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Chapel of the Holy Spirit (Heilig-Geist-Kapelle), Berlin – Conservation and Restoration

Chapel of the Holy Spirit (Heilig-Geist-Kapelle), Berlin – Conservation and Restoration

Conservation and Restoration of the Chapel of the Holy Spirit (Heilig-Geist-Kapelle) The Chapel of the Holy Spirit (Heilig-Geist-Kapelle) on Spandauer Street is the only surviving building of the medieval Heilig-Geist Hospital and is one of the oldest buildings in Berlin. It was erected around 1300…

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Marienkirche Berlin-Mitte – Die Wandmalerei der Schutzmantelmadonna

Marienkirche Berlin-Mitte – Die Wandmalerei der Schutzmantelmadonna

Restauratorische Untersuchung und Konservierung der Schutzmantelmadonna in der Marienkirche aus der ersten Hälfte des 14. Jahrhunderts und  Rekonstruktion der mittelalterlichen Farbfassung an der rahmenden Bogenarchitektur ie Existenz einer gotischen Wandmalerei auf der Westwand des Kirchenschiffes oberhalb der Orgelempore war seit langem bekannt. Da sie sich…

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Expressionist frieze of figures in central Berlin

Expressionist frieze of figures in central Berlin

Restoration and conservation of an expressionist terra cotta figure frieze on office builading at Zimmerstrasse 79-80 in central Berlin (length 15.5m, height 1m)

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The Berlin Neues Museum – East tympanum

The Berlin Neues Museum – East tympanum

Restoration and conservation of the the east tympanum of the Neues Museum ive allegorical figures are depicted in double life-size. The personification of the arts is represented (the art of building construction, the art of sculpture, the art of fine-art painting and the art of…

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Chapel of the Holy Spirit (Heilig-Geist-Kapelle), Building and Site Survey

Chapel of the Holy Spirit (Heilig-Geist-Kapelle), Building and Site Survey

Paint and Plaster Investigations, Survey and initial Restoration Concept The Chapel of the Holy Spirit (Heilig-Geist-Kapelle) is the last surviving part of the former Heilig-Geist Hospital in Berlin-Mitte, and is one of the few surviving medieval buildings in the city of Berlin. It is therefore an…

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