Mercedes-Benz Museum, Stuttgart, Germany

In the Mercedes-Benz Museum people go round the bend to enthuse over stationary vehicles. The simply intertwined, surging bands make the never-ending story come true. Ben van Berkel writes architectural history with this new defi nition of museum space. The development of the architecture was refl ected by the parallel development of the Circle sofa.

ProjectMercedes-Benz Museum, Stuttgart, Germany
ArchitectureUNStudio/Ben van Berkel, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Walter Knoll locationLobby
Walter Knoll productCircle
PhotosHans-Georg Esch, Hennef/Sieg, Germany