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23.November 2015

A.E. Köchert Jewellers

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

20.November 2015

Grätzlhotel startet am 3. Dezember

Grätzlhotel heißt ein neues Hotelkonzept, das ganz auf die Stadtteil-Urbanität von Wien setzt. Dicht vernetzt mit Lokalen und Märkten können Zimmer in ehemaligen Geschäftslokalen gebucht werden. Grätzlhotel ist ein Projekt der Urbanauts Hospitality Group, bei dem neben namhaften Hotelexperten auch BWM Architekten beteiligt sind. Die ersten Suiten sind bezugsbereit und wurden im Rahmen einer Pressekonferenz vorgestellt.

Weitere Infos siehe Grätzlhotel und Urbanauts Hospitality Group.

17.November 2015

We won the competition!

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.

13.November 2015

Café Grenadier on A list

„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.

Project: Café Restaurant Grenadier ›

4.November 2015

Jiffy-Chat at Künstlerhaus

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

29.October 2015

Opening Café Grenadier

Highlight at Burg Forchtenstein: Official opening of the new café restaurant Grenadier at the famous ancestral castle of the Esterhazy just one hour by car from Vienna.

Project: Café Restaurant Grenadier ›

14.October 2015

Topping-out ceremony

Topping-out ceremony at Hotel Caroline at the 10th district of Vienna. The opening of the city hotel near central station is planned for April 2016.

Project: Hotel Caroline ›

11.October 2015

Virgil chapel crowdfunding

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.

1.October 2015

Jazzatbwm goes Italy

Friday, 16 October 2015, 8 p.m. Taverna Cigui, Via Colarich 92, 34015 Muggia/Trieste Autumn starts with plenty of groove! This time the destination will be Muggia, a beautiful little Italian town next to Trieste.

30.September 2015

Shortlist State Prize for Design 2015

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.

Literaturmuseum OeNB

23.September 2015

Bundy Bundy Hair Salon opened

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

22.September 2015


Smooth & Brazilian Jazz by the combo around BWM Architekten can be heard at the Wiener Planungswerkstätt on 24 September 2015. Presentation of the catalogue „Gebaut 2010-2015“ (Built in 2010-2015) on outstanding buildings in Vienna by VIEWiEN.

30.August 2015

Save the date!

Jazzatbwm goes Italy (Muggia/Trieste): Autumn starts with plenty of groove! This time the destination will be Muggia, a beautiful little Italian town next to Trieste. The perfect place for a weekend by the sea!

Saturday, 16 October 2015, 8 p.m. at Taverna Cigui

14.August 2015

Yours is the city alone!

Buildings „on display“ for everyone: For the second time the Open House takes place in Vienna. Again the 25hours Hotel Vienna at Museumsquartier opens its doors due to last year´s big success.

September 12th and 13th.
For more information see: Open House Wien

Project: Hotel 25hours Vienna ›

5.August 2015

Welcome to Café Grenadier

Lovers of medieval castels now have a new place of excursions in Burgenland – Austria´s land of castels. The Café Grenadier on the Esterházy Estate Burg Forchtenstein – experience a marvelous view in a surrounding of knights and fine materials. BWM in cooperation with LindnerArchitektur.

For more information Burg Forchtenstein

Project: Café Grenadier

29.July 2015

Leyserstraße takes off!

In a well connectecd location in Vienna´s 14th district a very attractive residential building with 78 owner-occupied flats is currently built. The flats consisting of two to four rooms are placed on four to six floors and have generously laid-out balconies, loggias or terraces.

You can already enrole for this procect by sending a mail to: sekretariat(a)

1.July 2015

Off to the mountains!

BWM architects have designed the part of the exhibition Frankenfels-Laubenbachmühle of this year’s Lower Austrian Provincial Exhibition on the subject: „Ötscher:Reich - Die Alpen und wir“ (The Alps and Us).

From 25 April to 1 November 2015.

Project: NÖ Landesausstellung 2015 ›

17.June 2015

3. place Alpitecture Award 2015

The project Vinofaktur Vogau by BWM Architekten reached the third place in the competition for the first award offered within the Veranstaltungsreihe für Architektur und Tourismus in den Alpen (series of events for architecture and tourism in the alps) taking place on a regular basis since 2009.

Link to Alpitecture Award

Project: Genussregal - Vinofaktur Vogau  ›

16.June 2015

Jazzatbwm im Café Menta

26 June 2015, 7.00 p.m.
Cafe Menta, Radetzkyplatz 4, 1030 Vienna

Jazzatbwm is a group of passionate musicians formed around Erich Bernard and Markus Kaplan to regularly jam in the premises of BWM Architekten.

14.June 2015

Opening Kapsch Corporate Museum

123 years of company history and a new tailor-made museum by BWM Architekten for the Austrian company Kapsch TrafficCom has been inaugurated at the opening event on 17 June. Technical appliances from early stages of telecommunication have been among the museum’s highlights.

Photo: © Christoph Panzer

Project: Kapsch Museum ›

21.May 2015

News about the Karl-Marx-Hof

The surface reconstruction and roof renovation works are progressing and will be completed in autumn. Within the wash house that has also been renovated by BWM the current exhibition „Ringstrasse des Proletariats“ is shown.

Link to exhibition „Ringstrasse des proletariats“

Photos: Christoph Panzer

Project: Refurbishment of Karl-Marx-Hof ›

20.May 2015

Daniela Walten member of jury

Daniela Walten, partner of BWM Architekten is one of the 10 jury members for the interior contract award. The prize for an innovative and captive use of textiles in interiors is being awarded by the textile company Zimmer + Rohde in cooperation with AIT magazine.

Link zum interior contract award

28.April 2015

BWM architects are „architects of the year 2015“

The prize was awarded in Vienna within the 23. ATGA Facility Congress under the patronage of BIG and ÖBB.

Link to ArchitektIn des Jahres - ATGA Facility Kongress

Photos: © ATGA GmbH / Photographer: Alexander Müller