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25.April 2016

Online Voting until 3 May 2016

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!

25.April 2016

It’s getting there...

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

4.April 2016

Manner on Stephansplatz: Refurbished

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

1.April 2016

Book yourself into grätzlhotel

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

Project: grätzlhotel ›

29.March 2016

Season start at Schallaburg castle

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

9.March 2016

Architecture in Austria new edition

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

ISBN 978-3-03860-010-7

17.February 2016

BWM Architekten at Turn On 2016

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.

To the website of Turn On

27.January 2016

"The Park Kitchen" Opening

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.

Link to project George Deli & CaféThe Park Kitchen

Photo: © Christoph Panzer

Project: The Park Kitchen ›

13.January 2016

That’s what it looks like!

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

14.December 2015

We wish you a happy new year!

We will be fully available for you as of 7 January 2016!

6.December 2015

Open days at Virgil-chapel

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.

Project: Vergilius Chapel ›

3.December 2015

An evening with Wilhelm Holzbauer

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. 

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

Project: A. E. Köchert Juweliere ›

20.November 2015

Grätzlhotel starts on 3 December

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.

For more information please see Grätzlhotel and Urbanauts Hospitality Group.

Project: grätzlhotel ›

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