photo:© christian richters
- office and housing vtg center
- hamburg, germany
- entwurf: léon wohlhage wernik
- with suter+suter
- project architect: abdullah motaleb
- client: private
the volume of the individual building is informed by the geometry of the site, consisting of a series of triangular units. a double glass facade protects the building from the noise and exhaust fumes, while providing a distant view to the harbour and the river elbe. floor-to-ceiling sliding doors allow the natural ventilation of all offices. the angular, massive concrete facade of large, green and black slabs measuring starkly contrasts with the large glass front. the structure‘s form is also reflected in the interior.