new spirits in architecture (4) virtual real-estate

tour 32

Sun 22.11.1998, 14:00-23:59

Virtual real-estate is working on architecture with using almost purely digital instruments. Apart from developing programmes to demonstrate architecture via 3D-renderings the ten-headed team increasingly works on interactive, networked 3D-environments for the spacial-temporal organisation, manipulation and visualisation of data as “information architecture”.

Some of their projects:

School of the City of Vienna, Kinkplatz, Architect: Helmut Richter,1992
Redesign of the Main square in Wiener Neustadt, Architects: eichinger oder knechtl, 1995
“Media pavillion”, Biennale Venice, Architects: Coop Himmelb(l)au, 1995
“Millennium Tower”, Architects: Peichl, Podrecca, Weber, 1996
and many more


“schafft:wissen”(“create:science”) 150 years of Austrian Academy of Sciences, 1997 (with eichinger oder knechtl)
“NAMEisBOND”, 3D search engine, Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 1997
“the road to wauwatosa”, Harley Davidson & Silicon Graphics, 1998
and many more

Start at 2 p.m. at the Architekturzentrum Wien
Tickets: ATS 150.- Students: ATS 100.-

The team and its projects will be presented by Christian Muhr.