SOPHIENHOF QUIRINSTRASSe. Düsseldorf
Classical proportions and ornaments provide us with the aesthetic standards for an inner city concept which served throughout claims to power. The components correspond to the ideas of that time: solid craft, modern forms and clear, cubic structural shells. The architectural style is captivating through its extensive surface variations, projections and recesses as well as continuous strips. Interchanged brick and natural stone give a lively appearance. In brief - it has created a holistic statement of style regarding the decoration. Sophienhof, with its formal orientation towards the 1920's represents a return to urban life.