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Public architectural tours in the European Central Bank / Grossmarkthalle area
New dates 2024: from September once a month – 6 September, 10 October, 7 November, 6 December – 4 p.m. each / Cost pp 20,- €

Registration informally at info@frankfurter-architektouren.de

Further information on this website under the heading ECB Tours

Architecture + Hiking – premiere in June 2022

Architecture + Hiking - the premiere was nicer than expected, with wonderful weather a combination of interesting wooden architecture and the Rhön from the most beautiful side was experienced for the BDB district group Gießen-Wetzlar.

Thank you to everyone involved for your participation

Guided tours on the Frankfurt Reeperbahn – since summer 2022, again from April 2024

The Frankfurt Reeperbahn - you think of red light, entertainment, gastronomy maybe also culture? This applies to Hamburg. Reeperbahn is the North German term for production facilities for ropes, called Seilerbahn in Frankfurt. The former is somewhat hidden between Sachsenhausen and Oberrad rope making of the traditional Frankfurt company Reutlinger can now be discovered, with art, culture, music, entertainment, gastronomy, only no red light, but a vision for urban coexistence. Use ours City events guided tours to get to know.

Skyline Atlas

screenshot Skyline Atlas

www.skylineatlas.de - We are pleased about the new cooperation partnership with the Skyline Atlas. This website offers an excellent overview of the Frankfurt skyscrapers, current information and articles on topics of high-rise construction - concepts-investors-architects-users - soon from me too www.skylineatlas.de/paul-martin-lied/

Further joint activities are planned: stay curious!

Le Corbusier in Oberhessen (Upper Hesse)

Currently published in the Deutsche Bauzeitschrift, July / August edition, the item 'Le Corbusier in Oberhessen'

The facts are known, but hardly anyone knows them - Le Corbusier in Laubach - which tempts alliteration, but actually it's still about Charles Edouard Jeanneret, who was a guest in Upper Hesse. An interview with Paul-Martin Lied was published in the Giessener Allgemeine Zeitung on May 29, 2021 under the title 'Memory of a Genius'

the 'Klipstein Tower' in Laubach, which Jeanneret measured in 1911 for study purposes

Through the Geschwister Klipstein Stiftung (Klipstein siblings foundation), which has already brought together a lot about Jeanneret's stays in Laubach, a reading from 'Yesterday and Today' Editha Klipstein, 1948, Laupheim Castle - chapter 'Memories of Le Corbusier' was held in the course of the hr2 culture day on May 30, 2021. Jeanneret's designs for a studio atrium house in Laubach can also be seen in the clip.

Reading on Jeanneret in Laubach - Youtube clip "Visions shared: memories of Le Corbusier" Part I: Laubach

Reading on Jeannerets and Klipstein's trip to Southeast Europe - Youtube clip “Shared Visionen: memories of Le Corbusier " Part II: Istanbul

Reading on Le Corbusier - Youtube clip "Visions shared: memories of Le Corbusier" Part III: Paris

More pieces of the puzzle for the 'Laubach episode' can be found in

  • 'Le Corbusier Reise nach dem Orient', Guiliano Gresleri, 1991, Zurich - Le Corbusier's travelogue
  • 'Klip and Corb on the road', Ivan Žaknić, 2019, Zurich - August Klipstein's travelogue with a reassessment of his influence on Le Corbusier
  • 'Le Corbusier before Le Corbusier' published by Arthur Ruegg, Stanislaus von Moos, 2002, New York / Paris
  • 'Le Corbusier's Formative Years: Charles-Edouard Jeanneret at La Chaux-de-Fonds', H. Allen Brooks, 1997 Chicago / London

'Passing the pen' - a series of clips from the guiding-architects network on YouTube. 'The pen' has now also been passed to Frankfurt via Barcelona, London and Istanbul.

Check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ih53ABXWXxs

The 'Frankfurt' part was filmed by http://www.kakingkong.com/

Time to write! Gladly for you - It wouldn't be the first time: Project descriptions and assistance in the translation from Dutch and English for Erick van Egeraat associated architects, Rotterdam, project sheets for A-Z Architekten, Wiesbaden (http://www.a-z-architekten.de, Graphic by Peter Kohl http://www.peter-kohl.de/), Essay for the book of 3steps, Gießen (http://3steps.de/) - also various articles for the DBZ Deutsche Bauzeitschrift and the former website a-matter.

Completed - the DOM publishers Architecture Guide Metropolitan Region Frankfurt Rhein-Main

We will guide you to all destinations, on foot, by bike, bus, and possibly soon also with electric cars, and explain everything you need to know that no longer fits into the short texts of the book.

Nederlanders in Frankfurt

Source: Deutsche Bahn customer magazine 'mobil' 3-2020

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