Privacy policy

Data protection

We care about the protection of your personal data. We only use the information you share with us strictly in accordance with the provisions laid down by law (DSGVO, TKG 2003).

Contact with us

If you contact us using a form on the website or per email, the details you provide will be stored by us for purposes of processing your enquiry and for any follow-up questions. We do not pass on any of your personal data to third parties without your prior consent.


Our website uses so-called ‘cookies’. A cookie is a small package of text data, and is completely harmless.

We use cookies to improve the user-friendliness of our services. Some cookies remain on your hard drive until you delete them. They enable us to identify your browser the next time you visit our website.

If you do not want this, you can set your Preferences to inform you when setting a cookie, or to only allow cookies on an individual basis.

Not accepting cookies can impair some of the functions on our website.

Web analysis with Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (‘Google’), with whom we have a data processing contract.

The relationship to web analysis providers is based on the Privacy Shield agreement between the EU and the USA. Google has been licensed to operate under the Privacy Shield Framework since September 2017.

Data processing is undertaken on the basis of the legal provisions of Article 96(3) of the TKG as well as Article(6)(a, consent, &/or f, legitimate interest) of the GDPR. Our interest as defined by the GDPR (legitimate interest) is in improving our services and our online presence. Because we care about our users’ privacy, all data is collected pseudonymously.

This website uses Google Analytics with the extension ‘_anonymizeIp’. IP addresses shared with Google are rendered anonymous by the removal of the last three digits. For further information, see:

You can prevent Google from processing your data by installing a browser plug-in available as a download from

Further information on safeguarding your data at Google Analytics is available here:

Newsletters & Monthly Programme

You have the opportunity to subscribe to our newsletters (Az W general newsletter, schools newsletter, press newsletter) and/or programme (per post), on our website. We just need your email address and contact details, as well as confirmation that you agree to receive the relevant newsletter/programme.

As soon as you have registered for the Newsletter we will send you a confirmation email with a link to confirm your subscription.

Newsletter subscriptions can be cancelled at any time. Please send cancellation requests to one of the following email addresses:, or You details will be immediately updated on our newsletter and programme mailing list.

The Az W newsletter is sent through a service provided by eyepin Österreich GmbH (

Subsequent data collection

When you download Press Images, we store your name, email address and press medium. This information serves only to confirm details of the download.

On joining the Az W Partner Programme we collect details of your name, email address, contact information and, where relevant to the kind of Partnership, your date of birth, matriculation number and company information. This information is for use in contacting you and, when relevant, billing, and stored in compliance with the legal provisions.

We use embedded offers from third party providers to improve the user experience and security of our website. If necessary, information is transmitted to the respective providers of the services or cookies are set by them in your browser:

Your rights

In principle, you have the rights to information, correction, deletion, restriction, data portability, revocation and objection. If you believe that the processing of your data violates data protection law or if your data protection rights have been infringed in any other way, you can complain to the supervisory authority. In Austria, this is the Austrian Data Protection Authority (Datenschutzbehörde).

How to contact us:

Architekturzentrum Wien
Museumsplatz 1
1070 Vienna
T+43-1-522 3115
F+43-1-522 3117