Gallery: Herzog + de Meuron’s Elbphilharmonie Concert Hall Tops Out

 

Today in Hamburg the “topping-out” celebrations began for the city’s new cultural landmark on the Elbe River. Elbphilharmonie started construction a year and a half ago and is now reaching completion. The fantastical concert hall adds more than just an auditorium to the city, as the mixed-use complex also includes a hotel, restaurants, a conference center, condos, a public plaza, and more. Herzog + de Meuron’s creation renovates and old historic brick shipping warehouse with a larger structure covered in glass.

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  1. Green Der Spiegel Headq... November 2, 2010 at 12:03 pm

    […] the Ericus-building, for other offices. The new headquarters is located nearby the much-anticipated Elbphilharmonie designed by Herzog + de Mueron, which topped out over the summer. The two buildings are arranged to […]

  2. Herzog & de Meuron'... July 14, 2010 at 12:02 pm

    […] break ground, introducing a beautiful new design by Pritzker Prize-winning architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron. The Parrish Museum, which is currently settled within a storied Southamption Village construction, […]

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