Vor fünf Monaten haben wir - das sind die „URBANAUTS Hospitality Group“ als Betreiber - das grätzlhotel eröffnet. Unsere Hoteldirektorinnen sind es nun, die es auf die short-list zum „Hotelier des Jahres 2016“ geschafft haben! Wenn auch Sie begeistert sind von unseren beiden Favoritinnen – hier geht’s zum Unterstützungs-Voting!
Hotel Caroline next to Vienna Central Station is slowly revealing itself: The scaffolding is being demounted offering for the first time a full view on the red brown brick façade of our newest hospitality project. Work is still being done but it soon will be opened!
Link to project Hotel Caroline
Refurbishment of successful flagship store for the traditional sweets manufacturer Manner. In cooperation with bwm retail the store on Stephansplatz existing since 2004 has been given a facelift.
Photo: © Christoph Panzer
BWM Architekten have become hoteliers: chic city lofts are now available at the new grätzlhotel on the following locations: Karmelitermarkt, Belvedere and Meidlinger Markt. The grätzlhotel is a project by Urbanauts Hospitality joining together architects, hotel and marketing experts. The hotel focuses on the use of ground-floors consisting of garden and street lofts.
Booking under: grätzlhotel
Photo: © Monika Nguyen
Like a flying roof on very high stilts: the new cash building by BWM Architekten for Schallaburg castle in the Wachau region has been inaugurated starting the new season. The „forest of stilts“ bears an ornamented, sophistically designed roof.
Link to website of Schallaburg
New edition of the publication „architecture in Austria in the 20th and 21st century“: BWM Architekten are being represented with the 25 hours hotel project in Vienna.
Published by Architekturzentrum Wien Az W
Extended and revised new edition, 2016
440 pages, 2198 colour and 55 black-and-white illustrations
BWM Architekten will present some of their exhibition designs from 2009 to 2015 at the Vienna architecture festival Turn On. Every year in spring Turn On shows highlights from the current architectural production in Austria. On 4 and 5 March the festival will take place at the Vienna ORF Radiokulturhaus. Free entrance.
The „George Deli und Café“ at Vienna Central Station has already opened. For a quick espresso at the bar, a snack at the counter to take away or lunch at midday - the right place for a break. On 1 February the new staff restaurant "The Park Kitchen" will also open.
Photo: © Christoph Panzer
A touch of Viennese fin de siecle elegance for today’s traveller: This is the look of our new guest room for the Hotel Caroline next to Vienna Central Station. But those who can’t wait to move in need to be patient until the opening of the extension. It will be ready in spring. Link to project Hotel Caroline
We will be fully available for you as of 7 January 2016!
Known so far as an insider tip in terms of Vienna’s gothic buildings the legendary Virgil-chapel now has an attractive access realised by BWM Architekten. On 11 and 12 December 2015 this event will be celebrated on two open days. The access is located directly at the level of the Stephansplatz Undergound passage.
At Vienna's University of Applied Arts the theory of architecture has been characterized by Wilhelm Holzbauer for over two decades. In dialogue with his former students Roman Delugan, Willi Frötscher, Susanne Zottl, Robert Temel and Erich Bernard the Viennese architect talks about his work and time of teaching. Moderation: Franziska Leeb
2. December 2015, Architekturzentrum Wien, podium, 6 p.m.
The salon among Vienna’s stores: Theophil Hansen once designed the store for the former Court Jeweller A.E. Köchert at Hoher Markt. Vienna’s traditional jewellery store will be reopened after a total refurbishment realized by the interior team of BWM Architekten on 25 November. Link to A.E. Köchert Juweliere
Photo: © Christoph Panzer
Grätzlhotel is the name of a new hotel concept based on Vienna’s urbanity and life in the district. Rooms located in former shops and closely linked to restaurants and markets can be booked. Grätzlhotel is a project by the Urbanauts Hospitality Group including renowned hotel experts as well as BWM Architekten. The first suites are ready and have been presented during a press conference.
BWM Architekten has won the competition for the redesign of the Güldene Krönbacken in Erfurt. The historical storage construction in the center of town is to be transformed into a Center for History, into a venue for knowledge transfer and leisure activities.
„Mit historischer Hülle und moderner Fülle“ („historical shell and modern filling in abundance“): Find out what A list author Werner Ringhofer has to say about the new Café Restaurant Grenadier at Burg Forchtenstein: A-List Café Grenadier.
Ten members of Künstlerhaus - among them Erich Bernard - present their latest work and current projects in a jiffy - only four minutes each.
Thursday November 5th 2015, 18.00
Künstlerhaus, Karlsplatz 5, 1010 Vienna
During the construction of the underground in the 1970s the Virgil chapel at St. Stephen’s square was rediscovered. After careful restoration by BWM Architekten this fascinating underground sacral building was opened in December 2015. A crowdfunding project will now collect means for a comprehensive publication.
Now available: The publication on the Austrian State Prize for Design 2015 with all projects shortlisted this year.
The Literature Museum of the Austrian National Library (OeNB) by BWM Architekten, PLANET architects and Perndl+Co was awarded as one of ten projects in the category Spatial Design.
A brand new hair salon featuring the exclusive Bundy Bundy design: decent colors such as beige, mauve and light green, elegant furniture and a clear design concept. The hair salon in Hietzing/Vienna has been refurbished within a record time of only seven weeks and has become one of Vienna’s most beautiful salons.
Photo: © Rupert Steiner