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  II Journal: Berlin Alexanderplatz: ideologies of design and planning and the fate of public space
The proposal for Alexanderplatz in Berlin, which reflects my commitment to a new idea of urban design, is neither a capitulation to the erasure of history nor the temptation to repeat history once again.
Alexanderplatz was the main center of Berlin, the old center.
It is poignant to realize that the idea of devastating the city predated the physical destruction of Alexanderplatz during the war, before all the utopian schemes of the great modernists had appeared in the periodicals, much less been completed.
www.umich.edu /~iinet/journal/vol3no1/berlin.html   (2720 words)

  
 Alexanderplatz - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Alexanderplatz is a large open square and public transport hub in central Berlin, near the Spree river and the Berliner Dom, at 52°31′19″N, 13°24′47″ECoordinates: 52°31′19″N, 13°24′47″E.
The Alexanderplatz has been subject to redevelopment several times in its history, most recently during the 1960s, when it was enlarged as part of the German Democratic Republic's redevelopment of the city centre.
Following German reunification the Alexanderplatz has undergone a gradual process of change with many of the surrounding buildings being renovated.
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 Alexanderplatz, Germany
Alexanderplatz (popularly known as "Alex") was the very center of East Berlin life and now is second only to the area where Kurfürstendamm and Budapester Strasse meet as the urban center of the reunited city.
On the north side of the square stands the Hotel Stadt Berlin, built between 1967 and 1970, with 30 floors and rising to a height of some 120 m/394ft.
Other large buildings in the Alexanderplatz are the Teacher's House (Haus des Lehrers), of 13 floors and built in 1964 (being the first new building erected in the square after 1945), the flat-domed Congress Hall and the 18-story travel agency building known as the Haus des Reisens.
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 Senate Department of Urban Development / Construction and redevelopment since 1990
During the 1960s Alexanderplatz was converted into a public centre, in the middle of which the "Weltzeituhr" (World Time Clock) has stood since 1969.
It was also given a new face through the construction of new buildings such as the 123 metre high Forum Hotel, the "Haus des Lehrers", the "Haus des Reisens" and the "Haus der Elektroindustrie".
In 1989 Alexanderplatz regained its mythic stature as a result of the huge demonstrations against the GDR regime that occurred there.
www.stadtentwicklung.berlin.de /bauen/baubilanz/en/alexanderplatz.html   (153 words)

  
 Agon Am Alexanderplatz in Berlin, Germany
The modern Hotel Agon am Alexanderplatz in Berlin is centrally located less than 500 meters from the convenient transport connections of Alexanderplatz.
The Hotel Agon am Alexanderplatz in Berlin provides a safety deposit box at the front desk and the hotel also offers laundry and dry cleaning services and free Internet access in the lobby.
The Hotel AGON am Alexanderplatz is located close to the Berliner Dom, the largest protestant cathedral in Germany, the Museums Insel on the Spree Island which accommodated several famous museums, the TV Tower with a Panorama platform at 203 m of height and the Hackesche Hofe, in the new center of Berlin.
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 Berlin, Germany 2000 : Alexanderplatz   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
I grouped several spots I visited in East Berlin other than Museum Island under Alexanderplatz as I didn't spend that much time there.
Alexanderplatz is a large square in the middle of that part of the city that contains several sites including the Television Tower, Church of St. Mary, Red City Hall and the Neptune Fountain.
Please contact site owner if you would like permission to use these pictures for your own purposes or to make comments about anything you see here.
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 Alexanderplatz | Berlin | Travel Story and Pictures from Germany
Formerly called Oxen market, and named Alexanderplatz after the Russian tsar Alexander who visited Berlin in 1805, Alexanderplatz has seen many changes over the last centuries.
Near Alexanderplatz you will easily find the Rotes Rathaus, or Red City Hall, and it is easy to see why this name was chosen.
Walk a little south of Alexanderplatz will bring you to the baroque style Neptune fountain or Neptunbrunnen.
www.traveladventures.org /continents/europe/alexanderplatz.shtml   (318 words)

