District Library Berlin-Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg, Germany
2nd prize, Architectural competition, 2008

  • Conversion of a former school building to a district library including connection of the former lower ground floor to the urban environment via a  terraced forecourt
  • Low energy standard comparable to passive energy standard
  • Insulated façade with natural insulation materials and recycling products
  • Decentralised ventilation system with heat recovery system

Architect
Roswag & Jankowski Architekten

Structural Engineering Consultancy
Ziegert | Roswag | Seiler Architekten Ingenieure
Dr.-Ing Christof Ziegert, Dipl.-Ing. Uwe Seiler

Building Systems Consultancy
planungsteam energie + bauen

Landscape Architect
freianlage.de Landschaftsarchitektur