Client: Austrian Broadcasting Corporation, ORF
Status: competition 2014, completion 2022
The tension between overall coherence and emphasized autonomy of certain components are a central topic of Roland Rainer’s work. Accordingly the new building joins the ensemble without denying its own identity. Transparency is the predominant topic. The newsroom forms the heart of the new building. The forecourt in combination with the ample spatial sequencing generates a connection between inside and outside that is conveyed to the different workspaces.