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Berlin 2016 – Berlin Philharmonie

Sunday, March 19, 2017 0:45
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The Berlin Philharmonie is one of the main reasons I wanted to visit Berlin. It is a seminal building by an often overlooked Modernist master – Hans Scharoun. After its completion in 1963 – it has consistently been ranked one of the best concert halls in Europe – and remains the home of the highly regarded Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. 

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Hans Scharoun’s design for the concert hall was truly ground breaking. No building before or after looks like it – and after some many years it still looks fresh and extremely modern.

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It is amazing that the complex shapes and forms were conceived and built before the age of computers and CAD-CAM. Most of it must have been built by hand – in fact you can see the imprint of the timber formwork on the concrete – the formworks were so skillfully constructed they left such beautiful textures on the structure.

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