News

News

2019

2019

Contest results

Invited, single-stage competition: community office and house of health, Vöcklamarkt
Our contest submission for the competition regarding the community office and house of health in Vöcklamarkt entry achieved the 1st prize. We look forward to a good cooperation!

Publication

Krankenhaus Graz: Heilendes Holz
in: holzmagazin online, 30th of July 2019

Contest results

Invited, single-stage competition: Ziehrerstraße, Graz
Our contest submission for the competition regarding the housing project in the "Ziehrerstraße" in Graz entry achieved the 1st prize. We look forward to a good cooperation!

Please find further information about the event on the homepage of GAT.

Contest results

Two-stage competition: accommodation building "Von-der-Groeben-Kaserne", Feldbach
Our contest submission for the competition regarding the renewal of the accommodation building in the "Von-der-Groeben-Kaserne" in Feldbach entry achieved the 1st prize. We look forward to a good cooperation!

3rd Austrian Expert Conference – Modular Construction

Lecture
This year the Austrian expert-conference about modular construction already takes place the 3rd time. Questions like "What is the way forward? - Digital processes in modular construction" and "When the circle close ..." will be taken up.

Date: 25th and 26th of of June 2019
Location: Hotel Vienna South - Hilton Garden Inn (Hertha-Firnberg-Straße 5, 1100 Vienna)
Lecturers: i. a. Arch. DI Simon Speigner

Please find further information about the event on the homepage of the imh Institut Manfred Hämmerle GmbH.

Wooden building prize Salzburg 2019

Exhibition
Wooden buildings are not only well for our climate. They are also architectonically and aesthetically valuable and thereby they set a statement for sustainable building. Wood is a renewable building material and a guaranty for climate-protecting constructing.

Opening: 24th of May 2019, 6:30 pm
Exhibition Period: 25th of May - 28th of June 2019
Location: Architekturhaus Salzburg (Sinnhubstraße 3, 5020 Salzburg)

More information you can find on the homepage of the Initiative Architektur.

We are excited to be part of the exhibition with our projects.

Architectural Days 2019

Excursion
On 24th and 25th of May it means again "Architecture moves Austria". The architectural days invite under the theme "ROOM MAKES CLIMATE" to an exceptional architectural event in Austria. Thereby the Architectural Days celebrate a jubilee, because it is the 10th edition. In the program you can find inter alia a guided tour in the center for inclusive and special needs education in St. Johann/Pongau on 24th of May 2019.

Please find further information about the event on the homepage of the Architectural Days 2019.

JUNG Architecture Talks 2019

Lecture
Creating networks and having expert discussions in a relaxed atmosphere - that is what the JUNG Architecture Talks are about. Over the last few years, the talks have become a fixture in the German architectural calendar and they have also become popular on the international stage. This year, the Architecture Talks will be held in nine different places, offering architects and urban planners a platform for spirited public debate on current issues in the industry. In 2019 too, high-profile speakers and selected newcomers in the architectural scene will guarantee intriguing and informative discussions.

Date: 09th of May 2019
Location: Architekturzentrum Wien (Museumsplatz 1, 1070 Wien)
Lecturers: i. a. Arch. DI Simon Speigner

Please find further information about the event on the homepage of JUNG.

Timber construction with system – industrial building methods for high-quality solutions

Lecture
The building material wood enables us to build homes with a proven system, to develop individual solutions and besides we not need to give up any quality. Serial, industrial building methods allow us to find economical and architectonical solutions and thereby are big chances for wooden- or residential buildings.

Date: 02nd of May 2019
Location: TU Graz (Rechbauerstraße 12, 8010 Graz)
Lecturers: i. a. Arch. DI Simon Speigner

Please find further information about the event on the homepage of proHolz Steiermark.

Publication

Innovative Architektur - Meisterstücke
in: a3 BAU, 3-4 | 2019

Publication

Holz für den Wohnungsbau forcieren
in: Salzburger Bauer, 04th of April 2019

IHM-Award “GEPLANT + AUSGEFÜHRT” 2019

Exhibition
The exhibition and the competition GEPLANT + AUSGEFÜHRT presents building projects which are standing for perfect teamwork between architects, interior designers and builders.

Date: 01st of April - 26th of April 2019
Location: Bavarian Chamber of Architects, Munich

Date: 13th of September - 06th of October 2019
Location: Städtische Galerie, Bad Reichenhall

More information and the opening hours of the exhibition you can find on the homepage of the Bavarian Chamber of Architects.

