The current shape of Nikolaiplatz emerged from the continuous change of the surrounding building structure. Whereas architectural styles around the place changed, the place layout remained unmodified.
The increasing densification of the sourroundings changes the requirements on the place. The heterogeneous urbanistic situation requires a well-defined boundary towards Entenplatz, towards Nikolaiplatz on the other hand a symbolic formulation like a free standing solitaire.
A building turning into a sculpture by its simplicity. A diverse facade with clear lines is the result of the steel frame construction and light weight construction. The facade elements are covered by a silver and golden gleaming coating. Inside they are used as archives in different sizes.