The completion of the allotment house in Vienna brought us the enthusiastic feedback of the architects: “It flies! Thank you for your great work”. We are happy about the successful project and thank the architects of ALLCOLOURS for the successful collaboration!
The world’s first car-free urban IKEA is in the making. The ground-breaking ceremony for the new building at Westbahnhof is scheduled for 2019, and the opening expected for 2021.
In search of ideas for the inner-city location, IKEA invited nine architecture firms from Europe. The idea of querkraft architekten convinced the company, werkraum ingenieure acted as inspection engineer acc. to OIB at this pilote project.
One of the most exciting projects that we will be working on and developing further in 2019 is the Austrian contribution to the first world exhibition in the Arab world in the 170-year history of Expo. Together with querkraft architekten, we were able to be successful in an EU-wide competition against 42 other projects. EXPO 2020 in Dubai will take place from 20 October 2020 to 10 April 2021. See you there!
More than 160 projects, realized by Austrian planners in Austria and abroad, are presented in this book. All published buildings were awarded with selected national and international prizes in 2016 and 2017. We are represented as structural design office with the project Robert College in Istanbul, the architecture is by Alatas Architecture & Consulting. The book is published by Architekturzentrum Wien every two years and the next edition will follow at the end of 2020.
In the Vienna Ringturm all 22 nominated projects of the Client Award’18 of the Central Association of Austrian Architects will be shown in an exhibition until 22 February 2019 with special emphasis on the six prize winners in 2018. Together with fasch&fuchs.architekten we are among the six winners with our project ‘Federal School Aspern’!
One opening and three new exhibitions: The existing permanent exhibition ‘In Arbeit’ was extended to 200m2 and designed by werkraum ingenieure kunst.
By 01. September 2018, our CEO Peter Bauer is appointed Professor at the Department of Structural Design and Timber Engineering at the faculty of architecture and spatial planning.
The entire werkraum ingenieure team congratulates Univ. Prof. DI Peter Bauer!
Formal opening of the artwork in public space “Vienna banquet of human rights & his guardians” of Belgian Artist Françoise Schein on 14th June 2018.
The design of the architectural office querkraft architekten provides a 2000 square metre exhibition space underneath the existing historic hall. The cellar space would be around 6.5 metres deep. To make this possible, the existing interior columns made of cast steel had to be made unencumbered and temporarily expanded.