We are excited to be part of the exhibition with the chapel of mercy in Ried am Wolfgangsee and the agricultural office center in Maishofen.

LandLuft-University

Lecture
The LandLuft-University is an open program for ten days. With teaching events, the big LandLuft birthday party, with lectures and discussions as well as workshops and excursions.

Date: 25th of March - 04th of April 2019
Location: TU Vienna (Karlsplatz 13, 1040 Vienna)
Lecturers: i. a. Arch. DI Simon Speigner

Please find further information about the event on the homepage of the LandLuft University.

Publication

Publikumspreis geht an Kapelle der Barmherzigkeit
in: Deutsche Handwerks Zeitung online, 15th of March 2019

IHM-Award “GEPLANT + AUSGEFÜHRT” 2019 – Audience Award

Chapel of Mercy, Ried am Wolfgangsee
At the award ceremony on Thursday, 14th of March, 2019 the award-winning projects were appreciated.

Among all nominated projects the chapel of mercy received the most votes from the audience. Therefore the building was awarded with the audience award. We say thank you to all, which voted for our project!

Publication

ZIS St. Johann im Pongau
in: legnoarchitettura, Nr. 34, January 2019

Publication

Wohnen im Stadtzentrum Vöcklabruck
in: Architekturjournal Wettbewerbe, Nr. 342, 01/2019

Publication

Apartment Building Hummelkaserne
LKH Graz Süd West Patient Pavilion
in: Building in the name of people and climate - Architectural timber structures in Styria, 1st edition, Graz 2019

Publication

Der Baustoff Holz ist WM-reif
in: Salzburger Nachrichten, 04th of March 2019

Eco Pavilion by Stora Enso and Tennisclub, Seefeld in Tirol

Collaborating with the community Seefeld in Tirol and Stora Enso, the presenting sponsor of the FIS-Nordic-World-Ski-Championships 2019 in Seefeld in Tirol we built the Eco Pavilion by Stora Enso. During the championships the building is used as showroom by Stora Enso.

Thereby the tennisclub-building on the building ground was pulled down and replaced by the new building. The new building will be used again as such from the local tennis club afterwards.

IHM-Award “GEPLANT + AUSGEFÜHRT” 2019 – Audience Award

Chapel of Mercy, Ried am Wolfgangsee
Agricultural office building, Maishofen
The capel of mercy and the agricultural office building are nominated for the IHM-Award "GEPLANT + AUSGEFÜHRT" 2019. Additionally under all nominated projects, one will be honoured by the audience.

Please find further information about the prize and the coordination opportunities on the homepage of the Deutschen Handwerks Zeitung.

Wooden building prize Salzburg 2019

award ceremony
At the award ceremony on Thursday, 31st of January, 2019 our following projects have been awarded:

Award for center for inclusion and special pedagogy, St. Johann im Pongau
Award for plusenergie-office building oh456
Recognition for hotel Heffterhof
Recognition for chapel of mercy
Nomination for residential building B., Eugendorf
Nomination for agricultural office Center, Maishofen

Dialog Holzbau 2019

Lecture
To create adequate and affordable housings is one of the biggest challenges in our time. Many people think that increasing specifications from norms, guidelines and building laws are responsible for higher costs. With the dialogue we want to motivate for a discussion about affordable housings, standards and quality in wood construction.

Date: 13th of February 2019
Time: 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: WKO Oberösterreich (Hessenplatz 3, 4020 Linz)
Lecturers: i. a. Arch. DI Simon Speigner

Please find further information about the event on the homepage of pro:Holz Oberösterreich.

Publication

Brettsperrholz: Formbar und flexibel
in: holzmagazin online, 22nd of January 2019

2017

2018

Publication

Kunst am Bau, Seniorenwohnhaus Hallein
in: Peter Hartl - Temponale, 1st edition, Salzburg 2018

Publication

Seniorenwohnhaus in Hallein (AT)
in: DETAIL Praxis Holzbau - Raummodule, 2018

Publication

Wohnanlage Hummelkaserne Graz
in: edition:Holz, Nr. 13, September 2018

Contest results

competition: new fire station and local builder's yard Seeham
Our contest submission for the new fire station and the local builder's yard in Seeham entry achieved the 2nd prize.

