Germany, Braunschweig 

Telecommunications Office, Post Office 1, Regional Postal Directorate

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Design Meinhard von Gerkan
Project leader
Bernhard Albers
Project team
Knut Maass, Uwe Schümann, Antje Lucks, Marion Ebeling, Klaus Lübbert, Marion Mews, Sabrina Pieper, Manfred Stanek, Gerhard Tjarks, Jürgen Friedemann
Client
Oberpostdirektion Hannover/Braunschweig
Construction period
1986–1990
Floor area
20.500 m²

 

Photographers:

Heiner Leiska

www.leiska.de

The special feature of the triangular tower block and the adjoining low-level buildings is the façade division: The structural division conceals the repetitive uniformity of small window openings by combining four windows each, thereby generating a domineering basic element.