Seventh edition of Architekturzentrum Wien’s biannual survey of award-winning buildings in Austria, or designed by Austrian architects in other countries, completed in 2018 and 2019
Each project is documented through colour images, selected plans, and concise text
Offers comprehensive information on Austrian and international architecture awards
Introductory essay on Austria’s contemporary architecture and building culture
The seventh edition of Best of Austria, produced by Vienna-based Architekturzentrum Wien, once again brings together some 170 projects that have won national and international architecture awards in 2018 and 2019, from public buildings and spaces to offices, educational facilities, and single-family homes. Each entry includes full-colour images and a floor plan, section, or elevation, as well as a brief description of the project. Rounding out the volume is a critical essay on contemporary Austrian architecture. All of the country’s major architectural prizes are accounted for in this large and lavishly illustrated volume, making it a valuable up-to-date survey of contemporary architecture in Austria.
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