Publication

Bäume im Bad
in: Mein Daheim, Wohn-Extra 2019

Publication

Keine Lärmbelästigung
in: holzmagazin, 06/2018

Publication

The Center is Alive - Gemeindezentrum und Feuerwehr, Steinbach am Attersee
Creative Pragmatism - Plusenergie-Bürogebäude und Kulturkraftwerk oh456, Thalgau
Uniquely Modular - Seniorenwohnhaus, Hallein
in: Best of Austria - Architektur_architecture 2016_17, Vienna and Zurich 2018

Hinter den Bergen: Massentourismus am Berg

Exhibition
Lois Hechenblaikner shows in an astonishing way, how the alpine region has changed during the last two generations. In comparisions with black-and-white photos from Armin Kniely and his colour photos he relates two szeneries: The one from the past the other from nowadays.

Date: 20th of September 2018 till 16th of November 2018
Time: During the office hours and by arrangement.
Location: Kulturkraftwerk oh456 (Riedlstraße 8, 5303 Thalgau)

An event from the "Wartenfelser Kulturforum". On the ORF TVthek you can see a TV report about the exhibition.

Publication

Krankenhaus in Holz
in: Trockenbau Journal, Nr. 03/2018

5th technical symposium – “Brennpunkt Alpines Bauen”

Lecture
The 5th cross-border technical symposium has as its theme "Lowtech". Very efficient buildings become with easy, but very sustained and resource-friendly regional constructional components possible in line with inhabitant's needs and issues.

Date: 27th of September 2018
Time: 11:30 am to 6:00 pm
Location: Fachhochschule Salzburg, Campus Urstein (Urstein Süd 1, 5412 Puch bei Salzburg)
Lecturers: i. a. Arch. DI Simon Speigner

Please find further information about the event on the homepage of "Alpines Bauen".

Publication

4 Sechsgeschosser auf freiem Feld
in: holzmagazin, 05/2018

Publication

Nachgefragt - Wie kann man die Planungsprozesse im Holzbau effizienter gestalten?
in: zuschnitt 70, June 2018

Publication

Stadt Graz, Stadtbaudirektion (Hrsg.); Guttmann Eva, Kühn Christian, Jonkhans Niels: Wohnbau Hummelkaserne, Urbanes Wohnen in Holz; in: Graz ist Baukultur, 1st edition, Graz 2018

In Between: Heini Staudinger and Cyriak Schwaighofer

Dialog
Heini Staudinger is trader in Schrems, manager of "GEA / Waldviertler Werkstätten", finance-rebel, founder of the "GEA Akademie" and publisher of "brennstoff". Cyriak Schwaighofer is teacher, chairman of the cultural-club "Schloss Goldegg" and manager of the culture- and seminar centre "Schloss Goldegg". Under the title "in between" both will meet each other in the "Kulturkraftwerk" for a dialog.

Date: 27th of June 2018
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Kulturkraftwerk oh456 (Riedlstraße 8, 5303 Thalgau)

Please use the mailing-address kulturkraftwerk.oh456@gmail.com to register.

An event from the "Wartenfelser Kulturforum".

Publication

Agrarzentrum Maishofen im Pinzgau
in: architektur.aktuell Nr. 459, June 2018

FOREST EUROPE Workshop

Lecture and panel discussion
FOREST EUROPE is the pan-European voluntary high-level political process for dialogue and cooperation on forest policies in Europe.
The workshop will join policymakers, researchers and businesses from across the pan-European region to discuss issues of the forest sector competitiveness, and look for effective policy measures at international, national and regional levels. In this respect, the workshop will also strive to identify what further work is needed in intergovernmental cooperation at pan-European policy level under Ministerial Conference on the Protection of forest in Europe.

Date: 29th of May 2018
Time: 1:30 to 3:00 pm
Location: Norway House, Brussels
Lecturers: i. a. Arch. DI Simon Speigner

Please find further information about the event on the homepage of FOREST EUROPE.

Publication

Una centrale culturale a energia positiva, Edificio per uffici oh456 - Kulturkraftwerk, Thalgau (A)
in: azero Nr. 26, March 2018

Media report

Der erste Holzbau für Patienten
in: Kleine Zeitung, 09th of March 2018

Media report

Center for Addiction Medicine in Graz
The alternative station in Graz is the first hospital-building in timber construction. In the next fifeteen years, the building will host different wards of the hospital. You can see an "ORF Steiermark Heute"-report about the building on the ORF TVthek.

