Berlin Buildings – German Architecture

Berlin Buildings, Design Developments Germany, Property, Architects, Projects, Pictures

Berlin Buildings : Architecture

Key Architectural Developments in the German Capital, Europe

Buildings in Berlin

We’ve selected what we feel are the key examples of Berlin Buildings. We cover completed buildings, new building designs and architectural competitions in the German capital. The focus is on contemporary German buildings but information on traditional architecture is also welcome.

We have 4 pages of Berlin Architecture selections.

Berlin Architecture : news + major buildings

Berlin Buildings : A-G (this page)

Berlin Building Developments : H-N

Berlin Building Designs : O-Z

Famous Berlin Buildings

Designs, alphabetical:

Academy of Arts, Pariser Platz
Behnisch, Behnisch + Partner
Akademie der Künste Berlin
photo © AW

Akademie der Künste
AEG Turbine factory
Peter Behrens, Architect
Berlin Turbine building
photograph © Isabelle Lomholt

Berlin Turbine building : Modern Architecture
Altes Museum, Mitte
Karl Friedrich Schinkel, Architect
Altes Museum Berlin
picture © Isabelle Lomholt

Altes Museum Berlin
Am Kupfergraben 10 gallery building
David Chipperfield Architects
Am Kupfergraben 10 Berlin
photo © Ioana Marinescu

Am Kupfergraben 10
Austrian Embassy, Stauffenbergstraße 1
Hans Hollein Architects
Austrian Embassy Berlin
image © AW

Austrian Embassy Berlin
Berlin Hauptbahnhof central station
Gerkan, Marg & Partners
Berlin Hauptbahnhof
photo © Adrian Welch

Berlin Hauptbahnhof redevelopment
British Embassy, central west part of city
Michael Wilford and Partners
British Embassy Berlin
image © Adrian Welch

British Embassy Berlin
Berliner Dom, Mitte

Berliner Dom
photo © AW
Berliner Dom Building
Brandenburg Gate

Brandenburg Gate
photograph © Isabelle Lomholt
Brandenburg Gate
Charlottenburg Gate

Charlottenburg Gate
picture © Adrian Welch
Charlottenburg Gate
Haus Am Checkpoint Charlie, Kreuzberg
Rem Koolhaas Architects / OMA
Checkpoint Charlie Building
image © Isabelle Lomholt

Checkpoint Charlie Building
Daimler Financial Services Headquarters
Renzo Piano /Christoph Kohlbecker
Debis Building
photograph © Adrian Welch

aka Debis Building, Potsdamer Platz
’Der Cube’ building, Washington Platz
3XN
Kubus Berlin
image from architect

Kubus Berlin : Architecture competition win
DZ Bank Building, Pariser Platz, Mitte
Frank Gehry Architects
DZ Bank Building Berlin
picture © Isabelle Lomholt

DZ Bank Building
Deutsches Historisches Museum Building
I. M. Pei – redevelopment architect
Deutsches Historisches Museum
photo © AW

Deutsches Historisches Museum
Embassies of the Nordic Countries
Masterplan Design : Berger + Parkkinen
Nordic Embassies Berlin
picture © AW

Nordic Embassies Buildings Complex
Federal Chancellery, Tiergarten
Axel Schultes & Charlotte Frank
Federal Chancellery Berlin
image © Adrian Welch

Federal Chancellery Buildings
Federal Snake Complex, Tiergarten
Georg Bumiller
Federal Snake Berlin
picture © IL

Federal Snake Complex Buildings
Fernsehturm – Alexanderplatz Tower, Mitte
Hermann Henselmann / Jörg Streitparth
Berlin Tower building
image © Isabelle Lomholt

Alexanderplatz Tower building
Fernsehturm Project, Mitte
JDS
Alexanderplatz tower
picture from architect

Alexanderplatz tower design proposal
French Embassy, Pariser Platz, Mitte
Atelier Christian de Portzamparc
French Embassy Berlin
photograph © Isabelle Lomholt

French Embassy Berlin
Galeries Lafayette, Friedrichstrasse, Mitte
Jean Nouvel Architects
Galeries Lafayette Berlin
photo © AW

Galeries Lafayette Building
GSW Headquarters, Kreuzberg
Sauerbruch Hutton
GSW Headquarters
picture © AW

Stirling Prize Finalist 2000

Berlin Architecture Walking Tours

Berlin Architects

Berlin Building Photos

Berlin Buildings – No Images

Berlin Buildings / Projects, alphabetical:

Baumschulenweg Crematorium, Kiefholzstr. 221(far southeast of centre)
1996-98
Axel Schultes Architekten & Charlotte Frank
aka Treptow Crematorium

Berlin Archive Museum of Design, Klingelhöferstr. 14, south of Tiergarten
designed 1964 ; built 1976-79
Walter Gropius
Bauhaus Archiv

Bauhaus Archive Extension, Potsdamer Straße 2, Tiergarten
2005
UN Studio Architects
Located at Museum of Design Berlin

Berlin-Brandenburg International Airport
2008-11
Gerkan, Marg & Partners

Between The Lines, Berlin, Germany

Daniel Libeskind, Architect

British Council, Hackescher Markt 1, Mitte
2000
Sauerbruch Hutton

DB tower, Potsdamerplatz

Murphy/Jahn Architects

Dresdner Bank

Gerkan, Marg & Partners

Fire & Police Station, Elizabeth-Abegg Straße 2, north of Tiergarten (& Spree)
2004
Sauerbruch Hutton

Friedrichstrasse-Passagen, Friedrichstrasse 71-74, Berlin-Mitte
1996
Pei Cobb Freed & Partners

Gloria Palast, Kleiststrasse 9-12
1948
Architects: Siegfried Fehr and Gerhard Jackel
Gloria Palast

Grand Hyatt Hotel / Office Building, Marlene- Dietrich- Platz 2, Potsdamer Platz
1993-96
Rafael Moneo Architects

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Berlin Housing complex – Stralauer Halbinsel
1993-97
Herman Hertzberger
Stralauer Halbinsel
photo © Uwe Rau

Lindenstrasse

Herman Hertzberger
Lindenstrasse Berlin
photo © Uwe Rau

Buildings / photos for the Berlin Architecture Developments page welcome

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