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26.October 2016

ORF program „Wien heute“ on 29th October at 7 p.m. featuring grätzlhotel

The grätzlhotel as hip location for an interview on Meidling market for the ORF program. The program „Wien heute“ will be aired on ORF III on Saturday, 29th October at 7 p.m.

30.September 2016

Tip: Architectural journeys through time

To mark the retirement of founding director Dietmar Steiner the Architektur Zentrum Wien takes a look at sixty years of architectural history while offering an outlook on upcoming tendencies. The exhibition is designed by BWM together with Sanja Utech and Nicole Six.

Exhibition "In the end: Architecture. Journeys through Time 1959-2019"
6 October 2016 - 20 March 2017, Alte Halle AzW

Link to Architekturzentrum Wien

13.September 2016

Market launch “Steinterrassen”

Seventy premium flats in an excellent location in Vienna’s 14th district, with an excellent subway and express train infrastructure, have been released for sale. Each flat has either a spacious terrace or a balcony. The standard furnishings include a wide range of fittings and a fitted kitchen. The building also houses a kindergarten, police station and doctors’ surgeries.

To the project: Leyserstraße 2

13.September 2016

1560 visitors in Margaretenhof at Open House Vienna!

This year too, the Open House event was a great success. The programme on 10 and 11 September 2016 with more than 80 addresses included also the Margaretenhof in the 5th district of Vienna. 1560 interested persons visited the historic artistic ensemble within guided tours. The architect Erich Bernard twice guided 150 persons through the premises of BWM Architekten in Margaretenhof .

Link to Open House

5.September 2016

BWM on Best Practice in hotel construction

As an expert for hotel construction Markus Kaplan speaks at the hotel conference organised by Management Forum Starnberg in Munich. On 7 and 8 September the event focuses on international best practise models and new concepts in hotel planning and architecture. Markus Kaplan talks about his experience as a designer and operator of the innovative grätzlhotel in Vienna.

Link to Forum Starnberg

24.August 2016

Grätzlhotel on ECO television magazine

A television report on the Grätzlhotel was broadcasted by ECO, the business magazine of ORF (Austrian Broadcasting Corporation).

12.July 2016

Wine and architecture in Brno

Architecture and wine in Brno: Many renowned wineries in central Europe produce their products within an innovative architectural structure. The exhibition “Wine, architecture and landscape” that has already successfully been shown in Prague and Budapest is making a stop in Brno from 13 July to 2 September. The Vinofaktur Vogau conceived by BWM Architekten is also part of the exhibition. 

Architecture Gallery Brno, Starobrněnská 18, Brno / Czech Republic
Link to exhibition: Wine and architecture in central Europe

14.June 2016

With brains, heart and muscle power – to Kazakhstan!

The Expo Pavilion 2017 in Astana/Kasakhstan will be designed by BWM Architekten together with Julia Landsiedl and Gerhard Bauer! The Expo’s motto is „Future Energy“. Inside the pavilion the energy potential of the human will be dealt with in a playful manner focusing on the role each and everyone has to assume. The big energy issues that will determine the future can be experienced independently due to this change in perspective.

The pavilion’s title: With brains, heart and muscle power!

Photo: © Wirtschaftskammer Wien

20.May 2016

Architekturtage mit BWM

Friday, 3 June 2016
Open Studio Day, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. all visitors are most welcome at the office on Margaretenplatz 4! Bus tour “corporate culture”,  John Harris Fitness, among others.

Saturday, 4 June 2016
Tour by foot “living and working at the Karmeliterviertel”, grätzlhotel, among others, bus tour “excursion Burgenland”, Café Restaurant Grenadier/Burg Forchtenstein, among others.

17.May 2016

Wombats und VIVAMAYR in MADEby

Wir freuen uns über folgende News-Zugänge in der renommierten Design-Zeitschrift MADEby:

Hotel VIVAMAYR in AltausseeWombats City Hostel London

10.May 2016

Hotelier of the Year 2016!!!

We’ve won! Our two grätzlhotel directors Fanny Holzer-Luschnig and Theresia Kohlmayr have been awarded the „Hotelier of the Year“! Five months ago we, the URBANAUTS Hospitality Group, opened the grätzlhotel at the locations Karmelitermarkt, Meidlinger Markt and Belvedere and now our commitment has received the Rolling Pin Award for the innovative hotel concept. We would like to thank all supporters who voted for us online!


4.May 2016

Das 1000ste Projekt

Take a breath, look back and start again:

Over 12 years BWM Architekten have realised exactly 1000 projects. That corresponds to 4.38 days per every new project. This  film is a high speed trip across the remarkable history of BWM Architekten.

30.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

Project: Hotel Caroline ›

25.April 2016

Online Voting until 3 May 2016

Five months ago we –that is the„URBANAUTS Hospitality Group“ as operator- opened the grätzlhotel. Our hotel directors have now made it onto the shortlist of „ Hotelier of the year 2016“! If you too are enthousiastic about our favourites – click here for voting to support.

Project: grätzlhotel ›

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 ›