the black pearl

The ´Black Pearl´ is not just any loft conversion; it‘s the ship-shaped form of freedom. Black on the outside and white on the inside, this apartment

is situated on the top of a tall building from the mid 19th century. It extends over about 20 meters from south to north. Embedded in the east wall is a fighter jet front shield acting as a window. The very top of the roof is crowned by a spherical sleeping room which is covered by a light dome floating under the sky of the Austrian metropolis. On the upper deck there is the vibrant garden.
From above board we have a unparalleled view of Vienna’s vast horizon and it’s famous buildings: the city hall, the Votiv Church, St. Stephen’s Cathedral, the UNO-City, the Millenniumstower…

the black pearl

In Ecological Construction / Prizes / Realized projects / Selection
Date

2009

Category

Ecological Construction, Prizes, Realized projects, Selection