Constructed in and designed by architect Josef Kaiser, the space comprised a restaurant and now legendary nightclub. At the opening, a life-size model of Sputnik was given to the venue as a gift from the Soviet ambassador, inspiring the distinctive rooftop sculpture that sits suspended above the door to this day. Encompassing an area in former West Berlin, just north of a bend in the River Spree, Spreebogen Moabit is home to a modern commercial architecture project that coexists peacefully with a meter-long protected building: an old dairy dating back to The Hauptbau , or main building, is this u-shaped glass building that dominates the riverside.
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