  
 Hotel***AGON am Alexanderplatz
Not only in the political sense, but also in regard to its thriving culture and society, Berlin belongsto the leading capitals in the European Union - and is for this reason alone worth the trip.
A trip of discovery through the most dynamic quarter of the capital awaits you when you stay as our guest in the Hotel AGON am Alexanderplatz, located directly on the legendary Alexanderplatz, the historical center of Berlin.
In the last few years, the districts of Mitte, Friedrichshain and Prenzlauer Berg have come to embody the hip and energized „new Berlin“;.
www.agon-alexanderplatz.de /index_en.html   (176 words)

  
 Park Inn Berlin-Alexanderplatz in Berlin, Germany
The Park Inn Alexanderplatz is a high- rise hotel set on Berlin's central square of Alexanderplatz, 50 meters from the iconic TV Tower and 150 meters from the Reichstag parliament building.
Berlin Tegel Airport is approximately 20 kilometres away from the Park Inn Alexanderplatz.
The TV tower, known as the Fernsehturm or the Tele-spargel (toothpick), is one of the largest structures in Europe.
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 Sightseeing: Alexanderplatz
Alexanderplatz is the most famous square in Berlin.
The square which Alfred Döblin immortalized in his novel "Berlin Alexanderplatz" (1929) was almost completely destroyed in the war.
This included the former Centrum department store, the Alex Passages which connected with it, the 123m-high Park Inn Berlin Alexanderplatz Hotel, and the »Fernsehturm (TV Tower) which dominates the square.
www.berlin-tourist-information.de /cgi-bin/sehenswertes.pl?id=13341&sprache=english   (253 words)

  
 Alexanderplatz, Berlin
A View On Cities > Berlin > Berlin Attractions > Alexanderplatz
Originally the square was called the Ochsenmarkt or ox market, but after a visit by Tzar Alexander I it was renamed to Alexanderplatz.
The plan involves the construction of several modern high-rise buildings.
www.aviewoncities.com /berlin/alexanderplatz.htm   (259 words)

  
 BERLIN ALEXANDERPLATZ
The Fassbinder quotations are taken from an article in DIE ZEIT, No. 12/1980.
The former transport worker Franz Biberkopf is released from prison where he served a four-year
ALEXANDERPLATZ; the part was only played by Günther Kaufmann in DRITTE GENERATION.
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 Agon Alexanderplatz Hotel
Newly renovated in 2001, the Agon Alexanderplatz Hotel Berlin has all of the amenities, facilities and levels of comfort you would expect from a hotel of this class and maintains the meticulous standards required by travel and tour operators worldwide.
The well-appointed guestrooms at the Agon Alexanderplatz Hotel Berlin provide all the modern amenities for the contemporary traveler.
For those travelers who look forward to a combination of convenience and comfort, the Agon Alexanderplatz Hotel Berlin perfectly combines the traditional elements of Germany's rich and vibrant culture with the latest in hotel accommodation facilities.
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 Berlin.de: Sights/Highlights: Alexanderplatz
This is where three subway lines intersect and the tram and S-Bahn urban railway also pass by.
Through the course of industrialization during which the population grew at dramatic speed, it became the theater of the poor.
S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf: S5, S7, S75, S9 U-Bahnhöfe:
www.berlin.de /tourismus/sehenswuerdigkeiten.en/28926.html   (407 words)

  
 Berlin Alexanderplatz | Plot | MTV Movies
Rainer Werner Fassbinder's sweeping 16-hour-long drama Berlin Alexanderplatz is an adaptation of the novel by Alfred Doblin.
Franz Biberkopf (Günter Lamprecht) is released from prison as the film opens; he had been jailed for four years after killing his girlfriend Ida. Franz becomes involved with Lina (Elisabeth Trissenaar) and promises to no longer break the law.
The film ends with Franz in a mental hospital, a prime candidate to join the ranks of the upstart National Socialist party.
www.mtv.com /movies/movie/2867/plot.jhtml   (420 words)

