• FLOTTWELLPROMENADE HOTEL

    Programm : Hotel
    Location : Flottwellstr. in Berlin-Kreuzberg
    Year : 2012 - 2015
    Area : 5.650 m² gross
    Phase : LPH 1-8
    Equipe : Faber+Faber; client: Flottwellpromenade GmbH; Schüssler Plan / Berlin; PlanB / Berlin + IGB Plummer / Münster; Atelier Loidl / Berlin; T.Elsholz / Berlin
    Description : By means of staggered cornice strips and a rounded , protruding building tip the hotel is clearly recognizable as a head building of a larger planning area along the neighboring Gleisdreieck Park. The house dovetailed the Schöneberg city space with the green area of the park and connects the new city quarter vis-a vis the Potsdamer Platz. The hotel is visible as a freestanding solitaire from all sides and binds to the urban space with a transparent , welcoming lobby, foyer and restaurant area and an outside catering.
  • FLOTTWELLPROMENADE HOUSING

    Programm : Appartment block
    Location : Flottwellstraße in Berlin-Kreuzberg
    Year : 2012 - 2015
    Area : 20.700 qm gross
    Phase : LPH 1 - 5, im Bau
    Equipe : Faber+Faber; client: Flottwellpromenade GmbH; Schüssler Plan / Berlin; PlanB / Berlin; Atelier Loidl / Berlin; dgk Architekten / Berlin
    Description : The building is part of a larger planning area on the northwestern edge of the redesigned Gleisdreieck Park . The housing body is comprised of 6 stairways and 8 floors and creates dedicated private gardens facing towards the park with underlying basement garage over two floors .
  • SEYDELSTR. 16/17

    Programm : Residential building, Hotel
    Location : Seydelstraße 16+17, Berlin - Mitte
    Year : 2009 - 2010
    Area : 4900 m²
    Phase : LPH 1-5, realized
    Equipe : FABER+FABER; Structural design: Ing.-Büro Prof. Strathmann/ Münster; site supervision: Fekra GmbH/ Berlin; Client: G+P Immobilien-Consult GmbH; Hvac: Ing. Büro Frenz/ Bad Freienwalde; interior perspectives: Spiralstudios/ Stuttgart
    Description : In the heart of Berlin, in vicinity to historical Spittelmarket, an elegant residential and commercial building arises. The object's programing (at ground level shops, offices and hotel foyer, above exclusive appartments for lease and hotelrooms / boarding homes) are grouped around two stair cases. Due to zoning regulations the attic levels are repeatedlystaggered back and contain penthouses over two levels andwith private gardens. The sophisticated programming of the building and the often recessed facade planes due to the cramped site conditions are embraced by upstream aluminum strips to combine the facade into one entity. The bands are made of metallic powder coated and folded / welded aluminum box sections of different heights. In contrast to these shimmering metallic ribbons the facade behind is a dark plastered EIFS system.
  • LUISENENSEMBLE

    Programm : Residential building
    Location : Waldemarstr. 3-13, Berlin-Mitte
    Year : 2010-2012
    Area : 8200 m² WF
    Phase : LPH 1 - 5, realized
    Equipe : FABER+FABER; Structural engineering : Ing.-Büro Prof. Strathmann/ Münster; site supervision : Fekra GmbH/ Berlin; Client: G+P Immobilien-Consult GmbH; hvac: Ing. Büro Frenz/ Bad Freienwalde;
    Description : Residential building ensemble containing three 8-storey blocks as well as eleven townhouses in the back of the property incl. underground parking. Each block contains two or three apartment units per floor, all oriented to the south with large balcony terraces. Maisonette units in the building base receive private gardens and are accessed separately. The central block holds in ground floor two retail units enclosing the spacious alley to the back. The three storey townhouses have spacious roof terraces as well as private gardens. Partially they have direct access to its own parking lot and storage in the basement.
  • K14 ZAPF

    Programm : Mixed-usage
    Location : Köpenicker Str. 11-14 in Berlin-Kreuzberg
    Year : 2013-2015
    Area : 32.800 qm gross
    Phase : competition 1st prize, Accompaniment V + E plan process , Urban Design
    Equipe : FABER+FABER together with FPB, Berlin; client: Zapf K14 Grundstücksgesellschaft
    Description : The blocks are designed to be block-out the busy , noisy street while open-up towards the river Spree, lining up with heterogeneous harmonical picture of the shore edge. Together with the riparian habitat and the Landmark on the Brommy Bridge creates a while back participating but outstanding at the decisive points architecture . The shore area is a habitat kept free of buildings and public durchwegbar . By Nivauunterschied between courts and riverside ( basement garage ) , the necessary social distance is maintained between public and private .
  • BEROLINA 7

