Modern Minimalism in Vorarlberg

The Piranesi Awards and Mentions section features an interview with award winners Stephan and Bernhard Marte of Marte and Marte Architects, who received the 2011 Piranesi Award for their Alfenz Bridge in Vorarlberg, Austria. Despite being relatively small, the Marte and Marte architectural office is one of the more recognised offices in Austria.

An architect can also make a big difference in the domain of civil engineering structures with subtle design interventions.


Photo: Bruno Klomfar

The architectural movement can be credited with achieving a liberal attitude towards architecture and openness both on the political level as well as with construction authorities.


Photo: Marc Lins

The complete article is published in Autumn issue of Piranesi No. 31 Vol. 20.

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