the museum of the 20th century

the subdivision of the area in single fragments reflects the city and the contents of the museum: a break were the destructions of the war, a break was of the subsequent reconstruction, a break the construction of the Berlin Wall in 1961… Art and isea of the 20th century are characterized by fractures

aim of the design is the definition of the public space between the architecture icons of mies van der rohe and sharoun, the museum arises in form of slabs outstanding from he ground: a built visualization of the breaks


  • Project: the museum of the 20th century
  • Year: 2016
  • Client: stiftung preußischer kulturbesitz, berlin
  • Activity: competition project, general planning with GEZA gri e zucchi architetti associati and KLA kiparlandschaftsarchitekten