Best of Austria 2020_21

Architektur / Architecture

schwarzes Buchcover Best of Austria Architektur Architecture 2020_21

Cover Best of Austria 2020_21
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Austria's best architecture of 2020 and 2021, with award-winning projects by Berger +Parkkinen Architekten, Bernardo Bader, Dietrich | Untertrifaller Architekten, einszueins architektur, fasch&fuchs.architekten, Franz&Sue Architekten, Hohengasser Wirnsberger Architekten, Innauer Matt Architekten, querkraft architekten, Snohetta Studio Innsbruck, among others.

The eighth edition of Best of Austria offers an overview of the creative and economic achievements of Austrian architecture and building culture on the basis of those projects and people who have been awarded national and international architecture prizes in 2020 and 2021, and makes them visible to a broad audience. More than 130 projects are presented, which are documented with photos, selected plans and short texts by renowned authors. In addition, short portraits pay tribute to outstanding individuals, architectural teams and architectural institutions. An introductory essay by Triin Ojari, director of the Estonian Architecture Museum in Tallinn, analyzes architectural events and building culture in Austria from an outside perspective. The book, written in German and English, is rounded off by a detailed index that provides all relevant information on the awards.

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Publisher: Architekturzentrum Wien
With essays by Triin Ojari, Director of the Estonian Museum of Architecture, and texts by Klaus-Jürgen Bauer, Sonja Bettel, Robert Fabach, Barbara Feller, Eva Guttmann, Gudrun Hausegger, Manuela Hötzl, Anne Isopp, Gabriele Kaiser, Elke Krasny, Marion Kuzmany, Isabella Marboe, Astrid Meyer-Hainisch, Romana Ring, Robert Temel, Nicola Weber
Language: german /english
ISBN: 978-3-03860-316-0
€ 58