think what an eye sore it needs pulling down, just as the UK has on most of the late 60s and 70s architecture?
Living in a place like that for me would be have a similar feel to that of a prison! At least in prison you don't have to take out a mortgage to stay there!
I'm amazed you found it though, really unusual, do you speak German at all?

4:50 AM  
Blogger sCruuw said...

That is cool as shit! I want a unit!

6:09 PM  

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