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20.January 2020

Philemon and Baucis

In Innsbruck Mitte a new Raiffeisen quarter, the RAIQA is being built. By the 14 February all 15 contributions to the prestigious international competition will be exhibited at the branch Adamsgasse 1-7 featuring also BWM Architekten with their idea entitled "Philemon und Baucis".

13.January 2020

Following the rhythm of the city…

Things are moving forward at the “Jaz Vienna” lifestyle hotel. The new hotel concept’s idea: the city’s soundtrack is created through design, performance and pleasure. Music is the motto reflected in the entire house such as in the approx. 160 rooms. More to come soon…

7.January 2020

A new hotel for Eisenstadt

BWM Architekten won the prestigious competition for the design of the façade and the interior of the new „Hotel Pauls“ in Eisenstadt with a view of Esterhazy castle.

19.December 2019

Merry Christmas!

We wish you a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year! We´ll be out of office from December 21st 2019 to January 6th 2020, we are back again on 7th January 2020. 

16.December 2019

Construction begins in Aspern

Construction is underway in aspern Seestadt. After winning the two-phase developer’s competition under the title of “Live Life Long”, BWM’s concept is now being realised at construction site G13 A. The guiding principle underlying the structural design is to support a healthy way of life.

4.December 2019

BWM for the Vienna State Opera!

We have won the high-profile competition for a visitor’s centre for the Vienna State Opera! The judges’ decision was unanimous: “We were impressed by BWM Architekten’s preliminary study and the fact that the opera house would be opened up to Herbert von Karajan Square, the stream of visitors is guided by open lines of sight …”

2.December 2019

Hotel Architecture & Design

"Hotel Architecture & Design: Necessary Evil or a Key to Profitability?" This was the question asked by an international panel at the REXPO Zagreb - including BWM architect Markus Kaplan (rightmost in the picture). 

28.November 2019


Der nach dem Grazer Architekten Herbert Eichholzer benannte Förderungspreis wird alle zwei Jahre an begabte Architektur-
studierende der TU Graz vergeben. BWM Architekt Johann Moser war nicht nur Jury-Mitglied, sondern durfte auch den 1. Preis überreichen. Die prämierten Arbeiten sind noch bis Ende November im Haus der Architektur (Graz) ausgestellt.
Foto © IGL_TU Graz/Theuer

25.November 2019

German Design Award

BWM Architekten are twice among the winners of the German Design Award 2020! The House of Austrian History and the Salon Sacher have been selected as “Winner” in the “Excellent Architecture” category. The official award ceremony will take place in Frankfurt on the 7 February 2020.

19.November 2019

Top 5 in Europe!

The Salon Sacher is among the best in Europe! At the Ahead Award 2019 the Salon within the Hotel Sacher designed by BWM Architekten has made it among the top 5 bars in Europe alongside leading hospitality brands from London, Amsterdam and Munich.

11.November 2019

Successfully completed

In November the Preyerische Höfe, a competition-winning project by BWM Architekten (in the picture the team during final inspection) together with the architectural office of Albert Wimmer and skStadplanung has been successfully completed. 210 apartments, including 93 SMART apartments have been constructed within seven residential buildings including barrier-free outdoor spaces and common areas all connected by a walk.

5.November 2019

Architectural Research

As part of the international lecture series of the Doctoral School of Architecture, Johann Moser, BWM founding member and head of the cultural projects, is invited to give a lecture at TU Graz on 7 November under the title "Designing Attention – How Content Becomes Form in Exhibition Design and Museums".

22.October 2019

15 years’ anniversary of BWM!

A big party with the motto „time to blossom“ was celebrated at the office in Margaretenhof for the 15 years’ anniversary of BWM Architekten and everybody was invited! Many thanks to the team and to everyone who celebrated with us!

15.October 2019

Architektur in Progress

BWM Architekten at Architektur in Progress! Invitation to the lecture that will be held within the lecture series „Junge Architektur“ (young architecture) at the Laufen Innovation Hub (Salzgries 9, 1010 Vienna) on the 22 October at 7 pm. Register now!

8.October 2019


On 7 October the new design of Salon Sacher by BWM Architekten was awarded the internationally renowned Iconic Award 2019: Innovative Architecture in the “Interior” category and the highest honor, the „Best of Best“ title for “outstanding entries”. BWM architect Erich Bernard and light artist and designer Megumi Ito have accepted the award on behalf of the entire team at the Pinakothek der Moderne in Munich. Photo: Rat für Formgebung / Fotos:

7.October 2019

BWM at Expo Real 2019

From 7 to 9 October BWM Architekten are represented with a stand at the hotel lounge by PKF hotel experts at Expo Real 2019, the international trade fair for property and investment in Munich. You are more than welcome to stop by!

1.October 2019

Design Dialog

"Liebhaberei oder wirtschaftlich sinnvoll? Ist gute Architektur nur möglich, wenn sie öffentlich finanziert bzw. subventioniert wird?" Das und mehr wird bei einem Expertenforum unter dem Namen "Design Dialog" im Rahmen des DESIGN DISTRICTS am 4. Oktober in der Hofburg Wien diskutiert – mit am Podium Johann Moser, BWM Architekten. Info & Anmeldung hier.

26.September 2019

Best of Austrian Design

The exhibition "Best of Austrian Design" on the occasion of the awarding of the National Design Prize has opened showing among others three BWM projects: Salon Sacher, House of Austrian History and LGV-Gärtnergschäft. Come and have a look! On 4 October, for example, on a guided tour within the Vienna Design Week 2019 ...

19.September 2019

Greetings from Bad Gastein

The Straubingerplatz in Bad Gastein gets a new splendor: BWM Architekten have developed an ambitious hotel concept for the Hotel Straubinger, the former bathing-castle (Badeschloss) and the old post office (Alte Post) and are responsible for the general planning of the entire implementation process. Together with Travel Charme Hotels & Resorts and Hirmer Immobilien the project has been launched at a press event in Bad Gastein.

4.September 2019

Let’s go to Portugal!

Industrial Cosiness, that is the new design concept by BWM Architekten for MILESTONE Student Living represented all over Europe. The first location in the new look opens in Portugal, just in time for the beginning of the semester in September.

27.August 2019

Topping-out ceremony

Successful topping-out ceremony at Modenapark. Instead of the former 100-meter-long administrative building three new buildings will be constructed, by BWM Architekten among others, based on the parallel structure generally used there. All apartments have their own individual areas such as gardens, terraces and balconies.

20.August 2019

In the final!

The Salon Sacher is unstoppable and has now made it on the Shortlist of Ahead Europe 2019  as one of 5 projects in the „Bar, Club, Lounge“ category! Keep your fingers crossed for the award ceremony in London!

15.August 2019

20,000 meters of steel tubes

On the construction site in Portugal there is a lot going on! 20,000 running meters of steel tubes have been delivered on 70 trucks. BWM Architekten are currently working on a milestone, a new design concept for the overall presentation of Milestone Student Living…stay tuned!