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251.848 Design Studio New Concepts for the Cultural Heritage of Austria
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, UE, 8.0h, 10.0EC


  • Semester hours: 8.0
  • Credits: 10.0
  • Type: UE Exercise
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to formulte crucial aspect of the cultural heritage in austria and they will be trained to evaluate a given site with existing historical architecture (Meiereihof (old dairy farm) in Feistritz am Wechsel). They will be capable of developping an original design project according to given tasks and prepare a comprehensive concept as well as a successful artistic design solution that demosntrates knowldge and respect for the cultural heritage.

We will focus on analyzing the historical dairy farm and developing a new concept for the project.

Subject of course

New Ideas for the former dairy farm in Feistrtz in lower Austria


This semester the studio will focus on the historical heritage of the former dairy farm in Feistrtz that is located just next to Burg Feistritz. We will explore new functions in order to revitalize the areal.

If possible, we are planning an excursion to the site. (Excursion on March 1 is cancelled)

Firts meeting Thursday, March 11, at 9 AM via zoom meeting

Teaching methods

In this class students will apply standard methods of architecture documentation like measuring methods, photo documentation, literature research, formal analyses, typology. Methods refer to the built matter as well as to the theoretical level and imply a historical, contextual programmatic approach.


Änderungen in der LVA aufgrund der Corona-Pandemie

LV wird online abgehalten- TUWEL, if possible, hybrid

Mode of examination


Additional information

Further information:

Portfolio-registration is possible - please turn in  PDF -Portfolio to the teachers !

  • 11.3. at 9:00 am Kick off
  • regular meetings on Thursday, 9-12 am



Examination modalities

A comprehensive anlyses and documenation of the hitsorical architecture on site as well as a original design project. Required material includes a booklet, plans, sections, facade drawings, 3D renderings and a short movie.


TitleApplication beginApplication end
Master Gr. Entwerfen 2021S15.02.2021 09:0022.02.2021 23:59


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 443 Architecture Mandatory elective


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