Herzog & de Meuron's Elbphilharmonie Hamburg
A Crowing Moment for Brick
This article was recently published online via Architect Magazine and it caused us to do a double take.
How amazing is this revitalization project where, a historic former tea and cocoa warehouse has been turned into a concert hall, music education area, hotel, and plaza in Hamburg, Germany?
© Maxim SchulzElbphilharmonie, Hamburg, Germany, by Herzog & de Meuron - April 2016
©Thies RaetzkeElbphilharmonie, Hamburg, Germany, by Herzog & de Meuron - July 2015
We think the added glass structure, which houses the three concert halls, looks like a crown atop the brick beauty. Don’t you agree?
Opening concerts will be held starting January 2017.
Read more about the project here.
Architecthmagazine.com (2016). Herzog & de Meuron's Elbphilharmonie Hamburg Announces January 2017 Opening. Retrieved July 26, 2016 from http://www.architectmagazine.com/design/buildings/herzog-de-meurons-elb…