Category: architecture

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craftmanship

Craftmanship

The Handwerkervereinshaus is a brick building complex in Berlin.

The elaborately designed double portal is decorated with coloured terracottas and vaulted in the shape of a barrel, bears the brick inscription ‘Berliner Handwerker Verein’ above the green and white decoration, and a medallion with a symbolic handshake above the central supporting column.

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San Cataldo Cemetery

Modena

Aldo Rossi designed his cemetery for a competition in 1971. The scheme was reworked in 1976 before construction could begin in 1978, although as it stands, the vivid orange colored building is only partially completed […]