How do six “alpha offices” with six approaches uncompromisingly find a common urban development concept?
The urban master plan for the remaining part of the urban development area around Vienna Main Station is to be revised. On the approximately 12 hectares large area west of Helmut-Zilk-Park about 250,000 m2 GFA are to be implemented. The procedure specifically poses the question of the character of the new quarter as an independent unit, but also looks for ideas for better embedding it in its surrounding area. The new mission statement was developed in a cooperative process, with the participation of several architects selected in an application process and involving the various stakeholders.
A mobility and open space framework opens up a comprehensive field of possibilities for future development: Variability, differentiation, scaling, programming!