A row of H-shaped apartment buildingsThese buildings, directly across from Sir Richard Rogers' huge and dramatic Daimler Office and Retail Building, separated only by a broad grassy space, are connected on the ground floor by a long arcade.
The head building at Potsdamer Platz by Schweger and PartnerAccording to Verlag, this dominant building "is intended to recall the forms of the pre-war building 'Haus Vaterland,' a famous place of entertainment in its days which was built in 1911/12 by Franz Schwechter. The glass facade reflects the glass steel architecture of the Sony skyscraper at Potsdamer Platz" (104).
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