News and Reviews (November 2014)

Brandenburg Gate

25 years after the Fall of the Berlin Wall

The Brandenburg Gate is not only one of the most important sights of Berlin. Since the Fall of the Wall on 9th of November 1989, Brandenburg Gate has become one of the most well-known landmarks of Germany.
We use our technical possibility and artistic design freedom to commemorate the 25th anniversary of this historic event. This miniature measures 2.5 mm in length and 1 mm in height, corresponding to a scale of 1:26,000 in compare to its original in Berlin.
Since the introduction of the Euro as currency, one can find the Brandenburg Gate on several German cent coins, such as shown for comparison reasons on the image above.
Nanoscribe´s outstanding techno­logy of Dip-in Laser Lithography (DiLL) in combination with the ­upgradable ultrafast galvo-scanning module GT allow for 3D printing in unprecedented quality and speed – now even of objects on the mesoscale.

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Brandenburg Gate on the micrometer scale in comparison to a one cent coin.