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Use of Life: Dozen of Inspiring Architectural Monuments in Germany

Germany is a country of rich history. This is also a country of rich and advanced development where all modern technologies were used. It does not matter why you come to Germany and what city you are going to visit. Each of them demonstrates the beauty of architecture to keep Germany on of the world leaders and touristic attractive country.

Adidas Command Center, Herzogenaurach

The white building in Herzogenaurrach belongs to Adidas command center that was constructed in 2011. What a big opportunities they have! The public zones are connected to each other with the help of special passages that look like the bootlace. The building is modern, light and well-equipped to be a good platform for effective work.

Design Museum Vitra, Weil am Rhein

Vitra Company became famous in 1980 by producing high quality furniture from the best known or young creative architects. Actually, the furniture they produced was for the modern cultural complex in Weil am Rhein. The complex was built according to the genius project of American architect. It consists of simple geometric forms, combined with the white gypsum surfaces and metal roof.

Vitra Design Museum by Frank Gehry

Allianz Arena Football Stadium, Munich

The huge and interesting stadium welcomes more than 75 000 of visitors all together. It was built in the North part of Munich special for 2006 Football Championship. There is a football field, tribunes, numerous cafes, restaurants, 2 kindergartens, LEGO shop and interesting museum of the local football team. There is a huge parking for 9800 cars. It is one of the biggest in Europe. The original form of the stadium became the good reason to name it the air boat or motor tire. This is the main building of Munich and the whole country.

Interactive Museum-Exhibition Center, Bremen

The interactive exhibition center was opened in Bremen in 2000. You can try yourself in a role of the world explorer. The main attraction in the center is a unique exposition, devoted to the humanity, Earth and outer space. The form of this interesting building is made of cement, wooden constructions, metal balks to be the form of a giant whale or mussel. The museum welcomes more than 450 000 of visitors every year.

Philharmonic Hall, Berlin

This is one of the most popular and best visiting concert platforms in Germany. It was special constructed for the local philharmonic orchestra in 1963. The building is a part of the popular city square Culture Forum that consists of such buildings as National Gallery, State Library. The cement building is decorated with gold to attract more and more people. It looks like a tent circus by form. The big concert hall is for 2440 people to be the biggest concert hall in Berlin.

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FV Plast Cinema, Dresden

The building of the cinema in Dresden has strange form. The project consists of two objects – big cinema with 8 cinema halls and huge glassy lobby for 2600 visitors all together.

BMW Car Factory, Leipzig

The unique building of BMW giant factory was awarded by the most prestigious European award in architecture field in 2006 – RIBA. The complex is located in Leipzig in 2005. It boasts with stylish architecture, artistic and functional zoning inside the building. The industrial complex consists of three corpuses. One of them plays the role of main conveyor. The other one is additional section. And the third one combines them all together. It is interesting and functional.

The Squaire Office Building, Frankfurt am Main

The popular office building The Squaire was built in 2011. It is not a problem to get there by car. Just hire a car in Frankfurt and find the biggest building in the city not far from the International airport. The ground floors of this huge construction are situated over the railway station. The building is 660 meters long, 65 meters wide and 45 meters high. In short, this is the biggest office building in Germany. The Squaire combines with the airport Termination with the help of the walking bridge.

The Squaire Frankfurt

BMW World Exhibition Center, Munich

The competition winner for BMW Exhibition Center was Himmelb Bureau from Austria. The architects offered the new concept of space that can be the show room and meeting hall all together. The architectural point of the project is the big whole made of glassy blocks. It looks like the roof floating in the sky. There is a showroom, museum, cafe, restaurant and conference halls in the cafe territory.

Subway Station St.-Quirin-Platz, Munich

The subway station in Munich was opened in 1997. Why is it so special? The main feature of this station is big window in form of shall in the South West wall. The window goes to the park. The ceiling of the platform is equipped with aluminum panels and two chains of lamps. The panels reflect light to be the brightest subway platform in the city.

Virtual Engineering Center, Stuttgart

The building of the institute was constructed in Stuttgart in 2012 according to the great project of UNStudio Holland Bureau. The institute is active participant is the sphere of working processes. The main goal on the project architects was creating the unique space where students can study and spend their time in different ways. That is why UNStudio team developed the chain of laboratories, research rooms, exhibition platforms, terraces, squares to make the unique building complex. The idea was not new, but useful and forceful for youth development.

Berlin Sony center

Multifunctional Complex Sony Center, Berlin

The Sony Complex consists of seven buildings. It was built according to the architect Helmut Jahn in 2000. The building of this lux construction took about 600 million EUR. You can find offices of different companies here, apartments, cinema, entertaining center, supermarket, boutiques, cinema, cafes and restaurants. The building is made of glass and metal. It consists of the oval forum. The roof is the brightest engineering decision that you have ever met. The spherical roof is situated on a metal circle around the building. The roof construction symbolizes the Fujiyama Mountain. It looks really impressive!