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Mach’s einfach! Der erste Do-It-Yourself-Führer für Wien

Do-It-Yourself ist der neue Mega-Trend in Wien! Da wird gehäkelt und gestrickt, gehämmert und modelliert und Altes per Upcycling in die chice Gegenwart geholt!

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StadtSpionin

Death of a Manifesto

“Architecture Must Blaze” is the title of a 1980 manifesto by Coop Himmelb(l)au. In it, the architects declare: “we don’t want to exclude everything that is disquieting.” A ‘wing’ suspended from a crane is set ablaze to mark the occasion. 114 more words

Writing

House of Music by Coop Himmelb(l)au | An apparently messy Chimera

The first time you look at this building, you may have a bad impression. That’s what happened to me: I immediately thought it was a real mess, with all those jarring and chaotic lines and those disorganized  porthole windows. 374 more words

Buildings

Wolf Prix - Before We Were So Rudely Interrupted

Wolf Prix begins by speaking of Raimund Abraham as a friend and founding father for a generation of Viennese architectural rebels. He identifies in Viennese architecture from the Baroque to now a concern with spatial sequences. 96 more words

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