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AEG Turbinenfabrik – Peter Behrens Architecture in German Capital

post updated 23 September 2023 ; 20 Mar 2020

Date built: 1909

Design: Peter Behrens Architect

Location: Huttenstraße 12-16, Moabit

AEG Turbinenfabrik:
Turbine Building Berlin Factory - AEG Turbinenfabrik
photograph By Doris Antony, Berlin – photo taken by Doris Antony, CC BY-SA 3.0,

AEG Turbine Factory

Famous Modern structure that appears in most architectural guides to the 20th century. Peter Behrens was appointed by the German Electricity Company as artistic consultant in 1907.

AEG Building Berlin by Peter Behrens Architect
photo © Isabelle Lomholt

The AEG turbine factory in the district of Moabit is the best-known work of German architect Peter Behrens. The austere industrial building’s style is loosely affiliated to Art Nouveau architecture, though clearly not as flowing or decorative as is typical.

Berlin Turbine building – scanned photos from 1995, by Isabelle Lomholt

Berlin Turbine Factory AEG Turbine Factory
photo © Isabelle Lomholt

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Photographs © Isabelle Lomholt

Location: Hutt 12-16 / Corner Berlichingenstraße in Berlin-Moabit.

Location: Berlichingenstrasse, Berlin, Germany, western Europe

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