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ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN | Master Thesis Project | Silk Road Duisburg | Duisburg

Transformation concept and design of a vacant freight depot in the center of Duisburg.

With China planning and executing the "New Silk Road Project" that connects China via railroad with Europe - surprisingly Duisburg will be the main destination in Germany.
The project proposes a visionary energy-neutral research city as a habitable experiment for the 21st century.

Coaching by: Prof. Matthias Karch & Nicolai Schlapps, Philipp Reinfeld
Examiner: Prof. Matthias Karch
Co-examiner: Prof. Dr. Saskia Hebert
Student work by: Elisa Weber
Photography © Nicolai Schlapps