In October 2007, BMW Welt opened next to the BMW Group HQ in Munich. This architectural landmark is a gateway to all aspects of the brand: tradition and innovation; emotion and precision; dynamics and aesthetics. It is here that new cars are handed over. The stunning space also serves as a display area for BMW products and a venue for BMW-themed events. In the Technology and Design Atelier, visitors gain insights into the company"s innovations and forward-looking technologies. Children can discover the world of mobility in the Junior Campus. This copiously illustrated volume celebrates this distinctive building, an icon of our times.This attractive hardcover with jacket and slipcase is essential for all BMW aficionados.
275 architecture firms submitted tenders for the BMW Welt, and the jury’s decision was unanimous. The winning design was by Professor Wolf D. Prix and the Viennese architecture firm Coop Himmelb(l)au.
This book is a fascinating overview of a modern architectural landmark. With over 250 pages and some 200 photographs, this illustrated book recently published by teNeues shows how the BMW Welt came into being. You can see how the experience and handover centre was created - from the idea through to the ground-breaking ceremony and the final completion of the building: set off on a photographic journey through an architectural masterpiece!
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: March 2008
Publisher: TE NEUES PUB CO
Dimensions (cm): 32.614 x 26.314 x 3.454
Weight (kg): 2.694