|Architect||Prof. Eun Young Yi , Yi Architects, Cologne / Seoul|
|Lighting designer||Conplaning, Ulm|
|Photographer||Thomas Pflaum, Castrop-Rauxel|
The new city library at Mailänder Platz is a literature temple. Light defines both the "heart", an empty contemplation room, and the gallery hall above it with its wallwasher illumination for the book shelves.