Publication

Wohnanlage "Samer Mösl", Salzburg
in: Klimagerechtes Bauen, Fördergesellschaft des Zimmerer- und Holzbaugewerbes mbH, 1st edition, Munich 2018
publication date: 20th of February 2018

22nd International Passive House Conference 2018

Hummelkaserne Graz
The International Passive House Conference is the year's premium Passive House event, where about 1,000 thought leaders and innovators from around the world gather. Here you will find a wide range of networking opportunities! Presentations, workshops and excursions allow you to share your experience with other professionals and to learn more about the latest Passive House developments.

Date: i. a. 10th of March 2018
Time: 2:15 to 4:45 pm
Location: MOC (Munich)
Lecturers: i. a. Arch. DI Simon Speigner

Please find further Information about the event on the eventhomepage.

TURN ON Architecturefestival 2018

CLT in the architecture
This year, the programme agenda TURN ON again presents architectural highlights with ambitious drafting approaches.

Date: i. a. 8th of March 2018
Time: 2:30 to 7:00 pm
Location: ORF RadioKulturhaus (Argentinierstraße 30a, 1040 Wien)
Lecturers: i. a. Arch. DI Simon Speigner

Please find further Information about the event on the eventhomepage.

Energy Globe Award Salzburg 2018 – Nomination

Plusenergie-office building oh456
The plusenergie-office building oh456 is nominated for the Energy Globe Salzburg Award 2018.

Please find further information on the homepage of the Energy Globe Salzburg Award 2018.
Picture: LMZ/Franz Neumayr

Media report

Center for Addiction Medicine in Graz
The alternative station in Graz was opened within the framework of a celebration on 17th of January 2018. You can see an "ORF Steiermark Heute"-report about the building on the ORF TVthek.

Publication

Qualitätssprung für steirische Suchtkranke
in: KLIPP online, 17th January 2018

LIVINGWOOD

Architekturforum holzhochdrei³
At the exhibition "DACH+HOLZ International 2018" BauNetz presents with LIVINGWOOD six award-winning and visionary projects from different countries in europe.

Date: 22nd of February 2018
Time: 10:00 - 10:30 am
Location: DACH+HOLZ International 2018 (Messegelände Köln, Messeplatz 1, 50679 Köln)
Lecturers: inter alia Arch. DI Simon Speigner (Hummelkaserne, Graz)

Please find further Information about the event on the eventhomepage.

Opening

Alternative station Graz south-west, south
The alternative station in Graz is now finished and will be opened.

Date: 17th of January 2018
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Ausweichstation LKH Graz Süd-West, Standort Süd (Wagner Jauregg Platz 1, 8053 Graz)

Contest results

Realization competition: extension office building "Binderholz Bausysteme" in Hallein
Our contest submission for the realization competition regarding the extension of the office building from "Binderholz Bausysteme" in Hallein entry achieved the 1st prize. We look forward to a good cooperation!

2017

2017

Publication

Wiener wohnen in Holz
in: HOLZKurier Nr. 48.17, 30th November 2017

klimaaktiv declaration

Plusenergie-office building oh456
"klimaaktiv" is the austrian quality label for sustainable residential buildings and offices. The klimaaktiv standard evaluates and assesses the energy efficiency, the quality in planning and execution, the quality in materials and construction as well as comfort and air quality.

The plusenergie-office building oh456 was also evaluated and given the klimaaktiv Gold-Standard.

Please find further information on the homepage of klimaaktiv.

Contest results

Realization competition: school campus in Vöcklabruck
Our contest submission for the realization competition (19 participants) regarding the school campus in Vöcklabruck was acclaimed with one of five recognition awards.

Publication

Nachhaltige Architektur - Planen für die Zukunft
in: architektur FACHMAGAZIN Nr. 7/2017, November 2017

Publication

Staatspreis 2017 - Architektur und Nachhaltigkeit
in: Architekturjournal Wettbewerbe Nr. 334, 5/2017

SCANDINAVIAN.LIGHT.&.DESIGN.2017

Seminar: "Sustainability Applied"
Experts present, how you can implement sustainability in architecture and building industry.

Date: 16th of November 2017
Time: 05:00 pm
Location: Semperdepot / Atelierhaus, Lehargasse 6, 1060 Wien
Onstage: i. a. Arch DI Simon Speigner

Please find further information about the conference on the homepage from architektur.aktuell.

