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European Hansemuseum Lübeck

European Hansemuseum Lübeck

Integration of an archaeological excavation area into the European Hansemuseum in Lübeck n the historic centre of the Hanseatic city of Lübeck, which has been declared a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site, a museum area for the history of the Hanseatic League – The European…

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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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German Federal Environmental Foundation (DBU) model project “Glazed brick and terra-cotta”

German Federal Environmental Foundation (DBU) model project “Glazed brick and terra-cotta”

Participation in “glazed brick” project groupof the German Federal Environmental Foundation Project sponsor Norddeutsches Zentrum für Materialkunde von Kulturgut (ZMK) e. V. Participation Participation in “glazed brick” project group – a research project initiated by the Norddeutschen Zentrum für Materialkunde von Kulturgut e.V. [North German…

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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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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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