In 1892, Hotel Weiss opened across the old train station of Dornbirn. The new Flint hotel chain includes the old villa, a listed building now featuring six suites, the largest of which preserves original furniture. The tower and the two-floor podium
Outside Laterns, in the Austrian state of Vorarlberg, this holiday refuge is a contemporary reinterpretation of the traditional wooden dwelling. Coated in light-toned lying planks, it presents a black timber frame rising on a stepped concrete plinth.
A large prefabricated volume built with larch wood contains 104 rooms distributed in eight independent communities that share gardens and atriums, and open up to a shared plaza.
The ground surface, the horizontal platform upon which most of our movements in the city occur, is very rarely the generating argument or the spatial support of a project. Perhaps as a result of that yearn for an identity that every new intervention
The Modern Movement opened up many doors, but it also had to close others – as it happened with ornament, for instance – which would for a long time be disregarded as sources for other possible expressive paths. The roof is one of those architectural
The rural areas east of Linz, the capital of the state of Upper Austria, provide the site, delimited by masses of woods, where this cuboid with quadrate floor plan of 15 x15 meter rests. The house is enclosed with copper sheets pierced by openings pl
Después de perder en un incendio su anterior vivienda situada en el casco histórico de la ciudad, la propietaria de la casa, comisaria de una galería de arte, encargó el proyecto de su nueva residencia con un deseo expreso: que el edificio se fundier
For centuries, the quarter of Murvorstadt remained in the shadow of the historic center of Graz, located on the opposite shore of the River Mur. The bridge joining both banks and most of the buildings around it were ruined in the floods of 1827, urgi
Martin Tschanz Que en una pequeña localidad de la antigua región de lignito de Estiria se construya una nueva cooperativa de 31 casas, sería, como mucho, una buena noticia para la prensa local de Graz. No es el caso de las viviendas de la calle Bergm
In the austrian city of Graz, a corner lot surrounded by residential blocks and animal feed silos was chosen by a ceramic products distributor as the site of its new showroom headquarters. The building asserts its independence in such a heterogeneous
El GucklHupf se construyó a orillas del lago Mondsee como un objeto metafórico vinculado al Festival de las Regiones del Norte de Austria. Su nombre procede de la distorsión de los vocablos GucklHupf—típico pastel austríaco—y Guglhupf—una colina cerc
The covid-19 pandemic has put homes for elderly people in the limelight. According to a note from the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) that was published in April 2020, the mortality of residents in these centers far exceeds that of old peopl
Este volumen no es sólo lo que parece a primera vista, uno de fotografías de arquitectura, sino también un libro de fotógrafo, un libro de autor. Que gran parte de las fotografías reproducidas en sus doscientas y pico páginas sean de obras de arquite
Paul Ott was born in Kremsmünster (Austria) in 1965, and did not use a camera until he was eighteen years old. After graduating and completing the compulsory military service, he started working for an industrial and advertising photographer who did