Puupäivä 2017 in Helsinki

Wooden buildings and passive houses from Austria
The National Wood Day in Finland will bring together hundreds of building professionals and decision-makers. During the day, there are several high-level seminars including wood architecture, building technology and wood construction. In addition to seminars you can also visit exhibitor's product and service area as well as network with other professionals.

Date: 30th of November 2017
Time: 11:15 am
Location: Wanha Satama, Helsinki
Onstage: i. a. Arch DI Simon Speigner

Please find further information about the conference on the eventhomepage.

International Wood Architecture Conference in Tallinn

Wood architecture in Austria
For the eleventh consecutive time wood architecture conference in Tallinn brings together top architects and engineers from around the world who have stood out with innovative use of wood in their works. Wood is sustainable, lightweight, strong and easiely manufacturable material. While being a very traditional material it can also be adressed as one of the most innovative construction materials given to us by the nature. Using wood is a challenge to both, architects and engineers, the conference seeks answers to such important topics as acoustics and fire safety in timber buildings, use of long span wooden structures, CLT solutions, wooden facades, etc.

Date: 15th of November 2017
Time: 2:30 pm
Location: Salme Culture Centre, Tallinn
Onstage: i. a. Arch DI Simon Speigner

Please find further information about the conference on the eventhomepage.

Constructive Alps – International prize for sustainable renovation and building construction in the Alps

Exhibition
A travellig exhibition accompanying the competition will be exhibiting the 30 projects on the final shortlist at different venues around the Alps. Philipp Clemenz from Lucerne is responsible for the scenography, the exhibition organisation is by the Swiss Alpine Museum in Berne.

Date: 21st of October 2017 - 25th of February 2018
Location: Swiss Alpine Museum in Berne

Other venues of the exhibition you can find on the homepage of Constructive Alps 2017.

We are excited to be part of the best practice buildings in the Alps with the agricultural office center in Maishofen.

Styrian Wood Building Prize 2017 – Nomination

Residential building "Hummelkaserne", Graz
The residential building "Hummelkaserne" in Graz is nominated for the Styrian Wood Building Prize 2017.

Please find further information about the prize and the other nominated projects on the homepage of the "Holzbaupreis Steiermark 2017".

Publication

Alles unter einem Dach | Everything under one roof
in: Themenheft zu Hochparterre November 2017

Einfach Gut Leben – ServusTV

Plusenergie-office building oh456
In week number 41 Mr. Hans Gasperl and a team from DegnFilm were guests in the plusenergie-office building oh456. They made shots for the TV Programme "Einfach Gut Leben" unter the topic: Raw material - Wood!

The videos from Saturday, 14th of October 2017 and Saturday, 21st of October 2017 you can see on the Mediathek from ServusTV.

Austrian Award for Climate Protection 2017 – Nomination

Plusenergie-office building oh456
The plusenergie-office building oh456 is nominated for the Austrian Award for Climate Protection 2017. The winners of the competition will determined by a jury and a public evaluation.

Please find further information about the prize and the coordination opportunities on the homepage of the ORF or the homepage of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management (BMLFUW). Picture: ORF

National prize for architecture and sustainability 2017

Plusenergie-office building oh456
The plusenergie-office building oh456 was awarded the national prize for architecture and sustainability 2017.

Please find further information about the prize on the homepage of klimaaktiv or in the brochure of the award. Photograph: Kurt Hörbst/Quelle: BMLFUW

Burning issue: climate change

Christian Fegg: lecture & discussion
Mr. Fegg is a board member and senior analyst of the Schoellerbank Invest AG. He is a triplicate non-fiction author and a very sought-after interview-partner. Normally he talks about this topic with investors and journalists. But for us he mainly will talk about the societal consequences. Basics about the atmospheric physics as well as the current situation of the arctic will be topics of the lecture.

Date: 19th of October 2017
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Kulturkraftwerk oh456 (Riedlstraße 8, 5303 Thalgau)

Entrance free! (Voluntary donation for food and drinks)
It is requested that people interested register for the event: atelier@sps-architekten.at
An event from WAKUUM 2.0.

Publication

Innovative Gebäude in Österreich
Graz-Reininghaus, Quartier 7
in: Architekturjournal Wettbewerbe Nr. 333, July/August 2017

National prize for architecture and sustainability 2017 – Nomination

Plusenergie-office building oh456
The plusenergie-office building oh456 is nominated for the national prize for architecture and sustainability 2017.

Please find further information about the prize on the homepage of klimaaktiv.

