Foster + Partners, Reichstag, Museum of Spaces

Foster + Partners, Reichstag, Museum of Spaces

The German Reichstag “Museum of Spaces” is a permanent exhibition at the Reichstag, Germany’s parliamentary building, undertaken in conjunction with Foster + Partners. It tells the story of the Reichstag building’s evolution over the past 100 years. Sixteen panels are disbursed through the building, each telling the story of its particular location. All the panels incorporate a timeline which puts the developments in a broader historic context.

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Foster + Partners

Founded in 1967 as Foster Associates and now known as Foster + Partners, for over four decades the studio has grown to become one of the largest and most respected in the world. Since its inception, the practice has received more than 400 awards and citations for excellence and has won more than 70 international and national competitions.

Foster + Partners has a long a history of producing landmark buildings including the Hongkong and Shanghai Bank, Swiss Re in the City of London, the Millennium Bridge, the New German Parliament at the Reichstag, the Great Court at the British Museum and Beijing Airport.

Thomas Manss & Company has collaborated with Foster + Partners on a number of projects ranging from identity and exhibition designs to creating a variety of architectural publications.