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Störmer Murphy and Partners GbR | Kühne + Nagel

Architecture Vorstandsetage Foyer

The architecture for the German headquarters of Kühne + Nagel represents the corporation as the international logistic centre.

Aufblick Innenhof

FassadenausschnittThree building units; a twelve – storeyed tower and two three-storeyed angle-shaped blocks, enclose a courtyard and frame a generous view towards the Grasbrookhafen.

FoyerThe external façade is meant as a “hard shell” towards the urban space. The courtyard façade however as a “soft skin” becomes the façade of the high-rise tower on the south side. The “hard shell” is a lightly coloured stone façade that is vertically structured.

Süd-West-AnsichtThree storeys are principally grouped together with a horizontal floor slab. The cantilevered floor slabs of the courtyard façade emphasize the horizontal orientation, which loosens up the rectangular aesthetic of the courtyard into soft shapes.

Eingangsbereich

Konferenzraum Vorstand

Location: Hamburg, Germany
Architect: Störmer Murphy and Partners GbR 
Photographer: Bernadette Grimmstein
 
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