Constructive Alps 2017 – Nomination

Agricultural office center, Maishofen
The agricultural office center in Maishofen is nominated for the architectural prize Constructive Alps 2017.

Please find further information about the prize on the homepage of Constructive Alps 2017.

Publication

Holzwohnbau Hummelkaserne, Graz
in: Vorarlberger Holzbaupreis Journal, 2017

Publication

Wohlbefinden Inklusive
in: holzmagazin - Fachmagazin für den modernen Holzbau, Nr. 04/2017

Excursion

New wood-architecture in "Pinzgau"
A few years ago, it was not profitable to make an excursion about wood-architecture in "Pongau". This has now changed and the "Initiative Architektur" organized a bus tour. The agricultural office center in Maishofen is also in the travel schedule.

Date: 22nd of June 2017
Time: 11:00 am
Meeting point: 10:45 am, Busterminal Nonntal (Erzabt-Klotz-Straße 10, 5020 Salzburg)
Guides: Simon Speigner, Andreas Volker and Wolfgang Aigner (Holzbau Meiberger)

Please find further Information about the event on the Homepage of the "Initiative Architektur".

New releases

Documentation on the agricultural office center Maishofen
Publishing date: June 2017
Available in bookstores or directly with us.

Publication

Zünftige Musik zur großen Eröffnung
in: Salzburger Nachrichten, 27th of May 2017

Opening

Agricultural office center, Maishofen
The agricultural office center in Maishofen is now finished and will be opened.

Date: 26th of May 2017
Time: 13:00 pm
Location: Agrarzentrum Maishofen (Mayerhoferstraße 8, 5751 Maishofen)

resource-efficient materialisation

public set of lectures "Werkberichte"
Date: 23rd of May 2017
Time: 17:00 - 19:00 pm
Location: Technische Universität Wien (Karlsplatz 13, 1040 Wien)
Lecturers: inter alia Arch. DI Simon Speigner (report about prefabrication)

Please find further Information about the event on the Homepage of the TU Vienna.

start of building

Alternative station Graz-South-West
On April 18th, 2017 the construction of the alternative station from the state hospital Graz South-West started. The building will be completed at the end of 2017.

Publication

Nachhaltiges Bauen: Fast klimaneutral
in: BundesBauBlatt 04/2017

Architecture and building in timber

Symposium
Wood-building-experts report, at the University of Technology in Graz, about "architecture and building in timber" and the implementation into teaching.

Date: 21st of March 2017
Time: 9:00 am
Location: TU Graz
Onstage: i. a. Arch DI Simon Speigner

Please find further information about the event on the eventhomepage.

“Architektur der Klimaziele”

FLASCHBACK: Panel discussion - committee for sustainable building
It was the first time, that the discussion was sent via livestream on the internet. Now you can see the whole discussion as a video on the internet.

Publication

Stringent, streng, nachhaltig
Wohnbedarf kompensiert Energieeffizienz
sps÷architekten zt gmbh
in: Architekturjournal Wettbewerbe No. 300, January 2017

Publication

Seniorenwohnheim konsequent in Modulbauweise gefertigt
in: pro:Holz, 1. edition 2017

Expert talk about wooden architecture

A work exhibition about holzbau austria and partners
Date: 16. März 2017
Time: 10:30 Uhr
Location: Handwerk - Fachmesse für Holz, Werkzeug, Farbe & Handel (Messe Wels)
Lecturers: inter alia Arch. DI Simon Speigner ("Wohnbau Hummelkaserne, Graz")

Please find further Information about the event on the eventhomepage.

“Architektur der Klimaziele”

Panel discussion - committee for sustainable building
The committee for sustainable building posed the question, if there is to develop a new architecture in connection with the new climatic goals.

Date: 14th of March 2017
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Erste Bank Campus (Am Belvedere 1, 1100 Wien)

Onstage: Peter Bauer, Otto Kapfinger, Elsa Prochazka, Georg W. Reinberg, Simon Speigner; Isabella Marboe (moderation)

Please find further information about the event on the Homepage of the Federal Chamber of Architects and Consulting Engineers.

Contest results

Architectural contest "Wildgarten - Wohnen am Rosenhügel"
Our contest submission entry achieved the 1st prize in Vienna for the housing estate "Wildgarten - Wohnen am Rosenhügel" (building ground 7/panel 13).

Further Information you can find on the homepage of the Wildgarten Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH.