  
 Park Inn Berlin Alexanderplatz : Germany Berlin Hotels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Park Inn Berlin Alexanderplatz is centrally located with excellent public transport connections.
One would definitely feel very welcomed and comfortable putting up at the Park Inn Berlin Alexanderplatz that provides excellence services.
The hotel is centrally located at the Alexanderplatz in the very center of Berlin.The Park Inn Berlin-Alexanderplatz awaits you in the historical center of the German capital at the legendary Alexande..
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 Hotels in Berlin Germany - Park Inn Berlin Alexanderplatz
In the historical heart of the city, in an outstanding location in the middle of the metropolis next to the legendary Alexanderplatz, guests will find the Park Inn Berlin-Alexanderplatz.
The first class superior hotel is ideally located for business travellers as well as tourists and has an excellent access to all public transportation system.
The Berlin Congress Center is within two minutes walking distance.
www.onetravelsource.com /10204646.html   (128 words)

  
 Table of contents for Berlin Alexanderplatz
Table of contents for Berlin Alexanderplatz : radio, film, and the death of Weimar culture / Peter Jelavich.
The Novel: Berlin Alexanderplatz 000 Subjectivity in the City 000 Media Make the City 000 Biberkopf in Berlin 000 2.
Politics and Censorship at the "Berlin Radio Hour" 000 The Origins of Public Broadcasting in Germany 000 The Politics of "Non-Partisan" Radio 000 From "Neutrality" to Pluralism 000 3.
www.loc.gov /catdir/toc/ecip058/2005005285.html   (274 words)

  
 Flickr: Photos tagged with alexanderplatz
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 Agon am Alexanderplatz - Berlin, Germany
Walk up the Otto-Braun-Strasse until you reach the Mollstrasse on the right hand side (approx.5 minutes).
The Hotel Agon am Alexanderplatz is located close to the Berliner Dom, the largest protestant cathedral in Germany, the Museums Insel on the Spree Island which accommodates several famous museums, the TV Tower with a Panorama platform at 203 m of height and the Hackesche Höfe, in the new center of Berlin.
A hostel is an accommodation where you can get a bed in a shared dorm room.
www.hostelz.com /hotel/35685-Agon-am-Alexanderplatz   (304 words)

  
 Picture of Berlin Alexanderplatz: world clock on the square | Berlin | Germany
Picture of Berlin Alexanderplatz: world clock on the square
Send this travel picture from Alexanderplatz, Germany as a free e-card or download it for personal use.
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/Berlin Alexanderplatz/ One day of Mrs Houdini 48x120cm Digital Collages 2003
My goal is create a new genre of digital art, what I call "virtual poems".
/Berlin Alexanderplatz/ One day of Mrs Houdini 2003 junius 4.
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 Alexanderplatz: See what people are saying right now on Technorati   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Alexanderplatz: See what people are saying right now on Technorati
Burn, My Fire Burn, Alexanderplatz, Berlin (de), 30/11/06
Alexanderplatz per day for the last 30 days
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 Berlin - Alexanderplatz (FILMtext 3)
Dieses Drehbuch zu Phil Jutzis Film BERLIN - ALEXANDERPLATZ, das Alfred Döblin und Hans Wilhelm 1931 nach dem Bestseller von Döblin verfaßt haben, ist das erste Tonfilm-Drehbuch, das in der Reihe FILMtext erscheint.
So lag es nahe, daß er den Bestseller auch multimedial auswertete: Im September 1930 sendete die Berliner Funkstunde »Berlin Alexanderplatz« als Hörspiel, das Döblin gemeinsam mit Max Bing und seinem Bruder Hugo Döblin erarbeitete.
BERLIN - ALEXANDERPLATZ, der nicht von einer der großen Firmen, sondern von Arnold Pressburgers Allianz-Tonfilm GmbH hergestellt wurde, entstand zum Teil improvisiert an Originalschauplätzen in und um Berlin.
www.cinegraph.de /filmtext/filmtext3.html   (577 words)

  
 Sehenswürdigkeiten: Alexanderplatz
Bild 6: Der Neptunbrunnen in der Nähe vom Alexanderplatz.
Der Platz, unter dem Namen "Ochsenplatz" ursprünglich vor den Toren der Stadt, wurde um 1700 als Viehmarkt genutzt.
Es entstanden der Bau des ehemaligen Centrum-Warenhauses, die sich anschließenden Alex-Passagen sowie das 123 m hohe Hotel Park Inn Berlin Alexanderplatz und der den Platz überragende »Fernsehturm.
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 Berlin Alexanderplatz
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