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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!

7.August 2019

Won: Iconic Award 2019

Celebrating four awards at the same time! Four BWM projects have been awarded the Iconic Award 2019 "Innovative Architecture" in the "Interior" category. The Salon Sacher was nominated „Best of Best“, the highest award within the internationally renowned design and architectural competition. The design of the Konditorei Oberlaa pastry store in the Mariahilfer Straße as well as the innovative concept of grätzlhotel range among the „Winner“ awards, the  LGV-Gärtnergschäftl among the „Selection“ awards.

5.August 2019

Regional & international

Following the redesign the hotel’s own restaurant in 2017 the lobby of the prestigious five-star hotel Sheraton Grand in Salzburg has now been newly designed by BWM Architekten. The local character of Salzburg is reflected in the look and feel by using materials such as marble and loden typical for the city of Mozart and being translated into a contemporary design. To the project.

25.July 2019

Refreshment in the Achensee

Holidays at ENTERs am See means spending holidays by Tyrol’s largest lake the Achensee and at the foot of the Karwendel mountains at the same time. The breathtaking scenery has been a source of inspiration for BWM Architekten’s refurbishment of the rooms. Relax in the newly designed “Achensee“ and “Alpine” rooms, currently at summer special prices! To the project. To the hotel.

17.July 2019

For a coffee at the Hotel Lev…

After the refurbishment of at least 180 rooms the ground floor of the Hotel Lev in Ljubljana has also been redesigned based on a concept by BWM Architekten. New gastronomy areas have been created such as a café with bakery that opens on to a terrace on the streetside inviting also the locals. To the project.

10.July 2019

National Design Prize 2019 – finalist!

We are proud that three BWM projects have made it on the shortlist of the Staatspreis Design 2019, the National Design Prize 2019. We are among the finalists with the Salon Sacher, the LGV-Gärtnergschäftl and the House of Austrian History/Haus der Geschichte Österreich (hdgö) and thus represented in the accompanying catalogue as well as at the exhibition at designforum Vienna.

8.July 2019

Holiday program at hdgö

Throughout the summer the House of Austrian History (Haus der Geschichte Österreich, hgdö) designed by BWM Architekten offers a program of workshops and guided tours for children and teenagers to ensure they will not get bored during holidays. Free admission every Thursday in July and August from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Enjoy! To the project. To hdgö

26.June 2019

Won! A „Schorsch" for Leyserstraße

We have won our 8th Schorsch! Our “Steinterrassen” project at Leyserstrasse 2 has been awarded the Viennese architecture prize known as Schorsch. The judges declared it “innovative, inspiring and exemplary”. All of the winning projects are on display at the “Gebaut 2018” exhibition on the premises of the MA 19 municipal department. More about the project.

11.June 2019

On the shortlist!

The BWM project "Hotel am Konzerthaus / Restaurant Apron“ that has already received the Austrian Interior Design Award has been shortlisted for the category "Restaurant within a Hotel, Europe“ in the International Hotel & Property Award. Voting is now live! Cast your votes here!

4.June 2019

Under construction: Modenapark

Currently three residential buildings are being constructed on the site of a 100 meters long former Amtshaus (administrative building) at Modenapark. The southern part of the building is based on BWM Architekten’s design. Some apartments are still available offering an outdoor space and an open view up to 90 meters on the park... To the project. To the property developer.

27.May 2019

Cultural Sustainability

How does urban development work? That was the question raised at a panel of prominent experts at the "Fifteenth Annual International Conference on the Real Estate Development“ in Zagreb. BWM architect Markus Kaplan was part of it and spoke on the topic of „Cultural Sustainability“ giving fascinating insights into the dealing with an increasing density within historic cities and with post-war architecture.

23.May 2019

Ephemeral Space

The availability of space is fundamental to the development of the artistic and creative scenes in Vienna. This is the approach of the publication “Ephemeral Space” on the Lenikus collection containing among others an essay by BWM architect Erich Bernard entitled “Between Use und Space: The City and its Room for Manoeuvre". The 380-page publication is available here.

20.May 2019

Springtime at Achensee

Everything is new in May, also at the popular Hotel ENTERs am See on the lakeshore of the Tyrolean Achensee. BWM are currently redesigning the entire hotel complex of the four-star-superior house and as such also the new “Design Rooms” that are now available in exclusive spring packages. To the hotel. To the project.

14.May 2019

Won: Austrian Interior Design Award

BWM Architekten were pleased to be awarded first place during the Austrian Interior Design Award ceremony at Salzburg fair! From a total of 278 projects the BWM interior concept of „Backstage on Stage“ for the Hotel am Konzerthaus has won in the category “interior design – gastronomy, hotel business". To the project.

13.May 2019

Smart Urban Development

On May 14 and 15 one of the most important conferences on smart urban development within South East Europe, the "Fifteenth Annual International Conference on the Real Estate Development“, will be held in Zagreb. BWM Architekt Markus Kaplan will be a panelist at the conference speaking on the topic „Why Vienna has been named one of the world’s best city to live in for the ninth time in a row“ with an introduction by Maria Vassilakou, Deputy Mayor of Vienna. To the event.

7.May 2019

Gasometervorfeld: Exhibition

All contributions at a glance: An exhibition at the Wiener Planungswerkstatt will show all contributions to the competition „Gasometervorfeld“, which BWM Architekten has won until May 10th. Project. Wiener Planungswerkstatt.

3.May 2019

New look for a&o Amsterdam

Just in time for tulip season the a&o Hostel in Amsterdam features a new design! For Europe’s largest hostel operator BWM Architekten developed the redesign of the entire portfolio, a modular refurbishment system with powerful colour accents introducing a new style while also offering fun & comfort. To the project.

2.May 2019

Team visit

The wonderful view offered by the apartments in Traungasse 12 is a good reason for the team to visit the building after its successful completion. An existing office building designed by Harry Glück in the 1960ies was extended and converted into a modern residential building by BWM Architekten now featuring a strikingly shimmering façade. To the project.

29.April 2019

All aboard!

Now open: Vienna House Amber Baltic Miedzyzdroje! BWM Architekten have completely redesigned the ocean liner-like Hotel Vienna House Amber Baltic Miedzyzdroje and fitted it to withstand any kind of weather. Maritime-inspired colours and shapes, and seafaring elements in brass and wood ensure that guests immediately feel welcome onboard.