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Contemporary Architecture – Vienna – 004

Pattern… Vienna, March 2016 [Photo+Digital artwork] Windows – Day and night Vienna, March 2016 [Photo+Digital artwork] Room with a specific view. Vienna, March 2016 [Photo+Digital artwork]

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Contemporary Architecture – Vienna – 003

Geometric structure, Vienna, March 2016 [Photo, digital artwork] Curve(s), Vienna, March 2016 [Photo, digital artwork] Interior decoration, MArch 2016 [Photo, digital artwork]

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Contemporary Architecture – Vienna – 002

The Clouds in the City [Digital artwork, Vienna, 2016] Modern living [Photograph, digital artwork, Vienna, 2016] Modern living 2 [Photograph, digital artwork, Vienna, 2016]  

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Contemporary Architecture – Vienna – 001

The term “contemporary architecture” is applied to a range of styles of recently built structures and spaces, which are, more or less optimized for current use… The styles are quite diverse and boast a wide array of influences. Contemporary architecture retains modernism’s … Continue reading

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Vienna, Palais Kinsky

The Palais Daun-Kinsky is located on Freyung square in Vienna. It was built between 1713 and 1719 by the architect Johann Lucas von Hildebrandt and today is one of the most impressive examples of historical architecture in the city. It … Continue reading

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Vienna, Am Graben…

In spite of the pretty long construction period of the famous Viennese monument The “Pestsäule”, the additional aspects of the design and the large number of sculptors involved, the monument appears quite homogeneous. During the period of construction, it changed from … Continue reading

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Enchanting Vienna… Reminiscence – May there be light!

Kärntner Straße and Stephansdom… a phantasmagoric approach Around the lovely Dorotheergasse… Egon Schiele Vienna State Opera (a detail of the facade) and the ambiance of Cafe Central… Cafe Central… Herrengasse Palais Ferstel… Hofburg Palace…early in the morning Sacher cafe… late in the … Continue reading

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Le Look du Jour / The Look of the Day… Turquoise

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Ringstraße and Parliament Building…

Ringstraße and Parliament Building Baron von Hansen’s design for the Reichsratsgebäude uses the famous “Neo-Greek” style, which was popular during the 19th century “Classic revival”. [Coat>Pierre Cardin / Glasses>Thierry Mugler / EDT>”Yatagan”, Caron]

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Springtime in Vienna… Schloss Schönbrunn

Schönbrunn Palace is a World Cultural Heritage site and Austria’s most-visited palace. The baroque total work of art consisting of palace and gardens was for centuries the property of the Habsburgs and is today largely in its original condition. At … Continue reading

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