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Philharmonie

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Identification

Philharmonie
109112

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Structure in General

hall
existing [completed]
aluminum
curtain wall
light orange
modernism

Usages

concert location

Facts

  • Home to the renowned Berlin Philharmonic, this is one of the great buildings of post-war modernism. Its organic, free-flowing plan is reflected in its freely plastic exterior forms.
  • The anodised aluminium facade panels were added between 1978 and 1981, prior to which the building was painted a brown ochre colour.
  • The opening concert was held by Herbert von Karajan.
  • The great hall offers 2,440 seats, the chamber music hall offers 1,180 seats.

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Location

Tiergartenstrasse
Herbert von Karajan Str.
Tiergartenstrasse
Kulturforum
Mitte
Berlin
State of Berlin
Germany

Technical Data

1960
1963

Involved Companies

Hans Scharoun

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