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TC GUN_Gebaut_Final

6. July 2021

“on Forest’s Edge” housing receives the City of Vienna’s Architecture Prize 2020

We are very pleased to announce: The City of Vienna has recognized GUN | on Forest’s Edge — Housing in the Gundackergasse with its gebaut 2020/Schorsch Prize for Outstanding Architecture!
Affordable housing, whose architectural design attracts critical acclaim.

> Link to Project GUN

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9. March 2021

TC: statement to Thema “pioneering”

next|room asked Mark Gilbert to give a statement on the theme of “pioneering” (“wegweisend”) for the interview series “next|room fragt:”.

> Link to interview (in German)


1. March 2021

TC presents at TURN ON 21

low cost|high touch in wien
On SA 06.03 1300, TC presents two of their housing estates
at Central Europe’s largest Architecture Festival.
Here, the link to the archived digital broadcast: www.turn-on.at

> Project SAT
> Project ASG

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28. January 2021

TC Finalist für A+/Architizer “Best Firm Award 2021″

TC is delighted to announce that we are one of five offices world-wide to be nominated in the category “Best Firm / Multi-Unit Residential Architecture”

> Link to Finalist Gallery A+/Architzer Firm Awards

Social, affordable, and co-operative housing in Europe (2).pdf

19. January 2021

Best Practice in European Housing

The Housing AgencyIreland’s non-commercial government organisation for better housing, has recognized STA and SIE as two examples of best practice in European Housing.

> Link Social, affordable and cooperative housing in Europe

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25. November 2020

GUN – housing project “Am Waldrand” is completed

151 affordable, family-friendly apartments in Vienna’s Gundackergasse have been — despite corona — completed on time and turned over to its occupants.

> Project GUN

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13. November 2020

SCH | “Wohnen an den Schichtgründen” is awarded Honourable Mention from Architecture MasterPrize 2020

TC is pleased to announce that our latest project SCH has received an Honourable Mention in the category “Social Housing” from the 2020 Architecture MasterPrize Awards.

> Project SCH

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8. September 2020

Construction moves forward on the “Marchfeldterrassen”

Construction on ASG | marchfeldterrassen Housing in der Anton-Schall-Gasse is moving
briskly forward! Completion of the 34 Apartments with the distinctive floor plans is planned for
Summer 2022.

> Project ASG

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29. July 2020

SIE | Home 21 named A+/Architizer Award Finalist

trans-city ist proud to announce that SIE is one of five projects world-wide to be chosen as finalist in the category “mixed-use”

> Link to Announcement and Web-Voting


18. June 2020

STA | zwei+plus intergenerational housing recognized for BigSEE Award

BigSEE recognizes outstanding architecture in South-Eastern Europe – from Austria to Greece, from Italy to Romania.
TC is proud to receive an Award for Residential Architecture as well as a nomination for the Grand Prix in Architecture 2020.

Project STA

TC SCH - Schichtgründe 01_2 ©D_Hawelka

2. April 2020

SCH – Schichtgründe Hans-Czermak-Gasse completed

trans_city’s latest Project SCH – Schichtgründe Housing on the Hans-Czermak-Gasse has been completed and turned over to the new residents on schedule!
TC has dovetailed 150 units of affordable housing and 50 market-priced apartments seamlessly together and integrated them all into the lushly-planted Schichtgründe urban devlopment area.

>Project SCH

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25. February 2020

TC Monograph “low cost|high touch” now in Bookstores

Published by trans_city with Birkhäuser Verlag, low cost|high touch: sechs konzepte für leistbares wohnen collects six of TC’s prize-winning housing projects in a boxed set of individual brochures. The monograph documents trans_city’s highly differentiated, programmatic and contextual approach to planning and building housing. The publication includes an introduction by Michael Obrist and a incisive interview from and with Angelika Fitz.


10. January 2020

TC gets nod in 2nd Phase of competition “an der Schanze”

Together with the non-profit developer Familienwohnbau and our project partner feld72, trans_city’s proposal “donaufelder freundschaften” was declared the winner of the two stage developer competion “Donaufeld – an der Schanze” (Lots J and K), located in Vienna’s 21st District.

