Almanach der Architektur [Almanac of Architecture]

A hundred Classic Buildings

Publisher: Boris Podrecca

The Almanac of Architecture is the result of a comprehensive research project by Boris Podrecca and his team at the University of Stuttgart. The book shows 100 outstanding more...

Categories: Architecture 

AnsichtsSache [Point of view]

Art for building – architecture in Upper Austria

Publisher: Direktion Kultur, Amt der Oberösterreichischen Landesregierung

This publication looks at a decade of "art in architecture" in the Province of Upper Austria where, since the year 2000, art for public building has been a requirement under more...

Categories: Architecture 

Anthony Alofsin

Architektur beim Wort nehmen [Taking architecture at its word]

The language of architecture in the Habsburg Empire and its successor states

"Taking architecture at its word" examines the varied but under-rated architecture of the latter period of the Austro-Hungarian monarchy and its successor states. Anthony Alofsin more...

Categories: Architecture  | History 

Johann Josef Böker

Architektur der Gotik/Gothic Architecture [Gothic Architecture]

Catalogue of the world-largest collection of gothic architectural drawings in the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna

Standing speechless with admiration before the marvel of a Gothic cathedral, do we not wonder at the achievements of the great master builders and the late mediaeval stonemasons' more...

Categories: Architecture  | History 

Winfried Nerdinger, Inez Florschütz

Architektur der Wunderkinder [Architecture by the young prodigies]

Radical change and repression in Bavaria, 1945-1960

The title alludes to the satirical film Wir Wunderkinder [Aren't We wonderful?] (Germany, 1958), which deals with the fundamental dichotomy within post-war Germany, invoking more...

Categories: Architecture  | History 

ausgezeichnet

Upper Austrian Culture Prize for Architecture

Publisher: afo architekturforum oberösterreich, Direktion Kultur des Landes Oberösterreich

Landscape portrait – portrait landscape In order to recognise achievements in building culture in the range of disciplines, Upper Austria first awarded a culture prize for more...

Categories: Architecture  | History