    Programm : Appartmentblock and retail space
    Location : Berolinastr. 7, Berlin - Mitte
    Year : 2014 - 2016
    Area : 5.600 qm BGF
    Phase : LPH 1 - 5, under realization
    Equipe : FABER+FABER; client: Grimm Holding; Structural engineer: Strathmann-Ingenieure / Münster; HVAC: Büro Frenz / Bad Freienwalde; Elec-planning: IGPlummer / Münster
    Description : The new building reflects upon the surrounding of socialist concrete slab residential area and give a new interpretation of post-war modernism . In deeper ground floor accomaditing retail space allows for the residential units above to have spacious , landscaped terraces . Sliding shutters in front of sleeping rooms give rhythm to the facade and provide a playful layer over the austere grid facade.
  • BOXHAGENER 18

    Programm : factory loft conversion + extension
    Location : Boxhagener Str. 18 / Berlin
    Year : 2015 - 2017, under construction
    Area : 5.600 qm gross
    Phase : LPH 1 - 5
    Equipe : FABER+FABER; client: Friedrichshöfe GmbH; IGB Jockwer / Berlin; IGB Ziegler / Berlin; Dipl.Ing. Jastram / Berlin
    Description : The existing building located in the backyard of a "Günderzeit" mixed-usage block is part of a comprehensive modernization, transforming upper floors to apartments, as well as an attic restocked. A new , central staircase is implemented. All units receive loft-style , spacious floorplans, the penthouses both roof terraces and on-top terraces.
  • RHINOWER 4

    Programm : attic extension
    Location : Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg
    Year : 2012-13
    Area : 350m²WFL
    Phase : LPH 1-9
    Equipe : Faber+Faber; structural engineerung: IGB Polheim; client: G.Zalski, A.+I. Faber
    Description : The existing house from the "Gründerzeit" period is replaced a complete new roof landscape in the course of the complete renovation with three residential units in the front building , side wing and rear building . The clever useage of allowed legal building envelopes allows for great room height as well as in parts of two-storey gallery spaces as well as on-top terraces for each unit .
  • WALDEMAR 15

    Programm : Residential Building
    Location : Waldemarstr. 15, Berlin - Mitte
    Year : 2008 - 2009
    Area : 1230 sqm net
    Phase : LPH 1-5, realized
    Equipe : FABER+FABER; Client: G+P Immobilien-Consult GmbH; Ing.-Büro Prof. Strathmann/ Münster; Fekra GmbH/ Berlin; Ing. Büro Frenz/ Bad Freienwalde; Interior perspectives: Spiralstudios/ Stuttgart
    Description : Residential building with 13 freehold flats with high standard incl. underground parking. The building base is defined by 2-storey residential units which orientate themselves with own entrances by the type of the single-family dwelling. The higher normal floors are organised around two other three residential units, in the roof there are two penthouse unities with generous roof terraced gardens.
  • LEGIENDAMM 26

    Programm : Residential building
    Location : Legiendamm 26, Berlin - Mitte
    Year : 2008-2009
    Area : 1850 sqm net
    Phase : LPH 1-5, realized
    Equipe : FABER+FABER; Client: G+P Immobilien-Consult GmbH; Ing.-Büro Prof. Strathmann/ Münster; Fekra GmbH/ Berlin; Ing. Büro Frenz/ Bad Freienwalde; interior perspectives: Spiralstudios/ Stuttgart
    Description : Residential building with 17 freehold flats with high standard incl. underground parking. The building base is defined by 2-storey residential units which are inspired by the single-family dwelling typology incl. private garden areas. The standard floors above contain two or three apartment units per floor. The two penthouses under the roof have generous roof terraced gardens and a superb view over the city.
  • tumBAR.es

    Programm : bar
    Location : Soria / Spain
    Year : 2009
    Area : 150 m²
    Phase : Competition
    Equipe : Faber + Faber Architekten together with Nadine Hill and Stefania Lo Monte
    Description : Competition for a bar in the spacious public parc of Soria, 200 km north of Madrid. The envelope is defined by two materials: a closed, wodden cladded service part containing kitchen, storage and toilets; and a translucent glazed part, enlocsing bar and café. The mobile facade elements allow for the transition of inside and outside space.
  • DOC NEUMÜNSTER

    Programm : Designer Outlet Centre
    Location : Neumünster, Germany
    Year : 2011-2012
    Area : 20.000 m² shopping surface
    Phase : LPH 5, realized
    Equipe : realization drawings: Arge Wost+Faber; client: McArthur Glen; General contractors:Züblin/ Hamburg; Design - permits - submission: Kock+Lünz/ Potsdam; Structural engineer: IGBFB/ Dresden; HVAC: Tradetec mbh/ Norderstedt; Landscape architect: Wiggenhorn & v.d.Hovel/ Hamburg
    Description : Support in the implementation of a themed shopping center under high time and cost pressures in form of a " micro city ". The project includes not only about 120 Outlet stores but management centre as well as Kinderland and central sanitary facilities .