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.
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 .
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.
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.
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 .
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.
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.
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 .
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.
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.
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.
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 .