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List of Erich Mendelsohn buildings, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Most, if not all prominent Erich Mendelsohn architecture appears on this list, including houses, churches and other structures where applicable. This list contains information like what city the structure can be found in, and when it was first opened to the public. If you want to find out even more about these famous Erich Mendelsohn buildings you can click on the building names to get additional information.

List is made up of many different buildings, including Mossehaus and Red Banner Textile Factory.

This list answers the questions, "What buildings did Erich Mendelsohn design?" and "What do Erich Mendelsohn structures look like?"

Dr C Weitzman House, Jerusalem

Created By: Erich Mendelsohn

Einstein Tower is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Erich Mendelsohn Architecture
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Einstein Tower

The Einstein Tower is an astrophysical observatory in the Albert Einstein Science Park in Potsdam, Germany built by Erich Mendelsohn. It was built on the summit of the Potsdam Telegraphenberg to house a solar telescope designed by the astronomer Erwin Finlay-Freundlich. The telescope supports experiments and observations to validate Albert Einstein's relativity theory. The building was first conceived around 1917, built from 1919 to 1921 after a fund-raising drive, and became operational in 1924. Although Einstein never worked there, he supported the construction and operation of the telescope. It is still a working solar observatory today as part of the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Brandenburg, Germany

Created By: Erich Mendelsohn

Style: Expressionism


Hadassah Hospital, Mount Scopus,Jerusalem

Opened: Jan 01 1937

Created By: Erich Mendelsohn

Mossehaus is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Erich Mendelsohn Architecture
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Mossehaus is an office building on 18-25 Schützenstrasse in Berlin, renovated and with a corner designed by Erich Mendelsohn in 1921–1923. The original Mosse building housed the printing press and offices of the newspapers owned by Rudolf Mosse, mainly liberal newspapers such as the Berliner Tageblatt. The sandstone-fronted historicist 1901 building by Cremer & Wolffenstein was badly damaged in 1919, during the Spartacist uprising—held by the insurrectionists, it was laid under siege by government troops. In 1921, on the strength of his Einstein Tower, Mendelsohn was hired to add extra storeys and a new entrance to the building. The new frontage made prominent use of aluminum and modern ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Berlin, Germany

Created By: Erich Mendelsohn

Style: Expressionism

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