BMW Headquarters and Museum, Munich: the four-tower office skyscraper behind with the bowl-like museum in the foreground

RIBApix ref no RIBA40264
Architect/DesignerSchwanzer, Karl (1918-1975)
Artist/PhotographerBissell, Gerhard
CountryGermany
CityMunich
Subject Date1972
Image Date2004
ViewExterior
MediumDigital image
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Gerhard Bissell / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This four tower skscraper, built in 1968-1972, is nicknamed 'BMW Vierzylinder', since it was designed to represent a four-cylinder engine. The museum was restored in 2004-2008.

Subject tags

office buildings, skyscrapers, Unusual structures