Josef Frank and the Social Dimension in Contemporary Housing

To celebrate 90 years of the Wiener Werkbundsiedlung

Thu 22.09.2022, 16:30-21:00
Social housing issues were of key interest to the architect, activist and intellectual Josef Frank. What can be learned from Frank for engaging with housing…


All Things Frank!

Sat 25.09.2021 – Sun 26.09.2021 12:00–18:00
After years of uncertainty and its falling into disrepair, one of the key works of modern architecture has finally been opened to the public: Haus…


All Things Frank!

Sat 08.09.2018 – Sun 09.09.2018 11:30-18:00
Following the great success of two years ago, the Az W is again opening the Beer villa to the public. This is a rare opportunity to…


All Things Frank!

For 2 more days everything circles around the Villa Beer

Sat 14.05.2016 – Sun 15.05.2016
Within 2 days around 2,500 architecture fans visited Josef Frank’s masterpiece of interwar modern architecture in April. Due to the enormous interest in Villa Beer…

Accompanying programme

Guided Tours of Villa Beer

Sat 02.04.2016, 12:00 –
Sun 03.04.2016, 17:00
Villa Beer is one of the key Viennese architectural achievements of the 1920s and ’30s in the private housing sector. It is regarded as a…


All Things Frank!

For 2 days everything circles around the Villa Beer

Sat 02.04.2016, 11:00 –
Sun 03.04.2016, 21:00
ALL THINGS FRANK: SATURDAY, 02.04. & SUNDAY, 03.04.2016 LOCATION: VILLA BEER, VIENNA 13, WENZGASSE 12 “All Things Frank!” is the catchphrase on the first weekend…


Josef Frank and the housing today

Book presentation and discussion

Tue 26.05.1998, 19:00-21:00
Although the architect Josef Frank is one of the most remarkable representatives of the Austrian modern architecture, until nowadays his work has been appreciated by…


Hintergrund 39


The Hintergrund 39 offers an entertaining follow-up to a symposium on the redevelopment of pre-war modernism. In the course of it, it was possible to…


Discover Hietzing

Az W on Site

Sun 09.09.2018, 14:00-16:00
Walks through Hietzing are scheduled on two afternoons as part of All Things Frank!


Renovating the Modern Heritage I

A cooperation by the Architekturzentrum Wien with the Bundesdenkmalamt

Sat 12.04.2008, 14:00-23:59
Tel Aviv has over 4000 houses built in new functionalist style — an inexhaustible research arena for architecture historians and a major challenge to conservationists.…