IMAX Theater, Marlene-Dietrich Platz

Renzo Piano
1998




A large cinema in the Marlene-Dietrich Platz to the left, the Musical Theater and Casino (also by Piano) to the right and Piano's Atrium Tower in the center background

The semi-circular structure has a cupola. According to Verlag, "the auditorium has a screen measuring 550 square meters. By projecting onto the interior of the cupola the screen can be expanded to 950 square meters" (94).
 


Works Consulted or Quoted:
Michael Imhof and Leon Krempel. Berlin. New Architecture: A Guide to the new Buildings from 1989 to today. Michael Imhof Verlag, 2012.


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