Bricks Won’t Break Your Bones

"Die Alte Post brick building in Hamburg Germany"

Bricks Architects in most European countries have always considered bricks second rate material, i.e. inferior to stone.

As a consequence, there are fairly few “prestige buildings” across Europe – churches, palaces of the high aristocracy – that are made of bricks.

The exception to this rule is the extreme North of Germany (and to a lesser extent the rest of the Baltic region),

Bricks Won’t Break Your Bones