> to Project

SIE TC MasterPrize ©DHawelka

21. September 2019

trans_city awarded Architecture MasterPrize 2019 for Project SIE/HOME21 Multi-Housing in Vienna/Floridsdorf

The Architecture MasterPrize recognizes outstanding buildings from around the world. We’re quite proud: SIE is one of four projects world-wide to be recognized in the category “Social Housing”.

to Prize Announcement 

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18. September 2019

Laureate Interview / BigSEE Award for Outstanding Architecture in SE Europe

Interview from BigSEE Award for our Projekt FUX now online.
TC speaks at the Awards Ceremony in April 2019

Link to Video/Interview

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25. July 2019

SIE longlisted for dezeen architecture award 2019

TC is proud to announce that SIE/HOME21 has be longlisted for the dezeen architecture award 2019 in the category “Housing Project”.

> Project SIE
dezeen architecture awards 2019


24. May 2019

TC chosen for further development in Competition “an der Schanze” in Vienna

Together with Feld 72, FamilienWohnbau and the top-shelf team of Carla Lo, Martina Jauschneg, Juno-Center for Single Parents und ParaDocks,  TC got the nod for the further development of their project donaufelder freundschaften.

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18. May 2019

LRS/smart+wohnen nominated for ECOLA Award 2019

The ECOLA award recognizes the exceptional use of stucco-rendered surfaces in European architecture. TC thanks the selection jury for the nomination as finalist for this prestigious award.
> Link LRS

Vienna Housing Model_Programme 29th march

1. April 2019

TC on Irish National Radio

TC interviewed on the subject of affordable housing. Broadcast on Irisch Nation Radio “RTE Morning Ireland” .

Broadcast Interview


1. April 2019

TC Presents SIE/Home 21 in Dublin

TC presents their Project SIE in Dublin by the city conference on affordable housing.


Conference: Housing For All: Planning and Housing for the 21st Century


12. March 2019

TC presents FUX at BIG ARCHITECTURE Festival on 17th April in Ljubljana

BIG ARCHITECTURE is Ljubljana’s annual Festival on South-East European Architecture – FUX is nominated for their BIG-SEE Architecture Prize 2019.

>Projekt FUX

BIG Festival Ljubljana

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5. March 2019

TC at Turn On / 07. March 2019

Together with Peter Roitner / heimbau,  TC presents The Project Gundackergasse at the Viennese Architecture Festival TURN ON. Th., 7. März 17:30

> Project Gundackergasse


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22. November 2018

trans_city receives the Architecture MasterPrize 2018 for FUX / Housing for Unaccompanied Minors

The Architecture MasterPrize recognizes outstanding buildings from around the world. We’re quite proud: FUX is one of five projects world-wide, which were recognized in the category “Social Housing”.

to Prize Announcement 

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22. October 2018

SAT in Focus: “Le Sfide dell’Architettura: Edilizia Sociale” is published by Abitare/Corierra della Sera

“Le Sfide dell’Architettura: Edilizia Sociale””Le Sfide dell’Architettura: Edilizia Sociale” analyses the contemporary state of social housing, and documents 18 distinguished projects from around the world. SAT has been included amongst projects from Europe, Africa, Asia and the Americas.

> Link to publication


22. October 2018

SIE receives KlimaAktiv Gold award

The Austrian Ministry for Sustainability has  awarded SAT/Home 21 the Gold Standard.

> Link to Project

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26. July 2018

Best Architects 2019 Awards

We are delighted to be announce that SAT/Housing on the Floridsdorfer Satzingerweg has been awarded the “Best Architects” award in the category Housing/Multifamily

> Project SAT

> Link to “Best Architects” Award


2. July 2018

First Prize in Housing Competition “Anton-Schall-Gasse”

> to Project


15. June 2018

Siemensstraße 142 is named IBA Candidate

In recognition of our project’s integration of temporary programming and multifunctional potential into an innovative, economical building system, the Exhibition Commission has selected trans_city’s Siemensstraße 142 as an IBA candidate.

> to Project


26. April 2018

trans_city is winner in Housing Competion “Gundackergasse”

am waldrand, (Forest’s Edge), a collaboration between TC ZT, DnD Landschaftsarchitektur and the non-profit property developer heimbau, has won a competition for 150 units of social housing on a beautifully wooded site in Vienna/Aspern.

> to Project


25. April 2018

SAT | intergenerational living in the Stavangergasse completed

trans_city’s innovative concept for intergeneration housing has been completed and turned over to to the residents

> to Project