Gelandet Sculpture

Gelandet Sculpture


Crane your neck to spot Auke de Vries's Gelandet (Landed, 2002), a dronelike iron sculpture teetering on the edge of the roof of the Daimler Services building (the one with the square tower and green cubic top).

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1. Galileo Sculpture

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In the middle of a pond is Mark Di Suvero's Galileo, an abstract jumble of rusted steel T-beams assembled into a gravity-defying sculpture.

3. Hansa Studios

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Complete this analogy: London is to Abbey Road as Berlin is to…Well? Hansa Studios, of course, that seminal recording studio that has exerted a…

4. Weinhaus Huth


This rare eyewitness to the pre-WWII Potsdamer Platz was designed in 1912 as a wine restaurant. It was one of the first steel-frame buildings in town. The…

5. Daimler Contemporary Berlin


Escape the city bustle at this quiet, loft-style gallery where the Daimler corporation shares selections from its considerable collection of international…

6. Boxers Sculpture

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This 1987 sculpture by the American artist Keith Haring shows two cut-steel stick figures – one blue, one red – seemingly punching each other out. Or are…

7. Panoramapunkt

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Europe’s fastest lift, Panoramapunkt yo-yos up and down the red-brick postmodern Kollhoff Tower in 20 seconds. From the bilevel viewing platform at a…

8. Neue Nationalgalerie

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The fabulous collection of early-20th-century art housed at the Neue Nationalgalerie is off view until renovations of the gallery, led by architect David…