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15.November 2014

Keynote talk „Denkmalnutz“

Baar-Baarenfels Architekten / BWM Architekten

2 Dec. 2014, 7 p.m., Bene Wien, Neutorgasse 4-8, Vienna

„In his keyword speech Erich Bernard will deal with the challenges and chances in project development of historical buildings together with developer Daniel Jelitzka taking the Etablissement Gschwandner as an example.“ (architektur in progress)

Link to further information on the event

16.November 2014

Wombats London

The new City Hostel in central London next to the Tower Brigde and the Tower of London is about to be completed!

Opening Wombats London: 12 December 2014

Link to Wombats

9.November 2014

Book presentation!

The richly illustrated volume on the InterContinental Vienna is based on the idea and concept by Erich Bernard and Jan Tabor. The story of this iconic building will be told from different perspectives. For more information see "Tor zur Welt - InterContinental Wien"

Almathea, € 24,90, available in bookstores as of 5 Nov 2014.

12.November 2014

Tour „Auf nach Aspern“

A KÖR tour guided by Erich Bernard and Franziska Leeb in the framework of the VIENNA ART WEEK 2014.

Saturday, 22 Nov 2014, 2 p.m./ duration: approx. 2,5 – 3 hours

The excursion on the U2 subway line goes from artwork to artwork and will introduce participants to the history of urban development along this increasingly significant axis.

By public transport. Limited number of participants. Registration required at

Photo: Iris Ranzinger / KÖR GmbH, 2014

21.October 2014

„Reblaus“ in Prague

Currently an exhibition on famous villas of European metropolises is taking place at the Old Town Hall in Prague

Among others the „Reblaus“ is shown: A detached villa from the 20s that is part of an historic “Heurigen” ensemble. It was converted and renovated for residential purposes by BWM in 2009.

Link to exhibition

Project: "Reblaus", Block of flats, Cobenzlgasse, Vienna ›

20.October 2014

Topping-out ceremony!

Roof extension in the 2nd district of Vienna is taking shape!

16.October 2014

New opening!

The company Manner will be opening  a new shop at Vienna airport and one at the new Central Station. Both were realized in close cooperation between bwmretail and BWM Architekten.

Link to bwmretail

24.September 2014

Final spurt for project Gußhausstraße II

After dismantling the scaffolding the very plastic façade of the representative residential building constructed in 1903 shines in new splendour.

Project: Dachgeschoßaufbau Gußhausstraße ›

23.September 2014

Tipp: jazzatbwm Samstag abends!

Samstag, 27. September 2014, 20.30 Uhr

Cafe Menta, Radetzkyplatz 4, 1030 Wien

Link zum Cafe Menta

16.September 2014

Our recommendation: The exhibition „The Metropolis Experiment“

The exhibition „The Metropolis Experiment – Vienna and the 1873 World Exhibition“ at the Wien Museum runs until 28 September 2014. The exhibition design is by BWM Architekten.

Link to Wien Museum / Experiment Metropole

Project: 1873 World Exhibition ›

15.September 2014

Residential building in Laurenzgasse is progressing

The basic structure for the new building with 36 residential units has already been completed and the extension is well under way. The completion is planned for the end of the year.

Project: Laurenzgasse 8-10, Vienna ›

5.September 2014

25hours Hotel @ OPEN HOUSE Wien

Who has not at some point secretly wished to look through the keyhole to satisfy one’s curiosity? At the international architectural festival OPEN HOUSE  your curiosity is highly welcome: On the 13 and 14 September 70 buildings open up their doors and invite you to get to know the city and its architecture from a new perspective.

Link to 25hours @ OPEN HOUSE Wien
Link to OPEN HOUSE Wien

Project: Hotel 25hours Vienna ›

4.September 2014

Jazzatbwm performed at „ÖSW Hoffest“

On 3 September some 450 guests celebrated the annual „ÖSW Hoffest“ in the inner courtyard of ÖSW (Österreichisches Siedlungswerk) headquarters in Vienna’s 8th district. The party was accompanied by music performed by Jazzatbwm. The group of passionate musicians formed around Erich Bernard (double bass) and Markus Kaplan (trombone) regularly gets together to jam in the premises of BWM Architekten or to create great atmosphere and good vibrations like here at the „Hoffest“. (photo: ÖSW)

16.July 2014

BWM extends ownership structure

DI Markus Kaplan has become a partner at BWM in June 2014.

He has been part of the BWM team from the very first day and a junior partner since 2008. With a continually growing office size and an increasing number of projects an extension of the ownership structure is a logical step.

15.July 2014

Change in company name!

In the context of the extended ownership structure BWM changes its company name to:

BWM Architekten und Partner ZT GmbH

11.July 2014

Final spurt for project Gußhausstraße

The attic construction in Gußhausstraße is taking shape. The concept of the construction was to return the roof volume changed in the 50ies to the original attic roof of 1903.

Project: Dachgeschoßaufbau Gußhausstraße ›

9.July 2014

„best architects 14“ exhibition Luzern

In August the exhibition „little daily wonders“ will be shown at the Kornschütte Luzern displaying all 115 projects selected for the „best architects 14“ Award.

Kornschütte Luzern, Kornmarkt 3

14. August - 31. August
Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and holiday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Admission free

Link to Awards/Hotel Topazz

Link to best architects award

Project: Hotel Topazz Wien ›

12.June 2014


The new access and shop of MÜNZE ÖSTERREICH (Austrian Mint) has been awarded with a „Schorsch“ by the Vienna Municipal Department MA 19. For the 7th time already this award for exemplary building in Vienna goes to BWM Architekten. All 28 awarded projects will be displayed at the MA 19 in the 12th district of Vienna.

Project: Münze Österreich ›

12.June 2014

Competition winners!

First place in the urban development proposal competition on construction site B situated in the area of Preyersche Höfe in Vienna.

BWM Architekten have won the urban development proposal competition for the ÖSW (Österreichisches Siedlungswerk Gemeinnützige Wohnungs AG) and Familienwohnbau together with skstadtplanung and Albert Wimmer as well as with Auböck & Karas. The project combining buildings of varying heights with different open spaces facilitates orientation by parcelling and separating the building mass and thus supporting individual uses by the occupants.

Project: Preyersche Höfe ›

25.May 2014

Summit Retail & Shops

For the third time MADEby gathers leading designers for a summit, this time in the souks of Marrakech. The aim is to find answers to the many urgent questions on retail design.

Link to MADEby / Johann Moser (BWM) - Retail Design ist ...

Link to MADEby / Summit Retail & Shops

Photo: © Christina Dragoi

19.May 2014

Ready to move in!

Modern living by the Vivenotpark in Vienna: 31 apartments in the center of Meidling are being completed and will be available at the beginning of July. The construction impresses with green areas, balconies in the yard and large terraces leading to the park: this is how to enjoy the outdoors within the big city.

Project: Residential building Vivenotgasse ›

17.May 2014

Wine and architecture

Genuss-Regal Vinofaktur Vogau of BWM on tour
The exhibition about wine, architecture and landscape starts in Budapest next week.
When: May 29, 2014
Where: FUGA, Budapest Centre of Architecture,1052 Budapest, Petőfi Sándor utca 5.

Link to the project: Wine and architecture in central Europe

Project: Genussregal - Vinofaktur Vogau  ›