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Prix | 30.04.2021

Award: Design Educates Award 2021

We are very excited that the Dornbirn City Library has won the Design Educates Award 2021 in the category “Solarlux Choice”! The Design Educates Awards recognize, showcase, and promote globally the best ideas and implementations of architecture and design that can educate. DEAwards reach beyond the regular architecture contest priorities, it searches for something that […] (...)

Rank 9 in the Competitionline Ranking 2020

And again we made it into the Top 10! We are very happy about this joint success of our teams in Bregenz, Vienna, Munich and Paris! The competitionline ranking is the only ranking of architects in the German-speaking world that is based exclusively on competition results. Once a year, the competitionline editorial team evaluates all […] (...)

From the Swabian Alb to the Viennese vineyards

The reference to the landscape, the dialogue between old and new, the reinterpretation of traditional building forms and materiality, precise spatial structures, strict organisation or the staging of an attitude to life – every context is different and all this leaves its traces in the design process of our houses. (...)

Won: 2 competitions for French school projects

Exciting news from our Paris office: we have won two important competitions for French school buildings! The first project, the Lycée Tani Malandi on the small island of Mayotte off the south-east coast of Africa, presents us with special challenges. Because building a school in Mayotte means dealing with many questions on several levels in […] (...)

Views: Patrick Stremler about "The Real Social Network"

Our world is perceptibly changing. Climate and mobility change, housing crisis, inequality, segregation, anonymity, digitisation, biodiversity loss and pandemic: The importance of urban health awakens our longing for cities with a better quality of life and a more human scale. Design can play a huge role in tackling these challenges, but how do we imagine […] (...)
Prix | 15.01.2021

Award: Best Project of 2020

We are delighted to learn that Archello – one of the most important architecture platforms – has recognised two of our projects as Archello’s ‘Best Projects of 2020’! The Public Library and Private House STA, both in Dornbirn, Austria, have been selected from over 3,000 submissions. You can read the full details of these buildings […] (...)
Prix | 20.10.2020

Gagné : Prix d'architecture de Bretagne pour le Collège à Lamballe

Notre Collège Simone Veil a reçu le PAEB – Prix Architecture Espaces de Bretagne 2020 dans la catégorie “Apprendre” ! Le bâtiment scolaire de Lamballe, en Bretagne, réalisé en collaboration avec le bureau d’architecture français Colas Durand, est notre deuxième projet après le Collège Jean Monnet de Broons à recevoir ce prix très convoité. Nous […] (...)
Prix | 28.09.2020

Award: Hypo Client's Award 2020

On September 25, the digital award ceremony of the 8th Client’s Award of the Hypo Vorarlberg took place. From 146 submissions, the jury selected six winners, including our Unterdorf Höchst primary school and Dornbirn municipal library. The Kreuzbergstraße residential complex in Feldkirch earned a recognition. Along with our committed clients, we are proud and happy […] (...)

Views: Dominik Philipp about our new digital working world

The speed of current events forced us to react within a few hours. Our teams have developed a very high level of initiative in this area, which has enabled the rapid change to mobile home-office work. This personal responsibility of each individual in our office was the driving force that significantly accelerated the dismantling and […] (...)
Prix | 26.11.2020

Award: GerambRose for legero united campus in Feldkirchen / Graz

We are very happy about this award, which the association “BauKultur Steiermark” presents every two years as a tribute to high-quality building culture. Not the client, not the architect*, not the contractor, but their joint achievement, the building, is the focus of the award. Of the total of 92 submissions in three categories, the five-member […] (...)

L’interview « Confiné.e.s » d’Anne Mochel, directrice d’agence Paris, pour ‘A’A‘

Face au confinement imposé à tous pour contrer la propagation du virus Covid-19, nombre d’architectes ont dû adapter leur pratique et leur méthode de travail à ce nouveau rythme de vie. La série « Confiné.e.s » leur donne la parole, en interrogeant leur vision de la situation — mais aussi leurs recommandations culturelles. Lisez ici […] (...)