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Galerie Neu // KUEHN MALVEZZI

Berlin, Germany

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GALERIE NEU
Hidden inside the backyard of a GDR-era housing block, a detached volume that was formerly a heating station hosts the new NEU Gallery.
CAMOUFLAGE
The architectural concept aims to maintain the Plattenbau character of the surrounding blocks.
The one-story building is disguised within this context:
the entrance has no sign but is marked by three large new doors, which underline the function of the space.

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READYMADE
Inside, the subtle architectural intervention analyzes and modifies the existing structure and gives it a new aura, turning the heating station into a readymade.
The exhibition space is separated from the entrance hall through a wall that, like a new façade, is perforated by door- and window-like apertures.
The space is reimagined as a big seeing machine that allows new perceptions of the art shows.

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PHOTOS © GIOVANNA SILVA.

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