House T / Haro Architects

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Architects: Haro Architects
Location: , Austria
Architect In Charge: Bernd Haslauer, Roberto Rodríguez Paraja
Collaborators: Angel Muñoz, Christina Golser
Area: 385.0 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Stefan Zauner

Gusswerk Extension / LP Architektur

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Architects: LP Architektur
Location: Salzburg,
Collaborators: Hobby a., CS-architektur, Strobl Architekten
Area: 13,168 sqm
Year: 2012
Photographs: wortmeyer photography

Central Station Salzburg / Kadawittfeld Architektur

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Architects: Kadawittfeld Architektur
Location: Salzburg, Austria
Project Manager: Aldrik Lichtwark
Client: ÖBB Infrastruktur AG
Area: 60,364 sqm
Year: 2013
Photographs: Taufik Kenan, Angelo Kaunat

HTBLuVA Salzburg / Kleboth Lindinger Dollnig

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Architects: Kleboth Lindinger Dollnig
Location: , Austria
Area: 32,000 sqm
Photographs: Paul Ott

Pappas Headquarters – Mercedes Salzburg / Kadawittfeldarchitektur

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Architects: Kadawittfeldarchitektur
Location: ,
Architect In Charge: Dirk zweering
Area: 41,550 sqm
Photographs: Angelo Kaunat, Gerhard Hagen, Andreas Körner

New Paracelsus Spa and Pools in Salzburg Winning Proposal / HMGB Architects

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HMGB Architects shared with us their first prize winning proposal in the competition to design the new Paracelsus Spa and Pools in , Austria. Located at the northern edge of the Mirabellgarten Park, the project will replace the existing Paracelsus Spa and Pool from the 1950s to include a spa with 7 different pools (6 internal and 1 external pool), sauna and therapy spaces, as well as offices for various city departments. The design defines the northwestern park edge through the building’s clear volumetric mass and is divided into a southern part including all pools and a northern part including therapy and office spaces. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Skate Villa by Philipp Schuster

Have you ever dreamed of customizing you own house and transforming it into… maybe an indoor skatepark? In collaboration with Redbull, that’s exactly what Philipp Schuster did in an old house in Slazburg, . It’s an inspiring DIY project with a good deal of concrete bags and a few hard working friends. You can watch the construction process video after the break.

Extension of the Building Academy Salzburg / soma

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In less than two weeks, Austrian practice soma will be celebrating the grand opening of their new extension to the Building Academy in . The extension will serve as a new foyer that acts as the school lobby and as a public space for various cultural events. Using a strategy of a “viscous” affiliation, the new atmosphere is generated through a simulation of viscosity that blends with the existing building geometry yet develops its own presence.

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Music Gymnasium Salzburg Proposal / LETH & GORI

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LETH & GORI was recently awarded the third prize in the open international competition with their proposal for an extension to Music Gymnasium . Their design creates a new extension to the school without stealing space or light from the existing densely built site which is done by digging out the northern part of the site and inserting the extension as a one storey building with courtyards and skylights. Furthermore, the roof of the building becomes a new playful urban landscape for the students. More images and architects’ description after the break.

Salzburg Regional Hospital Extension – SALK / Atelier Thomas Pucher

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Atelier Thomas Pucher recently won the first prize in the international competition for the new extension of the Regional Hospital. The design combines a “double-comb” structure that accommodates treatment and examination rooms with a cross-shaped area dedicated for the ward and nursery departments. This distribution is completed by a final slab that host the laboratory and that integrates seamlessly the whole building. More images and architects’ description after the break.