“The master of light”: Christian Bartenbach

Book presentation
He is known as pioneer of lighting planning. Many international architects worked with his laboratory for light in Innsbruck: Norman Foster und Richard Rogers, Nouvel, Pei, Behnisch, Richard Meier. Bartenbach was even allowed to illuminate the Holy Places of Islam.

Date: 02nd of Februar 2017
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Kulturkraftwerk oh456 (Riedlstraße 8, 5303 Thalgau)

Please find further information about the book at the Müry Salzmann Verlag.

2016

2016

Declaration and property of the month 12.2016

Residential building Hummelkaserne, Graz
"klimaaktiv" is the austrian quality label for sustainable residential buildings and offices. The klimaaktiv standard evaluates and assesses the energy efficiency, the quality in planning and execution, the quality in materials and construction as well as comfort and air quality.

The residential building Hummelkaserne was also evaluated and given the klimaaktive Silver-Standard. In addition was the residential building Hummelkaserne choosen by klimaaktiv as property of the month in December 2016.

Developer price of the ZV 2016

Exhibition
Opening day: December 13th, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm
Duration: December 14th, 2016 to January 27th, 2017
Location: Exhibition center in the Ringturm, Schottenring 30, 1010 Wien
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, closed on holidays
free admission!

The book to this exhibition was published in the Müry Salzmann Verlag.

BAU.GENIAL award 2016 – health and care

The retirement home in Hallein was awarded with the BAU.GENIAL prize 2016.
photo credit: BAU.GENIALAPA-Fotoservice Tanzer

The special prize for exemplary residential building 2016

Award from the Steiermark for the residetial building Hummelkaserne in Graz in the category multi-story building.

Developer prize of the ZV 2016

Nomination for the Plusenergie office building oh456.

Contest results

Architectural contest Sonnrain Leogang
Our contest submission entry achieved the 3rd prize in Leogang for the recreational facility with multifunctional main building

22nd international wood building forum

IHF 2016
Date: 07th to 09th of December 2016
Speakers: e.g. Arch. DI Simon Speigner "Large Scale Wood Buildings"
Location: Congress Center Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Additional information can be found here IHF 2016

“The disruptor of the Chaos”: Friedrich Kurrent

Reading
Date: 03rd of November 2016
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Kulturkraftwerk oh456, Riedlstraße 8, 5303 Thalgau

4th Rosenheimer Wood building Award 2016

Exhibition Salzburg
Opening: 21st of November 2016
Time: 7:00 pm
Duration: 22nd of November to 23rd December 2016
Location: chamber of architects and engineering consultants, branch Salzburg, Gebirgsjägerplatz 10, 5020 Salzburg
Opening hours: Monday to Wednesday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, Thursday 09:00 am to 6:00 pm and Friday 09:00 am to 1:00 pm

Exhibition Munich
Opening: 20th of Oktober 2016
Time: 7:00 pm
Duration: 21st of Oktober until 18th of November 2016
Location: Haus der Architektur by the Bayerischen Architektenkammer, Waisenhausstraße 4, 80637 Munich
Opening Hours: Monday till Friday 09:00 am to 5:00 pm and Friday 09:00 am to 3:00 pm

Building with wood – pathways to the future

Berliner Festspiele
Date: 21st of October 2016 to 15th of January 2017
Time: Wednesday to Monday 10:00 am to 7:00 pm, Tuesdays closed, open on holidays
Location: Martin-Gropius-Bau Berlin, Niederkirchnerstraße 7, 10963 Berlin

Architecture days Wert/Haltung 2016

sps-architekten – Erzabtei St. Peter, Value Retention. Recent modifications and restoration
Date: 03rd of June 2016
Time: 09:00 to 10.30 am
Date: 04th of June 2016
Time: 09:00 am to 10:30 pm / 10:30 am to 12:00 pm Location: Erzabtei St. Peter, 5020 Salzburg

“About Architecture”: Friedrich Kurrent

Book presentation and reading
Date: 01st of April 2016
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Kulturkraftwerk oh456, Riedlstraße 8, 5303 Thalgau

Pilgram 2016

Award for architecture and natural stone

Sonderpreis

Neuinterpretation für Gemeindezentrum und Feuerwehr Steinbach am Attersee.

New releases

Documentation on the "Grüne Mitte" (Green Center) Linz and Hummelkaserne
Publishing date: 14th of Juli 2016 – available in bookstores or directly with us.