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Riegler Riewe Architects Quality, aesthetic, sustainable design Riegler Riewe Architects, founded 1987 in Graz, Austria, is an internationally renowned and award-winning office for architecture led and managed by Florian Riegler and Roger Riewe, both professors at universities in Graz and Berlin. The firm’s primary practice areas include: educational and cultural buildings, infrastructure facilities, office and research projects, as well as master planning and urban design. TEXT: ELISABETH DOEHNE
Architecture and design aim to give meaning to what surrounds us. The form and matter of things reflect a purpose that only well-built, intelligent, aesthetic and sustainable concepts can communicate. Building on this philosophy, Riegler Riewe Architects is dedicated to providing highquality architecture through analysis, thoughtful design and professional realisation. European-wide innovative design solutions “One highlight in the success history of Riegler Riewe Architects is certainly that
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the firm gained broad international recognition early on after realising their first projects. And they continue to build on this strong international reputation today,” explains Professor Riewe.
In addition to their Graz office, the architectural firm has established branches in Katowice, Poland and Berlin, Germany. Riegler Riewe Architects currently employs approximately 45 architects, designers and planners. Together, they develop innovative solutions as one of the most forwardthinking and respected architectural firms in Europe. The interdisciplinary task of building Driven by curiosity and creativity, they go beyond the obvious. Their work is characterised by the conceptualisation and under-
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