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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 

Atelier Gespräche [Studio conversations]

Publisher: Sabine Coelsch-Foisner

The "Studio Conversations" are public events held by the University in the glass-roofed inner courtyard of the KunstQuartier [arts centre]. They have achieved special status in more...

Categories: History 

Clemens M. Hutter

Augen auf! [Open your Eyes!]

A Guide for Curious People

Letting your eyes take a walk. Castles, churches, posters, new buildings or structures – these are readily perceived. The hasty glance also takes in numerous small objects, more...

Categories: History  | Austria  | Recreation & Hiking 


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