New Olympus European Headquarters, 1999

Wendenstra├če 18, Hamburg


Brian's scheme for what was the new Headquarters of Olympus Optical Europa GmbH, Hamburg, designed by Knueppel & Faber and opened in 1999. The screenprinted stained glass facade and ceiling, totalling 500 square metres, was coupled with a Venetian glass smalti mosaic of 40 square metres. The building was demolished in around 2016.